Rick Snyder

Protesters shout and raise fists outside a Flint, Michigan, municipal building.

Flint Update: Prosecutors Examine Phone And Hard Drive of Former Governor Rick Snyder

A search warrant was executed to delve into data stored on devices used by Snyder and 66 other government officials.

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Watch Jenifer Lewis' Viral Video About Flint

“Flint ain’t fixed!”

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Michigan Seeks to Enact Nation's Strictest Rules on Water Lead Levels

The changes are a response to the ongoing Flint water crisis.

Jesse Jackson Leads National March In Flint To End Water Crisis

Michigan to Stop Distributing Free Bottled Water in Flint

Many of the city’s residents do not trust—or use—what comes out of their tap.

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Michigan State Police Head Loses 5 Days' Pay for Calling Protesting Football Players 'Degenerates'

Activists are pressing Governor Rick Snyder to fire Colonel Kriste Kibbey Etue for her Facebook comments.


Flint Advisory Board Upholds Tax Liens Against City Residents For Unpaid Water Bills

The state won’t help subsidize the city’s water, but it is allocating $4 million to defend employees who were charged for their involvement in the lead water crisis.

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette announced charges relation to the investigation into the water crisis on April 20, 2016, in Flint, Michigan. He is leading this investigation and announced new charges today.

Officials Face Involuntary Manslaughter Charges for Flint Water Crisis

“Everyone has to die of something,” said one of the accused.

Dozens of residents from Flint, Michigan, march to the officers of Gov. Rick Snyder and Attorney General Bill Schuette to deliver a message in a bottle in Lansing, Michigan, on June 13, 2017.

Flint Residents Deliver 1,000+ Empty Water Bottles to Elected Officials

Each contained a handwritten letter detailing how the water crisis has impacted a city resident.

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder stands and listens the boos of the crowd when he takes to the stage to speak before former President Barack Obama at Northwest High School about the Flint water contamination crises May 4, 2016, in Flint, Michigan.

Environmental Group Gives Michigan Governor Failing Grade for How He Handled the Flint Water Crisis

It called Governor Rick Snyder’s role in the issue “shameful.”  

The city of Flint Water Plant is illuminated by moonlight on Jan. 23, 2016, in Flint, Michigan. The state approved new funds for the city yesterday.

Despite Still Needing Filters, Flint Residents Must Start Paying Full Cost for Their Water

Those who can’t afford their bills will face shutoffs. 

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ICYMI: City Threatens to Turn Off Flint Residents' Water

Residents who don’t start paying for their lead-contaminated water will face shut-off notices this spring.

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder speaks at Northwest High School about the Flint water contamination crises May 4, 2016, in Flint, Michigan.

Michigan Governor Signs First State Legislation to Result From #FlintWaterCrisis

This bill will require municipal water systems to notify the public within three days of discovering dangerous levels of lead. 

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ICYMI: Flint Investigation Quietly Ends Without New Findings, Policy

The congressional panel highlighted the role of state officials and the EPA, but the panel’s senior Democrat wants to hold Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder accountable.

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Did the Flint Water Crisis Also Lead to a Fatal Outbreak of Legionnaires' Disease?

A Wayne State University study of more than 850 homes will confirm whether the city’s use of contaminated Flint River water sparked the outbreak that killed 12 people between 2014 and 2015.

These 3 Men Were Charged With Felonies for Flint Water Crisis

In total, they face 13 criminal charges.

Michigan Gov. to Drink Flint Water for 30 Days. Mayor is Unmoved.

“Drinking filtered water does not impress us at all,” Flint Mayor Karen Weaver said. “We need the funds because our goal has not changed, which is new pipes for the people of the city of Flint.”

Detroit Public Schools Sues State Officials for Civil Rights Violations

The board of education says the state’s emergency manager law—the same one implicated in the Flint Water Crisis—has failed Detroit’s children.

Flint Water Advisory Says Crisis is a 'Story of Government Failure'

The independent task force also applauded the citizens who forced the nation to reckon with this environmental justice issue.

Flint Update: Class-Action Lawsuit, City Secures $25 Million Loan to Replace Pipes

Flint mayor Karen Weaver: “We can’t wait.”

Officials Told Flint Residents Water Was Safe, State Bought Bottled Water for Employees

“Governor Snyder needs to explain to the people of Flint why his administration trucked water into a state building while allowing residents to drink unsafe water.”