Snyder's Education Cuts

'Performance-Based Budgeting' Takes Off in States - Governing

Thu, 2014-08-28 12:41

'Performance-Based Budgeting' Takes Off in States
Governing
“Performance-based budgeting,” buzzwords for states making spending decisions based on specific benchmarks, gained traction in the 1990s, then fell out of favor during the budget-cutting era of the Great Recession. Now the strategy is .... He knows ...

NMU President Erickson pursues a busy schedule, Places all emphasis on ... - North Wind Online

Thu, 2014-08-28 10:35

North Wind Online

NMU President Erickson pursues a busy schedule, Places all emphasis on ...
North Wind Online
ASNMU President junior secondary education English and theatre major Kat Klawes said the president made the student-body government one of his priorities by meeting with her early in the morning his first day on campus. “He's got such a ... Rick Snyder ...

NMU President Erickson pursues a busy schedule, Places all emphasis on ... - North Wind Online

Thu, 2014-08-28 10:35

NMU President Erickson pursues a busy schedule, Places all emphasis on ...
North Wind Online
ASNMU President junior secondary education English and theatre major Kat Klawes said the president made the student-body government one of his priorities by meeting with her early in the morning his first day on campus. “He's got such a ... Rick Snyder ...

Bucks County Democrats demand drilling tax to fund schools - The Intelligencer

Thu, 2014-08-28 10:06

Bucks County Democrats demand drilling tax to fund schools
The Intelligencer
Standing outside the Snyder-Girotti Elementary School in Bristol, she and fellow Democrats also lambasted Republicans on education spending. “Our kids ... At the press conference, McGinty insisted that Corbett had cut education spending by $1 billion.

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Bucks County Democrats demand drilling tax to fund schools - Bucks County Courier Times

Thu, 2014-08-28 10:04

Bucks County Democrats demand drilling tax to fund schools
Bucks County Courier Times
Standing outside the Snyder-Girotti Elementary School in Bristol, she and fellow Democrats also lambasted Republicans on education spending. “Our kids ... At the press conference, McGinty insisted that Corbett had cut education spending by $1 billion.

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UB cardiologist is appointed to prestigious review committee that advises ... - UB News Center

Thu, 2014-08-28 09:58

UB cardiologist is appointed to prestigious review committee that advises ...
UB News Center
Canty has headed UB's division of cardiovascular medicine since 2006, leading the university's cardiovascular medicine faculty; fostering expansion of programs in education, research and clinical care; and integrating the university's cardiology ...

Bucks Democrats demand drilling tax to fund schools - Bucks County Courier Times

Thu, 2014-08-28 07:42

Bucks Democrats demand drilling tax to fund schools
Bucks County Courier Times
Standing outside the Snyder-Girotti Elementary School in Bristol, she and fellow Democrats also lambasted Republicans on education spending. “Our kids ... At the press conference, McGinty insisted that Corbett had cut education spending by $1 billion.

Drug addiction affects nearly every family - The Logan Banner

Thu, 2014-08-28 00:58

Drug addiction affects nearly every family
The Logan Banner
She weighs maybe 90 pounds as she pitifully stands in the courtroom; her eyes starting to roll back into her head. There are remnants of what probably used to be a pretty girl. The young woman is in custody for prostitution and possession of a ...

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Democrats demand drilling tax to fund schools - Bucks County Courier Times

Wed, 2014-08-27 19:04

Democrats demand drilling tax to fund schools
Bucks County Courier Times
Standing outside the Snyder-Girotti Elementary School in Bristol, she and fellow Democrats also lambasted Republicans on education spending. “Our kids ... At the press conference, McGinty insisted that Corbett had cut education spending by $1 billion.

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5 Reasons Why Rick Snyder Is One of the Worst Candidates for Working ... - AFL-CIO (blog)

Wed, 2014-08-27 17:31

5 Reasons Why Rick Snyder Is One of the Worst Candidates for Working ...
AFL-CIO (blog)
Despite the increased need for education in tough economic times, Snyder cut funding for schools while making sure to fund tax breaks for big corporations. According to the Detroit Free Press, “And then, to add financial insult to injury, Gov. Rick ...

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5 Reasons Why Rick Snyder Is One of the Worst Candidates for Working ... - AFL-CIO (blog)

Wed, 2014-08-27 17:31

5 Reasons Why Rick Snyder Is One of the Worst Candidates for Working ...
AFL-CIO (blog)
Despite the increased need for education in tough economic times, Snyder cut funding for schools while making sure to fund tax breaks for big corporations. According to the Detroit Free Press, “And then, to add financial insult to injury, Gov. Rick ...

GAGG And LGBT: Gearing Up For November - pride source.com

Wed, 2014-08-27 17:30

pride source.com

GAGG And LGBT: Gearing Up For November
pride source.com
Totten asked DeBoer, the plaintiff in the DeBoer v Snyder case, to nominate him for Michigan attorney general and vows to dismiss the 6th Circuit Appeal of Judge Friedman's decision the day he is sworn into office. The incumbent for Totten's race ...

When schools close - Carroll Daily Times Herald

Wed, 2014-08-27 09:46

Carroll Daily Times Herald

When schools close
Carroll Daily Times Herald
This confluence of factors results in declining enrollment, a reality that hits rural districts particularly hard - with state funding tied to this decreasing enrollment, school boards across the state have found themselves needing to cut costs. In ...

4 College Students Killed in Ohio Plane Crash - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio

Tue, 2014-08-26 22:30

4 College Students Killed in Ohio Plane Crash
Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio
CLEVELAND — A small rented airplane crashed and burned shortly after takeoff Monday in suburban Cleveland, killing all four college students aboard on the first day of classes. A witness said he and others ran toward the plane hoping to help but it ...

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UNLV economists say margin tax study is not opinionated - Las Vegas Sun

Tue, 2014-08-26 22:25

UNLV economists say margin tax study is not opinionated
Las Vegas Sun
He told the Las Vegas Sun last week that he was worried that “politics” were influencing Snyder's comments. “The purpose of the work was to estimate the educational and economic effects of the education initiative — including the margin tax and the K ...

Detroit school district cancels staff pay cut, larger class sizes - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-08-26 14:35

Detroit school district cancels staff pay cut, larger class sizes
The Detroit News
In place of the pay cuts, Jack Martin will ask state education officials to extend the district's five-year deficit elimination plan to seven years, consider layoffs for non-school employees and look to revenue increases from future property sales and ...

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Local Governments Can Increase Job Growth and Choices by Passing Right-to ... - Heritage.org

Tue, 2014-08-26 11:14

Local Governments Can Increase Job Growth and Choices by Passing Right-to ...
Heritage.org
Disproportionate numbers of highly educated workers, for example, choose not to pay—the very workers held back by union seniority systems.[9] Unions often cannot persuade ... Unions also argue that companies will cut wages if they do not feel at risk ...

Jimmy Carter to give keynote at Muslim convention - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

Mon, 2014-08-25 13:27

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Jimmy Carter to give keynote at Muslim convention
Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)
Rick Snyder, a Republican; the Rt. Rev. Elizabeth ... mark my words any prasidint who plays golf wile hard worken wites get there heds cut off is a nanny state prasident. he only cares bout his moslim brotherhood getten wellfare. he even made carder ...
Jimmy Carter To Give Keynote Speech At Muslim ConventionThe Inquisitr

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School System asks County Commission for financial help - Advocateanddemocrat

Mon, 2014-08-25 10:19

School System asks County Commission for financial help
Advocateanddemocrat
In a workshop between the Monroe County Board of Education and the County Commission on Tuesday night, Hicks made a simple suggestion: “I think it's time that we just lay everything out on the table and talk about this and see what we can do to turn it ...

Hating On Obamacare Not Really a Great Strategy for GOP Governors - Mother Jones

Mon, 2014-08-25 09:53

Hating On Obamacare Not Really a Great Strategy for GOP Governors
Mother Jones
For example, even as Pennsylvania voters have trended toward the Democrats, Corbett got behind several radical redistricting schemes, cut education funding deeply, and compared gay marriage to incest. In Maine, LePage has called legislators idiots and ...

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