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49th Governor of Michigan. Proud mom.

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NEWS RELEASE: Treasury: Bottle Deposit Returns to Phase Back In https://t.co/8jSSfrjJEf #MIGov #MILeg https://t.co/xboO6NLiAy
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerTo those who have taken to the streets to peacefully protest the structural inequities Black Americans face every d… https://t.co/SRJ3yK5WsO
6/2
2020
EXCLUSIVE: 'Answer This' is a new interview series, which will kick off with U.S. governors discussing today's pres… https://t.co/lO1NyWCQjM
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerBREAKING NEWS: @GovWhitmer rescinds Safer at Home Order, moves #Michigan to Phase Four of the MI Safe Start Plan. R… https://t.co/d0542bAMkx
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerGov. Gretchen Whitmer provides update on state’s response to COVID-19 https://t.co/9X121QUZfQ
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerLet us heed the powerful words of President Obama today to ‘channel our justifiable anger into peaceful, sustained,… https://t.co/5weKHRfd4CThis is a moment that calls for empathy, humanity, and unity. We must remember our enemy is racial injustice, not o… https://t.co/TqweEoErvqThen, I joined a call with my fellow governors and the current president. President Trump told governors to ‘put… https://t.co/myLUNsLBjE[THREAD] This morning I took a few moments to read a powerful essay written by our former president, @BarackObama,… https://t.co/2UANW5guhbIn an effort to help safely reengage the economy and allow Michiganders to track potential COVID-19 symptoms, the… https://t.co/4LXdwcGkTG
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6/1
2020
Yesterday, Michigan Sheriff Chris Swanson set an example for law enforcement across the nation. I’m grateful for hi… https://t.co/7pmyPRMSRnOur collective pain is real. Our parents and grandparents gave us the peaceful tools to combat injustice with justi… https://t.co/Di2uoYMoaC
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerTo the good people of Michigan: we see you. We hear you. Your voice is what drives change now and always. All of u… https://t.co/xc391l13oL
5/31
2020
People in communities of color across the nation and right here in Michigan are feeling a sense of exhaustion and d… https://t.co/D1g5IUcVE0Today, I issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Department of Justice issuing a statement of intere… https://t.co/Sf6tniGb5fPlease continue to protest peacefully in the memory of Mr.Floyd, and be mindful of our local businesses. They are all we have.
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerWe have to hold those who are perpetuating these abhorrent actions accountable, and in the case of George Floyd, th… https://t.co/IEik2Kqh5uAs Americans, we have to stand up for what’s right. The killing of George Floyd, and the deaths of people like Ahma… https://t.co/VTSXDVlvAp
5/30
2020
The events of the last couple of weeks have really sent a clear message that black lives are under threat every sin… https://t.co/MNxlZCZgdkStay Home. Stay Safe. Save Lives. The state of Michigan (@migov) & @MichiganHHS report today, May 29, 2020, 607 new… https://t.co/mrE1QFdDYW
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerGov. Gretchen Whitmer provides update on the state’s response to COVID-19 https://t.co/Vb7aYCulzu
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5/29
2020
On the final week of #MentalHealthMonth, our Medical Director for Behavioral Health provides tips to help Michigan'… https://t.co/1XA7JvfY6c
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerStay Home. Stay Safe. Save Lives. @MichiganHHS reports today, May 28, 2020, 406 new COVID-19 cases & 38* deaths. Fo… https://t.co/PvQd4DgFET
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerGovernor Whitmer provides update on state’s response to COVID-19. https://t.co/mCK0siH8uI
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerHow is #Michigan slowing the spread of #COVID19? It’s a simple three-part strategy that has been used by public hea… https://t.co/DU2VSGRNv3
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5/28
2020
Stay Home. Stay Safe. Save Lives. @MichiganHHS reports today, May 27, 2020, 504 new COVID-19 cases & 68* deaths. Fo… https://t.co/is8VxC4bDE
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerNEWS RELEASE: State leaders urge residents with water bill payment concerns to contact local water departments and… https://t.co/ZgalkqCzEL
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerIf you would like to manage feelings of #COVID19 stress and anxiety through meditation, sleep, and movement exercis… https://t.co/JXjM3syHMN
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5/27
2020
Today, @GovWhitmer announced a new, online dashboard (https://t.co/zJifjYwuoQ) that illustrates COVID-19 risks & tr… https://t.co/daW3UwJ5VE
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerStay Home. Stay Safe. Save Lives. The state of Michigan (@migov) & @MichiganHHS report today, May 26, 2020, 233 new… https://t.co/HBgdhVgTeU
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerGovernor Whitmer provides update on state’s response to COVID-19 https://t.co/YkhQgUyIcN
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerHaving issues with your home energy provider? Contact the company first to try to resolve the dispute. If that does… https://t.co/LP91fvdCfy
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerIn response to the COVID-19 emergency, additional food assistance benefits have been extended through May. Househol… https://t.co/ekPbKf7gRc
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerThrough our new 'Check on MIVet' initiative, Michigan veterans will get connected to the benefits they earned for t… https://t.co/zcGYNo6MdB
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen Whitmer#ICYMI Small businesses facing financial hardship due to #COVID19 are receiving support from more than 120 of Michi… https://t.co/nxeSC2MtuY
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5/26
2020
Stay Home. Stay Safe. Save Lives. The state of Michigan (@migov) & @MichiganHHS report today, May 25 2020, 202 new… https://t.co/QYolcCXP8a
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerIn observance of Memorial Day, @MichStatePolice honors its enlisted members who’ve passed on by posting SOM flags a… https://t.co/bwQpzFJUTC
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerICYMI: @GovWhitmer has directed U.S. & #Michigan flags throughout the state of Michigan to remain lowered at half-s… https://t.co/V683IUVBAh
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerMemorial Day is a day of national awareness and reverence, honoring those Americans who died while defending our Na… https://t.co/TD6xuGRuAo
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerToday, we remember and honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving our nation. We are able to live in… https://t.co/zp9x1IdoC5
5/25
2020
Looking for a job during COVID-19? More than 2,000 companies in Michigan have a need right now. Check out the lates… https://t.co/krNL5dw2rg
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen Whitmer
5/24
2020
Eid-al-Fitr Mubarak to all who are celebrating. Please be safe and smart when gathering in groups of 10 or less to… https://t.co/WD6xXYAh61Stay Home. Stay Safe. Save Lives. @MichiganHHS reports today, May 23, 2020, 452 new COVID-19 cases & 65* deaths. Fo… https://t.co/8LfrP9bObL
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerLook local for safe, responsible outdoor adventure this holiday weekend: https://t.co/GYIEPUUXKU #MiStateParkshttps://t.co/Hwa5Vbi6NH
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerALERT: @GovWhitmer has signed an executive order that temporarily extends the expiration of watercraft registration… https://t.co/FWxbewUfFm
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerCouldn’t have said it better myself 👏 #MaskUpMichigan https://t.co/rwwpTREVmCMemorial Day weekend is upon us, and MVAA Director Zaneta Adams reminds us that "Memorial Day honors the fallen. It… https://t.co/p02s4OYj7w
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen Whitmer
5/23
2020
We wanted to make it simple for you and your family to find creative ways to celebrate Memorial Day at home, so, na… https://t.co/hqz9m1jTsYWe know that this year’s Memorial Day weekend will look a bit different than before, but there are still plenty of… https://t.co/GnIEjrWbD3Stay Home. Stay Safe. Save Lives. The state of Michigan (@migov) & @MichiganHHS report today, May 22, 2020, 403 new… https://t.co/yRjy4wze69
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerMichigan farmers are eligible for coronavirus relief payments as part of the @USDA's $16 billion Coronavirus Food A… https://t.co/OFaMKabldx
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerDid you lose your job or have your hours reduced as a result of COVID-19? Businesses across Michigan need thousands… https://t.co/gzqQx6lYjz
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerFor the most up-to-date info on state road (I, M and US routes) closures due to flooding and other incidents, go to… https://t.co/sPmsCWyJrv
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerIt feels like the perfect moment to remind @dananessel and @JocelynBenson how grateful I am for their dedication an… https://t.co/mhLejd8Xfl
5/22
2020
I will continue to do what I’ve always done: take careful, decisive actions to protect Michiganders from this unpre… https://t.co/VzzJpOG3ywGetting tested for #COVID19 is quick and easy. I had one done earlier today to demonstrate how simple it is (and do… https://t.co/INpg2ZDJN8Today, I joined volunteers and dedicated educators at Lansing School District to hand out food and supplies to loca… https://t.co/Vvh3aSaYhnMDHHS is providing free, 24/7, confidential emotional support counseling to Michiganders who call the #COVID19 hotl… https://t.co/My8ibAbpjF
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerBecause of every person who did their part to slow the spread of #COVID19, the data shows that Michigan is ready fo… https://t.co/ns2eK86kInToday, I signed executive orders to safely reengage MI’s economy that: ✅Reopen auto dealerships and retail busine… https://t.co/bgyufDewyzGovernor Whitmer provides update on state’s response to COVID-19. https://t.co/aIEt4OrIj9
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5/21
2020
Here's another helpful map with information for state and local road closures due to flooding in the @MDOT_Bay Regi… https://t.co/HxWoA9H4MI
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerStay Home. Stay Safe. Save Lives. The state of Michigan (@migov) & @MichiganHHS report today, May 20, 2020, 659 new… https://t.co/zFMzCZZJfT
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerJoin us live from Midland High School for an update on the flooding caused by dam breaches in Midland County ⬇️ https://t.co/18973Q1OKaTo receive the latest information on the flooding in Midland County, please visit and follow the resources below:… https://t.co/Ae9vGN9Lg6
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerFlooding is affecting many state roads in the Lower Peninsula. Be sure to check Mi Drive before heading out to make… https://t.co/khuUn88vEe
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen Whitmer.@GovWhitmer declared a state of emergency for @midlandcountymi after the Edenville & Sanford Dams breached. “If yo… https://t.co/TH05rXRSOe
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerGovernor Whitmer update of dam breach in Midland County https://t.co/ZViYvLgp0R
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerWe are working closely with @midlandcountymi to monitor flood conditions and help provide updates, resources, and p… https://t.co/bubOsX0ki0
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerI will issue an emergency declaration tonight to ensure officials have the resources they need to respond to the Ed… https://t.co/e1CGBGfoJl
5/20
2020
UIA customer support will call from 866-500-0017. Be sure to have that number saved in your contacts to avoid the c… https://t.co/auH54nQEQv
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerStay Home. Stay Safe. Save Lives. @MichiganHHS reports today, May 19, 2020, 435 new COVID-19 cases & 102* deaths. F… https://t.co/FpE6mfTsbH
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerMichigan now has more than 250 COVID-19 testing locations. Those with mild symptoms and those who leave home for wo… https://t.co/dk9uFVYeyZTogetherness can bring a renewed opportunity to connect, but constant togetherness during the #COVID19 pandemic can… https://t.co/FvQPyidPfs
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerDid you know children under the age of 5 had the highest undercount of any age group in the 2010 Census? You can c… https://t.co/nBTqaMKuxM
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5/19
2020
If you're struggling to pay your utility bills, help is available. https://t.co/fgAikWta5O
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerStay Home. Stay Safe. Save Lives. @MichiganHHS reports today, May 18, 2020, 773* new COVID-19 cases & 24 deaths. Fo… https://t.co/UgONilS63w
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerRead more: https://t.co/AR8bADJKN4If you’re in the UP or Traverse City area and choose to go out to a restaurant or store, please continue to do ever… https://t.co/sN3VkleUU4Today, I signed an Executive Order that loosens some restrictions in MERC Regions 6 & 8 (Upper Peninsula & Traverse… https://t.co/6kQc1hJSYIGovernor Whitmer provides update on state’s response to COVID-19 https://t.co/Ejv6Bb9JN4
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen Whitmer
5/18
2020
On Friday, I signed an Executive Order to create the Return to Learn Advisory Council. The council will provide rec… https://t.co/tBQHNu8brFStaying positive during this time means making positive choices. Enjoy more walks, more creativity and more connect… https://t.co/0f9m9wPVAp
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5/17
2020
Confidential emotional support counseling is now available 24/7 at no cost to Michiganders who call the state's… https://t.co/H8tJApHK2Y
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5/16
2020
Gov. Whitmer provides update on state’s response to COVID-19. https://t.co/kOQKotCR3U
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerOn Wednesday, the @MEDC announced the expansion of the Match on Main program - which will now allow community-based… https://t.co/WQieUsBOpT
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen Whitmer.@MichelleObama surprised @MTV @WhenWeAllVote #PromChallenge winners to announce #MTVPromathon, a night to celebrat… https://t.co/VmqgSVfrc3We all have questions right now… Who has COVID-19? When will businesses reopen? Will it be safe? As we look to reop… https://t.co/EZ3kN5nK04
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5/15
2020
Grateful to @CocaColaCo, @MakeItLabs and @MakersRespond for their donation of 65,000 plastic face shields to the st… https://t.co/rZ78aN1Q1sEvery student, no matter where they come from, has a birthright to a quality public education. Today’s settlement i… https://t.co/zVDt5ABNR5We have @GovWhitmer live 1-on-1 right now with @emilyjanelawler and she's answering your questions: https://t.co/OZ6MtKlzcq
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen Whitmer
5/14
2020
The Michigan State Police is expecting demonstrators at the Capitol tomorrow. Lieutenants Oleksyk and Robinson are… https://t.co/FNPbz6h5Cf
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerGovernor Whitmer provides update on state’s response to COVID-19. https://t.co/UMIUar2cVd
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerThe state of Michigan (@migov) to participate in federal work share program to protect workers, help address… https://t.co/qvEM0HLCcC
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerHeartbroken to hear that former MEA President Steven Cook passed away. He was a lifelong advocate for teachers and… https://t.co/ZD71whf5xBWith the help of contact tracing, Michigan can better track and reduce additional #COVID19 exposure. If you get a c… https://t.co/wWdPuZSk2n
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen Whitmer
5/13
2020
Stay Home. Stay Safe. Save Lives. @MichiganHHS reports today, May 12, 2020, 469 new COVID-19 cases & 90* deaths. Fo… https://t.co/2yPXdxTYt1
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerReminder for Michiganders: Our testing capacity for #COVIDー19 has expanded. Those with mild symptoms and essential… https://t.co/Viu0xSRYVdWhether you are an isolated senior or a concerned family member, your local Area Agency on Aging is here to help. F… https://t.co/5j1aVGKh9i
Retweeted by Governor Gretchen WhitmerCheck on MIVet aims to get Michigan veterans, Guard and Reserve members connected to benefits and services. To acce… https://t.co/sYnNPOJyfH
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5/12
2020

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