Snyder's Education Cuts

Snyder signs $54.5B state budget; lasting road plan elusive - SFGate

Wed, 2015-06-17 17:38

Snyder signs $54.5B state budget; lasting road plan elusive
SFGate
Rick Snyder signed a $54.5 billion state budget on Wednesday with a modest spending increase on education and a temporary boost in road construction funding, pledging to work over the summer on a long-term transportation funding fix. The plan also ...
Snyder to sign $54.5B Michigan budget with more for schoolsWSBT-TV
Snyder to sign $54.5B Michigan budget with more for roads, schoolsCrain's Detroit Business

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Time to rethink 'throw away the key' jail policies - Livingston Daily

Wed, 2015-06-17 17:10

Time to rethink 'throw away the key' jail policies
Livingston Daily
So in an age when budgets are stretched tight, finding ways to cut the costs of Michigan prisons has assumed greater and greater bipartisan importance in Lansing. Earlier this month, Gov. Rick Snyder ... The governor wants to send fewer non-violent ...

More dollars going to education, roads in approved budget - WLNS

Wed, 2015-06-17 15:45

WLNS

More dollars going to education, roads in approved budget
WLNS
Rick Snyder has signed a $54.5 billion state budget with a modest spending increase on education and a temporary boost in road construction funding. The plan ... Programs being cut include financial incentives for the production of movies and TV shows.
Snyder to sign $54.5B Michigan budget with more for schoolsSFGate
Snyder to sign $54.5B Michigan budget with more for roads, schoolsCrain's Detroit Business

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Snyder to sign $54.5B Michigan budget with more for roads, schools - Crain's Detroit Business

Wed, 2015-06-17 14:50

Snyder to sign $54.5B Michigan budget with more for roads, schools
Crain's Detroit Business
It remains far short of the minimum $1.2 billion Snyder and others say is needed to get deteriorating roads and bridges up to par. Legislative talks will continue over the summer after voters' recent defeat of a lawmaker-proposed ballot measure that ...

Some Texas community colleges face significant budget cuts - KTRE

Wed, 2015-06-17 12:49

Some Texas community colleges face significant budget cuts
KTRE
... College in Snyder is also facing nearly $800,000 in cuts. College President Barbara Beebe tells KCBD that it's a substantial blow. "Administration is continuing the discussion of how best to offset the reduction with the least impact on educational ...

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Some Texas community colleges face significant budget cuts - KPLC-TV

Wed, 2015-06-17 12:43

Some Texas community colleges face significant budget cuts
KPLC-TV
... College in Snyder is also facing nearly $800,000 in cuts. College President Barbara Beebe tells KCBD that it's a substantial blow. "Administration is continuing the discussion of how best to offset the reduction with the least impact on educational ...

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Midland Remembers Dreams can come true - Midland Daily News

Wed, 2015-06-17 12:10

Midland Daily News

Midland Remembers Dreams can come true
Midland Daily News
Marge worked at the waterfront for swimming, life guarding, sail boating and canoeing. Joan Snyder helped Marge with the waterfront for four years. ... Active in her church, she did Christian Education for 22 years and has been Superintendent of Sunday ...

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Some Texas community colleges face significant budget cuts - KCBD-TV

Wed, 2015-06-17 11:56

Some Texas community colleges face significant budget cuts
KCBD-TV
Western Texas College in Snyder is also facing nearly $800,000 in cuts. College President Barbara ... "Administration is continuing the discussion of how best to offset the reduction with the least impact on educational services. Salary increases will ...

Dreams can come true - Midland Daily News

Wed, 2015-06-17 11:30

Dreams can come true
Midland Daily News
Marge worked at the waterfront for swimming, life guarding, sail boating and canoeing. Joan Snyder helped Marge with the waterfront for four years. ... Active in her church, she did Christian Education for 22 years and has been Superintendent of Sunday ...

County School Board meeting room limited to 100 seats - Advocateanddemocrat

Wed, 2015-06-17 10:57

County School Board meeting room limited to 100 seats
Advocateanddemocrat
Before the close of the meeting, Rogers asked to step down from the Transportation Committee and Chairman Stein volunteered to serve in his spot. The next scheduled meeting of the Board of Education will be on Thursday, July 9, at 7 p.m. at Central Office.

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Snyder to sign $54.5-billion budget that lacks road fix - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 2015-06-17 09:38

Detroit Free Press

Snyder to sign $54.5-billion budget that lacks road fix
Detroit Free Press
Rick Snyder says he will sign a $54.5-billion state budget today that includes modest spending increases for education, axes film tax credits to promote the movie industry and provides no long-term funding plan to fix and maintain Michigan's crumbling ...
Snyder to sign $54.5B Michigan budget with more for roads, schoolsCrain's Detroit Business
Snyder to sign $54.5B Michigan budget with more for schoolsmySanAntonio.com (blog)

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Governor Snyder expected to sign 2016 budget Wed. - WWMT-TV

Wed, 2015-06-17 09:02

Governor Snyder expected to sign 2016 budget Wed.
WWMT-TV
What lawmakers did do was make some cuts and take some money from the general fund to piece together some money for roads. The budget does include an increase in funding for K through 12 education, which was part of the governor's plan.

Snyder to sign $54.5B Michigan budget with more for roads, schools - Crain's Detroit Business

Wed, 2015-06-17 06:40

Snyder to sign $54.5B Michigan budget with more for roads, schools
Crain's Detroit Business
It remains far short of the minimum $1.2 billion Snyder and others say is needed to get deteriorating roads and bridges up to par. Legislative talks will continue over the summer after voters' recent defeat of a lawmaker-proposed ballot measure that ...
Snyder to sign $54.5B Michigan budget with more for schoolsmySanAntonio.com (blog)

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Preston County Journal - Around the Community - 6-17-15 - The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)

Wed, 2015-06-17 06:21

Preston County Journal - Around the Community - 6-17-15
The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)
KINGWOOD — An educational workshop on the topic of diabetes will be held in the Social Room of the First Presbyterian Church of Kingwood at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 30. ... Attending were Thelma Garbart, Betty Hamilton, Betty Johnson, John Lofink, Mary ...

Snyder to sign $54.5B Michigan budget with more for schools - Fox 28: South ... - Fox 28

Wed, 2015-06-17 04:26

Snyder to sign $54.5B Michigan budget with more for schools - Fox 28: South ...
Fox 28
Rick Snyder is preparing to sign a $54.5 billion state budget with modest spending increases on education and road construction. The plan being ... Programs being cut include financial incentives for the production of movies and TV shows. The budget ...

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EMU tuition boost underlines misplaced priorities - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 2015-06-17 00:12

Detroit Free Press

EMU tuition boost underlines misplaced priorities
Detroit Free Press
Rick Snyder, who came up with the cap-incentive system as a way to "reward" colleges for either cutting costs or finding other sources for new revenue. It's also a loss for past Legislatures and former Gov. Jennifer Granholm, who starved higher ...

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EMU tuition boost underlines misplaced priorities - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 2015-06-17 00:06

EMU tuition boost underlines misplaced priorities
Detroit Free Press
Rick Snyder, who came up with the cap-incentive system as a way to “reward” colleges for either cutting costs or finding other sources for new revenue. It's also a loss for past Legislatures and former Gov. Jennifer Granholm, who starved higher ...

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What the Devil won't tell you - TucsonSentinel.com

Tue, 2015-06-16 17:28

TucsonSentinel.com

What the Devil won't tell you
TucsonSentinel.com
Conservative governors like Chris Christie, Scott Walker, Rod LePaige and Rick Snyder can cut school budgets in New Jersey, Wisconsin, Maine and Michigan by 10 percent and still rank among states that spend enough to leverage results. They can say "it ...

Early childhood education – our best investment - Hometownlife.com

Tue, 2015-06-16 14:21

Hometownlife.com

Early childhood education – our best investment
Hometownlife.com
Rick Snyder has become a champion for investing in preschool education, doing far better than all his counterparts across the nation. He is making a ... She cut me off with a roll of her eyes: “Duh – well, if that is true, dad, why doesn't school begin ...

Tuesday reader's view: Not my Michigan: Our future with religious politics - Midland Daily News

Tue, 2015-06-16 12:11

Tuesday reader's view: Not my Michigan: Our future with religious politics
Midland Daily News
Rick Snyder just recently signed into law a bill that will allow faith-based adoption agencies in Michigan to refuse to serve prospective parents, like same-sex or unmarried couples, if doing so would violate their “religious beliefs.” We've seen this ...

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