Snyder's Education Cuts

Obama to outline aggressive agenda despite GOP control of Congress - Indianapolis Star

Mon, 2015-01-19 21:41

Obama to outline aggressive agenda despite GOP control of Congress
Indianapolis Star
“The U.S. is in a talent war with the rest of the world, and Indiana is trying to catch up with that fight,” said Tom Snyder, president of Ivy Tech Community College, which is Indiana's community college system. “In the next decade, it is going to be a ...

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A road map for education in Michigan - Detroit Free Press

Mon, 2015-01-19 18:08

A road map for education in Michigan
Detroit Free Press
Gov. Rick Snyder on Tuesday will deliver his fifth State of the State address, laying out his priorities and a legislative road map for 2015. Snyder must seize this opportunity to make education a top priority this year — ensuring Michigan is ...

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Official vague on how cuts will hit state employees - Lansing State Journal

Mon, 2015-01-19 17:20

Official vague on how cuts will hit state employees
Lansing State Journal
Rick Snyder due to release his proposed fix for the shortfall on Feb. 11, "bringing frontline workers in at this point wouldn't be a productive way of figuring this out," Weiss said Monday. He said the state would work with unions over the longer term ...

Breakfast kicks off new legislative session - Holland Sentinel

Mon, 2015-01-19 12:23

Breakfast kicks off new legislative session
Holland Sentinel
Tonya Schuitmaker, R-Lawton, chalked the multi-million dollar gaps to “pre-Snyder administration mega tax credits” from both the Granholm and Engler administrations, saying the most pressing gap will have to be bridged by executive order or ...

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Black Lives Matter—At School, Too - The Nation.

Mon, 2015-01-19 11:20

The Nation.

Black Lives Matter—At School, Too
The Nation.
In the eyes of the state and private education interests, democratic school boards are inconvenient roadblocks in the neoliberal era of unceasing budget cuts and privatization maneuvers. Last December, for example, the ACLU sued the ... The EAA was ...

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Lawmakers Prepare to Address Budget Shortfall - WMUK

Mon, 2015-01-19 08:44

WMUK

Lawmakers Prepare to Address Budget Shortfall
WMUK
Governor Rick Snyder will present his budget plans for this fiscal year and the next one on February 11th. Legislative leaders say they'd like to protect K-through-12 schools and higher education from cuts, but everything else is on the table. Tags ...

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Sebewaing has youngest leader in its history - Huron Daily Tribune

Mon, 2015-01-19 08:07

Sebewaing has youngest leader in its history
Huron Daily Tribune
A ribbon-cutting ceremony is planned for Feb. 20. Gov. Rick Snyder is being invited, along with other elected officials. ... Something else Khoury would like to do as village president is educate more people about what a village council does. He said ...

Vital role light plays in daily lives - Wicked Local Wakefield

Mon, 2015-01-19 07:03

Vital role light plays in daily lives
Wicked Local Wakefield
The United Nations General Assembly 68th Session proclaimed 2015 as the International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies. Light plays a vital role in our daily lives and is a critical cross-cutting discipline of science in the 21st century.

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Snyder's State of the State to focus on those in need - Battle Creek Enquirer

Mon, 2015-01-19 03:15

Battle Creek Enquirer

Snyder's State of the State to focus on those in need
Battle Creek Enquirer
Also expected to be covered in the speech is one of Snyder's top priorities, giving a boost to vocational education and skilled trades training to match people with available jobs in the state, and K-12 education, especially the troubled Detroit Public ...

Michigan governor names 4th emergency manager for Detroit Public Schools - World Socialist Web Site

Mon, 2015-01-19 01:14

Michigan Capitol Confidential

Michigan governor names 4th emergency manager for Detroit Public Schools
World Socialist Web Site
At a press conference announcing the appointment, Earley tied further cuts in the district to the broad redistribution of wealth effected with the bankruptcy of Detroit. “Detroit's rebirth won't be completed until the chapter on the Detroit ... Snyder ...
A lesson from the EM for DPSCrain's Detroit Business (blog)

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Michigan governor names 4th emergency manager for Detroit Public Schools - World Socialist Web Site

Mon, 2015-01-19 01:14

Michigan Capitol Confidential

Michigan governor names 4th emergency manager for Detroit Public Schools
World Socialist Web Site
At a press conference announcing the appointment, Earley tied further cuts in the district to the broad redistribution of wealth effected with the bankruptcy of Detroit. “Detroit's rebirth won't be completed until the chapter on the Detroit ... Snyder ...
A lesson from the EM for DPSCrain's Detroit Business (blog)

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On 2014 State of State initiatives, mixed results - Lansing State Journal

Sun, 2015-01-18 18:04

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On 2014 State of State initiatives, mixed results
Lansing State Journal
Rick Snyder will launch his second-term agenda with a State of the State speech Tuesday outlining priorities such as an expanded focus on jobs in the skilled trades and a re-evaluation of government programs. ... Legislature over legislation that would ...
Snyder's State of the State to focus on those in needDetroit Free Press
Progress Report: How Gov. Snyder's 2014 State Of The State Goals Stack UpCBS Local
Whatever became of Snyder's 2014 State of the State objectives?Crain's Detroit Business
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STEVE CONN WINS DFT PRESIDENCY AFTER DECADES-LONG BATTLE - voiceofdetroit

Sun, 2015-01-18 14:01

voiceofdetroit

STEVE CONN WINS DFT PRESIDENCY AFTER DECADES-LONG BATTLE
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“Detroit teachers voted today to stand up to the attacks on their schools, their jobs and their students' futures by Snyder and his executive managers,” said Conn in the release. “I take office Tuesday, and am immediately calling a mass meeting of the ...

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A lesson from the EM for DPS - Crain's Detroit Business (blog)

Sun, 2015-01-18 08:12

A lesson from the EM for DPS
Crain's Detroit Business (blog)
We need an enforceable process for schools that are not cutting it." Martin is a Republican and a former Marine. He, like Gov. Rick Snyder, is a CPA. He helped fix the finances at the U.S. Department of Education and has served as an emergency manager ...

Police in schools: Why some Cayuga County-area districts have school resource ... - Auburn Citizen

Sun, 2015-01-18 06:49

Auburn Citizen

Police in schools: Why some Cayuga County-area districts have school resource ...
Auburn Citizen
"An SRO provides a valuable resource and in the event of a serious incident cuts down on response time. Our last SRO was also a lifelong member of the community and offered a type of familiarity that is atypical for most SRO placements. His ...

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President's free community college proposal is part of a big government agenda ... - The Detroit News

Sun, 2015-01-18 03:00

President's free community college proposal is part of a big government agenda ...
The Detroit News
Free education doesn't exist. Someone has to pay for it. Tennessee funds its program with lottery proceeds. The president will presumably reveal his funding plan either in his State of the Union address this week, or when he releases his budget in a ...

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Snyder's State of the State to focus on those in need - Detroit Free Press

Sun, 2015-01-18 00:42

Snyder's State of the State to focus on those in need
Detroit Free Press
Also expected to be covered in the speech is one of Snyder's top priorities, giving a boost to vocational education and skilled trades training to match people with available jobs in the state, and K-12 education, especially the troubled Detroit Public ...
Whatever became of Snyder's 2014 State of the State objectives?Crain's Detroit Business
How Governor Snyder's 2014 State of the State initiatives faredMichigan Radio
How Gov. Snyder fared on 2014 State of the State initiatives as he preps for ...Greenfield Daily Reporter
Union Gazette
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24 hours with the Michigan tea party - Detroit Free Press

Sun, 2015-01-18 00:23

24 hours with the Michigan tea party
Detroit Free Press
John McCain's 2008 presidential campaign and Rick Snyder's first campaign for governor make some in this audience skeptical about his tea party bona fides. So he opens by reminding his audience that he cut his teeth by helping a west Michigan ...

Romney could shake up 2016 Republican presidential race - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Sat, 2015-01-17 21:26

Romney could shake up 2016 Republican presidential race
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Jeb Bush, an establishment candidate cut from the same cloth as Romney who dips from the same well of financial backers. The presidential election is nearly two years out, but handicapping a long list of possible Republican contenders has begun. No one ...

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Falling oil: Local oil industry experts say impact on Lubbock minimal, could ... - LubbockOnline.com

Sat, 2015-01-17 20:50

Falling oil: Local oil industry experts say impact on Lubbock minimal, could ...
LubbockOnline.com
Ewing said the Permian Basin may fare better with the oil price cut compared to other regions due to its efficiency with new technology in oil production. “We've been experiencing ... “I think peripherally we benefited from the oil boom with retail ...

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