Thank You Governor WhitmerGovernor Whitmer, along with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Attorney General Dana Nessel, have revoked the easement that allowed Enbridge to operate Line 5 in the Great Lakes. This is historic. If ultimately successful, this would be the first time an operating pipeline has ever been shut down.

It is rare that a politician has the guts to stand up to the most powerful industry on the planet. Please join us in thanking Governor Gretchen Whitmer for taking a politically risky stance on behalf of all Michiganders, and for doing what must be done to protect future generations.

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Governor Whitmer:

Thank you so much for your audacious action for the Great Lakes, the climate, and the people of Michigan. Thank you for applying public trust law, listening to the science of climate change, and for hearing the thousands of dedicated citizens and organizations that worked to elevate this issue in a way that will protect our environment for generations to come.

Thank you for taking the courageous steps to shut down Line 5!

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  • Kat Russell
    endorsed 2021-01-25 10:04:29 -0500
  • Caroline Leisure
    endorsed 2021-01-25 10:00:28 -0500
  • Donald Wallace
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:58:11 -0500
  • Sven Ragsdale
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:56:18 -0500
    Best governor ever! She actually cares about the citizens of this state and the world’s environment
  • Luti Erbeznik
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:51:47 -0500
    Thank you so much, dear Governor Whitmer, for standing up against the corporate tyrants, and for the beautiful Michigan’s nature!
  • Jayne Eyles
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:51:43 -0500
  • Suzanne Wood
    @SylviaSuzanneWo tweeted link to this page. 2021-01-25 09:47:37 -0500
    Thank @GovWhitmer for standing up for the Great Lakes, the climate, and the people of Michigan. Thank her for taking steps to shut down the Line 5 oil pipeline. #ShutDownLine5
  • Suzanne Wood
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:47:24 -0500
  • Mary Kinney
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:34:28 -0500
    Governor Whitmer, I admire your strength and courage standing with Science and against the bullies both in Michigan and DC. Thank you!
  • Jacqueline Holdsworth
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:29:21 -0500
    I feel that climate change mitigation is the most important issue of our time.
  • Chuck Salley
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:28:53 -0500
  • Amy Packard
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:28:39 -0500
  • Rebecca DeCarolis
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:28:01 -0500
    Thank you for being brave enough to do the right thing….again!
  • Cynthia Miner
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:27:12 -0500
    We can do this! Biden is on our side. How can I help?
  • Kathie Weinmann
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:26:58 -0500
  • Mindy Miner
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:24:01 -0500
    This is a time when the way forward may not be crystal clear, but it IS clear that the old ways must be changed. Necessity is the mother of invention. We will find a better way! Thank you for your courage.
  • Rick Korndorfer
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:20:03 -0500
  • John McDonald
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:13:35 -0500
  • Chris Treter
    Higher Grounds Trading Co. endorsed 2021-01-25 09:10:25 -0500
  • Dave Beglau
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:09:34 -0500
  • David Dekker
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:07:54 -0500
    Thank you!
  • Susan Steigerwalt
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:02:39 -0500
  • Jacob Bolton
    endorsed 2021-01-25 09:01:39 -0500
  • Meghan Rose
    endorsed 2021-01-25 08:57:14 -0500
    Thank you, Governor Whitmer for your strong leadership in these challenging times. Your courageous actions on behalf of the climate and our precious Great Lakes are creating new futures for our communities – and for future generations to come. I know this has been and will be a difficult fight, but it is worth every strain and every drop of sweat. I am with you. WE are with you and will not stop fighting alongside you. Thank you!!
  • Artis Freye
    endorsed 2021-01-25 08:56:56 -0500
  • Terri DeFilippo
    endorsed 2021-01-25 08:55:58 -0500
  • Knute Nadelhoffer
    endorsed 2021-01-25 08:55:52 -0500
    Thank you Governor Whitmer, for your strong and effective leadership, and your courageous actions.
  • Lindsey Walker
    endorsed 2021-01-25 08:55:41 -0500
    All Great Lakes, flora and fauna agree #shutdownline5 #decomissionisthemission #waterislife #notunnel
  • Michele Reynolds
    endorsed 2021-01-25 08:53:45 -0500
  • Dorelle Ackermann
    endorsed 2021-01-25 08:53:25 -0500


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