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What's Happening for MAY (Updated May 4) - SunHerald.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-05-04 01:09

What's Happening for MAY (Updated May 4)
SunHerald.com
Panelists include Leslie Henderson of Lazy Magnolia Brewing Company, Karma Snyder of John C. Stennis Space Center and Valerie Wade of Mississippi Power. Details: 604-0014. Plant sale and youth ... Learn specific techniques for cutting fruits and ...

Home Policy 10 Things To Know About Governor Snyder's Plan To Reform ... - Daily Detroit

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-05-03 22:01

Daily Detroit

Home Policy 10 Things To Know About Governor Snyder's Plan To Reform ...
Daily Detroit
The plan revealed during last week by Governor Snyder to overhaul education in Detroit is complicated. There are a lot of heated ... Much like the GM Bankruptcy, there would be an “old” DPS that would handle the debt and a “new” DPS called the City of ...

Biz Buzz for May 4 - Duluth News Tribune

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-05-03 19:19

Biz Buzz for May 4
Duluth News Tribune
Minnesota Power's “Hometown Hydropower: Rededication to Service” educated the public on the important role renewable hydropower plays for its customers through public speaking engagements, community festival booths, media tours, a public kiosk, ice ...

A Scoop of Pot Hole Drizzled With Tax Dollars - Wall Street Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-05-03 17:37

Wall Street Journal

A Scoop of Pot Hole Drizzled With Tax Dollars
Wall Street Journal
Last fall, Michigan's House of Representatives voted to redirect a portion of the sales tax to roads, raising more than $1 billion. But Democrats howled about cuts to education, which is why Mr. Snyder stitched together the bipartisan coalition that ...
Questions and answers about Proposal 1The Daily Telegram
Prop 1 is the only guarantee that road work will be fully funded and will get ...The Detroit News
Stakes are high in Proposal 1 vote TuesdayDetroit Free Press
Albany Times Union
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Schenectady County budgets detailed - Albany Times Union

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-05-03 17:27

Albany Times Union

Schenectady County budgets detailed
Albany Times Union
Highlights: Add more than 11 positions and maintain positions and stipends that were previously grant-funded, many of which would be the reinstatement of posts cut in recent years. Candidates: Seven people seek three seats: Board Vice President Stacy ...

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Questions and answers about Proposal 1 - The Daily Telegram

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-05-03 13:10

The Daily Telegram

Questions and answers about Proposal 1
The Daily Telegram
Voters on Tuesday will decide the fate of a constitutional amendment that would raise Michigan's sales tax by 1 percentage point to trigger more money for a deteriorating network of highways, roads and bridges. Here are some questions and answers about ...
Stakes are high in Proposal 1 vote TuesdayDetroit Free Press
Prop 1 is the only guarantee that road work will be fully funded and will get ...The Detroit News
Ballot Measure To Hike Taxes For Road Work: Everything You Need To Know ...CBS Local
Albany Times Union
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Stakes are high in Proposal 1 vote Tuesday - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-05-02 23:42

Detroit Free Press

Stakes are high in Proposal 1 vote Tuesday
Detroit Free Press
And if the proposal fails, unless the state's roads and bridges are to be ignored, there will need to be either significant tax hikes elsewhere, or major shifts in spending priorities with cuts to existing programs, or some combination of both ...
Prop 1 is the only guarantee that road work will be fully funded and will get ...The Detroit News
Q&A on Michigan ballot measure to hike taxes for road workAlbany Times Union
Payne: Tuesday is a battle between philosophical and pragmaticThe Macomb Daily

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Payne: Tuesday is a battle between philosophical and pragmatic - The Macomb Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-05-02 13:24

Payne: Tuesday is a battle between philosophical and pragmatic
The Macomb Daily
It seems hard to believe that state leaders would initiate draconian cuts to fix roads. While it would be an easy way out, the political ramifications could be hefty. And if Republicans have proven anything in recent years, with actions such as making ...

Vouchers on the Move: Return to School Segregation? - Truth-Out

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-05-02 10:38

Vouchers on the Move: Return to School Segregation?
Truth-Out
GOP presidential hopefuls, who want to boost their free market bona fides for a 2016 run, have been outbidding themselves in touting vouchers as educational panaceas that will not only help minority children close education gaps, but cut corporate and ...

Q&A on Michigan ballot measure to hike taxes for road work - Albany Times Union

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-05-02 04:25

Q&A on Michigan ballot measure to hike taxes for road work
Albany Times Union
Proponents say the package is a bipartisan compromise that should be applauded in today's polarized political climate, and there is no viable way to really fix roads without hurting other priorities like education and public safety if taxes are not ...

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“Part 2” of the Detroit bankruptcy Michigan governor releases plan for assault ... - World Socialist Web Site

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-05-02 01:51

World Socialist Web Site

“Part 2” of the Detroit bankruptcy Michigan governor releases plan for assault ...
World Socialist Web Site
This commission is “similar in nature to what we used with the grand bargain,” said John Walsh, Snyder's education strategy director, referring to the state-brokered agreement imposing massive cuts on Detroit city worker pensions and health benefits ...
Questions, answers about plan for Detroit school districtSanta Cruz Sentinel
Michigan governor wants overhaul of troubled Detroit schoolsBloomington Pantagraph

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May is National Preservation Month - Community journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-05-02 01:12

Community journal

May is National Preservation Month
Community journal
“We strongly encourage agents, brokers, bankers, entrepreneurs, and investors to attend, as some of these properties are for sale,” Main Street Manager Kim Snyder. “At 1 p.m., we will meet in the lobby of the former BOA building to cut the cake ...

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Council Votes For 1 Cent Tax Rate Increase; Fully Funds Schools - Falls Church Times

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-05-01 16:47

Council Votes For 1 Cent Tax Rate Increase; Fully Funds Schools
Falls Church Times
There were all kinds of things that could have been cut without affecting the quality of education. The superintendent has yet to prove what she says is required. The budget presented was incomplete, and vastly under-detailed. How can you think that's ...

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Snyder kicks off bus tour supporting Proposal 1 - Grand Haven Tribune

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-05-01 13:19

Grand Haven Tribune

Snyder kicks off bus tour supporting Proposal 1
Grand Haven Tribune
Snyder said rejecting Proposal 1 will result in more bridge closures and deteriorating roads. Critics say it would give money to special interests. Passage of the measure would allocate nearly $300 million to schools and $90 million to local governments.
With Tuesday's election looming, road funding just one of many components of ...Holland Sentinel
Michigan's actions fuel distrustToledo Blade

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Navy: Fewer sexual assaults in '14, but more reports - The Virginian-Pilot

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-05-01 13:05

Navy: Fewer sexual assaults in '14, but more reports
The Virginian-Pilot
The number of sailors who stepped forward to report a sexual assault was up by more than 50 percent from two years ago, while a survey of troops suggests the actual number of assaults has been cut nearly in half. In other words, fewer sailors are being ...

Jeb Bush's Three Big Challenges - NBCNews.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-05-01 13:01

NBCNews.com

Jeb Bush's Three Big Challenges
NBCNews.com
By touting his record of tax and spending cuts as governor of Florida, he's softened the opposition to him from some hard-right conservatives, who viewed Bush as way too moderate when he first entered the race. Bush's impressive success in ... While ...

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Whitney Museum opens new space in Meatpacking District Friday - amNY

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-05-01 11:41

Whitney Museum opens new space in Meatpacking District Friday
amNY
Artists, elected officials, community members, Mayor Bill de Blasio and first lady Michelle Obama cut the ribbon Thursday, completing the four-year, $760 million construction and move. The Whitney originally ... The asymmetrically designed building ...

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Clippers beat Spurs 102-96 to force Game 7 - ABC NEWS 4

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-05-01 01:01

Clippers beat Spurs 102-96 to force Game 7
ABC NEWS 4
Marco Belinelli hit two 3-pointers in the final 80 seconds, including one with 14 seconds remaining, to cut the Clippers lead to 98-96. But Jamal Crawford hit two free throws to preserve the win. The Clippers, who won for the second time in San Antonio ...

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Clippers beat Spurs 102-96 to force Game 7 - WZVN-TV

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-05-01 00:54

Clippers beat Spurs 102-96 to force Game 7
WZVN-TV
Marco Belinelli hit two 3-pointers in the final 80 seconds, including one with 14 seconds remaining, to cut the Clippers lead to 98-96. But Jamal Crawford hit two free throws to preserve the win. The Clippers, who won for the second time in San Antonio ...

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Questions, answers about plan for Detroit school district - WRAL.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-05-01 00:35

Wall Street Journal (blog)

Questions, answers about plan for Detroit school district
WRAL.com
Some lawmakers are "bailout"-weary after committing $195 million last year to prevent steeper cuts to city retiree pensions as part of the city's bankruptcy exit. However, Snyder has some leverage with lawmakers. He says much of the Detroit school ...
Michigan Governor Wants Overhaul of Troubled Detroit SchoolsNew York Times
Two More for 2016? Kasich, Snyder Would Bring Heterodoxy to the MixWall Street Journal (blog)

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