District: 23 (map)

Committe: Minority Leader -

Party: Republican

Previous Service: House: 123, 124 Senate: 125

2012 Ratings: MPA 6%; AFL-CIO 6%; MCV 22%; MSEA 0%; NFIB 100%; MWL 23.5%; MEA 0%

2010 Ratings: AFL-CIO 29%; NFIB 86%; SAM "A"


Phone: (207) 223-5177 (home)

Email: senatorthibodeau@aol.com

Official Website - Facebook

Address: 169 Coles Corner Rd., Winterport


2012 Election

General: Thibodeau 10,747; Curry 9,306
Primary: Unopposed
Spending: Thibodeau: $12,675.98 (Clean Elections Candidate) Curry: $21,287.22 (Clean Elections Candidate)
Endorsements: NFIB

2010 Election

General: Thibodeau 9,365; Piotti 7,903
Primary: Unopposed

2008 Election

General: Thibodeau 2,445; Yentes 2,242
Primary: Unopposed

2006 Election

General: Thibodeau 1,940; Gilbert 1,651
Primary: Selected to run by the Republican Party

In the News

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Saviello, Katz, Thibodeau re-elected to Maine state Senate - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Senate Republican Leader Michael Thibodeau defeated political newcomer Democrat Jonathan Fulford, 9,064 to 8,949, in the District 11 race. The district includes Waldo County. In area House races, Republican Gary Hilliard, of Belgrade, defeated Democrat ...

Newcomer Fulford challenges incumbent Thibodeau in Maine Senate District 11 - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
In the race for the Waldo County senate seat, Senate Republican Leader Michael Thibodeau is being challenged by Democrat newcomer Jonathan Fulford. Thibodeau, of Winterport, who was first elected as a state representative for the same community, said ...

Republicans elect new leaders for Maine Legislature - Press Herald
Sen. Michael Thibodeau, R-Winterport, center, confers with former Senate President Justin Alfond, D-Portland, left, and Sen. Troy Jackson, D-Allagash, during an August session at the State House in Augusta. Thibodeau has been elected Senate president ...and more »

Incoming Maine Senate president aims for quick resolution to recount dispute - Bangor Daily News
AUGUSTA, Maine — Incoming Senate President Mike Thibodeau, a Republican from Winterport, said Wednesday he intends to fast-track a Senate investigation into a disputed recount in the Senate District 25 election. The outcome of the disputed recount ...

Our View: Committee should get to bottom of Senate District 25 recount mess - Press Herald
The Maine Democratic Party refused to sign off on the recount, which under the state constitution sends the decision to the Maine Senate. Republican Michael Thibodeau, the incoming Senate president, will now appoint the special committee, which will ...and more »

If Maine's election rules followed, tampering with ballots is difficult - Press Herald
In addition to Long Island, the District 25 seat represents Falmouth, Cumberland, Yarmouth, Gray, Chebeague Island and part of Westbrook. Sen. Mike Thibodeau, R-Winterport, who is expected to be the next Senate president and will appoint the special ...

State House leaders offer outlook for pending Maine legislative session - Bangor Daily News
Michael Thibodeau, R-Winterport, and Rep. Ken Fredette, R-Newport, said they believe Maine voters sent a clear message last week when they re-elected Gov. Paul LePage and returned the state Senate to Republican-control. “Welfare fraud and getting a ...

Republicans lead in Maine Senate seats, Democrats may lose seats in the House - Bangor Daily News
In a rare bright spot for Democrats, it looks as if the Republican's Senate leader could be in trouble. Sen. Mike Thibodeau, R-Winterport, has been trailing his Democratic challenger, Jonathan Fulford, all night. In York County, Democrat and former ...

Split Legislature creates uncertain re-election path for Democrats in Maine ... - Bangor Daily News
Mills said she was unaware of any prospective challengers, though presumptive Senate President Mike Thibodeau of Winterport, whose new position also will be confirmed on Dec. 3, said in a written statement that Mills is likely to have a Republican ...

Recounts expected in three Maine Senate races - Press Herald
The Maine secretary of state's office says that a recount has been requested in the race for Senate District 11, where Democrat Jonathan Fulford challenged incumbent Senate Republican Leader Michael Thibodeau. Unofficial results show Thibodeau winning ...