Snyder's Education Cuts

Corbett wins Greater Latrobe mock election - Tribune-Review

Tue, 2014-10-21 21:02

Corbett wins Greater Latrobe mock election
Tribune-Review
Faculty were polled for the first time in this mock vote, which Snyder has been holding for the past nine years at Greater Latrobe. As students tallied ... Senior Alex Dumnich said he preferred Wolf's policies, especially after Corbett's cuts to ...

Rick Snyder vs. Mark Schauer Nonpartisan Candidate Guide For Michigan ... - Huffington Post

Tue, 2014-10-21 17:00

Rick Snyder vs. Mark Schauer Nonpartisan Candidate Guide For Michigan ...
Huffington Post
Education cuts included lost money from end of federal stimulus. Debate centers on impact of $1.8 billion business and corporate cuts, and how they affected the education cuts and the state's economy. Snyder restored some of the education cuts in more ...

Bourbon entering a golden age; Louisville to profit - The Courier-Journal

Tue, 2014-10-21 13:07

The Courier-Journal

Bourbon entering a golden age; Louisville to profit
The Courier-Journal
"At the same time we have revenue that we need to produce to educate our kids and provide public safety for our people ... so we'll be judicious about it." Beyond the direct ... Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Growth secretary Larry Hayes, from left ...

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Democrat Mark Schauer to rally students today at Western Michigan University - Mlive Kalamazoo

Tue, 2014-10-21 09:31

Democrat Mark Schauer to rally students today at Western Michigan University
Mlive Kalamazoo
They favor Schauer's record on education and oppose incumbent governor Rick Snyder's cuts in state funding to WMU. The group, calling themselves "Broncos for Schauer," is also encouraging students to vote on Election Day, Nov. 4. Nora Gimpel, a student ...

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Governors to watch for 2016 and beyond: What the polls tell us - Washington Post (blog)

Tue, 2014-10-21 08:37

Governors to watch for 2016 and beyond: What the polls tell us
Washington Post (blog)
To get a sense of Kasich's strength, compare his performance to that of fellow Midwestern Republican governors Walker and Michigan's Rick Snyder—both of whom are just barely beating expectations in the polls. ... Reviled by the state's public sector ...

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Tufts starts negotiations for new plan regarding janitorial operations - Tufts Daily

Tue, 2014-10-21 00:16

Tufts starts negotiations for new plan regarding janitorial operations
Tufts Daily
... of the contract with DTZ, which Tufts has already signed. “What we've asked DTZ to do is to think about a plan … that would bring Tufts more in line with the efficiency and practice standards that are common in higher education,” Snyder said ...

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Where the National Climate Doesn't Matter - National Journal

Mon, 2014-10-20 20:03

Where the National Climate Doesn't Matter
National Journal
Right now, they're also concerned about the state's Republican-controlled government, whose aggressive budgets cuts and conservative priorities sparked cries that it was out of sync with a Democratic-trending state. "People here are concerned about ...

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opinion - Detroit Free Press

Mon, 2014-10-20 15:06

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Detroit Free Press
Yet cut the state did, with less school funding going into our classrooms now than before Gov. Rick Snyder took office. Countries whose students out-compete ours invested in education during and after the recession because they understand the important ...

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School board approves Perkiomen Valley superintendent's raise - The Times Herald

Mon, 2014-10-20 11:03

School board approves Perkiomen Valley superintendent's raise
The Times Herald
Jenny Cochran, who teaches at Evergreen Elementary School, said she spoke on behalf of herself and the teachers' union, the Perkiomen Valley Education Association (PVEA). “During the 20 months of negotiations, PVEA was told ... Cuts were made to ...

Walberg, Byrnes face off for Congress - Lansing State Journal

Mon, 2014-10-20 10:04

Lansing State Journal

Walberg, Byrnes face off for Congress
Lansing State Journal
JACKSON – Republican incumbent U.S. Rep. Tim Walberg and his Democratic challenger, Pam Byrnes, cast their race for Michigan's 7th Congressional District as a choice as stark as the differences between their parties. Walberg, a 63-year-old former ...

Michigan governor 2014: Rick Snyder, Mark Schauer a numbers game within the ... - The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com

Mon, 2014-10-20 06:42

The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com

Michigan governor 2014: Rick Snyder, Mark Schauer a numbers game within the ...
The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com
Education funding numbers have dominated the governor's race. Schauer has stood by his controversial claim that Snyder cut $1 billion from education, which the governor has called a lie. State records show that total K-12 appropriations are up about $1 ...
Teachers make their cases for Snyder, SchauerDetroit Free Press
Schauer, allies sound like a broken recordLivingston Daily
Mark Schauer: Bring compassion back to CapitolLansing State Journal
The Macomb Daily -The Jackson Citizen Patriot -MLive.com
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Pscholka: Things are looking up - Herald Palladium (subscription)

Mon, 2014-10-20 06:06

Pscholka: Things are looking up
Herald Palladium (subscription)
Pscholka takes issue with Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer's claim that Snyder and the Republicans cut $1 billion from public education. "I call it the Big Lie," he said. "You say it long enough and people buy it. They've been saying it ...

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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
The Jackson Citizen Patriot -9&10 News -MLive.com
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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
9&10 News -HollandSentinel.com -Michigan Capitol Confidential
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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
HollandSentinel.com -Michigan Capitol Confidential
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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 ...
MLive.com
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 ...
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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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