Whitmer Says Anti-Lockdown Protests 'Depicted Some of the Worst Racism'
"We've lost in the last 24 hours almost the same number of Americans that were killed on 9/11," the governor pointed out.
Dr. Birx Says Large Anti-Lockdown Protests Are 'Devastatingly Worrisome'
"We need to protect each other at the same time we're voicing our discontent," Birx, who is leading the White House coronavirus response team, said.
Michigan Legislature Grants Authority to File New Lawsuit Against Governor
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has accused Republicans of "putting their heads in the sand and putting more lives and livelihoods at risk."
Michigan Governor Issues New State of Emergency, Disaster Declarations
"I remain hopeful that Republicans in the legislature will stop the partisan games and start working with me to re-engage our economy safely and responsibly," Whitmer said.
Armed Michigan Protesters Storm Capitol During Stay-at-Home Order Debate
"This kind of activity will put more people at risk, and it could mean that more people will die," said a spokesperson for Governor Whitmer Thursday.
Here's Who Voters Think Joe Biden Should Pick as His Vice President
More than a quarter of Democratic voters back Senator Elizabeth Warren to be Biden's running mate.
Michigan's Stay-At-Home Order Did Not Infringe Rights, Court Finds
The plaintiffs in the case claimed that the "mandatory quarantine," along with interstate travel restrictions listed in an earlier version of the order, violated their rights.
Michigan Announces Plan For Free College Tuition for Frontline Workers
The plan calls for providing any frontline worker without a degree the opportunity to obtain a college or technical degree tuition-free.
Protesters Forcibly Removed From Michigan Statehouse
"Hey, that's not necessary, you guys," one of the demonstrators with Michigan United for Liberty can be heard saying as her friend is dragged away.
Michigan's Governor Whitmer Sued Again Over State's Stay-At-Home Order
Whitmer's divisive "Stay Home, Stay Safe" executive order is due to end on May 15.
MD Governor: Hundreds of Calls Came in After Trump's Disinfectant Remarks
Trump has claimed that his remarks about injecting disinfectant were "sarcastic."
Michigan Governor Extends Stay-Home Order to May 15
Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced Friday the extension of the state's stay-at-home order until May 15.
Michigan Republicans Gear Up for Battle Over Potential Lockdown Extension
"We have work yet to do," Whitmer told MSNBC on Thursday while discussing the possible stay-at-home order extension. "We are still not out of the woods."
MI Gov On VP Speculation: 'The Job That I Want Is the One That I Have'
"I worked for two years to become the governor of the state of Michigan," Whitmer said.
Americans Trust Fauci, Governors Over Trump on Coronavirus, Polls Show
A series of recent polls found that most Americans trust their governors far more than President Trump when it comes to whether to retain social distancing measures, but National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Disease Director Dr. Anthony Fauci is a more trusted figure than even both of them.
Michigan Governor Wants to Extend Stay-at-Home Order Despite Protests
"We will likely need another short-term extension of the Stay Home, Stay Safe order," Whitmer said at a Wednesday news briefing.
Under Fire, Michigan Governor Pulls Coronavirus Contract From Consultancy
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer cancelled the contract with Great Lakes Community Engagement late Tuesday, after Republicans objected to the firm's connections with many Democratic candidates.
Michigan Governor Takes Pay Cut as State Tightens Budget Over Coronavirus
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said that she hoped to "lead by example" in cutting her own salary by 10 percent as the state struggles with a budget shortfall due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Majority of Michigan Residents Support Whitmer's Coronavirus Response: Poll
Only 44 percent of the Michigan survey's respondents approved of President Donald Trump's response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Michigan Governor Whitmer Says Stay at Home Order 'Absolutely Necessary'
Whitmer said the state was faced with a "unique problem" due to high number of deaths relative to its population.
GOP Governor Criticizes Trump for Encouraging State Protests
"We're sending completely conflicting messages out to the governors and to the people, as if we should ignore federal policy and federal recommendations," Governor Larry Hogan of Maryland said.
Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer Talks Trump, VP Rumors And More
"That woman from Michigan," as Donald Trump has referred to the Michigan Governor, talks frankly about the problems in her state due to COVID-19, the sexism she's faced and whether she really believes the president didn't know her name.
Michigan Governor, Under Fire Over Lockdown, Hopes to Relax Restrictions
Michigan has some of the strictest measures in place in the nation, and some residents are fed up.
What Warren, Abrams, Harris, Whitmer Have Said About Being Biden's VP
Warren and Abrams both asserted this week that they would be eager to join the presumptive Democratic nominee's ticket.
Michigan Governor Says Protest Against Stay-at-Home Order Was 'Political'
Thousands of protesters gathered near the state capitol in Lansing, Michigan to voice their opposition to the stay-at-home order issued by Whitmer in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Is Being Sued Over Stay-at-Home Order
Residents filed a lawsuit claiming the restrictions imposed by the stay-at-home order violate their constitutional rights.
Emergency Doctor Warns Costs for Masks 'Have Gone Up by 10 to 20 Times'
"The supply chain is absolutely broken," Dr. Megan Ranney said.
White House Okays Funding For Michigan National Guard to Help With Virus
"This is good news for Michiganders everywhere who are worried about COVID-19's impact on their community," Whitmer wrote Monday.
Michigan Governor Says 'We're Living Day by Day' With Medical Supplies
"We were worried on Friday about getting through the weekend," Governor Gretchen Whitmer said.
Trump Says Michigan Governor Blames 'Everyone Else for Her Own Ineptitude'
"Yet your Governor, Gretchen "Half" Whitmer is way in over her ahead, she doesn't have a clue," Trump tweeted Friday.