As public concern mounted over the state’s handling of its contact tracing program, Americans for
Public Trust submitted requests under Michigan’s Freedom of Information Act.
The House of Representatives has recently announced that it will provide ethics training for new employees and paid interns, that do not have access to a House computer.
Today, Americans for Public Trust demanded details about Governor Whitmer’s contract with a Democratic data firm by submitting Michigan Freedom of Information Act requests.
In response to the passage of the CARES Act on March 27, 2020, the Committee on Ethics has issued guidance and has reiterated standing House rules governing conflicts of interest. The CARES Act was enacted into law in response to the economic impact of coronavirus.