Snyder's Education Cuts

The Most Annoying Governor in the Country - Daily Beast

Tue, 2015-01-20 08:30

Daily Beast

The Most Annoying Governor in the Country
Daily Beast
We're all—we are all Americans, why would you go out of your way to cut down, say negative comments, do anything that is not in a positive construct with anyone you are doing anything with?” he said. So far, Snyder hasn't expressed any real interest ...

The Future of Batman Games After Arkham Knight - Den of Geek!

Tue, 2015-01-20 07:55

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The Future of Batman Games After Arkham Knight
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So far, I think I've made pretty educated guesses as to what WB and Rocksteady might do with the character post-Arkham, but now I'm going to have a bit more fun and name some stories I'd love to see Rocksteady adapt into video games... Something ... It ...

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No easy fixes: Looking ahead to governor's State of the State - WDIV Detroit

Tue, 2015-01-20 03:10

No easy fixes: Looking ahead to governor's State of the State
WDIV Detroit
WE WEATHER AND TRAFFIC UPDATES STARTING AT 4:30 A.M. LOOMING BUDGET SHORTFALL. A BATTLE AT THE BALLOT OVER ROADS. AND NEW CREW IN THE LEGISLATURE MEANS GOVERNOR SNYDER HAS HIS HANDS FULL WHEN HE ...

Bring order to Michigan tax credit redemptions - The Detroit News

Tue, 2015-01-20 03:05

The Detroit News

Bring order to Michigan tax credit redemptions
The Detroit News
Twenty years of buying jobs and development with tax credits means the state will have less money to spend this year than it had expected, so services will be cut and some state workers may be laid off. Get used to it. Though Gov. Rick Snyder killed ...

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APNewsBreak: Snyder to merge state social services agencies - Albany Times Union

Tue, 2015-01-20 00:26

Albany Times Union

APNewsBreak: Snyder to merge state social services agencies
Albany Times Union
15, because of a budget cut. Some of those workers could fill other vacancies. Snyder said he will propose bolstering programs that have worked — including Pathways to Potential, which embeds social workers in 219 public schools in 22 counties, and ...

APNewsBreak: Snyder to merge state social services agencies - Washington Times

Tue, 2015-01-20 00:17

Washington Times

APNewsBreak: Snyder to merge state social services agencies
Washington Times
15, because of a budget cut. Some of those workers could fill other vacancies. Snyder said he will propose bolstering programs that have worked - including Pathways to Potential, which embeds social workers in 219 public schools in 22 counties, and ...

Obama to outline aggressive agenda despite GOP control of Congress - Indianapolis Star

Mon, 2015-01-19 21:41

Obama to outline aggressive agenda despite GOP control of Congress
Indianapolis Star
“The U.S. is in a talent war with the rest of the world, and Indiana is trying to catch up with that fight,” said Tom Snyder, president of Ivy Tech Community College, which is Indiana's community college system. “In the next decade, it is going to be a ...

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A road map for education in Michigan - Detroit Free Press

Mon, 2015-01-19 18:08

A road map for education in Michigan
Detroit Free Press
Gov. Rick Snyder on Tuesday will deliver his fifth State of the State address, laying out his priorities and a legislative road map for 2015. Snyder must seize this opportunity to make education a top priority this year — ensuring Michigan is ...

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Official vague on how cuts will hit state employees - Lansing State Journal

Mon, 2015-01-19 17:20

Official vague on how cuts will hit state employees
Lansing State Journal
Rick Snyder due to release his proposed fix for the shortfall on Feb. 11, "bringing frontline workers in at this point wouldn't be a productive way of figuring this out," Weiss said Monday. He said the state would work with unions over the longer term ...

Breakfast kicks off new legislative session - Holland Sentinel

Mon, 2015-01-19 12:23

Breakfast kicks off new legislative session
Holland Sentinel
Tonya Schuitmaker, R-Lawton, chalked the multi-million dollar gaps to “pre-Snyder administration mega tax credits” from both the Granholm and Engler administrations, saying the most pressing gap will have to be bridged by executive order or ...

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Black Lives Matter—At School, Too - The Nation.

Mon, 2015-01-19 11:20

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Black Lives Matter—At School, Too
The Nation.
In the eyes of the state and private education interests, democratic school boards are inconvenient roadblocks in the neoliberal era of unceasing budget cuts and privatization maneuvers. Last December, for example, the ACLU sued the ... The EAA was ...

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Lawmakers Prepare to Address Budget Shortfall - WMUK

Mon, 2015-01-19 08:44

WMUK

Lawmakers Prepare to Address Budget Shortfall
WMUK
Governor Rick Snyder will present his budget plans for this fiscal year and the next one on February 11th. Legislative leaders say they'd like to protect K-through-12 schools and higher education from cuts, but everything else is on the table. Tags ...

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Sebewaing has youngest leader in its history - Huron Daily Tribune

Mon, 2015-01-19 08:07

Sebewaing has youngest leader in its history
Huron Daily Tribune
A ribbon-cutting ceremony is planned for Feb. 20. Gov. Rick Snyder is being invited, along with other elected officials. ... Something else Khoury would like to do as village president is educate more people about what a village council does. He said ...

Vital role light plays in daily lives - Wicked Local Wakefield

Mon, 2015-01-19 07:03

Vital role light plays in daily lives
Wicked Local Wakefield
The United Nations General Assembly 68th Session proclaimed 2015 as the International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies. Light plays a vital role in our daily lives and is a critical cross-cutting discipline of science in the 21st century.

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Snyder's State of the State to focus on those in need - Battle Creek Enquirer

Mon, 2015-01-19 03:15

Battle Creek Enquirer

Snyder's State of the State to focus on those in need
Battle Creek Enquirer
Also expected to be covered in the speech is one of Snyder's top priorities, giving a boost to vocational education and skilled trades training to match people with available jobs in the state, and K-12 education, especially the troubled Detroit Public ...

Michigan governor names 4th emergency manager for Detroit Public Schools - World Socialist Web Site

Mon, 2015-01-19 01:14

Michigan Capitol Confidential

Michigan governor names 4th emergency manager for Detroit Public Schools
World Socialist Web Site
At a press conference announcing the appointment, Earley tied further cuts in the district to the broad redistribution of wealth effected with the bankruptcy of Detroit. “Detroit's rebirth won't be completed until the chapter on the Detroit ... Snyder ...
A lesson from the EM for DPSCrain's Detroit Business (blog)

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Michigan governor names 4th emergency manager for Detroit Public Schools - World Socialist Web Site

Mon, 2015-01-19 01:14

Michigan Capitol Confidential

Michigan governor names 4th emergency manager for Detroit Public Schools
World Socialist Web Site
At a press conference announcing the appointment, Earley tied further cuts in the district to the broad redistribution of wealth effected with the bankruptcy of Detroit. “Detroit's rebirth won't be completed until the chapter on the Detroit ... Snyder ...
A lesson from the EM for DPSCrain's Detroit Business (blog)

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On 2014 State of State initiatives, mixed results - Lansing State Journal

Sun, 2015-01-18 18:04

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On 2014 State of State initiatives, mixed results
Lansing State Journal
Rick Snyder will launch his second-term agenda with a State of the State speech Tuesday outlining priorities such as an expanded focus on jobs in the skilled trades and a re-evaluation of government programs. ... Legislature over legislation that would ...
Snyder's State of the State to focus on those in needDetroit Free Press
Progress Report: How Gov. Snyder's 2014 State Of The State Goals Stack UpCBS Local
Whatever became of Snyder's 2014 State of the State objectives?Crain's Detroit Business
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STEVE CONN WINS DFT PRESIDENCY AFTER DECADES-LONG BATTLE - voiceofdetroit

Sun, 2015-01-18 14:01

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STEVE CONN WINS DFT PRESIDENCY AFTER DECADES-LONG BATTLE
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“Detroit teachers voted today to stand up to the attacks on their schools, their jobs and their students' futures by Snyder and his executive managers,” said Conn in the release. “I take office Tuesday, and am immediately calling a mass meeting of the ...

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A lesson from the EM for DPS - Crain's Detroit Business (blog)

Sun, 2015-01-18 08:12

A lesson from the EM for DPS
Crain's Detroit Business (blog)
We need an enforceable process for schools that are not cutting it." Martin is a Republican and a former Marine. He, like Gov. Rick Snyder, is a CPA. He helped fix the finances at the U.S. Department of Education and has served as an emergency manager ...

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