Snyder's Education Cuts

What's ahead in state government this week - Cape Cod Today

Sat, 2014-12-06 15:05

Cape Cod Today

What's ahead in state government this week
Cape Cod Today
Tax collections are just about meeting budget benchmarks, economic growth has been strong enough to trigger a slight income tax cut, and the state has been adding jobs for months with economists predicting more are on the way and public officials ...

GOP lawmakers contend House road funding plan protects schools; educators ... - MLive.com

Sat, 2014-12-06 12:02

MLive.com

GOP lawmakers contend House road funding plan protects schools; educators ...
MLive.com
Lisa Posthumous Lyons, R-Alto, chair of the House Education Committee. “This proposal gives them that assurance while protecting schools and local communities from funding cuts, and that is why I supported it.” Jtown.jpg ... Rick Snyder and the Senate ...

Legislators look ahead at session - Shepherdstown Chronicle

Sat, 2014-12-06 01:35

Shepherdstown Chronicle

Legislators look ahead at session
Shepherdstown Chronicle
He opposes cuts in purse funds, saying that should those funds be cut, the economy as a whole in Jefferson County would be at risk. "All agriculture would be at risk; our way of life would be at risk," he stated. ... Snyder, who admitted that he has ...

Snyder wants compromise on House and Senate road plans - Battle Creek Enquirer

Sat, 2014-12-06 00:06

WILX-TV

Snyder wants compromise on House and Senate road plans
Battle Creek Enquirer
Snyder said it doesn't raise enough money quickly enough and wrongly cuts public transit out from the estimated $1.2 billion in extra road revenue, when fully implemented in seven years. Also, “the phase-out of the sales tax is a major concern in terms ...
Michigan road funding plan could get House vote todayLansing State Journal

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Alyssa Rosenberg: Meet the faces of America's new culture wars - Dallas Morning News

Fri, 2014-12-05 17:49

Alyssa Rosenberg: Meet the faces of America's new culture wars
Dallas Morning News
“Captain America: The Winter's Soldier Director's Cut” is a long-form version of the story that became the movie, in which the creators have tried to tackle the implications of America's drone program. (Courtesy Marvel Entertainment Inc./MCT) ... Even ...

Snyder wants compromise on House and Senate road plans - Detroit Free Press

Fri, 2014-12-05 17:40

Detroit Free Press

Snyder wants compromise on House and Senate road plans
Detroit Free Press
Snyder said it doesn't raise enough money quickly enough and wrongly cuts public transit out from the estimated $1.2 billion in extra road revenue, when fully implemented in seven years. Also, "the phase-out of the sales tax is a major concern in terms ...
School leaders advocate to keep road funding proposals away from classroom ...HollandSentinel.com

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Protesters disrpupt meeting as EMU regents vote to extend EAA contract - MLive.com

Fri, 2014-12-05 16:46

WEMU

Protesters disrpupt meeting as EMU regents vote to extend EAA contract
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Video: Protesters disrupt EMU regents meeting after vote to keep ties to Education Achievement Authority A vote by the Eastern Michigan University regents to maintain ties with the Education Achievement Authority prompted strong protests from audience ...
EMU extends ties with EAA for 1 yearThe Detroit News

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EDITORIAL: The Listening Tour—Growth - The Ann Arbor Independent

Fri, 2014-12-05 15:20

EDITORIAL: The Listening Tour—Growth
The Ann Arbor Independent
In 2013, while Dr. Green's cabinet members agreed to three percent compensation reductions, the cuts were achieved by reducing their respective incentive compensation by 3 percent of their salaries. At the end of the ... While the bonuses are called ...

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Protesters, educators urge EMU to cut ties with EAA - The Detroit News

Fri, 2014-12-05 14:57

Protesters, educators urge EMU to cut ties with EAA
The Detroit News
The board, during a meeting that started at 1:30 p.m., was expected to vote whether to withdraw from an interlocal agreement with the Education Achievement Authority. Gov. Rick Snyder set up the state-run district in 2011 to turn around the academic ...

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Many holiday events are scheduled in the area - TriCities.com

Fri, 2014-12-05 14:11

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Many holiday events are scheduled in the area
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SERVICES FOR VETERANS: Great Clips Hair Salon is offering veterans a free hair cut through Dec. 31 with free haircut card, redeemable through the end of ... Arch Snyder, director and Dr. Joey Trivette, accompanist, 9-piece professional orchestra ...

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GOP GAME CHANGE: Jeb seeks N.H. talent, Mitt tells Wall Street he wont defer ... - Politico

Fri, 2014-12-05 06:35

GOP GAME CHANGE: Jeb seeks N.H. talent, Mitt tells Wall Street he wont defer ...
Politico
The move came ... after Foer discovered that Hughes had already hired his replacement, Gabriel Snyder, a Bloomberg Media editor who formerly ran The Atlantic Wire blog. ... Leon Wieseltier also told staff that he would be quitting after 31 years as ...

New boxing, MMA chair wants state back in fighting shape - Detroit Free Press

Fri, 2014-12-05 01:35

New boxing, MMA chair wants state back in fighting shape
Detroit Free Press
Rick Snyder on Thursday, taking over the role from Dr. James Weber, who served for five years. Mueller will oversee an 11-person commission that includes former Motor City ... A: I want to help boxers and MMA fighters improve their position in areas ...

'New Republic', In Major Change, Cuts Publishing Schedule; Top Editor Out - North Country Public Radio

Fri, 2014-12-05 00:52

'New Republic', In Major Change, Cuts Publishing Schedule; Top Editor Out
North Country Public Radio
The New Republic, the influential, century-old publication that during the Clinton presidency was called the in-flight magazine of Air Force One, announced today a slew of changes and cuts. ... The magazine's new editor, Gabriel Snyder, previously held ...

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Mixed signals on Michigan coaching search - Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Fri, 2014-12-05 00:19

USA TODAY

Mixed signals on Michigan coaching search
Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
Mixed signals on Michigan coaching search. Last updated: December 04. 2014 11:31PM - 543 Views. By Mark Snyder Detroit Free Press ... When you look at the opportunity to get an education, go to school, get a degree form that university and play big ...
Brian Griese involved in UM search, will be 'deliberate'Detroit Free Press

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EMU board could cut ties to Michigan's EAA - The Detroit News

Fri, 2014-12-05 00:18

The Detroit News

EMU board could cut ties to Michigan's EAA
The Detroit News
Three years after Gov. Rick Snyder invited Eastern Michigan University to be a partner in a statewide school district to to turn around low-performing schools in Michigan, turmoil surrounding the Education Achievement Authority could come to a head Friday.

Heitsch talks roads; urges transportation plan - Hometownlife.com

Fri, 2014-12-05 00:06

Hometownlife.com

Heitsch talks roads; urges transportation plan
Hometownlife.com
... significant annual cut to school funding. "While schools appreciate the intent of the House, the Governor's plan is the only one that assures the improvement of our roads will not jeopardize our kids' education,” said George Heitsch, Superintendent ...

BOCES Bohlen Technical Center holds open house - WatertownDailyTimes.com

Thu, 2014-12-04 23:36

BOCES Bohlen Technical Center holds open house
WatertownDailyTimes.com
WATERTOWN — The Jefferson-Lewis Board of Cooperative Educational Services Bohlen Technical Center hosted its annual open house Wednesday night for members of the community, students and potential students. Alice M. Draper ... Mr. Berger said. “People ...

School leaders advocate to keep road funding proposals away from classroom ... - Holland Sentinel

Thu, 2014-12-04 22:34

School leaders advocate to keep road funding proposals away from classroom ...
Holland Sentinel
Snyder is backing legislation recently passed by the Republican-led Senate that would increase the 19-cents-a-gallon state gasoline tax to the equivalent of 44 cents over four years, based on today's wholesale prices. ... Though school groups are ...

School leaders advocate to keep road funding proposals away from classroom ... - HollandSentinel.com

Thu, 2014-12-04 21:26

School leaders advocate to keep road funding proposals away from classroom ...
HollandSentinel.com
Snyder is backing legislation recently passed by the Republican-led Senate that would increase the 19-cents-a-gallon state gasoline tax to the equivalent of 44 cents over four years, based on today's wholesale prices. ... Though school groups are ...

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