Snyder's Education Cuts

'Climate of collaboration' is making GRPS a national model - Grand Rapids Business Journal (subscription)

Sun, 2014-02-23 17:04

'Climate of collaboration' is making GRPS a national model
Grand Rapids Business Journal (subscription)
State Board of Education President John Austin, a senior fellow with the Brookings Institute, noted in the Guest Column on this page last week: “Michigan has cut 16 percent in inflation-adjusted dollars for K-12 education. Over the past 10 years ...

Americans grapple with income inequality - Thegardenisland.com

Sun, 2014-02-23 16:10

Americans grapple with income inequality
Thegardenisland.com
She and other FAITH administrators decry recent cuts in food stamp benefits and long-term unemployment assistance. ... But Ricky's new job in financial services proves it's possible to do better if you pursue an education, the elder Sarmiento says ...

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Americans grapple with income inequality - KTVB

Sun, 2014-02-23 15:11

Americans grapple with income inequality
KTVB
She and other FAITH administrators decry recent cuts in food stamp benefits and long-term unemployment assistance. ... But Ricky's new job in financial services proves it's possible to do better if you pursue an education, the elder Sarmiento says ...

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Our View: Michigan needs to raise 1997 fuel tax to save our roads - The Daily Telegram

Sun, 2014-02-23 12:55

Our View: Michigan needs to raise 1997 fuel tax to save our roads
The Daily Telegram
Finally, road funding needs to be protected from competing interests, whether that be tax cuts or new education spending. Children can't use schools if they can't be safely driven to them, and wheel and axle damage quickly wipes out any savings ...

Americans grapple with income inequality - Washington Post

Sun, 2014-02-23 11:07

Americans grapple with income inequality
Washington Post
She and other FAITH administrators decry recent cuts in food stamp benefits and long-term unemployment assistance. ... But Ricky's new job in financial services proves it's possible to do better if you pursue an education, the elder Sarmiento says ...

Tom Walsh: Paul Hillegonds' insider view, from Engler and Kilpatrick to ... - Detroit Free Press

Sun, 2014-02-23 00:10

Tom Walsh: Paul Hillegonds' insider view, from Engler and Kilpatrick to ...
Detroit Free Press
Likewise, gridlock in Lansing resulted in very deep cuts to higher education. It's a real problem for Michigan. Q: Thoughts on Kwame Kilpatrick, who was backed by business leaders in both of his mayoral elections? A: I was a believer in Kwame. I ...

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Green school board balks at bill for Newton field - New Jersey Herald

Sat, 2014-02-22 23:51

Green school board balks at bill for Newton field
New Jersey Herald
But despite his assertion at an Andover Regional school board meeting last week that the project costs were made known well in advance of its completion to officials of both districts, the Green Township Board of Education is contesting the validity of ...

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County Democrats give McCord endorsement for Governor - The Times of Chester County

Sat, 2014-02-22 22:07

The Times of Chester County

County Democrats give McCord endorsement for Governor
The Times of Chester County
WEST CHESTER – The Chester County Democratic Committee rallied around job creation, education, and equal pay at its convention Saturday afternoon at Fugett Middle School — and became the first county in the state to endorse Rob McCord for governor ...

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County Democrats give McCord endorsement for Governor - The Unionville Times

Sat, 2014-02-22 22:04

The Unionville Times

County Democrats give McCord endorsement for Governor
The Unionville Times
WEST CHESTER – The Chester County Democratic Committee rallied around job creation, education, and equal pay at its convention Saturday afternoon at Fugett Middle School — and became the first county in the state to endorse Rob McCord for governor ...

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GOP Governors Rely on Their Records - Wall Street Journal

Sat, 2014-02-22 20:14

GOP Governors Rely on Their Records
Wall Street Journal
In interviews, Republican governors said they had cut taxes and improved the business climate in their states at a time when Washington has settled into a cycle of gridlock and partisan rancor. Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin said governors haven't ... "I ...

GOP Governors Rely on Their Records - Wall Street Journal

Sat, 2014-02-22 20:14

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GOP Governors Rely on Their Records
Wall Street Journal
In interviews, Republican governors said they had cut taxes and improved the business climate in their states at a time when Washington has settled into a cycle of gridlock and partisan rancor. Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin said governors haven't ... "I ...
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Governors' races offer a barometer for 2016 - Washington Post

Sat, 2014-02-22 15:25

Governors' races offer a barometer for 2016
Washington Post
“The bottom line is that, while Democratic governors have focused on job creation, not only have Republican governors passed out tax cuts and goodies for the top 1 percent while they paid for it by slashing public education and going after working ...

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Poli-Ticker - Spend surplus money on roads, schools, poll says - Southgate News Herald

Sat, 2014-02-22 07:11

Poli-Ticker - Spend surplus money on roads, schools, poll says
Southgate News Herald
By a wide margin, Michigan voters say they would prefer to spend the state's surplus funds on roads rather than tax cuts — apparently with good reason. Statistics show ... 5-11 asked voters how the Legislature should handle a budget surplus of nearly ...

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Poli-Ticker - Spend surplus money on roads, schools, poll says - Southgate News Herald

Sat, 2014-02-22 07:10

Poli-Ticker - Spend surplus money on roads, schools, poll says
Southgate News Herald
By a wide margin, Michigan voters say they would prefer to spend the state's surplus funds on roads rather than tax cuts — apparently with good reason. Statistics show ... 5-11 asked voters how the Legislature should handle a budget surplus of nearly ...

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Attention grabbers - Casual Living

Fri, 2014-02-21 13:37

Attention grabbers
Casual Living
When he has a class about cooking meat, he brings in a local butcher to talk to the attendees about the cuts of meat. He also offers classes in ... Russ Diamond, owner and president of Snyder Diamond, a three-store California-based dealership of high ...

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Ed FitzGerald's prebuttal tour and Josh Mandel's telephone town halls: Ohio ... - The Plain Dealer

Fri, 2014-02-21 09:24

Ed FitzGerald's prebuttal tour and Josh Mandel's telephone town halls: Ohio ...
The Plain Dealer
Cleveland: FitzGerald discusses education funding at a Ohio Federation of Teachers breakfast being held at the InterContinental Hotel in Cleveland. 9 a.m.. Medina: FitzGerald talks local funding cuts outside Medina High School. ... "A trio of ...

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Election landscape boosts GOP govs - Politico

Fri, 2014-02-21 07:47

Election landscape boosts GOP govs
Politico
Still, Democrats view Snyder as more vulnerable than Kasich or Walker—evidenced by the DGA's more than $1 million ad buy earlier this month hitting the Michigan incumbent over cuts to education. There are far fewer opportunities for Republicans to ...

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Poli-Ticker - Spend surplus money on roads, schools, poll says - Southgate News Herald

Fri, 2014-02-21 07:12

Poli-Ticker - Spend surplus money on roads, schools, poll says
Southgate News Herald
By a wide margin, Michigan voters say they would prefer to spend the state's surplus funds on roads rather than tax cuts — apparently with good reason. Statistics show ... 5-11 asked voters how the Legislature should handle a budget surplus of nearly ...

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Chalk talk for Feb. 21 - Sierra Vista Herald

Fri, 2014-02-21 07:02

Chalk talk for Feb. 21
Sierra Vista Herald
Amari Harris, Celina Peter, Tristan Post, Veronica Serrano, Leeza Wood, Rochelle Dixson, Luke Mitter, Aija Simmons, Lillian Snyder, Sean Swedlund, Grant Witkop, Payton Foster, Clarissa Harris, Noah Henerson, Camden Miller, James Oberman, Maddie ...

Election landscape boosts GOP govs - Politico

Fri, 2014-02-21 05:16

Election landscape boosts GOP govs
Politico
Still, Democrats view Snyder as more vulnerable than Kasich or Walker—evidenced by the DGA's more than $1 million ad buy earlier this month hitting the Michigan incumbent over cuts to education. There are far fewer opportunities for Republicans to ...

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