Snyder's Education Cuts

School board finalizes plan to save Saginaw High - The Detroit News

Mon, 2014-02-17 19:25

School board finalizes plan to save Saginaw High
The Detroit News
Saginaw — A new cost-cutting plan for Saginaw's public school district avoids closing Saginaw High School while shutting three other schools. The Saginaw News reports that the Saginaw School District Board of Education met Monday and voted to finalize ...

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School board finalizes plan to save Saginaw High - The Detroit News

Mon, 2014-02-17 19:09

School board finalizes plan to save Saginaw High
The Detroit News
Saginaw — A new cost-cutting plan for Saginaw's public school district avoids closing Saginaw High School while shutting three other schools. The Saginaw News reports that the Saginaw School District Board of Education met Monday and voted to finalize ...

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STATE: Poll: Spend money on roads - Shelby Township Source Newspapers

Mon, 2014-02-17 14:06

STATE: Poll: Spend money on roads
Shelby Township Source Newspapers
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 that ... 5-11 asked voters how the Legislature should handle a budget surplus of ...

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Most Americans grapple with income inequality - The Tand D.com

Mon, 2014-02-17 11:07

Most Americans grapple with income inequality
The Tand D.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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Michigan roads rank worst, voters say get it done - The Macomb Daily

Mon, 2014-02-17 10:16

Michigan roads rank worst, voters say get it done
The Macomb Daily
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 that ... 5-11 asked voters how the Legislature should handle a budget surplus of ...

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Michigan roads rank worst, voters say get it done - Royal Oak Daily Tribune

Mon, 2014-02-17 10:13

Michigan roads rank worst, voters say get it done
Royal Oak Daily Tribune
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 that ... 5-11 asked voters how the Legislature should handle a budget surplus of ...

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Health law squeeze - Kokomo Tribune

Mon, 2014-02-17 03:06

Health law squeeze
Kokomo Tribune
Ivy Tech Community College adjunct professor Michele Harding's workload has been cut in half this semester as an indirect result of the Affordable Care Act. In her 15 years at Ivy ... To offer benefits to adjunct faculty as full-time employees would ...

“This country could have a revolution” Detroit Inquiry attendees denounce ... - World Socialist Web Site

Mon, 2014-02-17 02:39

World Socialist Web Site

“This country could have a revolution” Detroit Inquiry attendees denounce ...
World Socialist Web Site
We know [Republican Michigan Governor Rick] Snyder is our enemy, but the Democrats have betrayed us just the same, to gain a fortune for themselves. And the unions get in bed with management, too. How crooked they ... I left at $28 and hour, and now ...

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There are many concerns regarding Michigan's schools - Grand Rapids Business Journal (subscription)

Mon, 2014-02-17 00:57

There are many concerns regarding Michigan's schools
Grand Rapids Business Journal (subscription)
Michigan has cut 16 percent in inflation-adjusted dollars for K-12 education. Over the past 10 years, Michigan made a 29 percent real reduction in higher education support, which we are just beginning to turn back with Gov. Rick Snyder's latest budget ...

Challenge to law can move forward - Port Huron Times Herald

Sun, 2014-02-16 20:18

Challenge to law can move forward
Port Huron Times Herald
Rick Snyder and the state treasurer, the lawsuit has 11 lawyers working on behalf of more than 20 plaintiffs, including union leaders, ministers, Detroit school board members and city council members from Flint, Pontiac and Benton Harbor. ... and the ...

EMU'S ties to EAA detrimental to education students - Eastern Echo

Sun, 2014-02-16 16:49

EMU'S ties to EAA detrimental to education students
Eastern Echo
Rick Snyder. “EAA is a charter school district set up by the state of Michigan. It's basically the education branch of the emergency financial manager,” EMU master's degree student Phil Patterson said. According to EMU's EAA webpage, the university ...

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Let It Rip Weekend: Pay It Forward, EAA & Stripper Outreach - MyFox Detroit

Sun, 2014-02-16 10:55

Let It Rip Weekend: Pay It Forward, EAA & Stripper Outreach
MyFox Detroit
Is it a great bargain for those who want a quality education? Or is a deal that's too good to be true? Here to debate it is State Rep. Dave Knezek (D-Dearborn Heights), the bill's sponsor, and Audrey Spalding, Education Director for the Mackinac Center ...

Letters to the South Oakland Eccentric - Hometownlife.com

Sun, 2014-02-16 06:57

Letters to the South Oakland Eccentric
Hometownlife.com
Rick Snyder announced that he would be initiating a new effort to combat invasive species in Michigan and the Great Lakes. He said, “There's too much talk and not enough action on invasive species.” I couldn't agree more. We already are spending large ...

Challenge to emergency manager law moves forward after Detroit case dropped - Detroit Free Press

Sun, 2014-02-16 00:10

Challenge to emergency manager law moves forward after Detroit case dropped
Detroit Free Press
Rick Snyder and the state treasurer, the lawsuit has 11 lawyers working on behalf of more than 20 plaintiffs, including union leaders, ministers, Detroit school board members and city council members from Flint, Pontiac and Benton Harbor. ... and the ...

Dump too close to Great Lake - Port Huron Times Herald

Sat, 2014-02-15 21:23

Dump too close to Great Lake
Port Huron Times Herald
It's a draw from businesses outside the community to know that you've got an educated labor force and from which you can draw jobs. It's also a benefit to the local schools in the sense that RESA picks up ... I would start with a 10 percent to 20 ...

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Dump too close to Great Lake - Port Huron Times Herald

Sat, 2014-02-15 21:06

Dump too close to Great Lake
Port Huron Times Herald
It's a draw from businesses outside the community to know that you've got an educated labor force and from which you can draw jobs. It's also a benefit to ... I would start with a 10 percent to 20 percent pay cut to the school district's highest ...

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Then Along Came a Snyder: Super Bowl Scuba-Governor & Four Great Lake ... - Huffington Post

Sat, 2014-02-15 13:41

Then Along Came a Snyder: Super Bowl Scuba-Governor & Four Great Lake ...
Huffington Post
It's debatable his early mega-tax-cut to fellow CEOs and their companies was truly that difficult. ... My favorite 1.5 seconds of Snyder's platform reminds me of a Ginsu knife ad with fast-moving titles listing in three words the governor's educational ...

Addressing suicide among college students - Albany Times Union

Sat, 2014-02-15 10:19

Addressing suicide among college students
Albany Times Union
By SUSAN SNYDER, The Philadelphia Inquirer. Updated 9:41 am, Saturday, February 15, 2014 .... She and her coach decided she'd cut back practice to once a day. The day before she died, she slept over at a friend's and watched The Parent Trap.

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Addressing suicide among college students - San Antonio Express

Sat, 2014-02-15 10:00

Addressing suicide among college students
San Antonio Express
... suicide among college students. By SUSAN SNYDER, The Philadelphia Inquirer : February 15, 2014 : Updated: February 15, 2014 8:41am .... She and her coach decided she'd cut back practice to once a day. The day before she died, she slept over at a ...

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Addressing suicide among college students - Houston Chronicle

Sat, 2014-02-15 09:57

Addressing suicide among college students
Houston Chronicle
By SUSAN SNYDER, The Philadelphia Inquirer | February 15, 2014 | Updated: February 15, 2014 8:41am. Comments; E-mail; Print. Tweet. Share on .... She and her coach decided she'd cut back practice to once a day. The day before she died, she slept over ...

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