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    by Scott McClallen   The Michigan House approved more than 20 bills aiming to limit the governor’s emergency powers. The Center Square reported about the bill package in June, more than two years after Gov. Gretchen Whitmer triggered a 1945 law that she said authorized her to declare a state of emergency for as long as she thought necessary....
    SAN FRANCISCO —  California’s Supreme Court decided Wednesday to let stand a ruling that said Gov. Gavin Newsom’s emergency powers during the pandemic include the right to alter or make new laws. Two state Republican lawmakers had challenged Newsom’s power, arguing he had no right to issue an executive order requiring vote-by-mail ballots to be sent...
    Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear’s COVID-19 orders once again went before the state’s Supreme Court as justices heard arguments Thursday on two cases. The issue, though, wasn’t the emergency orders themselves as Beshear confirmed later in the day that capacity limits will be lifted. It’s also expected mask requirements will be amended as well, likely...
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