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Freshman representative Todd Courser hits Lansing like a cannonball - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-04-28 11:09

MLive.com

Freshman representative Todd Courser hits Lansing like a cannonball
MLive.com
Rick Snyder's vision for "ever growing government," attacking the governor's support for Proposal 1 to fix the state's roads, and the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, which Courser calls "the bar at which corporations feed their never ending ...

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Todd Courser hits Lansing like a cannonball - Bridge Michigan

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-04-28 06:23

Bridge Michigan

Todd Courser hits Lansing like a cannonball
Bridge Michigan
Rick Snyder's vision for “ever growing government,” attacking the governor's support for Proposal 1 to fix the state's roads, and the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, which Courser calls “the bar at which corporations feed their never ending ...

Who wants to be a teacher? Prep numbers on the decline - Lansing State Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-04-27 15:50

Lansing State Journal

Who wants to be a teacher? Prep numbers on the decline
Lansing State Journal
The decline is due largely to less job security as state and local education budgets shrink, teacher layoffs, cuts in salaries and benefits and weakened bargaining rights in some states. For some, the profession has become less attractive because of ...
Who wants to teach? Prep program numbers decliningDetroit Free Press

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If the White Brothers can do it, so can you - Bakken.com (press release)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-04-27 12:33

Bakken.com (press release)

If the White Brothers can do it, so can you
Bakken.com (press release)
If the White Brothers can do it, so can you. Jeffrey Lee Snyder, P.S. and Timothy T. White, P.E. posing in front of a site the White Brother Consulting, LLC worked on. Photo provided by W.B. ... Luckily, there is still a need for skilled employees ...

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How Michigan lawmakers responded to Associated Press survey on Proposal 1 - WXYZ

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-04-27 12:33

WXYZ

How Michigan lawmakers responded to Associated Press survey on Proposal 1
WXYZ
3) If Proposal 1 does fail, the legislature must act swiftly to enact measures that would raise the required $1.2 in revenue without taking it from other critical priorities, such as education and public safety. Gretchen Driskell, D-Saline: No response ...
How lawmakers replied (or not ) to survey on Proposal 1Grand Haven Tribune
Judy Putnam: Proposal 1's strange bedfellowsLansing State Journal
State residents to vote on roads proposalThe Michigan Daily

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Illinois Gov. Rauner Projects His Hypocritical Conflict of Interest on ... - PoliticusUSA

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-04-27 12:07

PoliticusUSA

Illinois Gov. Rauner Projects His Hypocritical Conflict of Interest on ...
PoliticusUSA
Rauner believes taxpayer money belongs to him and his rich friends, so he is on a crusade to transfer pension funds to the wealthy elite to cover their, and his, outrageous tax cuts. In fact ... Instead of continuing a temporary 1.25% income tax ...

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Final week: Budget impasse, other issues remain on lawmakers' plate - SaintPetersBlog (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-04-27 06:47

SaintPetersBlog (blog)

Final week: Budget impasse, other issues remain on lawmakers' plate
SaintPetersBlog (blog)
With a week left in its planned 60-day session, a Republican civil war over health care has stalled the Florida Legislature on its single most important job, completing a balanced state budget. The budget, tax cuts and education spending are mired in a ...

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How lawmakers replied (or not ) to survey on Proposal 1 - Grand Haven Tribune

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-04-26 18:25

Grand Haven Tribune

How lawmakers replied (or not ) to survey on Proposal 1
Grand Haven Tribune
3) If Proposal 1 fails, the legislature will need to return to the drawing board and create a plan that fixes our roads WITHOUT cutting critical funding for our schools and communities. So far, no alternative plans have been put forward that meet that ...
Judy Putnam: Proposal 1's strange bedfellowsLansing State Journal
State residents to vote on roads proposalThe Michigan Daily

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Is starting college during high school Michigan's ticket to success? - Nwmichigan

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-04-26 15:19

Nwmichigan

Is starting college during high school Michigan's ticket to success?
Nwmichigan
Imagine a future where every Michigan student not only went to college, but started that collegiate career before they even left high school. For some students, it's already happening, and it could have big implications for education in our state ...

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THE REGULARS: America needs more leaders who focus on the common good - Sioux City Journal (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-04-26 10:03

Sioux City Journal (blog)

THE REGULARS: America needs more leaders who focus on the common good
Sioux City Journal (blog)
This new class of political heavyweights is cut from the same cloth. Being a Democrat or Republican makes no ... If you want to see how the real pros do it, look no further than the state of Michigan where my former Gateway boss, Rick Snyder, has ...

Judy Putnam: Proposal 1's strange bedfellows - Lansing State Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-04-26 08:15

Lansing State Journal

Judy Putnam: Proposal 1's strange bedfellows
Lansing State Journal
HASLETT – Doug Pratt works for the Michigan Education Association. He's a Democrat. Rob Fowler heads the Small Business ... And a big plus for those who care about struggling working families is the restoration of the Earned Income Tax Credit, which ...
State residents to vote on roads proposalThe Michigan Daily

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Declining enrollment a statewide hurdle - Port Huron Times Herald

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-04-26 07:34

Port Huron Times Herald

Declining enrollment a statewide hurdle
Port Huron Times Herald
Michigan has seen overall declining enrollments from a high of 1,714,867 students in 2003 to a current 1,523,300 – a decline of 11 percent over 10 years, according to a November memo from the Michigan Board of Education. "With funding flowing largely ...

Ann Arbor schools anticipates 100 more students, new hires in 2015-2016 - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-04-26 05:41

MLive.com

Ann Arbor schools anticipates 100 more students, new hires in 2015-2016
MLive.com
As the Michigan Legislature debates education spending for next year, Ann Arbor Public Schools has three potential budgets prepared based on the outcome of the arguments. But regardless of the outcome, the district is in good financial shape, school ...

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How lawmakers replied _ or not _ to survey on Proposal 1 - The Elkhart Truth

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-04-26 00:12

Miami Herald

How lawmakers replied _ or not _ to survey on Proposal 1
The Elkhart Truth
3) If Proposal 1 fails, the legislature will need to return to the drawing board and create a plan that fixes our roads WITHOUT cutting critical funding for our schools and communities. So far, no alternative plans have been put forward that meet that ...
State residents to vote on roads proposalThe Michigan Daily

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Who wants to teach? Prep program numbers declining - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-04-25 23:38

Detroit Free Press

Who wants to teach? Prep program numbers declining
Detroit Free Press
The decline is due largely to less job security as state and local education budgets shrink, teacher layoffs, cuts in salaries and benefits and weakened bargaining rights in some states. For some, the profession has become less attractive because of ...

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Governor will ask lawmakers to finance Detroit school fix, but it's not clear ... - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-04-25 23:27

The Detroit News

Governor will ask lawmakers to finance Detroit school fix, but it's not clear ...
The Detroit News
Rick Snyder has his work cut out for him. While he's delayed releasing his vision ... But the governor also envisions another layer: the Detroit Education Commission, which would also be appointed by Duggan and Snyder. That commission would oversee all ...

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Fairless Board of Education Tuesday meeting - Times Reporter

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-04-25 23:05

Fairless Board of Education Tuesday meeting
Times Reporter
Snyder, who had the reflections portion of the meeting, hopes voters see the need for passage of the 8.9-mill operating levy on the May 5 ballot. “I hope voters see all the cuts we have made,” said Snyder. “I moved back to the district so my children ...

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Fairless Board of Education Tuesday meeting - New Philadelphia Times Reporter

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-04-25 22:50

Fairless Board of Education Tuesday meeting
New Philadelphia Times Reporter
Snyder, who had the reflections portion of the meeting, hopes voters see the need for passage of the 8.9-mill operating levy on the May 5 ballot. “I hope voters see all the cuts we have made,” said Snyder. “I moved back to the district so my children ...

John Boehner Says We Finally Have a Senate That is Actually Working - PoliticusUSA

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-04-25 08:01

PoliticusUSA

John Boehner Says We Finally Have a Senate That is Actually Working
PoliticusUSA
The fact that the Senate is actually working is helping us. It's fostered bipartisan, bicameral discussions on cybersecurity, on trade, on the collecting of foreign intelligence, elementary and secondary education reform. There's a whole host ... To ...

Lt. Gov. Brian Calley, MCC student to speak at commencement - The Morning Sun

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-04-24 10:40

Lt. Gov. Brian Calley, MCC student to speak at commencement
The Morning Sun
I had three kids to take care of at the time and knew a minimum wage job wasn't going to cut it. Around the same time, I found an article from high school where I talked about the future and pursuing a career in the medical field. Even though it felt ...

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