Snyder's Education Cuts

Decision 2014: School funding fact check - WDIV Detroit

Tue, 2014-10-07 18:39

Decision 2014: School funding fact check
WDIV Detroit
WHAT'S REALITY? SINCE I TOOK OFFICE, WE PUT A BILLION MORE DOLLARS INTO EDUCATION. WE CUT EDUCATION FUNDING. WE HAVE TO STOP HIM. GOVERNOR SNYDER CUT A BILLION DOLLARS. Guy: HERE ARE THE FACTS: THE FIRST ...

40 Under 40: Latinos in American Politics - Huffington Post

Tue, 2014-10-07 17:46

40 Under 40: Latinos in American Politics
Huffington Post
As Founder and President of United People for Latinos in Film, TV, and Theater, César works to help infuse mass media that affect employment, healthcare, education, housing, and voting, with Latino voices. It's a huge but ... His job is a laboratory ...

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Ex-Mayor Bloomberg Endorses Gov. Snyder and Gary Peters - Deadline Detroit

Tue, 2014-10-07 16:20

Deadline Detroit

Ex-Mayor Bloomberg Endorses Gov. Snyder and Gary Peters
Deadline Detroit
“It's no surprise that Rick Snyder is turning to a New York billionaire to help cover up his record of cutting over $1 billion from education and raising taxes on seniors,” said Cathy Bacile Cunningham, a Schauer campaign spokeswoman, according to the ...

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MI GOV: Snyder Up 8 Over Schauer - Town Hall

Tue, 2014-10-07 14:37

Town Hall

MI GOV: Snyder Up 8 Over Schauer
Town Hall
A previous poll had Snyder up 6 points ahead of his Democratic opponent. Nevertheless, Schauer, a former congressman, is also visible on the campaign trail. He released an ad slamming Snyder for cutting education by $1 billion, which featured teachers ...

MI GOV: Snyder Up 8 Over Schauer - Town Hall

Tue, 2014-10-07 14:32

Town Hall

MI GOV: Snyder Up 8 Over Schauer
Town Hall
A previous poll had Snyder up 6 points ahead of his Democratic opponent. Nevertheless, Schauer, a former congressman, is also visible on the campaign trail. He released an ad slamming Snyder for cutting education by $1 billion, which featured teachers ...

Bloomberg endorses Snyder, Peters - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-10-07 14:01

The Detroit News

Bloomberg endorses Snyder, Peters
The Detroit News
“It's no surprise that Rick Snyder is turning to a New York billionaire to help cover up his record of cutting over $1 billion from education and raising taxes on seniors,” said Cathy Bacile Cunningham, a Schauer campaign spokeswoman. “Now we know why ...

Philadelphia's school reform debacle: Despised governor crosses the line - Salon

Tue, 2014-10-07 13:49

Salon

Philadelphia's school reform debacle: Despised governor crosses the line
Salon
Corbett's $1 billion cut to education in Pennsylvania and his chronic neglect of the Philadelphia public schools and schools throughout Pennsylvania.” Wolf has criticized charter school expansion, called for equitable funding for schools, and has said ...

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Cold comfort for Corbett: He's not alone on 'endangered guvs' list - Philly.com

Tue, 2014-10-07 03:01

Cold comfort for Corbett: He's not alone on 'endangered guvs' list
Philly.com
Republicans such as Scott Walker of Wisconsin, Rick Snyder of Michigan and Florida's Rick Scott are threatened. Endangered ... Pat Quinn in Illinois is staggering after tax hikes and spending cuts, including to education, enacted during his term. The ...

Snyder (Photo: Max Ortiz , The Detroit News ) - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-10-07 00:30

The Detroit News

Snyder (Photo: Max Ortiz , The Detroit News )
The Detroit News
Insists the repeated claim that his administration cut $1 billion from K-12 education is "a lie." "It's hogwash and a lie," the governor told The Detroit News Monday, forcefully rebutting charges helping challenger Mark Schauer gain traction with would ...

MLive Ballot Bash: Gov. Rick Snyder admits 'mistake,' Terri Land talks auto ... - The Muskegon Chronicle

Tue, 2014-10-07 00:28

The Muskegon Chronicle

MLive Ballot Bash: Gov. Rick Snyder admits 'mistake,' Terri Land talks auto ...
The Muskegon Chronicle
The governor also continued to fight the claim that he cut $1 billion in education spending, saying that Schauer and the Democratic Governors Association are "lying" about the math in recent television commercials. While his first budget did cut ...
MLive Ballot Bash highlights: 4 top GOP candidates make their casesThe Bay City Times

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Poll: Snyder builds lead amid optimism - The Detroit News

Mon, 2014-10-06 23:20

The Detroit News

Poll: Snyder builds lead amid optimism
The Detroit News
In the past month, the poll shows Snyder has regained his footing with independents, women and likely voters in southeast Michigan. Schauer last month had built a 10-point lead among female voters as he complained the governor had cut education funding ...

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MLive Ballot Bash highlights: 4 top GOP candidates make their cases - The Bay City Times

Mon, 2014-10-06 21:17

The Bay City Times

MLive Ballot Bash highlights: 4 top GOP candidates make their cases
The Bay City Times
Rick Snyder's performance was perhaps the most passionate, as he once again called the Democratic ads accusing him of cutting education funding as "lying" and adding: "Those teachers you see in those ads talking about how bad a guy I am? I'm the guy ...

Campaign notebook: Helmboldt wants pension tax repealed - Battle Creek Enquirer

Mon, 2014-10-06 17:54

Battle Creek Enquirer

Campaign notebook: Helmboldt wants pension tax repealed
Battle Creek Enquirer
He said he also plans to audit all state departments. Schauer stood by his campaign's claim that the Snyder administration has cut more than $1 billion from public education. (Snyder's campaign disputes the numbers, saying he has actually increased ...

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Schauer, Snyder Campaign To Sway Undecided, Swing Vote Before November ... - CBS Local

Mon, 2014-10-06 13:32

CBS Local

Schauer, Snyder Campaign To Sway Undecided, Swing Vote Before November ...
CBS Local
By giving Schauer the benefit of the doubt and looking just at the bill Snyder signed as a snapshot, the education cut was $701 million — still below the $1.1 billion-plus figure used in Democratic ads. According to a Senate Fiscal Agency document ...

Truth Squad: The wedding dress is fetching, but the claims are flimsy in pro ... - MLive.com

Mon, 2014-10-06 11:44

Truth Squad: The wedding dress is fetching, but the claims are flimsy in pro ...
MLive.com
All her friends agree, the champagne cork pops, and everyone (except mom) lifts a glass to the Snyder. Annnnd cut. Before we get into the analysis, ... These changes were made to help offset a $1.65 billion tax cut for business, which Snyder said was ...

WSW: Mark Schauer Looks to Become Michigan's Next Governor - WMUK

Mon, 2014-10-06 08:57

WMUK

WSW: Mark Schauer Looks to Become Michigan's Next Governor
WMUK
Schauer and Democrats have criticized the Snyder administration for cutting education funding. Republicans and the Snyder campaign say total investment in education has increased since he took office. Schauer says cuts to K-12 schools, community ...

Snyder, Schauer differ on Rx for ailing cities - The Detroit News

Mon, 2014-10-06 07:56

The Detroit News

Snyder, Schauer differ on Rx for ailing cities
The Detroit News
He said there was no real change to Pontiac's finances until Snyder took office and pushed for granting emergency managers more authority to cut costs and outsource services, such as contracting policing with the Oakland County Sheriff's Office. "Prior ...

Snyder, Schauer both say education priority for them - Detroit Free Press

Mon, 2014-10-06 00:24

Detroit Free Press

Snyder, Schauer both say education priority for them
Detroit Free Press
Snyder often boasts that he increased funding for K-12 schools each year he's been in office, and by $660 per student in the last three years. But Schauer and Democrats have pushed the contention that Snyder cut $1 billion from education — claims many ...
Debate over K-12 'lie' heats up in governor's raceThe State
Ken Braun: Snyder's so-called cut to K-12 is an idea from teacher union playbookMLive.com
Snyder, Schauer differ on Rx for ailing cities, schoolsThe Detroit News
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Vigil raises awareness on domestic violence - Livingston Daily

Mon, 2014-10-06 00:14

Livingston Daily

Vigil raises awareness on domestic violence
Livingston Daily
After a second video from inside the elevator came to light showing Rice knocking the woman unconscious with one punch, the Ravens cut Rice and Goodell suspended him indefinitely. ... "Unfortunately, for a lot of those issues, something tragic has to ...

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Higher sales tax favored to fix roads - Livingston Daily

Sun, 2014-10-05 23:11

Livingston Daily

Higher sales tax favored to fix roads
Livingston Daily
Rick Snyder got the second-most blame at 12 percent. Democrats in the ... On how to fix the roads, 43 percent said it will be necessary to raise one or more taxes or fees, while 36 percent said the roads can be fixed without a tax or fee increase by ...
EXCLUSIVE POLL: Majority of voters give state's roads a failing grade, say ...WXYZ
Higher sales tax preferred option for funding roadsDetroit Free Press

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