Snyder's Education Cuts

When Scientists Give Up - Jefferson Public Radio

Tue, 2014-09-09 16:54

When Scientists Give Up
Jefferson Public Radio
At his lab at the University of Virginia, Glomski had an exciting new idea about how to study an anthrax infection as it spread through an animal – and doing this with scans, rather than having to cut the animal open. ... Patterson, 43, once worked for ...

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Wolverines' Brady Hoke discusses Ray Rice, Devin Gardner, Penn State - Detroit Free Press

Tue, 2014-09-09 12:50

Wolverines' Brady Hoke discusses Ray Rice, Devin Gardner, Penn State
Detroit Free Press
When the Baltimore Ravens cut running back Ray Rice on Monday, it was their statement about a lack of tolerance for domestic violence. Earlier in the day, TMZ had released a video of him apparently knocking out his ... You educate your guys more that ...

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Fact Check: New TV ad attacking Mark Schauer misleads viewers - Detroit Free Press

Tue, 2014-09-09 11:33

Fact Check: New TV ad attacking Mark Schauer misleads viewers
Detroit Free Press
LANSING — The Republican Governors Association released its latest TV ad today attacking Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer. The ad, titled “Rock Star,” makes claims that are false and misleading. □ Related: Snyder scores 3 out of 4 for ...

DeVos family donates $1M to Michigan Republicans; Dems trail in fund-raising - Detroit Free Press

Mon, 2014-09-08 21:15

DeVos family donates $1M to Michigan Republicans; Dems trail in fund-raising
Detroit Free Press
Of the $1.5 million the Michigan Democratic Party has received, about $207,000 came from unions — with most of that from the Michigan Education Association. But it isn't possible to say ... Joshua Pugh, a spokesman for the Michigan Democratic Party ...

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From the Editor's Desk: Overcoming fatalism and claiming victory - The Circle News

Mon, 2014-09-08 17:06

From the Editor's Desk: Overcoming fatalism and claiming victory
The Circle News
Whether it is Dan Snyder's devious attempts to buy implied support by tribal nations through misdirected philanthropy, the government's glacial pace at addressing land rights for individual Indian landowners or multinational oil and gas corporations ...

From the Editor's Desk: Overcoming fatalism and claiming victory - The Circle News

Mon, 2014-09-08 17:06

From the Editor's Desk: Overcoming fatalism and claiming victory
The Circle News
Whether it is Dan Snyder's devious attempts to buy implied support by tribal nations through misdirected philanthropy, the government's glacial pace at addressing land rights for individual Indian landowners or multinational oil and gas corporations ...

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Scott touts jobs, lower taxes at Kissimmee event - Osceola News-Gazette

Mon, 2014-09-08 16:59

Osceola News-Gazette

Scott touts jobs, lower taxes at Kissimmee event
Osceola News-Gazette
Joined by his running mate, Carlos Lopez-Cantera, Scott touted his platform of cutting taxes, lowering spending but keeping education well-funded and adding jobs by fostering small business to an audience of about 200. “Small business owners like Jed ...

Mike Connell: Tax shift creates big winners, big losers - Port Huron Times Herald

Mon, 2014-09-08 16:56

Mike Connell: Tax shift creates big winners, big losers
Port Huron Times Herald
One of the great tax shifts in Michigan history, a transfer involving hundreds of millions of dollars, has taken place during Rick Snyder's first term as governor. Not only have those changes in tax collections affected 10 .... ALONG WITH redesigning ...

Victory against Detroit school dictator - Workers World

Sun, 2014-09-07 22:27

Victory against Detroit school dictator
Workers World
That means elected officials are ignored, contracts are set aside, some schools are closed, some schools are transferred to other districts, tenure is eliminated, teachers can be let go, curriculum comes under their purview, salaries can be cut and ...

Letter: Issues, not money, should decide elections - HollandSentinel.com

Sun, 2014-09-07 12:03

Letter: Issues, not money, should decide elections
HollandSentinel.com
It is unfortunate that wealthy Republicans have schemed to lower wages for workers, to curb or eliminate health insurance, to cripple Social Security and Medicare, and to cut funding to public education. They do not support women who should receive ...

Letter: Issues, not money, should decide elections - HollandSentinel.com

Sun, 2014-09-07 02:16

Letter: Issues, not money, should decide elections
HollandSentinel.com
It is unfortunate that wealthy Republicans have schemed to lower wages for workers, to curb or eliminate health insurance, to cripple Social Security and Medicare, and to cut funding to public education. They do not support women who should receive ...

In 36 states, governors' races have Republicans, Democrats jockeying for helm - Omaha World-Herald

Sun, 2014-09-07 02:06

In 36 states, governors' races have Republicans, Democrats jockeying for helm
Omaha World-Herald
Tom Corbett, R-Pa., is on the shakiest ground because of an uproar over cuts to education spending and several verbal gaffes. He has trailed Democratic businessman Tom Wolf throughout. In Illinois, Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn is being pushed hard by ...

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Saving the World — One Local Issue at a Time - Dissident Voice

Sun, 2014-09-07 01:29

Saving the World — One Local Issue at a Time
Dissident Voice
That Spokesman-Review building has seen several massive cuts to news staff that for many studying the media business liken this retraction to several death knells to our city's news. ... What that meant was Tucson, for its overall good, had a large ...

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Michigan Political Points: Snyder fights education math in Democrat ad - MLive.com

Sat, 2014-09-06 09:42

Michigan Political Points: Snyder fights education math in Democrat ad
MLive.com
LANSING, MI — Did Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder really cut $1 billion from education? His critics keep saying he did, but with the general election just nine weeks away, Snyder's campaign is fighting what multiple fact-checkers are calling fuzzy math ...

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Snyder defends tax on pensions, downplays $1.8B tax cut to businesses - The Detroit News

Sat, 2014-09-06 01:18

Snyder defends tax on pensions, downplays $1.8B tax cut to businesses
The Detroit News
Lansing— Gov. Rick Snyder downplayed Friday the significance of the $1.8 billion tax cut he delivered to businesses in 2011 and defended his decision to levy the income tax on some pensions. During a statewide public radio call-in show, the Republican ...

Read UM President Mark Schlissel's full inauguration speech - MLive.com

Fri, 2014-09-05 18:34

Read UM President Mark Schlissel's full inauguration speech
MLive.com
Rick Snyder and other elected leaders, Dr. Ruth Simmons, President James Duderstadt, academic leaders from across the globe, and colleagues and friends who have helped shape my professional and personal growth for being here today. I want to thank the ...

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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder defends 2011 tax code changes: 'It wasn't about big ... - MLive.com

Fri, 2014-09-05 14:22

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder defends 2011 tax code changes: 'It wasn't about big ...
MLive.com
"Whether he'll admit it or not, Gov. Snyder cut education funding and increased taxes on families and seniors so he could pay for a massive corporate tax giveaway." Visit the Michigan Radio website for an audio archive of the full interview to hear ...

Manufactured Emergency: The Neoliberal Assault on Michigan - Truth-Out

Fri, 2014-09-05 13:21

Grand Haven Tribune

Manufactured Emergency: The Neoliberal Assault on Michigan
Truth-Out
But right-to-work in Michigan was a done deal, signed into law by Governor Rick “The Nerd” Snyder just a week after it was introduced. Unions hastily bused demonstrators to Lansing, bringing the crowd to 10,000, but Snyder remained unmoved. After all ...
Judge: Michigan Teachers Can Exit Union AnytimeHuffington Post

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Manufactured Emergency: The Neoliberal Assault on Michigan - Truth-Out

Fri, 2014-09-05 13:21

WZZM

Manufactured Emergency: The Neoliberal Assault on Michigan
Truth-Out
But right-to-work in Michigan was a done deal, signed into law by Governor Rick “The Nerd” Snyder just a week after it was introduced. Unions hastily bused demonstrators to Lansing, bringing the crowd to 10,000, but Snyder remained unmoved. After all ...
Judge: Michigan Teachers Can Exit Union AnytimeHuffington Post

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Manufactured Emergency: The Neoliberal Assault on Michigan - Truth-Out

Fri, 2014-09-05 13:21

WZZM

Manufactured Emergency: The Neoliberal Assault on Michigan
Truth-Out
When Michigan Republicans decided to push through a so-called right-to-work bill in December 2012, schools in three districts were forced to close for a day because so many teachers went to the Capitol to protest. Several dozen protesters demonstrated ...
Judge: Michigan Teachers Can Exit Union AnytimeHuffington Post

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