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Whitmer To Attend Inauguration

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Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced today that she will attend the inauguration Wednesday.

(You can read the release below.) 


LANSING –  Governor Gretchen Whitmer will attend the inauguration of President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris. The governor was also appointed to serve as co-chair of the Presidential Inaugural Committee. 


Recently, President-elect Biden nominated Governor Whitmer to serve as Vice Chair of the Democratic National Committee. The governor has lead Michigan through the worst public health crisis in over a century all while taking decisive action to protect and provide relief for millions of Michiganders. She remains committed to working with the new Biden-Harris Administration to defeat COVID-19 once and for all and get the country and Michigan back to economic success. 


“The country is ready for a leader who listens to medical experts to lead our country’s COVID-19 response and works on behalf of hardworking Americans,” said Governor Whitmer. “I am honored to attend the inauguration of President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris and ready to begin working closely with each of them to fight this virus, save lives, and put the country back on track.”