Snyder's Education Cuts

Brentsville supervisor candidates disagree on managing growth - Inside NoVA

Thu, 2014-09-25 06:04

Inside NoVA

Brentsville supervisor candidates disagree on managing growth
Inside NoVA
Jacobs said he'd cut from the county ledger to spend more on education. When asked what services he would cut, Jacobs mentioned only eliminating unfilled county jobs. “If we have jobs that are unfilled, and have been unfilled for a long time, obviously ...

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'Lift Your Spirits' BAR event gathers whiskey lovers - The Desert Sun

Thu, 2014-09-25 03:04

The Desert Sun

'Lift Your Spirits' BAR event gathers whiskey lovers
The Desert Sun
(Photo: Michael Snyder, Michael Snyder/The Desert Sun). CONNECT 2 TWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE .... BAR owner Donovan Funkey said he and his bartender, Leo, went back-and-forth on ingredients for a while before adding the apricot liqueur to cut the ...

Election 2014: Mark Schauer keen on 'voter contact' - The Detroit News

Thu, 2014-09-25 00:49

The Detroit News

Election 2014: Mark Schauer keen on 'voter contact'
The Detroit News
13 at Cafe Con Leche in southwest Detroit, Schauer heard stories from a supporter about the disconnect between Snyder's claim to have increased education funding and crowded classrooms in Detroit Public Schools. "He's a liar," Detroiter Christina ...
Mark Schauer: High tuition putting college degree 'out of sight' for too many ...MLive.com
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Mark Schauer: High tuition putting college degree 'out of sight' for too many ... - MLive.com

Wed, 2014-09-24 15:25

Mark Schauer: High tuition putting college degree 'out of sight' for too many ...
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Snyder, whose first budget cut spending in several areas, slashed higher education funding by 15 percent. He increased university spending in his next three budgets, including a 5.9 percent bump for 2015, and recently said it would be his goal to fully ...
Gubernatorial candidates to meet for first debateThe Michigan Daily
Election ads — fact or fiction?Fenton Tri County Times
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Stobie challenges Franz on GOP's school funding record - Interlochen

Wed, 2014-09-24 13:43

Stobie challenges Franz on GOP's school funding record
Interlochen
Politicians across Michigan are arguing about the Governor's record on education as the November election approaches. State Democrats say Republicans cut $1 billion from schools. But Republicans are defending their record on education. This issue is a ...

Why Libertarians Love 'South Park' - Daily Beast

Wed, 2014-09-24 05:56

Daily Beast

Why Libertarians Love 'South Park'
Daily Beast
God help us all, but South Park is more educational than all the endless hours of Sesame Street or Between the Lions that ever aired or will ever air on PBS. It teaches us all real media literacy, how to ... They're nothing less than a bracing shot of ...

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Why Libertarians Love South Park - Daily Beast

Wed, 2014-09-24 05:56

Daily Beast

Why Libertarians Love South Park
Daily Beast
God help us all, but South Park is more educational than all the endless hours of Sesame Street or Between the Lions that ever aired or will ever air on PBS. It teaches us all real media literacy, how to ... They're nothing less than a bracing shot of ...

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Gubernatorial candidates to meet for first debate - The Michigan Daily

Wed, 2014-09-24 01:34

Gubernatorial candidates to meet for first debate
The Michigan Daily
Schauer has criticized Snyder over aspects of his record including cuts to education funding, reductions to tax exemptions on retirement income and changes to property tax credits, all of which he has said aren't productive towards building the economy.

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The EAA Exposed: An investigative report - Detroit Metro Times

Wed, 2014-09-24 01:01

Detroit Metro Times

The EAA Exposed: An investigative report
Detroit Metro Times
Rick Snyder stepped behind a microphone at Detroit's Renaissance High School to announce the start of a revolutionary new approach to education in Michigan. The problem of poor academic performance would be .... But in reality, what internal EAA ...

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Pure Michigan is in decline - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-09-23 19:47

The Detroit News

Pure Michigan is in decline
The Detroit News
Michigan public schools, once the envy of the nation, have experienced a 16 percent decline in investment, exacerbated by the $1 billion funding cut that Snyder pushed through in his first year in office. The unprecedented disinvestment in our public ...

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Advocates hope to feed hunger for healthier options in Prince George's County - Gazette.Net: Maryland Community News Online

Tue, 2014-09-23 14:35

Advocates hope to feed hunger for healthier options in Prince George's County
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There's a real hunger for healthier eating options among low income families in Prince George's, food advocates say, but education and accessibility are the key to providing healthier eating options to all county residents. “This county has a 71 ...

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Truth Squad rules "flagrant foul" on teachers' union ad, warns Snyder campaign - Michigan Radio

Tue, 2014-09-23 07:15

Truth Squad rules "flagrant foul" on teachers' union ad, warns Snyder campaign
Michigan Radio
The Michigan Education Association is the state's largest teachers' union. It put a video on the Web ... The Truth Squad says no one is disputing that Snyder cut taxes for business and cut funding for schools in his first year in office. What the ad ...

Prudential Hodrick Realty Joins Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Real Estate ... - MarketWatch

Tue, 2014-09-23 07:03

Prudential Hodrick Realty Joins Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Real Estate ...
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With their transition, Hodrick Realty agents gain access to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices' Global Network Platform, a robust suite of real estate tools and resources, in addition to the network's professional education, business consultation and the ...

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Prudential Hodrick Realty Joins Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Real Estate ... - MarketWatch

Tue, 2014-09-23 07:03

Prudential Hodrick Realty Joins Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Real Estate ...
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With their transition, Hodrick Realty agents gain access to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices' Global Network Platform, a robust suite of real estate tools and resources, in addition to the network's professional education, business consultation and the ...

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Teacher of year: 4th grade teacher from Seattle - Bellingham Herald

Mon, 2014-09-22 18:11

Bellingham Herald

Teacher of year: 4th grade teacher from Seattle
Bellingham Herald
Nominees for Washington state's annual Teacher of the Year award look on at a video about the highlights of the previous year's winner, Katie Brown, Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, in Seattle. Lyon Terry, of Seattle's Lawton Elementary School, was named ...

Snyder, Schauer to face off Oct. 12 on TV - The Detroit News

Mon, 2014-09-22 17:57

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Snyder, Schauer to face off Oct. 12 on TV
The Detroit News
Snyder's and Schauer's campaigns announced Monday evening their candidates will answer questions in a gubernatorial town hall forum co-sponsored by The Detroit News, Detroit Free Press and Detroit Public Television, which will broadcast the event on ...
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Michigan's budget still has a lot of fat to cut - Port Huron Times Herald

Mon, 2014-09-22 16:56

Michigan's budget still has a lot of fat to cut
Port Huron Times Herald
Higher education — performance funding for universities: $74.6 million. This represents additional funding designed by the Snyder administration to persuade university leadership to adopt what it considers valuable outcomes, such as the awarding of ...

Michigan GOP Gov. Rick Snyder Has Created an Opening for His Opponent - Governing

Mon, 2014-09-22 16:45

Michigan GOP Gov. Rick Snyder Has Created an Opening for His Opponent
Governing
Schauer has castigated the governor for cutting education while offering tax cuts to businesses. The two sides have traded shots about the accuracy of such complaints, but Schauer's message has had some resonance. "The thing we've always maintained is ...

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Detroit teachers union president retires - World Socialist Web Site

Mon, 2014-09-22 02:35

Detroit teachers union president retires
World Socialist Web Site
It is worth taking note of Johnson, however, because he typifies the social type that made their way up their ladder by collaborating in the wholesale destruction of teachers' conditions and public education as a whole. In comments to the Detroit Free ...

Thousands tap it out at Lynchburg Beer and Wine Festival - Lynchburg News and Advance

Sun, 2014-09-21 22:51

Thousands tap it out at Lynchburg Beer and Wine Festival
Lynchburg News and Advance
We are out to educate the consumer on how the beer is made, see the ingredients, we even have actual wheat and barley out,” said Brewmaster Ambassador Chad Griffin. Attendees were given a walkthrough of how Budweiser beer is made from the mashing ...

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