Snyder's Education Cuts

Saturday Shorts: Combat human trafficking - The Detroit News

Sun, 2014-01-19 00:17

Saturday Shorts: Combat human trafficking
The Detroit News
Rick Snyder. Action on all these bills needs to be expedited. Meanwhile, nonprofit agencies and groups are actively working to make the public more aware of the problem. One such group is using the international stage. Save Our Adolescents from ...

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Editorial: Forget math in school funding debate and follow the money instead - Battle Creek Enquirer

Sat, 2014-01-18 22:36

Editorial: Forget math in school funding debate and follow the money instead
Battle Creek Enquirer
Snyder said that per-pupil funding from state sources had risen $660 during his administration, provoking charges from Democrats that the administration is using creative accounting paper over what amounts to a real reduction. ... “(The office) took ...

Wisconsin not alone: State surpluses spark debate on tax cuts, spending - La Crosse Tribune

Sat, 2014-01-18 13:09

Washington Post

Wisconsin not alone: State surpluses spark debate on tax cuts, spending
La Crosse Tribune
Rick Snyder has predicted that an additional tax cut is "inevitable" in light of a roughly $1 billion surplus. Yet Snyder first wants to put more money into early childhood education. "Then to the degree that there are some resources left, it's a fair ...
State surpluses igniting debate on tax cuts, spendingThe Oshkosh Northwestern
State surpluses spark debate on tax cuts, spendingEvansville Courier & Press
A look at ideas for using state budget surplusesGrand Haven Tribune

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A look at ideas for using state budget surpluses - Grand Haven Tribune

Sat, 2014-01-18 11:07

Grand Haven Tribune

A look at ideas for using state budget surpluses
Grand Haven Tribune
GOP legislative leaders want to pursue a personal income tax cut. Snyder has said he will propose a tax-relief plan in the coming weeks. But he said he first wants to expand an early childhood education program and then see how much is available for ...
State surpluses spark debate on tax cuts, spendingTulsa World

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Wisconsin not alone: State surpluses spark debate on tax cuts, spending - Wisconsin State Journal

Sat, 2014-01-18 09:07

San Francisco Chronicle

Wisconsin not alone: State surpluses spark debate on tax cuts, spending
Wisconsin State Journal
The budget director for Republican Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has predicted that an additional tax cut is "inevitable" in light of a roughly $1 billion surplus. Yet Snyder first wants to put more money into early childhood education. "Then to the degree ...
State surpluses spark debate on tax cuts, spendingTulsa World
State surpluses spark debatePittsburgh Post Gazette
How Minnesota and 4 other states plan to spend surplusFOX 9 News

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How Minnesota and 4 other states plan to spend surplus - FOX 9 News

Sat, 2014-01-18 07:52

How Minnesota and 4 other states plan to spend surplus
FOX 9 News
GOP legislative leaders want to pursue a personal income tax cut. Snyder has said he will propose a tax-relief plan in the coming weeks. But he said he first wants to expand an early childhood education program and then see how much is available for ...

Plymouth pols react to Snyder's speech - Hometownlife.com

Sat, 2014-01-18 06:57

Plymouth pols react to Snyder's speech
Hometownlife.com
In the final address of Snyder's first term, the Republican governor talked – in less specific detail than some would have liked – about improvements for schools, municipalities, veterans and the environment. Much of his speech was spent on ...

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Gov vows to fight beetle seen as threat to Michigan maple trees - The Detroit News

Sat, 2014-01-18 01:16

Gov vows to fight beetle seen as threat to Michigan maple trees
The Detroit News
Through a massive program that includes cutting trees and spreading insecticide, that city has contained an infestation discovered in 1998 in its Ravenswood community. Chicago lost 400-500 trees. After Snyder's ... While Snyder didn't say how much he ...

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State surpluses spark debate - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Sat, 2014-01-18 00:04

State surpluses spark debate
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
... states have been seeking prosperity with tax cuts and less government. Their Democratic counterparts have sought to fortify their economies by investing more in education and other social services. ... Mr. Snyder said in an interview. Big tax cuts ...

State surpluses spark debate on tax cuts, spending - Tulsa World

Fri, 2014-01-17 21:42

Washington Post

State surpluses spark debate on tax cuts, spending
Tulsa World
The budget director for Republican Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has predicted that an additional tax cut is “inevitable” in light of a roughly $1 billion surplus. Yet Snyder first wants to put more money into early childhood education. “Then to the degree ...
State surpluses spark debatePittsburgh Post Gazette

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State surpluses spark debate on tax cuts, spending - PennLive.com

Fri, 2014-01-17 19:43

State surpluses spark debate on tax cuts, spending
PennLive.com
Rick Snyder has predicted that an additional tax cut is "inevitable" in light of a roughly $1 billion surplus. Yet Snyder first wants to put more money into early childhood education. "Then to the degree that there are some resources left, it's a fair ...

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What a great problem to have: State surpluses - CNBC.com

Fri, 2014-01-17 18:14

CNBC.com

What a great problem to have: State surpluses
CNBC.com
Rick Snyder has predicted that an additional tax cut is "inevitable" in light of a roughly $1 billion surplus. Yet Snyder first wants to put more money into early childhood education. "Then to the degree that there are some resources left, it's a fair ...

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State Surpluses Spark Debate on Tax Cuts, Spending - KSTP.com

Fri, 2014-01-17 15:34

Washington Post

State Surpluses Spark Debate on Tax Cuts, Spending
KSTP.com
In Republican-led Louisiana, Jindal's desire to use the surplus for education and health care will be competing with other GOP calls for highway construction and restocking a state reserve fund. ... Snyder said in an interview with The Associated Press.
A Look at Ideas for Using State Budget SurplusesABC News

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State of the State gets lukewarm local reviews - Hometownlife.com

Fri, 2014-01-17 14:15

State of the State gets lukewarm local reviews
Hometownlife.com
Instead of giving money back to taxpayers, he had hoped Snyder would have talked about using the surplus on roads and public education. “They have the money. Fund education,” Brickner said. “Why would you cut taxes and turn around and then raise ...

A Look at Ideas for Using State Budget Surpluses - ABC News

Fri, 2014-01-17 13:53

Washington Post

A Look at Ideas for Using State Budget Surpluses
ABC News
GOP legislative leaders want to pursue a personal income tax cut. Snyder has said he will propose a tax-relief plan in the coming weeks. But he said he first wants to expand an early childhood education program and then see how much is available for ...
State surpluses spark debate on tax cuts, spendingGraham Leader

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Critics dispute Snyder's State of the State claims on K-12 education funding - Lansing State Journal

Fri, 2014-01-17 13:44

Grand Haven Tribune

Critics dispute Snyder's State of the State claims on K-12 education funding
Lansing State Journal
John Austin, president of the State Board of Education, said Snyder isn't taking into account that the state's School Aid Fund, which used to solely fund K-12 education, has in recent years been used to fund higher education. This school year, $65 ...
State of the State: 8 takeaways (and 4 GIFs) from Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder's ...MLive.com
Reactions to Gov. Snyder's State of the State AddressFox17
Snyder SOSThe Detroit News
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State budget surpluses offer an election-year choice: tax cuts, spending hikes ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Fri, 2014-01-17 13:17

State budget surpluses offer an election-year choice: tax cuts, spending hikes ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
The budget director for Republican Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has predicted that an additional tax cut is "inevitable" in light of a roughly $1 billion surplus. Yet Snyder first wants to put more money into early childhood education. "Then to the degree ...

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Redford officials: Snyder speech lacked details, officials say - Hometownlife.com

Fri, 2014-01-17 13:13

Redford officials: Snyder speech lacked details, officials say
Hometownlife.com
“We've become the comeback state, but our work is not done. It's about keeping your foot on the gas,” Snyder said. ... State officials have stressed that two-thirds of Michigan's $971 million budget surplus is one-time money that can't be built into ...

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Any governor over any senator - Washington Post (blog)

Fri, 2014-01-17 12:17

Washington Post (blog)

Any governor over any senator
Washington Post (blog)
Rick Perry can tout, “Texas added 33,100 jobs in April [2013] — more than any other state — despite the federal payroll tax increase, U.S. spending cuts and a global slowdown. ... [There are] Bobby Jindal's education reforms that will enable ...

State of the State: 8 takeaways (and 4 GIFs) from Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder's ... - MLive.com

Fri, 2014-01-17 12:14

WXYZ

State of the State: 8 takeaways (and 4 GIFs) from Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder's ...
MLive.com
Math equation: The bipartisan goodwill that Snyder had bankrolled early in his speech seemed to vanish when he challenged the Democratic narrative that he and Republican lawmakers have presided over massive cuts in K-12 education funding. Since he ...
Reactions to Gov. Snyder's State of the State AddressFox17
Critics dispute Snyder's State of the State claims on K-12 education fundingLansing State Journal
The $2 Billion Education Funding MythMichigan Capitol Confidential
The Detroit News -WXYZ
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