Here’s how your local state lawmakers voted on legislation this week:


House Bill 6030 – Epidemic liability shield for employers: passed 23-14 in the Senate. To establish that businesses and other facilities are not liable for an individual catching COVID-19 on their premises unless the owner or operator acted deliberately in a manner that causes harm. The exemption would apply as long as the facility was operated in compliance with federal, state and local statutes or regulations or executive orders. “Isolated, de minimis deviations” would not be grounds for a lawsuit. The provisions would also apply to any person in the distribution chain of personal protective equipment, medical devices, drugs and more used to treat or prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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Here's how Whitmer, Benson, Nessell and Democrat election stealers lost:

Michigan Appeals Court unanimously overturns lower court ruling that extended ballot eligibility beyond November 3rd that Democrats refused to appeal.

"Michigan law says absentee ballots must be turned in by 8 p.m. on Election Day to be valid. But Court of Claims Judge Cynthia Stephens had ordered that any ballots postmarked by Nov. 2 could be counted if they arrived within two weeks after the Nov. 3 election."

“The constitution is not suspended or transformed even in times of a pandemic, and judges do not somehow become authorized in a pandemic to rewrite statutes or to displace the decisions made by the policymaking branches of government,” Judge Mark Boonstra said in a separate, 10-page concurring opinion.

The Court also struck down ballot harvesting.

A great win for Representative Democracy.

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