LANSING, MI/ Oct. 8 6:50 AM EDT / Let MI People Go 


Faith-based groups and churches gathered on the Capitol lawn  to request loosening of executive order restrictions in Michigan

Speakers were religious leaders from across the state

  • Rev. Stanley “Rusty” Chatfield of the Michigan Pastors Alliance and father of House Speaker Lee Chatfield
  • Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey, R-Clarklake. 

10 counter protesters carrying signs supporting the Black Lives Matter movement and signs to “f— Trump” at times walked through the crowd. 

100 people gathered No reports of injuries or arrests