04/27/2021 (Tue) 14:49:08
Florida official sends Gov. Whitmer tourism information after trip
Lansing — Florida's chief financial officer, Jimmy Patronis, sent Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer tourism pamphlets Monday, making light of the governor's out-of-state trip during the COVID-19 pandemic.
"I know members of your team are telling you to downplay the recent trips to Florida," Patronis wrote in a letter to Whitmer. "Don’t listen to them. Now that you and your COO (Chief Operating Officer Tricia Foster) have personally experienced what the Sunshine State has to offer, I encourage you to share your experiences publicly.https://www.detroitnews.com/story/news/politics/2021/04/26/governor-gretchen-whitmer-florida-tourism-information-covid-19-jimmy-patronis/7390046002/