Snyder's Education Cuts

Terrorism Testers - Pacific Northwest Inlander

Wed, 2014-06-25 21:00

Pacific Northwest Inlander

Terrorism Testers
Pacific Northwest Inlander
A plea to the state legislature this year was difficult as lawmakers struggled to find court-mandated new funding for K-12 education. A short-term ... When House Democrats voted to cut $2 billion from Project Bioshield, an effort started in 2004 to ...

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Snyder signs bills that boost skilled-trades education in high school - The Macomb Daily

Wed, 2014-06-25 19:08

Snyder signs bills that boost skilled-trades education in high school
The Macomb Daily
Rick Snyder took a seat at a Dakota High School facility on Wednesday to sign into law legislation that will boost skilled-trades – Career Technical Education -- in Michigan high schools, he didn't have to look far to see evidence of CTE's value ...

Best Shots Comic Reviews: JUSTICE LEAGUE, UNCANNY AVENGERS ... - Newsarama

Wed, 2014-06-25 19:01

Best Shots Comic Reviews: JUSTICE LEAGUE, UNCANNY AVENGERS ...
Newsarama
But it doesn't work as the best hook for this story, especially because we just saw another Superman analogue in Scott Snyder's Superman Unchained. Obviously, different writers .... There are rules to demonic possession, and not only are the results ...

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COST OF EACH CLASS OF ARIZONA DROPOUTS? $7.6 BILLION IN LOST ... - Arizona Education News Service

Wed, 2014-06-25 17:14

COST OF EACH CLASS OF ARIZONA DROPOUTS? $7.6 BILLION IN LOST ...
Arizona Education News Service
The more than 18,000 Arizona students who dropped out of high school this year will produce $7.6 billion less economic activity over their lifetimes than if those same students had graduated, according to a new report by the Arizona Mayors Education ...

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Over loud objections, Plymouth-Canton board adopts schools of choice option - Hometownlife.com

Wed, 2014-06-25 11:22

Over loud objections, Plymouth-Canton board adopts schools of choice option
Hometownlife.com
The move came as the board adopted its $148 million budget for the 2014/15 school year. Administrators said the schools of choice option was made necessary when the state's final education bill cut $49 from Gov. Snyder's original proposal, the figure ...

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Over loud objections, Plymouth-Canton board adopts schools of choice option - Hometownlife.com

Wed, 2014-06-25 11:10

Over loud objections, Plymouth-Canton board adopts schools of choice option
Hometownlife.com
The move came as the board adopted its $148 million budget for the 2014-15 school year. Administrators said the schools-of-choice option was made necessary when the state's final education bill cut $49 from Gov. Rick Snyder's original proposal, the ...

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Nine Reasons Our Foreign Policy Makes Us Look Like Complete Hypocrites - Huffington Post

Wed, 2014-06-25 10:07

Nine Reasons Our Foreign Policy Makes Us Look Like Complete Hypocrites
Huffington Post
To contrast, most other developed Western nations allow students to go to college for little to no cost of their own, seeing the education of a citizen as an investment in the country's well-being. When Quebec proposed a tuition ... When Detroit raised ...

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The Quiet Clash Between Transgender Women And Drag Queens - ThinkProgress

Wed, 2014-06-25 09:07

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The Quiet Clash Between Transgender Women And Drag Queens
ThinkProgress
After an initially weak response to the outcry, Logo TV, the LGBT-focused network that airs Drag Race, announced it was pulling the episode and also cutting the “You've got She-mail! ... People who identify as transgender report incredibly high rates ...

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Education spending, charter schools and retirement plans make political headlines - Michigan Radio

Wed, 2014-06-25 08:42

Education spending, charter schools and retirement plans make political headlines
Michigan Radio
Governor Snyder signed an education budget bill yesterday. Lessenberry says it increases money for higher education by around 6%, which as Lessenberry notes “doesn't make up for the cuts they took earlier in the Snyder administration”. It also funds ...

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Michigan schools are hurting - The Detroit News

Wed, 2014-06-25 00:03

Michigan schools are hurting
The Detroit News
Rick Snyder agreed to a small funding increase in the 2014-15 education budget. This increase, timed to coincide with the governor's re-election campaign, seems more politically motivated than an act of generosity. But a long record of deep cuts to ...

Michigan schools are hurting - The Detroit News

Wed, 2014-06-25 00:03

Michigan schools are hurting
The Detroit News
Rick Snyder agreed to a small funding increase in the 2014-15 education budget. This increase, timed to coincide with the governor's re-election campaign, seems more politically motivated than an act of generosity. But a long record of deep cuts to ...

Easton Area School Board appoints Brian Snyder to fill vacancy - The Express-Times

Tue, 2014-06-24 21:41

Easton Area School Board appoints Brian Snyder to fill vacancy
The Express-Times
"I want to maintain the standards that Easton has," said Snyder, "and work to remedy the areas that need improving." Dozens of teacher cuts in recent years and increased classroom sizes spurred him to run for the position, Snyder said. He told the ...

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Gov. Rick Snyder OKs more funding for colleges, preschool - Battle Creek Enquirer

Tue, 2014-06-24 21:15

Gov. Rick Snyder OKs more funding for colleges, preschool
Battle Creek Enquirer
Snyder was trying to counter Democrats' election year attack that he cut $1 billion from education in his first year, which disregards federal stimulus money drying up and later supplemental adjustments to both the 2010-11 and 2011-12 K-12 budgets.

Snyder OKs more funding for colleges, preschool - Fairfield Citizen

Tue, 2014-06-24 18:54

Snyder OKs more funding for colleges, preschool
Fairfield Citizen
Snyder was trying to counter Democrats' election year attack that he cut $1 billion from education in his first year, which disregards federal stimulus money drying up and later supplemental adjustments to both the 2010-11 and 2011-12 K-12 budgets.

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Snyder signs $15.8B ed budget - Lansing State Journal

Tue, 2014-06-24 18:51

Snyder signs $15.8B ed budget
Lansing State Journal
Snyder was trying to counter Democrats' election year attack that he cut $1 billion from education in his first year, which disregards federal stimulus money drying up and later supplemental adjustments to both the 2010-11 and 2011-12 K-12 budgets.

Snyder OKs more funding for colleges, preschool - WRAL.com

Tue, 2014-06-24 18:33

Snyder OKs more funding for colleges, preschool
WRAL.com
Snyder was trying to counter Democrats' election year attack that he cut $1 billion from education in his first year, which disregards federal stimulus money drying up and later supplemental adjustments to both the 2010-11 and 2011-12 K-12 budgets.

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Snyder rebuts Democrats who say he cut education budget by $1B - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-06-24 18:15

Snyder rebuts Democrats who say he cut education budget by $1B
The Detroit News
“It fails to fully restore the $1 billion Snyder cut from education and continues the pattern of wasting millions of our taxpayer dollars on unaccountable, for-profit charter schools that are failing to educate our kids,” former U.S. Rep. Mark Schauer ...

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Snyder rebuts Democrats who say he cut education budget by $1B - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-06-24 18:13

Snyder rebuts Democrats who say he cut education budget by $1B
The Detroit News
“It fails to fully restore the $1 billion Snyder cut from education and continues the pattern of wasting millions of our taxpayer dollars on unaccountable, for-profit charter schools that are failing to educate our kids,” former U.S. Rep. Mark Schauer ...

In gubernatorial races, it's the economy, 'stupid' - CNBC.com

Tue, 2014-06-24 16:53

In gubernatorial races, it's the economy, 'stupid'
CNBC.com
Not only has job growth been tepid, but in areas Walker has emphasized—like cutting taxes and reforming the legal system—Wisconsin has barely budged relative to the competition. Read MoreA ... When former venture capitalist Rick Snyder took office as ...

State funding plan forces more Midland Public Schools cuts - Midland Daily News

Tue, 2014-06-24 15:20

State funding plan forces more Midland Public Schools cuts
Midland Daily News
Blindsided by a state education bill that has the net effect of reducing per-pupil spending for some districts, the Midland Public Schools Board of Education Monday night approved a 2014-15 budget that cuts technology funding by $250,000. “We will ...

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