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Illinois is labor's next big battleground - MSNBC

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-09-14 12:39

Illinois is labor's next big battleground
MSNBC
Rick Snyder successfully passed “right-to-work” legislation that weakened unions by making it illegal for them to automatically charge fees to the workers they represent. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, another Republican, famously presided over ... Labor ...

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Spokane utilities director Romero innovative, transformational - The Spokesman Review

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-09-14 03:02

Spokane utilities director Romero innovative, transformational
The Spokesman Review
There are private competitors for the education itself,” Romero said. “I run a utility operation. Nobody else can come in and sell water service. Still, what we were doing (at the city) was .... Grant Pfeifer, director of the state Department of ...

Race for Michigan governor could go down to the wire - Lansing State Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-09-13 22:49

Race for Michigan governor could go down to the wire
Lansing State Journal
He says Snyder's government works mostly for the wealthy, and that the governor pushed through a $1.8-billion business tax cut at the expense of education while hiking taxes on seniors and reducing or eliminating tax credits for lower- and middle-class ...

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NFL commissioner Roger Goodell under fire for handling of Ray Rice situation - Boston Globe

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-09-13 18:38

Boston Globe

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell under fire for handling of Ray Rice situation
Boston Globe
The Ravens, who very publicly supported him throughout the situation, reversed course Tuesday and cut him. Many of Goodell's detractors wonder what took him and the ... Giants owner John Mara said Goodell has done everything properly, and Washington ...

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Washington NFL team's name only preserves Native American stereotypes - Washington Post

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2014-09-12 20:00

Washington NFL team's name only preserves Native American stereotypes
Washington Post
Through my mother, I am a member of the Coquille Tribe, which is indigenous to southwestern Oregon. Through the sport of football, I am a former National Football League player and alumnus of the Washington Redskins. Back in 1970, I was proud to be a ...

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Lawyer: Adrian Peterson regrets the “unintentional” injury to his son - NBCSports.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2014-09-12 19:09

NBCSports.com

Lawyer: Adrian Peterson regrets the “unintentional” injury to his son
NBCSports.com
Seeing the number of cuts, bruises, lacerations, and open wounds cited in the indictment, it's nigh on impossible to believe these injuries on a defenseless 4-year-old child were “unintentional.” Such brutal discipline on a pre-school child must come ...

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Gov. Rick Sndyer attends Flint fundraiser as hundreds protest outside - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2014-09-12 18:44

Gov. Rick Sndyer attends Flint fundraiser as hundreds protest outside
MLive.com
David Roof waved a U.S. flag and said he was protesting the governor's education cuts. "Rick Snyder's lying about the funding," said Roof, 41. Flint resident Dale Nowak, 60, said he's fed up with the pension tax. "I'm a senior and a retiree, I'm paying ...

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Alison Neustrom: a beautiful soul - The INDsider

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2014-09-12 17:29

Alison Neustrom: a beautiful soul
The INDsider
4, Jeff set up a gofundme page to raise money for Ceci's college education, no doubt warming Alison's heart. ... The Woodlands, TX, David and Mercedes O'Keefe Huval, Lafayette, LA, Joseph S. O'Keefe and Stephanie, Chevy Chase, MD, and Virginia O'Keefe ...

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Voters deserve debates in key state races - The Macomb Daily

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

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Voters deserve debates in key state races
The Macomb Daily
According to media reports, most of the blame rests with Land and Snyder. It's not uncommon for incumbents to avoid multiple debates, preferring to rely on name recognition and performance in office. It's rare for no debates at all with an open U.S ...
Poll: Michigan governor race a tossupUSA TODAY

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CSI ribbon cutting held - Hudson Post Gazette

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2014-09-12 10:45

CSI ribbon cutting held
Hudson Post Gazette
It also provides pre-engineering education and training for people intending to advance their education in those areas. The Center is funded through a broad variety of sources, including student tuition, donations ... After remarks by Dr. Osborne ...

Expats Left Frustrated as Banks Cut Services Abroad - Wall Street Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2014-09-12 09:03

Wall Street Journal

Expats Left Frustrated as Banks Cut Services Abroad
Wall Street Journal
Americans living abroad are being cut off by banks and brokerages as financial institutions seek to steer clear of a U.S. crackdown on money laundering and tax evasion. The traditional challenges of expatriate life—adapting to a new culture ...

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READ IN: Surrounded By Sharks Edition - Washington Post (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2014-09-12 08:16

READ IN: Surrounded By Sharks Edition
Washington Post (blog)
The epidemic highlights shortfalls with the world's response to deadly pathogens, and the World Health Organization both underestimated the spread of the disease and is too torn by budget cuts itself to be able to mount a major response. (Washington ...

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Cat falls 17 stories and is relatively unscathed, owner says - Yahoo News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-11 17:52

Cat falls 17 stories and is relatively unscathed, owner says
Yahoo News
No broken bones, no scrapes, just a small cut on her mouth." Of course Cleo isn't the first feline to survive a massive fall. Just last month, a cat named Gizmo fell 12 stories from a Manhattan penthouse terrace, but came away with a few scratches and ...

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Eli Redmond adds a different dimension to the Moravian College football team - The Express-Times - lehighvalleylive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-11 17:28

Eli Redmond adds a different dimension to the Moravian College football team
The Express-Times - lehighvalleylive.com
"I chose the wrong cut," Redmond said. "If I'd have taken a different path I would have scored." "He cut in ... "The coaches drew it up perfectly," Redmond said. "Ed Delia (RB from North Hunterdon) made a great block to spring me loose and Jalen Snyder ...

New poll: Michigan governor's race a toss-up - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-11 14:35

New poll: Michigan governor's race a toss-up
Detroit Free Press
Schauer, a former state legislator and U.S. congressman, argues that Snyder's reforms have not benefited middle-class residents. He says he will deliver a middle-class tax cut and increase spending on education. Just over half of poll respondents, or ...

Poll: Michigan governor race a tossup - USA TODAY

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-11 14:01

USA TODAY

Poll: Michigan governor race a tossup
USA TODAY
Schauer, a former state legislator and U.S. congressman, argues that Snyder's reforms have not benefited middle-class residents. He says he will deliver a middle-class tax cut and increase spending on education. Just over half of poll respondents, or ...

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Truth Squad: Warning for Snyder 'Numbers' ad - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-11 10:10

Truth Squad: Warning for Snyder 'Numbers' ad
MLive.com
Schauer spokesman Zack Pohl added that Snyder's business tax cut “only made the deficit larger.” Under Snyder, overall spending on K-12 education fell from $13.1 billion in 2010-2011 to $12.2 billion in fiscal 2011-2012. That $930 million drop was ...

Truth Squad: Flagrant foul to teachers group for video bashing Snyder - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-11 08:07

Truth Squad: Flagrant foul to teachers group for video bashing Snyder
MLive.com
Snyder and Republicans in Lansing have forced cuts to music education, cuts to athletics, cuts to the arts. The Republican cuts have shut down swim programs, pushing local school districts underwater while Gov. Snyder has made sure CEOs are swimming ...

READ IN: Broad Coalition Edition - Washington Post (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-09-11 08:04

READ IN: Broad Coalition Edition
Washington Post (blog)
Voters think Foley would handle every issue except gun policy and education better than Malloy. (Quinnipiac). -- Missouri: Republican lawmakers on Wednesday ended a Democratic filibuster to pass a measure requiring women ... Washington: Bill Gates ...

Fact check: Snyder's latest ad scores 50% for accuracy - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-09-10 17:12

Fact check: Snyder's latest ad scores 50% for accuracy
Detroit Free Press
Related: Fact check: Pro-Schauer ad mostly factual, except on education cuts. Claim: “Spending was out of control.” Reality: False. The lengthy recession forced the state to cut spending during the administration of former Gov. Jennifer Granholm, and ...

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