LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) – WLNS’ Tim Skubick and Jorma Duran are right here for you with the newest political headlines in Michigan.
The state of Michigan has eliminated its masks mandate for vaccinated residents, even supposing Michigan nonetheless has essentially the most COVID cases-per-million within the nation.
Michiganders are additionally anticipated to return to in-person work on Could 24. This comes as Michigan hits the 55% vaccinated aim.
70% of seniors are vaccinated.
Leelanau County has additionally reached 70% vaccinated, a promising quantity.
Whereas reaching the legendary 70% quantity state-wide appears almost inconceivable, some in Lansing are contemplating utilizing case positivity charges as a means of measuring the pandemic’s results.
Additionally in Michigan information, Police Chief James Craig of Detroit is throwing his hat within the governor race’s ring.
Whereas the typical Michigander doesn’t know who Craig is, Detroiters know his identify effectively.
Whereas, Craig hasn’t publicly introduced his candidacy, he’s stated privately that he’s working.
Skubick expects his announcement after June 1.
Millionaire Perry Johnson of Oakland County, an unknown identify, is planning on working for governor. Whereas his identify isn’t as well-known as Craig’s, his conflict chest is definitely nothing to scoff at.