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For months, petitioners have been trying to take away Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s emergency powers.
The highest court in Michigan has intervened on this issue – twice, in favor of the petitioners.
Whitmer has been one of the most authoritarian governors throughout the pandemic. Now she is finally going to lose her emergency powers.
The Washington Examiner reports:
Michigan governor to be stripped of emergency powers used for COVID-19 rules
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer will be stripped of emergency powers she used during the coronavirus pandemic after a 76-year-old law was repealed Wednesday.
The GOP-led state House followed the Senate’s lead on Wednesday in voting 60-48, largely along party lines, to support an Unlock Michigan petition seeking to eliminate the Emergency Powers of the Governor Act of 1945.
Whitmer, a Democrat, is unable to issue a veto