Live: President Trump prompts anti-Whitmer chants of ‘lock her up’
Muskegon — President Donald Trump tried Saturday to tie Democratic rival Joe Biden to the radical left of his party during a Saturday rally attended by thousands of people outside an airport hangar in Muskegon.
The Republican president also insisted that Gov. Gretchen Whitmer needs to relax more COVID-19 restrictions, even though the Michigan Supreme Court already invalidated her emergency executive orders because the 1945 law she relied on was unconstitutional. She has since had her state Department of Health and Human Services issue new epidemic orders to wear masks and limit the capacities of businesses.
“You’ve got to get your governor to open up her state.” Trump said to cheering. “And get your schools open. … The schools have to be open.”
Michigan’s schools have…