Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer

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Wednesday marks one year anniversary of Oxford shooting

(LANSING, Mich.) Governor Gretchen Whitmer ordered U.S. and Michigan flags to be lowered to half-staff within the State Capitol Complex and upon all public buildings and grounds across...

First Black Woman Justice appointed to Michigan Supreme Court

(LANSING, Mich.) On Tuesday, Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced that she’s appointed Kyra Harris Bolden to the Michigan Supreme Court in January 2023 to succeed Justice Bridget Mary...

Whitmer signs bill offering more financial assistance for college

(SOUTHFIELD, Mich.) Tuesday, at Lawrence Technological University, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed bipartisan legislation establishing the Michigan Achievement Scholarship, which will...

$83.8 million grant to help with affordable housing in Michigan

(LANSING, Mich.) On Wednesday, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive order establishing the Statewide Housing Partnership within the Michigan State Housing Development Authority...

Whitmer reacts to Court of Claims decision regarding abortion access

(LANSING, Mich.) Governor Gretchen Whitmer released the following statement after the Michigan Court of Claims ruled that Michigan’s extreme 1931 law banning abortions without exceptions...

Whitmer Reacts to Kidnapping Trial Verdict

(LANSING, Mich.) Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued the following statement after a guilty verdict was reached in the kidnapping trial Tuesday.   “I want to thank the prosecutors and law...