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Republican revolution: Let's increase taxes and fees - Stephenville Empire-Tribune

Tue, 2015-03-03 22:30

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Republican revolution: Let's increase taxes and fees
Stephenville Empire-Tribune
Rick Snyder of Michigan said of the new $1.9 billion tax increase from higher sales and gas taxes he plans on taking to the voters to approve: "It's not based on partisanship; it's based on common sense and good government. We've been ... President ...
A Republican revolution: Let's increase taxes and feesBurlington County Times

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Here's what you don't know about bike laws (QUIZ) - 89.3 KPCC

Tue, 2015-03-03 19:07

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Here's what you don't know about bike laws (QUIZ)
89.3 KPCC
At an intersection, for example, a driver might cut off a bicyclist while making a right without yielding – the bike was supposed to have the right of way. Teaching cyclists and drivers ... "That's why we're handing pamphlets out," says Officer Mike ...

FACT CHECK: Did Netanyahu go too far in US speech? - Lynchburg News and Advance

Tue, 2015-03-03 15:35

Lynchburg News and Advance

FACT CHECK: Did Netanyahu go too far in US speech?
Lynchburg News and Advance
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks before a joint meeting of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 3, 2015. In a speech that stirred political intrigue in two countries, Netanyahu told Congress that negotiations underway ...

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Detroit schools emergency manager unveils plan keeping teachers, but ... - MLive.com

Tue, 2015-03-03 15:29

Detroit Free Press

Detroit schools emergency manager unveils plan keeping teachers, but ...
MLive.com
The coalition is currently meeting with people throughout the Detroit education community to examine issues regarding the city's education system, and will then make recommendations on reforms to Gov. Rick Snyder. The coalition's report is due by the ...
DPS emergency manager plans 'targeted cuts,' streamliningDetroit Free Press

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Governor Wolf proposes tax revamp in budget plan - abc27

Tue, 2015-03-03 12:14

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Governor Wolf proposes tax revamp in budget plan
abc27
Wolf said his budget would eliminate Pennsylvania's $2.3 billion deficit while restoring $1 billion in cuts to public education. He wants to expand access to early childhood education by increasing the number of children in pre-kindergarten by 75 ...

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Archive for December, 2014 - Geauga Maple Leaf

Tue, 2015-03-03 12:09

Archive for December, 2014
Geauga Maple Leaf
“Some of our kids have played there,” said Chardon coach Doug Snyder, who has scheduled games here befores as athletic director. “But it was exciting and a great ... “Our kids needed the win,” Snyder said. “In that respect I'm happy for .... Newbury ...

Afghan avalanches cut off 3 northern districts - Lynchburg News and Advance

Tue, 2015-03-03 06:20

Afghan avalanches cut off 3 northern districts
Lynchburg News and Advance
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Avalanches have cut off at least three districts in a remote part of northern Afghanistan, the head of a disaster relief agency said Tuesday, a week after nearly 200 people died when snow buried their homes in a valley near ...

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A Republican revolution: Let's increase taxes and fees - Burlington County Times

Tue, 2015-03-03 01:10

A Republican revolution: Let's increase taxes and fees
Burlington County Times
President Barack Obama's goal since his inauguration in 2009 was proposing (and getting) a mixture of tax cuts for the middle class, budget cuts, tax increases on the wealthy, stimulus spending and bailout packages to save the financial and auto ...

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Susan Rice: Bad Iran nuclear deal is worse than no deal - Lynchburg News and Advance

Mon, 2015-03-02 19:17

Susan Rice: Bad Iran nuclear deal is worse than no deal
Lynchburg News and Advance
She says any U.S. deal must verifiably cut off any pathway for Iran to develop a nuclear weapon. Rice peppered her remarks to AIPAC with frequent phrases in Hebrew. Ahead of Rice's speech, a prominent rabbi ran a full-page ad in The New York Times ...

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Ice slows business, traffic on Northeast, Midwest waterways - Lynchburg News and Advance

Mon, 2015-03-02 16:19

Ice slows business, traffic on Northeast, Midwest waterways
Lynchburg News and Advance
In New York, the Coast Guard is cutting ice on the Hudson River so barges carrying heating oil, gasoline and jet fuel can reach their destinations. The thickest ice is in the area of Germantown and Hudson, north of New York City. In some spots the ice ...

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Governor on right track with 3rd-grade reading plan - Detroit Free Press

Mon, 2015-03-02 15:51

Detroit Free Press

Governor on right track with 3rd-grade reading plan
Detroit Free Press
Michigan started the conversation about third-grade reading levels on a pretty sour note last year, when legislators debated a hard do-not-pass requirement for kids who weren't making the cut. Thankfully, the conversation has matured. Now, Gov. Rick ...

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OPEC prediction of $200 a-barrel-oil ignores market realities — or maybe not - Midland Reporter-Telegram

Mon, 2015-03-02 13:43

OPEC prediction of $200 a-barrel-oil ignores market realities — or maybe not
Midland Reporter-Telegram
In the current reduced-oil-price environment, we see oil companies cut back on budgets, curtail exploration, and pull in rigs — as in many places it costs more to get the oil out of the ground than the present sales price. ... Tim Snyder, an energy ...

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Brazile: A Republican revolution: Let's increase taxes, fees - Northwest Herald

Mon, 2015-03-02 06:33

Brazile: A Republican revolution: Let's increase taxes, fees
Northwest Herald
Rick Snyder of Michigan said of the new $1.9 billion tax increase from higher sales and gas taxes he plans on taking to the voters to approve: “It's not based on partisanship; it's based on common sense and good government. We've been ... President ...

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Michigan: a state of impoverishment - Grand Rapids Business Journal (subscription)

Sun, 2015-03-01 21:03

Michigan: a state of impoverishment
Grand Rapids Business Journal (subscription)
... health, educational attainment and employment opportunities.” The Kids Count report notes contributors to Michigan's child poverty rates include: a 70 percent cut to state Earned Income Tax Credit, fewer weeks of unemployment benefits, and child ...

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After hours of debate, House passes prevailing wage revamp - Charleston Gazette

Sun, 2015-03-01 16:05

Charleston Gazette

After hours of debate, House passes prevailing wage revamp
Charleston Gazette
That followed about two-and-a-half hours of impassioned debate, pitting supporters, who said the bill will correct a system that inflates wages and puts undue burden on taxpayers, against opponents, who said the bill is a race to the bottom to cut ...

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A New Hope: Power Poll 2015 - Nevada Business Magazine

Sun, 2015-03-01 05:05

Nevada Business Magazine

A New Hope: Power Poll 2015
Nevada Business Magazine
Windom Kimsey, president of Tate Snyder Kimsey Architects said that as, “an architecture firm, the recession lasted a little bit longer in our business, especially for people who do public projects, because of a lack of funding from government agencies ...

Brazile: A Republican Revolution: Let's increase taxes and fees - The Herald-News

Sat, 2015-02-28 23:59

Brazile: A Republican Revolution: Let's increase taxes and fees
The Herald-News
Rick Snyder of Michigan said of the new $1.9 billion tax increase from higher sales and gas taxes he plans on taking to the voters to approve: “It's not based on partisanship; it's based on common sense and good government. We've been ... President ...

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Mike Connell: School reforms doomed to failure - Port Huron Times Herald

Sat, 2015-02-28 22:47

Mike Connell: School reforms doomed to failure
Port Huron Times Herald
Modern reforms — No Child Left Behind, Race to the Top, Common Core and the like — are efforts to add layers of new regulations and expectations without changing the fundamental structure of public education. "Created in the era of the assembly line ...

WNY expo all set to go at Erie County Fairgrounds - Buffalo News

Sat, 2015-02-28 18:43

WNY expo all set to go at Erie County Fairgrounds
Buffalo News
For the remainder of the expo, attendees can stop by and chat with Bone Cold TV hosts Brandon Scott, Shaun Thompson, Todd and Cody Allen or Caleb Cutting, and the group provides seminars at 3 p.m. on Thursday, at 4 p.m. on Friday and at 2 p.m. on ...

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After hours of debate, House passes prevailing wage revamp - Charleston Gazette

Sat, 2015-02-28 18:05

After hours of debate, House passes prevailing wage revamp
Charleston Gazette
That followed about two-and-a-half hours of impassioned debate, pitting supporters, who said the bill will correct a system that inflates wages and puts undue burden on taxpayers, against opponents, who said the bill is a race to the bottom to cut ...

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