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Rick Snyder's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Rick Snyder
Office: Governor (MI), Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for Governor
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sue; 3 Children: Jeff, Melissa, Kelsey
Birth Date: 08/19/1958
Birth Place: Battle Creek, MI
Date Title
Issue Position: Healthcare Reform
July 10, 2014 Key Progress Being Made With Increased Commitment to Mental Health Issues in Michigan
July 2, 2014 Gov. Rick Snyder Signs Pharmacy, Consumer Protection, Local Government Bills
July 1, 2014 Gov. Rick Snyder Signs Legislation Increasing Access to Physical Therapy Services
June 30, 2014 Gov. Rick Snyder: Budget Reflects Focus on Making Michigan Better, Safer, Stronger
June 3, 2014 State to "Go Purple" in Recognition of Alzheimer's Awareness Month
May 14, 2014 Governor Snyder Signs Infant Safe Sleep Act
April 17, 2014 Michigan Health Endowment Fund Receives First BCBSM Payment of $100 Million
April 10, 2014 Snyder Signs Bill Improving Care for Mobile Dentistry Patients
March 20, 2014 Executive Order to Strengthen Mental Health Services in Michigan
March 12, 2014 Governor Issues Statement on Budget Supplemental
March 1, 2014 March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
Dec. 30, 2013 Snyder, Calley Highlight Shared Accomplishments of 2013 as State's Turnaround Accelerates
Dec. 23, 2013 Governor Snyder Signs Bills to Help mMake Michiganders Healthier and State Stronger
Dec. 17, 2013 Schools to Carry Epinephrine Injectors to Help Protect Students from Dangerous Food Allergies
Oct. 2, 2013 State to Go 'Pure Michigan Pink' in Recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Sept. 16, 2013 Gov. Snyder Signs Healthy Michigan Into Law, Bringing Health Care to 470,000 Michiganders
Aug. 28, 2013 Governor Snyder on Morning Joe: Detroit's Future and Healthy Michigan
Aug. 27, 2013 Snyder Commends Senate for Passage of Healthy Michigan Plan
Aug. 19, 2013 Snyder Making the Case for Healthy Michigan at Two Town Hall Meetings
Feb. 20, 2013 Snyder Issues Executive Orders to Promote Mental Health
Feb. 7, 2013 Michigan's Comeback Continues with Release of Governor's Budget Plan; Education, Health, Roads Among Investment Priorities
Dec. 28, 2012 Snyder signs consolidation of local substance abuse agencies with mental health services; also signs 29 other bills into law and vetoes three others
Oct. 9, 2012 Snyder Signs Bill to Improve State Inspections of Nursing Homes
June 28, 2012 Snyder Orders Creation of Autism Council
June 27, 2012 Snyder Issues Revise Executive Order to Enhance Services for People with Disabilities
May 8, 2012 Snyder Signs Bill Providing Medical Amnesty to Minors Seeking Alcohol Poisoning Treatment
April 23, 2012 Governor, Advocates for the Blind Working to Enhance Delivery of Services
March 21, 2012 Calley Signs Bills Creating Fundraising License Plate to Promote Organ Donation
Feb. 7, 2012 New Laws Enhance Minority Representation on Juries; Encourage Volunteerism
Jan. 18, 2012 Governor: Michigan is 'Getting it Right, Getting it Done' as Reinvention Continues
Oct. 18, 2011 Snyder Signs 200th Bill Into Law, Ends Lawmaker Lifetime Health Care Benefits
Sept. 27, 2011 Public Employee Health Insurance Reform Signed Into Law
Sept. 20, 2011 Snyder Signs Bills Ensuring Health Care Remains Available to Low-Income Residents
Sept. 14, 2011 Governor Snyder Focuses on Creating a Healthier Michigan
July 13, 2011 Snyder Signs Bill to Aid Flint Safety, Improve Quality of Health Records
June 29, 2011 Snyder Emphasizes Importance of Early Childhood Development to Success in School
June 8, 2011 Volunteer Dentistry Legislation Signed into Law
April 19, 2011 Snyder Signs Bill Allowing Doctors to Say "I'm Sorry" to Patients, Families
April 15, 2011 Snyder Statement Supporting Breast Cancer Awareness
Feb. 9, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Virginia and Florida Health Care Lawsuits
Jan. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama, Speaker Boehner, Senator Reid, Senator McConnell, Representative Pelosi and Secretary Sebelius:
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