Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer is lifting the state's stay-at-home order and allowing businesses such as retail, bars, and restaurants to reopen. The stay-at-home order went into effect on March 24.
Michiganders will be spending at least an extra two weeks at home in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19. On Thursday, May 7, Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced that she is extending the state's stay at home order until May 28.
Friday morning, Trump tweeted that the protesters who showed up at the state capitol building yesterday are "very good people", and that Gov. Whitmer should "give a little" and "make a deal" to curb their anger.
On Monday, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer extended all personal protection orders to July 21, 2020, including those that were set to expire during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gov. Whitmer said in a release,
Michiganders who file for personal protection orders due to threats, stalking, and abuse should have peace of mind in their homes during the ongoing health crisis...