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 Senate candidate Jonathan Fulford: Investing in the majority - PenBayPilot.com
Jonathan Fulford (D-Monroe) is seeking election to the Maine Senate, where he would represent the 26 municipalities of Waldo County. He is facing incumbent Sen. Michael Thibodeau (R-Winterport). Why are you running for elected office, and why the state ...

Endorsement a mistake - Bangor Daily News
All that needs to be said is that his re-election will be disastrous for the people of Maine, especially the poor, the uninsured, the disabled, and those whose voices have never been heard by the governor. There is a place in the political world for ...and more »

A vast forthright-wing conspiracy? Mike and Cynthia make their election ... - Bangor Daily News
Cynthia: I'm game! Twenty bucks says national Republican hysteria about ebola will shine a light on how utterly unprepared and ill-equipped the Maine CDC is to handle any crisis, let alone an epidemic. Fear of four more years of ... I'm guessing Senate ...

New York, New Jersey will require Ebola quarantines - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
On the streets of New York, Michael Anderson was critical of the U.S. government and Spencer. “He's stupid, a complete idiot” for moving about in public, the longtime Manhattan resident said at Grand Central Station. “It's his responsibility when you ...

Man charged who robbed pharmacy, stole mail truck - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
BANGOR — Authorities have arrested a man they allege robbed a Guilford pharmacy in 2012 and made his escape in a stolen U.S. Postal Service truck. Michael Thompson, of Corinna, was held without bail at his initial appearance Wednesday in U.S. District ...and more »

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 ...and more »

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 ...

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 ...

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 »