Snyder's Education Cuts

Letter: Education a priority for governor - Battle Creek Enquirer

Sat, 2014-07-12 02:29

Letter: Education a priority for governor
Battle Creek Enquirer
Snyder's proposals, claiming he has cut education funding, but that is far from the truth. Instead of wasting his time blaming the governor, he should come up with his own plan. Michiganders deserve someone with a plan; they deserve Gov. Snyder for the ...

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Letter: Education a priority for governor - Battle Creek Enquirer

Sat, 2014-07-12 02:29

Letter: Education a priority for governor
Battle Creek Enquirer
Snyder's proposals, claiming he has cut education funding, but that is far from the truth. Instead of wasting his time blaming the governor, he should come up with his own plan. Michiganders deserve someone with a plan; they deserve Gov. Snyder for the ...

Letter: Education a priority for governor - Battle Creek Enquirer

Sat, 2014-07-12 02:18

Letter: Education a priority for governor
Battle Creek Enquirer
Snyder's proposals, claiming he has cut education funding, but that is far from the truth. Instead of wasting his time blaming the governor, he should come up with his own plan. Michiganders deserve someone with a plan; they deserve Gov. Snyder for the ...

The Teachers Union With a Math Problem - Wall Street Journal

Sat, 2014-07-12 00:32

Wall Street Journal

The Teachers Union With a Math Problem
Wall Street Journal
Delegates debated whether the union's president should write a letter to Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder denouncing the NFL team name's "institutional racism." They also discussed a ... Mike Antonucci, director of the industry watchdog ...

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Detroit protesters arrested for blocking water-shutoff trucks - Workers World

Fri, 2014-07-11 20:55

Windsor Star

Detroit protesters arrested for blocking water-shutoff trucks
Workers World
Rick Snyder in March 2013. A year ago, Orr forced the city into the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history. A picket line set up before 7 a.m. blocked the entrance to Homrich's property for more than an hour. Eventually, police arrived and ...
Massive Water Shutoffs in Detroit. Police Arrest ProtestersCenter for Research on Globalization
10 arrested blocking trucks sent to shutoff water services in DetroitSan Francisco Bay View

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Martin County wants to tighten residency restrictions for sexual offenders - WPEC

Fri, 2014-07-11 20:41

WPEC

Martin County wants to tighten residency restrictions for sexual offenders
WPEC
Martin County Sheriff William Snyder shared his plan CBS 12 that aims to extend residency restrictions and keep sex offenders and predators living further away from schools, playgrounds, bus stops and daycares. According to ...... WASHINGTON (AP) -- U ...

How Michigan's $52 billion budget affects you - Fenton Tri County Times

Fri, 2014-07-11 14:58

How Michigan's $52 billion budget affects you
Fenton Tri County Times
Education at all levels will be impacted by the new budget, some more than others. Per-pupil funding is set to increase $50 to $175, depending on a ... Funding cuts to programs for food assistance and welfare have come from the state and federal ...

Massive Water Shutoffs in Detroit. Police Arrest Protesters - Center for Research on Globalization

Fri, 2014-07-11 11:48

Center for Research on Globalization

Massive Water Shutoffs in Detroit. Police Arrest Protesters
Center for Research on Globalization
Rick Snyder in March 2013 who later forced the city into the largest municipal bankruptcy in United States history a year ago. A picket line set up before 7:00 ... Also arrested was Elena Herrada, a member of the Detroit Board of Education in exile and ...
10 arrested blocking trucks sent to shutoff water services in DetroitSan Francisco Bay View

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Corbett wins...the enmity of the General Assembly - Philly.com

Fri, 2014-07-11 07:07

Philly.com

Corbett wins...the enmity of the General Assembly
Philly.com
The Legislature now has three options: override Corbett's line-item veto with a two-thirds vote in each chamber, live with his cuts to their spending or fall in line with him on pension reform. Judging from the legislative response, Corbett's summer ...
Only Himself to BlameWall Street Journal

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Corbett wins...the enmity of the General Assembly - Philly.com

Fri, 2014-07-11 03:05

Philly.com

Corbett wins...the enmity of the General Assembly
Philly.com
The Legislature now has three options: override Corbett's line-item veto with a two-thirds vote in each chamber, live with his cuts to their spending or fall in line with him on pension reform. Judging from the legislative response, Corbett's summer ...
Only Himself to BlameWall Street Journal

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10 arrested blocking trucks sent to shutoff water services in Detroit - San Francisco Bay View

Fri, 2014-07-11 00:51

10 arrested blocking trucks sent to shutoff water services in Detroit
San Francisco Bay View
Detroit activists concerned about the massive water shutoffs across the economically devastated city blocked entrances into the yard of Homrich, a firm given a nearly $6 million contract to terminate services for hundreds of thousands of people. The ...

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Why Michigan's emergency manager law stirs contempt, lack of cooperation - MLive.com

Thu, 2014-07-10 08:50

Bridge Michigan

Why Michigan's emergency manager law stirs contempt, lack of cooperation
MLive.com
Snyder and Republican legislative leaders have said the law was motivated by a desire help, not control, chronically financially struggling cities and the people who live there. Sen. Phil Pavlov ... Rob Shepherd, manager of member relations and ...
Original article URL: http://bridgemi.com/2014/07/emergency-manager-or ...Bridge Michigan
A National Call to Link Arms for DetroitProgressive.org

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Original article URL: http://bridgemi.com/2014/07/emergency-manager-or ... - Bridge Michigan

Thu, 2014-07-10 07:29

Bridge Michigan

Original article URL: http://bridgemi.com/2014/07/emergency-manager-or ...
Bridge Michigan
Snyder and Republican legislative leaders have said the law was motivated by a desire help, not control, chronically financially struggling cities and the people who live there. “There has to be a ... Rob Shepherd, manager of member relations and ...
A National Call to Link Arms for DetroitProgressive.org

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Michigan should look to Minnesota - Cadillac News (subscription)

Thu, 2014-07-10 06:07

Michigan should look to Minnesota
Cadillac News (subscription)
The report provides sound evidence that trickle-down economics, popularized by Reagan and adopted by Snyder, Booher, Potvin etc., does not actually work for those who are supposed to be trickled upon. ... While Michigan gave tax breaks to businesses ...

The Alliance: The Must-Read Book of the Summer That Could Change the Way ... - Huffington Post

Wed, 2014-07-09 21:29

The Alliance: The Must-Read Book of the Summer That Could Change the Way ...
Huffington Post
Employers still talk about the value of talent retention and use the language of "family" and "team," but when short-term and quarterly expectations aren't met, employees suddenly find themselves without a family, cut from the team. Since employees ...

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5 Reforms Killed by Pennsylvania Unions - Watchdog Wire

Wed, 2014-07-09 20:09

5 Reforms Killed by Pennsylvania Unions
Watchdog Wire
Pennsylvania lawmakers had several opportunities to reduce the coercive power of labor unions this fiscal year, but failed to pass the necessary legislation. Pennsylvania is not a Right to Work state, which means employees in unionized workplaces can ...

Longtime Aide Jody Acosta to Fill in for Kaye & Seek Election - Falls Church News Press

Wed, 2014-07-09 20:00

Longtime Aide Jody Acosta to Fill in for Kaye & Seek Election
Falls Church News Press
Vice Mayor David Snyder said she's “always been a straight shooter,” and that many occasions of dealing with her, whether on the same side of an issue of not, was one of the pleasures of working in a small town, hailing her for “doing so very well in ...

Pure decline - City Pulse

Wed, 2014-07-09 13:24

Pure decline
City Pulse
But Snyder is still proclaiming his “Comeback Kid” message and the reordering of state fiscal affairs that resulted in business tax cuts, taxes on senior citizen pensions, reduced tax breaks for low and middle income families and cuts to public education.

Recent poll gives Schauer more confidence - WKZO

Wed, 2014-07-09 11:42

Windy City Times

Recent poll gives Schauer more confidence
WKZO
"In their last poll in April, Snyder had a four point lead, and that's vanished. The combination of people learning that I've always made public education my top priority...fighting for manufacturing jobs....All of that combined with Rick Snyder's ...
Mich. gubernatorial candidate Schauer talks LGBT rightsWindy City Times

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The Argument For Being Genuinely Optimistic About Batman V. Superman - io9

Wed, 2014-07-09 11:37

The Argument For Being Genuinely Optimistic About Batman V. Superman
io9
Apparently the "S" on Superman's chest stands for hope. I obviously have my problems with Man of Steel and the bleak direction I presume Snyder is taking Batman V. Superman, but that's my educated guess as a pop culture critic/internet asshole. There's ...

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