Snyder's Education Cuts

Beckmann: Lawmakers gutless on fixing Michigan roads - The Detroit News

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Beckmann: Lawmakers gutless on fixing Michigan roads
The Detroit News
Instead of looking for ways to cut spending — they could have started with the continuing wasteful film subsidies — these legislators decided to play Santa Claus exactly one week before Christmas. Our gallant men and women in Lansing figured out a ...

Legislature's roads plan could impact higher education funding - The Michigan Daily

Thu, 2014-12-18 22:52

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Legislature's roads plan could impact higher education funding
The Michigan Daily
She added that the Snyder administration is devoted to increasing investment into higher education. In 2011, the Snyder administration cut higher education funding his first year in office by 15 percent, but has since proposed incremental funding ...
Road deal produces surprise winnersThe Detroit News
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US-CUBA TO RESTORE DIPLOMATIC TIES; EMBARGO CONTINUES AS US ... - voiceofdetroit

Thu, 2014-12-18 21:44

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US-CUBA TO RESTORE DIPLOMATIC TIES; EMBARGO CONTINUES AS US ...
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... deepest gratitude and commitment to all of them. Cuban students leave class; education through the college level is free in Cuba. .... We are choosing to cut loose the anchor of the past, because it is entirely necessary to reach a better future ...

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Road deal produces surprise winners - The Detroit News

Thu, 2014-12-18 19:52

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Road deal produces surprise winners
The Detroit News
Lansing — Public education and low-income residents emerged the surprise winners Thursday in a compromise road funding agreement between Gov. Rick Snyder and legislative leaders. The multifaceted plan calls for pouring $300 million more into public ...
Governor Snyder announces deal on road fundingWXYZ
Locals optimistic over Lansing deal to fix roadsLivingston Daily
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WATCH NOW: Evening with the Governor - WKAR

Thu, 2014-12-18 18:46

WKAR

WATCH NOW: Evening with the Governor
WKAR
The exclusive one-hour interview includes a rare TV appearance by First Lady Sue Snyder. | Watch it ... The first lady reflects on the campaign and how she was very unhappy when his opponent attacked her husband for allegedly lying on cuts to education.

Born Again Emporium officially open for business - Austin American-Statesman

Thu, 2014-12-18 15:13

Born Again Emporium officially open for business
Austin American-Statesman
Born Again Emporium recently held their ribbon cutting at 200 NW Loop 230 with Ministerial Alliance member church volunteers from Colorado River Cowboy Church, First Baptist Church, First Christian Church, First Presbyterian Church, First United ...

Lawmakers OK deal to put a 7% sales tax on May ballot - Detroit Free Press

Thu, 2014-12-18 14:57

Detroit Free Press

Lawmakers OK deal to put a 7% sales tax on May ballot
Detroit Free Press
Snyder, who won election to a second and final term in November, said earlier he only wanted a ballot option as an alternative to a road-funding plan passed through legislation. ... Those principles were: raising at least $1.2 billion a year more for ...
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Belt Tightening 101 - Wall Street Journal

Thu, 2014-12-18 13:44

Belt Tightening 101
Wall Street Journal
Howard speaks from experience, having served as secretary of higher education in Maryland after a four-year freeze in that state sent average tuition from eighth-highest in the country down to 27th. Why has tuition increased so relentlessly over time ...

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AP-MI–Michigan News Digest 6 pm, MI - wivb.com

Thu, 2014-12-18 13:35

AP-MI–Michigan News Digest 6 pm, MI
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The Michigan House and Senate wrap up their postelection lame duck session Friday and are expected to finish legislative approval of a $1.6 Michigan proposal to fund roads and K-12 through community college education. By David Eggert. UPCOMING: 130 ...

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Governor Snyder announces deal on road funding - WXYZ

Thu, 2014-12-18 12:28

WXYZ

Governor Snyder announces deal on road funding
WXYZ
Under the proposal, voters would be asked to approval a raise in the state's sales tax to 7%. The ballot proposal would also eliminate the state's fuel tax, remove some higher education bodies from the state's school aid fund and amended the state's ...
Fix roads without hurting education, say Flint mayor, road commissionMLive.com
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"That Joke Has Everything": David Letterman, Before Late Night - Deadspin

Thu, 2014-12-18 11:46

Deadspin

"That Joke Has Everything": David Letterman, Before Late Night
Deadspin
They work the rooms and they yearn for their moment under the television lights—the moment that can turn them into paradigms of our age, the names cut into the marble walls of our culture halls: BRENNER. CHASE. KLEIN. ..... David Letterman may not be ...

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"That Joke Has Everything": David Letterman, Before Late Night - Deadspin

Thu, 2014-12-18 11:36

Deadspin

"That Joke Has Everything": David Letterman, Before Late Night
Deadspin
They work the rooms and they yearn for their moment under the television lights—the moment that can turn them into paradigms of our age, the names cut into the marble walls of our culture halls: BRENNER. CHASE. KLEIN. ..... David Letterman may not be ...

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Ann Arbor area business briefs: Richner & Richner and Tecumseh Products - MLive.com

Thu, 2014-12-18 07:38

Ann Arbor area business briefs: Richner & Richner and Tecumseh Products
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To become CFRE certified, Starman met a series of standards set by CFRE International that includes tenure in the profession, education, demonstrated fundraising achievement, and a commitment to service to not-for-profit organizations. ... Rick Snyder ...

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Rise & Shine: Cuomo suggests not protecting teachers from ratings tied to test ... - Chalkbeat New York

Thu, 2014-12-18 07:23

Rise & Shine: Cuomo suggests not protecting teachers from ratings tied to test ...
Chalkbeat New York
by Stephanie Snyder on December 18, 2014 7:20 am ... The city education department will create new policies for using emergency medical responders to handle school disturbances in an effort to send fewer disruptive students to emergency rooms after a ...

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Franklin supports stopping Sussex Tech tuition - The Advertiser News South

Thu, 2014-12-18 06:13

Franklin supports stopping Sussex Tech tuition
The Advertiser News South
FRANKLIN — Bob Walker, Interim Superintendent at Wallkill High School, has pleaded his case across the county for the past few months to eliminate the “user fee” that is being charged to local school districts that send students to Sussex Technical ...

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From seminary to STEM: Local pastor heads up huge education project at ... - Rapid Growth

Thu, 2014-12-18 00:00

Rapid Growth

From seminary to STEM: Local pastor heads up huge education project at ...
Rapid Growth
The Pyramid Campus will house a number of K-12 public schools, charter schools, faith-based schools and even home-school students, plus a number of universities and businesses, all working in close proximity and with access to the cutting-edge ...

Fix roads without hurting education, say Flint mayor, road commission - MLive.com

Wed, 2014-12-17 17:32

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Fix roads without hurting education, say Flint mayor, road commission
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Rick Snyder already has a plan, laid out on Monday, Dec. 8, during a roundtable discussion in Flint, that he ... Davis said he also is quite sure that the roads can be fixed without cutting education in the city of Flint. "Without education, the future ...

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Gov. Snyder on possibility of Flint schools in emergency management: 'It's an ... - MLive.com

Wed, 2014-12-17 16:39

Gov. Snyder on possibility of Flint schools in emergency management: 'It's an ...
MLive.com
The Flint School Board has been hoping to stave off a state-appointed emergency manager by reducing its $21.9-million deficit with mid-year budget cuts. But, if the district doesn't follow a ... That 15 percent reduction requested from the unions is ...

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Gov. Rick Snyder: Speculation over presidential bid shows Michigan 'had a good ... - MLive.com

Wed, 2014-12-17 16:11

MLive.com

Gov. Rick Snyder: Speculation over presidential bid shows Michigan 'had a good ...
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And he doesn't support immediately cutting off welfare from people who fail drug tests. In a wide-ranging talk with MLive reporters and readers from across the state Wednesday, Snyder said passage of a road funding bill in the current lame-duck ...

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Top Dem: House should vote on Senate gas tax hike - Hilton Head Island Packet

Wed, 2014-12-17 14:07

Hilton Head Island Packet

Top Dem: House should vote on Senate gas tax hike
Hilton Head Island Packet
Rick Snyder, business, labor and education groups all back the Senate plan. Whitmer says senators took a "tough vote" to more than double fuel taxes over four years and says that legislative supporters "deserve to have a vote in the House." The House ...

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