YEAR IN REVIEW #13: Gov. Rick Snyder's first year in office filled with cuts, controversey

Sean Proctor/Assistant Photo Editor Governor-elect Rick Snyder walks out onto the stage to deliver his victory speech Tuesday night at the Westin-Book Cadillac hotel in downtown Detroit.

Inaugurated Jan. 2, Gov. Rick Snyder implemented a series of budget cuts and fiscal policies, some of which had a direct impact on Central Michigan University and students.