Feed aggregator

Jack Lessenberry: Snyder on road to moderation? - Traverse City Record Eagle

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-01-24 13:26

Jack Lessenberry: Snyder on road to moderation?
Traverse City Record Eagle
He supported taxing pensions and slashed education spending to give businesses huge tax cuts. Most dismaying of all, he reversed course and helped ram through a right-to-work law. All this clearly lost him many votes. Two months ago, he barely managed ...

Nevada governor seeks to expand autism care program - Macon Telegraph (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-01-24 12:13

Nevada governor seeks to expand autism care program
Macon Telegraph (blog)
CARSON CITY, Nev. — Plans seeking more money for education and wholesale changes to the tax code are certain to spark debate in Nevada this session, but they weren't the only dramatic shifts Gov. Brian Sandoval called for in his State of the State ...

and more »

Nevada governor seeks to expand autism care program - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-01-24 10:32

Nevada governor seeks to expand autism care program
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
Education and tax code changes weren't the only dramatic shifts Gov. Brian Sandoval called for in his State of the State address. He also announced a proposal to pump tens of millions into a program that lawmakers recently considered cutting altogether ...

and more »

Nevada governor seeks to expand autism care program - Chron.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-01-24 10:15

Nevada governor seeks to expand autism care program
Chron.com
(AP) — Education and tax code changes weren't the only dramatic shifts Gov. Brian Sandoval called for in his State of the State address. He also announced a proposal to pump tens of millions into a program that lawmakers recently considered cutting ...

and more »

What Delaware progressives must do to win in 2016 - The News Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-01-24 03:49

The News Journal

What Delaware progressives must do to win in 2016
The News Journal
The point of electing Democrats, in my view, is so they can fight for working and middle-class people (the 99 percent) and move us toward a more caring society, in which everyone has access to adequate food, housing, medical care, and a reliable safety ...

Detroit school deficit affects reform effort - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-01-24 00:15

The Detroit News

Detroit school deficit affects reform effort
The Detroit News
"It does not appear from my impression that the district can cut its way out of this challenge, that we're going to have to really look toward creative solutions," said Tonya Allen, president of the Detroit-based Skillman Foundation. Allen is one of ...

and more »

Church painting project supports school and community - LancasterOnline

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-01-23 14:05

LancasterOnline

Church painting project supports school and community
LancasterOnline
LCCTC project manager Tom Snyder said his No. 1 priority is to determine if the project will benefit the students. “Our mission,” he said, “is to give these kids the best education we can to give them the skills to get a job or go on (to a trade school ...

Activism in the Capital Region - Albany Times Union

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-01-23 12:14

Albany Times Union

Activism in the Capital Region
Albany Times Union
George Pataki's severe budget cuts, rallying people in her school and all over the state. "I started a movement out of my dorm room, on the .... They decided to form the group, and O'Brien volunteered to start a website and a listserv and a blog, all ...

Tully: It might be good, Mr. President, but it's not free - Indianapolis Star

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-01-23 09:40

Indianapolis Star

Tully: It might be good, Mr. President, but it's not free
Indianapolis Star
​In principle, President Obama has a good idea: Guide more young people into higher education by making sure everyone can afford to attend community colleges such as Ivy Tech. The spirit behind the idea is commendable. So is the goal. ... And I agree ...

The long, sad saga of National Children's Museum: Latest chapter, back to DC - Washington Post

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-01-23 06:00

The long, sad saga of National Children's Museum: Latest chapter, back to DC
Washington Post
The vote by the board was unanimous: Cut the losses and leave. Even before the museum closed Jan. 4, site proposals were being ... This spring, lawyer and former board member Jane Cafritz plans to launch a mobile educational lab to serve schools ...

State budget deficit could impact higher education - The Michigan Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-01-23 01:14

State budget deficit could impact higher education
The Michigan Daily
In 2011, the Snyder administration cut higher education funding by 15 percent. After the initial cut in higher education funding, the Snyder administration has increased higher education funding by 3.1 percent in 2012, 2.2 percent in 2013 and 6.1 ...

and more »

State budget deficit could impact higher education - The Michigan Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-01-23 01:14

State budget deficit could impact higher education
The Michigan Daily
In 2011, the Snyder administration cut higher education funding by 15 percent. After the initial cut in higher education funding, the Snyder administration has increased higher education funding by 3.1 percent in 2012, 2.2 percent in 2013 and 6.1 ...

and more »

State budget deficit could impact higher education - The Michigan Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-01-23 01:14

State budget deficit could impact higher education
The Michigan Daily
In 2011, the Snyder administration cut higher education funding by 15 percent. After the initial cut in higher education funding, the Snyder administration has increased higher education funding by 3.1 percent in 2012, 2.2 percent in 2013 and 6.1 ...

New EM: Detroit Public Schools staff layoffs possible - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-01-23 00:30

New EM: Detroit Public Schools staff layoffs possible
The Detroit News
Kenneth Wong, chairman of the education department at Brown University, said that with this appointment Snyder is directing his primary focus on fixing the district's finances. "Earley has demonstrated his ability to deal with the budgetary crisis in ...

and more »

Snyder ready to stand up to GOP - Toledo Blade

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-01-23 00:05

Snyder ready to stand up to GOP
Toledo Blade
He supported taxing pensions, and slashed education spending to give businesses huge tax cuts. Most dismaying of all, he reversed course and helped ram through a right-to-work law. All this lost him many votes. Two months ago, he barely managed to get ...

and more »

State details possible solutions for $162 million shortfall - Washington Times

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-01-22 14:48

State details possible solutions for $162 million shortfall
Washington Times
The plan, which needs approval by the Legislature, would move around $108 million in reserve funds, add two days of unpaid leave for certain state workers, and cut higher education salaries. Legislators weren't exactly pleased with the news. “It feels ...

and more »

The Rise Of The Do-It-Yourself Directors: Tanner Beard - moviepilot.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-01-22 14:38

moviepilot.com

The Rise Of The Do-It-Yourself Directors: Tanner Beard
moviepilot.com
It was fellow Snyder native Barry Tubb that introduced Beard to his first film set on Tubb's own Writer/Director effort Grand Champion (2002), which starred a young Emma Roberts - who of course is the daughter of actor Eric Roberts, and the niece of ...

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder's 2015 State of the State Speech (Text and Video) - Governing

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-01-22 11:50

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder's 2015 State of the State Speech (Text and Video)
Governing
Let me talk about education. We should be absolutely proud, we have been a leader in the nation with early childhood and pre-school education. The last two years we made major budget commitments; $65 million a year for a total of $130 million in an ...

Gov. Rick Snyder (Photo: Dale G. Young / The Detroit News) - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-01-22 10:35

The Detroit News

Gov. Rick Snyder (Photo: Dale G. Young / The Detroit News)
The Detroit News
That's an industrial double-edged sword that cuts in the state's favor so long as economic conditions and domestic demand move in the right direction. ... Its workforce is not as flexible as the Carolinas, nor nearly as well-educated as that in ...

Bloody, Bloody Beekman Place: Where the Wealthy Wind Up Dead - Daily Beast

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-01-22 09:21

Daily Beast

Bloody, Bloody Beekman Place: Where the Wealthy Wind Up Dead
Daily Beast
What made the story catnip to the tabloids was not only the irresistibly lurid ingredients of the apparently parricidal crime—unstable golden boy allegedly shoots his multimillionaire dad over a $200 cut in his monthly allowance—but its setting: what ...

Pages