Snyder's Education Cuts

Obama's go-it-alone strategy has its limits - PBS NewsHour

Wed, 2014-01-29 09:17

Obama's go-it-alone strategy has its limits
PBS NewsHour
Rick Snyder's cuts to education funding. The NSA has posted a job opening for a "privacy officer," the first position of its kind at the agency. On his blog, former Department of Homeland Security official Paul Rosenzweig named Rebecca "Becky" Richards ...

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Year-round school? - Fenton Tri County Times

Wed, 2014-01-29 09:09

Year-round school?
Fenton Tri County Times
The concept of a year- round school schedule is not new, but the Republican governor who made cuts to public schools and the Michigan union who represents them agreeing on an educational concept, is. In the Jan. 16 State of the State address, Gov ...

AdWatch: Schauer highlights education funding - Petoskey News-Review

Wed, 2014-01-29 09:08

AdWatch: Schauer highlights education funding
Petoskey News-Review
A major sticking point in the race is Snyder's "cuts" to education. Democrats focus on his first year in office, when they say he and majority GOP lawmakers cut more than $1 billion from public K-12 districts, universities and community colleges. The ...

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Labor Voices: How to invest Michigan's surplus - The Detroit News

Wed, 2014-01-29 01:11

Grand Haven Tribune

Labor Voices: How to invest Michigan's surplus
The Detroit News
A portion of the state budget surplus should certainly be earmarked to restore the drastic funding cuts K-12 education has endured under the Snyder administration. As the debate over spending priorities heats up in Lansing, let us hope that legislators ...
Opinion: Lansing legislators should resign if they can't provide for the futureWestern Herald

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Democrat governors running TV ads to boost Mark Schauer - Battle Creek Enquirer

Tue, 2014-01-28 23:23

Democrat governors running TV ads to boost Mark Schauer
Battle Creek Enquirer
... running TV ads Tuesday to boost the candidacy of Mark Schauer, the expected Democratic nominee to challenge Gov. Rick Snyder. Titled “The Difference,” the 30-second spot highlights Schauer's background as the son of a nurse and a teacher who worked ...

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Opinion: Lansing legislators should resign if they can't provide for the future - Western Herald

Tue, 2014-01-28 18:07

Opinion: Lansing legislators should resign if they can't provide for the future
Western Herald
Let's rewind time back to 2011, the year Rick Snyder first assumed office as Michigan's governor. That year Snyder cut state funding for higher education by 15 percent all while granting businesses tax cuts. Talk about priorities. Not to forget public ...

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Mark Schauer targets right-to-work, penion tax and disputed K-12 cuts in ... - MLive.com

Tue, 2014-01-28 17:38

Mark Schauer targets right-to-work, penion tax and disputed K-12 cuts in ...
MLive.com
Rick Snyder of hurting children, seniors and working-class families by cutting education funding, cutting earned income tax credits and implementing retiree pension taxes. "He's been tough on kids. He's been tough on parents. He's been tough on teachers.

Mark Schauer targets right-to-work, penion tax and disputed K-12 cuts in ... - MLive.com

Tue, 2014-01-28 17:38

Mark Schauer targets right-to-work, penion tax and disputed K-12 cuts in ...
MLive.com
Rick Snyder of hurting children, seniors and working-class families by cutting education funding, cutting earned income tax credits and implementing retiree pension taxes. "He's been tough on kids. He's been tough on parents. He's been tough on teachers.

Schauer featured in ad criticizing Snyder's education cuts - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-01-28 16:51

Schauer featured in ad criticizing Snyder's education cuts
The Detroit News
Lansing — The Democratic Governors Association began airing a new statewide television ad Tuesday critical of Gov. Rick Snyder's 2011 education funding cuts — narrated by the Republican incumbent's presumed Democratic opponent, Mark Schauer.

AdWatch: Schauer highlights Snyder's education funding cuts, his own middle ... - The Republic

Tue, 2014-01-28 16:36

Politico

AdWatch: Schauer highlights Snyder's education funding cuts, his own middle ...
The Republic
AIRING: For three weeks throughout Michigan on cable and network TV channels; cost is roughly $1 million. KEY IMAGES: The Democratic Governors Association's ad opens with Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer, dressed in jeans and a ...
New DGA ad features challenger Mark Schauer, knocks Gov. Rick Snyder on ...MLive.com

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Kellogg Foundation adds $40 million to plan to save DIA art, pensions - Detroit Free Press

Tue, 2014-01-28 15:59

Kellogg Foundation adds $40 million to plan to save DIA art, pensions
Detroit Free Press
Spearheaded by Chief U.S. District Judge Gerald Rosen, the federal mediator for the bankruptcy, the fund is aimed at reducing pension cuts, preventing art from being sold to pay city debts and spinning off the DIA from city ownership into a private ...

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Mich. Gov. Snyder Under Fire from Democratic Rival - Newsmax.com

Tue, 2014-01-28 11:33

Mich. Gov. Snyder Under Fire from Democratic Rival
Newsmax.com
According to the Michigan news website mlive.com, Schauer has pledged that he will become the state's "education governor" if elected, and has often slammed Snyder over school funding cuts for kids aged from kindergarten through 12. But Snyder claimed ...

Schauer featured in ad criticizing Snyder's education cuts - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-01-28 11:05

Politico

Schauer featured in ad criticizing Snyder's education cuts
The Detroit News
Lansing— The Democratic Governors Association began airing a new statewide television ad Tuesday critical of Gov. Rick Snyder's 2011 education funding cuts — narrated by the Republican incumbents' presumed Democratic opponent, Mark Schauer.
New DGA ad features challenger Mark Schauer, knocks Gov. Rick Snyder on ...MLive.com
AdWatch: Schauer highlights education fundingPetoskey News-Review

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Schauer featured in ad criticizing Snyder's education cuts - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-01-28 11:05

Politico

Schauer featured in ad criticizing Snyder's education cuts
The Detroit News
Lansing— The Democratic Governors Association began airing a new statewide television ad Tuesday critical of Gov. Rick Snyder's 2011 education funding cuts — narrated by the Republican incumbents' presumed Democratic opponent, Mark Schauer.
New DGA ad features challenger Mark Schauer, knocks Gov. Rick Snyder on ...MLive.com
Democrats slam Michigan governor in new adPolitico
Democrats Will Lead With Our Values in 2014Huffington Post
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Messages for Nonprofits from State of the State Addresses - The Nonprofit Quarterly

Tue, 2014-01-28 10:57

Messages for Nonprofits from State of the State Addresses
The Nonprofit Quarterly
He proposed expanded access to pre-kindergarten education, stronger domestic violence protections, and an increase in the state's minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 an hour by 2016. Minimum wage increases also popped up in other governors' ... Like ...

Democrats Will Lead With Our Values in 2014 - Huffington Post

Tue, 2014-01-28 10:44

Democrats Will Lead With Our Values in 2014
Huffington Post
Mark knows that cutting education is no way to build a strong economy. Rick Snyder's Michigan is third-worst in the country in unemployment, and 49th in job growth. Snyder's own MEDC released a report recently saying Michigan's economy won't catch up ...

Fight over minimum wage hike brewing in Congress, Michigan - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-01-28 08:28

Fight over minimum wage hike brewing in Congress, Michigan
The Detroit News
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer wants to raise Michigan's minimum to $9.25 an hour as part of his campaign to unseat GOP Gov. Rick Snyder. Snyder said Friday he hasn't been focused on the minimum wage but working at generating ... Saul ...

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New DGA ad features challenger Mark Schauer, knocks Gov. Rick Snyder on ... - MLive.com

Tue, 2014-01-28 07:29

Politico

New DGA ad features challenger Mark Schauer, knocks Gov. Rick Snyder on ...
MLive.com
Schauer, who has vowed to be Michigan's "education governor" if elected, has repeatedly criticized Snyder over K-12 funding cuts, most of which date back to his first year in office. Snyder has disputed the math. Overall state spending on education has ...
Democrats slam Michigan governor in new adPolitico

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Democrats slam Michigan governor in new ad - Politico

Tue, 2014-01-28 05:52

Politico

Democrats slam Michigan governor in new ad
Politico
The television ad, part of the DGA's previously reported $1 million ad buy in the state, features Democratic candidate Mark Schauer talking about his own background in education — and slamming GOP Gov. Rick Snyder for his cuts to education funding.

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'Shame on you': Rogers blasts officials over UNLV president choice - Las Vegas Sun

Tue, 2014-01-28 05:19

'Shame on you': Rogers blasts officials over UNLV president choice
Las Vegas Sun
That's the opinion of Jim Rogers, Las Vegas TV mogul, philanthropist and former chancellor of Nevada's higher education system, about UNLV's new acting President Don Snyder. And if you follow the prolific Rogers on social media, you're about to read ...

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