Snyder's Education Cuts

MI GOV: Mark Schauer Just Could Not Get The Votes - Town Hall

Fri, 2014-11-14 14:20

Town Hall

MI GOV: Mark Schauer Just Could Not Get The Votes
Town Hall
He said Schauer's decision to flog Snyder on two major issues — taxing retirement income and cutting education funding — was an effort to persuade 2010 Snyder supporters to switch their vote. “But he didn't have issues to drive Democrats,” Sarpolus ...
Winning by DefaultMackinac Center for Public Policy

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Mich. college students' average loan debt up to $29583 - Lansing State Journal

Fri, 2014-11-14 09:05

Lansing State Journal

Mich. college students' average loan debt up to $29583
Lansing State Journal
Michigan is just coming out of a decade when state aid to higher education was slashed. After cutting higher education funding by 15 percent during his first year in office, Gov. Rick Snyder has returned some of that money in recent years, partly ...

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Business leaders see Michigan's economy gain momentum - Detroit Free Press

Fri, 2014-11-14 00:14

Detroit Free Press

Business leaders see Michigan's economy gain momentum
Detroit Free Press
Rick Snyder's re-election victory and the confirmation of Detroit's Chapter 9 bankruptcy exit plan by Judge Steven Rhodes, the business leaders were in a positive state of mind. FREEP ... Fiscal responsibility has been restored, the state's budget ...

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Sirens sounding in state's human-services system - The Seattle Times

Thu, 2014-11-13 20:31

The Seattle Times

Sirens sounding in state's human-services system
The Seattle Times
While Olympia has tunnel vision on education funding, red lights are flashing on problems in the state's human services system, writes Jonathan Martin. ... They knew what they were getting into,” Judge Charles Snyder said during the hearing in July. I ...

Early childhood education advocates seeks business support - Roanoke Times

Thu, 2014-11-13 17:24

Early childhood education advocates seeks business support
Roanoke Times
In its economic plan for Virginia, the chamber details the results of a wide-ranging survey that shows business leaders believe a strong workforce draws industry investment and, furthermore, that a strong workforce begins with robust early childhood ...

What's Happening for November (UPDATED Nov. 13) - SunHerald.com

Thu, 2014-11-13 00:37

What's Happening for November (UPDATED Nov. 13)
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Financing Your Nursing Career and Education: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Courtyard Marriott Hotel, 1600 East Beach Blvd., Gulfport. Cost: $50 lunch and materials. Register online at mgcbna.org. Preregistration ..... Public hearing: 1:30 p.m., Biloxi City Hall, 140 ...

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Plan promises to save state millions in education spending met w - KOKH FOX25

Wed, 2014-11-12 18:18

Plan promises to save state millions in education spending met w
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Senator Loveless is the author of a bill that would dramatically cut down the number of superintendents, which right now sits at more than 500 across the state, and allow districts to share administrative expenses. He estimates it could save as much as ...

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For most students, achievement reflects income - WOTV

Wed, 2014-11-12 14:02

WOTV

For most students, achievement reflects income
WOTV
Further, a new report cited by the Michigan League for Public Policy finds state funding cuts for K-12 education are the 15th worst in the nation since 2008. Per-pupil spending is $615 ... Rick Snyder's office disputed the finding. The report can be ...

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Ken Braun: A plan to fix the roads that should make (most) everyone smile - MLive.com

Wed, 2014-11-12 10:06

Ken Braun: A plan to fix the roads that should make (most) everyone smile
MLive.com
Rick Snyder circled road funding increases as a goal he still wants to cross off his wish list. ... The obstacle the governor will continue to confront is reluctant Republicans in the both chambers of the Legislature who contend the $1 billion annual ...

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What's Happening for November (UPDATED Nov. 12) - SunHerald.com

Wed, 2014-11-12 01:02

What's Happening for November (UPDATED Nov. 12)
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Financing Your Nursing Career and Education: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Courtyard Marriott Hotel, 1600 East Beach Blvd., Gulfport. Cost: $50 lunch and materials. Register online at mgcbna.org. Preregistration ..... Public hearing: 1:30 p.m., Biloxi City Hall, 140 ...

Unions wasted millions in Wisconsin, Michigan governor races - Watchdog.org

Tue, 2014-11-11 09:01

Unions wasted millions in Wisconsin, Michigan governor races
Watchdog.org
Union bosses dumped more than $7.5 million into the Wisconsin and Michigan governor races only to see both states' labor-reforming incumbents re-elected. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, both Republicans, were two of the five ...

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What's Happening for November (UPDATED Nov. 11) - SunHerald.com

Tue, 2014-11-11 00:56

What's Happening for November (UPDATED Nov. 11)
SunHerald.com
Financing Your Nursing Career and Education: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Courtyard Marriott Hotel, 1600 East Beach Blvd., Gulfport. Cost: $50 lunch and materials included. Register online at mgcbna.org. ..... Public hearing: 1:30 p.m., Biloxi City Hall, 140 Lameuse ...

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Analysis: Lackluster Turnout For Schauer Hurt Dems - CBS Local

Sun, 2014-11-09 10:21

CBS Local

Analysis: Lackluster Turnout For Schauer Hurt Dems
CBS Local
He said Schauer's decision to flog Snyder on two major issues — taxing retirement income and cutting education funding — was an effort to persuade 2010 Snyder supporters to switch their vote. “But he didn't have issues to drive Democrats,” Sarpolus ...

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Snyder defeats Schauer in election for governor - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 2014-11-05 06:48

Detroit Free Press

Snyder defeats Schauer in election for governor
Detroit Free Press
Schauer's claim that Snyder cut $1 billion from public education was repeatedly discredited by impartial fact checkers who said Snyder actually increased school funding by a similar amount, but Schauer doubled down on the claim and repeated it in TV ...
Voters give Snyder 4 more years to lead MichiganCrain's Detroit Business
Snyder Wins Re-Election in GOP waveMichronicleonline
7 ways Tuesday's election changes MichiganBridge Michigan
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Michigan Republican Governor Snyder wins re-election - Reuters

Wed, 2014-11-05 01:13

Hilton Head Island Packet

Michigan Republican Governor Snyder wins re-election
Reuters
Schauer, a former U.S. representative from Battle Creek, had pledged to reverse Snyder's education funding cuts. With 49 percent of precincts reporting on Tuesday evening, Snyder had 54 percent of the vote, compared with 44 percent for Schauer. Polls ...
Snyder rolls to victory over SchauerThe Macomb Daily
Snyder, GOP set Michigan agenda for 4 more yearsHilton Head Island Packet
In Michigan, Frustration Over Economy at the PollsWall Street Journal (blog)
UpNorthLive.com
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Voters give Snyder 4 more years to lead Michigan - Crain's Detroit Business

Tue, 2014-11-04 23:35

CBS Local

Voters give Snyder 4 more years to lead Michigan
Crain's Detroit Business
Schauer, throughout the campaign, keyed in on many of Snyder's controversial moves, especially the pension tax and his cutting of business taxes. But Schauer spent most of his time hammering Snyder on cutting $1 billion from education, a claim that ...
Snyder, GOP Set Michigan Agenda For 4 More YearsCBS Local
Snyder rolls to victory over SchauerThe Macomb Daily
Governor Snyder Wins Second TermMichronicleonline
Wall Street Journal (blog) -Yahoo News UK
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Is Gov. Rick Snyder a Liar, or Just Untruthful? - Huffington Post

Tue, 2014-11-04 09:22

Fresno Bee

Is Gov. Rick Snyder a Liar, or Just Untruthful?
Huffington Post
With less than a week remaining before the 2014 election, the airwaves have been inundated with political advertisements. For Michiganians, this has meant a heavy does of ads for race for governor between incumbent Rick Snyder and Mark Schauer.
Freep Fact Check: The biggest ads of Election 2014Detroit Free Press
Rivals for governor make last pitchesLivingston Daily
AFT's Political Blitz to the Midterm-Election Finish LineEducation Week News (blog)
Fresno Bee -The Michigan Daily
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Freep Fact Check: The biggest ads of Election 2014 - Detroit Free Press

Mon, 2014-11-03 12:39

News & Observer

Freep Fact Check: The biggest ads of Election 2014
Detroit Free Press
Major Claim:"First, I'll reverse Rick Snyder's billion-dollar cuts to our schools." Freep says: "If one uses round numbers and includes cuts in federal school funding, it's accurate to say Snyder once called for a $1-billion education cut. But the $1 ...
Rivals for governor make last pitchesLivingston Daily
Snyder, Schauer make their election eve pitchesNews & Observer
Rick Snyder is not a good political leaderHuffington Post
The Michigan Daily
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Five things to know about Mark Schauer - The Michigan Daily

Mon, 2014-11-03 02:22

Five things to know about Mark Schauer
The Michigan Daily
Schauer wants to increase the School Aid Fund and said he will reverse Snyder's K-12 funding cuts, suggesting that the cuts in education were made in favor of tax breaks for corporations amounting to $1.8 billion. Snyder has responded by claiming that ...

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Sorting governor's race facts from fiction - The Detroit News

Sat, 2014-11-01 00:23

The Detroit News

Sorting governor's race facts from fiction
The Detroit News
Content: The narrator says: "The faces of Rick Snyder's priorities. Alayna Hester in a larger class because of Rick Snyder's education cuts. Jacqueline Payne paying higher property taxes from Rick Snyder. Mike Bauer paying Rick Snyder's new retirement tax.
Hoping for 300000 new jobs, Snyder talks economic programThe Michigan Daily

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