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What Michigan accomplished in 2014

January 20, 2015

When Governor Snyder delivered his 2014 State of the State address last year, he described an ambitious vision that would continue the reinvention of Michigan.

In the past year, the governor and the state legislature worked together to keep Michigan moving forward on a path to a brighter future, but our work is not yet done.  Watch tonight as Governor Snyder delivers his 2015 State of the State speech at 7 PM.  You can watch live at

As the governor prepares for his 2015 speech, let’s review what we accomplished in 2014:

Making Michigan #1 in Skilled Trades

Helping Michigan Business Grow

Helping Michiganders

Improving Public Safety

  • Improved public safety by updating the state’s public safety communications system, and increased the number of state troopers from 957 in 2011 to 1,184 in 2015.
  • Between 2011 and 2014, the Secure Cities Partnership has decreased violent crime by 20.2% in Detroit, 28.1% in Flint, 28.3% in Pontiac, and by 26.7% in Saginaw.

Conserving our Environment

Preparedness and Disaster Response

Restoring our Cities

Under the governor’s leadership, we’ve addressed problems that most thought were too difficult to solve. When Governor Snyder delivers his 2015 State of the State address tonight, he will yet again propose innovative solutions for our state’s toughest challenges in order to continue Michigan’s reinvention and provide a better quality of every for every Michigander.

Again, be sure to watch Governor Snyder’s 2015 State of the State address tonight at 7:00 PM. You can stream it live at   Join the conversation on social media using the hashtag “#MISOTS15.”