Governor Gretchen Whitmer

Whitmer on COVID: "We'll keep following the science"

16 hours ago

Despite Michigan having the highest rate of new COVID-19 infections – per capita – in the country, new restrictions to limit the spread of the disease aren’t coming. However, the decision might be more political than scientific.


Michigan’s COVID-19 mask requirement now applies to children as young as two-years old.

Benson slams GOP election package

Apr 15, 2021

Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson today (THU) slammed a Republican package of election bills.


Michigan’s top medical official appears to disagree with parts of Governor Whitmer’s response to the ongoing third wave of COVID-19 infections.

Courtesy Governor Gretchen Whitmer's Facebook Page

Michigan will go against the wishes of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention by focusing on vaccinations – instead of a lockdown - to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.