LANSING, Mich. (WLNS)—Governor Gretchen Whitmer apologized to the general public in the present day after an image emerged exhibiting her at a restaurant with a minimum of 12 different folks and their tables pushed collectively.
Presently, having tables pushed collectively violates the current well being division’s epidemic order in Michigan.
The Michigan Division of Well being and Human Companies says not more than six individuals are allowed to be seated collectively. In accordance with Breitbart, Governor Whitmer was at a restaurant on Saturday in East Lansing referred to as Landshark Bar & Grill. The information outlet suggests one in every of Whitmer’s pals posted the photographs on social media.
Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued this assertion to six Information:
“All through the pandemic, I’ve been dedicated to following public well being protocols. Yesterday, I went with pals to a neighborhood restaurant. As extra folks arrived, the tables had been pushed collectively. As a result of we had been all vaccinated, we didn’t cease to consider it. On reflection, I ought to have considered it. I’m human. I made a mistake, and I apologize.”
Governor Whitmer final week introduced by July 1, 2021 her administration will finish statewide masks mandates. Whitmer’s administration additionally introduced by June 1, 2021 they are going to finish out of doors capability limits and improve their indoor gatherings by 50 p.c.