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Citizen's Guide - Michael Thibodeau

About

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"

Contact

Phone: (207) 223-5177 (home)

Email: senatorthibodeau@aol.com

Official Website - Facebook

Address: 169 Coles Corner Rd., Winterport

Elections

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 high court asked to weigh in on constitutionality of ranked-choice voting - Bangor Daily News
The request came from Senate President Mike Thibodeau, R-Winterport, who said on the Senate floor that he aimed to avoid a crisis in which an election decided under the new system could face a court challenge placing Maine under uncertain leadership.

The Latest: Maine alcohol bureau to have marijuana oversight - Colorado Springs Gazette
A committee of Maine lawmakers that will work to implement the rules around legal marijuana will get started this week. Maine Senate President Michael Thibodeau announced the members of the Select Committee on Marijuana Legalization Implementation ...

Maine's high court will hear case on ranked choice voting law - Press Herald
State Senate President Michael Thibodeau, R-Winterport, issued a short statement thanking the court for a quick response. “Lawmakers desperately need guidance from the court as we move forward crafting public policy in order to prevent uncertainty in ...

State senator's son dies after sliding through intersection in Franklin County - WGME
In a statement, Senate President Michael Thibodeau write "It is often said that those who serve and work for the Maine Legislature are a part of a large, extended family, and that family now shares the grief of Lisa, her husband, Blue, and their entire ...

Mainers Opposed to Trump's Education Nominee Deliver Petition to Susan Collins - MainePublic.org
Maine Republican Senate President Mike Thibodeau and Assistant Majority Leader Andre Cushing are among those who have signed on in favor. Their letter says that DeVos will empower states and parents to have greater choice in their children's ...

LePage: Maine AG 'speaks for herself' on Trump's immigration order - Bangor Daily News
... which would temporarily suspend immigration from Syria, Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen, but it was held up after a ruling last week in Washington. However, Maine law is clear that the attorney general — and not the governor — speaks ...

Marijuana and the law - Biddeford - Saco - OOB Courier
Deschambault, who is now retired, represents Senate District 32, which encompasses Alfred, Arundel, Dayton, Kennebunkport, Lyman and Biddeford, and was nominated for the committee by Maine Senate President Michael Thibodeau. Deschambault ...

I-Team: Maine lawmakers routinely use private email for public business - WGME
Senate President Mike Thibodeau uses an AOL account for his email. He said he understands under Maine law, his official email account and personal account are both subject to public records requests. But without an official record, there's no way of ...

Senate President Michael Thibodeau's Sept. 2, 2016 statement - Press Herald
I also believe it violates many aspects of the section of the Maine Constitution that addresses calling the Legislature into session. Any action taken by the Legislature would be challenged in court. “The last thing our state needs now is to have the ...

Retail pot sales still 12 months off as marijuana now legal in Maine - The Ellsworth American
Joyce Maker (R-Washington County), a Calais resident whose district includes Gouldsboro, Sullivan and Winter Harbor, were named to the committee by Senate President Michael Thibodeau (R-Waldo County). The committee was established by a joint order ...