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2014 for Carson City, state: Charged up by Tesla, celebrating 150 - Nevada Appeal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-12-31 02:49

2014 for Carson City, state: Charged up by Tesla, celebrating 150
Nevada Appeal
28: While the state's graduation rate jumped by more than 7 percent, Carson City's rate dropped by about 3 percent, according to a report released by the Nevada Department of Education. 30: About 20 Fritsch Elementary School students competed in the ...

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2014: A year of emergencies - Michigan Citizen

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-12-30 19:04

Michigan Citizen

2014: A year of emergencies
Michigan Citizen
The lesson here is that factors beyond the control of local officials — from the city's population loss and falling tax revenues to cuts in state funding — as simply overwhelming, no matter who is in charge. In other words, simply taking away the ...

School board right to downsize - Port Huron Times Herald

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-12-30 17:18

School board right to downsize
Port Huron Times Herald
Rick Snyder as bringing greater competition to public education. Parents should and often do choose ... Without the consolidation, an estimated 8 to 12 percent of staff salary would have to be cut in order to save $1 million. Kim Shmina, an Algonac ...

Governor Snyder Signs Pscholka's Bill Banning College Athletes From ... - WSJM

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-12-30 16:58

WSJM

Governor Snyder Signs Pscholka's Bill Banning College Athletes From ...
WSJM
Among the dozens of bills being signed this week into law by Governor Snyder is one from state Representative Al Pscholka that will now prevent college athletes in Michigan from unionizing and seeking benefits as school employees. The measure passed on ...

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2014's weather took a toll on residents, cities - C&G Newspapers

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-12-30 16:27

C&G Newspapers

2014's weather took a toll on residents, cities
C&G Newspapers
However, the meeting to discuss cutting hours never occurred because a day after setting up the meeting, the estate of Loismae Murray — a longtime Royal Oak resident who died at age 82 in 2012 — announced that it had arranged to donate $106,448 to ...

Advocacy on the Agenda - Hour Detroit Magazine

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-12-30 12:18

Hour Detroit Magazine

Advocacy on the Agenda
Hour Detroit Magazine
Issues I'm most interested in getting engaged in are around education, safety and a fair justice system, and restoring the social safety net. [Under Gov. Rick Snyder's administration], there's been a lot of cuts to things like the state's earned income ...

First Night Warrenton features 50 performances - Fauquier Now

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-12-30 09:43

Fauquier Now

First Night Warrenton features 50 performances
Fauquier Now
We are very excited about the variety and quality of the 20 different performing groups that will be at our 2014 First Night Warrenton. It promises to be a great family evening with something for everyone: puppet shows, choral singers, storytellers ...

Jim Harbaugh timeline: From Toledo to Michigan - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-12-30 09:04

Detroit Free Press

Jim Harbaugh timeline: From Toledo to Michigan
Detroit Free Press
Jim Harbaugh timeline: From Toledo to Michigan. By Mark Snyder, Detroit Free Press 10:06 a.m. EST December 30, 2014 ..... 2001: Signs with the Lions in off-season but is cut just before the season as the team trades for Ty Detmer. He later signs with ...

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2014 In Review: Part One (January-June) - Crawford county avalanche

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-12-30 08:45

2014 In Review: Part One (January-June)
Crawford county avalanche
The Crawford AuSable School District's Board of Education took the first step to sever its ties with the Crawford, Oscoda, Ogemaw and Roscommon Intermediate School District (COOR ISD) in hopes of joining another ISD. The school board passed a ...

Despite GOP Dominance, Michigan Budget Keeps Growing by Billions - Michigan Capitol Confidential

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-12-30 06:30

Michigan Capitol Confidential

Despite GOP Dominance, Michigan Budget Keeps Growing by Billions
Michigan Capitol Confidential
In early 2011, the New York Times wrote a story titled: “Michigan Governor Proposes Budget Cuts and Lower Taxes.” However, in four years of Republican governance under Gov. Rick Snyder with GOP majorities in both the House and Senate, state spending ...

Roads dominate state agenda in 2014 - Livingston Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-12-30 03:36

Roads dominate state agenda in 2014
Livingston Daily
The proposal would also raise $112 million for mass transit, increase vehicle fees, including those on heavy trucks, and restore the Earned Income Tax Credit for low-income Michigan residents, overturning cuts in place since 2011. Gov. Rick Snyder and ...

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10 to watch in 2015: Albert Snyder - The Coloradoan

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-12-30 00:42

The Coloradoan

10 to watch in 2015: Albert Snyder
The Coloradoan
My role is to educate the public objectively about what actions will create for a beneficial climate. Biggest challenge in 2015: Cut through the political chatter and look at the actualities. As implementation becomes real, what is the benefit to our ...

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George Snyder defies death; lives for Gilpin basketball - The Mountain -Ear

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-12-29 21:39

George Snyder defies death; lives for Gilpin basketball
The Mountain -Ear
While attending Alameda High School, he tried out for basketball but was the last cut from the team. “I was insulted and didn't try out again, but I knew I ought to do something, so I became the team manager. I brought towels to the players to wipe ...

Term-limited John Walsh to join governor's cabinet - Hometownlife.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-12-29 17:25

Hometownlife.com

Term-limited John Walsh to join governor's cabinet
Hometownlife.com
Walsh, a Republican who served as speaker pro tem, gained statewide recognition for his work on the Grand Bargain, a legislative package that sent $195 million to the city of Detroit from the state after pensions were cut and the Detroit Institute of ...

Snyder rises from nerd nobody knew to national name - Lansing State Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-12-28 09:34

Snyder rises from nerd nobody knew to national name
Lansing State Journal
As governor — pushing an ambitious agenda backed by Republican legislative majorities — Snyder quickly balanced the budget and cut business taxes. Michigan's credit rating improved, job growth resumed and the state's ... Bill Rustem, who was Snyder's ...

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Snyder rises from nerd nobody knew to national name - Lansing State Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-12-28 00:33

Snyder rises from nerd nobody knew to national name
Lansing State Journal
As governor — pushing an ambitious agenda backed by Republican legislative majorities — Snyder quickly balanced the budget and cut business taxes. Michigan's credit rating improved, job growth resumed and the state's ... Bill Rustem, who was Snyder's ...

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Porter County Year in Review - nwitimes.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-12-27 23:07

nwitimes.com

Porter County Year in Review
nwitimes.com
Ritz seemed to win one round when Pence agreed in December to eliminate CECI, though the state education board still will have a staff separate from Ritz's and Pence wants state lawmakers to remove Ritz as board chairwoman. The disagreements delayed ...

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