The web Browser you are currently using is unsupported, and some features of this site may not work as intended. Please update to a modern browser such as Chrome, Firefox or Edge to experience all features Michigan.gov has to offer.
Attorney General Nessel Commends Gov. Whitmer's Executive Directive
January 07, 2019
LANSING - Attorney General Dana Nessel praised Governor Whitmer’s swift action today to prohibit discrimination in state government and with state contractors, saying:
“Our Governor is taking swift and decisive steps to make Michigan a model of equal opportunity. I am honored to serve with her and am committed to promoting policies in the Department of Attorney General which ensure equality for all. This action is deeply personal to me and I am grateful that Governor Whitmer has made anti-discrimination one of her top priorities in her first several days in office. This is a step in the right direction and I am hopeful that soon our state laws will also reflect the paradigm of equal protection under the law for all Michiganders.”