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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Maine Gubernatorial Candidates At Odds Over Energy Bill - Maine Public Broadcasting
"Mr. Michaud has been part of blocking the natural gas expansion, bringing pipeline, here to our state that will provide lower-cost natural gas that's crucial to Maine's economy," says Mike Thibodeau, the Republican leader for the Maine Senate, "and I ...

This Week in Lincolnville: Could Maine be New England's Bread Basket? - PenBayPilot.com
Mike Thibodeau, Fulford's opponent in the Waldo County race, is using both cardboard/wickets and large, double sided printed signs featuring a cartoon of himself with a shovel “digging us out of the mess we're in.” Back in the day, oh, maybe 10 years ...

Local officials grill state candidates at Belfast forum, get few answers - PenBayPilot.com
Candidates for Waldo County state legislative offices at a forum at the University of Maine Hutchinson Center in Belfast, Oct. 16. (Photo by ... Michael Thibodeau (R-Winterport) traced the origins of revenue sharing cuts to the Baldacci administration ...

Augusta Lawmakers Spar Over Energy Costs - WABI
Republican lawmakers toured an Augusta printing company Thursday afternoon to learn more about the high energy costs that are crippling Maine businesses. House Republican Leader Ken Fredette and Senate Republican Leader Mike Thibodeau toured J ...

Maine's first snow shovel supplier opens for business - WCSH-TV
Despite the snowy winters in Maine, where the snow shovel is an essential part of the winter tool kit, no one actually produces snow shovels, until now. Mike Thibodeau, owner of Mt. Waldo Plastics, was thinking about a business and said, "I thought gee ...

We need the right priorities in Augusta to move Maine forward - Bangor Daily News
Good days are ahead for the state of Maine. We are blessed with abundant resources, beautiful scenery and a workforce that is second to none in the country. It is a true honor to represent my favorite corner of the state, Waldo County, in the Maine Senate.and more »

Frankfort Company Becomes First In Maine To Manufacture Snow Shovels From ... - WABI
After all, who would know more about shoveling snow than folks from Maine? “We wanted to make something consumers in Maine needed and used. Boy if you live in Maine everybody owns a snow shovel,” said Mike Thibodeau who co-owns the business ...

Vote for Davis - Bangor Daily News
On all these issues, state Sen. Mike Thibodeau of Waldo County has favored ideology over what's right for Maine, and that's why Waldo County needs Jonathan Fulford to provide new leadership in Augusta. Medicaid expansion, which Thibodeau opposes ...

Cutler points to MaineCare, Riverview in mental-health issue rollout - Portland Daily Sun
At the time, Senate Republican Leader Michael Thibodeau, R-Waldo, said budget information about spending on MaineCare, gathered during the legislative session, offered "further proof that Maine cannot afford a massive expansion in the welfare program.

Michaud unveils plan to help Maine's paper industry - Bangor Daily News
Senate Republican leader Mike Thibodeau addresses the media during a press conference with Gov. Paul LePage regarding the announcement of the Verso paper mill closure in Bucksport on Thursday outside ... Gubernatorial candidate and U.S. Rep. Mike ...