Governor Rick Snyder says he’s not slowing down during final days in office

Dec 12, 2018

LANSING, MI (MPRN)--   Governor Rick Snyder says he has no intention of interrupting the lame duck session. 

Protestors have been gathering in the state Capitol over the last few weeks. They’re frustrated with various bills that would do things like take away power from the Secretary of State and shape ballot initiatives that passed in November.

Some have called on Snyder to denounce the bills. He says that’s not how he governs, but…

“People should not expect that I’m just going to sign things or I’m just going to veto things. I take each piece of legislation seriously and I will look at it and if I believe it’s in the best public policy interests of our state, I’ll look to sign it,” he says.

Snyder also says he has no intention of slowing down during his last few weeks of office. That includes being ready to appoint members to controversial boards.