Rick Snyder

Rick Snyder
Courtesy Photo / michigan.gov

The federal government has approved expanding Medicaid for kids and pregnant women affected by Flint’s water crisis.  


Tim Greimel
Courtesy Photo / housedems.com

The top Democrat in the state House is calling on Governor Rick Snyder to resign.


Bernie Sanders
Gage Skidmore / flickr.com

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders brought his campaign for the Democratic nomination for president to Flint Thursday. 


Michigan Department of Environmental Quality
State of Michigan / michigan.gov

Democrats in the state Legislature say it’s time to restore citizen oversight panels to supervise air and water programs in the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality.  


Rick Snyder
Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org

A state elections board has approved language for another petition seeking to recall Governor Rick Snyder. 


Flint Water
Michigan Public Radio Network

Governor Rick Snyder says his office will release all Flint-related emails dating back to the beginning of his administration in 2011.  


David Bullock
OccupyDetroit / youtube.com

Organizers behind six efforts to recall Governor Rick Snyder hope to get a green light from a state elections board today. 


Richard Stahler-Stolk
Eastern Michigan University / people.emich.edu

Several attempts to recall Governor Rick Snyder continue to move forward as the Flint water crisis also continues to unfold.  


Jeff Irwin
Michigan House Democrats / housedems.com

The state House is expected to vote today to spend $30 million to help Flint residents with their water bills. 


Rick Snyder
State of Michigan / michigan.gov

Governor Rick Snyder says the federal government has not been held fully accountable for its role in the Flint water crisis.   


Rick Snyder
Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org

Governor Rick Snyder’s budget proposal for the coming fiscal year pays a lot of attention to Flint’s drinking water crisis and the state’s infrastructure shortcomings.


DPS Demonstrators
Rick Pluta / MPRN

Detroit parents, teachers, and school officials were in Lansing on Tuesday to speak out on bills meant to rescue Michigan’s largest district.


Rick Snyder
State of Michigan / michigan.gov

A state elections board has approved one petition that seeks to recall Governor Rick Snyder, but rejected several others.


Free Water Flint Protest
Professor Doom / youtube.com

The Michigan Senate has adopted a $30 million emergency spending measure to help Flint residents with their water bills.  


Michigan National Guard Delivery
U.S National Guard Major Joe Cannon / flickr.com

The state House and Senate have unanimously approved an emergency spending bill to help Flint address its water crisis.  It now goes to Governor Rick Snyder’s desk.  


Curtesy photo / wikipedia

Governor Rick Snyder has scrubbed plans for an economic development trip to the Middle East, so he can remain in Michigan to deal with the Flint water crisis. 


Flint Water
Michigan Public Radio Network

The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) regional administrator is stepping down over the public health crisis in Flint. 

Federal Assistance
Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org

Governor Rick Snyder is asking the Obama Administration to change its mind and declare a major disaster in Flint.  


Email
Flickr / flickr.com

Governor Rick Snyder has released a trove of emails both to and from him regarding Flint and the city’s water crisis. 


Flint Protesters
NPR / npr.org

Governor Rick Snyder devoted most of Tuesday's State of the State speech to the Flint water crisis.  He promised to fix the problems that started while the city was under state emergency management, and he promised to do a better job of helping the public understand what went wrong. 


Rick Snyder
State of Michigan / michigan.gov

Governor Rick Snyder devoted most of his State of the State speech Tuesday night to the Flint water crisis. Rick Pluta has a report on address and the governor's plan. 


Governor Rick Synder's Sixth State Of The State Address-2016

Jan 20, 2016
Rick Snyder
NPR / npr.org

Governor Rick Snyder delivered his sixth State of the State address on Tuesday night.  As expected, the primary focus was the Flint water crisis, but the Governor did address other issues, including a call for economic and technological developments at Willow Run and an increased focus on mobility at M-City in Ann Arbor and throughout the Michigan auto industry.  You can hear the speech in its entirety here.


Michigan State Budget Office
State of Michigan / michigan.gov

A panel of state budget experts anticipates a $300 million windfall left over from the last fiscal year.  


Detroit Public Schools Logo
Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org

State lawmakers and the public could get their first look today at legislation to overhaul the Detroit Public Schools


Flint
Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org

Governor Rick Snyder and Flint Mayor Karen Weaver are set to meet on Thursday to discuss the city’s water emergency.


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