Gov. Whitmer Vetoes Bill To End Virus Rules Without Lawmakers' OKGov. Gretchen Whitmer on Wednesday again vetoed a Republican-backed bill that would have required legislative approval to extend Michigan’s COVID-19 restrictions, as cases and hospitalizations continued to rise amid increasing vaccinations.
Whitmer Vetoes Meijer Tax Break, Deferment Of Property TaxesGov. Gretchen Whitmer pocket vetoed proposed tax breaks for retail chain Meijer and separate legislation that would have let certain businesses hurt by the coronavirus pandemic defer their property tax payments without facing penalties or interest.
Whitmer Vetoes Bill To Let 1-Time DUI Offenders Clear RecordGov. Gretchen Whitmer refused to sign a bill that would have let one-time drunken drivers ask a judge to set aside their conviction, despite the measure's broad bipartisan support in the Michigan Legislature.
Gov. Whitmer Vetoes Bill That Would Limit Virus-Related OrdersThe bill “would recklessly undermine” efforts by the Department of Health and Human Services to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus, Whitmer said.