Snyder's Education Cuts

State legislators and Democratic candidates rally for increased K-12 funds - The Michigan Daily

Tue, 2014-09-02 00:24

State legislators and Democratic candidates rally for increased K-12 funds
The Michigan Daily
Many Democrats, including Mark Schauer, the Democratic candidate for governor, have criticized Snyder for presiding over massive cuts in education funding. ************Though Snyder increased funding for education in the fiscal year 2015 budget plan ...

See your Saginaw County school district's per pupil foundation allowance - The Ann Arbor News

Mon, 2014-09-01 16:03

See your Saginaw County school district's per pupil foundation allowance
The Ann Arbor News
Rick Snyder's budget included a bigger increase for the 2014-2015 school year. Per student funding levels are up $50 ... In recent years, Ackerman said, the district has tightened its wallet and made cuts to deal with a $500 per student loss in state ...

When a Vegas mugging backfires (and more from In Other News) - Missoula Independent (blog)

Mon, 2014-09-01 11:02

When a Vegas mugging backfires (and more from In Other News)
Missoula Independent (blog)
State police charged Stacy Varner, 47, and Glenda Snyder, 64, with attacking each other with a stuffed deer head during an argument in Cromwell Township, Pa. Troopers said Snyder was injured during the fight when she was hit with an antler. (Harrisburg ...

South Dakota man finds rewards working 40 years - Rapid City Journal

Mon, 2014-09-01 02:15

South Dakota man finds rewards working 40 years
Rapid City Journal
Baby boomers have redefined what it means to be retired, and that often includes some kind of work, either by cutting back to part time, working on a project basis or getting heavily involved in volunteer work. Many like Snyder opt to keep on working ...

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U.P. ranch saves orphan bears, one cub at a time - Livingston Daily

Mon, 2014-09-01 02:00

Livingston Daily

U.P. ranch saves orphan bears, one cub at a time
Livingston Daily
His face is chiseled by age, topped by a gray crew cut and accented with a nose that's been broken 17 times in the boxing ring. He speaks in four-word sentences. His voice sounds like it's .... Rick Snyder. "Oswald's Bear Ranch is an important piece of ...

South Dakota man finds rewards working 40 years - Washington Times

Mon, 2014-09-01 01:13

South Dakota man finds rewards working 40 years
Washington Times
Snyder, 75, is an example of how companies can benefit from hiring and retaining mature employees, the Argus Leader (http://argusne.ws/1sxAcaV ) reported. The retirement age of 65 has gone ... Baby boomers have redefined what it means to be retired ...

Labor stokes Democratic support for Michigan governor, US Senate races - The Detroit News

Mon, 2014-09-01 00:01

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Labor stokes Democratic support for Michigan governor, US Senate races
The Detroit News
... unions are not focused squarely on right to work. Instead, they are targeting Snyder for a list of grievances, from cuts in local government and classroom funding to banning schools from collecting dues from the paychecks of unionized teachers and ...
Five things to watch two months before November electionLivingston Daily
Rick Haglund: In campaigns, the devil often is in the details, which makes for ...The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com
Airwaves heat up in race for Michigan governorNews & Observer

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5 things to know about 2014 governor's races - WTOP

Sun, 2014-08-31 16:22

5 things to know about 2014 governor's races
WTOP
Tom Corbett, R-Pa., is on the shakiest ground because of an uproar over cuts to education spending and several verbal gaffes. He has trailed Democratic businessman Tom Wolf throughout. In Illinois, Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn is being pushed hard by ...

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An examination of the claims made by opposing sides in the Michigan ... - Crain's Detroit Business

Sun, 2014-08-31 14:40

An examination of the claims made by opposing sides in the Michigan ...
Crain's Detroit Business
Snyder cut education funding. Schauer would take Michigan back to the failed era of former Gov. Jennifer Granholm. Snyder's retirement tax changes left seniors to suffer. Schauer supported raising taxes. Some charges are inaccurate or lack context the ...

5 things to watch in final 2 months of election - Grand Haven Tribune

Sun, 2014-08-31 14:28

Grand Haven Tribune

5 things to watch in final 2 months of election
Grand Haven Tribune
GOP legislators and Snyder have combined to enact business tax cuts, toughen the state's power to intervene in deficit-ridden cities and school districts, and limit unions' power. Angry Democrats hope to win back the House, at the very least ...

Five things to watch two months before November election - Livingston Daily

Sun, 2014-08-31 13:57

Livingston Daily

Five things to watch two months before November election
Livingston Daily
LANSING – The final two months of campaigning in Michigan will determine if Republicans continue their four-year control of state government and who will succeed U.S. Sen. Carl Levin, a retiring Democrat who has held his seat for nearly 36 years.
Rick Haglund: In campaigns, the devil often is in the details, which makes for ...The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com
Airwaves heat up in race for Michigan governorThe State

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Human Rights Watchdog Demands End to America's Racial Discrimination - PoliticusUSA

Sun, 2014-08-31 12:33

Human Rights Watchdog Demands End to America's Racial Discrimination
PoliticusUSA
This most recent U.N. criticism follows on the heels of two other condemnations within two months for America's mistreatment of its poor, and the violation of a basic human right to clean water and sanitation after Detroit officials cut off water to ...

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Airwaves heat up in race for governor - Grand Haven Tribune

Sun, 2014-08-31 12:16

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Airwaves heat up in race for governor
Grand Haven Tribune
Snyder cut education funding. Schauer would take Michigan back to the failed era of former Gov. Jennifer Granholm. Snyder's retirement tax changes left seniors to suffer. Schauer supported raising taxes. Some charges are inaccurate or lack context the ...
Rick Haglund: In campaigns, the devil often is in the details, which makes for ...The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com
5 things to watch in final 2 months before Michigan electionDetroit Free Press

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State budgeting with an eye on results - Salina.com

Sun, 2014-08-31 10:24

State budgeting with an eye on results
Salina.com
"Performance-based budgeting," buzzwords for states making spending decisions based on specific benchmarks, gained traction in the 1990s, then fell out of favor during the budget-cutting era of the 2007-09 recession. Now the strategy is .... He knows ...

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U.P. ranch saves orphan bears, one cub at a time - Hometownlife.com

Sun, 2014-08-31 08:24

Hometownlife.com

U.P. ranch saves orphan bears, one cub at a time
Hometownlife.com
His face is chiseled by age, topped by a gray crew cut and accented with a nose that's been broken 17 times in the boxing ring. He speaks in four-word sentences. His voice sounds like it's .... Rick Snyder. “Oswald's Bear Ranch is an important piece of ...

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