Rick Snyder

Medicaid expansion
8:19 am
Mon June 17, 2013

State Senate could vote this week on Medicaid expansion

State Capitol - file photo
Credit Kevin Lavery, WKAR

The Michigan Senate could vote this week on a proposal to expand Medicaid coverage in the state. 

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1:56 pm
Fri June 14, 2013

Snyder wants Michigan to do more business with Isreal

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Snyder will go on a nine day investment mission to Israel with other state officials and business leaders.
LANSING - Gov. Rick Snyder leaves today for a nine-day trade mission to Israel, which he expects will lead to more jobs for Michigan. Snyder has made four earlier trade missions to Asia, Europe and Canada. This will be his first trip to Israel as governor.
7:28 am
Fri June 14, 2013

Snyder signs budget, says spending plan is "very solid"

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$9.4-billion general fund budget up 2.2% from last year
LANSING - Gov. Rick Snyder today signed a 2013-14 state budget that doesn't address two of his major priorities -- expanded Medicaid coverage and raising over $1 billion in extra revenues for repair and maintenance of state roads and bridges.
Conservatives upset with Snyder
11:04 am
Tue June 11, 2013

Tea party activists say they'll withhold support from Snyder's re-election bid

Governor Snyder - file photo
Credit WMUK

Interview with John Lindstrom

    

Several tea-party activists in Michigan are urging conservatives to sit out Governor Snyder's bid for re-election next year.  Updated with Gongwer News Service Publisher John Lindstrom

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9:40 pm
Tue June 4, 2013

Poll finds Schauer with slight lead over Snyder for governor

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Poll finds Snyder with 40% approval rating from Michigan voters
Lansing - In the first statewide poll since former U.S. Rep. Mark Schauer last week entered the 2014 race for governor, the Battle Creek Democrat barely leads Republican Gov. Rick Snyder. Public Policy Polling of Raleigh, N.C., found Schauer ahead of Snyder 42 percent to 38 percent in a telephone poll of 697 registered voters.

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