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Whitmer signs new auto insurance bill, Nessel sets deadline for Line 5 at Mackinac conference

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Zoe Clark
Michigan Radio
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed new auto insurance legislation that she says will cut rates.

At the Mackinac Policy Conference, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed legislation that changes Michigan’s auto insurance law. And state Attorney General Dana Nessel set a deadline for Gov. Whitmer and Enbridge Energy to take action on the Line 5 oil and gas pipeline that runs under the Straits of Mackinac. 

Zoe Clark is Michigan Radio's programming director and resident political junkie. She joined Morning Edition host Doug Tribou from the Mackinac Policy Conference to talk about the new auto insurance bill and Line 5 negotiations. 

Zoe Clark is Michigan Public's Political Director. In this role, Clark guides coverage of the state Capitol, elections, and policy debates.
Doug Tribou joined the Michigan Public staff as the host of Morning Edition in 2016. Doug first moved to Michigan in 2015 when he was awarded a Knight-Wallace journalism fellowship at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.
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