Snyder's Education Cuts

Phil's column - Bridge Michigan

Tue, 2015-03-31 06:12

Bridge Michigan

Phil's column
Bridge Michigan
The spending bill eliminated spending for “categoricals” – funding for various specific program items such as enhanced third grade reading, adult education and extra aid to urban school districts. Committee chair Rep. Tim Kelly argues that removing ...

Coalition calls for ending state control of Detroit schools - Marquette Mining Journal

Tue, 2015-03-31 01:14

Coalition calls for ending state control of Detroit schools
Marquette Mining Journal
Its focus was on the state-run Detroit Public Schools, city charter schools and the Education Achievement Authority, which was created to oversee and turn around the state's lowest-performing schools. Between them ... Snyder's statement did not ...

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Coalition Calls For State Ending Control Of Detroit Schools, Taking On ... - CBS Local

Mon, 2015-03-30 22:03

Coalition Calls For State Ending Control Of Detroit Schools, Taking On ...
CBS Local
Its focus was on the state-run Detroit Public Schools, city charter schools and the Education Achievement Authority, which was created to oversee and turn around the state's lowest-performing schools. Between them ... Snyder's statement did not ...

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Detroit Group Calls for Overhaul of Schools - New York Times

Mon, 2015-03-30 20:15

The Detroit News

Detroit Group Calls for Overhaul of Schools
New York Times
“There are too many people in charge of education in Detroit,” Tonya Allen, the president of the Skillman Foundation, said on Monday as she and other regional leaders announced a 26-page set of recommendations from the Coalition for the Future of ...
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Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder: Focus on Fixing Problems, Not Blame - Newsmax

Mon, 2015-03-30 17:14

Newsmax

Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder: Focus on Fixing Problems, Not Blame
Newsmax
Snyder has taken numerous positions that put him at odds with conservative and libertarian-leaning voters. For example, he refused to sign Grover Norquist's no-tax-increase pledge. He has vetoed voter ID legislation requiring that voters provide proof ...

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The Geopolitics of Oil Go Round and Round - Breitbart News

Mon, 2015-03-30 12:46

Breitbart News

The Geopolitics of Oil Go Round and Round
Breitbart News
Because of the sanctions, Iran's oil exports have been cut in half, resulting in a “severely strained economy.” Iran wants the ... Energy economist Tim Snyder explains it this way: “The Iranians will be free to put another 1 million barrels of crude ...

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RED BANK CRIME & ARREST REPORTS - redbankgreen

Mon, 2015-03-30 12:35

RED BANK CRIME & ARREST REPORTS
redbankgreen
Also there was a screen cut on rear window of residence. ... Tara Thurber-Snyder, age 34 female of Bradley Beach was arrested on 3-20-15 in the area of Mechanic St. for Defiant Trespassing by Ptl. Ashon Lovick. .... 04.01 - Spring Film Series: RADIO ...

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The youth of Wayne County must be a part of the solution - Dearborn Press and Guide

Mon, 2015-03-30 07:11

The youth of Wayne County must be a part of the solution
Dearborn Press and Guide
The DWMHA will collaborate with Kids Count and our community partners; cutting across typical bureaucratic lines to address the perennial issues facing our kids. Our work will culminate with a .... Dont blame Rick Snyder? OMG..... Tell Rick Snyder that ...

Political wrangling over film incentives creates uncertainty for industry - MiBiz

Sun, 2015-03-29 22:00

Political wrangling over film incentives creates uncertainty for industry
MiBiz
While a recent vote by the Michigan House of Representatives to cut funding for the state's film incentives program may lack the traction to pass in the Senate and get a signature from the governor, industry experts believe the vote could further chill ...

Restoring historic Indian school a priority for lawmakers - Long Beach Press Telegram

Sun, 2015-03-29 17:28

Restoring historic Indian school a priority for lawmakers
Long Beach Press Telegram
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Generations of Nevada's Native Americans passed through the doors of the Stewart Indian School, some enduring painfully harsh treatment as their culture was stripped away while others left in later years with fond memories of ...

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Snyder wants fewer 'licensing regimes' - Lansing State Journal

Sun, 2015-03-29 14:26

Lansing State Journal

Snyder wants fewer 'licensing regimes'
Lansing State Journal
In his letter, Snyder congratulated the Legislature for deregulating seven industries during his first term and called on them to deregulate 11 more targeted by his Office of Regulatory Reinvention as duplicative or unnecessary to protect public safety ...

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Restoring historic Indian school a priority for lawmakers - Albany Times Union

Sun, 2015-03-29 11:43

Restoring historic Indian school a priority for lawmakers
Albany Times Union
By RILEY SNYDER, Associated Press. Updated 11:26 am, Sunday, March 29, 2015 ... For nearly a century, thousands of Indian students from around the western United States were enrolled in the boarding school on the outskirts of Carson City to get an ...

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Restoring historic Indian school a priority for lawmakers - San Jose Mercury News

Sun, 2015-03-29 11:26

Restoring historic Indian school a priority for lawmakers
San Jose Mercury News
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Generations of Nevada's Native Americans passed through the doors of the Stewart Indian School, some enduring painfully harsh treatment as their culture was stripped away while others left in later years with fond memories of ...

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Vassar/Millington superintendent Palmer interviews with Bay City Public ... - Tuscola Today

Sun, 2015-03-29 09:04

Vassar/Millington superintendent Palmer interviews with Bay City Public ...
Tuscola Today
BAY CITY — Tom Palmer, superintendent of Vassar Public Schools and Millington Community Schools, answered questions from the Bay City Public Schools Board of Education on Wednesday in hopes of becoming Bay City's new superintendent. Palmer, one of ...

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The youth of Wayne County must be a part of the solution - Dearborn Press and Guide

Sun, 2015-03-29 07:11

The youth of Wayne County must be a part of the solution
Dearborn Press and Guide
The DWMHA will collaborate with Kids Count and our community partners; cutting across typical bureaucratic lines to address the perennial issues facing our kids. Our work will culminate with a .... Dont blame Rick Snyder? OMG..... Tell Rick Snyder that ...

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Snyder wants fewer 'licensing regimes' - Lansing State Journal

Sun, 2015-03-29 06:06

Lansing State Journal

Snyder wants fewer 'licensing regimes'
Lansing State Journal
In his letter, Snyder congratulated the Legislature for deregulating seven industries during his first term and called on them to deregulate 11 more targeted by his Office of Regulatory Reinvention as duplicative or unnecessary to protect public safety ...

Michigan spends $1.3M on meetings of state boards - Lansing State Journal

Sun, 2015-03-29 06:06

Lansing State Journal

Michigan spends $1.3M on meetings of state boards
Lansing State Journal
Snyder wrote to lawmakers on March 16, telling them he won't consider new licensing requirements unless the Legislature reviews existing regulations deemed unnecessary. Still, Wurfel noted only seven boards offer paid ... The Complete Streets Advisory ...

Scott Walker and the remodeled Midwest Republican - Memphis Commercial Appeal

Sun, 2015-03-29 01:03

Memphis Commercial Appeal

Scott Walker and the remodeled Midwest Republican
Memphis Commercial Appeal
In addition to Walker, this group includes two other possible 2016 contenders, John Kasich in Ohio and Mike Pence in Indiana, as well as Rick Snyder in Michigan and Bruce Rauner in Illinois. The first thing to note is that Wisconsin, ... Opponents of ...

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Snyder's planned hospital funding cuts split lawmakers - The Detroit News

Sat, 2015-03-28 23:49

The Detroit News

Snyder's planned hospital funding cuts split lawmakers
The Detroit News
He disagreed with the hospital group's characterization of Snyder's strategy for graduate medical education as a cut in funding. The use of the hospital tax hike to continue drawing the same amount of federal Medicaid support would assure that it ...

State of Michigan roads goes from poor to terrible - Detroit Free Press

Sat, 2015-03-28 23:04

Detroit Free Press

State of Michigan roads goes from poor to terrible
Detroit Free Press
She believes Prop 1 money will go for roads, but says she thinks the state would cut budget funds for roads as it did with money for education after the lottery was enacted. That stretch of road around the intersection of Farmington Road has drawn the ...

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