Snyder's Education Cuts

Snyder OKs more funding for colleges, preschool - WRAL.com

Tue, 2014-06-24 18:33

Snyder OKs more funding for colleges, preschool
WRAL.com
Snyder was trying to counter Democrats' election year attack that he cut $1 billion from education in his first year, which disregards federal stimulus money drying up and later supplemental adjustments to both the 2010-11 and 2011-12 K-12 budgets.

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Snyder rebuts Democrats who say he cut education budget by $1B - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-06-24 18:15

Snyder rebuts Democrats who say he cut education budget by $1B
The Detroit News
“It fails to fully restore the $1 billion Snyder cut from education and continues the pattern of wasting millions of our taxpayer dollars on unaccountable, for-profit charter schools that are failing to educate our kids,” former U.S. Rep. Mark Schauer ...

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Snyder rebuts Democrats who say he cut education budget by $1B - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-06-24 18:13

Snyder rebuts Democrats who say he cut education budget by $1B
The Detroit News
“It fails to fully restore the $1 billion Snyder cut from education and continues the pattern of wasting millions of our taxpayer dollars on unaccountable, for-profit charter schools that are failing to educate our kids,” former U.S. Rep. Mark Schauer ...

In gubernatorial races, it's the economy, 'stupid' - CNBC.com

Tue, 2014-06-24 16:53

In gubernatorial races, it's the economy, 'stupid'
CNBC.com
Not only has job growth been tepid, but in areas Walker has emphasized—like cutting taxes and reforming the legal system—Wisconsin has barely budged relative to the competition. Read MoreA ... When former venture capitalist Rick Snyder took office as ...

State funding plan forces more Midland Public Schools cuts - Midland Daily News

Tue, 2014-06-24 15:20

State funding plan forces more Midland Public Schools cuts
Midland Daily News
Blindsided by a state education bill that has the net effect of reducing per-pupil spending for some districts, the Midland Public Schools Board of Education Monday night approved a 2014-15 budget that cuts technology funding by $250,000. “We will ...

Gov. Rick Snyder signs $15 billion education budget for 2014-15 - MLive.com

Tue, 2014-06-24 15:19

Gov. Rick Snyder signs $15 billion education budget for 2014-15
MLive.com
Snyder put pen to paper on the education budget in an indoor ceremony Tuesday at the state Capitol, after inclement weather outside scuttled plans for an outdoor signing. The governor was joined at the bill signing by ... The funding was approved in ...

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Why It Took A Plea From A Pizza Guy to Increase Michigan's Higher Education ... - NationSwell

Tue, 2014-06-24 11:47

Why It Took A Plea From A Pizza Guy to Increase Michigan's Higher Education ...
NationSwell
That's a message education leaders in Michigan have been trying to illustrate to lawmakers as funding for higher education was reduced by about $1 billion in total cuts over the past 10 years. Back in 2011, the leader of another national chain pitched ...

Stephen Henderson: If taxes are evil, why is Minnesota working? - Wausau Daily Herald

Tue, 2014-06-24 05:32

Stephen Henderson: If taxes are evil, why is Minnesota working?
Wausau Daily Herald
Minnesota, in fact, is something of a Great Lakes phenomenon: a high-tax, high-spending counter to places like Michigan and Indiana, and a place where investment in education and infrastructure seems to be helping, not hurting, economic recovery. A ...
Michigan Future Misses the MarkMichigan Capitol Confidential

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Bessemer school approves budget - Your Daily Globe.com

Tue, 2014-06-24 00:47

Bessemer school approves budget
Your Daily Globe.com
The biggest impact on the school's budget was a cut in special education payments from the Gogebic-Ontonagon Intermediate School District, but the Bessemer School District is dropping its expenditures to match. Next year's revenues and expenditures are ...

Davenport School board cuts ties with architecture firm - Quad City Times

Mon, 2014-06-23 22:46

Davenport School board cuts ties with architecture firm
Quad City Times
Johanson and board members Ken Krumwiede, Maria Dickmann, Rich Clewell, Jamie Snyder and Nikki DeFauw voted to discontinue the contract. Board member Bill Sherwood cast the lone vote to stick with CSO. “It's is a very unfortunate situation that we ...

Review team to determine what district already knows: Benton Harbor schools in ... - Michigan Radio

Mon, 2014-06-23 17:45

Review team to determine what district already knows: Benton Harbor schools in ...
Michigan Radio
Rick Snyder announced today his appointment of a six-member review team. The team ... It has made some progress in cutting the deficit in the past couple of years, but Seawood says it'll realistically take another 14 years to close the budget gap ...

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Effective Teaching Strategies - FireEngineering.com

Mon, 2014-06-23 10:57

Effective Teaching Strategies
FireEngineering.com
My educational background in secondary education has provided me with different techniques for sharing the information I want to pass along to other firefighters. As the lead drill instructor, you .... Someone takes a door, cuts the A posts, and rolls ...

Mark Schauer: Snyder pays lip service to seniors - HollandSentinel.com

Mon, 2014-06-23 02:28

Mark Schauer: Snyder pays lip service to seniors
HollandSentinel.com
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 ...
Tim Skubick: Ads reveal strategies by Gov. Snyder and Mark Schauer to lure votersMLive.com

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Mark Schauer: Snyder pays lip service to seniors - HollandSentinel.com

Mon, 2014-06-23 02:28

Mark Schauer: Snyder pays lip service to seniors
HollandSentinel.com
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 ...
Tim Skubick: Ads reveal strategies by Gov. Snyder and Mark Schauer to lure votersMLive.com

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Plymouth-Canton parents petition to stop schools of choice option - Hometownlife.com

Mon, 2014-06-23 01:15

Plymouth-Canton parents petition to stop schools of choice option
Hometownlife.com
The move came after the state's school aid fund cut $49 per student from the per-pupil foundation grant Gov. Rick Snyder had originally proposed and which Plymouth-Canton administrators had used to establish its budget. The $49 cut left officials ...

Our View: Legislature helps, hurts public schools - HollandSentinel.com

Sun, 2014-06-22 18:45

Our View: Legislature helps, hurts public schools
HollandSentinel.com
They also cut the foreign language requirement from two classes to one, and allow it to be taken before high school. The purpose of the ... Rick Snyder is serious about raising educational standards, he should veto this legislation. • Longer school year.

Tim Skubick: Ads reveal strategies by Gov. Snyder and Mark Schauer to lure voters - MLive.com

Sun, 2014-06-22 09:05

Tim Skubick: Ads reveal strategies by Gov. Snyder and Mark Schauer to lure voters
MLive.com
He did not link the cuts in education that were used to fund the business tax cut. It is left to the viewer to figure that out, but if you rely on folks figuring something out, they probably won't. The pollster thinks it is significant that the Snyder ...

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Mark Schauer taps Obama database, 'special sauce' in bid to beat Michigan Gov ... - MLive.com

Sun, 2014-06-22 07:45

Mark Schauer taps Obama database, 'special sauce' in bid to beat Michigan Gov ...
MLive.com
He cut our incentives." Moments later, Schauer stops to shake hands with a festival volunteer, who says he'd vote for him if he could. The man has moved to Florida, he explains, because he was hit hard when Snyder signed a law that phased out a tax ...

Letters to the South Oakland Eccentric - Hometownlife.com

Sun, 2014-06-22 06:55

Letters to the South Oakland Eccentric
Hometownlife.com
Mr. Snyder's team says he's increased funding per pupil, while Mr. Schauer's team says Snyder's cut funding by $1 billion. If you have the time ... The actual numbers show Michigan has been disinvesting in education for at least a decade. This is a ...

Outdoors: These new Michigan Dept. of Natural Resources officers sign on for ... - Detroit Free Press

Sun, 2014-06-22 00:12

Outdoors: These new Michigan Dept. of Natural Resources officers sign on for ...
Detroit Free Press
In addition to traditional law enforcement training they are educated in identifying and tracking wildlife, marine law, snowmobile law, and fish and game laws. “They also often need ... Eventually he cut a fresh track and Wicklund found it. He located ...

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