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Gov. Whitmer signs executive order expediting unemployment benefits for Michiganders

Gov. Whitmer signs executive order expediting unemployment benefits for Michiganders

LANSING (WXYZ) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed Wednesday an executive order that extends and adds to the current order expanding eligibility for unemployment be [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer signs executive order exped...→

Gov. Whitmer signs executive order expediting unemployment benefits for Michiganders

Gov. Whitmer signs executive order expediting unemployment benefits for Michiganders

LANSING (WXYZ) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed Wednesday an executive order that extends and adds to the current order expanding eligibility for unemployment be [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer signs executive order exped...→

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont signed an executive order this week allowing all registered voters to vote absentee in the state’s Aug. 11 primary elections. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allo...→

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks to become Joe Biden’s VP pick

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks to become Joe Biden’s VP pick

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has confirmed she is in talks with Joe Biden’s campaign to become his running mate, as the race to join his ticket reaching an u [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks ...→

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington state has walked back its requirement that restaurants keep a “daily log” of customers when they reopen amid the coronavirus pandemic, less than a w [...] Read full article: Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order th...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced he will be extending the state’s peacetime emergency into mid-June. However, the state’s stay-at-home or [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To P...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer: Protests 'undermine' state's response to COVID-19 crisis

Michigan Gov. Whitmer: Protests 'undermine' state's response to COVID-19 crisis

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, who is charged with overseeing the critical battleground's response to the coronavirus, said the frequent protests overwhelming [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer: Protests 'undermi...→

Owosso Barber Opens Defying GOV Order

Owosso Barber Opens Defying GOV Order

Manke said he has never seen "such oppression" from a government. The barber said that after two weeks of "sitting around without a penny" from unemployment, h [...] Read full article: Owosso Barber Opens Defying GOV Order...→

Facebook Users Posting Death Threats Against Michigan Gov. Whitmer

Facebook Users Posting Death Threats Against Michigan Gov. Whitmer

Michigan's Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is being targeted with assassination threats from a head of an armed rally planned for Thursday, with members of private Faceb [...] Read full article: Facebook Users Posting Death Threats Aga...→

New York Gov. Cuomo's press conference pushed back following sign-language order

New York Gov. Cuomo's press conference pushed back following sign-language order

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s daily coronavirus press briefing has been pushed back to the early afternoon Tuesday as a judge has yet to respond to a request fr [...] Read full article: New York Gov. Cuomo's press conference p...→

Gov. Cuomo admits he was wrong to order nursing homes to accept coronavirus patients

Gov. Cuomo admits he was wrong to order nursing homes to accept coronavirus patients

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has finally admitted — tacitly and partially, anyway — the mistake that was state health chief Howard Zucker’s order that nursing homes must [...] Read full article: Gov. Cuomo admits he was wrong to order ...→

Attorney: Federal Lawsuits Getting MI Gov. Whitmer to Ease Lockdowns

Attorney: Federal Lawsuits Getting MI Gov. Whitmer to Ease Lockdowns

Robert Norton appeared on Wednesday's edition of SiriusXM's Breitbart News Daily to discuss Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's lockdown orders. Read full article: Attorney: Federal Lawsuits Getting MI Go...→

Whitmer reopens Michigan’s auto, manufacturing sectors while extending stay-at-home order

Whitmer reopens Michigan’s auto, manufacturing sectors while extending stay-at-home order

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer says auto and other manufacturing workers can return to the job next week, further easing her stay-at-home order while extending [...] Read full article: Whitmer reopens Michigan’s auto, manufac...→

Whitmer Extends Stay Home, Stay Safe Order To May 28

Whitmer Extends Stay Home, Stay Safe Order To May 28

Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an Executive Order Thursday to extend Michigan’s Stay Home, Stay Safe order to May 28. Here's what you need to know. Read full article: Whitmer Extends Stay Home, Stay Safe Ord...→

Whitmer Signs Executive Order Expediting Unemployment Benefits For Michiganders

Whitmer Signs Executive Order Expediting Unemployment Benefits For Michiganders

Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an Executive Order Wednesday, extending and building upon her earlier executive orders expanding eligibility for unemployment [...] Read full article: Whitmer Signs Executive Order Expediting...→

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas’ governor and attorney general lashed out Wednesday at a state judge who jailed a salon owner for opening her establishment amid the coronavirus crisis, [...] Read full article: Texas governor demands release of salon ...→

Gov. Newsom Chastises Rural California Counties for Defying Virus Order

Gov. Newsom Chastises Rural California Counties for Defying Virus Order

California Gov. Gavin Newsom delivered a pointed rebuke to two rural California counties that defied the state’s stay-at-home order and allowed many retail bus [...] Read full article: Gov. Newsom Chastises Rural California C...→

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Refusing to give in to stay-at-home protesters, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer told Fox News protecting residents from coronavirus is the way "I run this state [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not C...→

Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan Barber Who Reopened Shop Despite Executive Order

A Texas hairstylist traveled to Michigan in support of Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber who reopened his shop despite Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan ...→

Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theater, Defying Gov. Whitmer Stay-At-Home Order

Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theater, Defying Gov. Whitmer Stay-At-Home Order

The Capri Drive-in Theater in Branch County, Michigan, was packed on Friday evening, as moviegoers flocked in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's stay-at-home [...] Read full article: Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theate...→

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped with lawsuit over ‘drastic’ lockdown

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped with lawsuit over ‘drastic’ lockdown

Medical professionals and a patient in Michigan have filed a lawsuit against Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer as the battles grow between her and those favorin [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped w...→

Watch: MI Sheriff Dismantles Gretchen Whitmer Executive Orders

Watch: MI Sheriff Dismantles Gretchen Whitmer Executive Orders

A Michigan sheriff simply told residents why his department will not be enforcing Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's executive orders. Read full article: Watch: MI Sheriff Dismantles Gretchen Wh...→

Facebook removes groups threatening violence against Gov. Whitmer

Facebook removes groups threatening violence against Gov. Whitmer

Facebook has removed three private groups whose members were promoting violence against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and organizing rallies in Lansing in defiance of [...] Read full article: Facebook removes groups threatening viol...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’ after state GOP challenges her emergency powers

Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’ after state GOP challenges her emergency powers

Facing a lawsuit by state Republicans over her use of emergency powers during the coronavirus outbreak, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer fired back Tuesday, accu [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Expected To Announce Extension On Emergency Order

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Expected To Announce Extension On Emergency Order

The state’s peacetime emergency was set to expire on May 13. The peacetime emergency gives the governor power to issue executive orders. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Expe...→

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

A judge rules a Michigan barber can remain open despite an executive order closing all barbershops, salons, and spas. Read full article: Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain O...→

Michigan Barber reopens business despite lockdown order: Gov. Whitmer has 'no concept at all, the damage that she's doing to our state'

Michigan Barber reopens business despite lockdown order: Gov. Whitmer has 'no concept at all, the damage that she's doing to our state'

A Michigan barber, who reopened his shop last week in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s coronavirus lockdown order said on “Fox & Friends Weekend” on Sunday [...] Read full article: Michigan Barber reopens business despite...→

Gov. Whitmer extends coronavirus stay at home order to May 28

Gov. Whitmer extends coronavirus stay at home order to May 28

Looks like we're stuck inside for at least a little bit longer — including Mother's Day and Memorial Day weekend. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer extended her... Read full article: Gov. Whitmer extends coronavirus stay at...→

Gov. Whitmer Calls for Federal Aid as Michigan Faces $3B Shortfall

Gov. Whitmer Calls for Federal Aid as Michigan Faces $3B Shortfall

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is requesting federal aid to help cover a possible $3 billion shortfall the state will face due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Gov. Whitmer Calls for Federal Aid as Mi...→

Rhode Island Gov. Expects To End Coronavirus Stay-At-Home Order Friday

Rhode Island Gov. Expects To End Coronavirus Stay-At-Home Order Friday

Rhode Island is rolling out an aggressive coronavirus testing program that Gov. Gina Raimondo said Wednesday will help stamp out future outbreaks of the diseas [...] Read full article: Rhode Island Gov. Expects To End Coronav...→

On Thursday, Whitmer signed a number of executive orders that will phase more se [...]

On Thursday, Whitmer signed a number of executive orders that will phase more se [...]

On Thursday, Whitmer signed a number of executive orders that will phase more sectors of Michigan’s economy.... Thursday’s updates include: Read full article: On Thursday, Whitmer signed a number of ...→

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

President Trump said he will sign a new executive order encouraging economic development during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: New Trump executive order aims to suppor...→

Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affects Camps, Summer School

Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affects Camps, Summer School

The governor issued an executive order on Monday night that will affect summer school, day camps and residential camps. Gov. Ned Lamont’s latest executive orde [...] Read full article: Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affect...→

Gov. Walz: MN’s stay-at-home order will expire late Sunday, more businesses can reopen

Gov. Walz: MN’s stay-at-home order will expire late Sunday, more businesses can reopen

Minnesota’s stay-at-home order will expire at the end of the day Sunday and more businesses will be allowed to reopen, Gov. Tim Walz announced Wednesday. Walz [...] Read full article: Gov. Walz: MN’s stay-at-home order will ...→

Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

California Gov. Gavin Newsom's executive order that will allow every registered voter in the state to receive a mail-in ballot is a major threat to the integri [...] Read full article: Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-...→

Auto suppliers, manufacturers back online under new executive order

Auto suppliers, manufacturers back online under new executive order

Under Gov. Whitmer's new executive order, auto suppliers and those in the manufacturing sector can resume work Monday May 11 under strict safety protocols. Read full article: Auto suppliers, manufacturers back onlin...→

Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

The types of health care available with Gov. Tim Walz’s executive order to resume “elective” surgeries and procedures amid the coronavirus pandemic will vary b [...] Read full article: Is your surgery now possible under Gov. ...→

The Latest: Michigan Gov. Whitmer eases stay-at-home order

LANSING, Mich. - Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer says auto and other manufacturing workers can return to the job next week, further easing her stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: The Latest: Michigan Gov. Whitmer eases ...→

LANSING, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer held a press conference Thu [...]

LANSING, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer held a press conference Thu [...]

LANSING, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer held a press conference Thursday providing updates on the state’s response to COVID-19.... Governor Gretch [...] Read full article: LANSING, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) — Gov. Gret...→

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Last week, Metro Times spoke to people who had been waiting for weeks for their unemployment checks amid the economic shutdown due to the coronavirus... Read full article: Whitmer executive order expedites unempl...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmakers for extending coronavirus state of emergency

Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmakers for extending coronavirus state of emergency

State lawmakers in Michigan filed a lawsuit against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Wednesday to compel her to reopen the state's economy after she extended her state of [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmak...→

Gov. Whitmer turns down Detroit rapper's gift of Cartier Buffs, money will instead go to charity

Gov. Whitmer turns down Detroit rapper's gift of Cartier Buffs, money will instead go to charity

We regret to inform you that it appears Gov. "Big Gretch" Whitmer will not actually be sporting a pair of Buffs. The governor earned the... Read full article: Gov. Whitmer turns down Detroit rapper's...→

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont signed an executive order this week allowing all registered voters to vote absentee in the state’s Aug. 11 primary elections. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allo...→

On Thursday, Whitmer signed a number of executive orders that will phase more se [...]

On Thursday, Whitmer signed a number of executive orders that will phase more se [...]

On Thursday, Whitmer signed a number of executive orders that will phase more sectors of Michigan’s economy.... Thursday’s updates include: Read full article: On Thursday, Whitmer signed a number of ...→

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Refusing to give in to stay-at-home protesters, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer told Fox News protecting residents from coronavirus is the way "I run this state [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not C...→

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks to become Joe Biden’s VP pick

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks to become Joe Biden’s VP pick

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has confirmed she is in talks with Joe Biden’s campaign to become his running mate, as the race to join his ticket reaching an u [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks ...→

Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affects Camps, Summer School

Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affects Camps, Summer School

The governor issued an executive order on Monday night that will affect summer school, day camps and residential camps. Gov. Ned Lamont’s latest executive orde [...] Read full article: Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affect...→

Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theater, Defying Gov. Whitmer Stay-At-Home Order

Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theater, Defying Gov. Whitmer Stay-At-Home Order

The Capri Drive-in Theater in Branch County, Michigan, was packed on Friday evening, as moviegoers flocked in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's stay-at-home [...] Read full article: Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theate...→

Gov. Walz: MN’s stay-at-home order will expire late Sunday, more businesses can reopen

Gov. Walz: MN’s stay-at-home order will expire late Sunday, more businesses can reopen

Minnesota’s stay-at-home order will expire at the end of the day Sunday and more businesses will be allowed to reopen, Gov. Tim Walz announced Wednesday. Walz [...] Read full article: Gov. Walz: MN’s stay-at-home order will ...→

Watch: MI Sheriff Dismantles Gretchen Whitmer Executive Orders

Watch: MI Sheriff Dismantles Gretchen Whitmer Executive Orders

A Michigan sheriff simply told residents why his department will not be enforcing Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's executive orders. Read full article: Watch: MI Sheriff Dismantles Gretchen Wh...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer: Protests 'undermine' state's response to COVID-19 crisis

Michigan Gov. Whitmer: Protests 'undermine' state's response to COVID-19 crisis

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, who is charged with overseeing the critical battleground's response to the coronavirus, said the frequent protests overwhelming [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer: Protests 'undermi...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’ after state GOP challenges her emergency powers

Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’ after state GOP challenges her emergency powers

Facing a lawsuit by state Republicans over her use of emergency powers during the coronavirus outbreak, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer fired back Tuesday, accu [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’...→

Facebook Users Posting Death Threats Against Michigan Gov. Whitmer

Facebook Users Posting Death Threats Against Michigan Gov. Whitmer

Michigan's Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is being targeted with assassination threats from a head of an armed rally planned for Thursday, with members of private Faceb [...] Read full article: Facebook Users Posting Death Threats Aga...→

Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

California Gov. Gavin Newsom's executive order that will allow every registered voter in the state to receive a mail-in ballot is a major threat to the integri [...] Read full article: Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-...→

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

A judge rules a Michigan barber can remain open despite an executive order closing all barbershops, salons, and spas. Read full article: Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain O...→

Gov. Cuomo admits he was wrong to order nursing homes to accept coronavirus patients

Gov. Cuomo admits he was wrong to order nursing homes to accept coronavirus patients

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has finally admitted — tacitly and partially, anyway — the mistake that was state health chief Howard Zucker’s order that nursing homes must [...] Read full article: Gov. Cuomo admits he was wrong to order ...→

Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

The types of health care available with Gov. Tim Walz’s executive order to resume “elective” surgeries and procedures amid the coronavirus pandemic will vary b [...] Read full article: Is your surgery now possible under Gov. ...→

Whitmer reopens Michigan’s auto, manufacturing sectors while extending stay-at-home order

Whitmer reopens Michigan’s auto, manufacturing sectors while extending stay-at-home order

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer says auto and other manufacturing workers can return to the job next week, further easing her stay-at-home order while extending [...] Read full article: Whitmer reopens Michigan’s auto, manufac...→

LANSING, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer held a press conference Thu [...]

LANSING, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer held a press conference Thu [...]

LANSING, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer held a press conference Thursday providing updates on the state’s response to COVID-19.... Governor Gretch [...] Read full article: LANSING, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) — Gov. Gret...→

Gov. Whitmer Calls for Federal Aid as Michigan Faces $3B Shortfall

Gov. Whitmer Calls for Federal Aid as Michigan Faces $3B Shortfall

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is requesting federal aid to help cover a possible $3 billion shortfall the state will face due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Gov. Whitmer Calls for Federal Aid as Mi...→

Whitmer Signs Executive Order Expediting Unemployment Benefits For Michiganders

Whitmer Signs Executive Order Expediting Unemployment Benefits For Michiganders

Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an Executive Order Wednesday, extending and building upon her earlier executive orders expanding eligibility for unemployment [...] Read full article: Whitmer Signs Executive Order Expediting...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmakers for extending coronavirus state of emergency

Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmakers for extending coronavirus state of emergency

State lawmakers in Michigan filed a lawsuit against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Wednesday to compel her to reopen the state's economy after she extended her state of [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmak...→

Gov. Newsom Chastises Rural California Counties for Defying Virus Order

Gov. Newsom Chastises Rural California Counties for Defying Virus Order

California Gov. Gavin Newsom delivered a pointed rebuke to two rural California counties that defied the state’s stay-at-home order and allowed many retail bus [...] Read full article: Gov. Newsom Chastises Rural California C...→

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

President Trump said he will sign a new executive order encouraging economic development during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: New Trump executive order aims to suppor...→

Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan Barber Who Reopened Shop Despite Executive Order

A Texas hairstylist traveled to Michigan in support of Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber who reopened his shop despite Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan ...→

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington state has walked back its requirement that restaurants keep a “daily log” of customers when they reopen amid the coronavirus pandemic, less than a w [...] Read full article: Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order th...→

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped with lawsuit over ‘drastic’ lockdown

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped with lawsuit over ‘drastic’ lockdown

Medical professionals and a patient in Michigan have filed a lawsuit against Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer as the battles grow between her and those favorin [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped w...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced he will be extending the state’s peacetime emergency into mid-June. However, the state’s stay-at-home or [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To P...→

Facebook removes groups threatening violence against Gov. Whitmer

Facebook removes groups threatening violence against Gov. Whitmer

Facebook has removed three private groups whose members were promoting violence against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and organizing rallies in Lansing in defiance of [...] Read full article: Facebook removes groups threatening viol...→

Owosso Barber Opens Defying GOV Order

Owosso Barber Opens Defying GOV Order

Manke said he has never seen "such oppression" from a government. The barber said that after two weeks of "sitting around without a penny" from unemployment, h [...] Read full article: Owosso Barber Opens Defying GOV Order...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Expected To Announce Extension On Emergency Order

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Expected To Announce Extension On Emergency Order

The state’s peacetime emergency was set to expire on May 13. The peacetime emergency gives the governor power to issue executive orders. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Expe...→

New York Gov. Cuomo's press conference pushed back following sign-language order

New York Gov. Cuomo's press conference pushed back following sign-language order

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s daily coronavirus press briefing has been pushed back to the early afternoon Tuesday as a judge has yet to respond to a request fr [...] Read full article: New York Gov. Cuomo's press conference p...→

Auto suppliers, manufacturers back online under new executive order

Auto suppliers, manufacturers back online under new executive order

Under Gov. Whitmer's new executive order, auto suppliers and those in the manufacturing sector can resume work Monday May 11 under strict safety protocols. Read full article: Auto suppliers, manufacturers back onlin...→

Michigan Barber reopens business despite lockdown order: Gov. Whitmer has 'no concept at all, the damage that she's doing to our state'

Michigan Barber reopens business despite lockdown order: Gov. Whitmer has 'no concept at all, the damage that she's doing to our state'

A Michigan barber, who reopened his shop last week in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s coronavirus lockdown order said on “Fox & Friends Weekend” on Sunday [...] Read full article: Michigan Barber reopens business despite...→

Attorney: Federal Lawsuits Getting MI Gov. Whitmer to Ease Lockdowns

Attorney: Federal Lawsuits Getting MI Gov. Whitmer to Ease Lockdowns

Robert Norton appeared on Wednesday's edition of SiriusXM's Breitbart News Daily to discuss Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's lockdown orders. Read full article: Attorney: Federal Lawsuits Getting MI Go...→

The Latest: Michigan Gov. Whitmer eases stay-at-home order

LANSING, Mich. - Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer says auto and other manufacturing workers can return to the job next week, further easing her stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: The Latest: Michigan Gov. Whitmer eases ...→

Gov. Whitmer extends coronavirus stay at home order to May 28

Gov. Whitmer extends coronavirus stay at home order to May 28

Looks like we're stuck inside for at least a little bit longer — including Mother's Day and Memorial Day weekend. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer extended her... Read full article: Gov. Whitmer extends coronavirus stay at...→

Whitmer Extends Stay Home, Stay Safe Order To May 28

Whitmer Extends Stay Home, Stay Safe Order To May 28

Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an Executive Order Thursday to extend Michigan’s Stay Home, Stay Safe order to May 28. Here's what you need to know. Read full article: Whitmer Extends Stay Home, Stay Safe Ord...→

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Last week, Metro Times spoke to people who had been waiting for weeks for their unemployment checks amid the economic shutdown due to the coronavirus... Read full article: Whitmer executive order expedites unempl...→

Rhode Island Gov. Expects To End Coronavirus Stay-At-Home Order Friday

Rhode Island Gov. Expects To End Coronavirus Stay-At-Home Order Friday

Rhode Island is rolling out an aggressive coronavirus testing program that Gov. Gina Raimondo said Wednesday will help stamp out future outbreaks of the diseas [...] Read full article: Rhode Island Gov. Expects To End Coronav...→

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas’ governor and attorney general lashed out Wednesday at a state judge who jailed a salon owner for opening her establishment amid the coronavirus crisis, [...] Read full article: Texas governor demands release of salon ...→

Gov. Whitmer turns down Detroit rapper's gift of Cartier Buffs, money will instead go to charity

Gov. Whitmer turns down Detroit rapper's gift of Cartier Buffs, money will instead go to charity

We regret to inform you that it appears Gov. "Big Gretch" Whitmer will not actually be sporting a pair of Buffs. The governor earned the... Read full article: Gov. Whitmer turns down Detroit rapper's...→

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont signed an executive order this week allowing all registered voters to vote absentee in the state’s Aug. 11 primary elections. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allo...→

On Thursday, Whitmer signed a number of executive orders that will phase more se [...]

On Thursday, Whitmer signed a number of executive orders that will phase more se [...]

On Thursday, Whitmer signed a number of executive orders that will phase more sectors of Michigan’s economy.... Thursday’s updates include: Read full article: On Thursday, Whitmer signed a number of ...→

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Refusing to give in to stay-at-home protesters, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer told Fox News protecting residents from coronavirus is the way "I run this state [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not C...→

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

President Trump said he will sign a new executive order encouraging economic development during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: New Trump executive order aims to suppor...→

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks to become Joe Biden’s VP pick

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks to become Joe Biden’s VP pick

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has confirmed she is in talks with Joe Biden’s campaign to become his running mate, as the race to join his ticket reaching an u [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in talks ...→

Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan Barber Who Reopened Shop Despite Executive Order

A Texas hairstylist traveled to Michigan in support of Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber who reopened his shop despite Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan ...→

Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affects Camps, Summer School

Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affects Camps, Summer School

The governor issued an executive order on Monday night that will affect summer school, day camps and residential camps. Gov. Ned Lamont’s latest executive orde [...] Read full article: Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affect...→

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order that restaurants keep log of customers when reopening amid coronavirus

Washington state has walked back its requirement that restaurants keep a “daily log” of customers when they reopen amid the coronavirus pandemic, less than a w [...] Read full article: Washington Gov. Inslee retracts order th...→

Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theater, Defying Gov. Whitmer Stay-At-Home Order

Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theater, Defying Gov. Whitmer Stay-At-Home Order

The Capri Drive-in Theater in Branch County, Michigan, was packed on Friday evening, as moviegoers flocked in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's stay-at-home [...] Read full article: Moviegoers Pack Michigan Drive-In Theate...→

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped with lawsuit over ‘drastic’ lockdown

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped with lawsuit over ‘drastic’ lockdown

Medical professionals and a patient in Michigan have filed a lawsuit against Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer as the battles grow between her and those favorin [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer slapped w...→

Gov. Walz: MN’s stay-at-home order will expire late Sunday, more businesses can reopen

Gov. Walz: MN’s stay-at-home order will expire late Sunday, more businesses can reopen

Minnesota’s stay-at-home order will expire at the end of the day Sunday and more businesses will be allowed to reopen, Gov. Tim Walz announced Wednesday. Walz [...] Read full article: Gov. Walz: MN’s stay-at-home order will ...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced he will be extending the state’s peacetime emergency into mid-June. However, the state’s stay-at-home or [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To P...→

Watch: MI Sheriff Dismantles Gretchen Whitmer Executive Orders

Watch: MI Sheriff Dismantles Gretchen Whitmer Executive Orders

A Michigan sheriff simply told residents why his department will not be enforcing Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's executive orders. Read full article: Watch: MI Sheriff Dismantles Gretchen Wh...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer: Protests 'undermine' state's response to COVID-19 crisis

Michigan Gov. Whitmer: Protests 'undermine' state's response to COVID-19 crisis

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, who is charged with overseeing the critical battleground's response to the coronavirus, said the frequent protests overwhelming [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer: Protests 'undermi...→

Facebook removes groups threatening violence against Gov. Whitmer

Facebook removes groups threatening violence against Gov. Whitmer

Facebook has removed three private groups whose members were promoting violence against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and organizing rallies in Lansing in defiance of [...] Read full article: Facebook removes groups threatening viol...→

Owosso Barber Opens Defying GOV Order

Owosso Barber Opens Defying GOV Order

Manke said he has never seen "such oppression" from a government. The barber said that after two weeks of "sitting around without a penny" from unemployment, h [...] Read full article: Owosso Barber Opens Defying GOV Order...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’ after state GOP challenges her emergency powers

Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’ after state GOP challenges her emergency powers

Facing a lawsuit by state Republicans over her use of emergency powers during the coronavirus outbreak, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer fired back Tuesday, accu [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’...→

Facebook Users Posting Death Threats Against Michigan Gov. Whitmer

Facebook Users Posting Death Threats Against Michigan Gov. Whitmer

Michigan's Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is being targeted with assassination threats from a head of an armed rally planned for Thursday, with members of private Faceb [...] Read full article: Facebook Users Posting Death Threats Aga...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Expected To Announce Extension On Emergency Order

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Expected To Announce Extension On Emergency Order

The state’s peacetime emergency was set to expire on May 13. The peacetime emergency gives the governor power to issue executive orders. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Expe...→

Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

California Gov. Gavin Newsom's executive order that will allow every registered voter in the state to receive a mail-in ballot is a major threat to the integri [...] Read full article: Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-...→

New York Gov. Cuomo's press conference pushed back following sign-language order

New York Gov. Cuomo's press conference pushed back following sign-language order

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s daily coronavirus press briefing has been pushed back to the early afternoon Tuesday as a judge has yet to respond to a request fr [...] Read full article: New York Gov. Cuomo's press conference p...→

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

A judge rules a Michigan barber can remain open despite an executive order closing all barbershops, salons, and spas. Read full article: Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain O...→

Auto suppliers, manufacturers back online under new executive order

Auto suppliers, manufacturers back online under new executive order

Under Gov. Whitmer's new executive order, auto suppliers and those in the manufacturing sector can resume work Monday May 11 under strict safety protocols. Read full article: Auto suppliers, manufacturers back onlin...→

Gov. Cuomo admits he was wrong to order nursing homes to accept coronavirus patients

Gov. Cuomo admits he was wrong to order nursing homes to accept coronavirus patients

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has finally admitted — tacitly and partially, anyway — the mistake that was state health chief Howard Zucker’s order that nursing homes must [...] Read full article: Gov. Cuomo admits he was wrong to order ...→

Michigan Barber reopens business despite lockdown order: Gov. Whitmer has 'no concept at all, the damage that she's doing to our state'

Michigan Barber reopens business despite lockdown order: Gov. Whitmer has 'no concept at all, the damage that she's doing to our state'

A Michigan barber, who reopened his shop last week in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s coronavirus lockdown order said on “Fox & Friends Weekend” on Sunday [...] Read full article: Michigan Barber reopens business despite...→

Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

The types of health care available with Gov. Tim Walz’s executive order to resume “elective” surgeries and procedures amid the coronavirus pandemic will vary b [...] Read full article: Is your surgery now possible under Gov. ...→

Attorney: Federal Lawsuits Getting MI Gov. Whitmer to Ease Lockdowns

Attorney: Federal Lawsuits Getting MI Gov. Whitmer to Ease Lockdowns

Robert Norton appeared on Wednesday's edition of SiriusXM's Breitbart News Daily to discuss Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's lockdown orders. Read full article: Attorney: Federal Lawsuits Getting MI Go...→

The Latest: Michigan Gov. Whitmer eases stay-at-home order

LANSING, Mich. - Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer says auto and other manufacturing workers can return to the job next week, further easing her stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: The Latest: Michigan Gov. Whitmer eases ...→

Whitmer reopens Michigan’s auto, manufacturing sectors while extending stay-at-home order

Whitmer reopens Michigan’s auto, manufacturing sectors while extending stay-at-home order

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer says auto and other manufacturing workers can return to the job next week, further easing her stay-at-home order while extending [...] Read full article: Whitmer reopens Michigan’s auto, manufac...→

Gov. Whitmer extends coronavirus stay at home order to May 28

Gov. Whitmer extends coronavirus stay at home order to May 28

Looks like we're stuck inside for at least a little bit longer — including Mother's Day and Memorial Day weekend. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer extended her... Read full article: Gov. Whitmer extends coronavirus stay at...→

LANSING, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer held a press conference Thu [...]

LANSING, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer held a press conference Thu [...]

LANSING, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer held a press conference Thursday providing updates on the state’s response to COVID-19.... Governor Gretch [...] Read full article: LANSING, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) — Gov. Gret...→

Whitmer Extends Stay Home, Stay Safe Order To May 28

Whitmer Extends Stay Home, Stay Safe Order To May 28

Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an Executive Order Thursday to extend Michigan’s Stay Home, Stay Safe order to May 28. Here's what you need to know. Read full article: Whitmer Extends Stay Home, Stay Safe Ord...→

Gov. Whitmer Calls for Federal Aid as Michigan Faces $3B Shortfall

Gov. Whitmer Calls for Federal Aid as Michigan Faces $3B Shortfall

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is requesting federal aid to help cover a possible $3 billion shortfall the state will face due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Gov. Whitmer Calls for Federal Aid as Mi...→

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Last week, Metro Times spoke to people who had been waiting for weeks for their unemployment checks amid the economic shutdown due to the coronavirus... Read full article: Whitmer executive order expedites unempl...→

Whitmer Signs Executive Order Expediting Unemployment Benefits For Michiganders

Whitmer Signs Executive Order Expediting Unemployment Benefits For Michiganders

Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an Executive Order Wednesday, extending and building upon her earlier executive orders expanding eligibility for unemployment [...] Read full article: Whitmer Signs Executive Order Expediting...→

Rhode Island Gov. Expects To End Coronavirus Stay-At-Home Order Friday

Rhode Island Gov. Expects To End Coronavirus Stay-At-Home Order Friday

Rhode Island is rolling out an aggressive coronavirus testing program that Gov. Gina Raimondo said Wednesday will help stamp out future outbreaks of the diseas [...] Read full article: Rhode Island Gov. Expects To End Coronav...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmakers for extending coronavirus state of emergency

Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmakers for extending coronavirus state of emergency

State lawmakers in Michigan filed a lawsuit against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Wednesday to compel her to reopen the state's economy after she extended her state of [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmak...→

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas’ governor and attorney general lashed out Wednesday at a state judge who jailed a salon owner for opening her establishment amid the coronavirus crisis, [...] Read full article: Texas governor demands release of salon ...→

Gov. Whitmer turns down Detroit rapper's gift of Cartier Buffs, money will instead go to charity

Gov. Whitmer turns down Detroit rapper's gift of Cartier Buffs, money will instead go to charity

We regret to inform you that it appears Gov. "Big Gretch" Whitmer will not actually be sporting a pair of Buffs. The governor earned the... Read full article: Gov. Whitmer turns down Detroit rapper's...→

Gov. Newsom Chastises Rural California Counties for Defying Virus Order

Gov. Newsom Chastises Rural California Counties for Defying Virus Order

California Gov. Gavin Newsom delivered a pointed rebuke to two rural California counties that defied the state’s stay-at-home order and allowed many retail bus [...] Read full article: Gov. Newsom Chastises Rural California C...→