Snyder's Education Cuts

Apart from roads, Michigan lawmakers did a lot - Hometownlife.com

Tue, 2014-06-17 09:16

Apart from roads, Michigan lawmakers did a lot
Hometownlife.com
The Legislature also completed work Thursday on a $37.3-billion budget that covers 20 state departments and a $15.7-billion education bill, which covers K-12, higher education and community colleges. They missed a soft deadline of June 1 to get the ...

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Mark Schauer: Snyder's lip service is disservice to seniors, retirees - The Ann Arbor News

Tue, 2014-06-17 07:15

Mark Schauer: Snyder's lip service is disservice to seniors, retirees
The Ann Arbor News
After cutting education and raising taxes on seniors, Snyder turned around and doled out a massive $1.8 billion tax cut to businesses – even when they ship Michigan jobs overseas. This isn't the right path for Michigan. As Michigan's next governor, I ...

Keep Michigan Merit Curriculum strong - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-06-17 00:11

Keep Michigan Merit Curriculum strong
The Detroit News
As Michigan strives to improve its education standing among the states, it should not backtrack on these important benchmarks. The bills would cut the two-credit foreign language requirement in half and allow students to fulfill that requirement in ...

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Keep Michigan Merit Curriculum strong - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-06-17 00:11

Keep Michigan Merit Curriculum strong
The Detroit News
As Michigan strives to improve its education standing among the states, it should not backtrack on these important benchmarks. The bills would cut the two-credit foreign language requirement in half and allow students to fulfill that requirement in ...

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The Map The NCAA Got Thrown Out At Trial - Deadspin

Mon, 2014-06-16 18:44

The Map The NCAA Got Thrown Out At Trial
Deadspin
You might have noticed ABC's audio cut out during the handshake line following last night's NBA Finals game, just as Heat assistant coach Ron Rothstein approached Gregg Popovich. The reason? Rothstein said .... Inspired by the anti-Redskins commercial ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo's Crying Face, In Extreme Slow Motion - Deadspin

Mon, 2014-06-16 18:02

Cristiano Ronaldo's Crying Face, In Extreme Slow Motion
Deadspin
You might have noticed ABC's audio cut out during the handshake line following last night's NBA Finals game, just as Heat assistant coach Ron Rothstein approached Gregg Popovich. The reason? Rothstein said .... Inspired by the anti-Redskins commercial ...

EAA Chancellor John Covington resigning to care for family, start new role ... - Michronicleonline

Mon, 2014-06-16 17:39

EAA Chancellor John Covington resigning to care for family, start new role ...
Michronicleonline
He is credited with creating a student-centered learning and teaching model on the cutting edge of educational reform. ... Snyder for his vision; in addition to legislators and donors who supported the EAA's educational transformation under my ...

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Chancellor of Michigan's Education Achievement Authority resigns - WDIV Detroit

Mon, 2014-06-16 15:31

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Chancellor of Michigan's Education Achievement Authority resigns
WDIV Detroit
He is credited with creating a student-centered learning and teaching model on the cutting edge of educational reform. ... Snyder for his vision; in addition to legislators and donors who supported the EAA's educational transformation under my ...

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Apart from roads, Michigan lawmakers did a lot - Detroit Free Press

Mon, 2014-06-16 00:10

Apart from roads, Michigan lawmakers did a lot
Detroit Free Press
The Legislature also completed work Thursday on a $37.3-billion budget that covers 20 state departments and a $15.7-billion education bill, which covers K-12, higher education and community colleges. They missed a soft deadline of June 1 to get the ...

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Sandoval: Jim Rogers was 'so much more' to Nevada than philanthropist ... - Las Vegas Sun

Sun, 2014-06-15 14:09

Sandoval: Jim Rogers was 'so much more' to Nevada than philanthropist ...
Las Vegas Sun
Our thoughts go out to his wife, Beverly, and the family," UNLV President Don Snyder said in a statement Sunday. "Jim was one of the first individuals I met when ... His time as chancellor likely will best be remembered for UNLV's Boyd Law School being ...

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Big drop in Michigan welfare cases means big savings, but at what cost to the ... - MLive.com

Sun, 2014-06-15 07:14

Big drop in Michigan welfare cases means big savings, but at what cost to the ...
MLive.com
Rick Snyder on Thursday. Total state spending is expected to grow by 9.3 percent next year, but the DHS budget is down 4.4 percent. The DHS reductions are a direct result of declining caseload estimates for temporary cash and food assistance programs ...

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NFL needs a development league - Boston Globe

Sun, 2014-06-15 03:42

NFL needs a development league
Boston Globe
The developmental leagues would be contained to a few geographic areas to cut down on travel costs — think Florida, Arizona, and Texas — and would only have a handful of teams. No one inside the NFL believes a .... Broadcaster Al Michaels said last ...

NFL needs a development league - Boston Globe

Sun, 2014-06-15 03:42

Boston Globe

NFL needs a development league
Boston Globe
The developmental leagues would be contained to a few geographic areas to cut down on travel costs — think Florida, Arizona, and Texas — and would only have a handful of teams. No one inside the NFL believes a .... Broadcaster Al Michaels said last ...

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More young men stepping up to be foster dads - Arizona Daily Star

Sun, 2014-06-15 03:01

More young men stepping up to be foster dads
Arizona Daily Star
Devereux Arizona has licensed five young foster dads, including Torrez, in the last year, said Staci Snyder, program manager for the nonprofit agency. “We've never really had this many guys who've stepped up to do this,” Snyder said. “They're so young ...

After Cantor Loss, GOP Fissures Appear on Immigration Position - Wall Street Journal

Sun, 2014-06-15 00:15

Wall Street Journal

After Cantor Loss, GOP Fissures Appear on Immigration Position
Wall Street Journal
Paul Le Page of Maine is trying to cut off state welfare assistance to undocumented workers, while Republican Gov. Rick Snyder is touting immigration as a way to reinvigorate the city of Detroit. Even the major tea-party groups are divided on ...
Cantor loses in shocking VA-07 upset - Lindsey Graham avoids a runoff in S.C. ...Politico

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EAA chancellor expected to announce departure - Detroit Free Press

Sat, 2014-06-14 18:51

EAA chancellor expected to announce departure
Detroit Free Press
Rick Snyder announced the EAA in 2011, the system has been mired in controversy. A Free Press report in ... “(Covington) created the student-centered learning and teaching model on the cutting edge of educational reform,” Morrow said. After the first ...

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Michigan Political Points: DGA back with ads promoting Schauer, knocking Snyder - MLive.com

Sat, 2014-06-14 10:21

Michigan Political Points: DGA back with ads promoting Schauer, knocking Snyder
MLive.com
Rick Snyder. Schauer, shown on a laptop in an elementary school, blasts Snyder's "billion dollars in education cuts". Later, from a desktop computer in an empty factory, he accuses Snyder of giving tax breaks to businesses "even if they send jobs ...
What lawmakers did, didn't do before summer breakseattlepi.com

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Michigan Legislature OKs $53.2B budget - South Bend Tribune

Sat, 2014-06-14 09:29

Michigan Legislature OKs $53.2B budget
South Bend Tribune
Rick Snyder a $53.2 billion state budget, approving increased aid for local governments and money to hire more state troopers and conservation officers. The legislation -- approved ..... The Tribune takes a look at how growing autism numbers affect ...

What lawmakers did, didn't do before summer break - SFGate

Sat, 2014-06-14 04:20

What lawmakers did, didn't do before summer break
SFGate
Snyder acknowledged his proposal would have given all school districts more than a minimum $50 increase but said he "appreciated" others' arguments that schools now getting less aid should get a much bigger $175 bump. The final version of the ...

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What's Happening for June (UPDATED JUNE 14) - SunHerald.com

Sat, 2014-06-14 00:35

What's Happening for June (UPDATED JUNE 14)
SunHerald.com
Restoration workshop: 9 a.m.-noon., Donal Snyder Community Center, 2520 Pass Road, Gulfport. Open to community leaders and organizations to learn the process of REESTORE Act ... Health fair: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Christian Education and Life Center, 2205 ...

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