GOP lawmakers file lawsuit to gut Whitmer’s emergency powers

Michigan GOP leaders on Wednesday announced they filed a lawsuit against Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in an effort to curb her executive powers during the COVID-19 crisis. State Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey (R-Clarklake) and House Speaker Lee Chatfield (R-Levering) said their suit aims to limit Whitmer’s ability to make emergency declarations during the COVID-19 … Continue reading GOP lawmakers file lawsuit to gut Whitmer’s emergency powers