Snyder's Education Cuts

Record winter, I-96 closure mark 2014 in Redford - Hometownlife.com

Sun, 2015-01-04 08:17

Record winter, I-96 closure mark 2014 in Redford
Hometownlife.com
November started with the general election in which the South Redford Board of Education saw newcomer Shirley Tolliver elected and Trustee Tom Dowdy re-elected. Board President Bruce Mazurowski chose not to seek re-election to the board. In Redford ...

Trafficking in North Dakota is on the rise, and often the victims can't escape - Bismarck Tribune

Sun, 2015-01-04 08:06

Bismarck Tribune

Trafficking in North Dakota is on the rise, and often the victims can't escape
Bismarck Tribune
Forum News Service takes on the issue of human trafficking and female exploitation in this seven-part in-depth reporting series. We explore the emerging crisis as it unfolds in the Oil Patch of western North Dakota, as well as in Minnesota and South ...

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Our View: GOP challenge is getting two wings to fly together - Cheboygan Daily News

Sun, 2015-01-04 02:35

Our View: GOP challenge is getting two wings to fly together
Cheboygan Daily News
Gamrat spoke disdainfully of the “inside game” played by politicians in Lansing and of cutting off the “gravy train” that lobbyists have come to expect. Garcia and Gamrat represent the establishment-tea party divide that ... Similarly, Snyder's ...

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The push-me-pull-me of rationality — Empathy and analysis fight one another - North Denver News

Sat, 2015-01-03 11:15

The push-me-pull-me of rationality — Empathy and analysis fight one another
North Denver News
How could a CEO be so blind to the public relations fiasco his cost-cutting decision has made? When the ... Other co-authors are, from Case Western Reserve: former research assistant, Regina L. Leckie and Angela H. Ciccia, an assistant professor of ...

Welfare chief Corrigan leaves a legacy of reform - The Detroit News

Sat, 2015-01-03 00:15

Welfare chief Corrigan leaves a legacy of reform
The Detroit News
Rick Snyder's administration to focus on being a grandmother and work part time for an undisclosed Washington, D.C., think tank after a lengthy legal career that stretched from the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office to the chief justice's chambers in the ...

UCLA holds off Kansas State in Alamo Bowl - KTTC

Fri, 2015-01-02 23:05

KTTC

UCLA holds off Kansas State in Alamo Bowl
KTTC
Apparently upset that Kansas State took a timeout and hit Bruins quarterback Brett Hundley as he kneeled to down the ball on the final play, Mora quickly turned away from the 75-year-old Snyder after barely shaking hands, then went back and got into an ...

Michigan Approves Unnecessary "Suspicion-Based" Drug Testing for Welfare ... - Care2.com

Fri, 2015-01-02 15:27

Care2.com

Michigan Approves Unnecessary "Suspicion-Based" Drug Testing for Welfare ...
Care2.com
The legislation signed by Governor Rick Snyder establishes a pilot program in three as of yet unnamed counties for “suspicion-based” drug testing. Anyone applying for assistance who is suspected of drug ... Educated working-age adults with children now ...

Snyder face tax fight with GOP peers in second term - The Detroit News

Fri, 2015-01-02 00:22

The Detroit News

Snyder face tax fight with GOP peers in second term
The Detroit News
In May, the Republican governor will ask voters to approve a 17 percent increase in the state's sales tax rate to shore up a $1.2 billion deficit in road funding and boost education spending. But Snyder's days of pushing for tax hikes could be numbered ...
Snyder sworn into 2nd term, pledges to not ease upToledo Blade
Governor says workforce and roads, but not tax cuts, will be focus of second termMichigan Radio
Governor Rick Snyder Starts His Second TermWEMU

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SC school fundraisers in limbo in debate over healthy snack sales - The State

Thu, 2015-01-01 20:10

The State

SC school fundraisers in limbo in debate over healthy snack sales
The State
She checked to see if the smaller Chick-n-Minis might cut it. They, too, have too much ... The S.C. Board of Education sent a letter to school districts late in the summer suggesting they could go ahead with a limited number of food-related fundraisers ...

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SC school fundraisers in limbo in debate over healthy snack sales - MyrtleBeachOnline.com

Thu, 2015-01-01 19:29

SC school fundraisers in limbo in debate over healthy snack sales
MyrtleBeachOnline.com
She checked to see if the smaller Chick-n-Minis might cut it. They, too, have too much ... The S.C. Board of Education sent a letter to school districts late in the summer suggesting they could go ahead with a limited number of food-related fundraisers ...

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Governor Rick Snyder Starts His Second Term - WEMU

Thu, 2015-01-01 17:03

WEMU

Governor Rick Snyder Starts His Second Term
WEMU
Governor Rick Snyder has begun his second term as Michigan's 48th governor. He took the oath of office in a ceremony on the steps of the state Capitol in the freezing cold. Rick Pluta was there.

Governor says workforce and roads, but not tax cuts, will be focus of second term - Michigan Radio

Thu, 2015-01-01 16:55

WEMU

Governor says workforce and roads, but not tax cuts, will be focus of second term
Michigan Radio
“In fact, my answer to you is, as we've solved these problems, now is the time to step on the accelerator, now is the time to set the foundation to make Michigan a great state,” Snyder said. The Republican governor ticked off the accomplishments of his ...
Governor Rick Snyder Starts His Second TermWEMU

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Michigan governor takes oath of office for 2nd term - says more 'incredible ... - The Republic

Thu, 2015-01-01 16:19

WSJM

Michigan governor takes oath of office for 2nd term - says more 'incredible ...
The Republic
He said he wants to lead the country in expanding technical education to fill open jobs in the skilled trades and make Michigan's entrepreneurial climate No. 1. ... Snyder's first term was marked by an improved economy; Detroit's filing for and ...
Governor Snyder Signs Pscholka's Bill Banning College Athletes From ...WSJM

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2014 Year in Review - South Philly Review

Thu, 2015-01-01 08:26

2014 Year in Review
South Philly Review
The program encourages kids to do well in school by giving them a glimpse of how an education opens doors to opportunities after high school; not close them. Several locals from ... On Planet Jupiter.” Colin Smith and Steve Weinik, with a surprise ...

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Inaugural: Snyder cites Detroit turnaround as needed cultural shift - Detroit Free Press

Thu, 2015-01-01 07:28

Detroit Free Press

Inaugural: Snyder cites Detroit turnaround as needed cultural shift
Detroit Free Press
Snyder was referring to a deal that helped Detroit emerge from the largest Chapter 9 bankruptcy in the nation's history in December, while minimizing cuts to the pensions of city retirees and preventing a sell-off of the priceless art collection of the ...
Michigan governor takes oath of office for 2nd term - pledges more 'incredible ...The Republic
Governor Snyder Signs Pscholka's Bill Banning College Athletes From ...WSJM

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Rich Appelbaum: Creating the Future - Santa Barbara Independent

Thu, 2015-01-01 02:59

Santa Barbara Independent

Rich Appelbaum: Creating the Future
Santa Barbara Independent
I chose UCSB over other job offers for several reasons: It had the largest number of sunny days each year (having lived all my life in the East and Midwest, I was California dreaming); the department was known to be progressive and cutting-edge (after ...

Drought, AT&T layoffs, race for sheriff among Merced County's top stories of 2014 - Merced Sun-Star

Wed, 2014-12-31 21:05

Merced Sun-Star

Drought, AT&T layoffs, race for sheriff among Merced County's top stories of 2014
Merced Sun-Star
The company leased a hangar for testing related to Project Loon, cutting-edge balloon technology that provides Internet service to rural areas worldwide. In September, Google launched the first of eight ... Following the newspaper's reporting, a number ...

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2014 Year in Review - South Philly Review

Wed, 2014-12-31 14:57

2014 Year in Review
South Philly Review
The program encourages kids to do well in school by giving them a glimpse of how an education opens doors to opportunities after high school; not close them. Several locals from ... On Planet Jupiter.” Colin Smith and Steve Weinik, with a surprise ...

The Lives They Led - Florida Weekly

Wed, 2014-12-31 13:51

The Lives They Led
Florida Weekly
What began with exchanged glances led to a storybook marriage of almost 45 years — a union cut short by Lee Burke's unexpected death in April. “I have to be thankful that I found .... “She was very vivacious,” Ms. Snyder says. “She always had ...

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School bus routes consolidated - Advocateanddemocrat

Wed, 2014-12-31 09:44

School bus routes consolidated
Advocateanddemocrat
At the December meeting of the Monroe County Board of Education, Underwood said reducing the routes could possibly save the school system $9,000. “We're really not deleting routes, but in ... “Twenty years ago, that would have been 60 percent or more ...

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