Snyder's Education Cuts

Lt. Gov. Brian Calley during Grand Haven visit: Personal property ballot ... - Muskegon Chronicle

Fri, 2014-07-18 15:46

Lt. Gov. Brian Calley during Grand Haven visit: Personal property ballot ...
Muskegon Chronicle
The measure comes with reimbursements for essential services such as fire and police services, education, lost tax increment financing capture and other governmental costs. Calley said small ... Manufacturers, on average, will enjoy an 80 percent tax ...

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Channel 15 provides in-depth look at local community - Suburbanite

Fri, 2014-07-18 15:26

Channel 15 provides in-depth look at local community
Suburbanite
Community members have viewed the Lakemore council, Springfield trustees and state oversight commission meetings as well as the Springfield Board of Education and the Portage Lakes Career Center School Board meetings. Also, residents get a firsthand ...

For Union, Math Is Hard - Michigan Capitol Confidential

Fri, 2014-07-18 09:47

Michigan Capitol Confidential

For Union, Math Is Hard
Michigan Capitol Confidential
In 2010-11, Armada Area Schools received $13.5 million in state dollars for 2,038 students, according to the Michigan Department of Education's financial status reports. For the just completed 2013-14 school year, that increased to $13.8 million for 2 ...

Phil Power: Series writes book on value of watchdogs - Livingston Daily

Fri, 2014-07-18 03:44

Phil Power: Series writes book on value of watchdogs
Livingston Daily
Although charters are intended to provide families with quality alternatives to public schools and provoke educational innovation, nearly 40 percent rank in the bottom quarter of state school rankings. How charters stack up with traditional public K-12 ...

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LeBron Reminds Us of Our Cities' Plight - Progressive.org

Thu, 2014-07-17 12:27

LeBron Reminds Us of Our Cities' Plight
Progressive.org
Rick Snyder. Recently, the city government moved to shut water service to thousands of people who could not afford to pay, prompting some Detroit residents to seek help from the United Nations. Chicago continues to be plagued by gun violence, with at ...

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Five Dems seek party's nomination for state House 10th District seat - Hometownlife.com

Thu, 2014-07-17 07:03

Five Dems seek party's nomination for state House 10th District seat
Hometownlife.com
McCalister: Our education system is broken, veterans are overlooked regarding jobs, benefits and their overall quality of life; taxes of senior pensions; attacks on quality of life for working and middle class citizens; as a retired police officer, my ...

LeBron's return and the plight of US cities - Orangeville Banner

Thu, 2014-07-17 06:19

LeBron's return and the plight of US cities
Orangeville Banner
Rick Snyder. Recently, the city government moved to shut water service to thousands of people who could not afford to pay, prompting some Detroit residents to seek help from the United Nations. Chicago continues to be plagued by gun violence, with at ...

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LeBron's return and the plight of U.S. cities - Guelph Mercury

Thu, 2014-07-17 04:02

LeBron's return and the plight of U.S. cities
Guelph Mercury
Rick Snyder. Recently, the city government moved to shut water service to thousands of people who could not afford to pay, prompting some Detroit residents to seek help from the United Nations. Chicago continues to be plagued by gun violence, with at ...

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Phil Power: Series writes book on value of watchdogs - Livingston Daily

Thu, 2014-07-17 03:38

Phil Power: Series writes book on value of watchdogs
Livingston Daily
Although charters are intended to provide families with quality alternatives to public schools and provoke educational innovation, nearly 40 percent rank in the bottom quarter of state school rankings. How charters stack up with traditional public K-12 ...

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Governor Kasich talks progress in Bellville - LimaOhio.com

Thu, 2014-07-17 00:04

Governor Kasich talks progress in Bellville
LimaOhio.com
He cited income tax cuts as a stabilizing force in the economy and one that draws companies to Ohio. He also asserted that restructuring regulatory processes for businesses has helped the economy, saying that burdening companies with “overkill” ...

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With Gov. Snyder inside, dozens protest outside fundraiser dinner in Bay City ... - The Bay City Times

Wed, 2014-07-16 21:30

With Gov. Snyder inside, dozens protest outside fundraiser dinner in Bay City ...
The Bay City Times
Dave Murray, a spokesman for Snyder's office, said that state education funding under the governor has increased to the tune of $1.1 billion over the course of his administration, and added that many cuts have come from expiring federal dollars. "The ...

LeBron's return to Cleveland reminds us of the plight of our cities - The Reporter

Wed, 2014-07-16 21:09

LeBron's return to Cleveland reminds us of the plight of our cities
The Reporter
Meanwhile, Philadelphia has fallen prey to Tom Corbett, the tea party governor of Pennsylvania who has made drastic cuts to public education while building new prisons and giving large tax breaks to corporations. By coming back to Cleveland, LeBron ...

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Snyder leads Schauer by 8.6 percentage points in statewide poll - The Detroit News

Wed, 2014-07-16 11:49

Snyder leads Schauer by 8.6 percentage points in statewide poll
The Detroit News
After the poll came out, Schauer appeared Tuesday morning on MSNBC's “The Daily Rundown.” Show host Chuck Todd asked Schauer what is Snyder's fireable offense. “This is a governor that cut a billion from public education, raised taxes on seniors and ...

National MS Society, Mid America Chapter Announces New Chapter President - GardnerEDGE

Wed, 2014-07-16 08:05

National MS Society, Mid America Chapter Announces New Chapter President
GardnerEDGE
The presidential search committee included Bill Gautreaux, Crestwood Midstream Partners; Dana Foote, KPMG; David Dickey, Cerner Corporation; Jeff Peier, Klenda Austerman Attorneys at Law; John Snyder, Dentons; and Maureen Reeder, National ... To ...

Detroit Public Schools EM shifts funds from classroom - Detroit Metro Times

Wed, 2014-07-16 06:49

Detroit Metro Times

Detroit Public Schools EM shifts funds from classroom
Detroit Metro Times
DPS budget and year-end financial statements, along with MEAP data from the Michigan Department of Education, show that neither finances nor academics have received the capable attention that the current moment necessitates. One of the first things ...

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As Detroit students fall behind, DPS EM shifts funds from classroom - Detroit Metro Times

Wed, 2014-07-16 00:06

Detroit Metro Times

As Detroit students fall behind, DPS EM shifts funds from classroom
Detroit Metro Times
DPS budget and year-end financial statements, along with MEAP data from the Michigan Department of Education, show that neither finances nor academics have received the capable attention that the current moment necessitates. One of the first things ...

Hasn't outsourcing cost Michiganians enough? - The Detroit News

Wed, 2014-07-16 00:01

Hasn't outsourcing cost Michiganians enough?
The Detroit News
The Ann Arbor Board of Education blamed cuts in state funding for their decision to outsource custodial services to a for-profit, private company. Our state's ... This begs the question – are these the same ones that contributed to Snyder's secretive ...

Karen Lewis: Preckwinkle decision 'changes the playing field' - Chicago Sun-Times

Tue, 2014-07-15 18:42

Chicago Sun-Times

Karen Lewis: Preckwinkle decision 'changes the playing field'
Chicago Sun-Times
I'm proud that we have balanced the budget every year while cutting the sales tax, holding the line on property taxes, and cutting a billion dollars of fat out of our budget. I am equally proud that our economic ... She also used a City Club speech to ...

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Toni Preckwinkle rules out mayoral run against Rahm - Chicago Sun-Times

Tue, 2014-07-15 16:35

Chicago Sun-Times

Toni Preckwinkle rules out mayoral run against Rahm
Chicago Sun-Times
I'm proud that we have balanced the budget every year while cutting the sales tax, holding the line on property taxes, and cutting a billion dollars of fat out of our budget. .... Ken Snyder, Preckwinkle's political consultant, was asked Tuesday ...

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PA-10: Brion Announces Campaign Team - PoliticsPA

Tue, 2014-07-15 16:10

PoliticsPA

PA-10: Brion Announces Campaign Team
PoliticsPA
challenges from cuts to education and other vital services,” he said. ... The 10th District includes Bradford, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lycoming, Mifflin, Monroe, Northumberland, Perry, Pike, Snyder, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, and Wayne counties.

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