Fury as Governor Whitmer turned without a mask in DC tape: ‘Rules are for you, but not for Ds’
Michigan State. Gretchen WhitmerD., was caught without masks in a bar during her trip to Washington DC Tuesday night, Mayor Muriel Bowser’s inner mask mandate broke and her tradition continues to unravel COVID-19 Policies.
Whitmer was videotaped without his face covered in the crowded bar at the Washington Hotel. Hotel policy states that individuals must wear a mask in the bar when not actively eating or drinking. Whitmer seemed to be doing neither of those things. However, many people around her were conforming and wearing masks, Washington Free Beacon mentioned. She later canceled her scheduled appearance with Virginia Democratic governor candidate Terry McAuliffe.
Even worse, critics noted, she was partying without masks while residents of Benton Harbor, Michigan, deal with contaminated water supplies amid Lead tube crisis.
“Governor Whitmer broke her own rule? It would be shocking but we’ve seen this movie before,” Fox News contributor Joe Concha told Fox News Digital. “This is the same governor who appealed to residents of her state not to travel to Florida earlier this year due to COVID. Only to take a private jet to the Sunshine State. She only apologized after her arrest.”
“But she’ll get away with that, too,” he added. “Because with the Democrats – Biden, Pelosi, Newsom, Lightfoot, Bowser… the list is endless… They are rules for you, not rules.”
“You can set your watch” to hypocrisy at this point, he added on Twitter.
Tori Sachs, director of the Michigan Freedom Fund, noted that this isn’t the first time Whitmer has been caught in a bar.
Before the controversy surrounding the hotel this week, Whitmer was seen on numerous occasions flaunting her coronavirus policies. she I apologise In May, after a video went viral on social media, he ignored social distancing guidelines while dining with friends at a Michigan establishment.
“Yesterday I went with my friends to a local restaurant,” Whitmer said in a statement at the time. “As more people arrived, the tables were grouped together. Since we were all vaccinated, we didn’t stop thinking about it. Later, I should have thought about it. I am human. I made a mistake, and I apologize.”
impose and pass some of the strict Coronavirus mandates have been in place in the country throughout the pandemic, some of which, critics have argued, have also appeared arbitrary. It introduced stay-at-home orders that closed “non-essential” local businesses while keeping marijuana dispensaries open for business. Its mask mandates came with a $500 penalty for a misdemeanor and that the companies could risk having their license suspended for failing to comply with their policies.
She was not the only Democratic leader who ignored their mandates. Perhaps the most notable was California Governor Gavin Newsom capture Dine with friends at the upscale French Laundry last year after Californians were urged to interact only with their family members.