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Poll: Snyder builds lead amid optimism - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-10-06 23:20

The Detroit News

Poll: Snyder builds lead amid optimism
The Detroit News
In the past month, the poll shows Snyder has regained his footing with independents, women and likely voters in southeast Michigan. Schauer last month had built a 10-point lead among female voters as he complained the governor had cut education funding ...

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MLive Ballot Bash highlights: 4 top GOP candidates make their cases - The Bay City Times

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-10-06 21:17

The Bay City Times

MLive Ballot Bash highlights: 4 top GOP candidates make their cases
The Bay City Times
Rick Snyder's performance was perhaps the most passionate, as he once again called the Democratic ads accusing him of cutting education funding as "lying" and adding: "Those teachers you see in those ads talking about how bad a guy I am? I'm the guy ...

Campaign notebook: Helmboldt wants pension tax repealed - Battle Creek Enquirer

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-10-06 17:54

Battle Creek Enquirer

Campaign notebook: Helmboldt wants pension tax repealed
Battle Creek Enquirer
He said he also plans to audit all state departments. Schauer stood by his campaign's claim that the Snyder administration has cut more than $1 billion from public education. (Snyder's campaign disputes the numbers, saying he has actually increased ...

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Schauer, Snyder Campaign To Sway Undecided, Swing Vote Before November ... - CBS Local

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-10-06 13:32

CBS Local

Schauer, Snyder Campaign To Sway Undecided, Swing Vote Before November ...
CBS Local
By giving Schauer the benefit of the doubt and looking just at the bill Snyder signed as a snapshot, the education cut was $701 million — still below the $1.1 billion-plus figure used in Democratic ads. According to a Senate Fiscal Agency document ...

Truth Squad: The wedding dress is fetching, but the claims are flimsy in pro ... - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-10-06 11:44

Truth Squad: The wedding dress is fetching, but the claims are flimsy in pro ...
MLive.com
All her friends agree, the champagne cork pops, and everyone (except mom) lifts a glass to the Snyder. Annnnd cut. Before we get into the analysis, ... These changes were made to help offset a $1.65 billion tax cut for business, which Snyder said was ...

WSW: Mark Schauer Looks to Become Michigan's Next Governor - WMUK

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-10-06 08:57

WMUK

WSW: Mark Schauer Looks to Become Michigan's Next Governor
WMUK
Schauer and Democrats have criticized the Snyder administration for cutting education funding. Republicans and the Snyder campaign say total investment in education has increased since he took office. Schauer says cuts to K-12 schools, community ...

Snyder, Schauer differ on Rx for ailing cities - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-10-06 07:56

The Detroit News

Snyder, Schauer differ on Rx for ailing cities
The Detroit News
He said there was no real change to Pontiac's finances until Snyder took office and pushed for granting emergency managers more authority to cut costs and outsource services, such as contracting policing with the Oakland County Sheriff's Office. "Prior ...

Snyder, Schauer both say education priority for them - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-10-06 00:24

Detroit Free Press

Snyder, Schauer both say education priority for them
Detroit Free Press
Snyder often boasts that he increased funding for K-12 schools each year he's been in office, and by $660 per student in the last three years. But Schauer and Democrats have pushed the contention that Snyder cut $1 billion from education — claims many ...
Debate over K-12 'lie' heats up in governor's raceThe State
Ken Braun: Snyder's so-called cut to K-12 is an idea from teacher union playbookMLive.com
Snyder, Schauer differ on Rx for ailing cities, schoolsThe Detroit News
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Vigil raises awareness on domestic violence - Livingston Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-10-06 00:14

Livingston Daily

Vigil raises awareness on domestic violence
Livingston Daily
After a second video from inside the elevator came to light showing Rice knocking the woman unconscious with one punch, the Ravens cut Rice and Goodell suspended him indefinitely. ... "Unfortunately, for a lot of those issues, something tragic has to ...

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Higher sales tax favored to fix roads - Livingston Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-10-05 23:11

Livingston Daily

Higher sales tax favored to fix roads
Livingston Daily
Rick Snyder got the second-most blame at 12 percent. Democrats in the ... On how to fix the roads, 43 percent said it will be necessary to raise one or more taxes or fees, while 36 percent said the roads can be fixed without a tax or fee increase by ...
EXCLUSIVE POLL: Majority of voters give state's roads a failing grade, say ...WXYZ
Higher sales tax preferred option for funding roadsDetroit Free Press

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Let It Rip Weekend: Michigan's EM Law at Work in Detroit & the $1 Billion ... - MyFox Detroit

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-10-05 14:36

Let It Rip Weekend: Michigan's EM Law at Work in Detroit & the $1 Billion ...
MyFox Detroit
He and Wayne State University Law School Dean Jocelyn Benson debate whether the ends justify the means. Plus, it's the $1 Billion question: Did Governor Snyder cut that much money from education? Democrats say yes, Republicans say no, and each ...

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Flashpoint: Experts discuss bankruptcy, elections, Dave Brandon - WDIV Detroit

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-10-05 12:31

Flashpoint: Experts discuss bankruptcy, elections, Dave Brandon
WDIV Detroit
I'LL GET MY WISH, WHEN MARK SCHAUER AND GOVERNOR SNYDER SQUARE OFF. BACK TO THE ADS, ARE ... PARTICULARLY WITH REGARD TO THE SO-CALLED EDUCATION CUTS THAT THE DEMOCRATS WANT TO ACCUSE HIM OF. THAT'S ...

What's the best mix of taxes in Michigan? Right vs. left weigh in - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-10-05 10:08

What's the best mix of taxes in Michigan? Right vs. left weigh in
MLive.com
Austin, director of the Lansing-based Michigan Economic Center at the Prima Civitas Foundation and president of the Michigan State Board of Education, sees a state tax-cutting its way to mediocrity. If Austin could waive a magic wand, Michigan's state ...

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EXCLUSIVE POLL: Majority of voters give state's roads a failing grade, say ... - WXYZ

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-10-05 07:02

WXYZ

EXCLUSIVE POLL: Majority of voters give state's roads a failing grade, say ...
WXYZ
“Roads are not currently #1 but might have been had it not been for all of the money that is being spent on political ads talking about jobs and education,” said Porn. When it comes to which party is to blame, the majority of people we asked pointed ...
Higher sales tax preferred option for funding roadsDetroit Free Press

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Tim Skubick: Gov. Snyder steps up his campaign game as polls show a dead heat - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-10-05 06:22

Tim Skubick: Gov. Snyder steps up his campaign game as polls show a dead heat
MLive.com
You may have heard those D's over the last three years decry the “billion dollar cuts to education” imposed by the sitting GOP governor. He and his GOP pals refuted the claims but the Democrats keep pounding away. The mild-mannered governor several ...

Higher sales tax preferred option for funding roads - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-10-05 00:41

Detroit Free Press

Higher sales tax preferred option for funding roads
Detroit Free Press
Rick Snyder got the second-most blame at 12%. Democrats in the ... On how to fix the roads, 43% said it will be necessary to raise one or more taxes or fees, while 36% said the roads can be fixed without a tax or fee increase by cutting state programs ...
EXCLUSIVE POLL: Majority of voters give state's roads a failing grade, say ...WXYZ

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Snyder: Voters can go forward or move back - The Macomb Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-10-04 12:37

Snyder: Voters can go forward or move back
The Macomb Daily
At the same time, the incumbent stated his re-election campaign has been hobbled by Schauer's persistent claims that the governor cut $1 billion from K-12 education. That assertion is a “major lie” and has been discredited by several fact-checkers in ...

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Ken Braun: Snyder's so-called cut to K-12 is an idea from teacher union playbook - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-10-04 07:13

Ken Braun: Snyder's so-called cut to K-12 is an idea from teacher union playbook
MLive.com
The Michigan Education Association, the state's largest public school employee union, responded to this looming crisis in 2006 by launching the “K-16 Proposal,” an initiated law that more or less asked voters to guarantee that the explosive growth in ...

The UAW is backing Mark Schauer for governor. (Photo: Daniel Mears , The ... - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-10-04 03:57

The Detroit News

The UAW is backing Mark Schauer for governor. (Photo: Daniel Mears , The ...
The Detroit News
On Nov. 4, Americans will be asked to cast their ballots in an election that will determine what direction we as a country want to head in by choosing between candidates who will move the country forward and stand in support of the middle class, and ...

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Letter: Open letter about education cuts - Battle Creek Enquirer

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-10-04 00:21

Battle Creek Enquirer

Letter: Open letter about education cuts
Battle Creek Enquirer
You can have any number of retired teachers get on TV and say you have not cut funding to K-12 education; it is not going to be believed by the people who are in the trenches at public schools. They know there is less money for schools now than when ...

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