Snyder's Education Cuts

Former superintendent takes on GOP incumbent for House 101st district - Traverse City Record Eagle

Sun, 2014-10-19 14:54

Traverse City Record Eagle

Former superintendent takes on GOP incumbent for House 101st district
Traverse City Record Eagle
"(I've) endured the cuts that came down from the legislature and Gov. (Rick) Snyder and got madder and madder each year," Stobie said. "After 40 years in education, I thought maybe it's time to retire from education and try to do something about it ...

Teachers make their cases for Snyder, Schauer - Detroit Free Press

Sun, 2014-10-19 01:19

Detroit Free Press

Teachers make their cases for Snyder, Schauer
Detroit Free Press
As a public school teacher and member of the teachers' union, I support Gov. Rick Snyder because his policies are far better for public education than the policies of Democratic challenger Mark Schauer. So many throughout the political spectrum support ...
Mark Schauer: Bring compassion back to CapitolLansing State Journal
Schauer, allies sound like a broken recordLivingston Daily
Schauer asserts recovery came despite SnyderThe Macomb Daily
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Is Robert Griffin III the Washington Redskins' franchise quarterback? - Washington Post

Sat, 2014-10-18 20:42

Is Robert Griffin III the Washington Redskins' franchise quarterback?
Washington Post
It also would help vindicate the reputation of team owner Daniel Snyder and president Bruce Allen, who paid a king's ransom, three first-round picks and one in the second round, to acquire the former Heisman Trophy winner in the 2012 draft. If Griffin ...

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Editorial: Rick Snyder deserves re-election - Lansing State Journal

Fri, 2014-10-17 17:54

Lansing State Journal

Editorial: Rick Snyder deserves re-election
Lansing State Journal
The solution involves public and private funds, protection of city-owned artwork at the Detroit Institute of Arts and shared sacrifices, including pensioners who agreed to benefit cuts. Most important, Snyder fulfilled his pledge to be a booster for ...
Brad Flory column: Am I nuts, or is this campaign for governor abnormally nice?The Jackson Citizen Patriot
Susan J. Demas: Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder hates campaigning, and it could ...MLive.com
From 'One Tough Nerd' to Embattled GovernorThe Atlantic
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Brad Flory column: Am I nuts, or is this campaign for governor abnormally nice? - The Jackson Citizen Patriot

Fri, 2014-10-17 09:44

Lansing State Journal

Brad Flory column: Am I nuts, or is this campaign for governor abnormally nice?
The Jackson Citizen Patriot
Rick Snyder really cut $1 billion from education. Democratic challenger Mark Schauer and a posse of teachers in a campaign ad say the $1 billion cut is real. Snyder raised eyebrows by calling that a "lie." He says he increased education funding by $1 ...
Susan J. Demas: Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder hates campaigning, and it could ...MLive.com
Editorial: Rick Snyder deserves re-electionLansing State Journal
From 'One Tough Nerd' to Embattled GovernorThe Atlantic
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Susan J. Demas: Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder hates campaigning, and it could ... - MLive.com

Fri, 2014-10-17 06:42

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Susan J. Demas: Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder hates campaigning, and it could ...
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The real work gets done behind closed doors, which is what Snyder's advisers replicated with their "Skunk Works" group to overhaul public education. Snyder firmly believes his record as governor speaks for itself. Why shouldn't he be rewarded with a ...
From 'One Tough Nerd' to Embattled GovernorThe Atlantic
Letter: Democrats have been dishonest about education fundingHollandSentinel.com
Schauer Jobs Plan Pricetag: $3.7 BillionMichigan Capitol Confidential
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Snyder discusses record with with college reporters as election looms - MSU State News

Thu, 2014-10-16 22:54

Snyder discusses record with with college reporters as election looms
MSU State News
The first budget recommendation of Snyder's term in office called for deep cuts in higher education appropriations, and MSU's funding decreased 15 percent. Each year since has seen only modest increases. "We did have to make a cut to the higher ed ...

Governor's office defends education funding; 2nd study says funding's up, but ... - MLive.com

Thu, 2014-10-16 11:57

Governor's office defends education funding; 2nd study says funding's up, but ...
MLive.com
He added that Snyder's budgets cover a large portion of teacher retirement expenses, protecting teacher pensions and freeing up money to spend in the classroom. Murray also pointed out ... The Citizens Research Council found the School aid Fund ...

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Snyder promotes economic growth, skirts gay marriage and pay equity - The Michigan Daily

Thu, 2014-10-16 02:09

Snyder promotes economic growth, skirts gay marriage and pay equity
The Michigan Daily
Questions focused on state appropriations to higher education. In 2011, Snyder cut 15 percent of funding to public higher education institutions. Gradual increases in funding have followed the initial cut: 3.1 percent increase in 2012; 2.2 percent in ...

Snyder promotes economic growth, skirts gay marriage and pay equity - The Michigan Daily

Thu, 2014-10-16 02:09

Snyder promotes economic growth, skirts gay marriage and pay equity
The Michigan Daily
Questions focused on state appropriations to higher education. In 2011, Snyder cut 15 percent of funding to public higher education institutions. Gradual increases in funding have followed the initial cut: 3.1 percent increase in 2012; 2.2 percent in ...

Snyder aims to increase funding for higher education - The Michigan Daily

Thu, 2014-10-16 01:27

Michronicleonline

Snyder aims to increase funding for higher education
The Michigan Daily
In 2011, Republican Gov. Rick Snyder cut higher education funding by 15 percent — a number that's been widely advertised this election season as he campaigns to keep his seat in what has become a tight race against Democratic challenger Mark Schauer, ...
Endorsement: Return Rick SnyderThe Detroit News
Ebola leaves resident worried; Snyder isn't for the peopleThe Macomb Daily
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Endorsement: Return Rick Snyder - The Detroit News

Thu, 2014-10-16 00:18

Michronicleonline

Endorsement: Return Rick Snyder
The Detroit News
Schauer continues to insist Snyder cut education funding — a claim proved false by independent fact-checkers — but commitment to education must be judged by more than just spending. The governor signed critical accountability reforms and provided ...
Ebola leaves resident worried; Snyder isn't for the peopleThe Macomb Daily
Snyder Makes Case for Re-electionMichronicleonline
One debate isn't enoughCity Pulse

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Snyder highlights education goals in Haslett town hall - Lansing State Journal

Thu, 2014-10-16 00:00

Lansing State Journal

Snyder highlights education goals in Haslett town hall
Lansing State Journal
K-12 education funding has been a key talking point of the campaign, with Schauer repeatedly claiming Snyder cut $1 billion from Michigan's public schools since he became governor despite evidence debunking the claim. Snyder has increased overall ...

International Air Force officer home at Howell ROTC - Livingston Daily

Wed, 2014-10-15 17:41

Livingston Daily

International Air Force officer home at Howell ROTC
Livingston Daily
She comes from a long line of travelers who are mostly in the education or law fields. Her parents are teachers and her uncle, brother, ... As a result, Scullion took classes through Cambridge University in the United Kingdom where she was a Snyder ...

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Truth About Education Funding - WLNS

Wed, 2014-10-15 17:15

Truth About Education Funding
WLNS
Democratic challenger Mark Schauer argues Governor Rick Snyder has cut education funding by a billion dollars, while the governor says he's increased school funding by the same amount. So we asked our Nick Perreault to look into what is the truth.

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Michigan Gov. Snyder haunted by ed funding cuts - Education Dive

Tue, 2014-10-14 16:49

Education Dive

Michigan Gov. Snyder haunted by ed funding cuts
Education Dive
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder's 2011 decision to cut $930 million in education spending is coming back to haunt him as he seeks re-election. The education bill in question, signed by Snyder after it was passed by a Republican-controlled Legislature, but a ...
Fact check: What Snyder and Schauer got right, wrongDetroit Free Press
Michigan Truth Squad: Gov. Snyder gets a warning and fracking foul in town ...MLive.com
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Latest Gov. Snyder Ad: The Retired Teacher Is More Than Just a Teacher - Deadline Detroit

Tue, 2014-10-14 12:45

Latest Gov. Snyder Ad: The Retired Teacher Is More Than Just a Teacher
Deadline Detroit
Political commercials can often be a little misleading. Both Democrats and Republican are guilty of that this campaign season. And omissions can often be as bad as lies or half-truths. One of the latest ads for Gov. Rick Snyder is guilty of omissions ...

Education claims in gov race don't tell full story - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-10-14 10:18

The Detroit News

Education claims in gov race don't tell full story
The Detroit News
Education claims in gov race don't tell full story. Gov. Rick Snyder's signature more than three years ago on an education funding bill reducing spending $930 million has become an election-year controversy in his race against Democrat Mark Schauer.

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School spending is up, and on right priorities - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-10-14 04:21

The Detroit News

School spending is up, and on right priorities
The Detroit News
But Schauer has dwelled on education cuts that were made in the first budget after Snyder became governor. Most of that funding drop, however, came from lost federal resources. And the state even made up most of the difference that year, and continued ...

Fact check: What Snyder and Schauer got right, wrong - WZZM

Mon, 2014-10-13 18:24

WZZM

Fact check: What Snyder and Schauer got right, wrong
WZZM
Claim: Schauer said Governor Snyder cut higher education funding by 15% in his first year as governor. Free Press Analysis: This is true. Snyder's 2012 budget did cut higher education funding by 15%. Since 2000, universities have seen their state ...
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