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NY Times: A Governor on Her Own, With Everything at Stake - Gretchen Whitmer for Governor69%Skip to content Gretchen Whitmer for Governor A tireless fighter for Michigan. ABOUT ACCOMPLISHMENTS Facebook page opens in new window Twitter page opens in new window Instagram page opens in new window NEWS STORE TAKE ACTION DONATE NY Times: A Governor on Her Own, With Everything at Stake Gretchen-Whitmer-2022 [DATE REMOVED] Gretchen Whitmer first heard the word “coronavirus” over the 2019 Christmas holidays from her younger sister, who a decade earlier contracted H1N1. Whitmer, just [DATE REMOVED] into office and preoccupied with her agenda for 2020, barely registered it. She was in a hurry to push forward on some of her campaign promises, like introducing an array of new education programs and repairing Michigan’s badly potholed roads. The state’s Republican lawmakers had blocked her at nearly every turn, but now, with the economy in Michigan and America booming, Whitmer had a plan to make an end-run around the Legislature by issuing $3.5 billion in bonds to help fund her projects. [DATE REMOVED] was going to be about building political momentum for that effort and gearing up for a presidential election in which Michigan, where Donald Trump won by just 10,704 votes in 2016, was again going to be an important battleground state. Whitmer was tapped to deliver the Democratic response to Trump’s annual State of the Union address on [DATE REMOVED].   Read the full article here. Prev PREVIOUS Washington Post: The turbulent rise of Gretchen Whitmer NEXT Politico: For Gretchen Whitmer, governing no matter the potential political fallout Next Recent Posts Washington Post: Michigan’s Whitmer asks White House to surge vaccines to virus hot spots as cases climb March 20, 2021 9 & 10 News: Gov. Whitmer Announces New Mass Vaccination Clinic at Ford Field [DATE REMOVED] Hour Detroit: The Surreal Life of Gretchen Whitmer [DATE REMOVED] Archives Archives Select Month [DATE REMOVED] February 2021 [DATE REMOVED] 2021 August 2020 June 2020 May 2020 April 2020 February 2020 November 2018 Facebook Twitter Instagram DONATE     TAKE ACTION HOME ABOUT ACCOMPLISHMENTS NEWS STORE TAKE ACTION PRIVACY POLICY PAID FOR BY GRETCHEN WHITMER FOR GOVERNOR, PO BOX 15282, LANSING, MI 48901 Go to Top
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Whitmer Crushes Bill Schuette in First Gubernatorial Debate - Gretchen Whitmer for Governor42%Skip to content Stand with Michigan against hate. CONTRIBUTE TODAY! X Gretchen Whitmer for Governor About Issues News Media Store DONATE POSTED ON OCTOBER 12, 2018 BY ADAM FOX-LONG Whitmer Crushes Bill Schuette in First Gubernatorial Debate GRAND RAPIDS — Eric Goldman, Campaign Manager for Gretchen Whitmer for Governor, issued the following statement on [DATE REMOVED]’s first gubernatorial debate in Grand Rapids: “Gretchen Whitmer crushed Bill Schuette [DATE REMOVED]. And it wasn’t close. No matter how hard he tries, Bill Schuette can’t hide from his record of joining nine lawsuits to rip health care away from 680,000 Michiganders and ignoring 15 complaints to his office on the Flint water crisis. [DATE REMOVED] Gretchen stayed focused on the issues that matter most to Michigan families, like finally fixing the damn roads, cleaning up our drinking water, and getting our kids the skills they need to help our kids compete for good-paying jobs, and that’s exactly what she’ll do as our next governor.” ### Share this post: Share Tweet Email Post navigation  Previous Post Black Economic Alliance endorses Gretchen Whitmer for Governor Next Post   Detroit Regional Chamber Endorses Gretchen Whitmer Over Bill Schuette for Governor Meet Gretchen Meet Garlin Issues News Volunteer Events Media Store Donate JOIN GRETCHEN Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube Medium P.O. Box 15282, Lansing MI 48901 PAID FOR BY GRETCHEN WHITMER FOR GOVERNOR, PO BOX 15282, LANSING, MI 48901
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Clean Up Our Drinking Water - Gretchen Whitmer for Governor100%Skip to content Stand with Michigan against hate. CONTRIBUTE TODAY! X Gretchen Whitmer for Governor About Issues News Media Store DONATE Clean Up Our Drinking Water HOME ISSUES CLEAN UP OUR DRINKING WATER The health of our communities and the strength of our economy depend on the fundamentals of clean air, safe water, and nutritious food. Every Michigander deserves the opportunity to be successful, starting with their health. That means protecting the air we breathe, the water we drink, and the soil in which we grow. But disparities in the quality of air and water based on where you live or on your income, have had a devastating impact on the health of our families and our kids. It is this very injustice that caused the Flint water crisis. Water is the lifeblood of our state, and the Great Lakes are at the center of it. Michigan will disproportionately suffer the impact of climate change, and rising temperatures have already done harm to our lakes, but we can change course. READ GRETCHEN’S FULL PLAN For the sake of our health, our economy, and the nearly 1,000,000 jobs in fishing, farming, and tourism that are anchored on the Great Lakes, we must act now. As Governor, I am committed to: Clean up our drinking water. As governor, I will fight to clean up Michigan’s drinking water, unlike the Snyder administration’s failures. My infrastructure plan will speed up the replacement of lead service lines across the state so every parent can turn on their tap, bathe their kids, and give them a glass at the dinner table. Protect the Great Lakes Not just for our rich heritage, their pristine beauty, or the nearly one million jobs they help generate for our state, but because it is our responsibility as the stewards of over 20% of earth’s freshwater and the groundwater that goes with it. Some of my favorite memories include swimming in the Thornapple River, fishing off the dock in Onekama with my brother and sister, and climbing the dunes on Lake Michigan. Climate change has impacted our lakes by lowering water tables and stimulating massive algae blooms. We must also do more to prevent a more aggressive spread of invasive species like Asian carp and lampreys. We in Michigan are defined by our water, and it’s up to us to protect it. Enter Michigan into the US Climate Alliance When the federal government withdrew the United States from the Climate Agreement, I called on Governor Snyder to join hundreds of mayors and a dozen governors across the nation in committing to lowering carbon emissions. He refused, but I won’t. I am committed to fighting for our air and water. To lead the world in water policy We have research universities, we have midwestern grit, and we have water. As Governor, I will bring people together to make Michigan a world leader in water policy. Relying on science, facts and truly independent studies to guide how we address the challenges of balancing our environmental impact, jobs, and the sanctity of our waterways. An oil spill in the Great Lakes would be absolutely devastating to our environment and our economy. We can’t afford to sit around and wait for disaster to strike, we need Governor Snyder and Bill Schuette to stop making excuses and announce an immediate plan to shut down Line 5. Enough is enough. If they don’t have the guts to do their jobs and take action, we’ll get it done when I’m governor. On the day I take office, I will immediately file to enjoin the easement and begin the legal process for shutting down Line 5 to protect the Great Lakes, protect our drinking water and protect Michigan jobs. Hiring impartial experts To oversee and regulate our emissions standards will ensure that scientists, and not corporate interests, are making the decisions that impact our water and air. READ GRETCHEN’S FULL PLAN DOWNLOAD THE FACT SHEET RETURN TO ISSUES Meet Gretchen Meet Garlin Issues News Volunteer Events Media Store Donate JOIN GRETCHEN Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube Medium P.O. Box 15282, Lansing MI 48901 PAID FOR BY GRETCHEN WHITMER FOR GOVERNOR, PO BOX 15282, LANSING, MI 48901
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