Rick Snyder

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More Criminals Could Have Records Erased Under New Michigan Law

Supporters say the law will help people who are currently experiencing difficulty finding a job with a felony on their record.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2015

Gov. Rick Snyder. (Getty Images/Bill Pugliano) FILE

Rick Snyder Injures Achilles Tendon, Will Wear Cast For 6 Weeks

The 56-year-old is wearing a black cast on his right foot and ankle after injuring his Achilles tendon while jogging on Wednesday on vacation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2015

Michigan State Capital Building (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

New Michigan Legislature’s Early Agenda Depends On May Vote

If voters in May approve a sales tax increase as part of a broader plan to help better fund roads, the GOP could decide there’s enough budget cushion to push an income tax cut.

97.1 The Ticket–01/10/2015

Tom Canedo, VP/GM of CBS62/CW50, Gov. Rick Snyder and Carol Cain on the "Michigan Matters" set. Snyder discusses his future on the show which airs 11:30 am Sunday on CBS 62. (credit: James C. Turner/CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive: President Snyder Or Professor Snyder?

Gov. Rick Snyder talks about his second term and the road ahead for the region and state during a far flung conversation with “Michigan Matters” host Carol Cain.

01/08/2015

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Gov. Snyder Signs Detroit Development District Bills

Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation designed to create an economic development district in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/03/2015

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images, File)

Snyder Sworn Into 2nd Term, Pledges To Not Ease Up

On a frigid and windy New Year’s Day, the 56-year-old Republican was sworn in just after noon on a platform over the Capitol steps facing downtown Lansing.

CBS Detroit–01/02/2015

Gov. Rick Snyder signing legislation. (Credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Snyder Signs Bill With $5.5 Million For Autism

Snyder has signed legislation to take $5.5 million from a state autism fund and redirect it to autism programs at universities and for autism-related family assistance services.

CBS Detroit–12/29/2014

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Gov. Snyder Vetoes BB Gun, Liquor License Bills

Gov. Rick Snyder has vetoed bills that would have loosened Michigan’s licensing restrictions on air guns and limited local governments’ freedom to set their own regulations.

CBS Detroit–12/29/2014

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Snyder Signs Bills For Drug Testing Welfare Recipients

The one-year pilot program will be used in three counties, which have not been announced. If drug use is suspected, welfare recipients or applicants are required to take a substance abuse test.

CBS Detroit–12/26/2014

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images, File)

Snyder Among Midwestern Governors With Credentials For 2016

Should he run, Snyder might join the “practical” candidates in the GOP field, such as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush.

CBS Detroit–12/26/2014

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