Snyder's Education Cuts

Democrats Education Spending Math Doesn't Add Up - Michigan Capitol Confidential

Wed, 2014-02-12 06:30

Democrats Education Spending Math Doesn't Add Up
Michigan Capitol Confidential
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer and others who perpetually lobby for increased K-12 education funding claim Michigan's education spending has been cut under Gov. Rick Snyder. These assertions persist despite the fact that the ...
MICHIGAN EDUCATION DIGESTMackinac Center for Public Policy

all 2 news articles »Google News

In Governors' Races This Year, Lessons for 2016 - New York Times

Tue, 2014-02-11 23:09

In Governors' Races This Year, Lessons for 2016
New York Times
National Democratic groups hope to take back the four executive mansions held by Rust Belt Republicans by attacking on social and economic issues — the incumbents' cuts to education, their opposition to raising the minimum wage and abortion ...

and more »

WINKELMAN: Democrats have love-hate relationship with Snyder's budget plan - Heritage Newspapers

Tue, 2014-02-11 11:14

WINKELMAN: Democrats have love-hate relationship with Snyder's budget plan
Heritage Newspapers
“While the governor recommends an increase to school funding, he's not putting most of it directly into classrooms, and it is a drop in the bucket compared to Republican cuts three years ago,” said Greimel, a former board member in the Rochester ...

and more »Google News

Phil's column - Bridge Michigan

Mon, 2014-02-10 13:31

Phil's column
Bridge Michigan
Without any doubt, higher education in Michigan has been irresponsibly savaged over the years: Seven straight cuts since 2000, including a 15 percent drop during Snyder's first year, made our state nearly first in the nation at cutting support for ...

and more »

Phil Power: Snyder's budget signals an important shift to investment - HollandSentinel.com

Mon, 2014-02-10 12:50

The Michigan Daily

Phil Power: Snyder's budget signals an important shift to investment
HollandSentinel.com
Without any doubt, higher education in Michigan has been irresponsibly savaged over the years. Seven straight cuts since 2000, including a 15 percent drop during Snyder's first year, made our state nearly first in the nation at cutting support for ...
Election-year budgetToledo Blade

all 9 news articles »

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Schauer visits Copper Country - Daily Mining Gazette

Mon, 2014-02-10 11:13

Daily Mining Gazette

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Schauer visits Copper Country
Daily Mining Gazette
Schauer attacked a $930.6 million cut in education funding Snyder made in his first year. (According to an MLive fact check, the budget partially offset the cuts with a $100-per-pupil best practices incentive and $155 million in aid for retirement costs.).
Mark Schauer: Michigan needs changeUpperMichigansSource.com

all 5 news articles »

Snyder faces wider rift with GOP on Michigan budget - The Detroit News

Mon, 2014-02-10 01:05

Grand Haven Tribune

Snyder faces wider rift with GOP on Michigan budget
The Detroit News
In 2011, the House and Senate eliminated the Michigan Business Tax, replaced it with a $1.8 billion tax cut for businesses to encourage more jobs and put a lid on state education spending for fiscal year 2012. “The interests of the governor and the ...
Snyder's budget reflects his push to create jobsCrain's Detroit Business (blog)
Video: Gov. Snyder on tax cuts, road funding, Detroit bankruptcy dealDetroit Free Press

all 37 news articles »Google News

From the Daily: A good first step - The Michigan Daily

Sun, 2014-02-09 21:37

From the Daily: A good first step
The Michigan Daily
... toward environmental protection and the improvement of water quality. While it is good that Snyder's latest budget focuses on health, human services and education, the recent surplus money and Rainy Day Fund should be used to invest in renewable ...

From the Daily: A good first step - The Michigan Daily

Sun, 2014-02-09 21:37

From the Daily: A good first step
The Michigan Daily
... toward environmental protection and the improvement of water quality. While it is good that Snyder's latest budget focuses on health, human services and education, the recent surplus money and Rainy Day Fund should be used to invest in renewable ...

and more »

Tim Skubick: Mark Schauer says Gov. Snyder 'out of touch'; Snyder says ... - The Muskegon Chronicle

Sun, 2014-02-09 13:46

Tim Skubick: Mark Schauer says Gov. Snyder 'out of touch'; Snyder says ...
The Muskegon Chronicle
In more substantive banter Mr. Schauer contends the governor cut education and his proposed 3% boost in the K-12 budget is “several years late and more than a few dollars short in putting money into education.” Here's the retort and the debate is on.

and more »

Video: Gov. Snyder on tax cuts, road funding, Detroit bankruptcy deal - Detroit Free Press

Fri, 2014-02-07 22:32

Video: Gov. Snyder on tax cuts, road funding, Detroit bankruptcy deal
Detroit Free Press
... property tax cut, increased spending on schools, roads, police. □ Related: Gov. Snyder's budget plan calls for 6.1% hike for universities, more in Rainy Day Fund. □ Related: Guest commentary: Gov. Rick Snyder's budget doesn't do enough for ...

and more »Google News

5 key takeaways from Gov. Rick Snyder's visit to Detroit on Friday - MLive.com

Fri, 2014-02-07 14:35

WZZM

5 key takeaways from Gov. Rick Snyder's visit to Detroit on Friday
MLive.com
A question from the audience said that Snyder's political opponents have accused him of cutting money from education. Snyder responded by reminding everyone that he is a certified public accountant, a numbers guy. ”For my recommended budget for 2015 ...
Gov. Snyder: 2015 budget not about politicsWZZM

all 14 news articles »

Frank Beckmann: Liberals have little to say against Snyder - The Detroit News

Fri, 2014-02-07 01:02

Frank Beckmann: Liberals have little to say against Snyder
The Detroit News
Because Snyder cut per pupil allocations to districts, he was accused of cutting spending on education, but closer examination reveals that Michigan continues to increase its investment in education when all sources of revenue, including federal ...

Google News

Frank Beckmann: Liberals have little to say against Snyder - The Detroit News

Fri, 2014-02-07 01:02

Frank Beckmann: Liberals have little to say against Snyder
The Detroit News
Because Snyder cut per pupil allocations to districts, he was accused of cutting spending on education, but closer examination reveals that Michigan continues to increase its investment in education when all sources of revenue, including federal ...

Google News

Frank Beckmann: Liberals have little to say against Snyder - The Detroit News

Fri, 2014-02-07 01:02

Frank Beckmann: Liberals have little to say against Snyder
The Detroit News
Because Snyder cut per pupil allocations to districts, he was accused of cutting spending on education, but closer examination reveals that Michigan continues to increase its investment in education when all sources of revenue, including federal ...

Gov. Rick Snyder pitches education funding boost during stop at Grand Rapids ... - The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com

Thu, 2014-02-06 19:05

Gov. Rick Snyder pitches education funding boost during stop at Grand Rapids ...
The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com
The governor's budget proposal also would make no cuts in key categorical grants for keeping class sizes small for at-risk students, bilingual education and special education. While praising the governor's proposal as a step in the right direction ...

Gov. Rick Snyder pitches education funding boost during stop at Grand Rapids ... - The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com

Thu, 2014-02-06 19:05

Gov. Rick Snyder pitches education funding boost during stop at Grand Rapids ...
The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com
The governor's budget proposal also would make no cuts in key categorical grants for keeping class sizes small for at-risk students, bilingual education and special education. While praising the governor's proposal as a step in the right direction ...

and more »

Snyder Unveils $52B Budget, Tax Cut For Homeowners - CBS Local

Thu, 2014-02-06 17:53

Marquette Mining Journal

Snyder Unveils $52B Budget, Tax Cut For Homeowners
CBS Local
“Certainly we are excited that he would want to put more money back into education, but it definitely doesn't undo the cuts that he had made in the past three years,” Scott said. “Specifically: higher education. I mean, he is proposing a six percent ...
Gov. Snyder unveils $52B budget; tax cut for some, NMU benefitsMarquette Mining Journal
Gov. Snyder's budget gives more money to universities, restores Homestead ...Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Snyder plans 6 pct. funding hike for universitiesWWMT-TV

all 496 news articles »

Gov. Snyder unveils $52B budget; tax cut for some, NMU benefits - Marquette Mining Journal

Thu, 2014-02-06 10:31

Marquette Mining Journal

Gov. Snyder unveils $52B budget; tax cut for some, NMU benefits
Marquette Mining Journal
LANSING - Northern Michigan University officials are pleased with Gov. Rick Snyder's proposed budget, released Wednesday, which calls for a 6.1 percent increase in higher education funding, though they're not getting their hopes up too high. "We are ...

Google News

Snyder tax battle - The Detroit News

Thu, 2014-02-06 08:27

Snyder tax battle
The Detroit News
“I'm not going to complain about the new dollars coming into higher education, but I still can't forget — and those institutions and those students can't forget — the huge cuts that they took from this governor three years ago,” Singh said. Snyder's ...

Pages