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.
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On June 23, 2016, Governor Snyder signed Executive Order 2016-15, which created the Michigan Prescription Drug and Opioid Abuse Commission, and abolished the Advisory Committee on Pain and Symptom Management.