Governor Whitmer

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In this Nov. 30, 2018 file photo, Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, nominated by President Bill Clinton, sits with fellow Supreme Court justices for a group portrait at the Supreme Court Building in Washington, Friday. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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September 18, 2020 - 11:12 pm
“ Her intellect, her razor sharp wit, and her lifetime of service to our nation made her an inspiration to millions of Americans. I know there are a lot of women who are feeling worried right now about what this means for the future of our country,” Governor Whitmer wrote.
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WWJ News
August 16, 2020 - 5:02 pm
Under a new Executive Order signed by the Governor Saturday; Michigan Department of Corrections (MDOC) must conduct testing when any prisoner enters, transfers or is released from the facility.
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August 16, 2020 - 12:09 pm
Benchmark testing will also be required early in the school year. This can be conducted online, at school, or at home. Test results would be shared with parents to help them better understand their child’s unique educational needs.
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August 15, 2020 - 4:56 pm
“This virus demands to be taken seriously. Youth will not protect you from this virus. Your political affiliation will not protect you from this virus. This virus will not go away just because we are tired of dealing with it,” Governor Whitmer said. “The only way we can put an end to this pandemic...
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Gov. Gretchen Whitmer holds a news conference (Photo: State of Michigan)
WWJ News
July 24, 2020 - 8:28 pm
The visitor restrictions apply to nursing homes, adult foster care facilities, hospice facilities, substance abuse disorder residential facilities, independent living facilities and assisted living facilities.
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Whitmer, Gretchen
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer holds a news conference (Photo: State Michigan)
WWJ News
July 08, 2020 - 9:31 am
Governor Whitmer said Michigan's test percent positivity rate is rising, and urges all residents to pick up the phone because it may be from a contact tracer.
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Gov. Gretchen Whitmer
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (Photo: State of Michigan)
WWJ News
June 12, 2020 - 10:05 pm
The community members cannot be law enforcement officers or work for law enforcement agencies.
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WWJ News
June 04, 2020 - 6:01 pm
The biggest names in Michigan politics joined in with over 2,000 protesters fighting for social justice in Detroit.
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WWJ News
June 04, 2020 - 11:25 am
The lifted restrictions include doctor's offices, hospitals, psychiatric hospitals and outpatient clinics.
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WWJ News
May 29, 2020 - 10:26 pm
Attorney General William Barr calls some of Governor Whitmer's orders "arbitrary" and says they don't all make sense.
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