Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder issued a statement congratulating Democrat Gretchen Whitmer on her gubernatorial win on Tuesday night.
Snyder says he looks forward to working with Whitmer and her team during their transition.
Snyder said, "Michigan's future has never been brighter."
“Governor-elect Whitmer’s success means Michigan’s success. I urge all Michiganders to join me in committing to a spirit of civility, unity, collaboration, and teamwork to ensure Michigan continues on the right path toward our promising future,” he said.