Snyder's Education Cuts

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

Thu, 2014-09-04 17:49

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 ...

Charles Koch's Brain - POLITICO Magazine

Thu, 2014-09-04 10:59

POLITICO Magazine

Charles Koch's Brain
POLITICO Magazine
Microsoft donated $380,000—Citizens for a Sound Economy lobbied Congress to cut the Justice Department's antitrust enforcement budget. Three sugar companies chipped in $700,000—the group mounted a campaign against an Army Corps of Engineers ...

Charles Koch's Brain - POLITICO Magazine

Thu, 2014-09-04 10:59

POLITICO Magazine

Charles Koch's Brain
POLITICO Magazine
Microsoft donated $380,000—Citizens for a Sound Economy lobbied Congress to cut the Justice Department's antitrust enforcement budget. Three sugar companies chipped in $700,000—the group mounted a campaign against an Army Corps of Engineers ...

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$10M spent on TV ads in Michigan governor's race - WDIV Detroit

Thu, 2014-09-04 10:55

WDIV Detroit

$10M spent on TV ads in Michigan governor's race
WDIV Detroit
Snyder's campaign is currently airing an ad that touts his accountant credentials and says Michigan's on the "road to recovery." The Democratic governors group on Wednesday released an ad featuring a teacher who alleges Snyder cut $1 billion in ...

Judge: Michigan Teachers Can Exit Union Anytime - Huffington Post

Thu, 2014-09-04 09:58

Judge: Michigan Teachers Can Exit Union Anytime
Huffington Post
The administrative law judge, Julia Stern, recommended Tuesday that the Republican-controlled Employment Relations Commission order the Michigan Education Association to no longer limit school employees to leaving the union solely in August of each ...

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Judge: Michigan Teachers Can Exit Union Anytime - Huffington Post

Thu, 2014-09-04 09:43

Judge: Michigan Teachers Can Exit Union Anytime
Huffington Post
The administrative law judge, Julia Stern, recommended Tuesday that the Republican-controlled Employment Relations Commission order the Michigan Education Association to no longer limit school employees to leaving the union solely in August of each ...

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Safe Kids Kalamazoo hosting event to help cut back on infant deaths - WWMT-TV

Thu, 2014-09-04 08:01

Safe Kids Kalamazoo hosting event to help cut back on infant deaths
WWMT-TV
In conjunction with Safe Sleep Month, the organization will host an Infant Parent Party in an attempt to educate families before it's too late. "We stress the ABCs of safe sleep: alone, on their back and in a crib," Carpenter notes. She adds oftentimes ...

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MEA's New 'Kids Not CEOs' Video Highlights Snyder School Cuts - and What ... - Insurance News Net

Thu, 2014-09-04 07:58

MEA's New 'Kids Not CEOs' Video Highlights Snyder School Cuts - and What ...
Insurance News Net
"As students and parents return to school today, they continue to feel the real numbers of Snyder's $1 billion in education cuts, finding themselves in overcrowded classrooms and paying more out of pocket for basic programs and supplies. That's because ...

Michigan ad wars heat up as election is two months away - WKZO

Thu, 2014-09-04 07:12

Michigan ad wars heat up as election is two months away
WKZO
ROYAL OAK (WKZO) -- The Snyder campaign is slamming an ad paid for by the Democratic Governor's Association that is just hitting the airwaves. It features Royal Oak Teacher Kim Stanley who bashes the governor because of cuts to education. The Snyder ...

Richmond Reflects - North Coast Journal

Thu, 2014-09-04 04:15

Richmond Reflects
North Coast Journal
There were also relentless state budget cuts throughout the Great Recession that devastated the California State University System, protests and even a no-confidence vote. But, through it all, Richmond endured and retired ... porch of his Bayside home ...

Hey, do you want to pay my tuition? - The Detroit News

Thu, 2014-09-04 00:06

Hey, do you want to pay my tuition?
The Detroit News
That influx of state aid may offer slight tuition relief for Michigan students, but young people here and across the country shouldn't expect to see any meaningful reductions in college costs and their subsequent debt until the federal government cuts ...

UP ranch saves bear orphans, one cub at a time - Lansing State Journal

Wed, 2014-09-03 23:25

Lansing State Journal

UP ranch saves bear orphans, one cub at a time
Lansing State Journal
His face is chiseled by age, topped by a gray crew cut and accented with a nose that's been broken 17 times in the boxing ring. He speaks in four-word sentences. His voice sounds like it's .... Rick Snyder. "Oswald's Bear Ranch is an important piece of ...

Judge forces Detroit bankruptcy foe to name its price: 75% of what's owed - Insurance News Net

Wed, 2014-09-03 23:11

Judge forces Detroit bankruptcy foe to name its price: 75% of what's owed
Insurance News Net
Core to the city's plan is the grand bargain, which would allow the city to accept $816 million over 20 years from the State of Michigan , nonprofit foundations and Detroit Institute of Arts donors to reduce pension cuts and protect the DIA in a trust ...

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Kay Hagan, Thom Tillis spar in first debate - Politico

Wed, 2014-09-03 21:48

Politico

Kay Hagan, Thom Tillis spar in first debate
Politico
Both Hagan and Tillis cited a handful of numbers throughout the debate — specifically on cuts to public education — and argued about whose math was right. At one point, Hagan said, “I'm actually insulted,” and reminded Tillis of her time as a former ...

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Gov. Rick Snyder joins celebration for 250 new call center jobs in Cascade ... - Michigan Business Review - MLive.com

Wed, 2014-09-03 20:44

Gov. Rick Snyder joins celebration for 250 new call center jobs in Cascade ...
Michigan Business Review - MLive.com
Michigan is an ideal location for call centers because its workforce is “over-educated and under-employed,” said Matt Zemon, chairman of Jobs4America, a North Carolina- based trade group for the domestic call center industry. Michigan residents ...

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Fact check: Pro-Schauer ad mostly factual, except on education cuts - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 2014-09-03 20:35

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Fact check: Pro-Schauer ad mostly factual, except on education cuts
Detroit Free Press
It's true that Snyder initially recommended cuts to 2012 school aid that the House Fiscal Agency pegged at $961 million, which included about $520 million in federal cuts. But by the time the budget was finalized, improving revenues and other factors ...
Gov. Snyder has $869000 edge over Schauer in raceCrain's Detroit Business

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Fact check: Pro-Schauer ad mostly factual, except on education cuts - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 2014-09-03 20:35

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Fact check: Pro-Schauer ad mostly factual, except on education cuts
Detroit Free Press
LANSING — The Democratic Governors Association released a new TV ad in support of Michigan candidate Mark Schauer Wednesday that repeats the false claim that Gov. Rick Snyder cut $1 billion from education. Otherwise, the 30-second ad, titled ...
MEA's New 'Kids Not CEOs' Video Highlights Snyder School Cuts - and What ...Insurance News Net
Snyder defends tax on pensions, downplays $1.8B tax cut to businessesThe Detroit News
Gov. Snyder has $869000 edge over Schauer in raceCrain's Detroit Business
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Democratic gov ad repeats false claim on education cuts - Lansing State Journal

Wed, 2014-09-03 19:22

Lansing State Journal

Democratic gov ad repeats false claim on education cuts
Lansing State Journal
It's true that Snyder initially recommended cuts to 2012 school aid that the House Fiscal Agency pegged at $961 million, which included about $520 million in federal cuts. But by the time the budget was finalized, improving revenues and other factors ...

Fact check: Democratic gov ad repeats false claim on education cuts - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 2014-09-03 16:54

Fact check: Democratic gov ad repeats false claim on education cuts
Detroit Free Press
LANSING — The Democratic Governors Association released a new TV ad in support of Michigan candidate Mark Schauer Wednesday that repeats the false claim that Gov. Rick Snyder cut $1 billion from education. Otherwise, the 30-second ad, titled ...

Fact check: Democratic gov ad repeats false claim on education cuts - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 2014-09-03 16:41

Fact check: Democratic gov ad repeats false claim on education cuts
Detroit Free Press
LANSING — The Democratic Governors Association released a new TV ad in support of Michigan candidate Mark Schauer Wednesday that repeats the false claim that Gov. Rick Snyder cut $1 billion from education. Otherwise, the 30-second ad, titled ...

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