Michigan Governor Whitmer Coronavirus News Conference

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer (D) provided an update on the state’s coronavirus death toll and positive cases as well as policy… read more

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer (D) provided an update on the state’s coronavirus death toll and positive cases as well as policy actions taken to tackle the pandemic. The governor discussed several topics, including the need for medical supplies and medications, the increase in unemployment claims in the state, adherence to virus mitigation guidelines, and the formation of the Michigan Coronavirus Task Force on Racial Disparities, which will look at how to address racial disparities and health care needs in the most impacted communities. Governor Whitmer also announced several new state executive orders, including extending the social distancing guidelines through April 30 and prohibiting all public and private gatherings, regardless of size. close

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Michigan Governor Whitmer Coronavirus News Conference

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Program ID:
471096-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Lansing, Michigan, United States
First Aired:
Apr 09, 2020 | 3:50pm EDT | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Apr 10, 2020 | 5:27am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Apr 10, 2020 | 12:50am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 10, 2020 | 5:27am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 10, 2020 | 1:03pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 11, 2020 | 1:05am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
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