Stephanopoulos Asks Whitmer How She Is “Dealing With Bullies”

Sarah Butler | July 9, 2024
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On Tuesday, ABC Good Morning America co-anchor George Stephanopoulos interviewed Democratic Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer about her recently released book, True Gretch. Unsurprisingly, Stephanopoulos focused more on politics and her personal life rather than the book itself.

Stephanopoulos mentioned that Whitmer’s new book calls for people to “look for the good in any person or situation.” He then asked her, “Where is the good?” since Democrats have been “feeling pretty stressed the last several days.”

Whitmer’s answer was the following:

“I wanted to make sure people see some of the lessons that I've used it to get through these last six years and so I do think that in times of stress it is more important than ever to listen and to ask people what's going on in their lives, try to see the humanity in one another, and try to find some good out of any situation and I think that’s a key to getting through hard times.”