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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

GOP Governors Trumpet Successes, but Face New Budget Challenges - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-01-22 06:33

Wall Street Journal (blog)

GOP Governors Trumpet Successes, but Face New Budget Challenges
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Fond of his “one-tough-nerd” label, Mr. Snyder laid out a range of ideas that cut across conservative orthodoxy. He urged voters ... Mr. Walker's breezy State of the State speech hit on proposed innovations in job training and heightened educational ...

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Snyder plans shakeup to help poor, urges tax hike for roads; Glenn, Brunner ... - Midland Daily News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-01-22 00:21

MSU State News

Snyder plans shakeup to help poor, urges tax hike for roads; Glenn, Brunner ...
Midland Daily News
... and women choose for themselves,” Glenn said. Snyder also outlined new education initiatives to ensure more students enjoy access to opportunity without needing government aid in the first place. ... Snyder made government restructuring the key ...
In first address of second term, Snyder focuses on governmentMSU State News
A road map for education in MichiganDetroit Free Press
Snyder plans shakeup to help poor, urges tax hike for roadsCadillac News (subscription)
The Tribune
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Are more higher education funding cuts on the horizon? - MSU State News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-01-21 21:44

MSU State News

Are more higher education funding cuts on the horizon?
MSU State News
Though there has been a lot of information in the past few days about possible budget cuts, Snyder didn't go into details in his fifth State of the State address. “(The budget) is going to require special work,” Snyder said. “We are not going to be ...
Snyder promotes trades training after State of the StateBellingham Herald
Gov. pushes for skilled tradesLivingston Daily

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CASMAN Academy honors board of education - Manisteenews

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-01-21 20:21

Manisteenews

CASMAN Academy honors board of education
Manisteenews
MANISTEE — Serving on a board of education can at times be a difficult task. None of the board of education members in Manistee County receive compensation for their service, so that is the reason every January school districts honor them during ...

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Local education officials welcome governor's third grade reading initiatives - Holland Sentinel

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-01-21 19:18

MiamiHerald.com

Local education officials welcome governor's third grade reading initiatives
Holland Sentinel
Snyder cited the statistic that third grade reading proficiency has improved by 10 percent over the past five years to 70 percent proficient — a metric Snyder said “doesn't cut it.” “I was very pleased with the tone of the message that education is a ...
Snyder promotes trades training after State of the StatePetoskey News-Review

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Snyder Plans Shakeup To Help Poor, Urges Tax Hike For Roads - CBS Local

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-01-21 18:09

WZZM

Snyder Plans Shakeup To Help Poor, Urges Tax Hike For Roads
CBS Local
LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Gov. Rick Snyder announced plans Tuesday to “dramatically” restructure state government to help the poor enter society's mainstream, also calling in his fifth State of the State speech for passage of a sales tax hike on the May ...
Snyder: Time for all to swim in 'river of opportunity'WZZM
Snyder plans shakeup to help poor, urges tax hike for roads; Glenn, Brunner ...Midland Daily News
In first address of second term, Snyder focuses on governmentMSU State News
Detroit Free Press
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Hail to the States - City Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-01-21 18:08

City Journal

Hail to the States
City Journal
Michigan governor Rick Snyder eliminated the state's ineffective Michigan Business Tax and replaced it with a flat corporate tax. ... As one executive told the magazine, “The education and quality of eligible employees is excellent right now ...
Michigan Congressional Members React to State of the Union9&10 News
Obama outlines aggressive agenda despite GOP control of CongressIndianapolis Star

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