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Michigan Senate Sends Budget Cuts To Gov. Snyder That Divert Surplus School ... - WEMU

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-02-27 13:19

Michigan Senate Sends Budget Cuts To Gov. Snyder That Divert Surplus School ...
WEMU
Hopgood says education funding is too easy a target for Republican leaders when the state faces budget issues. “It's not convenient for our kids,” he said. “This could be going to our elementary, middle, and high schools, where it's desperately needed.”.

School aid fund hit as Republican-led Senate continues to slash state budget - The Macomb Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-02-27 10:58

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School aid fund hit as Republican-led Senate continues to slash state budget
The Macomb Daily
Rick Snyder, shown here in a session with Macomb Daily reporters last fall. MACOMB DAILY ... The House and Senate appropriations committees gave final approval to an executive order earlier this month reducing the current fiscal year budget an ...
Michigan Senate approves another round of budget cutsThe State

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Susan J. Demas: Unholy alliance between Democrats and Tea Party forming to ... - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-02-27 07:56

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Susan J. Demas: Unholy alliance between Democrats and Tea Party forming to ...
MLive.com
You had Republicans voting for tax increases and justifying it by cutting business taxes, Democrats railing against said taxes, and Tea Partiers staying mum because their GOP allies were in power. With Proposal 1 ... him in November. With Snyder's ...

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Howes: Detroit schools fix next challenge - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-02-27 00:43

The Detroit News

Howes: Detroit schools fix next challenge
The Detroit News
You'd expect a decade of continuing crisis would focus the managerial mind more acutely, that the exodus of students, the cutting of teachers, staff and capacity would occasion a corresponding reduction in central administration brass. ... Change is ...

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State Senate Sends Budget Cuts To Gov. Snyder That Divert Surplus School Aid ... - WKAR

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-26 17:17

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State Senate Sends Budget Cuts To Gov. Snyder That Divert Surplus School Aid ...
WKAR
Democrats like Senator Hoon-Yung Hopgood say revenues earmarked for education are too easy a target for Republican leaders. “Well it's not convenient for our kids,” he says. “This could be going to our elementary, middle, and high schools, where it's ...
School aid fund hit as Republican-led Senate continues to slash state budgetThe Macomb Daily
Budget Cuts and Diversion From School Aid Fund Approved by State SenateWMUK
Michigan Senate approves another round of budget cutsWashington Times

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State Senate sends budget cuts to Gov. Snyder that divert surplus school aid ... - Michigan Radio

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-26 17:05

Michigan Radio

State Senate sends budget cuts to Gov. Snyder that divert surplus school aid ...
Michigan Radio
Hopgood says education funding is too easy a target for Republican leaders when the state faces budget issues. “It's not convenient for our kids,” he said. “This could be going to our elementary, middle, and high schools, where it's desperately needed.”.
School aid fund hit as Republican-led Senate continues to slash state budgetThe Oakland Press
Michigan Senate approves another round of budget cutsNews & Observer

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Michigan Senate Approves Another Round Of Budget Cuts - CBS Local

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-26 16:25

Michigan Senate Approves Another Round Of Budget Cuts
CBS Local
Echoing their House counterparts, some of the Senate Democrats who voted against the bills expressed concerns about taking money out of the fund for K-12 education. Sen. Hoon-Yung ... Rick Snyder and the Republican legislative majorities. Hopgood said ...

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Michigan Senate approves another round of budget cuts - The State

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-26 15:28

Michigan Senate approves another round of budget cuts
The State
Echoing their House counterparts, some of the Senate Democrats who voted against the bills expressed concerns about taking money out of the fund for K-12 education. Sen. Hoon-Yung ... Rick Snyder and the Republican legislative majorities. Hopgood said ...

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Michigan Senate approves another round of budget cuts - The Idaho Statesman

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-26 14:58

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Michigan Senate approves another round of budget cuts
The Idaho Statesman
Echoing their House counterparts, some of the Senate Democrats who voted against the bills expressed concerns about taking money out of the fund for K-12 education. Sen. Hoon-Yung ... Rick Snyder and the Republican legislative majorities. Hopgood said ...
Michigan Senate approves 2nd round of Gov. Snyder's budget cuts after revenue ...Daily Journal

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Michigan Senate approves 2nd round of Gov. Snyder's budget cuts after revenue ... - Greenfield Daily Reporter

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-26 13:05

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Michigan Senate approves 2nd round of Gov. Snyder's budget cuts after revenue ...
Greenfield Daily Reporter
Echoing their House counterparts, some of the Senate Democrats who voted against the bills expressed concerns about taking money out of the fund for K-12 education. Sen. Hoon-Yung Hopgood, a Democrat from Taylor, offered an amendment that would ...
Michigan Senate approves another round of budget cutsMidland Daily News

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Plan to fill budget hole, shift School Aid money, headed to Gov. Rick Snyder ... - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-26 12:08

MLive.com

Plan to fill budget hole, shift School Aid money, headed to Gov. Rick Snyder ...
MLive.com
The School Aid Fund, which was projected to end the year $283.8 million balance, can be used on both K-12 and higher education, per the state constitution, but Democrats have accused majority Republicans of "raiding" the fund in recent years. "This ...

Michigan Senate approves 2nd round of Gov. Snyder's budget cuts after revenue ... - Daily Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-26 11:37

Michigan Senate approves 2nd round of Gov. Snyder's budget cuts after revenue ...
Daily Journal
Echoing their House counterparts, some of the Senate Democrats who voted against the bills expressed concerns about taking money out of the fund for K-12 education. Sen. Hoon-Yung Hopgood, a Democrat from Taylor, offered an amendment that would ...

State funding trends impact affordability efforts - The Michigan Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-26 01:43

State funding trends impact affordability efforts
The Michigan Daily
Rick Snyder (R) for recommending a 2-percent increase in state appropriations for higher education in fiscal year 2016. .... “I think that's impacted some folks, I'm sure it has, even low- to middle-income students have been impacted by that cut ...

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State funding trends impact affordability efforts - The Michigan Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-26 01:43

State funding trends impact affordability efforts
The Michigan Daily
Rick Snyder (R) for recommending a 2-percent increase in state appropriations for higher education in fiscal year 2016. .... “I think that's impacted some folks, I'm sure it has, even low- to middle-income students have been impacted by that cut ...

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Farmington Schools chief remains optimistic, despite Governor's budget - Farmington Voice

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-26 01:04

Farmington Schools chief remains optimistic, despite Governor's budget
Farmington Voice
Even though Governor Rick Snyder's proposed budget includes a possible $25 per pupil funding cut for Farmington Public Schools (FPS), Superintendent George Heitsch appears to be holding onto his optimistic budget view. In December, school officials ...

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Michigan Workers Warn Wisconsin About The Danger of 'Right-To-Work' Laws - ThinkProgress

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-02-25 15:15

ThinkProgress

Michigan Workers Warn Wisconsin About The Danger of 'Right-To-Work' Laws
ThinkProgress
In fact, the administration of Michigan Governor Rick Snyder (R) has lowered the number of jobs businesses need to create in order to get a massive tax credit, because too few were meeting the original threshold. Meanwhile, the impact of the right to ...

Why Republican governors are flirting with tax hikes - Christian Science Monitor

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-02-25 14:01

Christian Science Monitor

Why Republican governors are flirting with tax hikes
Christian Science Monitor
Is 2015 the year of reluctant GOP tax hikes or triumphant GOP tax cuts? It depends. Republican governors are open to new tax revenue—as long as it is never, ever from individual income taxes.

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Michigan university presidents praise proposed increase in spending in Gov ... - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-02-25 11:59

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Michigan university presidents praise proposed increase in spending in Gov ...
MLive.com
John Dunn, president of Western Michigan University, said Snyder sat down with him and other higher education leaders before his first budget passed and told them about the 15 percent cut. He said Sndyer asked the university leaders to "stay with him ...
university leaders urge hike in tuition capThe Detroit News
EDITORIAL: Funding faux pasCentral Michigan Life
In Lansing, Schlissel lobbies for state fundsThe Michigan Daily

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When your father is the BTK serial killer, forgiveness is not tidy - Kansas City Star

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-02-25 10:51

When your father is the BTK serial killer, forgiveness is not tidy
Kansas City Star
The FBI man knocked on Kerri Rawson's door 10 years ago Feb. 25. She looked out from her tiny apartment near Detroit. He was holding an FBI badge. She almost didn't answer. Her father, a code compliance officer in the Wichita suburb of Park City, had ...

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Oakland, Macomb community colleges get funding to teach skilled trades - The Morning Sun

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-02-25 08:54

Oakland, Macomb community colleges get funding to teach skilled trades
The Morning Sun
In reaction to the announcement, OCC Chancellor Timothy R. Meyer said, “Oakland Community College will use these funds to provide advanced automotive, transportation and mechatronics training on cutting-edge equipment, ... “Governor Snyder and the ...

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