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Jase Bolger: Why Michigan's surplus should go to tax cut - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-01-12 00:12

Jase Bolger: Why Michigan's surplus should go to tax cut
Detroit Free Press
I noted that the Free Press mentions that legislative leaders list early childhood education and roads as priorities for 2014, but then lectures that the Legislature must get on board with early childhood education and roads. It reminded me of lectures ...
Rep. Jase Bolger: Moving in right directionBattle Creek Enquirer

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Ohio's right-to-work sideshow can't become main event - Toledo Blade

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-01-12 00:06

Toledo Blade

Ohio's right-to-work sideshow can't become main event
Toledo Blade
Not coincidentally, right-to-work states have lower rates of health-insurance coverage and employer-sponsored pensions, higher rates of poverty and infant mortality, and lower spending per student on basic education, with worse scores on reading and ...

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Mayor Heartwell's State of the City Speech - WZZM

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 22:27

WZZM

Mayor Heartwell's State of the City Speech
WZZM
They will work to educate and inform their peers, registering those who are 18 or older and stressing the importance of voting to all. Please welcome the Mayor's Youth Council members as they stand. I also want to welcome the Safety Ambassadors who are ...

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State has nearly $1B more than expected for budget - HollandSentinel.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 19:32

State has nearly $1B more than expected for budget
HollandSentinel.com
LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder's budget director said Friday that a tax cut or rebate is "inevitable" given Michigan's now-confirmed budget surplus of nearly $1 billion, but cautioned that other priorities such as education and public safety also deserve ...
Budget Chief: Expect Some Type Of Tax RollbackWKAR
Michigan's stronger revenue prompts tug of war for moneyReuters

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Five things to know about Mich. Legislature in 2014 - Fox 28

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 19:14

Five things to know about Mich. Legislature in 2014
Fox 28
Rick Snyder's annual State of the State speech. Budget work will dominate ... Lawmakers also are talking up an election-year tax cut, perhaps in the state income tax. Legislators could put off less ... One area getting attention is education ...

State has nearly $1B more than expected for budget - HollandSentinel.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 18:50

State has nearly $1B more than expected for budget
HollandSentinel.com
LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder's budget director said Friday that a tax cut or rebate is "inevitable" given Michigan's now-confirmed budget surplus of nearly $1 billion, but cautioned that other priorities such as education and public safety also deserve ...
State expects almost $1 billion in extra tax revenueBattle Creek Enquirer

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Macomb legislators have a lot of ideas for budget surplus - The Macomb Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 18:39

Macomb legislators have a lot of ideas for budget surplus
The Macomb Daily
As the Legislature wrestles with a $971 million budget surplus, lawmakers in the Macomb delegation have a long list of ideas on dispersing the money: tax cuts, tax breaks, roads, K-12 education, aid to the cities, or save it in the state's “rainy day ...

A National Strategy Funds State Political Monopolies - New York Times

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 17:38

A National Strategy Funds State Political Monopolies
New York Times
That is roughly as much as the group spent on independent advertisements to help elect the Republican candidate for governor, Rick Snyder, on top of the money transferred directly for the Michigan party. Rich Robinson, the head of the Michigan ... The ...

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A National Strategy Funds State Political Monopolies - New York Times

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 17:38

A National Strategy Funds State Political Monopolies
New York Times
That is roughly as much as the group spent on independent advertisements to help elect the Republican candidate for governor, Rick Snyder, on top of the money transferred directly for the Michigan party. Rich Robinson, the head of the Michigan ... The ...

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New titles are a good excuse to stay inside - Staunton News Leader

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 16:14

New titles are a good excuse to stay inside
Staunton News Leader
Staunton resident George Snedeker, writing under the pen name David Lansky, has authored a satirical novel, “The Cutting Edge.” Drawing on his years of experience as a sociology professor at a university in New York, Snedeker offers readers a glimpse ...

New titles are a good excuse to stay inside - Staunton News Leader

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 16:06

New titles are a good excuse to stay inside
Staunton News Leader
Staunton resident George Snedeker, writing under the pen name David Lansky, has authored a satirical novel, “The Cutting Edge.” Drawing on his years of experience as a sociology professor at a university in New York, Snedeker offers readers a glimpse ...

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Activist Wants Public To Pay For Defense In School Theft Case - CBS Local

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 11:34

Activist Wants Public To Pay For Defense In School Theft Case
CBS Local
He's accused of using companies to submit false invoices and then taking a cut of the cash while on the school board. Doug Mullkoff, who has ... The other involved the submission of false invoices in excess of $49,000 for services and expenditures ...

Nearly $1B in extra tax revenue expected in Michigan, some tax cut called ... - Port Huron Times Herald

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 10:56

Nearly $1B in extra tax revenue expected in Michigan, some tax cut called ...
Port Huron Times Herald
He called for strategic investment that will benefit all state residents. Snyder's Democratic challenger, Mark Schauer, said: “This surplus is directly attributable to Gov. Snyder's deep cuts to education, and higher taxes on seniors, middle class ...

Nearly $1B in extra tax revenue expected in Michigan, some tax cut called ... - Port Huron Times Herald

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 10:56

Nearly $1B in extra tax revenue expected in Michigan, some tax cut called ...
Port Huron Times Herald
Snyder's deep cuts to education, and higher taxes on seniors, middle class families and the working poor.” Schauer called for more money for schools and restoration of the Earned Income Tax Credit, along with the child tax credit that also was ...
State has nearly $1B more than expected for budgetHollandSentinel.com
Budget Chief: Expect Some Type Of Tax RollbackWKAR
Michigan's stronger revenue prompts tug of war for moneyReuters

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State of the State speech could be dominated by budget talks - minbcnews.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 09:25

State of the State speech could be dominated by budget talks
minbcnews.com
Rick Snyder's annual State of the State speech. Budget work will dominate ... Lawmakers also are talking up an election-year tax cut, perhaps in the state income tax. Legislators could put off less ... One area getting attention is education ...

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What should Michigan do with $971M surplus? Not everyone is on board with ... - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 07:13

San Francisco Chronicle

What should Michigan do with $971M surplus? Not everyone is on board with ...
MLive.com
Snyder's deep cuts to education, and higher taxes on seniors, middle class families, and the working poor. At a time when Michigan still has the third highest unemployment rate in the nation, now is the time to give that money back to the people it was ...
Nearly $1 billion in extra tax revenue expected, some tax relief called ...Detroit Free Press
5 things to know about Mich. Legislature in 2014San Francisco Chronicle
Nearly $1B in extra tax revenue expected in Michigan, some tax cut called ...Battle Creek Enquirer
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State has nearly $1B more than expected for budget - HollandSentinel.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 07:00

State has nearly $1B more than expected for budget
HollandSentinel.com
LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder's budget director said Friday that a tax cut or rebate is "inevitable" given Michigan's now-confirmed budget surplus of nearly $1 billion, but cautioned that other priorities such as education and public safety also deserve ...
Rep. Jase Bolger: Moving in right directionBattle Creek Enquirer
Budget Chief: Expect Some Type Of Tax RollbackWKAR
Michigan's stronger revenue prompts tug of war for moneyReuters

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Michigan has nearly $1 billion more than expected for budget - Cadillac News (subscription)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 06:04

Michigan has nearly $1 billion more than expected for budget
Cadillac News (subscription)
LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder's budget director said Friday that a tax cut or rebate is "inevitable" given Michigan's now-confirmed budget surplus of nearly $1 billion but cautioned that other priorities such as education and public safety also deserve ...

The Dumbing of America - Memphis Flyer

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 05:52

The Dumbing of America
Memphis Flyer
While the recession is usually blamed, conservatives keep the fiscal screws tight by cutting taxes on the wealthy and corporations. In Michigan, for example, in Republican governer Rick Snyder's first budget, there was a 15 percent cut in state aid to ...

Fired Bridgegate aide 'a scapegopat,' friends insist - New York Post

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-01-11 02:16

Fired Bridgegate aide 'a scapegopat,' friends insist
New York Post
“Bridget is a woman of honor, decorum and integrity,'' piped in another commenter, Patty Swanton Snyder. ... Not everyone was willing to cut Kelly slack. ... “What I don't understand is how can a mother write e-mails like that about children's safety ...

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