Snyder's Education Cuts

Poll: Michigan governor race a tossup - USA TODAY

Thu, 2014-09-11 14:01

USA TODAY

Poll: Michigan governor race a tossup
USA TODAY
Schauer, a former state legislator and U.S. congressman, argues that Snyder's reforms have not benefited middle-class residents. He says he will deliver a middle-class tax cut and increase spending on education. Just over half of poll respondents, or ...

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Truth Squad: Warning for Snyder 'Numbers' ad - MLive.com

Thu, 2014-09-11 10:10

Truth Squad: Warning for Snyder 'Numbers' ad
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Schauer spokesman Zack Pohl added that Snyder's business tax cut “only made the deficit larger.” Under Snyder, overall spending on K-12 education fell from $13.1 billion in 2010-2011 to $12.2 billion in fiscal 2011-2012. That $930 million drop was ...

Truth Squad: Flagrant foul to teachers group for video bashing Snyder - MLive.com

Thu, 2014-09-11 08:07

Truth Squad: Flagrant foul to teachers group for video bashing Snyder
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Snyder and Republicans in Lansing have forced cuts to music education, cuts to athletics, cuts to the arts. The Republican cuts have shut down swim programs, pushing local school districts underwater while Gov. Snyder has made sure CEOs are swimming ...

READ IN: Broad Coalition Edition - Washington Post (blog)

Thu, 2014-09-11 08:04

READ IN: Broad Coalition Edition
Washington Post (blog)
Voters think Foley would handle every issue except gun policy and education better than Malloy. (Quinnipiac). -- Missouri: Republican lawmakers on Wednesday ended a Democratic filibuster to pass a measure requiring women ... Washington: Bill Gates ...

Fact check: Snyder's latest ad scores 50% for accuracy - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 2014-09-10 17:12

Fact check: Snyder's latest ad scores 50% for accuracy
Detroit Free Press
Related: Fact check: Pro-Schauer ad mostly factual, except on education cuts. Claim: “Spending was out of control.” Reality: False. The lengthy recession forced the state to cut spending during the administration of former Gov. Jennifer Granholm, and ...

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder downplays 'need' for public debate with challenger ... - MLive.com

Wed, 2014-09-10 15:38

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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder downplays 'need' for public debate with challenger ...
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“Based on his comments today, it's clear that Republican Rick Snyder would rather hide from his record of cutting education and raising taxes on seniors than debate the issues with Mark Schauer. The people of Michigan deserve better from our governor.”.
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Fact Check: New TV ad attacking Mark Schauer misleads viewersDetroit Free Press

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Bridge: MEA's Anti-Snyder Ad 'Goes Beyond Hyperbole And Into Fiction' - Deadline Detroit

Wed, 2014-09-10 14:53

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Bridge: MEA's Anti-Snyder Ad 'Goes Beyond Hyperbole And Into Fiction'
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Rick Snyder and his role in funding K-12 education. The video draws a cause-and-effect link between the Snyder tax changes and cuts to sports, band and other programs that local districts have made in tough fiscal times. Plenty of districts are running ...

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Bridge: MEA's Anti-Snyder Ad 'Goes Beyond Hyperbole And Into Fiction' - Deadline Detroit

Wed, 2014-09-10 14:53

Deadline Detroit

Bridge: MEA's Anti-Snyder Ad 'Goes Beyond Hyperbole And Into Fiction'
Deadline Detroit
Rick Snyder and his role in funding K-12 education. The video draws a cause-and-effect link between the Snyder tax changes and cuts to sports, band and other programs that local districts have made in tough fiscal times. Plenty of districts are running ...

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Bridge: MEA's Anti-Snyder Ad 'Goes Beyond Hyperbole And Into Fiction' - Deadline Detroit

Wed, 2014-09-10 14:53

Bridge: MEA's Anti-Snyder Ad 'Goes Beyond Hyperbole And Into Fiction'
Deadline Detroit
Rick Snyder and his role in funding K-12 education. The video draws a cause-and-effect link between the Snyder tax changes and cuts to sports, band and other programs that local districts have made in tough fiscal times. Plenty of districts are running ...

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Giving Higher Ed the Old College Try - Vegas Seven

Wed, 2014-09-10 13:21

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Giving Higher Ed the Old College Try
Vegas Seven
At a recent higher-education panel discussion hosted by the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance, Dan Klaich, chancellor of the Nevada System of Higher Education, drove home this point. “These colleges are the foot soldiers in the fight for a better ...

Wolverines' Devin Gardner OK after 'cheap shot' vs. Notre Dame - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 2014-09-10 11:36

Wolverines' Devin Gardner OK after 'cheap shot' vs. Notre Dame
Detroit Free Press
RICE INCIDENT A LESSON: When the Baltimore Ravens cut running back Ray Rice on Monday, it was a statement about their lack of tolerance for domestic violence. Their decision was precipitated by the TMZ release of specific video of Rice apparently ...

Poll: Michigan governor's race close; Peters widens lead - The Detroit News

Wed, 2014-09-10 08:20

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Poll: Michigan governor's race close; Peters widens lead
The Detroit News
And that seems to be the case here with the Schauer campaign and the Democrats repeating this mantra that he's cut a billion from education.” Interviews with respondents to the poll show Snyder's decision to levy the income tax on more retirees ...
Michigan Political Points: Snyder fights education math in Democrat adMLive.com
Fact Check: New TV ad attacking Mark Schauer misleads viewersDetroit Free Press

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Poll: Michigan governor's race close; Peters widens lead - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-09-09 23:06

Poll: Michigan governor's race close; Peters widens lead
The Detroit News
And that seems to be the case here with the Schauer campaign and the Democrats repeating this mantra that he's cut a billion from education.” Interviews with respondents to the poll show Snyder's decision to levy the income tax on more retirees ...
Michigan Political Points: Snyder fights education math in Democrat adMLive.com
Fact Check: New TV ad attacking Mark Schauer misleads viewersDetroit Free Press

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How to Create Policies to Address Income Inequality? De-Mythologize Upward ... - PoliticusUSA

Tue, 2014-09-09 21:34

How to Create Policies to Address Income Inequality? De-Mythologize Upward ...
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The report argues this gap makes the economy more vulnerable to a boom-bust cycle and slows growth, causing S&P to cut its growth estimates for the economy because of the increasing concentration of wealth among the notorious one percent. ... For ...

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When Scientists Give Up - KPBS

Tue, 2014-09-09 17:27

When Scientists Give Up
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At his lab at the University of Virginia, Glomski had an exciting new idea about how to study an anthrax infection as it spread through an animal – and doing this with scans, rather than having to cut the animal open. ... Patterson, 43, once worked for ...

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When Scientists Give Up - KUOW News and Information

Tue, 2014-09-09 17:02

When Scientists Give Up
KUOW News and Information
At his lab at the University of Virginia, Glomski had an exciting new idea about how to study an anthrax infection as it spread through an animal – and doing this with scans, rather than having to cut the animal open. ... Patterson, 43, once worked for ...

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When Scientists Give Up - Jefferson Public Radio

Tue, 2014-09-09 16:54

When Scientists Give Up
Jefferson Public Radio
At his lab at the University of Virginia, Glomski had an exciting new idea about how to study an anthrax infection as it spread through an animal – and doing this with scans, rather than having to cut the animal open. ... Patterson, 43, once worked for ...

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Wolverines' Brady Hoke discusses Ray Rice, Devin Gardner, Penn State - Detroit Free Press

Tue, 2014-09-09 12:50

Wolverines' Brady Hoke discusses Ray Rice, Devin Gardner, Penn State
Detroit Free Press
When the Baltimore Ravens cut running back Ray Rice on Monday, it was their statement about a lack of tolerance for domestic violence. Earlier in the day, TMZ had released a video of him apparently knocking out his ... You educate your guys more that ...

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Fact Check: New TV ad attacking Mark Schauer misleads viewers - Detroit Free Press

Tue, 2014-09-09 11:33

Fact Check: New TV ad attacking Mark Schauer misleads viewers
Detroit Free Press
LANSING — The Republican Governors Association released its latest TV ad today attacking Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer. The ad, titled “Rock Star,” makes claims that are false and misleading. □ Related: Snyder scores 3 out of 4 for ...

DeVos family donates $1M to Michigan Republicans; Dems trail in fund-raising - Detroit Free Press

Mon, 2014-09-08 21:15

DeVos family donates $1M to Michigan Republicans; Dems trail in fund-raising
Detroit Free Press
Of the $1.5 million the Michigan Democratic Party has received, about $207,000 came from unions — with most of that from the Michigan Education Association. But it isn't possible to say ... Joshua Pugh, a spokesman for the Michigan Democratic Party ...

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