Four Michigan Sheriffs Defy Governor Whitmer for ‘Overstepping Her Executive Authority’

Cars blocking Michigan state capitol, Youtube
image_pdf
  • Save
image_print
  • Save
Thousands of citizens in their cars blocked the road to the capitol in Lansing, Michigan in response to Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s executive orders for stay-at-home lockdown that has caused mass unemployment. She also banned the sale of what she called “non-essential” items. Sheriffs Mike Borkovich, Ted Schendel, Ken Falk, and Kim Cole released a press statement detailing what they said was their decision to place their oath to the Constitution above Whitmer’s edicts that they said overstepped her executive authority. The sheriffs wrote, “Our focus needs to be on reopening our counties and getting people back to work.” -GEG

A group of sheriffs announced they will not enforce some of Democratic Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s executive orders on the same day thousands rallied against state-mandated shelter-in-place orders outside the state Capitol in Lansing.

Sheriffs Mike Borkovich, Ted Schendel, Ken Falk, and Kim Cole of Michigan’s 101st District released a press statement Wednesday afternoon detailing what they said was their decision to place their oath to the Constitution above Whitmer’s wishes.

“We write today to inform the public for our respective counties of our opposition to some of Governor Whitmer’s executive orders. While we understand her desire to protect the public, we question some restrictions that she has imposed as overstepping her executive authority,” read the letter signed by each sheriff.

Hundreds of thousands signed petitions and joined online groups to voice their frustration with Whitmer’s orders and to organize protests. Whitmer enacted the stay-at-home policy on March 22 and has been met with criticism from small-business owners and the unemployed.

Read full article here…

Sheriffs’ press releas:

EVq6awqWoAEhcjL.jpeg
  • Save

Visit our Classified ads.

Check out our Classified ads at the bottom of this page.

Recent stories & commentary

  • Save
Health

California Man Pressured to Take Covid Vax Dies, Blows the Whistle from the Grave on the Killer Vax

November 21, 2021 Covid Vaccine Injuries 8

Mike Granata wrote, “I wished I would have never gotten vaccinated. If you are not vaccinated, don’t do it unless you are ready to suffer and die.” He revealed that that the medical profession is hiding the true number of deaths from Covid vaccines and that nurses begged him to reveal the truth about the dangerous vaccines to the public.

Classifieds

For classified advertising rates and terms, click here. The appearance of ads on this site does not signify endorsement by the publisher. We do not attempt to verify the accuracy of statements made therein or vouch for the integrity of advertisers. However, we will investigate complaints from readers and remove any message we find to be misleading or that promotes anything fraudulent, illegal, or unethical.

Subscribe
Notify of
guest
2 Comments
Oldest
Newest Most Voted
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Gilchrist
Gilchrist
1 year ago

God bless and protect these sheriffs. More of us MUST stand up and become vocal and stop this tyranny. Science has PROVEN that this corona virus isn’t what they say it is. Science does NOT support what they are saying yet they have taken almost all of our rights away. Time we took away THEIR rights to hold any power over us.

Patrick S. Wilson
Patrick S. Wilson
1 year ago

I have become convinced after over 40 yrs of observation that 98% of judges, lawyers, and elected officials, including law enforcement, have NEVER read the U.S. Constitution and would not understand it if they did.