Snyder's Education Cuts

Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel to meet with Mayfield school officials as district ... - cleveland.com

Mon, 2015-03-09 16:51

cleveland.com

Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel to meet with Mayfield school officials as district ...
cleveland.com
Mayfield Treasurer Scott Snyder told The Plain Dealer in February the district will likely keep its plans to seek a tax increase in 2016 and could cut some programs to balance the budget. The meeting with Mandel is 7:30 a.m. Thursday at the board of ...

GOP tax converts - Coos Bay World

Mon, 2015-03-09 16:09

Coos Bay World

GOP tax converts
Coos Bay World
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 ...

Critics blast $50K bonus for ex-DPS emergency manager - The Detroit News

Mon, 2015-03-09 15:52

The Detroit News

Critics blast $50K bonus for ex-DPS emergency manager
The Detroit News
... Johnson also criticized the bonuses in a statement. “Handing out a massive $50,000 bonus to a failing political appointee at Detroit Public Schools isn't the first time the Snyder administration has gotten caught handing out taxpayer-funded bonuses ...

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Scott Walker and the remodeled Midwest Republican - The Macomb Daily

Mon, 2015-03-09 09:56

Los Angeles Times

Scott Walker and the remodeled Midwest Republican
The Macomb Daily
Opponents of Walker say his claim to be a progressive is disingenuous given his calls for budget and higher-education cuts and in particular his campaign to weaken Wisconsin's public-sector unions by curtailing their collective-bargaining power.
Sam Tanenhaus: Scott Walker and the modern Midwest RepublicansMadison.com

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Oaklawn CEO testifies on funding cuts - Battle Creek Enquirer

Mon, 2015-03-09 00:41

Battle Creek Enquirer

Oaklawn CEO testifies on funding cuts
Battle Creek Enquirer
The $54 billion budget includes cuts for graduate medical education funding, and expands dental services for children and other programs. The MHA said the total medical funding cuts is about $210 million. Additionally, Snyder signed an executive order ...

The Remodeled Midwestern Republican - Bloomberg View

Sun, 2015-03-08 11:08

Bloomberg View

The Remodeled Midwestern Republican
Bloomberg View
In addition to Walker, this group includes two other possible 2016 contenders, John Kasich in Ohio and Mike Pence in Indiana, as well as Rick Snyder in Michigan and Bruce Rauner in Illinois. The first thing to note is that Wisconsin, ... Opponents of ...

Daylight program helps cut dropout rate at Dover High School - Dover Post

Sun, 2015-03-08 00:45

Daylight program helps cut dropout rate at Dover High School
Dover Post
Kent County has the lowest dropout rate in Delaware, according to a recent Department of Education report. With a rate less than 2 percent, our schools reflect a national trend of declining dropout rates. This achievement is the result of special ...

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Show civility in state budget debate: column - Wausau Daily Herald

Sat, 2015-03-07 04:18

Wausau Daily Herald

Show civility in state budget debate: column
Wausau Daily Herald
For example, we all believe that the University of Wisconsin offers an outstanding education. We believe students deserve an affordable UW System. Gov. Walker has a $150 million per year cut in the UW's budget request. In doing this, Walker separates ...

Kirtland to benefit from skilled trades grant award - Petoskey News-Review

Sat, 2015-03-07 02:57

Petoskey News-Review

Kirtland to benefit from skilled trades grant award
Petoskey News-Review
This medical simulation trainer is currently used by nursing students to prepare for real-life medical situations, such as administering proper treatment in a simulated Ebola outbreak. The Community College Skilled Trades Equipment Program grant ...

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Michigan Briefs Feds award $2.5M for Michigan invasive species projects - Petoskey News-Review

Fri, 2015-03-06 11:51

Michigan Briefs Feds award $2.5M for Michigan invasive species projects
Petoskey News-Review
TRAVERSE CITY (AP) — Federal officials have awarded more than $2.5 million for projects to battle invasive species in Michigan. The funding comes under the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, an Obama administration program that targets the biggest ...

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A Republican revolution: let's increase taxes and fees! - Claremore Daily Progress

Fri, 2015-03-06 11:12

A Republican revolution: let's increase taxes and fees!
Claremore Daily Progress
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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Rachel Brougham - Snyder's literacy plan is the right step, but learning still ... - Petoskey News-Review

Fri, 2015-03-06 08:13

Rachel Brougham - Snyder's literacy plan is the right step, but learning still ...
Petoskey News-Review
Rick Snyder wants to turn those numbers around and hopes his $48.6 million Third-Grade Reading Plan will get children and their parents interested in the written word. While I'm thrilled to see Snyder giving a prime component of education a priority ...

Superintendent: Lake Orion schools need to make cuts before new school year - The Oakland Press

Fri, 2015-03-06 05:27

Superintendent: Lake Orion schools need to make cuts before new school year
The Oakland Press
Declining enrollment over the past four years, along with a preliminary state education budget that will be cutting per-pupil money, has led to a predicted decline in the district's revenue. ... Rick Snyder's proposed education budget hasn't been ...

Rick Snyder - Crain's Detroit Business

Thu, 2015-03-05 21:56

Rick Snyder
Crain's Detroit Business
Snyder released from hospital after 4 days, still plans to present budget this week. Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder was released from a hospital Monday, four days after being admitted for a blood clot in his right leg related to an Achilles tendon injury he ...

46 Michigan School Districts Expected to Wipe Out, Reduce Deficits - WILX-TV

Thu, 2015-03-05 13:41

WILX-TV

46 Michigan School Districts Expected to Wipe Out, Reduce Deficits
WILX-TV
Michigan's education chief has told lawmakers in Lansing that a number of the 56 school districts in the state with budget deficits are expected to be out of the red or cut into them this year. The Detroit Free Press reports that Superintendent Mike ...
46 school districts expected to wipe out, reduce deficitsWWMT-TV

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Tutor Program Prepares Capital Area Students For Success in Reading - WLNS

Thu, 2015-03-05 09:06

Tutor Program Prepares Capital Area Students For Success in Reading
WLNS
A group called the Michigan Education Corps, in partnership with Americorps, works year-round with students to tighten-up their reading skills. ... Windram's goal falls right in line with Governor Rick Snyder's focus for the upcoming fiscal year ...

Equal funding between school districts to be big talking point in debate on ... - MLive.com

Thu, 2015-03-05 07:07

Equal funding between school districts to be big talking point in debate on ...
MLive.com
Rick Snyder proposed an across the board increase of $75 per pupil for Michigan school districts in his budget, but the plan might face blowback from lawmakers in the Legislature. Snyder's plan, which would be an increase of $108 million overall ...

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Insider: New state rep creates foreclosure confusion - The Detroit News

Thu, 2015-03-05 02:06

The Detroit News

Insider: New state rep creates foreclosure confusion
The Detroit News
Rick Snyder presents his $54 billion overall state budget, it gets parsed off into separate state agency budgets and examined by subcommittees in the House and Senate. But by late May or early June, the appropriations committees in ... Martin noted ...

Nevada governor signs emergency school construction bill - WRAL.com

Wed, 2015-03-04 19:37

CBS Local

Nevada governor signs emergency school construction bill
WRAL.com
By RILEY SNYDER, Associated Press. CARSON CITY, Nev. — Surrounded by ... The signing came after weeks of contentious partisan debate over similar legislation that extended school bonds and cut prevailing-wage measures for school construction. The ...
Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signs emergency school construction billDaily Journal

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SNYDER: Rasheed Sulaimon's sexual assault allegations show a new mindset ... - Washington Times

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:42

SNYDER: Rasheed Sulaimon's sexual assault allegations show a new mindset ...
Washington Times
By Deron Snyder - The Washington Times - Wednesday, March 4, 2015. Another allegation of sexual ... Unless a school botches a case so badly that the Department of Education investigates, or alleged victims file a lawsuit, public comments from officials ...

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