November 19, 2020

Contact: Press@michigan.gov


Governor Whitmer to Provide Update on the COVID-19 Pandemic and Response 


LANSING – Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer and Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Chief Medical Executive Dr. Joneigh Khaldun will provide an update regarding COVID-19 and the states continued effort to slow the spread of the virus. They will be joined by small business leaders to talk about the steps they are taking to protect against COVID-19.


WHO:  Governor Gretchen Whitmer

MDHHS Chief Medical Executive Dr. Joneigh Khaldun


WHAT: Press Conference

WHEN: Thursday, November 19th at 3:15 PM

WHEREPlease see RSVP Information below. 


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To RSVP and attend the press conference virtually, please email press@michigan.gov with your first and last name and outlet.


RSVPs will be considered in the order they are received and space is limited.


To be considered, RSVPs must be received by 1:30 PM, TODAY.


If your participation is confirmed you will receive a confirmation email from our office with further directions.