Whereas all political power is inherent in the people
Whereas the people have delegate enumerated powers to elected officials in our Michigan and U.S. Constitution
Whereas the people have expressly denied authority to infringe upon several enumerated rights retained by the people
Whereas Executive Order 2020-42 is dismissive of explicit provisions of Michigan Constitution which protect the rights of the people yet takes pains to explicitly protect the rights of the legislature and judiciary
Whereas the statutory authority vested by the legislature is subordinate to the constitutional authority granted by the people in all matters including the Emergency Powers Act
Whereas Executive Order 2020-42 violates Article I Section 1 of Michigan Constitution in that it has provisions which seek to violate the rights of citizens explicitly protected in our Constitution.
Whereas Governor Whitmer has violated Article I Section 2 of the Michigan Constitution with the arbitrary and capricious provisions of Executive Order 2020-42 and her subsequent arbitrary and capricious interpretations of this order towards specific groups.
Whereas Executive Order 2020-42 violates Article I Section 3 of Michigan Constitution by placing restrictions upon our rights to peaceably assemble and consult for the common good
Whereas Executive Order 2020-42 violates Article I Section 4 of Michigan Constitution in that it prohibits people of faith to worship God according to the dictates of their own conscience.
Resolved that Executive Order 2020-42 be rescinded immediately.
Resolved that any unconstitutional provisions in Executive Order 2020-42 which may still have merit be presented to the people for their voluntary adoption without threat of breaking law or being subject to penalties or threats of any kind.
Resolved that any unconstitutional provisions in any other executive order issued by Governor Whitmer be immediately rescinded.
Resolved that the Governor and legislature will work together on a solution to current epidemic that protects others, provides means for individuals to protect themselves, re-opens our economy, re-opens our schools, is driven by evidence not fear, minimizes taxpayer expense, mitigates the risk of future crises and respects our constitution.
Join our movement to restore your voice in Lansing by adding your name to our communication list. Our Michigan Constitution states clearly that all political power is inherent in the people. Sadly, too many of our elected officials seem to have forgotten this salient fact. Time to remind them. It is time to join together and promote the principles of constitutional governance once more!