or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Rick Snyder's Public Statements

Full Name: Rick Snyder
Office: Governor (MI), Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sue; 3 Children: Jeff, Melissa, Kelsey
Birth Date: 08/19/1958
Birth Place: Battle Creek, MI
Date Title
May 1, 2012 Snyder Signs Bill Easing Municipal Access to EVIP Funds
May 1, 2012 Snyder Signs Bills Reforming Cleanup Process of Contaminated Underground Tanks
April 23, 2012 Governor, Advocates for the Blind Working to Enhance Delivery of Services
April 19, 2012 Open Burning Bill Encourages Cleaner Michigan
April 17, 2012 Governor Issues Statement of Support for Wage Fairness on 'Equal Pay Day'
April 13, 2012 Bill to Let Motorcyclists Decide Helmet Use Signed into Law
April 11, 2012 Snyder Signs Two Executive Orders on Charitable Gaming, Public Safety
April 11, 2012 Snyder Signs Two Executive Orders on Charitable Gaming, ublic safety
April 10, 2012 Snyder Signs Bill to Clarify Public Employee Definition
April 9, 2012 Snyder Commends Detroit City Council Upon Approval of Consent Agreement
April 9, 2012 Snyder Signs Bills to Transfer Ownership of Former Michigan State Fairgrounds
April 9, 2012 Snyder Signs Bills to Transfer Ownership of Former Michigan State Fairgrounds
March 30, 2012 Michigan Enters Multistate Agreement Regarding Offshore Wind Energy
March 29, 2012 Snyder Signs Bill to Allow for Courtroom Expert Testimony by Video
March 29, 2012 Michigan's 2011 Personal Income Growth Strongest in More Than a Decade
March 23, 2012 German Company to Invest $5 Million in New Kalamazoo Facility, Snyder Says
March 22, 2012 Snyder Calls State a 'Launching Pad' for Global Firms During German Visit
March 21, 2012 Calley Signs Bills Creating Fundraising License Plate to Promote Organ Donation
March 21, 2012 Snyder Continues Investment Mission by Meeting with German Auto Suppliers
March 20, 2012 Snyder Pitches Business-University Partnerships at Fraunhofer Institute in Germany
March 19, 2012 Snyder Meets with Italian Business Execs, Government Leaders on First Day of Trade Mission
March 16, 2012 Governor Signs Bill to Ensure Proper Use of Public Resources
March 16, 2012 Snyder Leading Trade Mission to Strengthen Business Relationships with Italy, Germany
March 13, 2012 Snyder Signs Bills Requiring Background Checks of Workers Who Care for Elderly
March 13, 2012 Governor Signs Bill Clarifying Role of Graduate Student Research Assistants
March 7, 2012 Governor Says 'Smart Justice' is Key to Safe Communities, Economic Growth
March 7, 2012 Snyder Signs Bill to Help Control Prescription Drug Trafficking
Feb. 26, 2012 ABC "This Week" - Transcript
Feb. 24, 2012 Snyder Issues Executive Order to Enhance Services for Blind
Feb. 24, 2012 Snyder, Lawmakers Partner to Give Highland Park Students Options
Feb. 23, 2012 Snyder Signs Bills Helping Offenders Successfully Transition Back to Society
Feb. 22, 2012 Snyder Signs Bills to Streamline Judgeships
Feb. 21, 2012 Snyder Signs Bills Allowing Dissolution of Road Commissions for More Accountability
Feb. 16, 2012 Mitt Romney Annouonces Support of Michigan Governor Rick Snyder
Feb. 16, 2012 The Detroit News - Snyder: Mitt Romney is the Best Choice
Feb. 14, 2012 Snyder Signs Bills to Protect Mourners Against Funeral Protestors
Feb. 14, 2012 Snyder Signs Bills Allowing for More Local Penalties Against "Super Drunk" Drivers
Feb. 13, 2012 Snyder: Michigan's Corporate Tax Rating Upgraded to 7th in Nation
Feb. 7, 2012 Snyder Signs Bills to Better Position Financially Troubled School Districts, Including Detroit Public Schools
Feb. 7, 2012 New Laws Enhance Minority Representation on Juries; Encourage Volunteerism
Jan. 25, 2012 Michigan Celebrates 175th Birthday
Jan. 24, 2012 Snyder Encourages President to Talk Jobs, Fiscal Responsibility, Innovation
Jan. 18, 2012 Governor: Michigan is 'Getting it Right, Getting it Done' as Reinvention Continues
Jan. 12, 2012 Governor Snyder Determines "Financial Emergency" in Highland Park Schools
Jan. 10, 2012 Snyder Pitches Michigan to Students, Feds and Auto Execs at Auto Show
Jan. 9, 2012 Snyder Issues Directive to Promote Government Technology Innovation
Dec. 22, 2011 Snyder Signs Bill Package to Help Homeowners Avoid Foreclosure
Dec. 21, 2011 Snyder Signs New Film Incentive Program, Battery Production Tax Credit Into Law
Dec. 21, 2011 Bills Enhancing Oversight of Veterans Programs Among Legislation Signed by Governor
Dec. 20, 2011 Snyder Signs Bills to Keep Michigan Citizens Warm
Back to top