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 »

Thibodeau tapped to serve as Senate President in Maine - Portland Daily Sun
Incumbent and newly elected Maine state senators on Friday chose Michael Thibodeau of Winterport to serve as Senate President of the 127th Legislature. Senator Thibodeau was unopposed for the position and was elected unanimously by the Senate ...

The Right View: It's not who wins or loses, it's how they count the votes - The Forecaster
Thibodeau, who was victorious (twice) in a recount of his own race this month, said the District 25 recount “was conducted with strict, bipartisan oversight, and all Maine state statutes were followed.” Breen has also been quoted as saying, “I think it ...

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 ...

Recount affirms Mike Thibodeau won Waldo County Senate seat - Bangor Daily News
AUGUSTA, Maine — A recount conducted Friday in Augusta showed that Mike Thibodeau, the GOP's choice to be the next Maine Senate president, is the winner of a close race for the Waldo County district he has represented since 2010. Unofficial Election ...

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 ...

Libby, Thibodeau prevail in recounts of legislative ballots in Maine districts - Portland Daily Sun
Dunlap also noted that the initial apparent winner in State Senate District 11, Republican Michael Thibodeau, was declared the winner, following a recount. Libby and Patricia Gagne had both sought the seat in Lewiston. Gagne requested the recount after ...

Republican lawmakers pick Thibodeau for Senate president, restore Fredette as ... - Bangor Daily News
AUGUSTA, Maine — Legislative Republicans who convened in Augusta on Friday to name new leaders in the wake of Tuesday's elections returned familiar faces to the upper ranks of their party. Sen. Mike Thibodeau of Winterport, who has been Senate ...