Snyder's Education Cuts

Scott Walker and the remodeled Midwest Republican - Memphis Commercial Appeal

Sun, 2015-03-29 01:03

Memphis Commercial Appeal

Scott Walker and the remodeled Midwest Republican
Memphis Commercial Appeal
In addition to Walker, this group includes two other possible 2016 contenders, John Kasich in Ohio and Mike Pence in Indiana, as well as Rick Snyder in Michigan and Bruce Rauner in Illinois. The first thing to note is that Wisconsin, ... Opponents of ...

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Snyder's planned hospital funding cuts split lawmakers - The Detroit News

Sat, 2015-03-28 23:49

The Detroit News

Snyder's planned hospital funding cuts split lawmakers
The Detroit News
He disagreed with the hospital group's characterization of Snyder's strategy for graduate medical education as a cut in funding. The use of the hospital tax hike to continue drawing the same amount of federal Medicaid support would assure that it ...

State of Michigan roads goes from poor to terrible - Detroit Free Press

Sat, 2015-03-28 23:04

Detroit Free Press

State of Michigan roads goes from poor to terrible
Detroit Free Press
She believes Prop 1 money will go for roads, but says she thinks the state would cut budget funds for roads as it did with money for education after the lottery was enacted. That stretch of road around the intersection of Farmington Road has drawn the ...

Proposal 1 is the only solution for our unsafe roads - Detroit Free Press

Sat, 2015-03-28 22:35

Detroit Free Press

Proposal 1 is the only solution for our unsafe roads
Detroit Free Press
Because it takes the sales tax off gasoline, Proposal 1 requires a vote of the people to raise the sales tax so that schools and local governments don't face a major cut in revenues that flow to the classroom and keep first-responders on our streets.

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The youth of Wayne County must be a part of the solution - Dearborn Press and Guide

Sat, 2015-03-28 07:06

The youth of Wayne County must be a part of the solution
Dearborn Press and Guide
The DWMHA will collaborate with Kids Count and our community partners; cutting across typical bureaucratic lines to address the perennial issues facing our kids. Our work will culminate with a .... Dont blame Rick Snyder? OMG..... Tell Rick Snyder that ...

Students from across the state march in Lansing - The Michigan Daily

Fri, 2015-03-27 19:47

Students from across the state march in Lansing
The Michigan Daily
They also asked the state to return public education funding to where it was before Gov. Rick Snyder (R) took office, adjusted for inflation. During his first year in office, Gov. Snyder (R) cut education by 15 percent. He has since raised it ...

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Royal Oak Schools resolution supports passage of state Proposal 1 - The Oakland Press

Fri, 2015-03-27 15:04

Royal Oak Schools resolution supports passage of state Proposal 1
The Oakland Press
Snyder and the Legislature deserve credit for presenting a common-sense plan that addresses two critical investment priorities of Michigan citizens -- to repair our roads and bridges and to strengthen our kids' education,” said Robert Livernois ...

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Royal Oak Schools resolution supports passage of state Proposal 1 - The Daily Tribune

Fri, 2015-03-27 14:45

Royal Oak Schools resolution supports passage of state Proposal 1
The Daily Tribune
Snyder and the Legislature deserve credit for presenting a common-sense plan that addresses two critical investment priorities of Michigan citizens -- to repair our roads and bridges and to strengthen our kids' education,” said Robert Livernois ...

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Michigan and income inequality - Michigan Radio

Fri, 2015-03-27 11:58

Michigan Radio

Michigan and income inequality
Michigan Radio
He likes the Snyder administration's skilled trades initiatives, but he thinks what he calls a 'policy of systematic dis-investment in higher education' is, and will be, a huge long-term disaster. Ballard would recommend reversing those cuts and making ...

Mon, Mar 30th, 2015 - Fillmore County Journal

Fri, 2015-03-27 10:57

Mon, Mar 30th, 2015
Fillmore County Journal
The Hiawatha Valley Education District (HVED) offers special education services to several school districts in southeastern Minnesota, including Lanesboro. Simoine Bolin, one of HVED's Special Ed. Directors, spoke to the Lanesboro School Board about ...

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Mon, Mar 30th, 2015 - Fillmore County Journal

Fri, 2015-03-27 10:57

Mon, Mar 30th, 2015
Fillmore County Journal
The Hiawatha Valley Education District (HVED) offers special education services to several school districts in southeastern Minnesota, including Lanesboro. Simoine Bolin, one of HVED's Special Ed. Directors, spoke to the Lanesboro School Board about ...

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Bill would eliminate personal property tax; service is Sunday for fallen ... - Richmond-News

Fri, 2015-03-27 10:46

Bill would eliminate personal property tax; service is Sunday for fallen ...
Richmond-News
The new Badger Exam, which is tied to the Common Core education standards, was supposed to be ready to be administered on Monday but the start date has been moved back to April 13 due to technical glitches in delivering the online exams to schools ...

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Bill would eliminate personal property tax; service is Sunday for fallen ... - Pierce County Herald

Fri, 2015-03-27 10:27

Bill would eliminate personal property tax; service is Sunday for fallen ...
Pierce County Herald
The new Badger Exam, which is tied to the Common Core education standards, was supposed to be ready to be administered on Monday but the start date has been moved back to April 13 due to technical glitches in delivering the online exams to schools ...

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Bill would eliminate personal property tax; service is Sunday for fallen ... - Hudson Star Observer

Fri, 2015-03-27 10:20

Bill would eliminate personal property tax; service is Sunday for fallen ...
Hudson Star Observer
The new Badger Exam, which is tied to the Common Core education standards, was supposed to be ready to be administered on Monday but the start date has been moved back to April 13 due to technical glitches in delivering the online exams to schools ...

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The youth of Wayne County must be a part of the solution - Dearborn Press and Guide

Fri, 2015-03-27 07:21

The youth of Wayne County must be a part of the solution
Dearborn Press and Guide
The DWMHA will collaborate with Kids Count and our community partners; cutting across typical bureaucratic lines to address the perennial issues facing our kids. Our work will culminate with a .... Dont blame Rick Snyder? OMG..... Tell Rick Snyder that ...

Senate OKs Republican balanced-budget plan, following House - NBC2 News

Fri, 2015-03-27 03:24

NBC2 News

Senate OKs Republican balanced-budget plan, following House
NBC2 News
The budget's solidly ideological tenor contrasted with a bipartisan bill the House overwhelmingly approved Thursday permanently blocking perennial cuts in physicians' Medicare fees. It too will wait until April for final congressional approval by the ...

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Howes: Old Michigan ways pose big obstacle to 'new'one - The Detroit News

Fri, 2015-03-27 00:08

The Detroit News

Howes: Old Michigan ways pose big obstacle to 'new'one
The Detroit News
"You build on your assets," he continued, detailing the six areas — engineering, Midwest logistics hub, higher education, natural resources, center of mobility and life sciences — that already exist in Michigan as foundations for future job and ...

Group works to place a college advisor in every Michigan high school - MLive.com

Thu, 2015-03-26 15:06

MLive.com

Group works to place a college advisor in every Michigan high school
MLive.com
But with Michigan's school counseling ranks decimated by budget cuts (Michigan schools average 706 students per counselor, the fifth-highest ratio of students-per-counselor in the nation.), counselors seldom have adequate time to offer in-depth college ...

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The youth of Wayne County must be a part of the solution - Dearborn Press and Guide

Thu, 2015-03-26 07:19

The youth of Wayne County must be a part of the solution
Dearborn Press and Guide
The DWMHA will collaborate with Kids Count and our community partners; cutting across typical bureaucratic lines to address the perennial issues facing our kids. Our work will culminate with a .... Dont blame Rick Snyder? OMG..... Tell Rick Snyder that ...

Detroit schools' finances are in free-fall - The Detroit News

Thu, 2015-03-26 00:31

The Detroit News

Detroit schools' finances are in free-fall
The Detroit News
Some of the bureaucracy results from government mandates that drive up the cost of education. DPS administers some form of testing 132 days of its 180-day school year, said John Rakolta, CEO of the Walbridge construction firm and chairman of the ...

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