Snyder's Education Cuts

Gov. Snyder's budget proposal would cut funding for sliver of state's ... - MLive.com

Fri, 2015-02-20 07:03

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Gov. Snyder's budget proposal would cut funding for sliver of state's ...
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An analysis of Snyder's budget proposal impact on individual school districts by the non-partisan House Fiscal Agency shows 28 school districts and five charter schools would see a cut in funding for fiscal year 2016. That's a little less than 4 ...

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MEDC Feeling the Heat for Corporate Welfare Deals Coming Home to Roost - Michigan Capitol Confidential

Fri, 2015-02-20 06:43

Michigan Capitol Confidential

MEDC Feeling the Heat for Corporate Welfare Deals Coming Home to Roost
Michigan Capitol Confidential
An objective means of determining the benefits of the credits, as measured in the number of jobs produced or retained, has not been forthcoming, and the public can only make educated guesses as to which businesses are claiming the credits. “The MEDC ...

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Rascal Flatts and CMA Foundation Make Big Donation to Help Fund Music ... - KTIC

Fri, 2015-02-20 06:14

KTIC

Rascal Flatts and CMA Foundation Make Big Donation to Help Fund Music ...
KTIC
The Flatts teamed up with the CMA Foundation to announce a $150,000 donation to Little Kids Rock, an organization donating music teacher training, instruments and other resources to public school districts facing budget cuts. Rascal Flatts guitarist ...

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Many kids stuck in poverty without solutions - Sentinel-Standard

Thu, 2015-02-19 23:27

Detroit Free Press

Many kids stuck in poverty without solutions
Sentinel-Standard
The state Earned Income Tax Credit was cut 70 percent in 2011. It goes to working families earning the least. (A 'yes' vote on the May 5 road funding ballot proposal will restore it to 20 percent.) Other barriers are hard caps on lifetime limits for ...
WSW: Report Finds Many Michigan Children Stuck in PovertyWMUK
Report: 1 in 4 Michigan Kids Now Lives in PovertyPublic News Service

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Governor renews emphasis on blue-collar jobs - Livingston Daily

Thu, 2015-02-19 17:50

Monroe Evening News

Governor renews emphasis on blue-collar jobs
Livingston Daily
So in a change of course, the state is going back to its roots and putting renewed emphasis on training welders, machinists, electricians and other blue-collar workers. Gov. Rick Snyder says the pendulum has swung too far toward encouraging students to ...
Snyder puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs in MichiganMonroe Evening News
Michigan governor puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobsMiamiHerald.com

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Many Michigan kids stuck in poverty; Midland County ranks 4th in state - Midland Daily News

Thu, 2015-02-19 15:16

MLive.com

Many Michigan kids stuck in poverty; Midland County ranks 4th in state
Midland Daily News
“It's hoped that the merger of the state departments of Community Health and Human Services will offer improved services for children and families though budget pressures could bring more cuts.'' In addition, Michigan in recent years eliminated ...
WSW: Report Finds Many Michigan Children Stuck in PovertyWMUK
Report: 1 in 4 Michigan Kids Now Lives in PovertyPublic News Service

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Michigan governor puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs - Chicago Daily Herald

Thu, 2015-02-19 13:22

Chicago Daily Herald

Michigan governor puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs
Chicago Daily Herald
Brad Bancroft, left, operates a mill as Nate Joseph, center, and Adam Woodhams, right, look on in the advanced precision machining class at Lansing Community College. Gov. Rick Snyder wants to re-establish vocational and technical schooling as an ...

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Gov. Snyder Puts Renewed Emphasis On Blue-Collar Jobs - CBS Local

Thu, 2015-02-19 13:22

Gov. Snyder Puts Renewed Emphasis On Blue-Collar Jobs
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Snyder Puts Renewed Emphasis On Blue-Collar Jobs. February 21 ... To that end, his new budget proposes a $36 million, or 75 percent, increase in spending on trades training, technical education and career planning. He's promoting ... It's hard to tell ...

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Thoughts on Jay Gruden giving Robert Griffin III the nod - Washington Post (blog)

Thu, 2015-02-19 11:33

Washington Post (blog)

Thoughts on Jay Gruden giving Robert Griffin III the nod
Washington Post (blog)
Daniel Snyder's still telling Gruden what to do! What a sham. Of course go with the ... The two, along with offensive coordinator Sean McVay, are in the process of composing a detailed program for Griffin to work his way through this offseason as he ...

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History for (future) dummies: Jarvis DeBerry - NOLA.com

Thu, 2015-02-19 08:03

NOLA.com

History for (future) dummies: Jarvis DeBerry
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Dressed as Captain America, William Snyder, 6, from Malibu, Calif. right, poses for a photo with Presidential re-enactors, from left, Edward Headington, portraying Ulysses S. Grant, J.P. Wammack, portraying Abraham Lincoln, and C. Roger Cooper, ... Dan ...

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WSU president: State funding formula stresses college - Detroit Free Press

Thu, 2015-02-19 07:53

WSU president: State funding formula stresses college
Detroit Free Press
Snyder focused in performance funding in Michigan in an effort to help all students have access to — and complete — a college education," he said in an e-mail to the Free Press. "The measures were created after wide consultation and have been subject ...

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READ IN: Siberian Express Edition - Washington Post (blog)

Thu, 2015-02-19 07:50

READ IN: Siberian Express Edition
Washington Post (blog)
Walker signed a $541 million tax cut into law in 2014. The decision to delay the ... Rick Snyder (R) in 2014. (DLCC). -- The Department of Housing and Urban Development granted subsidies totaling an estimated $37 million a month to residents who were ...

WSU president: State funding formula stresses college - Detroit Free Press

Thu, 2015-02-19 00:15

Detroit Free Press

WSU president: State funding formula stresses college
Detroit Free Press
Snyder focused in performance funding in Michigan in an effort to help all students have access to — and complete — a college education,” he said in an e-mail to the Free Press. “The measures were created after wide consultation and have been subject ...

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Gov. Snyder puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs - Grand Haven Tribune

Wed, 2015-02-18 18:36

Grand Haven Tribune

Gov. Snyder puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs
Grand Haven Tribune
Snyder puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs. Only a few short years ... To that end, his new budget proposes a $36 million, or 75 percent, increase in spending on trades training, technical education and career planning. ... It's hard to tell a ...

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Bill taking money from School Aid Fund to balance budget deficit passes ... - MLive.com

Wed, 2015-02-18 17:11

MLive.com

Bill taking money from School Aid Fund to balance budget deficit passes ...
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Rick Snyder cutting $103 million. House Bill 4112 cuts about $93 million in general fund spending to specific government programs, including a $12 million reduction for the state's film incentive program. The budget ... He said the tax credits are ...

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Remembering longtime deputy chancellor Kathleen Grimm - Chalkbeat Colorado

Wed, 2015-02-18 17:07

Chalkbeat Colorado

Remembering longtime deputy chancellor Kathleen Grimm
Chalkbeat Colorado
by Stephanie Snyder on February 18, 2015 5:04 pm ... Parents were upset about their child's bus routes, their child's special education services, and (of course) the city's snow day decisions, and they were all demanding answers. ... By doing so she ...

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Chief's report: Fire prevention efforts solid in 2014 - Gwinnettdailypost.com

Wed, 2015-02-18 16:50

Gwinnettdailypost.com

Chief's report: Fire prevention efforts solid in 2014
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#Snyder gave county commissioners a status update Tuesday, highlighting successes of those working to spread prevention awareness, as well as efforts by fire personnel to see that certain high fire-occurance areas in Gwinnett stay safe. #“The more you ...

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Gov. has right idea in funding trades training - Grand Haven Tribune

Wed, 2015-02-18 14:52

Grand Haven Tribune

Gov. has right idea in funding trades training
Grand Haven Tribune
A lot of kids simply aren't cut out for college. So why should ... Rick Snyder will ask Michigan lawmakers for a 75 percent increase in funding for skilled-trades training and career technical education in his budget proposal for the new fiscal year ...

How does Gov. Snyder's budget proposal affect your school district? Use our ... - MLive.com

Wed, 2015-02-18 12:18

MLive.com

How does Gov. Snyder's budget proposal affect your school district? Use our ...
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"As a consequence, some school districts are going to receive a cut to their foundation allowance," said Rep. Sarah Roberts, D-St. Clair Shores. Snyder has proposed budgeting $13.959 billion for K-12 education in fiscal year 2016, which begins on ...
Tax hike part of Milton's initial budgetSunbury Daily Item

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Ken Braun: Here's how Lansing is spending your money this year - MLive.com

Wed, 2015-02-18 07:03

MLive.com

Ken Braun: Here's how Lansing is spending your money this year
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Most of the $13.8 billion School Aid Budget - about $12 billion of it - will come from taxes sent by Michigan taxpayers to Lansing rather than money from D.C. Almost all of School Aid will be spent on K-12 education, making your local school building ...

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