Michigan Gov. Whitmer joins bipartisan call for marijuana banking reform
On Monday, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer joined with fellow governors to call on Congressional leadership to pass the Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act, which would remove legal limitations and allow financial institutions to bank with state-licensed cannabis businesses.
DeWine and Whitmer on fighting "common enemy" during pandemic
While states have implemented varying degrees of measures to limit the spread of the coronavirus, no state has been spared. Both Whitmer and DeWine characterized the coronavirus as a "common enemy" that has united governors of neighboring states as they have pooled resources and expertise to combat the pandemic. This being a novel virus, we've learned an incredible amount. DeWine said governors across the Midwest are now working together on strategies for prioritizing which populations receive coronavirus vaccines first. Both DeWine and Whitmer were targets of extreme vitriol and threats due to the mandates they imposed to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.cbsnews.com