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What's the Matter With Illinois? - Wall Street Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-04-14 19:15

Wall Street Journal

What's the Matter With Illinois?
Wall Street Journal
Note the sharp decline in Michigan, where Republican Governor Rick Snyder and a GOP legislature cut corporate taxes. In the last ... According to the Illinois Policy Institute, teacher pensions have gobbled up 70% of new education spending. The next ...

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City to hike funding to area agencies - Martinsville Bulletin

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-04-14 05:05

City to hike funding to area agencies
Martinsville Bulletin
Local orthodontist Dr. Ed “Chopper” Snyder, the foundation's vice president, said a contribution of “$3 per capita” was requested. Martinsville's population was ... Although “our caseloads are increasing exponentially,” the agency had to eliminate two ...

Crowdfunding platform opens community real estate investing to the masses - MiBiz

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-04-13 20:55

Crowdfunding platform opens community real estate investing to the masses
MiBiz
Rick Snyder last December, liberalized the process of equity-based crowdfunding for Michigan residents. Executives at the MML see the ... Projects that make the cut are hosted on the website for a flat fee. Fundrise also charges an ... limited to only ...

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Florida's Scott, Facing Fight, Touts Economy - Wall Street Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-04-13 20:10

Florida's Scott, Facing Fight, Touts Economy
Wall Street Journal
Rick Snyder has dubbed himself the "Comeback Kid," citing tax cuts and deficit reduction in part for boosting employment by 123,000 jobs, or 5.2%, just ahead of the national average of 5.1%. GOP Gov. John Kasich of Ohio says his tax cuts for ...

Florida's Scott, Facing Fight, Touts Economy - Wall Street Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-04-13 20:10

Florida's Scott, Facing Fight, Touts Economy
Wall Street Journal
Rick Snyder has dubbed himself the "Comeback Kid," citing tax cuts and deficit reduction in part for boosting employment by 123,000 jobs, or 5.2%, just ahead of the national average of 5.1%. GOP Gov. John Kasich of Ohio says his tax cuts for ...

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Florida's Scott, Facing Fight, Touts Economy - Wall Street Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-04-13 20:10

Wall Street Journal

Florida's Scott, Facing Fight, Touts Economy
Wall Street Journal
Rick Snyder has dubbed himself the "Comeback Kid," citing tax cuts and deficit reduction in part for boosting employment by 123,000 jobs, or 5.2%, just ahead of the national average of 5.1%. GOP Gov. John Kasich of Ohio says his tax cuts for ...

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New investment in higher education will expand opportunity in agriculture| - Midland Daily News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-04-13 08:22

New investment in higher education will expand opportunity in agriculture|
Midland Daily News
Governor Rick Snyder kicked off this important conversation by including a balanced new investment in higher education as part of his Fiscal Year 2015 budget proposal. This funding would be used to make college affordable for all ... Funding cuts to ...

Teachers put helping of protest on governor's b... - Cadillac News (subscription)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-04-13 06:09

Teachers put helping of protest on governor's b...
Cadillac News (subscription)
“We'd like to see the state invest in education,” Williams said. The governor's ... Snyder told the crowd inside the civic center that while there were cuts to per-pupil funding, at the same time the state increased funding to school districts' pension ...

EDITORIAL: N&R endorses Jim Snyder in Republican U.S. Senate primary - Insurance News Net (press release)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-04-13 04:16

EDITORIAL: N&R endorses Jim Snyder in Republican U.S. Senate primary
Insurance News Net (press release)
Tillis, speaker of the N.C. House of Representatives , is tied to a legislative agenda that cut funding for education, left teachers without pay raises, enacted "tax reform" that favored the wealthy, eased environmental regulations and restricted ...

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Editorial: Why Michigan is so far behind others on education - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-04-13 00:11

Editorial: Why Michigan is so far behind others on education
Detroit Free Press
Snyder insists he has invested in schools because he's helping them manage unfunded retirement liabilities. But it's still true that he has cut the foundation grant, money that goes directly into classrooms. If Michigan were as committed to moving ...

Grant brings Senate campaign to Carteret - Carolinacoastonline

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-04-13 00:05

Grant brings Senate campaign to Carteret
Carolinacoastonline
“(Congress) is actually cutting the military budget to make money available for other areas like the Affordable Care Act,” Ms. Grant said. ... We can cut from the Environmental Protection Agency, we can cut from the Department of Education.” ... Ms ...

Details Behind Push For 'Mystery Project' Begin To Surface - Michigan Capitol Confidential

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-04-12 06:40

Details Behind Push For 'Mystery Project' Begin To Surface
Michigan Capitol Confidential
Rick Snyder publicly opposed giving it state money. The project would be located in the Gaines Township portion of Grand Rapids. ... We were brought in after the deal was cut to do the paperwork.' This sort of seat-of-pants-favor-granting is probably ...

Teachers put helping of protest on governor's b... - Cadillac News (subscription)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-04-12 06:03

Cadillac News (subscription)

Teachers put helping of protest on governor's b...
Cadillac News (subscription)
“We'd like to see the state invest in education,” Williams said. The governor's ... Snyder told the crowd inside the civic center that while there were cuts to per-pupil funding, at the same time the state increased funding to school districts' pension ...

Friday's multi-sport college and local roundup: 1490AM in Hampton Roads cuts ... - Daily Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2014-04-11 19:12

Friday's multi-sport college and local roundup: 1490AM in Hampton Roads cuts ...
Daily Press
WXTG/1490AM, a Hampton Roads station known as The Game since Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder's Red Zebra Group purchased it, has joined its Local Voice Media sister stations at 92.3FM and 102.1FM in carrying alternative music. ..... bedroom area ...

Gov. Snyder: Northern Michigan important to state's economic growth - Petoskey News-Review

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2014-04-11 16:40

Gov. Snyder: Northern Michigan important to state's economic growth
Petoskey News-Review
Democrat Mark Schauer, who is vying to unseat the governor, claims as much as $1 billion has been cut from public schools under Snyder's watch. Snyder refutes the figure, saying his budget proposal for 2015 included $1 billion more in education ...

MEA holds spring rally in Houghton - Daily Mining Gazette

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

Daily Mining Gazette

MEA holds spring rally in Houghton
Daily Mining Gazette
Snyder's Education Achievement Authority for failing schools, an idea that had its roots in the Engler administration. "They want to have private schools, they want these corporate settings," he said. "It's not a path that I or the rest of my ...

Shields Presents 2 Options to the FC Council to Lower a Proposed Tax Rate Hike - Falls Church News Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-04-10 22:36

Falls Church News Press

Shields Presents 2 Options to the FC Council to Lower a Proposed Tax Rate Hike
Falls Church News Press
In both cases, further reductions in the proposed City operating and school budgets would be included, $238,000 from the general government and $400,000 from public education. With two key members of the Council not present for the work session ...

House Democrats propose capping state's new furniture purchases - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-04-10 17:48

House Democrats propose capping state's new furniture purchases
The Detroit News
Democratic Party Chairman Lon Johnson and House Democrats claim Snyder has reduced education funding and raised taxes on senior and middle-class residents while looking out for his cousin's business. Greimel said Snyder and ... Johnson, who confronted ...

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