Senator Pappageorge comments on the governor's recent veto of school funding.
Michigan State Senator John Pappageorge questions the governor's public claims of a commitment to school funding while at the same time striking funding from that very budget.
Other podcasts from Senator John Pappageorge
SENATOR PAPPAGEORGE NOTES THE GOVERNOR'S GOAL TO INCLUDE EVERYONE IN REBUILDING MICHIGAN, FROM THE INDIVIDUAL CITIZEN TO THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT
(Wednesday, January 18, 2012)
SENATOR JOHN PAPPAGEORGE GIVES HIS ENTHUSIASTIC SUPPORT TO THE GOVERNOR'S GOALS FOR MICHIGAN.
(Wednesday, January 19, 2011)
SENATOR PAPPAGEORGE VOTES FOR SENATE BILL 1432 TO END BRIDGE CARD USE AT CASINO ATM MACHINES.
Michigan State Senator John Pappageorge quickly gave his support to this legislation after it was discovered that $87,000 had been withdrawn from ATM machines within the past nine months in one Detroit casino alone. (Tuesday, September 21, 2010)
THE PAPPAGEORGE POLICY REPORT WITH SENATOR JOHN PAPPAGEORGE: SEPTEMBER 2010 EDITION.
Michigan State Senator John Pappageorge discusses senior citizen Services in Oakland County with
Oakland County Senior Services Coordinator Mary Probe. (Wednesday, September 08, 2010)
SENATOR PAPPAGEORGE COMMENTS ON THE GOVERNOR'S RECENT VETO OF SCHOOL FUNDING.
Michigan State Senator John Pappageorge questions the governor's public claims of a commitment to school funding while at the same time striking funding from that very budget. (Wednesday, July 21, 2010)
SENATOR PAPPAGEORGE COMMENTS ON SENATE BILL 1163: THE SCHOOL AID APPROPRIATIONS BUDGET.
Michigan State Senator John Pappageorge added an amendment to SB1163 that would take the 20J funding the governor vetoed and distribute it among all school districts in the state in order to increase per pupil funding. (Wednesday, March 24, 2010)
SENATOR PAPPAGEORGE COMMENTS ON SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION K.
Michigan State Senator John Pappageorge supports SJR K which states that no federal law shall compel any person, employer or health care provider to participate in any public or private health care system. The resolution also says that the purchase or sale of health insurance or coverage in private health care systems shall not be prohibited by federal law or rule. (Tuesday, March 16, 2010)
SENATOR PAPPAGEORGE EXPLAINS THE DIRE NEED TO FREEZE UNIONIZED PUBLIC EMPLOYEE PAY.
Michigan State Senator John Pappageorge reminds the Senate that the non unionized state employees have already had their pay frozen. (Wednesday, March 03, 2010)
SENATOR PAPPAGEOGRE COMMENTS ON LEGISLATION THAT WILL HELP TO MAKE SURE THAT THE VOTES OF ALL MEN AND WOMEN SERVING IN OUR MILITARY ARE COUNTED DURING EACH ELECTION.
Michigan State Senator John Pappageorge cites a recent study finding that an average of only 27% of military votes cast are actually counted in elections. (Tuesday, March 02, 2010)
SENATOR PAPPAGEORGE ASKS THE GOVERNOR TO USE REALISTIC AND RELIABLE REVENUE ESTIMATES IN CRAFTING HER BUDGET FOR THE COMING FISCAL YEAR.
Michigan State Senator John Pappageorge sponsored Senate Joint Resolution T which urges the governor not to put the state through another year of budget shortfalls by treating the annual revenue estimates as real money that is simply there for the taking. The resolution asks the governor to budget at 96% of estimates: an amount that has been much closer to actual revenues for the past 7 years. (Wednesday, February 10, 2010)