Governor Rick Snyder

Gov. Snyder Signs Detroit ‘Grand Bargain’ Legislation
On Friday morning, Governor Rick Snyder signed legislation into law that creates the state's contribution to Detroit's "Grand Bargain" settlement. In doing so, the governor said the historic, bipartisan legislation shows all Michigan stands together in Detroit's revi…
Michigan Legislature Adjourns for Summer without Road Fix Deal
The Michigan Legislature adjourned for their summer recess on Thursday without a deal to fund fixing the state's deteriorating roads. According to WNEM, talks broke down over a proposed gradual increase to the state's gasoline tax. The plan would have allowed the 19-cents-a-gallon tax rise…
State Senate Rejects Gasoline Tax Increase to Fix Roads
A proposal to raise the state's gasoline tax as a way to improve Michigan's roads and bridges has stalled in the Senate.
According to NBC 25, senators broke early this morning (6/12) after a marathon session without passing a measure that would more than double the 19 cents a gallon tax wit…
Eight More Michigan State Police Troopers Heading to Flint
Eight more Michigan State Police Troopers are heading to Flint next week. MLive says a spokesman for Gov. Snyder said the number of troopers will increase from 46 to 54.
The move comes as Flint Emergency Manager Darnell Early announced plans to cut as many as 36 positions from the Flint Police Depart…
Snyder Signs Bill to Raise Michigan’s Minimum Wage to $9.25
Governor Rick Snyder signed bi-partisan legislation on Tuesday night that will raise Michigan's minimum wage to $9.25 an hour by 2018. When signing the legislation, Snyder said the minimum wage raise will help hard-working residents without hindering the state's improving economy...
Gov. Snyder’s Mobile Office Hours to Make Flint Area Stops
Governor Rick Snyder's Office of Constituent Services is bringing back its mobile office hours to help answer questions, address concerns, take suggestions and increase access to state government.
Snyder said "this a is a great opportunity for Michiganders to share their thoughts with r…

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