Snyder's Education Cuts

The climb back remains long and difficult, but chamber's study suggests ... - The Detroit News

Fri, 2014-12-12 00:41

The Detroit News

The climb back remains long and difficult, but chamber's study suggests ...
The Detroit News
The region still has a comparatively high unemployment rate, but has cut the gap between its rate and the national average to 3.2 percent from 6.8 percent five years ago. □Vacancy rates for ... There are some areas of concern, most notably in ...

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U.S. Mayors report: Hunger and Homelessness remain despite improving ... - Salt Lake Tribune

Thu, 2014-12-11 22:20

U.S. Mayors report: Hunger and Homelessness remain despite improving ...
Salt Lake Tribune
(Lennie Mahler | The Salt Lake Tribune) Tirsa Snyder fills food orders at the emergency food pantry of Crossroads Urban Center in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014. Snyder volunteers at the center through a University of Utah LEAP class. The ...

Road fix waits until at least next week - WZZM

Thu, 2014-12-11 18:58

WZZM

Road fix waits until at least next week
WZZM
Rick Snyder opposes the House plan, because it would redirect revenue to roads that mostly goes to schools and local governments. House Speaker Jase Bolger says the proposal would ensure K-12 districts and municipalities see no funding cuts between ...

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Road repair bill could have huge impact on schools - WNEM Saginaw

Thu, 2014-12-11 16:44

Road repair bill could have huge impact on schools
WNEM Saginaw
Michigan drivers have been complaining for years about road conditions, but many wonder if dipping into the education account is the right answer. "To pull the rug out ... Outgoing House Speaker Jase Bolger said the proposal would ensure school ...

How Michigan can improve the lives of 80000 homeless children - MLive.com

Thu, 2014-12-11 16:23

MLive.com

How Michigan can improve the lives of 80000 homeless children
MLive.com
The homeless estimate, by Massachusetts-based National Center on Family Homelessness, is based on data from the U.S. Department of Education and U.S. Census Bureau. Adjusted for ... “There are opportunities for all of us to step up and lend a hand ...

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Gov. Rick Snyder Explains How Detroit Was Saved - TIME

Thu, 2014-12-11 15:41

TIME

Gov. Rick Snyder Explains How Detroit Was Saved
TIME
Michigan Governor Rick Snyder holds a rebate check for $1.2 million dollars to hand to Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan during a news conference discussing the city of Detroit exiting from bankruptcy in Detroit, on Dec. 10, 2014. Rebecca Cook—Reuters ...
Officials, residents respond to state road funding proposalsThe Macomb Daily

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U.S. mayors fear hunger, homelessness will rise under GOP Congress - Salt Lake Tribune

Thu, 2014-12-11 14:16

U.S. mayors fear hunger, homelessness will rise under GOP Congress
Salt Lake Tribune
(Lennie Mahler | The Salt Lake Tribune) Tirsa Snyder fills food orders at the emergency food pantry of Crossroads Urban Center in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014. Snyder volunteers at the center through a University of Utah LEAP class. The ...

Gov. Rick Snyder Explains How Detroit Was Saved - TIME

Thu, 2014-12-11 13:20

TIME

Gov. Rick Snyder Explains How Detroit Was Saved
TIME
Michigan Governor Rick Snyder holds a rebate check for $1.2 million dollars to hand to Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan during a news conference discussing the city of Detroit exiting from bankruptcy in Detroit, on Dec. 10, 2014. Rebecca Cook—Reuters ...
Officials, residents respond to state road funding proposalsThe Macomb Daily

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Homelessness in Montgomery County continues to increase - Community Impact Newspaper

Thu, 2014-12-11 10:49

Community Impact Newspaper

Homelessness in Montgomery County continues to increase
Community Impact Newspaper
She said the housing prices in Montgomery County cut into their wages and create conditions for homelessness. The survey results reflect this: the second-highest ... Ann Snyder, Interfaith of The Woodlands president and CEO, said there is a significant ...

Chinese leaders affirm commitment to slower growth - WXOW.com

Thu, 2014-12-11 06:29

Chinese leaders affirm commitment to slower growth
WXOW.com
Chinese leaders have expressed confidence they can manage the slowdown but unexpectedly cut interest rates Nov. 22, suggesting they ... The leaders promised to "expand access to basic public services" and education for children and poor families.

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Chinese leaders affirm commitment to slower growth - KTVN

Thu, 2014-12-11 06:28

Chinese leaders affirm commitment to slower growth
KTVN
Chinese leaders have expressed confidence they can manage the slowdown but unexpectedly cut interest rates Nov. 22, suggesting they ... The leaders promised to "expand access to basic public services" and education for children and poor families.

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Original article URL: http://bridgemi.com/2014/12/how-michigan-can-improve-the ... - Bridge Michigan

Thu, 2014-12-11 06:16

Bridge Michigan

Original article URL: http://bridgemi.com/2014/12/how-michigan-can-improve-the ...
Bridge Michigan
The homeless estimate, by Massachusetts-based National Center on Family Homelessness, is based on data from the U.S. Department of Education and U.S. Census Bureau. Adjusted for ... “There are opportunities for all of us to step up and lend a hand ...

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News Wrap: Detroit emerges from bankruptcy - PBS NewsHour

Wed, 2014-12-10 20:38

News Wrap: Detroit emerges from bankruptcy
PBS NewsHour
RICK SNYDER, (R) Michigan: This has been an extremely difficult and hard process for many people. But people worked together, and I think we ... GWEN IFILL: The state, foundations, and the Detroit Institute of Art have pitched in to ease pension cuts ...

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Tech summit addresses industry's lack of diversity - WXOW.com

Wed, 2014-12-10 19:16

Tech summit addresses industry's lack of diversity
WXOW.com
The crowd of roughly 300 people also included entrepreneurs, academics and nonprofit groups eager to change the cultural and educational milieu that turned computer programming into an occupation dominated by white and Asian men. "It definitely feels ...

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Tech summit addresses industry's lack of diversity - ABC NEWS 4

Wed, 2014-12-10 19:08

Tech summit addresses industry's lack of diversity
ABC NEWS 4
Rick Snyder says Detroit's bankruptcy is officially ending.More >>. The formalities may be over .... The crowd of roughly 300 people also included entrepreneurs, academics and nonprofit groups eager to change the cultural and educational milieu that ...

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Let us observe the 12 fiscal policy days of Christmas - Port Huron Times Herald

Wed, 2014-12-10 18:16

Let us observe the 12 fiscal policy days of Christmas
Port Huron Times Herald
Rick Snyder and state legislators are beginning to think about next year's budget and policy priorities. Here are 12 ... Cut the personal income tax to at least 3.9 percent, if not 3.75 percent. Recall that in 2007, Gov. Jennifer Granholm and the ...

Detroit's Record $18 Billion Bankruptcy Will End Tonight - Businessweek

Wed, 2014-12-10 16:28

Businessweek

Detroit's Record $18 Billion Bankruptcy Will End Tonight
Businessweek
Snyder, a 56-year-old Republican, named Orr emergency manager in March 2013 under a law that gave him sweeping authority over Detroit's finances and government. The city last month won a judge's initial approval of a debt-cutting plan to allow the ...
Timeline: A history of Detroit's fiscal problemsYahoo News

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Detroit's Record $18 Billion Bankruptcy Will End Tonight - Bloomberg

Wed, 2014-12-10 16:05

Bloomberg

Detroit's Record $18 Billion Bankruptcy Will End Tonight
Bloomberg
Snyder said in an interview after the news conference that he will now focus on Detroit schools, which are under control of a separate emergency manager who will leave in January. He said he'll seek a comprehensive effort to improve education in the ...
Timeline: A history of Detroit's fiscal problemsYahoo News

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Timeline: A history of Detroit's fiscal problems - Yahoo News

Wed, 2014-12-10 13:06

Yahoo News

Timeline: A history of Detroit's fiscal problems
Yahoo News
The report said the city was plagued by "operational dysfunction" and that it continued to deplete cash reserves and faced a cash deficit of $100 million by June 30 without significant spending cuts. - On March 1 2013, Snyder cleared the way for a ...

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DETROIT (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder says Detroit's bankruptcy is ... - Huffington Post

Wed, 2014-12-10 12:11

DETROIT (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder says Detroit's bankruptcy is ...
Huffington Post
It's bolstered by a unique promise of $800 million from foundations, major corporations and the state to soften pension cuts and prevent the sale of city-owned art. ... YouGov's general population samples are selected from its panel to match the ...

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