Whitmer Requests Federal Clarity On Michiganders' Rights To Seek Reproductive Healthcare In CanadaGov. Gretchen Whitmer is asking federal officials to clarify Michiganders' rights to cross the Canadian border to seek reproductive health care or prescription medication, including medication abortion.
Michigan Lawmakers OK Budget But Can't Get Deal On Tax CutsMichigan lawmakers approved a state budget early Friday that increases money for education but delayed a decision on how to cut taxes, unable to yet bridge disagreement between Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Republican legislative leaders.
Michigan Gov. Whitmer Urges Congress To Lower Healthcare CostsMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer joined 13 other governors urging Congress to reduce healthcare costs.
Whitmer Asks Michigan Supreme Court To End 'Confusion' Of Abortion Ban In StateMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is again urging the state Supreme Court to consider her lawsuit on abortion rights, citing confusion among county prosecutors and medical providers on the current status of abortion in the state.
Gov. Whitmer Files Motion Urging Michigan Supreme Court To Consider Lawsuit On Abortion RightsMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer filed a motion Friday, urging the state Supreme Court to consider her lawsuit on abortion rights.
Michigan Gov. Whitmer Urges Biden, Congress To Pause Federal Gas TaxMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is urging President Joe Biden and Congress to temporarily pause the federal gas tax amid high prices at the pump.
Whitmer Asks Biden To Declare Major Disaster In GaylordMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer asked President Joe Biden on Wednesday to declare a major disaster in Otsego County, where an EF-3 tornado struck Gaylord on May 20.
Michigan Gov. Whitmer's Name On Wisconsin Gunman's ListZach Pohl, Whitmer's deputy chief of staff, said her office was notified that her name appeared “on the Wisconsin gunman's list.”
Federal Judge Whose Son Was Killed In 2020 Calls For Better Protections After Former Wisconsin Judge KilledDays after a former Wisconsin judge was killed in his home, a federal judge whose son was killed in a similar targeted attack nearly two years ago reiterated her push to better protect the judiciary.
Whitmer Declares June As Airbag Recall Repair Month, Urges Michiganders To Check Their VehiclesGov. Gretchen Whitmer joined Check To Protect and declared June as Airbag Recall Repair Month in Michigan.
Michigan Announces $1.5 Million Tuition Giveaway, 100 Children To Receive $15,000Michigan is kicking off a $1.5 million tuition giveaway in celebration of the 35th anniversary of the Michigan Education Trust (MET), Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced Thursday.
Whitmer Signs Executive Directive On Abortion, Reproductive HealthGov. Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive directive instructing state departments and agencies not to help authorities in an investigation over abortions and must identify opportunities to increase protections for reproductive rights.
'MI Kids Back On Track' Plan Introduced To Expand Tutoring For Michigan StudentsOfficials say the proposed plan would invest $280 million of Michigan's $3 billion in additional revenue to address "unfinished learning after a tough few years with tutoring or other forms of personalized instruction before, after, or during school."
FEMA Grants Expedited Damage Assessment Request After Tornado In GaylordThe joint teams will include personnel from FEMA, the Michigan State Police, Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division (MSP/EMHSD), local governments and the U.S. Small Business Administration.
Michigan Court Seeks More From Whitmer About Abortion Ban ChallengeThe Michigan Supreme Court said Friday it wants more information from Gov. Gretchen Whitmer about her request to erase a state abortion ban from decades ago.