Snyder's Education Cuts

From the Editor's Desk: Overcoming fatalism and claiming victory - The Circle News

Mon, 2014-09-08 17:06

From the Editor's Desk: Overcoming fatalism and claiming victory
The Circle News
Whether it is Dan Snyder's devious attempts to buy implied support by tribal nations through misdirected philanthropy, the government's glacial pace at addressing land rights for individual Indian landowners or multinational oil and gas corporations ...

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Scott touts jobs, lower taxes at Kissimmee event - Osceola News-Gazette

Mon, 2014-09-08 16:59

Osceola News-Gazette

Scott touts jobs, lower taxes at Kissimmee event
Osceola News-Gazette
Joined by his running mate, Carlos Lopez-Cantera, Scott touted his platform of cutting taxes, lowering spending but keeping education well-funded and adding jobs by fostering small business to an audience of about 200. “Small business owners like Jed ...

Mike Connell: Tax shift creates big winners, big losers - Port Huron Times Herald

Mon, 2014-09-08 16:56

Mike Connell: Tax shift creates big winners, big losers
Port Huron Times Herald
One of the great tax shifts in Michigan history, a transfer involving hundreds of millions of dollars, has taken place during Rick Snyder's first term as governor. Not only have those changes in tax collections affected 10 .... ALONG WITH redesigning ...

Victory against Detroit school dictator - Workers World

Sun, 2014-09-07 22:27

Victory against Detroit school dictator
Workers World
That means elected officials are ignored, contracts are set aside, some schools are closed, some schools are transferred to other districts, tenure is eliminated, teachers can be let go, curriculum comes under their purview, salaries can be cut and ...

Letter: Issues, not money, should decide elections - HollandSentinel.com

Sun, 2014-09-07 12:03

Letter: Issues, not money, should decide elections
HollandSentinel.com
It is unfortunate that wealthy Republicans have schemed to lower wages for workers, to curb or eliminate health insurance, to cripple Social Security and Medicare, and to cut funding to public education. They do not support women who should receive ...

Letter: Issues, not money, should decide elections - HollandSentinel.com

Sun, 2014-09-07 02:16

Letter: Issues, not money, should decide elections
HollandSentinel.com
It is unfortunate that wealthy Republicans have schemed to lower wages for workers, to curb or eliminate health insurance, to cripple Social Security and Medicare, and to cut funding to public education. They do not support women who should receive ...

In 36 states, governors' races have Republicans, Democrats jockeying for helm - Omaha World-Herald

Sun, 2014-09-07 02:06

In 36 states, governors' races have Republicans, Democrats jockeying for helm
Omaha World-Herald
Tom Corbett, R-Pa., is on the shakiest ground because of an uproar over cuts to education spending and several verbal gaffes. He has trailed Democratic businessman Tom Wolf throughout. In Illinois, Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn is being pushed hard by ...

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Saving the World — One Local Issue at a Time - Dissident Voice

Sun, 2014-09-07 01:29

Saving the World — One Local Issue at a Time
Dissident Voice
That Spokesman-Review building has seen several massive cuts to news staff that for many studying the media business liken this retraction to several death knells to our city's news. ... What that meant was Tucson, for its overall good, had a large ...

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Michigan Political Points: Snyder fights education math in Democrat ad - MLive.com

Sat, 2014-09-06 09:42

Michigan Political Points: Snyder fights education math in Democrat ad
MLive.com
LANSING, MI — Did Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder really cut $1 billion from education? His critics keep saying he did, but with the general election just nine weeks away, Snyder's campaign is fighting what multiple fact-checkers are calling fuzzy math ...

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Snyder defends tax on pensions, downplays $1.8B tax cut to businesses - The Detroit News

Sat, 2014-09-06 01:18

Snyder defends tax on pensions, downplays $1.8B tax cut to businesses
The Detroit News
Lansing— Gov. Rick Snyder downplayed Friday the significance of the $1.8 billion tax cut he delivered to businesses in 2011 and defended his decision to levy the income tax on some pensions. During a statewide public radio call-in show, the Republican ...

Read UM President Mark Schlissel's full inauguration speech - MLive.com

Fri, 2014-09-05 18:34

Read UM President Mark Schlissel's full inauguration speech
MLive.com
Rick Snyder and other elected leaders, Dr. Ruth Simmons, President James Duderstadt, academic leaders from across the globe, and colleagues and friends who have helped shape my professional and personal growth for being here today. I want to thank the ...

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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder defends 2011 tax code changes: 'It wasn't about big ... - MLive.com

Fri, 2014-09-05 14:22

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder defends 2011 tax code changes: 'It wasn't about big ...
MLive.com
"Whether he'll admit it or not, Gov. Snyder cut education funding and increased taxes on families and seniors so he could pay for a massive corporate tax giveaway." Visit the Michigan Radio website for an audio archive of the full interview to hear ...

Manufactured Emergency: The Neoliberal Assault on Michigan - Truth-Out

Fri, 2014-09-05 13:21

Grand Haven Tribune

Manufactured Emergency: The Neoliberal Assault on Michigan
Truth-Out
But right-to-work in Michigan was a done deal, signed into law by Governor Rick “The Nerd” Snyder just a week after it was introduced. Unions hastily bused demonstrators to Lansing, bringing the crowd to 10,000, but Snyder remained unmoved. After all ...
Judge: Michigan Teachers Can Exit Union AnytimeHuffington Post

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Manufactured Emergency: The Neoliberal Assault on Michigan - Truth-Out

Fri, 2014-09-05 13:21

WZZM

Manufactured Emergency: The Neoliberal Assault on Michigan
Truth-Out
But right-to-work in Michigan was a done deal, signed into law by Governor Rick “The Nerd” Snyder just a week after it was introduced. Unions hastily bused demonstrators to Lansing, bringing the crowd to 10,000, but Snyder remained unmoved. After all ...
Judge: Michigan Teachers Can Exit Union AnytimeHuffington Post

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Manufactured Emergency: The Neoliberal Assault on Michigan - Truth-Out

Fri, 2014-09-05 13:21

WZZM

Manufactured Emergency: The Neoliberal Assault on Michigan
Truth-Out
When Michigan Republicans decided to push through a so-called right-to-work bill in December 2012, schools in three districts were forced to close for a day because so many teachers went to the Capitol to protest. Several dozen protesters demonstrated ...
Judge: Michigan Teachers Can Exit Union AnytimeHuffington Post

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Why Drive-Thru Dining Is Getting Slower - Co.Design

Fri, 2014-09-05 10:28

Why Drive-Thru Dining Is Getting Slower
Co.Design
The first restaurant to take the concept mainstream was In-N-Out; created by founders Harry and Esther Snyder 1948, their drive-thru was crafted as a resourceful way for a 10'x10' restaurant that didn't have enough space for tables, seating, or even ...

Snyder holds $800K cash advantage over Schauer in governor's race - The Detroit News

Fri, 2014-09-05 10:07

Snyder holds $800K cash advantage over Schauer in governor's race
The Detroit News
Snyder raises from billionaires like David Koch and Dick DeVos, he can't hide his record of cutting education and raising taxes on Michigan seniors.” Schauer, a former state legislator and congressman from Battle Creek, accepted nearly $994,000 in ...

The 2128 Native American Mascots People Aren't Talking About - FiveThirtyEight (blog)

Fri, 2014-09-05 06:01

The 2128 Native American Mascots People Aren't Talking About
FiveThirtyEight (blog)
Dan Snyder, the current owner, purchased the team in 1999, when it was fighting its first legal battle over the name. The lawsuits have continued, and earlier this ... Snyder has faced mounting pressure to change the name, even from President Obama and ...

Bristol school district adds fourth kindergarten class - Bucks County Courier Times

Thu, 2014-09-04 21:27

Bristol school district adds fourth kindergarten class
Bucks County Courier Times
15 for Snyder Girotti Elementary School and Sept. 22 for the middle school. There will be no school for the elementary and middle schools Sept. 12, when the ribbon cutting for the new Kaboom playground will be held. That ceremony will be held at 3 ...

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Hearing gives Hoosiers chance to air Affordable Care Act concerns - WISH-TV

Thu, 2014-09-04 18:27

Hearing gives Hoosiers chance to air Affordable Care Act concerns
WISH-TV
Cutting hours is exactly what Ivy Tech Community College President Tom Snyder echoed to the committee. ... The choice is we're going to have to reduce adjunct hours which means access to education is limited,” said Snyder. He was one of four education ...

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