Appeals Court Says Michigan Gyms, Fitness Centers Must Remain ClosedGyms across southeast Michigan like Jabs Gym in Birmingham were preparing to open their doors Thursday. Due to a late court ruling Wednesday night, the doors for now will, remain locked.
Michigan Will Not Move Into Phase 5 Of Gov. Whitmer's Reopening Plan This WeekDuring Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's June 17 press conference providing updates on the state's response to COVID-19, Whitmer said she hoped to move the state into Phase 5 before July 4.
Small Business Grants: Macomb County To Distribute $20M To 4,000 BusinessesMacomb County plans to distribute $20 million to small businesses.
Court of Claims Rules Governor Whitmer Exceeded Her AuthorityMichigan Court of Claims Judge Christopher Murray ruled Governor Whitmer went beyond her authority when she set out for possible felony penalties for companies who violated her emergency orders concerning workspace safety from COVID-19.
Judge Rules Gov. Whitmer’s Covid-19 Workplace Safety Penalties Were ExcessiveGovernor Gretchen Whitmer's workplace safety penalties overstepped her powers according to a new ruling.
Governor Whitmer Apologizes for Suggesting People Google How to Cut HairIn a phone interview on the Mojo In The Morning radio show, Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued an apology to hairstylists and barbers suggesting people can Google on how to cut their own hair.
Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan Barber Who Reopened Shop Despite Executive OrderA Texas hairstylist traveled to Michigan in support of Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber who reopened his shop despite Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s stay-at-home order.
Smaller Crowds Gathered At State Capitol To Protest Michigan's Stay At Home OrderProtesters stood outside in the rain voicing their opposition to Governor Gretchen Whitmer's stay at home order.
Whitmer: Protests 'Make It Likelier' Stay-At-Home Orders Will Stay In Place LongerMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Wednesday that the protests in the state's capital city against state measures meant to limit the spread of the coronavirus make it more likely that the state will have to keep restrictions in place longer.
Michigan Matters: Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Goes One-On-OneWith the COVID-19 crisis hitting Michigan hard and changing things overnight, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer took time in her first extended interview to discuss it and path forward on a special “Michigan Matters”
Trump Supports Michigan Protestors, Says Michigan Governor Should 'Talk To Them, Make A Deal'President Donald Trump tweeted Friday morning in support of Michigan protestors stating they are "very good people" and Gov. Gretchen Whitmer should "see them, talk to them, make a deal."
Michigan National Guard To Staff Food Banks In Four Communities Across The StateThe Michigan National Guard has received a request to aid Food Banks in four communities across the state, including Ann Arbor, Comstock Park, Flint, and Pontiac. Approximately 10 Michigan National Guard members will be serving at each site.
'That Governor Is Me': Gretchen Whitmer Takes On Trump As Coronavirus Cases Rise In MichiganPresident Donald Trump has lashed out at several Democratic governors who are responding to the coronavirus crisis, but his harshest words have been reserved for Michigan's Gretchen Whitmer.
AG Nessel To Michiganders: Know Your Employment RightsThe Michigan Department of Attorney General has established a Know Your Employment Rights section on the department’s website to provide information and answers to questions about the legal rights of employees and employers under the Stay Home, Stay Safe executive order.
Whitmer To Trump: 'You Said You Stand With Michigan — Prove It'Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer challenged President Donald Trump Thursday night to "prove" he stands with the state after the President criticized her for asking the federal government for more help fighting the coronavirus outbreak.