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State of the State Reaction: How to Pay for Roads - WMUK

Wed, 2015-01-21 09:40

WMUK

State of the State Reaction: How to Pay for Roads
WMUK
Asked how he would like to address that shortfall, Nesbitt says protecting education funding is a top priority for lawmakers. He says it's important to move quickly to avoid larger cuts. Nesbitt says tax credits promised under the Engler and Granholm ...

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Reactions to Gov. Rick Snyder's State of State address - WSBT-TV

Wed, 2015-01-21 08:34

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Reactions to Gov. Rick Snyder's State of State address
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"The governor discussed some important plans that prioritize the needs of Michigan residents, including bettering early childhood education programs. Now, the governor and legislators must take action to make plans a reality, without continuing to cut ...
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Muskegon lawmakers respond to Gov. Rick Snyder's State of the State speech - MLive.com

Wed, 2015-01-21 07:52

Muskegon lawmakers respond to Gov. Rick Snyder's State of the State speech
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This session, she was named chairwoman of the House Education Committee. ... She questioned Snyder's announcement of trying to re-organize social service programs and said the governor wasn't clear on whether or not programs would be cut. "The 'river ...

Snyder plans shakeup to help poor, urges tax hike for roads - The Oakland Press

Wed, 2015-01-21 03:49

Snyder plans shakeup to help poor, urges tax hike for roads
The Oakland Press
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder announced plans Tuesday to “dramatically” restructure state government to help the poor and others enter society's mainstream, also calling in his fifth State of the State speech for passage of a sales tax hike ...

Snyder: Time for all to swim in 'river of opportunity' - WZZM

Wed, 2015-01-21 00:07

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Snyder: Time for all to swim in 'river of opportunity'
WZZM
Technical training: Expanding on a theme Snyder has been hammering on for more than two years, the governor said he wants to improve the way students move from high school to post-secondary education, with emphasis on improved counseling, training in ...
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Michigan Governor Backs Measure Raising Sales Tax - New York Times

Tue, 2015-01-20 21:58

Michigan Governor Backs Measure Raising Sales Tax
New York Times
Mr. Snyder is expected to address the issue next month as he proposes next year's budget, and some officials in the state suggest that budget cuts appear unavoidable. On Tuesday, Mr. Snyder also said he planned to ... Describing what he calls a “river ...

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In first address of second term, Snyder focuses on government - MSU State News

Tue, 2015-01-20 21:37

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In first address of second term, Snyder focuses on government
MSU State News
“There is at least some potential to touch higher education.” In Snyder's first term as a governor, the amount of funding granted to state universities was cut 15 percent, citing it was needed in order to combat a budget deficit. In the past, MSU ...
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Snyder plans shakeup to help poor - Toledo Blade

Tue, 2015-01-20 21:22

Snyder plans shakeup to help poor
Toledo Blade
We need to do something about that,” Snyder told The Associated Press before the address. “Now's the time to dramatically reorganize government to be much more people-centric, not program-centric.” He also outlined new education initiatives to ensure ...

Snyder: Boost 3rd-grade reading, success for all schools - Detroit Free Press

Tue, 2015-01-20 21:20

Snyder: Boost 3rd-grade reading, success for all schools
Detroit Free Press
Seventy percent, he said, “doesn't cut it.” He said Michigan should create a commission outside of state government to look at best practices and make ... John Austin, president of the State Board of Education, said Snyder's “reference to a rational ...

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State of the State: Snyder plans shakeup to help poor - Grand Haven Tribune

Tue, 2015-01-20 21:17

Grand Haven Tribune

State of the State: Snyder plans shakeup to help poor
Grand Haven Tribune
Snyder also outlined new education initiatives to ensure more students enjoy access to a "river of opportunity" without needing government aid in the first place. The initiatives include calling for the GOP-controlled Legislature to ... Dana Gill, a ...

Reactions to Gov. Rick Snyder's State of State address - WRAL.com

Tue, 2015-01-20 21:12

Reactions to Gov. Rick Snyder's State of State address
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"The governor discussed some important plans that prioritize the needs of Michigan residents, including bettering early childhood education programs. Now, the governor and legislators must take action to make plans a reality, without continuing to cut ...

Snyder plans shakeup to help poor, urges tax hike for roads in State of State ... - WNDU-TV

Tue, 2015-01-20 21:03

WNDU-TV

Snyder plans shakeup to help poor, urges tax hike for roads in State of State ...
WNDU-TV
Now, the governor and legislators must take action to make plans a reality, without continuing to cut from other important areas of the budget like revenue sharing to communities, transportation, education, and human services that they have repeatedly ...

Snyder: Time for all to swim in 'river of opportunity' - Detroit Free Press

Tue, 2015-01-20 20:50

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Snyder: Time for all to swim in 'river of opportunity'
Detroit Free Press
Technical training: Expanding on a theme Snyder has been hammering on for more than two years, the governor said he wants to improve the way students move from high school to post-secondary education, with emphasis on improved counseling, training in ...
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WATCH: Snyder appeals to voters for passage of sales tax hike - MyFox Detroit

Tue, 2015-01-20 20:15

MyFox Detroit

WATCH: Snyder appeals to voters for passage of sales tax hike
MyFox Detroit
He also outlined new education initiatives to ensure more students enjoy access to a "river of opportunity" without needing government aid in the first place. The initiatives include calling for the GOP-controlled Legislature to authorize an outside ...

Will Michigan sink or swim in river of opportunity? - Detroit Free Press

Tue, 2015-01-20 19:34

Will Michigan sink or swim in river of opportunity?
Detroit Free Press
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder sees life as a vast river of opportunity, carrying Michiganders toward whatever fate awaits. It's oddly abstract for our accountant governor, a self-described nerd. But the river of opportunity is the signature policy ...

Snyder to merge state social services agencies - The Detroit News

Tue, 2015-01-20 18:49

WSBT-TV

Snyder to merge state social services agencies
The Detroit News
Three weeks into his second four-year term, Snyder said the merger is part of a larger plan that will include new education initiatives to ensure more residents enjoy a "river of opportunity." In arguing for the reorganization, ... "Our concern is that ...
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Snyder to merge state social services agencies - Grand Haven Tribune

Tue, 2015-01-20 18:28

Snyder to merge state social services agencies
Grand Haven Tribune
Dana Gill, a lobbyist for the Michigan Association of Counties, said a merger could streamline functions, but the group worries the "most vulnerable" residents could have a tougher time accessing services if there are cuts. Restructuring or ... On ...

Snyder will use speech to call for passage of sales tax hike - WOODTV.com

Tue, 2015-01-20 16:36

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Snyder will use speech to call for passage of sales tax hike
WOODTV.com
Dana Gill, a lobbyist for the Michigan Association of Counties, said a merger could streamline functions, but the group worries the “most vulnerable” residents could have a tougher time accessing services if there are cuts. Restructuring or ... On ...
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Gov. Rick Snyder to merge state social services agencies - Holland Sentinel

Tue, 2015-01-20 16:12

Gov. Rick Snyder to merge state social services agencies
Holland Sentinel
Gov. Rick Snyder said he will announce plans in his State of the State speech Tuesday to reorganize two state agencies as part of a long-term plan to "dramatically" restructure government to better help poor people by focusing less on programs and more ...

Teachers 'fed up,' Detroit teachers union chief says - The Detroit News

Tue, 2015-01-20 10:03

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Teachers 'fed up,' Detroit teachers union chief says
The Detroit News
Steve Conn does not deny the labels given to him by observers of Detroit's public education landscape. When he speaks ... He will now lead 4,000 union members, who have faced years of pay cuts, reduced benefits and larger class sizes, into a new era ...
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