Snyder's Education Cuts

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence - Businessweek

Thu, 2014-07-24 10:16

USA TODAY

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence
Businessweek
But instead of cruising to re-election on the fulfillment of his 2010 promises, Snyder's bid has been met with ambivalence by parts of his own party. Some Republicans ... The business community adores him for overhauling the tax system and delivering ...
Despite fulfilling promises, Michigan governor's quest for second term is met ...Fox Business
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Unions put teachers on streets for votes - Politico

Thu, 2014-07-24 05:09

Politico

Unions put teachers on streets for votes
Politico
Above all, they're out to oust incumbent Republican governors, especially Wisconsin's Scott Walker, Florida's Rick Scott and Michigan's Rick Snyder. Education rarely shows up as a top concern for ... All have moved to curb union influence, cut ...

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Unions put teachers on streets — for votes - Politico

Thu, 2014-07-24 05:09

Unions put teachers on streets — for votes
Politico
All have moved to curb union influence, cut education funding or promote alternatives to traditional public schools — or all of the above. Walker stripped public-sector workers of most collective-bargaining rights (and then beat back a ferocious ...

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GOP race tests Snyder's agenda - Livingston Daily

Thu, 2014-07-24 05:07

GOP race tests Snyder's agenda
Livingston Daily
Rick Snyder's agenda for road funding, education standards and health care. Republicans ... 5 primary ballot for the House seat, supports Snyder's call for new road revenue, implementation of Common Core and Medicaid expansion. ... “Once you get to a ...

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Thu, 2014-07-24 03:19

San Francisco Chronicle

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
But instead of cruising to re-election on the fulfillment of his 2010 promises, Snyder's bid has been met with ambivalence by parts of his own party. Some Republicans ... The business community adores him for overhauling the tax system and delivering ...
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From the Daily: Minimizing maternal deaths - The Michigan Daily

Wed, 2014-07-23 23:11

From the Daily: Minimizing maternal deaths
The Michigan Daily
While this number is highly unacceptable, it's not surprising given the linkpercent of the city's population live below the poverty line, which is only made worse by a lack of education and deteriorated living conditions. Women in poverty are less ...

The Source Of The Nile Decoded 2 - GhanaWeb

Wed, 2014-07-23 21:10

The Source Of The Nile Decoded 2
GhanaWeb
Citizenship; social equality; accountability; mass quality (critical thinking) education; probity; gender equality; tolerance; transparency; social justice; mutual respectability; strategic planning; and patriotism capture the idiomatic essence of ...

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence - The State

Wed, 2014-07-23 18:24

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence
The State
But instead of cruising to re-election on the fulfillment of his 2010 promises, Snyder's bid has been met with ambivalence by parts of his own party. Some Republicans ... The business community adores him for overhauling the tax system and delivering ...

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Union Misstatements - Michigan Capitol Confidential

Wed, 2014-07-23 15:21

Michigan Capitol Confidential

Union Misstatements
Michigan Capitol Confidential
This is a direct result of the $1 billion cut to public education Gov. ... The state dollars spent on K-12 education has increased every year Snyder has been in office going from $11.01 billion in 2011-12 to $11.21 billion in 2012-13 to $11.60 billion ...

Snyder's campaign met with ambivalence - WOODTV.com

Wed, 2014-07-23 14:45

SFGate

Snyder's campaign met with ambivalence
WOODTV.com
But conservative activists are angry about his embrace of the Medicaid expansion in the health care overhaul, Common Core education standards and proposed higher gasoline taxes to improve roads. Snyder also defied fellow Republicans by committing state ...
Rick Snyder's Campaign Met With AmbivalenceHuffington Post
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Rob Portman's Field of Dreams - National Review Online (blog)

Wed, 2014-07-23 14:37

Rob Portman's Field of Dreams
National Review Online (blog)
... 55 and 69 percent. Once one factors out the large numbers of college-educated, middle-income whites who belong to public-sector unions (teachers, social workers, bureaucrats) who are likely to remain Democratic voters, it's obvious there are not ...

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence - Insurance News Net

Wed, 2014-07-23 14:25

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence
Insurance News Net
But instead of cruising to re-election on the fulfillment of his 2010 promises, Snyder's bid has been met with ambivalence by parts of his own party. Some Republicans ... The business community adores him for overhauling the tax system and delivering ...

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Despite fulfilling promises, Michigan governor's quest for second term is met ... - Daily Journal

Wed, 2014-07-23 14:10

Despite fulfilling promises, Michigan governor's quest for second term is met ...
Daily Journal
But instead of cruising to re-election on the fulfillment of his 2010 promises, Snyder's bid has been met with ambivalence by parts of his own party. Some Republicans ... The business community adores him for overhauling the tax system and delivering ...

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Despite fulfilling promises, Michigan governor's quest for second term is met ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Wed, 2014-07-23 14:10

Despite fulfilling promises, Michigan governor's quest for second term is met ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
But instead of cruising to re-election on the fulfillment of his 2010 promises, Snyder's bid has been met with ambivalence by parts of his own party. Some Republicans ... The business community adores him for overhauling the tax system and delivering ...

Eight candidates vying for state representative seat - Clarkston News

Wed, 2014-07-23 10:47

Eight candidates vying for state representative seat
Clarkston News
"As an Independence Township trustee, I have worked hard to make government more accountable and to cut government spending. ... "My primary goal is to go to Lansing to help Governor Snyder and the legislature create more jobs and build our economy ...

Thirsting for Democracy in Detroit: Activists Resist Water Service Shutoffs ... - Truth-Out

Wed, 2014-07-23 09:48

The Guardian

Thirsting for Democracy in Detroit: Activists Resist Water Service Shutoffs ...
Truth-Out
For residents whose access to water has been cut off, the meaning of the law now appears inverted in practice. Lawsuits like Phillips v. Snyder and the NAACP v. Snyder challenged the legality of PA 436, arguing that the replacement of elected officials ...
Detroit residents fight back over water shutoff: 'It's a life-or-death situation'The Guardian

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Wonkbook: What you need to know about Obamacare's wild day in court - Washington Post (blog)

Wed, 2014-07-23 08:43

Wonkbook: What you need to know about Obamacare's wild day in court
Washington Post (blog)
Because so many of Obamacare's 2014 enrollees signed up at the very end of the enrollment window, they haven't filed a ton of medical claims for insurers to work from....Big cuts are most likely from insurers that were especially cautious about 2014 ...

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Labor Voices: Charter schools fail the test of time - The Detroit News

Wed, 2014-07-23 00:07

Labor Voices: Charter schools fail the test of time
The Detroit News
Today, 50 traditional public school districts are in deficit. This is a direct result of the $1 billion cut to public education Gov. Rick Snyder pushed through in his first year in office. At the same time, Michigan charter schools continue to receive ...

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Getting Rural Kids Walking and Biking: A Case Study From Northeast Iowa - Streetsblog Capitol Hill (blog)

Tue, 2014-07-22 17:20

Getting Rural Kids Walking and Biking: A Case Study From Northeast Iowa
Streetsblog Capitol Hill (blog)
Though dedicated federal funding was stripped out in the current transportation law, SRTS funds have helped improve sidewalks, crosswalks, bike lanes, and other infrastructure near schools, as well as education and enforcement. However, most SRTS ...

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Getting Rural Kids Walking and Biking: A Case Study From Northeast Iowa - Streetsblog Capitol Hill (blog)

Tue, 2014-07-22 17:20

Getting Rural Kids Walking and Biking: A Case Study From Northeast Iowa
Streetsblog Capitol Hill (blog)
Though dedicated federal funding was stripped out in the current transportation law, SRTS funds have helped improve sidewalks, crosswalks, bike lanes, and other infrastructure near schools, as well as education and enforcement. However, most SRTS ...

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