Rick Snyder

7:08 am
Mon April 14, 2014

Snyder Wants to Double Recycling in Michigan

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State officials say plan could also create nearly 13,000 jobs
Gov. Rick Snyders administration is rolling out a statewide recycling plan today to boost Michigans recycling efforts that lag well behind most of its Midwestern neighbors.
12:06 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

ACLU Considers Legal Action on Same-Sex Marriage Recognition in Michigan

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Governor Snyder says marriages were legal, but benefits not extended with court ruling appeal
LANSING, MI -- The ACLU of Michigan is considering legal action on behalf of same-sex couples who were married on Saturday after a federal judge struck down the state's ban but before an appeals court put the decision on hold. Gov.
12:17 pm
Wed March 26, 2014

Snyder Says He's Seeking Legal Advice on Same-Sex Marriage Issue

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About 300 same-sex couples were married Saturday before a federal appeals court issued a stay
Gov. Rick Snyder said he hopes the state can soon provide some clarity on the status of about 300 same-sex marriages performed in Michigan on Saturday, but he first needs to assess legal advice.
7:29 am
Wed March 26, 2014

Snyder Downplays Concerns About EAA During Visit to Battle Creek

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Two Battle Creek buildings on the state's Priority Schools list for poor student achievement
As the Legislature moved to expand a controversial school-reform district that could absorb two Battle Creek Public Schools buildings, Gov. Rick Snyder said during a visit to Battle Creek
7:18 pm
Mon March 24, 2014

Snyder Side-Steps Questions on Gay Marriage at Event in New York

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Governor says he's "not spending time on the issue"
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder said he will follow however a federal judge rules on the legality of same-sex marriages in his state, and insisted he has never taken a public position on the issue. Snyder made the comments at a Bloomberg View forum with reporters in Manhattan on Monday.