Snyder's Education Cuts

Susan J. Demas: Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder hates campaigning, and it could ... - MLive.com

Fri, 2014-10-17 06:42

Battle Creek Enquirer

Susan J. Demas: Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder hates campaigning, and it could ...
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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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Snyder promotes economic growth, skirts gay marriage and pay equity - The Michigan Daily

Thu, 2014-10-16 02:09

Snyder promotes economic growth, skirts gay marriage and pay equity
The Michigan Daily
Questions focused on state appropriations to higher education. In 2011, Snyder cut 15 percent of funding to public higher education institutions. Gradual increases in funding have followed the initial cut: 3.1 percent increase in 2012; 2.2 percent in ...

Snyder promotes economic growth, skirts gay marriage and pay equity - The Michigan Daily

Thu, 2014-10-16 02:09

Snyder promotes economic growth, skirts gay marriage and pay equity
The Michigan Daily
Questions focused on state appropriations to higher education. In 2011, Snyder cut 15 percent of funding to public higher education institutions. Gradual increases in funding have followed the initial cut: 3.1 percent increase in 2012; 2.2 percent in ...

Snyder aims to increase funding for higher education - The Michigan Daily

Thu, 2014-10-16 01:27

Michronicleonline

Snyder aims to increase funding for higher education
The Michigan Daily
In 2011, Republican Gov. Rick Snyder cut higher education funding by 15 percent — a number that's been widely advertised this election season as he campaigns to keep his seat in what has become a tight race against Democratic challenger Mark Schauer, ...
Endorsement: Return Rick SnyderThe Detroit News
Ebola leaves resident worried; Snyder isn't for the peopleThe Macomb Daily
One debate isn't enoughCity Pulse
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Endorsement: Return Rick Snyder - The Detroit News

Thu, 2014-10-16 00:18

Michronicleonline

Endorsement: Return Rick Snyder
The Detroit News
Schauer continues to insist Snyder cut education funding — a claim proved false by independent fact-checkers — but commitment to education must be judged by more than just spending. The governor signed critical accountability reforms and provided ...
Ebola leaves resident worried; Snyder isn't for the peopleThe Macomb Daily
Snyder Makes Case for Re-electionMichronicleonline
One debate isn't enoughCity Pulse

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Snyder highlights education goals in Haslett town hall - Lansing State Journal

Thu, 2014-10-16 00:00

Lansing State Journal

Snyder highlights education goals in Haslett town hall
Lansing State Journal
K-12 education funding has been a key talking point of the campaign, with Schauer repeatedly claiming Snyder cut $1 billion from Michigan's public schools since he became governor despite evidence debunking the claim. Snyder has increased overall ...

International Air Force officer home at Howell ROTC - Livingston Daily

Wed, 2014-10-15 17:41

Livingston Daily

International Air Force officer home at Howell ROTC
Livingston Daily
She comes from a long line of travelers who are mostly in the education or law fields. Her parents are teachers and her uncle, brother, ... As a result, Scullion took classes through Cambridge University in the United Kingdom where she was a Snyder ...

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Truth About Education Funding - WLNS

Wed, 2014-10-15 17:15

Truth About Education Funding
WLNS
Democratic challenger Mark Schauer argues Governor Rick Snyder has cut education funding by a billion dollars, while the governor says he's increased school funding by the same amount. So we asked our Nick Perreault to look into what is the truth.

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Michigan Gov. Snyder haunted by ed funding cuts - Education Dive

Tue, 2014-10-14 16:49

Education Dive

Michigan Gov. Snyder haunted by ed funding cuts
Education Dive
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder's 2011 decision to cut $930 million in education spending is coming back to haunt him as he seeks re-election. The education bill in question, signed by Snyder after it was passed by a Republican-controlled Legislature, but a ...
Fact check: What Snyder and Schauer got right, wrongDetroit Free Press
Michigan Truth Squad: Gov. Snyder gets a warning and fracking foul in town ...MLive.com
Snyder, Schauer clash over education, Detroit bankruptcy in town hall forumCrain's Detroit Business
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Latest Gov. Snyder Ad: The Retired Teacher Is More Than Just a Teacher - Deadline Detroit

Tue, 2014-10-14 12:45

Latest Gov. Snyder Ad: The Retired Teacher Is More Than Just a Teacher
Deadline Detroit
Political commercials can often be a little misleading. Both Democrats and Republican are guilty of that this campaign season. And omissions can often be as bad as lies or half-truths. One of the latest ads for Gov. Rick Snyder is guilty of omissions ...

Education claims in gov race don't tell full story - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-10-14 10:18

The Detroit News

Education claims in gov race don't tell full story
The Detroit News
Education claims in gov race don't tell full story. Gov. Rick Snyder's signature more than three years ago on an education funding bill reducing spending $930 million has become an election-year controversy in his race against Democrat Mark Schauer.

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School spending is up, and on right priorities - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-10-14 04:21

The Detroit News

School spending is up, and on right priorities
The Detroit News
But Schauer has dwelled on education cuts that were made in the first budget after Snyder became governor. Most of that funding drop, however, came from lost federal resources. And the state even made up most of the difference that year, and continued ...

Fact check: What Snyder and Schauer got right, wrong - WZZM

Mon, 2014-10-13 18:24

WZZM

Fact check: What Snyder and Schauer got right, wrong
WZZM
Claim: Schauer said Governor Snyder cut higher education funding by 15% in his first year as governor. Free Press Analysis: This is true. Snyder's 2012 budget did cut higher education funding by 15%. Since 2000, universities have seen their state ...
Michigan governor Rick Snyder, challenger Mark Schauer clash in debateThe Oakland Press
Michigan's only gubernatorial debate grows testyThe Seattle Times
Gubernatorial Candidates Face Off on EducationFOX 47 News
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Michigan Truth Squad: Gov. Snyder gets a warning and fracking foul in town ... - MLive.com

Mon, 2014-10-13 09:58

The Detroit News

Michigan Truth Squad: Gov. Snyder gets a warning and fracking foul in town ...
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Rick Snyder aggressively defended his first-term record on education, his $1.6 billion business tax cut and the $1.4 billion income tax hike he signed that included new taxes on pensions. The event was expected to be the only time the two candidates ...
Snyder, Schauer clash over education, Detroit bankruptcy in town hall forumCrain's Detroit Business
Finley: Snyder wins forum, but race still onThe Detroit News
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, opponent Mark Schauer spar over Detroit ...Minneapolis Star Tribune
WZZM -Wall Street Journal
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Michigan Truth Squad: Schauer gets 2 warnings and a TBD in gubernatorial ... - MLive.com

Mon, 2014-10-13 06:42

Michigan Truth Squad: Schauer gets 2 warnings and a TBD in gubernatorial ...
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Both sides in the governor's race are cherry picking numbers from specific windows during Snyder's first term to make the case that the governor has cut (or boosted) education funding. In his first year in office, Snyder approved a budget that could be ...

Michigan governor Rick Snyder, challenger Mark Schauer clash in debate - The Oakland Press

Mon, 2014-10-13 04:49

Michigan governor Rick Snyder, challenger Mark Schauer clash in debate
The Oakland Press
Rick Snyder appealed for a second term during a debate Sunday by pointing to Michigan's economic turnaround, while Democratic challenger Mark Schauer accused Snyder of cutting education funding and said he would reverse his tax increase on retirees ...

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder Clashes With Challenger Mark Schauer During ... - Huffington Post

Mon, 2014-10-13 00:08

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder Clashes With Challenger Mark Schauer During ...
Huffington Post
Rick Snyder appealed for a second term during a debate Sunday by pointing to Michigan's economic turnaround and Detroit's progress toward emerging from bankruptcy, while Democratic challenger Mark Schauer accused Snyder of cutting education ...

Finley: Snyder wins forum, but race still on - The Detroit News

Sun, 2014-10-12 23:32

The Detroit News

Finley: Snyder wins forum, but race still on
The Detroit News
Like the billion-dollar cut to education. Spending on schools is up over four years ago, and yet Schauer stuck relentlessly to the claim that the governor has sliced education funds by $1 billion. Each time, Snyder would give the facts, and then ...

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