Budget Cuts

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Advisor To Governor: Expect Larger Class Sizes In Fall

Look for larger class sizes when school opens again in the fall.



Teachers Hold ‘Grade-In’ At The Mall

In addition to grading papers and creating lesson plans, the teachers answered questions related to the education cuts Governor Rick Snyder and the Legislature have proposed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2011

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

Detroit’s Cultural Cornerstones Could Be Next Victim To Budget Cuts

Some of Detroit’s high-profile cultural sites could be in jeopardy, as the City Council struggles with Mayor Dave Bing’s proposed budget plan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/18/2011

A good size crowd showed up to discuss the proposed cuts to education. (Credit: WWJ)

Public Meeting To Address Education Cuts In B’ham & Berkley

Some state legislators will be on hand to hear the concerns of parents and community members in Birmingham.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2011

Democrats say cuts to universities will cut important research.

Proposed 15% Funding Cuts To Universities

Democrats say it would discourage stem cell research at universities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2011

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Plans For Detroit Patent Office Shelved

Federal budget cuts are forcing plans for a patent office in Detroit to be scrapped.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2011

Teacher Layoffs, Larger Class Sizes

It’s a woe faced by nearly every metro Detroit school district, budget deficits that reach the millions. How are the schools coping?

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/13/2011

Plymouth-Canton Schools Weighing Drastic Cuts

The state’s third largest school district is considering up to $19 million dollars in budget cuts — including teacher layoffs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/06/2011

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Clock Ticks As Government Shut Down Nears

The clock is ticking on another temporary spending bill for the federal government.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/05/2011

Educators: Budget Cuts Will Be Detrimental To Future

Michigan’s state supported universities continue to urge lawmakers to reconsider a proposal from Governor Rick Snyder to take a big chunk of money from their budgets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/05/2011