Snyder's Education Cuts

In Swing States, Obamacare Becomes an Asset - The New Yorker

Fri, 2014-08-22 15:42

In Swing States, Obamacare Becomes an Asset
The New Yorker
For example, even as Pennsylvania voters have trended toward the Democrats, Corbett got behind several radical redistricting schemes, cut education funding deeply, and compared gay marriage to incest. In Maine, LePage has called legislators idiots and ...

Q&A with council finalist Kitty Klitzke - The Spokesman Review (blog)

Fri, 2014-08-22 14:44

Q&A with council finalist Kitty Klitzke
The Spokesman Review (blog)
local higher education programs is important. We need more jobs, better jobs and access to quality skills training. But the working .... Do you agree with Jon Snyder's action to dissolve the Transportation Benefit District and its annual $2.5 million ...

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Truth Squad calls foul on Snyder statement, warns Schauer - Michigan Radio

Fri, 2014-08-22 07:06

Truth Squad calls foul on Snyder statement, warns Schauer
Michigan Radio
It all depends on how you want to look at the numbers. But in this case, Ron French says Schauer is treading on thin ice. “Truth Squad finds that it's true that Snyder did cut education funding in the first year of office. Since then, education funding ...

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The GOP's new take on pre-K - Politico

Fri, 2014-08-22 07:06

Politico

The GOP's new take on pre-K
Politico
In Texas, having two candidates duke it out over how to make pre-K better is ultimately “a win-win,” said Steve Barnett, director of the National Institute for Early Education Research. ... And pre-K could be a winner for a governor or future ...

Tim Skubick: We'll see if Gov. Snyder's charmed political life continues - MLive.com

Fri, 2014-08-22 06:08

Tim Skubick: We'll see if Gov. Snyder's charmed political life continues
MLive.com
And the old standbys: cuts to education and huge tax breaks for wealthy corporations are not exactly part of the Democratic platform. Yet the governor circumvented the GOP naysayers in the legislature to potentially build a new bridge with thousands of ...

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UNLV disowns its own study on margin tax - Las Vegas Sun

Thu, 2014-08-21 20:52

UNLV disowns its own study on margin tax
Las Vegas Sun
The center released the study on Tuesday and reported that the Education Initiative, also known as the margin tax, was a way to earn the state up to $862 million for Nevada's K-12 education system while creating more than 13,000 jobs in 2016. The ...

UNLV disowns its own study on margin tax - Las Vegas Sun

Thu, 2014-08-21 20:48

UNLV disowns its own study on margin tax
Las Vegas Sun
The center released the study on Tuesday and reported that the Education Initiative, also known as the margin tax, was a way to earn the state up to $862 million for Nevada's K-12 education system while creating more than 13,000 jobs in 2016. The ...

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Long Island Tennis Magazine's 2014 US Open Preview - Long Island Tennis Magazine

Thu, 2014-08-21 17:04

Long Island Tennis Magazine

Long Island Tennis Magazine's 2014 US Open Preview
Long Island Tennis Magazine
Join us for fun, delicious menu items and the finest cuts of meat and more. ▻U.S. Open ... Proceeds from Arthur Ashe Kids' Day benefit the USTA Foundation which helps fund the National Junior Tennis & Learning Network (NJTL), a nationwide group of more ...

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READ IN: Thursday, August 21, 2014: How the failed raid to save Foley ... - Washington Post (blog)

Thu, 2014-08-21 08:03

READ IN: Thursday, August 21, 2014: How the failed raid to save Foley ...
Washington Post (blog)
Rick Snyder's (R) ticket as a way of voicing displeasure over some of the administration's decisions. Calley allies have been working ... Education Secretary Arne Duncan has a back-to-school conversation with teachers and principals at Jefferson ...

Snyder bows out, school board rivals debate - Apalachicola Times

Wed, 2014-08-20 18:33

Apalachicola Times

Snyder bows out, school board rivals debate
Apalachicola Times
14 at the Crooked River Grill at St. James Bay Golf Resort opened with a bombshell announcement from William Snyder, who was vying for the Republican nomination to face off in November against incumbent county commissioner Cheryl Sanders.

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Dems Fired Up, Snyder Opens Detroit Office - Michronicleonline

Wed, 2014-08-20 16:26

Michronicleonline

Dems Fired Up, Snyder Opens Detroit Office
Michronicleonline
“I would expect Democrats to say that Snyder has cut education but that education argument simply does not stand up. There is more money in education there has been in the past. I would agree that some segment of the population is not enamored by some ...

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Mike Carey reveals he declined to referee Redskins games - NBCSports.com

Wed, 2014-08-20 11:43

NBCSports.com

Mike Carey reveals he declined to referee Redskins games
NBCSports.com
In my book and in the eyes of most educated Americans, this wrong-headed point of view totally torpedoes your otherwise likely legitimate argument. ... I say he should be fired , or the league should make a statement demanding Snyder to make the change.

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Detroit Public Schools emergency loan and deficit reduction plan approved - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 2014-08-20 11:43

Detroit Public Schools emergency loan and deficit reduction plan approved
Detroit Free Press
The state's Emergency Loan Board approved a $111 million loan to financially troubled Detroit Public Schools today, the same day the Michigan Department of Education approved the district's deficit-reduction plan, which could lead to more school ...

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Business certificates for the following companies have been filed at the ... - The Post-Standard - syracuse.com

Wed, 2014-08-20 11:26

Business certificates for the following companies have been filed at the ...
The Post-Standard - syracuse.com
John's Your Handyman, 208 Old Liverpool Road, Liverpool, John Snyder, same address. Manna Fest Hospitality Group, 2311 S. Salina St. ... Ace Foundation of NYSSCSW, no address given, Advanced Clinical Education Foundation of the New York State Society ...

Politicians get the ALS Challenge ice bucket for a good cause - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 2014-08-20 10:59

Politicians get the ALS Challenge ice bucket for a good cause
Detroit Free Press
Related: U-M oversees cutting-edge trial that offers hope in fight against Lou Gehrig's disease. □ Related: ... And soon, WJR's morning radio talk show host Paul W. Smith will join the crowds after being challenged by Snyder to get up close and ...

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Plan to cut Detroit schools' pay by 10% OK'd - The Detroit News

Wed, 2014-08-20 10:21

CBS Local

Plan to cut Detroit schools' pay by 10% OK'd
The Detroit News
State education officials have approved a plan by Detroit Public Schools to slash pay by 10 percent district wide to help erase the district's $127 million deficit. State Superintendent Mike ... and their children, and to ask Gov. Snyder not to vote ...
Detroit teachers plan to fight proposed pay cuts, school closuresMLive.com

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From the Food Editor: College cuisine from food service and beyond - Chicago Daily Herald

Wed, 2014-08-20 07:24

From the Food Editor: College cuisine from food service and beyond
Chicago Daily Herald
When I lived in Snyder Hall (it was in a collection of dorms known, quite fittingly, as the Six Pack) during my freshman year at University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana, checking mail was the highlight of my day. ... Then they more closely examined ...

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Ken Braun: Michigan Democrats sell college tuition giveaway with snake oil ... - MLive.com

Wed, 2014-08-20 07:09

Ken Braun: Michigan Democrats sell college tuition giveaway with snake oil ...
MLive.com
This really was a special tax deal for Michigan pensioners not available in most other states, and was effectively paid for by younger (and usually poorer) wage earners. The loophole cost $930 million per year and was cut back to pay for Gov. Snyder's ...

Point of Law: Do 'safe passing' regulations really make it safer for cyclists ... - PGH City Paper

Wed, 2014-08-20 06:11

Point of Law: Do 'safe passing' regulations really make it safer for cyclists ...
PGH City Paper
Drivers are barred from the right or left "hook," a maneuver that cuts off bikers by turning in front of them. And bikers must "use reasonable efforts so ... And while the law hasn't been rigorously enforced, some contend that education alone could ...

Who should run Detroit's schools? - The Detroit News

Wed, 2014-08-20 00:05

Who should run Detroit's schools?
The Detroit News
Late last week, the nonprofit Excellent Schools Detroit, which aims to ensure all schools in the city offer quality education, released a proposal outlining some potential solutions. The group suggests offering the mayor's office much more control of ...

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