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Rick Snyder's Public Statements

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
Feb. 20, 2013 Snyder Issues Executive Orders to Promote Mental Health
Feb. 12, 2013 Snyder Issues Executive Order to Protect Children from Abuse and Neglect
Feb. 12, 2013 Michigan's Reinvention Should be Model for State of Union Speech, Governor Says; Snyder Urges Clear Blueprints for Jobs, Fiscal Discipline
Feb. 7, 2013 Michigan's Comeback Continues with Release of Governor's Budget Plan; Education, Health, Roads Among Investment Priorities
Feb. 6, 2013 Snyder Calls for Medicaid Expansion to Improve Health, Save Money; Greater Access to Care, Lower Business Costs Among Benefits
Jan. 30, 2013 Snyder Issues Statement on Immigration Reforms
Jan. 25, 2013 Governor declares energy emergency due to temporary U.P. propane shortage
Jan. 23, 2013 Snyder: 14 companies to invest $1.1 billion, add 4,590 jobs in state
Jan. 18, 2013 Governor applauds $31 million investment in Detroit-area transportation opportunities
Jan. 18, 2013 Gov. Snyder issues order to strengthen support for Michigan veterans
Jan. 17, 2013 Snyder signs executive order establishing Department of Insurance and Financial Services
Jan. 16, 2013 Commitment to jobs, people, good government drives Michigan's successful comeback agenda
Jan. 15, 2013 Snyder applauds Ford, Chrysler, suppliers for joining Pure Michigan Business Connect
Jan. 9, 2013 Snyder signs Erin's Law to fight sexual abuse of children
Jan. 8, 2013 Gov. Snyder signs Kelsey's Law to protect inexperienced drivers
Jan. 2, 2013 Sweeping arson reforms signed to stiffen penalties against the crime; Lt. Gov. Calley signs 49 other bills into law
Dec. 28, 2012 Snyder signs legislation protecting Michiganders' online privacy
Dec. 28, 2012 Legislation signed to protect health of pregnant women considering abortion; also issues related veto
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
Dec. 27, 2012 Governor signs good government initiatives to strengthen communities, protect taxpayers
Dec. 27, 2012 Snyder signs Organized Retail Crime Act
Dec. 21, 2012 Snyder signs bill to help veterans find jobs
Dec. 20, 2012 Snyder approves tax, regulatory reforms to drive Michigan's economic comeback
Dec. 20, 2012 Snyder signs bills to create fair, consistent recall process
Dec. 20, 2012 Snyder proclaims moment of silence on Dec. 21 to honor victims of Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy
Dec. 19, 2012 Reinventing Detroit
Dec. 18, 2012 Snyder vetoes concealed pistol bill, OKs process to streamline purchases
Dec. 14, 2012 Snyder signs bill to extend MPSERS decision deadline
Dec. 12, 2012 Let's Keep Reinventing Michigan
Dec. 11, 2012 Fox News "The O'Reilly Factor" - Transcript
Dec. 11, 2012 New Laws to Help Create More, Better Jobs by Allowing Choice on Union Membership
Dec. 10, 2012 Snyder Celebrates Detroit Diesel Expansion
Dec. 7, 2012 "Freedom to Work" and Creating More and Better Jobs in Michigan
Dec. 6, 2012 Michigan Poised to Restore Workplace Fairness and Equality for All Workers
Dec. 6, 2012 Snyder Applauds Passage of Blue Cross Blue Shield Reform
Nov. 27, 2012 Blog: A Vital Tool for Improving Education in Michigan
Oct. 17, 2012 Snyder applauds Senate for approval of Blue Cross Blue Shield reform
Oct. 15, 2012 Fox News "Your World with Cavuto" - Transcript
Oct. 15, 2012 Blog: Ziplining, Archery and More at New Adventure Center in Detroit
Oct. 9, 2012 Snyder Signs Bill to Improve State Inspections of Nursing Homes
Oct. 8, 2012 Blog: Reforming Michigan's Tax System for the Future
Oct. 8, 2012 Snyder Applauds 1,500 New GM Jobs Coming to Warren
Oct. 5, 2012 Snyder Signs Bills Ensuring Children's Chance to Recite Pledge of Allegiance
Oct. 2, 2012 Blog: Michigan's 2012 Ballot Initiatives
Oct. 1, 2012 Governor Signs FY '13 Budget Supplemental
Oct. 1, 2012 Snyder Signs VO-4 Legislation Strengthening Penalties for Repeat Felons
Sept. 28, 2012 Snyder Completes Second Trade Mission to China
Sept. 25, 2012 Blog: Detroit Free Press Confirms that Bridge Won't Cost Michigan Taxpayers
Sept. 25, 2012 Governor Promotes Michigan at Western China International Fair
Sept. 20, 2012 Governor Kicks Off China Trade Mission with Opening of Michigan China Center
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