Snyder's Education Cuts

Nearly $1B in extra tax revenue expected in Michigan, some tax cut called ... - Port Huron Times Herald

Sat, 2014-01-11 10:56

Nearly $1B in extra tax revenue expected in Michigan, some tax cut called ...
Port Huron Times Herald
Snyder's deep cuts to education, and higher taxes on seniors, middle class families and the working poor.” Schauer called for more money for schools and restoration of the Earned Income Tax Credit, along with the child tax credit that also was ...
State has nearly $1B more than expected for budgetHollandSentinel.com
Budget Chief: Expect Some Type Of Tax RollbackWKAR
Michigan's stronger revenue prompts tug of war for moneyReuters

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State of the State speech could be dominated by budget talks - minbcnews.com

Sat, 2014-01-11 09:25

State of the State speech could be dominated by budget talks
minbcnews.com
Rick Snyder's annual State of the State speech. Budget work will dominate ... Lawmakers also are talking up an election-year tax cut, perhaps in the state income tax. Legislators could put off less ... One area getting attention is education ...

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What should Michigan do with $971M surplus? Not everyone is on board with ... - MLive.com

Sat, 2014-01-11 07:13

San Francisco Chronicle

What should Michigan do with $971M surplus? Not everyone is on board with ...
MLive.com
Snyder's deep cuts to education, and higher taxes on seniors, middle class families, and the working poor. At a time when Michigan still has the third highest unemployment rate in the nation, now is the time to give that money back to the people it was ...
Nearly $1 billion in extra tax revenue expected, some tax relief called ...Detroit Free Press
5 things to know about Mich. Legislature in 2014San Francisco Chronicle
Nearly $1B in extra tax revenue expected in Michigan, some tax cut called ...Battle Creek Enquirer
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State has nearly $1B more than expected for budget - HollandSentinel.com

Sat, 2014-01-11 07:00

State has nearly $1B more than expected for budget
HollandSentinel.com
LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder's budget director said Friday that a tax cut or rebate is "inevitable" given Michigan's now-confirmed budget surplus of nearly $1 billion, but cautioned that other priorities such as education and public safety also deserve ...
Rep. Jase Bolger: Moving in right directionBattle Creek Enquirer
Budget Chief: Expect Some Type Of Tax RollbackWKAR
Michigan's stronger revenue prompts tug of war for moneyReuters

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Michigan has nearly $1 billion more than expected for budget - Cadillac News (subscription)

Sat, 2014-01-11 06:04

Michigan has nearly $1 billion more than expected for budget
Cadillac News (subscription)
LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder's budget director said Friday that a tax cut or rebate is "inevitable" given Michigan's now-confirmed budget surplus of nearly $1 billion but cautioned that other priorities such as education and public safety also deserve ...

The Dumbing of America - Memphis Flyer

Sat, 2014-01-11 05:52

The Dumbing of America
Memphis Flyer
While the recession is usually blamed, conservatives keep the fiscal screws tight by cutting taxes on the wealthy and corporations. In Michigan, for example, in Republican governer Rick Snyder's first budget, there was a 15 percent cut in state aid to ...

Fired Bridgegate aide 'a scapegopat,' friends insist - New York Post

Sat, 2014-01-11 02:16

Fired Bridgegate aide 'a scapegopat,' friends insist
New York Post
“Bridget is a woman of honor, decorum and integrity,'' piped in another commenter, Patty Swanton Snyder. ... Not everyone was willing to cut Kelly slack. ... “What I don't understand is how can a mother write e-mails like that about children's safety ...

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Rep. Jase Bolger: Moving in right direction - Battle Creek Enquirer

Sat, 2014-01-11 02:08

Rep. Jase Bolger: Moving in right direction
Battle Creek Enquirer
Or perhaps newspaper editors believe they get paid to criticize. Nevertheless, the bigger thing that jumped out at me in recent editorials is the tone against tax cuts and supporting more taxes for roads. ... Snyder and the Republican-led Legislature ...

Four things to know about Michigan legislature in 2014 - Marquette Mining Journal

Sat, 2014-01-11 00:22

Marquette Mining Journal

Four things to know about Michigan legislature in 2014
Marquette Mining Journal
... pride for majority Republicans after past financial crises. Priorities include setting aside more money for early childhood education and for road upkeep without permanently raising gasoline taxes or vehicle registration fees. ... The tax talk ...

Mich. has nearly $1B more than expected for budget - Daily Mining Gazette

Fri, 2014-01-10 22:53

Mich. has nearly $1B more than expected for budget
Daily Mining Gazette
The Snyder administration and economists on Friday agreed the state will take about $975 million more in tax revenue from last fiscal year through the next budget year than was forecast eight months ago. The consensus revenue estimate is good news, and ...

State expects almost $1 billion in extra tax revenue - Battle Creek Enquirer

Fri, 2014-01-10 21:47

State expects almost $1 billion in extra tax revenue
Battle Creek Enquirer
Rick Snyder gets ready to present his fourth state budget on Feb. 6. ... Among ideas in the debate on how to spend the money: tax cuts, rebate checks, rolling back the pension tax, and more money for roads, schools, local government and the poor. But ...

Tax Rebate, Cut Considered As State Has Extra $1B To Play With - CBS Local

Fri, 2014-01-10 17:27

Tax Rebate, Cut Considered As State Has Extra $1B To Play With
CBS Local
Rick Snyder and lawmakers have nearly $1 billion more than expected when crafting Michigan's next budget. The Snyder administration and economists on Friday agreed the state will take about $975 million more in tax revenue from last fiscal year through ...

Michigan's stronger revenue prompts tug of war for money - Reuters

Fri, 2014-01-10 16:56

Michigan's stronger revenue prompts tug of war for money
Reuters
"The majority leader would like to continue to invest in education, especially early education, and he would like to see if there is more the state can do to improve the roads, as well," she added. Governor Rick Snyder said the state must invest ...

Budget Chief: Expect Some Type Of Tax Rollback - WKAR

Fri, 2014-01-10 16:42

Budget Chief: Expect Some Type Of Tax Rollback
WKAR
Much of the revenue surplus is one-time money that's won't necessarily last into the future, so Governor Rick Snyder is among those cautioning the state shouldn't use it to make big, long-term commitments. But John ... “Obviously, whenever you have ...

SouthCoast still lagging in War on Poverty - SouthCoastToday.com

Fri, 2014-01-10 16:03

NPR

SouthCoast still lagging in War on Poverty
SouthCoastToday.com
“If we continue to get cuts in food stamps and unemployment benefits while the cost of living increases, it will get worse.” Major Gilbert Parkhurst of the Salvation Army said he continues to ... ample evidence suggests that the war is far from over ...
'War on Poverty' anniversary sparks renewed commitment to the effortThe Catholic Sun

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Mich. has nearly $1B more than expected for budget - WNEM TV 5 - WNEM Saginaw

Fri, 2014-01-10 15:45

Mich. has nearly $1B more than expected for budget - WNEM TV 5
WNEM Saginaw
Rick Snyder and lawmakers have nearly $1 billion more than expected when crafting Michigan's next budget. The Snyder administration and ... Tax cuts, more road repairs and extra money for education are on the table. Snyder will propose his budget ...

Nearly $1 billion in extra tax revenue expected, some tax cut called 'inevitable' - Detroit Free Press

Fri, 2014-01-10 14:34

Nearly $1 billion in extra tax revenue expected, some tax cut called 'inevitable'
Detroit Free Press
Snyder's deep cuts to education, and higher taxes on seniors, middle class families and the working poor.” Schauer called for more money for schools and restoration of the Earned Income Tax Credit and the child tax credit, which was also eliminated in ...
Michigan sees $971M budget surplus as lawmakers talk tax cuts, rebates and ...MLive.com
Michigan projects $971M surplus in '15 budgetThe Detroit News
Mich. has nearly $1B more than expected for budgetKansas City Star

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Michigan projects $971M surplus in '15 budget - The Detroit News

Fri, 2014-01-10 14:24

Michigan projects $971M surplus in '15 budget
The Detroit News
Snyder has been cautious about proposals from fellow Republicans in the Legislature to return a portion of the surplus through tax cuts. Democrats have said they want more spending on education and a repeal of a 2011 law subjecting pension income for ...

Mich. Has Nearly $1B More Than Expected For Budget - WLNS TV 6 Lansing ... - WLNS

Fri, 2014-01-10 13:33

Mich. Has Nearly $1B More Than Expected For Budget - WLNS TV 6 Lansing ...
WLNS
Rick Snyder and lawmakers have nearly $1 billion more than expected when crafting Michigan's next budget. The Snyder administration and ... Tax cuts, more road repairs and extra money for education are on the table. Snyder will propose his budget ...

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Michigan sees $971M budget surplus as lawmakers talk tax cuts, rebates and ... - MLive.com

Fri, 2014-01-10 13:24

Michigan sees $971M budget surplus as lawmakers talk tax cuts, rebates and ...
MLive.com
Rick Snyder and state lawmakers are looking at $971 million in new one-time and ongoing revenue as they begin work on the next fiscal budget, setting the stage for a debate over possible tax cuts, rebates and new investments. ... "In 2011, we ...

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