Snyder's Education Cuts

School board approves resolutions on funding and Common Core - The Lamar Ledger

Wed, 2014-04-16 19:34

School board approves resolutions on funding and Common Core
The Lamar Ledger
The "negative factor" is an element within state school financing formulas that was passed in the 2010-2011 session and resulted in across the board cuts to education spending. The second resolution approved by the board covered the topic of Common ...

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Schauer calls education his “top priority” in schools plan - Michigan Radio

Wed, 2014-04-16 18:18

Schauer calls education his “top priority” in schools plan
Michigan Radio
Reverse what Schauer and Democrats claim to be a billion dollar cut to public schools under Gov. Snyder's administration. End the practice of using money from the state's K-12 education fund, called the School Aid Fund, for things other than K-12 ...

The best thing state officials can do is abolish the MEDC - Port Huron Times Herald

Wed, 2014-04-16 17:39

The best thing state officials can do is abolish the MEDC
Port Huron Times Herald
POINT OF VIEW Michael D. LaFaive POINT OF VIEW Michael D. LaFaive, is the fiscal policy director at the Mackinac Center for Public Policy, a research and educational institute in Midland. / SUBMITTED. More. ADVERTISEMENT. With Gov. Rick Snyder's fiscal ...

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Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer makes surprise appearance ... - Central Michigan Life

Wed, 2014-04-16 16:53

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer makes surprise appearance ...
Central Michigan Life
Increasing funding for education in the state was the focus of Schauer's speech. Schauer said his opponent in the election, Republican incumbent Gov. Rick Snyder, has made severe cuts to education. “Teaching is the most important profession in our ...

Democrat Mark Schauer unveils his plan for public education funding - Lansing State Journal

Wed, 2014-04-16 16:46

Democrat Mark Schauer unveils his plan for public education funding
Lansing State Journal
... public education and so is everyone in my family.” Schauer and his running mate, Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown, blasted Snyder for cutting K-12 foundation grants since taking office in 2011 while reducing taxes on Michigan businesses by $1.8 billion.

Schauer releases plan to raise education funding in Mich. - WSBT-TV

Wed, 2014-04-16 16:44

Schauer releases plan to raise education funding in Mich.
WSBT-TV
Schauer and Brown criticized Snyder for cutting over $1 billion from education to pay for a $1.8 billion tax break for businesses, but the state's K-12 spending — excluding federal, preschool and adult education funding — has increased every year of ...
Schauer outlines education agenda but not funding planThe Detroit News
Mark Schauer outlines education plan, calls school funding 'top economic priority'Michigan Business Review - MLive.com
Schauer shows up at CMU Dems' eventMidland Daily News
Port Huron Times Herald
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Schauer Calls Education His “Top Priority” In Schools Plan - WKAR

Wed, 2014-04-16 16:21

Schauer Calls Education His “Top Priority” In Schools Plan
WKAR
And Schauer says he would reverse what he claims to be a $1 billion cut to classrooms under Governor Snyder. “What we're doing today is laying down a marker, that education would be our top priority and will be our top budget priority,” he says.

Schauer outlines education agenda but not funding plan - The Detroit News

Wed, 2014-04-16 13:56

Schauer outlines education agenda but not funding plan
The Detroit News
Schauer and Brown hammered Gov. Rick Snyder over budget-balancing cuts in higher education funding when he took over as governor and faced a $1-billion structural deficit. They also reopened the debate about whether the governor has slashed funding ...

Democrat Mark Schauer calls public education top priority, unveils school plan - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 2014-04-16 13:37

Democrat Mark Schauer calls public education top priority, unveils school plan
Detroit Free Press
... public education and so is everyone in my family.” Schauer and his running mate, Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown, blasted Snyder for cutting K-12 foundation grants since taking office in 2011 while reducing taxes on Michigan businesses by $1.8 billion.

Podcast 04.16.14 Bankruptcy Deal, Budget Priorities, Childhood Education - WDET

Wed, 2014-04-16 13:07

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Podcast 04.16.14 Bankruptcy Deal, Budget Priorities, Childhood Education
WDET
Podcast 04.16.14 Bankruptcy Deal, Budget Priorities, Childhood Education. Wednesday April 16, 2014. A tentative deal has been reached between Detroit bankruptcy officials and pension board leaders. The proposed cuts to retiree benefits are ...

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Democrat Mark Schauer unveils his plan for public education funding - Port Huron Times Herald

Wed, 2014-04-16 12:58

Democrat Mark Schauer unveils his plan for public education funding
Port Huron Times Herald
... public education and so is everyone in my family.” Schauer and his running mate, Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown, blasted Snyder for cutting K-12 foundation grants since taking office in 2011 while reducing taxes on Michigan businesses by $1.8 billion.

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Mark Schauer outlines education plan, calls school funding 'top economic priority' - Michigan Business Review - MLive.com

Wed, 2014-04-16 12:25

Mark Schauer outlines education plan, calls school funding 'top economic priority'
Michigan Business Review - MLive.com
School funding is a key component of Schauer's plan, which calls for reversing what Democrats have claimed was a $1 billion cut to education under the Snyder administration. An MLive fact-check of that claim in February found that while funding did ...
Schauer shows up at CMU Dems' eventMidland Daily News
Schauer outlines education agenda but not funding planThe Detroit News
Democrat Mark Schauer unveils his plan for public education fundingPort Huron Times Herald
Detroit Free Press
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Democrat Mark Schauer unveils his plan for public education funding - Lansing State Journal

Wed, 2014-04-16 12:01

Democrat Mark Schauer unveils his plan for public education funding
Lansing State Journal
... public education and so is everyone in my family.” Schauer and his running mate, Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown, blasted Snyder for cutting K-12 foundation grants since taking office in 2011 while reducing taxes on Michigan businesses by $1.8 billion.

Morning Memo: Washington takes great interest in race to oust Walter Jones - News & Observer

Wed, 2014-04-16 10:26

Morning Memo: Washington takes great interest in race to oust Walter Jones
News & Observer
“Yes, you can go back and say if we didn't cut taxes we would have money for education,” he said. ... And when, after nursing school, she heard that military families weren't getting good health care, she joined the Army so she could try to fix that ...

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Morning Memo: Washington takes great interest in race to oust Walter Jones - News & Observer

Wed, 2014-04-16 10:26

Morning Memo: Washington takes great interest in race to oust Walter Jones
News & Observer
TODAY IN POLITICS: Gov. Pat McCrory will meet with his education cabinet at 2 p.m. as the conversation about how to better compensate teachers stalls with a legislative committee's inaction earlier this week. A full day of meetings at the legislative ...

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Schauer shows up at CMU Dems' event - Midland Daily News

Wed, 2014-04-16 09:22

Schauer shows up at CMU Dems' event
Midland Daily News
“I see anger about Snyder's cuts to education, cuts to our public schools and seeing kids in more crowded classrooms,” Schauer said. “As much as Rick Snyder is trying to convince people that he is giving more money to schools, they see there has been a ...

Senior volunteers monitoring water quality in Schuylkill Center program - Montgomery Newspapers

Wed, 2014-04-16 08:58

Senior volunteers monitoring water quality in Schuylkill Center program
Montgomery Newspapers
Lois Snyder (left) and Sally Johnson record data from a water sample taken from the stream. (The Review/George ... The trio are volunteers with the Senior Environment Corps, a program at the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education that has been ...

RONDA SNYDER: Glaze your ham with a cola twist - Rapid City Journal

Wed, 2014-04-16 06:02

RONDA SNYDER: Glaze your ham with a cola twist
Rapid City Journal
Remove ham to a cutting board and let rest for 15 minutes. Return the remaining glaze to the stove on medium-low heat. ... Ronda Snyder is an education consultant with the South Dakota Pork Producers Council. Contact her at kenronda.snyder@gmail.com.

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Snyder keeps your tax dollars in the family - The Detroit News

Wed, 2014-04-16 01:28

Snyder keeps your tax dollars in the family
The Detroit News
According to email records, ex-adviser Richard Baird intervened on behalf of the governor's cousin, George Snyder, in the spring of 2011 when language in the Senate version of the state budget threatened to cut a lucrative furniture contract. While ...

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Snyder keeps your tax dollars in the family - The Detroit News

Wed, 2014-04-16 01:06

Snyder keeps your tax dollars in the family
The Detroit News
According to email records, ex-adviser Richard Baird intervened on behalf of the governor's cousin, George Snyder, in the spring of 2011 when language in the Senate version of the state budget threatened to cut a lucrative furniture contract. While ...

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