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Are Political Ads Stating the Facts? - WILX-TV

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2014-09-19 11:53

Are Political Ads Stating the Facts?
WILX-TV
An anti-Snyder ad says he cut a billion dollars from education, while a pro-Snyder ad says he invested a billion dollars in education. Which one is telling the truth? News 10's Ann Pierret is speaking with the Truth Squad to get the facts about these ads.

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Susan J. Demas: Why is Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder campaigning like Mike ... - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2014-09-19 08:41

Susan J. Demas: Why is Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder campaigning like Mike ...
MLive.com
A clear majority of voters believes Snyder has cut education funding, according to a March Inside Michigan Politics/Lambert Edwards & Associates poll. That's because most school districts have less money getting into the classroom than before Snyder ...

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Auburn staves off Kansas State in rare non-conference showdown - SI.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2014-09-19 02:18

Auburn staves off Kansas State in rare non-conference showdown
SI.com
Peak college football comes when a stadium hums the way Bill Snyder Family Stadium did during an Auburn timeout with 2:06 remaining and the Tigers facing third-and-9 from their own 37 and nursing a six-point lead. On one sideline stood ... Once they ...

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Snyder lays out his vision for UNLV of tomorrow - Las Vegas Sun

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-18 19:06

Snyder lays out his vision for UNLV of tomorrow
Las Vegas Sun
It will also need to double its grants and contracts, increase its number of doctoral students, and reinvest in faculty and the campus after years of budget cuts. Not only that, but the Nevada System of Higher Education must finish its search to find a ...

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Sit-down interview punctuates day embedded in Schauer campaign - WWMT-TV

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-18 17:32

Sit-down interview punctuates day embedded in Schauer campaign
WWMT-TV
On the campaign trail Thursday, as we were embedded in the campaign, we heard Schauer say the phrase 'public education' dozens of times, and he told us in our one-on-one interview that issue is why he's close to becoming the next Governor. "That's why ...

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Public education revolves around social problem - The Macomb Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-18 17:23

Public education revolves around social problem
The Macomb Daily
... collected from business taxes and $400 million given to universities instead of K -12 education, which then equals “$1 billion in cuts”, while the Republican camp states that educational spending actually went up by $660 per student in the same ...

Study: Margin tax will raise health care costs - Las Vegas Sun

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-18 17:12

Study: Margin tax will raise health care costs
Las Vegas Sun
The tax, officially called the Education Initiative, aims to provide a new source of funding for education in Nevada, a state that ranks among the worst K-12 public school systems in the country. Businesses earning more than $1 ... Don Snyder, UNLV's ...

Teacher-Hating Right-Wing Shill Campbell Brown Deserves All The Criticism ... - PoliticusUSA

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-18 09:05

Teacher-Hating Right-Wing Shill Campbell Brown Deserves All The Criticism ...
PoliticusUSA
In his opinion, Brown is the target of the same type of ad hominem attacks that Michelle Rhee received in the subsequent years after her rise to notoriety as the head of StudentsFirst, an education reform group focused on busting unions and pushing ...

Recharge Wrap-up: Free chargers for Canadian ELR buyers, Renovo gets ... - Autoblog (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-18 08:07

Recharge Wrap-up: Free chargers for Canadian ELR buyers, Renovo gets ...
Autoblog (blog)
Chevrolet offers versions of its Express passenger van with B20 biodiesel and E85 capability. Customers can buy the van with the Duramax turbodiesel V8, which is compatible with the 20-percent biodiesel blend. There is also a FlexFuel V8, which can use ...

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Truth Squad rules "fouls" in ads for Snyder and Schauer - Michigan Radio

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-18 07:33

SFGate

Truth Squad rules "fouls" in ads for Snyder and Schauer
Michigan Radio
Snyder cut a billion dollars from education, but gave his own administration officials huge pay raises. One of them actually makes $330,000 a year. And Rick Snyder's administration gave millions in state contracts to his own cousin,” Stanley says in ...
Michigan poll: Snyder up 3 points on Schauer; Peters up 7 over LandMLive.com
Midwestern Governors Struggle to Sell Economic RecoveryNational Journal
Snyder: Some ads against me 'flat-out wrong'WOODTV.com
Black Press USA -Detroit Free Press
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Walter Isaacson on the women of ENIAC - Fortune

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-18 07:21

Walter Isaacson on the women of ENIAC
Fortune
104), into a family that had almost no money and deeply valued education. Her father taught in a one-room schoolhouse, where Jean became the star pitcher .... She and Snyder devised a system to figure out which of the 18,000 vacuum tubes had burned out ...

Phil Power: Cloud of 'dark money' obscures key issues - Livingston Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-18 02:53

Livingston Daily

Phil Power: Cloud of 'dark money' obscures key issues
Livingston Daily
... candidates in Michigan are emphasizing, and said, "based upon the polling data, these are issues NO INDEPENDENT voter cares about: immigration; Common Core education reform; Keystone Pipeline; repealing 'Obamacare'; business tax cuts; recoveries ...
Phil Power: Political high seasonTraverse City Record Eagle

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Analysis: Facing Budget Problems, Christie Plays Tax Amnesty Card - NJ Spotlight

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-18 01:55

Analysis: Facing Budget Problems, Christie Plays Tax Amnesty Card
NJ Spotlight
Legislators from both parties quietly explored the possibility of implementing a fall tax amnesty as a potential one-shot revenue fix when a plunge in income tax revenues last April forced Christie to cut a total of $2.4 billion in planned pension ...

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Phil Power: Political high season - Traverse City Record Eagle

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-09-17 18:48

Phil Power: Political high season
Traverse City Record Eagle
That's not easy, because we've reached political high season - and the weather is getting steadily worse. The nonpartisan Michigan Campaign Finance Network reports that, though Labor Day, the campaigns for governor and U. S. Senate had spent a total of ...

Building Influence - Pacific Northwest Inlander

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-09-17 18:42

Pacific Northwest Inlander

Building Influence
Pacific Northwest Inlander
At a recent city council meeting, even amid a rare moment of agreement between the home builders and the city council, Councilman Jon Snyder took the chance to scold the group from the dais. "What I'd say to the home builders is you are one of ... Its ...

UW-Rock County offers stained glass class - Beloit Daily News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-09-17 17:10

UW-Rock County offers stained glass class
Beloit Daily News
The non-credit, six-session class, taught by Richard Snyder, will meet on Tuesdays through Nov. 11. The course is open to adults through the Office of Continuing Education. Students will learn the basic ... Techniques include using a copper foil ...

Michigan poll: Snyder up 3 points on Schauer; Peters up 7 over Land - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-09-17 12:05

Washington Times

Michigan poll: Snyder up 3 points on Schauer; Peters up 7 over Land
MLive.com
Schauer, running on the promise of an economy “that works for everyone, not just the wealthy,” has criticized Snyder for education funding levels, tax code changes and the state's new right-to-work law. Snyder has stayed positive in his own ... Land ...
Midwestern Governors Struggle to Sell Economic RecoveryNational Journal
Snyder: Some ads against me 'flat-out wrong'WOODTV.com
Detroit Turnout Crucial for DemsBlack Press USA
Detroit Free Press
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Truth Squad: Foul for anti-Snyder ad linking pay raises to schools - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-09-17 11:13

Truth Squad: Foul for anti-Snyder ad linking pay raises to schools
MLive.com
“My name's Kim Stanley. I've been teaching for 25 years. I think education is one of the most important investments we can make. Governor Snyder cut a billion dollars from education, but gave his own administration officials huge pay raises. One of ...

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Wednesday morning links: NCAA attendance leaders, USC's four-year ... - Swish Appeal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-09-17 08:02

Wednesday morning links: NCAA attendance leaders, USC's four-year ...
Swish Appeal
Matthew Snyder of Slam Online wrote an extended feature about Lia Galdeira's role in turning around the Washington State program. It was a great ... But the sad news is that Jackson, who is definitely one of my all-time Pac-10 favorites, had her career ...

Snyder: Some ads against me 'flat-out wrong' - WOODTV.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-09-16 21:49

Snyder: Some ads against me 'flat-out wrong'
WOODTV.com
“The comment that I have not invested in K-12 education for state dollars, that I've cut those dollars, that's just wrong. I've made over a billion-dollar investment with resources over the last three years for K-12. This last year's budget was more ...

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