Rick Snyder

12:13 pm
Fri September 13, 2013

Snyder says announcement on 2014 election plans still months away

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When asked about a possible primary challenge, Snyder says "I believe in the Democratic process"
LANSING - Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder says he likely won't announce until early next year whether he will seek a second four-year term in 2014. Snyder, in a telephone interview from Beijing, where he is on the last day of a week-long trade mission, suggested he hasn't made a final decision.
9:42 pm
Wed September 11, 2013

Governor Rick Snyder leads in latest poll

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EPIC-MRA poll shows governor with eight-point lead over former Congressman Mark Schauer of Battle Creek
Gov. Rick Snyder has an eight-point lead on the likely Democratic candidate in the 2014 governor's race, while the top candidates in the U.S. Senate race are in a statistical tie, according to a poll released exclusively Wednesday to the Free Press and WXYZ-TV (Channel 7).
1:17 pm
Tue September 10, 2013

Lawyers agree Governor Snyder, other state officials, can be deposed as part of bankruptcy lawsuit

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Unions have sued over the state's eligibility for bankruptcy protection
U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Stephen Rhodes will oversee a hearing at 10 a.m. today that could decide the question of whether unions have the right to depose the state's governor and others prior to the Oct. 23 hearing on whether the city is eligible for bankruptcy protection.
7:54 pm
Mon September 9, 2013

State argues Snyder should not be required to testify in lawsuit over Detroit bankruptcy

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Unions wants governor and other officials to give deposition
Testimony by Gov. Rick Snyder and other state officials on Detroit's eligibility for bankruptcy is not relevant and involves privileged information, the Attorney General's office said in a document filed late Monday in advance of Tuesday's hearing on the matter. U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Stephen Rhodes at 10 a.m.
1:16 pm
Mon September 2, 2013

Snyder wants more Chinese tourism in Michigan

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Last year, Chinese tourists spent more than $100 billion in the U.S., 37 percent more than in 2011.
LANSING - The Chinese spend more on international tourism than any other country, and Michigan hopes to cash in on their growing appetite for travel. Tourism is a key focus of Gov. Rick Snyder's upcoming trade mission to Asia.