Whitmer vetoes second GOP ‘poison pill’ meant to curb pandemic powers

After 13 days, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has, as expected, vetoed the second GOP-passed bill that would have stripped her administration of epidemic powers by giving the state Legislature the authority to block them after 28 days. “Following the 1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic, the Legislature granted the then-equivalent of the Director of the Department of Health … Continue reading Whitmer vetoes second GOP ‘poison pill’ meant to curb pandemic powers