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Gretchen Whitmer, Joe Biden meet as VP pick looms

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer traveled to Delaware last weekend to meet with Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee's first known in-person session with a potential running mate as he nears a decision.

gretchen whitmer - The Washington Times
12:46am PDT - August 9th, 2020

Whitmer Interviews for VP While Issuing Stricter Coronavirus Mandates

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer met this week with Joe Biden in Delaware as his search for a running mate comes down to the wire. | Politics

gretchen whitmer - Breitbart News
1:09pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Biden meets with Michigan's Gretchen Whitmer days before VP announcement

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer traveled to Delaware by private plane Friday evening, CBS News has learned. She met with presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden to discuss possibly being his running mate. The meeting comes on the heels of Biden's apology …

gretchen whitmer - CBS News
5:02am PDT - August 8th, 2020

Michigan Gov. Whitmer met with Biden as running mate announcement nears

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer traveled to Delaware last weekend to meet with Joe Biden, Democratic officials confirmed. She is said to be on his VP list.

gretchen whitmer - NBC News
9:10pm PDT - August 7th, 2020

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer met with Biden to discuss VP job, sources say

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has met with presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, making her one of the handful of vice presidential finalists to meet with Biden.

gretchen whitmer - CNN
6:47pm PDT - August 7th, 2020

Factbox: Biden will soon pick a running mate. Here are the front-runners - Reuters

Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Joe Biden is expected to announce his running mate ahead of his party's national convention that kicks off on Aug. 17.

gretchen whitmer - Reuters
11:48am PDT - August 7th, 2020

Karen Bass faces scrutiny as she emerges as potential VP pick

Karen Bass was mostly unknown outside of California when her name popped up as a potential running mate to presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden.

gretchen whitmer - CNN
10:47am PDT - August 7th, 2020

What you need to know about Michigan's US Senate race between Gary Peters and John James

  • Republican John James is challenging Democratic Sen. Gary Peters for US Senate in Michigan.
  • For Democrats, ensuring that Peters keeps his seat will be key to winning back the Senate majority as they play offense to defeat Republicans in seve…

    gretchen whitmer - Business Insider
    10:02am PDT - August 7th, 2020

A look at Biden's potential running mates: Stacey Abrams, Sally Yates, Michelle Lujan Grisham, and Gretchen Whitmer

Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden is expected to announce his pick for vice president next week. CBS News political correspondent Ed O'Keefe joined CBSN with more on some of the contenders: Stacey Abrams, Sally Yates, Michelle Lujan Grisham, and Gretch…

gretchen whitmer - CBS News
12:42pm PDT - August 6th, 2020

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer remains on Biden's list as running mate pick nears

As Joe Biden appears set to hold conversations with potential running mates, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is among those still under serious consideration.

gretchen whitmer - NBC News
9:52am PDT - August 6th, 2020

‘Virtue signaling her way to reelection’: Michigan governor roasted online after declaring racism ‘PUBLIC HEALTH crisis’

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer was accused of pandering to those engaged in identity politics, after she declared racism a “public health crisis” and said that everyone is plagued by unconscious bias. Read Full Article at RT.com

gretchen whitmer - RT
2:30am PDT - August 6th, 2020

‘A global pandemic was not on the radar’: Gretchen Whitmer on governing during coronavirus

Whitmer is among the Democratic governors who early in the pandemic criticized the White House for forcing states to manage on their own.

gretchen whitmer - Politico
1:30am PDT - August 5th, 2020

Michigan state senator critical of state shutdown tests positive for Covid-19

Michigan State Sen. Tom Barrett, an impassioned critic of the governor's pandemic orders, announced Sunday that he has contracted coronavirus.

gretchen whitmer - CNN
12:41pm PDT - August 3rd, 2020

As Democrat Biden's running mate search nears end, contenders jockey for position - Reuters India

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is expected to interview the finalists to be his running mate in the coming days, according to a person familiar with the process, as allies of the top contenders redoubled their efforts to push Biden toward their f…

gretchen whitmer - Reuters
8:00pm PDT - July 31st, 2020

As Democrat Biden's running mate search nears end, contenders jockey for position - Reuters

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is expected to interview the finalists to be his running mate in the coming days, according to a person familiar with the process, as allies of the top contenders redoubled their efforts to push Biden toward their f…

gretchen whitmer - Reuters
7:46pm PDT - July 31st, 2020

Michigan gov. limits indoor gatherings to 10 people & restricts bars’ operations to ‘avoid a potentially devastating 2nd wave’

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer has signed an order making it illegal for more than 10 people to gather indoors and allowing bars to service customers only outdoors, citing a major spike in coronavirus cases. Read Full Article at RT.com

gretchen whitmer - RT
10:20pm PDT - July 29th, 2020

'We can all relate to this.' Why AOC's speech on sexism struck a chord beyond Washington

AOC's speech rebuking Ted Yoho found support among women who agreed with her that there is a culture "impunity" and "acceptance" of sexist comments.

gretchen whitmer - USA Today
11:55am PDT - July 25th, 2020

Poll: Plurality of voters choose Trump over Biden on the issue of fighting crime | TheHill - The Hill

  1. Poll: Plurality of voters choose Trump over Biden on the issue of fighting crime | TheHill  The Hill
  2. Trump Blames Protests, Ignoring His Own Push To Reopen, As Virus Surges  NPR
  3. Teacher says he was fired for pro-Trump tweets, calls…

    gretchen whitmer - The Hill
    2:40pm PDT - July 23rd, 2020

Coronavirus has spurred car dealerships to go online, and it's completely transforming how vehicles are sold

  • Automobile makers have transitioned to selling their products online rather than in-person.
  • Coronavirus concerns and government shutdowns are forcing dealerships to conduct business digitally.
  • Digital retail could spark a new revolu…

    gretchen whitmer - Business Insider
    12:00pm PDT - July 22nd, 2020

New York City mayor promises court fight if Trump sends federal troops - Reuters UK

The mayor of New York City said on Tuesday he would take U.S. President Donald Trump to court if he went forward with a threat to send federal agents to help police the country's most populous city, but predicted that Trump was bluffing.

gretchen whitmer - Reuters
9:08am PDT - July 21st, 2020

Trump says he wanted to hold 'big rally' in Michigan, was told he couldn't

The president told Fox News' Chris Wallace Democrats are keeping COVID-19 measures in place to hurt him politically, including bans on rallies.

gretchen whitmer - USA Today
11:27am PDT - July 19th, 2020

Review Ordered After Michigan Judge Sends Black Teen to Juvenile Detention For Skipping Online Schoolwork

Michigan judge sparks backlash after sentencing a Black teenager to juvenile detention for skipping online schoolwork during the pandemic

gretchen whitmer - Time
11:36am PDT - July 15th, 2020

Mask Dispute at Michigan Store Leads to 1 Man Stabbed, Another Killed by Sheriff’s Deputy

A Michigan sheriff’s deputy Tuesday fatally shot a man suspected of stabbing another man who had challenged him about not wearing a mask, police said.

gretchen whitmer - Time
12:12pm PDT - July 14th, 2020

21 million Americans don't have access to safe drinking water. That can put them at higher risk of getting COVID-19.

  • 21 million people in the US don't have access to safe drinking water.
  • For them, the coronavirus pandemic forces a difficult choice: wash hands but risk exposure to toxic chemicals, or face a higher risk of getting COVID-19.
  • In Newar…

    gretchen whitmer - Business Insider
    6:11am PDT - July 12th, 2020

UPDATE 1-Trump administration pushes for schools to reopen as pandemic surges - Reuters India

President Donald Trump is pushing for schools to reopen in the fall and is hosting White House events on the topic on Tuesday, despite a steady increase in coronavirus infections across the country led by younger Americans and rising hospitalizations in many …

gretchen whitmer - Reuters
11:34am PDT - July 7th, 2020

RT @7PounderBrent: Gretchen whitmer is at Omar’s

Gubba (@nolanrocks97)
7:26am PDT - August 25th, 2019

As lawmakers return from their summer recess this week, they have one job that matters: getting a budget done. Compromise will be necessary on all sides, and the Republican leadership and Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer must iron out their differences. https://t.co/MvUr4y8YNa

The Detroit News (@detroitnews)
5:00am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Gretchen Whitmer should propose to NH State Rep. Manny Espitia

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2:43am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Gretchen whitmer is at Omar’s

Trevor Cory (@7PounderBrent)
8:20pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

#LANSING (CBS Detroit) | Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive order on Wednesday creating the Michigan Opioids Task Force, which will bring together leaders from across state government to tackle the opioid… https://t.co/S2OMRK505p

Moe Qasim (@moeqasim)
11:10am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @kimberkoz: Opinion | In sexual assault cases, Michigan universities need oversight “I implore Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and the Michigan Le…

John Nichols (@nicho047_john)
10:43am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @kimberkoz: Opinion | In sexual assault cases, Michigan universities need oversight “I implore Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and the Michigan Le…

Lisa Lorincz (@LisaLorincz)
8:36am PDT - August 24th, 2019

“Sara Spencer-Noggle becomes the first woman to serve as a judge in Isabella County after she was named by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to fill a circuit court vacancy.” @ebaerren @MPMorningSun https://t.co/NJxuNCod9P

The Feminine Sixth (@TheFeminine6th)
8:30am PDT - August 24th, 2019
A shake up by the new governor Gretchen Whitmer. Regarding Brenda R. White v EDS Care Manangement LLC And Travelers Indemnity Company ; Brenda White v Southeast Michigan Surgical Hospital And DR. Gary Docks. ( A Workers Compensation Case.) the fall out of Corruption is dangerous. https://t.co/r1SHZqwBLJ

A shake up by the new governor Gretchen Whitmer. Regarding Brenda R. White v EDS Care Manangement LLC And Travelers Indemnity Company ; Brenda White v Southeast Michigan Surgical Hospital And DR. Gary Docks. ( A Workers Compensation Case.) the fall out of Corruption is dangerous. https://t.co/r1SHZqwBLJ

Joseph White (@JosephW59849879)
8:03pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @PoliticsWolf: @JMilesColeman As @greggiroux calculated, Michigan's GOP congressional gerrymander saw Dem Gov. Gretchen Whitmer win just…

((RabbiMattDreffin)) (@frisbeerab)
7:15pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @PoliticsWolf: With a big thanks to @JMilesColeman for election results, I've calculated 2018 Senate/governor by district for my hypothe…

((RabbiMattDreffin)) (@frisbeerab)
7:15pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

Deb Dingell, Debbie Stabenow, Gretchen Whitmer and Barbara Lawrence are Michigan's leading neo-liberals. They are responsible for keeping 63 counties in Michigan on the red side of politics. https://t.co/7mLDoOEBjF

Earth is my home✍️ (@Ray_Phenicie)
7:00pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

oh my god i have the same birthday as gretchen whitmer. iconic https://t.co/kxXWQ5BVnC

McKinsey Crozier (@crozimck)
4:57pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019
Gretchen Whitmer's Dog vs. Brenda Lawrence's Dog 

Everyone wins! https://t.co/UUFZq3bEiz

Gretchen Whitmer's Dog vs. Brenda Lawrence's Dog Everyone wins! https://t.co/UUFZq3bEiz

Jason Bauer (@JasonBa17205509)
2:01pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @kimberkoz: Opinion | In sexual assault cases, Michigan universities need oversight “I implore Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and the Michigan Le…

john manly (@johnmanly)
12:38pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

If (d) Governor gretchen whitmer going to have gas taxes ever so often building a Trans State Bridge to Wisconsin could pay off the 50% of State Investment faster like that Mackinaw Bridge was paid off in 10 years instead of lifetime on gas taxes..

Brian R. McCaughrin (@MccaughrinR)
10:08am PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @JRWStormy: -New TSwift album -New Missy album -Gretchen Whitmer’s birthday -David Koch died Friday, August 23: A day that will live…

Christine Barry (@christinebarry)
8:33am PDT - August 23rd, 2019

Established by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, the panel is studying factors affecting jail populations and developing recommendations for reducing incarceration rates, promote public safety and safeguard civil rights. https://t.co/lqJdqQ0cVj

upnorthlive.com (@upnorthlive)
8:15am PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @MIGOP: The comparisons are extremely eery! Gretchen Whitmer voted with Jennifer Granholm's disastrous agenda 57% of the time. Michigan…

r (@R982507291)
12:40pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @MIGOP: "Here we go again. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is threatening to shut down state government." She is looking more like Jennifer Granh…

r (@R982507291)
12:40pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

VIDEO: House Speaker Lee Chatfield discusses today’s road funding meeting with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer https://t.co/EW3RAj5U87 https://t.co/cZy72GYnGA

Jonathan Oosting (@jonathanoosting)
11:52am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @jonathanoosting: Michigan House Speaker Lee Chatfield after roads meeting with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer: "What we’re doing is, we’re worki…

Beth LeBlanc (@DNBethLeBlanc)
11:50am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Michigan House Speaker Lee Chatfield after roads meeting with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer: "What we’re doing is, we’re working on a consensus plan" #MILEG https://t.co/sTzKbNCxnU via @detroitnews

Jonathan Oosting (@jonathanoosting)
11:44am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed an order Wednesday forming the advisory group, which will include leaders from across state government. https://t.co/v6qiJhXmpC

WTVG 13abc (@13abc)
10:30am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @jonathanoosting: Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey and House Speaker Lee Chatfield enter a private meeting with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer…

Ingrid Jacques (@Ingrid_Jacques)
8:40am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @jonathanoosting: Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey and House Speaker Lee Chatfield enter a private meeting with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer…

Kelley Root (@kelleyroot)
8:27am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @jonathanoosting: Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey and House Speaker Lee Chatfield enter a private meeting with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer…

Chad Livengood (@ChadLivengood)
8:25am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @jonathanoosting: Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey and House Speaker Lee Chatfield enter a private meeting with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer…

Sarah L. Hubbard (@S4Hubbard)
8:25am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @jonathanoosting: Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey and House Speaker Lee Chatfield enter a private meeting with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer…

Mikenzie Frost (@MikenzieFrost)
8:25am PDT - August 22nd, 2019
Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey and House Speaker Lee Chatfield enter a private meeting with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. The topic: fixing the damn roads https://t.co/0YswFtR61S

Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey and House Speaker Lee Chatfield enter a private meeting with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. The topic: fixing the damn roads https://t.co/0YswFtR61S

Jonathan Oosting (@jonathanoosting)
8:24am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @DonConklin5: #Michigan #PureMichigan its time to write & call @GovernorWhitmer and ask her what is she going to do about PFAS in Michig…

elizabet.m (@elizabetm1)
7:55am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Of course hospital administrators would spew this garbage. In MI, Gretchen Whitmer just signed a bill that after car accidents, hospitals are only allowed to charge u 2.5x what they charge Medicare patients, with an 8 yr phase in plan. It’s insane that it needs to be a law https://t.co/eKqGFuaKks

soph (@handleyzo)
7:01am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Governor Gretchen Whitmer on Twitter https://t.co/ChMjluCHAT

Sandra Alviani (@sandraalviani)
6:47am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Vera Miles 90, Robert Curl 87, Laura Claycomb 51, Gretchen Whitmer 48 Mike Yastrzemski 29 Friday.

Jacob Selzer (@jselzer62)
5:58am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer will meet with Michigan's Republican legislative leaders Thursday and expects they will “finally” place “some solutions on the table.” https://t.co/C1Cv7w9Ymk

The Detroit News (@detroitnews)
5:00am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @DonConklin5: #Michigan #PureMichigan its time to write & call @GovernorWhitmer and ask her what is she going to do about PFAS in Michig…

Don Conklin Band (@DonConklin5)
8:43pm PDT - August 21st, 2019

2028 Dem Primary should be Laura Kelly Gavin Newsom Gretchen Whitmer Roy Cooper Andrew Cuomo Newsom would take the progressive/left flank, Cuomo would be between him and Whitmer who would be the establishment liberal, and Cooper would be between her and the centrist Kelly. https://t.co/ES0L6S52HG

Mateo C. (@PoliticalMateo)
8:38pm PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @DonConklin5: #Michigan #PureMichigan its time to write & call @GovernorWhitmer and ask her what is she going to do about PFAS in Michig…

Michael's Music Blog (@MMBtheblog)
7:56pm PDT - August 21st, 2019

#Michigan #PureMichigan its time to write & call @GovernorWhitmer and ask her what is she going to do about PFAS in Michigan Water systems Contact her Governor Gretchen Whitmer P.O. Box 30013 Lansing, Michigan 48909 Phone: 517-373-3400

Don Conklin Band (@DonConklin5)
7:18pm PDT - August 21st, 2019

Several Michigan business leaders called on Governor Gretchen Whitmer and lawmakers to deliver on campaign promise of fixing the state's roads. https://t.co/lGViKg4AeN

FOX 47 News (@FOX47News)
9:00pm PDT - August 20th, 2019