Snyder's Education Cuts

Campaign finance reports: Big money being spent on Michigan elections - Detroit Free Press

Fri, 2014-07-25 18:31

Campaign finance reports: Big money being spent on Michigan elections
Detroit Free Press
“Rick Snyder is counting on his billionaire friends to smear Mark Schauer and bail out his struggling campaign, but no matter how hard he tries, Snyder can't hide his record of cutting education and raising taxes on seniors.” Schauer has reserved $3.2 ...
Incumbent Snyder Raises $3.3M For Campaign, Challenger Schauer Raises ...CBS Local

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Shadow Banking: You Can't Taper a Ponzi Scheme: “Time to Reboot” - Center for Research on Globalization

Fri, 2014-07-25 18:13

Center for Research on Globalization

Shadow Banking: You Can't Taper a Ponzi Scheme: “Time to Reboot”
Center for Research on Globalization
At one time, manipulating interest rates was the Fed's stock in trade for managing the money supply; but that tool too has lost its cutting edge. Rates are now at zero, ... Michael Snyder observes that the biggest banks have written over $400 trillion ...

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Shadow Banking: You Can't Taper a Ponzi Scheme: “Time to Reboot” - Center for Research on Globalization

Fri, 2014-07-25 17:31

Shadow Banking: You Can't Taper a Ponzi Scheme: “Time to Reboot”
Center for Research on Globalization
At one time, manipulating interest rates was the Fed's stock in trade for managing the money supply; but that tool too has lost its cutting edge. Rates are now at zero, ... Michael Snyder observes that the biggest banks have written over $400 trillion ...

Detroit Water Shutoffs on Pause, but Is It Enough? - The Real News Network

Fri, 2014-07-25 14:25

Detroit Water Shutoffs on Pause, but Is It Enough?
The Real News Network
That same day, after a two-month-long voting process, city pension holders, both workers and retirees, voted by a large majority to accept a 4.5 percent pension cut, as well as a loss of cost-of-living increases. This would ... And Governor Rick Snyder ...

Detroit Water Shutoffs on Pause, but Is It Enough? - The Real News Network

Fri, 2014-07-25 14:25

Detroit Water Shutoffs on Pause, but Is It Enough?
The Real News Network
That same day, after a two-month-long voting process, city pension holders, both workers and retirees, voted by a large majority to accept a 4.5 percent pension cut, as well as a loss of cost-of-living increases. This would ... And Governor Rick Snyder ...

Red State GOP Governors In Danger Of Losing To Democratic Candidates This ... - PoliticusUSA

Fri, 2014-07-25 12:55

Red State GOP Governors In Danger Of Losing To Democratic Candidates This ...
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Due to huge tax cuts that Brownback pushed through once he took office in 2011, the state is going broke. State and local government jobs have been slashed. ... Much of this could be her stance on education as well as her refusal to accept Medicaid ...

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You Can't Taper a Ponzi Scheme - CounterPunch

Fri, 2014-07-25 11:33

You Can't Taper a Ponzi Scheme
CounterPunch
At one time, manipulating interest rates was the Fed's stock in trade for managing the money supply; but that tool too has lost its cutting edge. Rates are now at zero, ... Michael Snyder observes that the biggest banks have written over $400 trillion ...

Kansas Could Turn Blue as Democrat Paul Davis Leads Governor's Race by 8 - PoliticusUSA

Fri, 2014-07-25 09:27

Kansas Could Turn Blue as Democrat Paul Davis Leads Governor's Race by 8
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Rick Scott, Tom Corbett, John Kasich, Sam Brownback, Scott Walker, and Rick Snyder are all facing tough political fights for reelection. Voters feel the direct impact ... Hrafnkell Haraldsson: In the process of editing, a section was cut but not pasted ...

Rachel Brougham - We need to make kids count - Petoskey News-Review

Fri, 2014-07-25 08:55

Rachel Brougham - We need to make kids count
Petoskey News-Review
Rick Snyder's expansion of the Great Start Readiness Program — so that number could be higher. There was no real change in how ... If we keep cutting education funding, students won't meet education standards. If we keep cutting food assistance, our ...

Detroit Water Shutoffs on Pause, But Is It Enough? - The Real News Network

Fri, 2014-07-25 02:22

USA TODAY

Detroit Water Shutoffs on Pause, But Is It Enough?
The Real News Network
That same day, after a two-month-long voting process, city pension holders, both workers and retirees, voted by a large majority to accept a 4.5 percent pension cut, as well as a loss of cost-of-living increases. This would affect 32,000 current and ...
Emergency management in Detroit forced bankruptcyspyghana.com
Detroit's Fight for Water Rights Is Showing How to Battle (and Beat) AusterityOpEdNews
Thirsting for Democracy in Detroit: Activists Resist Water Service Shutoffs ...Truth-Out
The Guardian
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Detroit Water Shutoffs on Pause, But Is It Enough? - The Real News Network

Fri, 2014-07-25 02:12

Reuters

Detroit Water Shutoffs on Pause, But Is It Enough?
The Real News Network
That same day, after a two-month-long voting process, city pension holders, both workers and retirees, voted by a large majority to accept a 4.5 percent pension cut, as well as a loss of cost-of-living increases. This would ... And Governor Rick Snyder ...
Emergency management in Detroit forced bankruptcyspyghana.com
Detroit's Fight for Water Rights Is Showing How to Battle (and Beat) AusterityOpEdNews
Thirsting for Democracy in Detroit: Activists Resist Water Service Shutoffs ...Truth-Out
The Guardian
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Rachel Brougham: We need to make kids count - Petoskey News-Review

Thu, 2014-07-24 17:18

Rachel Brougham: We need to make kids count
Petoskey News-Review
Rick Snyder's expansion of the Great Start Readiness Program — so that number could be higher. There was no real change in how ... If we keep cutting education funding, students won't meet education standards. If we keep cutting food assistance, our ...

Emergency management in Detroit forced bankruptcy - spyghana.com

Thu, 2014-07-24 16:46

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Emergency management in Detroit forced bankruptcy
spyghana.com
Even though the State of Michigan under Snyder refuted the NNU declaration, they provided no alternative plan to turn the water services for hundreds of thousands in Detroit back on. One of the key slogans advanced by the Moratorium NOW! Coalition ...
Detroit's Fight for Water Rights Is Showing How to Battle (and Beat) AusterityOpEdNews
Thirsting for Democracy in Detroit: Activists Resist Water Service Shutoffs ...Truth-Out
Detroit residents fight back over water shutoff: 'It's a life-or-death situation'The Guardian

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Ryan Proposes Consolidated Antipoverty Effort - Wall Street Journal

Thu, 2014-07-24 14:26

Wall Street Journal

Ryan Proposes Consolidated Antipoverty Effort
Wall Street Journal
Rep. Paul Ryan (R., Wis.), Thursday, outlined a conservative plan to combat poverty in a speech at the American Enterprise Institute. Economics Reporter Damian Paletta outlines the contents of Ryan's ideas in the context of Republican politics and ...

CMS Energy's (CMS) CEO John Russell on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call ... - Seeking Alpha (registration)

Thu, 2014-07-24 13:56

CMS Energy's (CMS) CEO John Russell on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call ...
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In June, Governor Snyder signed into law, a bill that will ensure Michigan's energy rates accurately reflect the cost of service for all customers. The Governor is focused on making Michigan ... Rick Snyder is being challenged by Mark Schauer. Key ...

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DJC Report: Detroit Mayor Duggan's Campaign Finances - WDET

Thu, 2014-07-24 12:10

WDET

DJC Report: Detroit Mayor Duggan's Campaign Finances
WDET
By IRS rules they only have to give a limited amount of data every year when they make their filing but they're going to disclose, unlike what Snyder did initially with the NERD fund and Kilpatrick with the Civic Fund, they're going to disclose who ...

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence - Businessweek

Thu, 2014-07-24 10:16

USA TODAY

Michigan governor's campaign met with ambivalence
Businessweek
But instead of cruising to re-election on the fulfillment of his 2010 promises, Snyder's bid has been met with ambivalence by parts of his own party. Some Republicans ... The business community adores him for overhauling the tax system and delivering ...
Despite fulfilling promises, Michigan governor's quest for second term is met ...Fox Business
Snyder's campaign met with ambivalenceWOODTV.com

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Unions put teachers on streets for votes - Politico

Thu, 2014-07-24 05:09

Politico

Unions put teachers on streets for votes
Politico
Above all, they're out to oust incumbent Republican governors, especially Wisconsin's Scott Walker, Florida's Rick Scott and Michigan's Rick Snyder. Education rarely shows up as a top concern for ... All have moved to curb union influence, cut ...

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Unions put teachers on streets — for votes - Politico

Thu, 2014-07-24 05:09

Unions put teachers on streets — for votes
Politico
All have moved to curb union influence, cut education funding or promote alternatives to traditional public schools — or all of the above. Walker stripped public-sector workers of most collective-bargaining rights (and then beat back a ferocious ...

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GOP race tests Snyder's agenda - Livingston Daily

Thu, 2014-07-24 05:07

GOP race tests Snyder's agenda
Livingston Daily
Rick Snyder's agenda for road funding, education standards and health care. Republicans ... 5 primary ballot for the House seat, supports Snyder's call for new road revenue, implementation of Common Core and Medicaid expansion. ... “Once you get to a ...

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