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The UAW is backing Mark Schauer for governor. (Photo: Daniel Mears , The ... - The Detroit News

Sat, 2014-10-04 03:57

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The UAW is backing Mark Schauer for governor. (Photo: Daniel Mears , The ...
The Detroit News
On Nov. 4, Americans will be asked to cast their ballots in an election that will determine what direction we as a country want to head in by choosing between candidates who will move the country forward and stand in support of the middle class, and ...

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Letter: Open letter about education cuts - Battle Creek Enquirer

Sat, 2014-10-04 00:21

Battle Creek Enquirer

Letter: Open letter about education cuts
Battle Creek Enquirer
You can have any number of retired teachers get on TV and say you have not cut funding to K-12 education; it is not going to be believed by the people who are in the trenches at public schools. They know there is less money for schools now than when ...

Iraq War vet challenging Abed for Eaton County House seat - Lansing State Journal

Fri, 2014-10-03 18:49

Lansing State Journal

Iraq War vet challenging Abed for Eaton County House seat
Lansing State Journal
After three decades as a school social worker, Abed said she saw the impact of state revenue cuts in recent years firsthand. ... He said he'd push to move money from noncore functions — he cited film incentives as an example — to roads and education ...

Campaign notebook: Fundraiser for Farmer in Marshall - Battle Creek Enquirer

Fri, 2014-10-03 18:33

Battle Creek Enquirer

Campaign notebook: Fundraiser for Farmer in Marshall
Battle Creek Enquirer
Mark Schauer, a Battle Creek Democrat, stood by his campaign's claim that Snyder slashed $1 billion from public education funding and vowed that repairing it would be his top priority if elected. He also called for a “fair” way to fund the roads that ...

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Two candidates vying for Kane school board vacancy - Bradford Era

Fri, 2014-10-03 16:13

Two candidates vying for Kane school board vacancy
Bradford Era
“How to cut costs and still give our children the best education that we can,” Paul said. “These are big challenges ahead.” The second candidate for the vacancy is Shana Snyder. Snyder is a 2000 graduate of the Kane Area High School and an operator at ...

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The 10 Most Vulnerable Governors In The Country - Huffington Post

Fri, 2014-10-03 16:07

Huffington Post

The 10 Most Vulnerable Governors In The Country
Huffington Post
Corbett's cuts to education spending and handling of the Penn State investigation into child sexual abuse when he served as attorney general have meant months of negative publicity. Wolf, on the other ... Snyder has been leading former Rep. Mark ...

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The 10 Most Vulnerable Governors In The Country - Huffington Post

Fri, 2014-10-03 15:48

Huffington Post

The 10 Most Vulnerable Governors In The Country
Huffington Post
Corbett's cuts to education spending and handling of the Penn State investigation into child sexual abuse when he served as attorney general have meant months of negative publicity. Wolf, on the other ... Snyder has been leading former Rep. Mark ...

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Gov. Snyder: 'I don't fight with people. But...' - Detroit Free Press

Fri, 2014-10-03 15:26

Detroit Free Press

Gov. Snyder: 'I don't fight with people. But...'
Detroit Free Press
Education funding was cut in Snyder's first year in office, mostly from cuts in federal stimulus money. But education funding is up $1 billion, with nearly all of the increased funding -- $883 million -- going toward paying a spike in retirement costs ...

ND higher education board approves strategic plan - Prairie Business

Fri, 2014-10-03 11:14

ND higher education board approves strategic plan
Prairie Business
North Dakota State Board of Higher Education chair Kirsten Diederich and interim chancellor Larry Skogen talk about the results of the Higher Learning Commission Advisory Team Report at North Dakota State University's Memorial Union on Sept. 2 in Fargo.

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READ IN: Return of Josiah Bartlett Edition - Washington Post (blog)

Fri, 2014-10-03 08:06

READ IN: Return of Josiah Bartlett Edition
Washington Post (blog)
Rick Snyder (R) leads former Rep. Mark Schauer (D) 45 percent to 39 percent in a new EPIC-MRA poll, a little more than a month after the firm put Schauer ahead by 2 points. Snyder's ads are making a big difference in the race, pollster Bernie Porn said ...

Labor Voices: UAW endorses Schauer, Peters - The Detroit News

Fri, 2014-10-03 00:46

Labor Voices: UAW endorses Schauer, Peters
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On Nov. 4, Americans will be asked to cast their ballots in an election that will determine what direction we as a country want to head in by choosing between candidates who will move the country forward and stand in support of the middle class, and ...

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7 GOP Governors Who May Lose Re-Election - The Nation.

Fri, 2014-10-03 00:42

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7 GOP Governors Who May Lose Re-Election
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In some states, such as Kansas, economic stagnation is so severe that moderate Republicans are endorsing Democratic gubernatorial nominees who promise to stop catering to out-of-state special interests and to focus on education and jobs. The failure of ...

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Town Hall For Snyder Get Standing Ovation From Inside Crowd, Jeers From ... - CBS Local

Fri, 2014-10-03 00:33

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Town Hall For Snyder Get Standing Ovation From Inside Crowd, Jeers From ...
CBS Local
“I believe in education and in the last three years we have invested over a billion dollars …” said Snyder. While outside the Polish Cultural Center Thursday night where Snyder was holding his town hall meeting about 50 protesters carried signs, some ...

Gov. Rick Snyder: Detroit's woes like boulders being cleared for foundation of ... - MLive.com

Thu, 2014-10-02 21:38

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Gov. Rick Snyder: Detroit's woes like boulders being cleared for foundation of ...
MLive.com
"And they're dramatically cutting our health care benefits, so I have to make some tough decisions," Pearson said. Snyder has been pushing back against the Schauer campaign's claims that the governor has cut $1 billion in education funding, repeatedly ...

Supportive audience meets Snyder in Troy town hall - Detroit Free Press

Thu, 2014-10-02 21:32

Detroit Free Press

Supportive audience meets Snyder in Troy town hall
Detroit Free Press
Education funding was cut in Snyder's first year in office, mostly from cuts in federal stimulus money. But education funding is up $1 billion, with nearly all of the increased funding -- $883 million -- going toward paying a spike in retirement costs ...
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SNYDER'S STOUGHTON: Vargas goes beyond business - Wicked Local Stoughton

Thu, 2014-10-02 20:07

SNYDER'S STOUGHTON: Vargas goes beyond business
Wicked Local Stoughton
Vargas told Snyder's Stoughton, "AIMS helps insurance agents grow their brands through social media and other means. By helping my profession, it's very fulfilling. I believe I'm the first Massachusetts agent to be named to their national board. We're ...

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Some women say no to college GOP dress ad - The Detroit News

Thu, 2014-10-02 18:44

The Detroit News

Some women say no to college GOP dress ad
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The Michigan-oriented ad features a budget-conscious actress who wants to buy "the Rick Snyder" wedding dress because the Republican incumbent is a "trusted brand" who has "new ideas that don't break your budget." The 60-second ad then features the ...
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New Wayne State University center celebrated in Warren - Detroit Free Press

Thu, 2014-10-02 18:06

Detroit Free Press

New Wayne State University center celebrated in Warren
Detroit Free Press
The ribbon-cutting comes a year after a groundbreaking ceremony marking the beginning of the 40,000-square-foot building's reconstruction. This is Wayne State's third location in Macomb County, joining the WSU Macomb Education Center and University ...

Election 2014: Snyder starts countering political jabs - The Detroit News

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:09

The Detroit News

Election 2014: Snyder starts countering political jabs
The Detroit News
Rick Snyder is contesting a litany of television ads and attacks from Democratic challenger Mark Schauer that he slashed education funding $1 billion in 2011 to deliver a tax cut for businesses and the wealthy. Snyder calls those claims "hogwash" and ...

College GOP group planned a 'Yes to the Dress' ad for Scott Walker - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Thu, 2014-10-02 14:45

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

College GOP group planned a 'Yes to the Dress' ad for Scott Walker
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Madison — It appears there was a "Yes to the Dress"-themed ad planned for Gov. Scott Walker, but the public may not get to see it. The College Republican National Committee cut ads for a number of GOP candidates for governor that plays off the TLC ...
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