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Brian Dickerson: Who will pay to keep Proposal 1's promises? - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-08-06 00:47

Brian Dickerson: Who will pay to keep Proposal 1's promises?
Detroit Free Press
This much is clear: The same businesses that have netted billions of dollars in tax cuts in the first three years of Rick Snyder's tenure as governor stand to lop a few hundred million more off their annual tax bill after primary voters approved a plan ...

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Brian Dickerson: Who will pay to keep Proposal 1's promises? - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-08-06 00:47

Brian Dickerson: Who will pay to keep Proposal 1's promises?
Detroit Free Press
This much is clear: The same businesses that have netted billions of dollars in tax cuts in the first three years of Rick Snyder's tenure as governor stand to lop a few hundred million more off their annual tax bill after primary voters approved a plan ...

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Michigan GOP state legislators fend off challenges - Houston Chronicle

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-08-06 00:22

Michigan GOP state legislators fend off challenges
Houston Chronicle
In the Senate, Democrats have no reasonable chance of gaining a majority but hope to cut into the Republicans' 26-12 edge. That's a tall enough order for the first Senate election since district boundaries were ... Rick Snyder supported; and the state ...

Michigan GOP state legislators fend off challenges - Greenwich Time

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-08-06 00:18

Michigan GOP state legislators fend off challenges
Greenwich Time
In the Senate, Democrats have no reasonable chance of gaining a majority but hope to cut into the Republicans' 26-12 edge. That's a tall enough order for the first Senate election since district boundaries were ... Rick Snyder supported; and the state ...

Politics Counts: The Stubborn US Poverty Rate - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-08-05 12:02

Wall Street Journal (blog)

Politics Counts: The Stubborn US Poverty Rate
Wall Street Journal (blog)
And higher education, that key component to improving one's station in life, has become a much more common part of life. In 1960, only less than ... The bishops' letter said Pell Grants and other programs for low-income Americans were “essential for ...

Don't let Michigan Republicans fool you again - Huffington Post

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-08-05 11:32

Don't let Michigan Republicans fool you again
Huffington Post
The Legislature has made a point to increase funding to education recently, yet data shows that since 2007, inflation-adjusted education spending in Michigan is short some $1.5 billion. It also true that a portion of the money that Republicans ... Rick ...

Primaries set stage for state Legislature election - Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-08-05 04:26

Primaries set stage for state Legislature election
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
In the Senate, Democrats have no reasonable chance of gaining a majority but hope to cut into the Republicans' 26-12 edge. That's a tall enough order for the first Senate election since district boundaries were ... Rick Snyder supported; and the state ...

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Primaries set stage for state Legislature election - News & Observer

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-08-05 03:41

Primaries set stage for state Legislature election
News & Observer
In the Senate, Democrats have no reasonable chance of gaining a majority but hope to cut into the Republicans' 26-12 edge. That's a tall enough order for the first Senate election since district boundaries were ... Rick Snyder supported; and the state ...

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Midland County well ahead of state Kids Count trends - Midland Daily News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-08-04 14:43

Midland County well ahead of state Kids Count trends
Midland Daily News
Rick Snyder's moves in recent years to devote more funds to early childhood education. ... A press release from the Michigan League for Public Policy advocated several policies to improve child well-being in the state, including restoring education ...

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Meet the candidates inU.S. House 11th District - Hometownlife.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-08-04 13:23

Meet the candidates inU.S. House 11th District
Hometownlife.com
That men and women can remain covered under their parents' policies until they are 26 ensures that young people can focus on their education and building a career. ... Trott: The simplest way to create more jobs in Michigan is to cut the corporate tax ...

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Scott Walker Is Reeling As Wisconsin Governor's Race Is a Dead Heat - PoliticusUSA

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-08-04 12:42

Scott Walker Is Reeling As Wisconsin Governor's Race Is a Dead Heat
PoliticusUSA
In 2010, he promised that his tax cuts would create 250,000 new jobs but that pledge is destined to fail. Not only will Walker's jobs pledge come up short, the state ... Walker ran as a moderate, but unleashed an extremist agenda that targeted women ...

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Community calendar - The State

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-08-04 00:33

The State

Community calendar
The State
MONDAY. CUTS FOR KIDS: 10 a.m. Monday through Aug. 30 at The Salon .... BACK TO SCHOOL BASH: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday at Reid Chapel, 724 Gabriel St. Free public event will feature speakers, entertainment, food and educational events regarding topics ...

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Schauer's plan criticized for lack of details - Crain's Detroit Business (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-08-03 09:20

Schauer's plan criticized for lack of details
Crain's Detroit Business (blog)
On fixing the roads, Schauer said he wants to develop a bipartisan solution that requires businesses that received a tax cut under Snyder to "pay their fair share." He doesn't indicate how much is fair, but also said he does not want to increase the 6 ...
Schauer, Snyder unopposed on primary ballotSentinel-Standard
Netroots 2014, A Detroit Retrospective: MI GOP Governor Rick Snyder Could ...PoliticusUSA

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Schauer offers 24-page 'blueprint' for Michigan - South Bend Tribune

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-08-03 06:06

Schauer offers 24-page 'blueprint' for Michigan
South Bend Tribune
Schauer's plan, unveiled at a Lansing-area union training facility, also contains initiatives he's previously proposed -- restoring income tax breaks for retirees and others, and reversing cuts to education that Snyder enacted during his first year in ...

Community calendar - The State

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2014-08-03 01:13

The State

Community calendar
The State
(803) 777-5369. MONDAY. CUTS FOR KIDS: 10 a.m. Monday through Aug. .... BACK TO SCHOOL BASH: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday at Reid Chapel, 724 Gabriel St. Free public event will feature speakers, entertainment, food and educational events regarding topics ...

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Q&A: Brian Snyder - Centre Daily Times

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-08-02 23:23

Q&A: Brian Snyder
Centre Daily Times
Brian Snyder's work as executive director of the Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture takes him across the country advocating and educating about sustainable, local foods. Though the organization is located in Millheim, Snyder said ...

Netroots 2014, A Detroit Retrospective: MI GOP Governor Rick Snyder Could ... - PoliticusUSA

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-08-02 19:25

Netroots 2014, A Detroit Retrospective: MI GOP Governor Rick Snyder Could ...
PoliticusUSA
Schauer has expressed his support for equal pay, marriage equality, women's reproductive rights, a higher and living minimum wage, restoration of public education cuts, clean energy and climate change legislation, protection of union and pension rights ...
Schauer, Snyder unopposed on primary ballotSentinel-Standard

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Shockingly sleazy GOP governors: “Knaves, scoundrels, extremists and ... - Salon

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2014-08-02 11:32

Salon

Shockingly sleazy GOP governors: “Knaves, scoundrels, extremists and ...
Salon
I won't go into details about that, because Snyder has much more grievous and unique problems worth focusing on—most notably, the profoundly anti-democratic emergency manager law, which allows the state to replace local elected government with ...

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