Michigan Legislature Sends More Election Bills To Gov. WhitmerThe Republican-controlled Legislature sent more election-related bills to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Thursday, this time to address inaccurate addresses and dates of birth in Michigan's voter file.
Michigan Gov. Whitmer Submits Reelection PetitionsGov. Gretchen Whitmer on Thursday submitted voter signatures to run for reelection, saying Michigan needs continued strong leadership as it emerges from tough times during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gov. Whitmer Signals Veto Of Bill To Freeze Michigan's Gasoline TaxGov. Gretchen Whitmer signaled Friday she will veto Republican-sponsored legislation that would freeze Michigan's 27-cents-per-gallon gasoline and diesel taxes for six months amid high prices at the pump.
Gov. Whitmer Travels To White House, Rallies For Passage Of CHIPS ActMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer traveled to the White House on Wednesday to seek support and funding for legislation that will boost semiconductor chip production.
Jury Picked For Alleged Plot To Kidnap Michigan Gov. WhitmerProsecutors have said the men were angry over the Democratic governor's pandemic restrictions and that they will present secret recordings and other evidence, including of a trip to check Whitmer’s vacation home and training with weapons and explosives.
Jury Selection Starts In Whitmer Kidnapping Plot TrialJury selection began Tuesday in a trial that could last more than a month in federal court in western Michigan.
A Look Into Charges At Whitmer Kidnapping Plot TrialFour members of anti-government groups are facing trial this week on federal charges accusing them in a chilling plot to abduct Michigan's Democratic governor, Gretchen Whitmer, in 2020.
Trial Next For 4 Men Accused In Whitmer Kidnapping PlotJury selection begins Tuesday in the trial of four men who are accused of conspiring to snatch Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in a stunning scheme to retaliate against her stay-home policies and other COVID-19 restrictions during the early months of the pandemic.
Alleged Whitmer Kidnap Plot Signals Violent Shift, Experts SayIn contrast to militants from before, who mostly avoided bloodshed with the horrific exception of the Oklahoma City bombing, some modern successors have taken a more radical and potentially violent turn.
Michigan Legislature Gives OK To Tax Cuts; Gov. Whitmer OpposesThe Republican-led Legislature on Thursday gave final approval to a veto-destined bill that would cut Michigan's income tax, expand tax exemptions for older people and largely restore a per-child tax credit that was eliminated a decade ago.
Michigan Gov. Whitmer Directs MDOT To Expedite Pothole RepairsGov. Gretchen Whitmer signed Executive Directive 2022-2 directing the Michigan Department of Transportation to speed up pothole repairs on state trunkline highways.
Michigan Gov. Whitmer Calling On State To Divest From Russian InvestmentsGov. Gretchen Whitmer is calling on the State of Michigan Investment Board and State Treasurer to divest Russian investments in response to the invasion of Ukraine.
Gov. Whitmer Signs Bills To Regulate Pharmacy Benefit Managers, Lower Prescription Drug CostsGov. Gretchen Whitmer on Wednesday signed bipartisan bills into law that are designed to reduce prescription drug costs by regulating pharmacy benefit managers that oversee coverage for employers, insurers and others.
2nd Guilty Plea Planned In Alleged Plot To Kidnap Michigan Gov. WhitmerA man charged in an alleged plot to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has agreed to plead guilty, according to documents filed Monday, leaving four people to face trial in March.
Michigan Giving Away Free COVID-19 Test Kits To 50,000 Households -- See If You're EligibleGov. Gretchen Whitmer and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced 250,000 COVID-19 tests will be made available to 50,000 eligible households in the city of Detroit and eight counties.