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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Honor Roll - Biddeford - Saco - OOB Courier
Honor roll: Tori Allen, Audrey Anderson, Zachery Baldridge, Tamisha Britton, Samuel Bullens, Michael Charles, Arleth Chavez, Nadia Dawoudi, Michael Day, Zackery Dubois, Connor Feitz, Meil'e Fox, Zachary Gibson, Austin Inkpen, Logan Ladakakos, ... High ...

Medicaid expansion fails in Maine for a third time - The State
"Our resources are extremely strapped and we only have the ability to do certain things," said Senate Republican Leader Michael Thibodeau of Winterport. "This is beyond our ability to pay." On Friday, LePage echoed Republican lawmakers' argument that ...and more »

Health care to dominate the 2014 Maine Legislature races - Morning Sentinel
“Asking people for a bigger portion of their paychecks in this economy is a bad idea,” said Senate Majority Leader Mike Thibodeau, R-Winterport, leading the party's Senate campaigns. If Republicans are to take the majority, they have lots of work to do.and more »

State Senate rejects proposal to change utility excise tax rules - Morning Sentinel
AUGUSTA - A proposal to change state law regulating where utilities pay excise taxes, which could have cost Augusta $200,000 a year in lost revenue from Central Maine Power, was voted down following strong debate in the Senate Thursday. click image to ...and more »

Get your backyard ready for family fun with the BDN Maine Garden Show - Bangor Daily News
Gabor Degre | BDN. Michael Gelzinis puts the finishing touches on the diplay by the Newport-based Central Maine Stoneworks before the judging Thursday morning. The BDN Maine Garden Show will open Friday at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.and more »

POLITICS & OTHER MISTAKES: Folly of youth - KeepMEcurrent.com
On March 20, LePage was the keynote speaker at the Environmental and Energy Technology Council of Maine's convention in Hallowell. According to news ... Michael Thibodeau of Winterport are all on the south side of 50, and all are Republicans. In fact ...

Welfare-reform votes spark clash by LePage, Democrats - Portland Daily Sun
The $1 million no-bid contract was awarded to consultant Gary Alexander to study the value of healthcare expansion in Maine. ... Senate Republican Leader Michael Thibodeau, R-Waldo, said in January, "Our Medicaid program is unsustainable as it is.and more »

Eye on Augusta: Medicaid Expansion Passes House - One Vote Short of Veto ... - Freepress Online
For the third time in a year, on Tuesday, March 18, the Maine House of Representatives passed a measure - by a vote of 97 to 49 - to accept nearly $1 billion in federal funds over the next two and a half years to provide health care coverage to about ...and more »

Maine Dems: New DNC Report: One Year Later - Same Old Party - Insurance News Net (press release)
... wrote Senate Minority Leader Michael Thibodeau (http://www.pressherald.com/news/Bill_Nemitz__Senator_s_suggestion_could_come_back_to_bite_Affordable_Care_Act_applicants_.html?pagenum=full), R- Winterport , thereby encouraging low-income ...and more »