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Governor Gretchen Whitmer

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Office of the Governor

Governor Gretchen Whitmer

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State Orders and Directives

View Executive Orders and Executive Directives from the Executive Office of the Governor on our new State Orders and Directives page.

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Issues and Accomplishments

Explore Issues and Accomplishments

View current issues and accomplishments from the Executive Office of the Governor.


Open Government

This page voluntarily discloses public calendars for the Governor and Lt. Governor, along with the governor’s federal income tax returns and personal financial information.

Tribal Affairs

Working with Tribal Governments

"We can’t call our state successful unless we work in full partnership with Michigan tribes."

– Governor Whitmer

About the Governor

Governor Gretchen Whitmer is a lifelong Michigander.  She is a lawyer, an educator, former prosecutor, State Representative and Senator.  She was the first woman to lead a Senate caucus. But the most important title she boasts is MOM. Inspired by her family, she’s devoted her life to building a stronger Michigan for everyone.  
About the Governor

About the Lt Governor

Lieutenant Governor Garlin Gilchrist has dedicated his career to solving problems. An engineer by training, he uses thoughtful innovation, progressive reform, and efficient modernization of policies and programs to make the work better for hardworking families. From spearheading campaigns for equality and justice to harnessing technology to solve real problems, his focus has consistently remained on serving the public and getting things done.
About the Lt. Governor