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Year-Round Schools Get More Money, But Future Of Program In Question - WKAR

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-07-03 15:29

Year-Round Schools Get More Money, But Future Of Program In Question
WKAR
Governor Rick Snyder just signed an education budget that includes one-point-five million dollars to help districts spread their school days more evenly throughout the year. But at the last minute – lawmakers decided to cut money that would ...

The Way We Were - The Newtown Bee

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-07-03 09:01

The Way We Were
The Newtown Bee
If Newtown does not take action by a certain date on the E-911 center, “then the state will put it where they want,” Selectman Michael Snyder said. ***. George Mattegat, dog warden, warned residents ... The Newtown Board of Education, with all members ...

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The Way We Were - The Newtown Bee

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-07-03 08:54

The Way We Were
The Newtown Bee
If Newtown does not take action by a certain date on the E-911 center, “then the state will put it where they want,” Selectman Michael Snyder said. ***. George Mattegat, dog warden, warned residents ... The Newtown Board of Education, with all members ...

GIRL MEETS WORLD Creator & Disney Channel Executive Discuss New Series - Broadway World

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-07-03 08:53

GIRL MEETS WORLD Creator & Disney Channel Executive Discuss New Series
Broadway World
Michael Jacobs, creator of the 90s hit series Boy Meets World, speaks candidly with AfterBuzz TV hosts Kristen Snyder and Lee Epstein about the process of creating the much-anticipated sequel Girl Meets World. Taking us behind the scenes of the pilot ...

The Morning Ledger: Fed's Yellen Defends Low Rates - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-07-03 06:38

The Morning Ledger: Fed's Yellen Defends Low Rates
Wall Street Journal (blog)
At issue are millions of dollars received by private-equity firms in exchange for steering their portfolio companies into so-called group-purchasing programs, which use the portfolio's buying clout to secure cut-rate prices on various items. The ...

36th District House GOP candidates target jobs, education in feisty campaign - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-07-03 00:01

36th District House GOP candidates target jobs, education in feisty campaign
The Detroit News
Among the ways Lucido wants to create more jobs is to restore funding for state programs that were cut. Those would include co-op ... Rick Snyder's 2011 tax rewrite. Grot — who has served as an assistant secretary of state and owned Hamtramck's ...

36th District House GOP candidates target jobs, education in feisty campaign - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2014-07-03 00:01

36th District House GOP candidates target jobs, education in feisty campaign
The Detroit News
Among the ways Lucido wants to create more jobs is to restore funding for state programs that were cut. Those would include co-op ... Rick Snyder's 2011 tax rewrite. Grot — who has served as an assistant secretary of state and owned Hamtramck's ...

Democrat Tom Wolf Is Blowing Out Gov. Tom Corbett in Pennsylvania 47%-25% - PoliticusUSA

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-07-02 15:03

Democrat Tom Wolf Is Blowing Out Gov. Tom Corbett in Pennsylvania 47%-25%
PoliticusUSA
Corbett then claimed that a lack of funding forced him to cut $1.1 billion from the state's public education budget in the 2011-2012 year alone. ... Snyder has seen his approval rating plummet, and two unknown Democrats are tied with him in the poll. I ...

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After Harris v. Quinn: The State of Our Unions - The Nation.

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-07-02 12:24

The Nation.

After Harris v. Quinn: The State of Our Unions
The Nation.
Detroit Board of Education, the 1977 case that first required “fair share” fees, portend for the future of unions? And why do the women ... The state oversees the entire workforce, setting compensation, cutting the check, deciding credentials, and ...
Big unions could take big SCOTUS hitPolitico
US Supreme Court Rules Narrowly Against Labor Unions, Allows Some Workers ...Latin Post

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Treasury Officials Confirm Local Economic Development Entities Divert Public ... - The Ann Arbor Independent

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-07-02 08:14

Treasury Officials Confirm Local Economic Development Entities Divert Public ...
The Ann Arbor Independent
Snyder and legislators over cuts to K-12 funding, local economic development groups siphon away millions of public school dollars through tax increment financing (TIF). Rep. Jeff Irwin says, “…nobody in Lansing is trying ... This admission by state ...

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Lisbon Central School students receive awards and scholarships - North Country Now

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-07-02 06:11

Lisbon Central School students receive awards and scholarships
North Country Now
In keeping with this goal, they wish to help further the education of those associated with the lodge by awarding a scholarship in the amount of $200 to students of this year's graduating class. To qualify, a student must have a parent, step-parent ...

How the charter school racket operates in Michigan - World Socialist Web Site

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-07-02 02:20

How the charter school racket operates in Michigan
World Socialist Web Site
These schools provide a cut-rate education for students and substandard wages and benefits for their employees, who are in constant fear for their jobs. If a particular venture proves unprofitable, a company can simply move on to greener ... The ...

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Law restores tuition aid to National Guard members - Your Daily Globe.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-07-02 00:22

WWMT-TV

Law restores tuition aid to National Guard members
Your Daily Globe.com
The state had a similar program for a decade that ended in 2009 because of budget cuts and expanded federal education benefits after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist ... Snyder said the new tuition benefit is a "key way" to give back to military members ...
State to offer tuition help for Guard membersWNMU-FM
Mich. gov finishes signing $53.2 billion budgetFox Business
The effects of Michigan's $53.2B budgetGrand Rapids Business Journal (subscription)

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Law grants tuition aid to National Guard members - WSBT-TV

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-07-01 23:59

WWMT-TV

Law grants tuition aid to National Guard members
WSBT-TV
The state had a similar program for a decade that ended in 2009 because of budget cuts and expanded federal education benefits after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. Supporters say Michigan's program will help soldiers whose tuition and fees aren ...
Superintendents Demand Reallocation of Education Funding in 2014-2015 K-12 ...WILX-TV
Revisiting “Rick's 10-Point Plan to Reinvent Michigan” Four Years LaterMichigan Policy Network (blog)
Law restores tuition aid to National Guard membersYour Daily Globe.com
UpperMichigansSource.com -Lansing State Journal
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Local Democrats opposed state budget bill - Washington Observer Reporter

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-07-01 23:25

Local Democrats opposed state budget bill
Washington Observer Reporter
“This budget continues Pennsylvania's inadequate investment in education at all levels, slashes economic development and workforce training programs, and makes cuts to programs serving our most vulnerable populations.” Sen. Tim Solobay ... Pam Snyder ...

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Michigan restores tuition aid to National Guard members with new law - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-07-01 20:08

Michigan restores tuition aid to National Guard members with new law
Detroit Free Press
The state had a similar program for a decade that ended in 2009 because of budget cuts and expanded federal education benefits after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist ... Snyder said the new tuition benefit is a “key way” to give back to military members ...

Superintendents Demand Reallocation of Education Funding in 2014-2015 K-12 ... - WILX-TV

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-07-01 16:56

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Superintendents Demand Reallocation of Education Funding in 2014-2015 K-12 ...
WILX-TV
Canul along with five other superintendents from across the state took a stand against the governor saying policymakers haven't done enough for schools, and asking them to redo the budget to give more money to education funding. "We anticipated a ...
Revisiting “Rick's 10-Point Plan to Reinvent Michigan” Four Years LaterMichigan Policy Network (blog)
Michigan National Guard members to receive tuition helpLansing State Journal
Winners and losers in Michigan's $52.3B budget: Remember all that talk about ...MLive.com
Crain's Detroit Business -CBS Local
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Law grants tuition aid to National Guard members - MyFox Detroit

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-07-01 14:40

Law grants tuition aid to National Guard members
MyFox Detroit
Rick Snyder has signed a law re-establishing a state-based tuition assistance program for members of the Michigan National Guard. It will cover 100 percent of tuition and fees, up to $4,500 a year. The state had a similar program for a decade that ...

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Revisiting “Rick's 10-Point Plan to Reinvent Michigan” Four Years Later - Michigan Policy Network (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-07-01 14:23

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Revisiting “Rick's 10-Point Plan to Reinvent Michigan” Four Years Later
Michigan Policy Network (blog)
Thus, one of Snyder's first initiatives was the development of Mi Dashboard, a website that provides state performance measures in the areas of economic strength, health and education, value for money in government, quality of life, and public safety ...
Winners and losers in Michigan's $52.3B budget: Remember all that talk about ...MLive.com
Snyder finishes signing $53.2 billion budgetCrain's Detroit Business
Michigan Law Restores Tuition Aid To National Guard MembersCBS Local
minbcnews.com
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Highway Trust Fund Nearly Out of Money; Policymakers Debate Solutions - The Heartland Institute

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-07-01 12:31

Highway Trust Fund Nearly Out of Money; Policymakers Debate Solutions
The Heartland Institute
“The money saved from 10 years of Postal Service cuts would barely fund one year of transportation deficits,” O'Toole said. No Inflation Adjustments. McBride ... “They are enjoying the annual gas tax cut that results from no inflation. If you are going ...

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