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Lawmakers view MSU funding outlook cautiously - MSU State News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-02-06 02:49

MSU State News

Lawmakers view MSU funding outlook cautiously
MSU State News
“My hope is that we'll see an increase to the higher education budget because again, in 2011 the governor made some very irresponsible cuts to higher education.” Singh said he hopes Snyder restores the higher education funds that were cut. “We've ...
Before budget presentation, lawmakers talk higher educationThe Michigan Daily

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Before budget presentation, lawmakers talk higher education - The Michigan Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-02-06 01:39

Before budget presentation, lawmakers talk higher education
The Michigan Daily
During the meeting, representatives highlighted that higher education funding has seen significant cuts in the past few decades, which has resulted in a rise in tuition. Over the past few years, state funding has fluctuated — in 2011, Snyder cut ...

House Republicans unveil 78 priorities for 2-year session - Lexington Herald Leader

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-05 22:22

House Republicans unveil 78 priorities for 2-year session
Lexington Herald Leader
Rick Snyder' opposition, while also focusing on how to better educate veterans about their available benefits. The priorities are included in a 78-item "action plan" unveiled Thursday by House Speaker Kevin Cotter and his GOP caucus. ... A cut in the ...

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Lower state funding has many school districts upset with Gov. Kasich's plan - cleveland.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-05 15:14

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Lower state funding has many school districts upset with Gov. Kasich's plan
cleveland.com
Right now, even the three state agencies that represent school boards and administrators aren't sure exactly how Kasich and his staff made calculations of aid using property values and median incomes, along with other factors like special education ...

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Michigan Gov. Snyder to Undergo Treatment for Blood Clot in Leg - NBCNews.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-05 14:15

NBCNews.com

Michigan Gov. Snyder to Undergo Treatment for Blood Clot in Leg
NBCNews.com
The faculty at the largest school in the state, UW-Madison, has already unanimously passed a resolution saying the cuts will 'diminish the quality, breadth and access to education for Wisconsin residents,' and Chancellor Rebecca Blank called the cuts ...

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Detroit After Bankruptcy - CounterPunch

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-05 12:02

Detroit After Bankruptcy
CounterPunch
The United Nations special rapporteurs who investigated this scandal marveled that there is no precedent anywhere on earth, for such an advanced water system systematically regressing en masse, by suddenly cutting off service from thousands of families ...

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Obama plans to tout benefits of Ivy Tech system - Indianapolis Star

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-05 11:10

Obama plans to tout benefits of Ivy Tech system
Indianapolis Star
The Republican Party was quick to point out Thursday that Snyder has not always been a fan of the president's and emailed around comments from his December congressional testimony that the federal health reform law would curb his ability to hire ...

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Six Republican Governors Who Are Ready to Raise Taxes - Bloomberg

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-05 09:55

Bloomberg

Six Republican Governors Who Are Ready to Raise Taxes
Bloomberg
In Ohio on Monday, Kasich, who may run for president in 2016, detailed a plan to cut income taxes and offset them with increased taxes on sales, cigarettes, and fracking. Voters have already rejected a smaller ... Sandoval aims to raise the $1.1 ...

In Michigan, mixed reviews for Obama's budget - Michronicleonline

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-05 08:14

In Michigan, mixed reviews for Obama's budget
Michronicleonline
“If America is to remain a premier nation, we must invest in cutting-edge research, support quality education and training, rebuild our crumbling infrastructure, and strengthen our manufacturing sector. The president's budget outlines critical ...

Morning Bits - Washington Post (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-05 07:49

Morning Bits
Washington Post (blog)
Not going to happen. “The president would like to expand entitlement commitments again — free community-college attendance, federal financing of universal pre-school education, etc. — even as he claims some modest amount of budget-deficit reduction.

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