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Editorial: Gov. Rick Snyder talks sense in State of State - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2014-01-17 00:11

Editorial: Gov. Rick Snyder talks sense in State of State
Detroit Free Press
We were particularly heartened to hear that Snyder is in no rush to cut taxes. The state expects a $1.3-billion surplus over the next three years, and leaders in the state House have championed tax relief for Michiganders. It's a worthy idea when one ...

Bay City area lawmakers react to Gov. Rick Snyder's State of the State address - The Bay City Times - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 23:04

Bay City area lawmakers react to Gov. Rick Snyder's State of the State address
The Bay City Times - MLive.com
Lawmakers from the Bay Area were present for the speech and gave mixed reactions to Snyder's message for the future of the state, ranging from ire at the governor's perceived underfunded education plans to approval of his treatment of Michigan's nearly ...

State of Snyder: Governor confident at State of the State, opponents remain ... - Central Michigan Life

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 22:44

Central Michigan Life

State of Snyder: Governor confident at State of the State, opponents remain ...
Central Michigan Life
“We're going to make it a no-wait state for early childhood education in the state of Michigan,” Snyder said. While failing to go into specifics, Snyder proposed a tax cut for Michiganders, pointing to the state's $971 million budget surplus as the reason.

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Snyder touts comeback, but vague on details for future plans - The Macomb Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 22:38

Snyder touts comeback, but vague on details for future plans
The Macomb Daily
Snyder also challenged critics who said he has cut $1 billion from the state's K-12 education budget. But he immediately received blowback from educators and pro-education lawmakers who said he is mixing money for teachers' pensions with funding that ...

Democrats have to-do list for Snyder - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 22:37

Democrats have to-do list for Snyder
The Detroit News
While Snyder defended his education record by arguing he has increased per-pupil aid $660 in three years and given money to help with school pension funds, Democratic lawmakers said he has distorted his record. “He claimed the state has put $660 per ...

Critics dispute Snyder's State of the State claims on K-12 education funding - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 22:30

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Critics dispute Snyder's State of the State claims on K-12 education funding
Detroit Free Press
John Austin, president of the State Board of Education, said Snyder isn't taking into account that the state's School Aid Fund, which used to solely fund K-12 education, has in recent years been used to fund higher education. This school year, $65 ...
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Snyder touts 'comeback state' in State of the State - WOOD-TV

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 22:06

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Snyder touts 'comeback state' in State of the State
WOOD-TV
(2/2)Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder delivers his State of the State address to a joint session of the House and Senate, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014. Previous; Next ... Snyder then moved on to talk about education, saying that an investment in early education ...

Snyder talks immigration, preschool plan in speech - WXYZ

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 22:03

WXYZ

Snyder talks immigration, preschool plan in speech
WXYZ
"We're going to make it a no-wait state for early childhood education." Snyder also will soon issue an executive ... While he briefly mentioned resolving Detroit's bankruptcy in 2014, Snyder stopped short of calling for state aid to soften cuts to ...

Snyder talks immigration, preschool plan in speech - Merced Sun-Star

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 21:45

Snyder talks immigration, preschool plan in speech
Merced Sun-Star
"We're going to make it a no-wait state for early childhood education." Snyder also will soon issue an executive ... While he briefly mentioned resolving Detroit's bankruptcy in 2014, Snyder stopped short of calling for state aid to soften cuts to ...

Responses to Gov. Snyder's State of the State Address - WWMT-TV

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 21:12

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Responses to Gov. Snyder's State of the State Address
WWMT-TV
"Tonight, Governor Rick Snyder disappointed every person across Michigan who values public education. Unfortunately for Michigan schools, his rhetoric doesn't pay the bills. He failed to address how he was going to reverse the devastating funding cuts ...

State of the State: Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder looks to boost immigration ... - The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 21:09

State of the State: Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder looks to boost immigration ...
The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com
Snyder waited until the end of his speech to address a projected $971 million revenue windfall, which has Lansing buzzing with talk of potential tax cuts, rebates and credits. He did not offer specifics though, only asking lawmakers to think about ...

Reaction to Gov. Snyder's State of State address - San Antonio Express

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 20:51

Reaction to Gov. Snyder's State of State address
San Antonio Express
Rick Snyder and the Michigan Legislature should do to rebuild education in Michigan is restore the cuts they made to classrooms when they took billions of dollars away from students to give tax cuts to big corporations." — Nancy Knight, Michigan ...

Snyder calls for tax relief, more education aid - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 20:50

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Snyder calls for tax relief, more education aid
The Detroit News
The Republican governor did not endorse a specific plan for cutting taxes, but a memo distributed by his office before the speech said he wants to ease the tax “burden on low- and middle-income families.” Snyder has previously been cool to election ...
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Snyder calls for tax relief, more education aid - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 20:45

Snyder calls for tax relief, more education aid
The Detroit News
Rick Snyder called Thursday for tax relief for “hard-working folk” and defended his record on education funding in the last State of the State address he'll give before facing voters this fall. The Republican governor did not endorse a specific plan ...

Reactions to Gov. Snyder's State of the State Address - Fox17

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 20:41

Reactions to Gov. Snyder's State of the State Address
Fox17
“If Snyder truly believes that education is a priority, then he would find a way to undo his debilitating funding cuts to schools that were used to pay for a tax giveaway to big businesses and he would use the budget surplus to properly fund every ...

Reactions to Gov. Rick Snyder's State of the State address - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 20:35

Reactions to Gov. Rick Snyder's State of the State address
MLive.com
Rick Snyder and the Michigan Legislature should do to rebuild education in Michigan is restore the cuts they made to classrooms when they took billions of dollars away from students to give tax cuts to big corporations. Teachers and school support ...

Snyder: 'We've become the comeback state, but our work is not done' - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 20:30

Snyder: 'We've become the comeback state, but our work is not done'
Detroit Free Press
Snyder sought to counter claims that he has cut $1 billion from K-12 education, saying per-pupil spending has increased by $660 since 2010. But even before he finished speaking, school superintendents and others in education issued news releases saying ...

Snyder: 'We've become the comeback state, but our work is not done' - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 20:30

Snyder: 'We've become the comeback state, but our work is not done'
Detroit Free Press
Snyder sought to counter claims that he has cut $1 billion from K-12 education, saying per-pupil spending has increased by $660 since 2010. But even before he finished speaking, school superintendents and others in education issued news releases saying ...

Snyder: Let's find ways to create jobs, promote immigration, schools, environment - WZZM

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 20:29

Snyder: Let's find ways to create jobs, promote immigration, schools, environment
WZZM
Snyder sought to counter claims that he has cut $1 billion from K-12 education, saying per-pupil spending has increased by $660 since 2010. But even before he finished speaking, school superintendents and others in education issued news releases saying ...

Snyder to talk immigration, investment in speech - Sacramento Bee

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-01-16 19:34

Snyder to talk immigration, investment in speech
Sacramento Bee
"We ... made the largest investment in early childhood education in 2013, both in percent and dollar amount of any place in the United States," Snyder told The Associated Press in an interview shortly before the address. "We're ... While Snyder planned ...

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