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Brothers in crime do time - Colorado Springs Independent

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-09-03 03:11

Brothers in crime do time
Colorado Springs Independent
State police charged Stacy Varner, 47, and Glenda Snyder, 64, with attacking each other with a stuffed deer head during an argument in Cromwell Township, Pa. ... A woman told sheriff's deputies in Monroe County, Fla., that boyfriend Carlos Miguel ...

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Politics and Prejudices - Detroit Metro Times (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-09-03 01:08

Detroit Metro Times (blog)

Politics and Prejudices
Detroit Metro Times (blog)
Snyder, will probably crush their Democratic rivals, Deborah Thomas and Bill Murphy. The Republicans will not only have more ... Oddly enough, voters across the state elect the boards of governors or regents of the University of Michigan, Michigan ...

Chris Cooley and Bob Costas squared off on ESPN's 'Outside the Lines' - Washington Post (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2014-09-03 00:41

Chris Cooley and Bob Costas squared off on ESPN's 'Outside the Lines'
Washington Post (blog)
It included an interview with owner Daniel Snyder, who repeated many of the talking points he had established in an August discussion with Chris Cooley on ESPN 980. Speaking of Cooley, he also made an ... “But there's a reasoned objection to the ...

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Snyder scores 3 out of 4 for truthfulness on new 'Numbers' campaign ad - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-09-02 23:58

Snyder scores 3 out of 4 for truthfulness on new 'Numbers' campaign ad
Detroit Free Press
Responding to those shortfalls was the major reason for a raft of cuts Snyder announced in 2011, including a $300-per-pupil cut to K-12 funding, though improving revenues and other factors ultimately led to significant softening of that proposed cut ...

UNLV revises tax initiative analysis - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-09-02 21:17

UNLV revises tax initiative analysis
Las Vegas Review-Journal
University of Nevada, Las Vegas President Don Snyder last week distanced the university from the study after businesses and gaming leaders opposed to the tax said it was flawed. Snyder said the study “does not represent the position or views of the ...

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Small crowd gathers for first 'Turnaround Tuesday' rally at Statehouse - Lawrence Journal World

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-09-02 20:52

Small crowd gathers for first 'Turnaround Tuesday' rally at Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World
... about the cuts that Gov. (Sam) Brownback has made," said Bill Cutler of Topeka. "But I just thought it was a nice way to come together and get educated and show that there are people who care about these issues." ... "I believe this administration ...

Detroit Labor Day: Democracy not for sale! - People's World

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-09-02 19:26

Detroit Labor Day: Democracy not for sale!
People's World
To thunderous applause he declared, "I will repeal Right-to-Work-for-less," a hated piece of legislation Governor Rick Snyder signed after initially saying it "wasn't on his agenda." Schauer said Snyder cuts millions from education and raised taxes on ...

State House Dems call for higher minimum school funding - Michigan Radio

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-09-02 17:45

State House Dems call for higher minimum school funding
Michigan Radio
As many Michigan students return to school, the debate over education funding is starting up again at the state Capitol in Lansing. Credit Sarah Hulett / Michigan Radio ... Andy Schor, D-Lansing, says those districts are being forced to make difficult ...
Michigan Democrats Want More Money For Public SchoolsWEMU

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Performance-Based Budgeting Makes a Comeback in State Capitals3:00 PM ET - GovExec.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-09-02 15:04

Performance-Based Budgeting Makes a Comeback in State Capitals3:00 PM ET
GovExec.com
“Performance-based budgeting,” buzzwords for states making spending decisions based on specific benchmarks, gained traction in the 1990s, then fell out of favor during the budget-cutting era of the Great Recession. Now the strategy is .... He knows ...

UB cardiologist appointed to prestigious review committee - Niagara Frontier Publications

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-09-02 14:31

UB cardiologist appointed to prestigious review committee
Niagara Frontier Publications
Canty has headed UB's division of cardiovascular medicine since 2006, leading the university's cardiovascular medicine faculty; fostering expansion of programs in education, research and clinical care; and integrating the university's cardiology ...

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UB cardiologist appointed to prestigious review committee - Niagara Frontier Publications

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-09-02 14:31

UB cardiologist appointed to prestigious review committee
Niagara Frontier Publications
Canty has headed UB's division of cardiovascular medicine since 2006, leading the university's cardiovascular medicine faculty; fostering expansion of programs in education, research and clinical care; and integrating the university's cardiology ...

Detroit on edge as judge prepares to consider bankruptcy plan - Los Angeles Times

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-09-02 11:42

Detroit on edge as judge prepares to consider bankruptcy plan
Los Angeles Times
Rick Snyder with devil's horns — and creditors filing hundreds of motions protesting the bankruptcy. But if the last few days ... Under the plan, which retirees and employees voted on and approved, non-uniformed retirees will see a 4.5% cut to their ...

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Snyder talks 'road to recovery' in new campaign ad: 'You might not feel it yet ... - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-09-02 09:24

Snyder talks 'road to recovery' in new campaign ad: 'You might not feel it yet ...
MLive.com
Snyder has put more state resources into K-12 education since lost federal dollars fueled cuts in his first budget, but a good portion of the new money has gone to retirement costs rather than classrooms. Michigan's unemployment rate is near its lowest ...
Labor stokes Democratic support for Michigan governor, US Senate racesThe Detroit News

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In governors' races, GOP struggles - Washington Examiner

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-09-02 05:11

In governors' races, GOP struggles
Washington Examiner
“Democrats have really done a good job of painting Brownback's education cuts in a negative light,” one Kansas GOP political strategist told the Examiner. In Michigan, opponents of Republican Gov. Rick Snyder say he slashed school and government ...

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Financial stresses challenge UNLV law school - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-09-02 01:42

Financial stresses challenge UNLV law school
Las Vegas Review-Journal
The request for additional state funds easily could not survive the legislative process, especially when several big-ticket projects for higher education, such as a medical school for UNLV, also are looking for state funds. “The law school is really ...

State legislators and Democratic candidates rally for increased K-12 funds - The Michigan Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-09-02 00:24

State legislators and Democratic candidates rally for increased K-12 funds
The Michigan Daily
Many Democrats, including Mark Schauer, the Democratic candidate for governor, have criticized Snyder for presiding over massive cuts in education funding. ************Though Snyder increased funding for education in the fiscal year 2015 budget plan ...

State legislators and Democratic candidates rally for increased K-12 funds - The Michigan Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2014-09-02 00:24

State legislators and Democratic candidates rally for increased K-12 funds
The Michigan Daily
Many Democrats, including Mark Schauer, the Democratic candidate for governor, have criticized Snyder for presiding over massive cuts in education funding. ************Though Snyder increased funding for education in the fiscal year 2015 budget plan ...

See your Saginaw County school district's per pupil foundation allowance - The Ann Arbor News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-09-01 16:03

See your Saginaw County school district's per pupil foundation allowance
The Ann Arbor News
Rick Snyder's budget included a bigger increase for the 2014-2015 school year. Per student funding levels are up $50 ... In recent years, Ackerman said, the district has tightened its wallet and made cuts to deal with a $500 per student loss in state ...

When a Vegas mugging backfires (and more from In Other News) - Missoula Independent (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-09-01 11:02

When a Vegas mugging backfires (and more from In Other News)
Missoula Independent (blog)
State police charged Stacy Varner, 47, and Glenda Snyder, 64, with attacking each other with a stuffed deer head during an argument in Cromwell Township, Pa. Troopers said Snyder was injured during the fight when she was hit with an antler. (Harrisburg ...

South Dakota man finds rewards working 40 years - Rapid City Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2014-09-01 02:15

South Dakota man finds rewards working 40 years
Rapid City Journal
Baby boomers have redefined what it means to be retired, and that often includes some kind of work, either by cutting back to part time, working on a project basis or getting heavily involved in volunteer work. Many like Snyder opt to keep on working ...

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