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>>> LESS THAN A MONTH AGO ON >>> LESS THAN A MONTH AGO ON MARCH 10th, VOTERS OVER THE MARCH 10th, VOTERS OVER THE STATE KNEW THE CORONAVIRUS HAD STATE KNEW THE CORONAVIRUS HAD ARRIVED HERE IN THE US BUT WITH ARRIVED HERE IN THE US BUT WITH DUTY ON OUR MIND WE MARCHED TO DUTY ON OUR MIND WE MARCHED TO THE COUNTRY WATCHING TO VOTE THE COUNTRY WATCHING TO VOTE THE CROWDS AT POLLING PLACES THE CROWDS AT POLLING PLACES WERE SOMETHING TO CHEER NOT WERE SOMETHING TO CHEER NOT SOMETHING TO FEAR SOMETHING TO FEAR >> BEFORE THE FINAL BALLOTS HAD >> BEFORE THE FINAL BALLOTS HAD BEEN COUNTED, THE GOVERNOR BEEN COUNTED, THE GOVERNOR WHITMER HAD AN ANNOUNCEMENT THAT WHITMER HAD AN ANNOUNCEMENT THAT UPSTAGED THE PRIMARY UPSTAGED THE PRIMARY >> WE’RE LEER BECAUSE WE HAVE >> WE’RE LEER BECAUSE WE HAVE IDENTIFIED THE FIRST PRESUMPTIVE IDENTIFIED THE FIRST PRESUMPTIVE POSITIVE CASE OF CORONAVIRUS IN POSITIVE CASE OF CORONAVIRUS IN MICHIGAN MICHIGAN >>> THE FIRST TWO CASES HAD BEEN >>> THE FIRST TWO CASES HAD BEEN CONFIRMED IN MICHIGAN CONFIRMED IN MICHIGAN ONE IN WAYNE COUNTY, ONE IN ONE IN WAYNE COUNTY, ONE IN OAKLAND COUNTY OAKLAND COUNTY THAT WAS MARCH 10th THAT WAS MARCH 10th 24 DAYS AGO 24 DAYS AGO >>> TONIGHT WE LIVE IN NEAR >>> TONIGHT WE LIVE IN NEAR GHOST TOWNS THE SPREAD OF THE GHOST TOWNS THE SPREAD OF THE VIRUS HAS US HUDDLED AT HOME AND VIRUS HAS US HUDDLED AT HOME AND THE CONVENTION CENTER IS TURNED THE CONVENTION CENTER IS TURNED INTO A HOSPITAL INTO A HOSPITAL AND THERE ARE MORE THAN 10 AND THERE ARE MORE THAN 10 THOUSAND CASES AND THEY HAVE THOUSAND CASES AND THEY HAVE TAKEN MORE THAN 400 LIVES TAKEN MORE THAN 400 LIVES TONIGHT A FIRST IN MICHIGAN TONIGHT A FIRST IN MICHIGAN BROADCASTING, YOUR QUESTIONS — BROADCASTING, YOUR QUESTIONS — QUESTIONS FOR THE GOVERNOR IN A QUESTIONS FOR THE GOVERNOR IN A STATE-WIDE CORONAVIRUS TOWN STATE-WIDE CORONAVIRUS TOWN HALL HALL , WELCOME TO THE TOWN HAPPEN I’M , WELCOME TO THE TOWN HAPPEN I’M DEVIN SCILLIAN JOINED BY HUEL DEVIN SCILLIAN JOINED BY HUEL PERKINS FROM FOX 2 AND CAROLYN PERKINS FROM FOX 2 AND CAROLYN CLIFFORD FROM 7 ACTION NEWS AS CLIFFORD FROM 7 ACTION NEWS AS WE BRING YOU AN UNUSUAL LIVE WE BRING YOU AN UNUSUAL LIVE EVENT EVENT >> AND WE’RE SENDING THIS >> AND WE’RE SENDING THIS PROGRAM TO EVERY STATION IN THE PROGRAM TO EVERY STATION IN THE STATE OF MICHIGAN NOW TO GETS A STATE OF MICHIGAN NOW TO GETS A MUCH INFORMATION TO AS MANY MUCH INFORMATION TO AS MANY PEOPLE AS POSSIBLE PEOPLE AS POSSIBLE THE EXTRAORDINARY TIMES MEAN THE EXTRAORDINARY TIMES MEAN THAT WE MUST ALL KEEP OUR THAT WE MUST ALL KEEP OUR DISTANCE PHYSICALLY AND DISTANCE PHYSICALLY AND YESTERDAY COME TOGETHER FOR YESTERDAY COME TOGETHER FOR ANSWERS AND UNDERSTANDING ANSWERS AND UNDERSTANDING >>> THE GOVERNOR AND THE TOP >>> THE GOVERNOR AND THE TOP DOCTOR WILL JOIN US FOR THE NEXT DOCTOR WILL JOIN US FOR THE NEXT HOUR HOUR THEY WILL ANSWER OUR QUESTIONS THEY WILL ANSWER OUR QUESTIONS AND MANY OF THE ONES THAT YOU AND MANY OF THE ONES THAT YOU SENT TO US BUT, FIRST, LET’S SENT TO US BUT, FIRST, LET’S HEAR FROM THE GOVERNOR WHO JOINS HEAR FROM THE GOVERNOR WHO JOINS US LIVE FROM LANSING US LIVE FROM LANSING >> WELL, THANK YOU ALL AND THANK >> WELL, THANK YOU ALL AND THANK YOU ALL FORTUNING IN TONIGHT N YOU ALL FORTUNING IN TONIGHT N JUST OVER THREE WEEKS WE HAVE JUST OVER THREE WEEKS WE HAVE GONE FROM ZERO CASES OF COVID-19 GONE FROM ZERO CASES OF COVID-19 TO MORE THAN 10,000 IN THE STATE TO MORE THAN 10,000 IN THE STATE OF MICHIGAN OF MICHIGAN THIS MOVES EASILY FROM PERSON TO THIS MOVES EASILY FROM PERSON TO PERSON PERSON EVEN IF YOU DON’T FEEL SICK, CAN EVEN IF YOU DON’T FEEL SICK, CAN YOU BE CARRYING IT — YOU CAN BE YOU BE CARRYING IT — YOU CAN BE CARRYING IT CARRYING IT ONE PERSON CAN INFECT 40 AND ONE PERSON CAN INFECT 40 AND THEN INFECT THOUSANDS THEN INFECT THOUSANDS LAST WEEK I SIGNED THE STAY LAST WEEK I SIGNED THE STAY HOME, STAY SAFE ORDER THAT HOME, STAY SAFE ORDER THAT DIRECTS NON-CRITICAL BUSINESSES DIRECTS NON-CRITICAL BUSINESSES TO CLOSE AND ALL PEOPLE TO STAY TO CLOSE AND ALL PEOPLE TO STAY HOME HOME I WANT TO BE CLEAR, CAN YOU GO I WANT TO BE CLEAR, CAN YOU GO TO THE GROCERY STORE TO THE GROCERY STORE CAN YOU GO TO THE PHARMACY CAN YOU GO TO THE PHARMACY GET YOUR PRESCRIPTION GET YOUR PRESCRIPTION YOU CAN GO AND DO THE CRITICAL YOU CAN GO AND DO THE CRITICAL THINGS LIKE FILLING UP THE CAR THINGS LIKE FILLING UP THE CAR WITH GAS OR GOING OUT FOR A WITH GAS OR GOING OUT FOR A WALK WALK WHEN YOU ARE OUT, YOU NEED TO WHEN YOU ARE OUT, YOU NEED TO STAY SIX FEET FROM ANYONE ELSE STAY SIX FEET FROM ANYONE ELSE WASH YOUR HANDS WASH YOUR HANDS EVERYONE BE SMART EVERYONE BE SMART TAKE CARE OF YOURSELF AND EACH TAKE CARE OF YOURSELF AND EACH OTHER OTHER THINK OF THE DAUGHTER WITH THINK OF THE DAUGHTER WITH ASTHMA AND THE GRANDPARENT WITH ASTHMA AND THE GRANDPARENT WITH COPD AND MS COPD AND MS STAY HOME STAY SAFE STAY HOME STAY SAFE SAVE LIVES SAVE LIVES I LOOK FORWARD TO ANSWERING YOUR I LOOK FORWARD TO ANSWERING YOUR QUESTIONS TONIGHT: QUESTIONS TONIGHT: >> THESE ARE UNPRECEDENTED TIMES >> THESE ARE UNPRECEDENTED TIMES WE ARE JOINING FORCES IN A WAY WE ARE JOINING FORCES IN A WAY THAT IS UNPRECEDENTED TO GET THAT IS UNPRECEDENTED TO GET ANSWER TOO QUESTIONS THAT ARE ANSWER TOO QUESTIONS THAT ARE COMING IN FROM ALL OVER COMING IN FROM ALL OVER THE FORMAT IS SIMPLE THE FORMAT IS SIMPLE THE THREE OF US WILL ASK THE THREE OF US WILL ASK QUESTIONS QUESTIONS WE DECIDE WHO HAD WOULD GO FIRST WE DECIDE WHO HAD WOULD GO FIRST IN ALPHABETICAL BUT THE STATIONS IN ALPHABETICAL BUT THE STATIONS START WITH W OF THE AFTER NINE START WITH W OF THE AFTER NINE TIEBREAKERS I’LL START TIEBREAKERS I’LL START GOVERNOR LET’S START WITH THE GOVERNOR LET’S START WITH THE ANNOUNCEMENT ON SCHOOLS ANNOUNCEMENT ON SCHOOLS WE HAD A TON OF QUESTIONS ABOUT WE HAD A TON OF QUESTIONS ABOUT SCHOOLS BEFORE THE ANNOUNCEMENT SCHOOLS BEFORE THE ANNOUNCEMENT TODAY AND A BUNCH THAT HAVE COME TODAY AND A BUNCH THAT HAVE COME IN SINCE IN SINCE MANY BOIL DOWN TO HOW HAPHAZARD MANY BOIL DOWN TO HOW HAPHAZARD EVERYTHING FEELS RIGHT NOW IN EVERYTHING FEELS RIGHT NOW IN TRYING TO GET THE KIDS EDUCATED TRYING TO GET THE KIDS EDUCATED SOME ARE WONDERING THERE IS A SOME ARE WONDERING THERE IS A FINE LINE BETWEEN LOCAL FINE LINE BETWEEN LOCAL CONTROL CONTROL YOU SHUT DOWN THE SCHOOL BUT THE YOU SHUT DOWN THE SCHOOL BUT THE REST OF THE SCHOOL YEAR IS UP TO REST OF THE SCHOOL YEAR IS UP TO THE DISTRICTS THE DISTRICTS THE FINE LINE BETWEEN LOCAL AND THE FINE LINE BETWEEN LOCAL AND CHAOS CHAOS DO YOU HOPE WE COME TOGETHER TO DO YOU HOPE WE COME TOGETHER TO PROCEED OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF PROCEED OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF MONTHS OR DO YOU WANT EVERYONE MONTHS OR DO YOU WANT EVERYONE FINDING THEIR OWN WAY? FINDING THEIR OWN WAY? >> WELL, LET’S START WITH THIS >> WELL, LET’S START WITH THIS IS THIS IS UNPRECEDENTED TIME IS THIS IS UNPRECEDENTED TIME I’M GRATEFUL YOUR STATIONS COULD I’M GRATEFUL YOUR STATIONS COULD COME TOGETHER FOR ONE CAUSE COME TOGETHER FOR ONE CAUSE THIS IS IMPORTANT THAT PEOPLE THIS IS IMPORTANT THAT PEOPLE HAVE GOOD ACCURATE INFORMATION HAVE GOOD ACCURATE INFORMATION JUST AS IMPORTANT IT IS CRITICAL JUST AS IMPORTANT IT IS CRITICAL WE ARE MAKING DECISIONS THAT ARE WE ARE MAKING DECISIONS THAT ARE IN THE BEST INTEREST OF THE IN THE BEST INTEREST OF THE HEALTH OF OUR PEOPLE HEALTH OF OUR PEOPLE WORKING WITH OUR CHIEF MEDICAL WORKING WITH OUR CHIEF MEDICAL EXECUTIVE HERE FOR THE STATE OF EXECUTIVE HERE FOR THE STATE OF MICHIGAN, IT WAS CLEAR WE NEEDED MICHIGAN, IT WAS CLEAR WE NEEDED TO PULL OUR KIDS OUT OF SCHOOL

TO PULL OUR KIDS OUT OF SCHOOL AND THEY ARE COMING IN IT WAS A AND THEY ARE COMING IN IT WAS A WAY OF TRANSMITTING THE VIRUS WAY OF TRANSMITTING THE VIRUS THERE IS NOT A GROUP THAT IS THERE IS NOT A GROUP THAT IS IMMUNE IMMUNE WE HAVE SEEN REPRESENTATION IN WE HAVE SEEN REPRESENTATION IN ALL OF OUR AGES IN MICHIGAN ALL OF OUR AGES IN MICHIGAN WHAT WE KNOW ANOTHER CRITICAL WHAT WE KNOW ANOTHER CRITICAL FUNCTION OF STATE GOVERNMENT IS FUNCTION OF STATE GOVERNMENT IS TO ENSURE THAT THEY GET THE TO ENSURE THAT THEY GET THE EDUCATION THEY NEED A PARENT EDUCATION THEY NEED A PARENT WITH TWO KIDS IN THE SCHOOLS, I WITH TWO KIDS IN THE SCHOOLS, I HAVE BEEN DESIROUS OF MAKING HAVE BEEN DESIROUS OF MAKING SURE WE HAVE A PLAN THAT MEETS SURE WE HAVE A PLAN THAT MEETS THE NEEDS, AS THE GOVERNOR OF THE NEEDS, AS THE GOVERNOR OF THE STATE, WE HAVE 1.5 MILLION THE STATE, WE HAVE 1.5 MILLION KIDS IN THE SCHOOL KIDS IN THE SCHOOL WE HAVE OVER 900 DIFFERENT WE HAVE OVER 900 DIFFERENT DISTRICTS DISTRICTS THIS CREATES A LOT OF DIFFICULT THIS CREATES A LOT OF DIFFICULT ISSUES THAT WE NEEDED TO WORK ISSUES THAT WE NEEDED TO WORK THROUGH THROUGH WE KNOW THAT OUR EDUCATION WE KNOW THAT OUR EDUCATION SYSTEM IS NOT EQUITABLE SYSTEM IS NOT EQUITABLE I HAVE WRITTEN BUDGET AFTER I HAVE WRITTEN BUDGET AFTER BUDGET TO BUILD EQUITY INTO HOW BUDGET TO BUILD EQUITY INTO HOW WE ACHIEVE AND PRIORITIZE A WE ACHIEVE AND PRIORITIZE A LEVEL PLAYING FIELD FOR THE KIDS LEVEL PLAYING FIELD FOR THE KIDS OF MICHIGAN OF MICHIGAN NOW AS WE THINK ABOUT HOW DO WE NOW AS WE THINK ABOUT HOW DO WE MEET THE NEEDS OF THE MICHIGAN MEET THE NEEDS OF THE MICHIGAN CHILDREN, WE HAVE TO RECOGNIZE CHILDREN, WE HAVE TO RECOGNIZE THERE ARE DIFFERENT CHALLENGES THERE ARE DIFFERENT CHALLENGES AND DIFFERENT RESOURCES AND DIFFERENT RESOURCES THAT’S WHY IT IS IMPORTANT THAT THAT’S WHY IT IS IMPORTANT THAT OUR LOCAL PARTNERS WILL DESIGN OUR LOCAL PARTNERS WILL DESIGN THE END OF THE YEAR THE END OF THE YEAR SOME WILL HAVE ONLINE SOME WILL HAVE ONLINE OPPORTUNITIES OPPORTUNITIES SOME WILL HAVE PAPER PACKETS SOME WILL HAVE PAPER PACKETS SOME WILL GET IT THROUGH THE SOME WILL GET IT THROUGH THE COMPUTER, SOME ON A TELEPHONE OR COMPUTER, SOME ON A TELEPHONE OR THROUGH THE PAPER PACKETS THROUGH THE PAPER PACKETS THERE IS NOT A ONE SIZE FITS ALL THERE IS NOT A ONE SIZE FITS ALL FORS SOMETHING AS EDUCATING FORS SOMETHING AS EDUCATING 1.5 MILLION KIDS 1.5 MILLION KIDS WE’RE RELEASING THE TRADITIONAL WE’RE RELEASING THE TRADITIONAL STRUCTURES THAT WOULD HAVE STRUCTURES THAT WOULD HAVE PRECLUDED US FROM MOVING PRECLUDED US FROM MOVING FORWARD, WE’LL WORK WITH THE FORWARD, WE’LL WORK WITH THE LOCAL PARTNERS TO DESIGN AN ED LOCAL PARTNERS TO DESIGN AN ED VAGUES THAT MEETS THE NEEDS OF VAGUES THAT MEETS THE NEEDS OF THE KIDS THE KIDS WE ARE NOT GOING TO PENALIZE WE ARE NOT GOING TO PENALIZE PEOPLE FOR HAVING A HARD TIME IN PEOPLE FOR HAVING A HARD TIME IN COVID-19 COVID-19 WE WILL HAVE ADDITIONAL SUPPORT WE WILL HAVE ADDITIONAL SUPPORT WHEN WE THINK ABOUT WHAT THE WHEN WE THINK ABOUT WHAT THE FALL LOOKS LIKE FALL LOOKS LIKE I GOT TO TELL YOU BEFORE I I GOT TO TELL YOU BEFORE I ANNOUNCED THE ORDER I WAS ANNOUNCED THE ORDER I WAS GETTING A TEXT MESSAGE FROM MY GETTING A TEXT MESSAGE FROM MY OWN CHILDREN ASKING ME WHAT THE OWN CHILDREN ASKING ME WHAT THE REST OF THE SCHOOL YEAR IS GOING REST OF THE SCHOOL YEAR IS GOING TO LOOK LIKE TO LOOK LIKE IT WILL BE DIFFERENT FOR THEM IT WILL BE DIFFERENT FOR THEM THAN OTHER KIDS BUT FOR EVERY THAN OTHER KIDS BUT FOR EVERY ONE WE’LL MEET THE EDUCATIONAL ONE WE’LL MEET THE EDUCATIONAL NEEDS AND COVID-19 DOES NOT SIDE NEEDS AND COVID-19 DOES NOT SIDE TRACK THE EDUCATION BECAUSE IT TRACK THE EDUCATION BECAUSE IT IS ABSOLUTELY ESSENTIAL WE GET IS ABSOLUTELY ESSENTIAL WE GET IT RIGHT IT RIGHT >> THIS IS GOING TO SHOW THE >> THIS IS GOING TO SHOW THE DIGITAL DIVIDE IN A DRAMATIC WAY DIGITAL DIVIDE IN A DRAMATIC WAY ú % ú % NOT SPENDING MONEY ON THE POWER NOT SPENDING MONEY ON THE POWER TO KEEP FACILITIES RUNNING, TO KEEP FACILITIES RUNNING, WE’RE NOT SPENDING MONEY ON WE’RE NOT SPENDING MONEY ON SUPPLIES THAT ARE BEING USED SUPPLIES THAT ARE BEING USED INSIDE BUILDINGS INSIDE BUILDINGS A LOT OF QUESTIONS, IS THERE A A LOT OF QUESTIONS, IS THERE A WAY TO MORE THAT TO HELP FILL WAY TO MORE THAT TO HELP FILL LIKE INTERNET ACCESS AND THINGS LIKE INTERNET ACCESS AND THINGS OF THE LIKE? OF THE LIKE? >> WELL, SO, ONE OF THE THINGS >> WELL, SO, ONE OF THE THINGS WE’RE SEEING THE DOCTOR IN WE’RE SEEING THE DOCTOR IN DETROIT WHO IS WORKING HARD WITH DETROIT WHO IS WORKING HARD WITH PARTNERS TO ENSURE THAT KIDS CAN PARTNERS TO ENSURE THAT KIDS CAN HAVE ACCESS TO EDUCATIONALLY HAVE ACCESS TO EDUCATIONALLY APPROPRIATE ONLINE TOOLS THAT APPROPRIATE ONLINE TOOLS THAT THEY CAN TAKE HOME, THE ACTUAL THEY CAN TAKE HOME, THE ACTUAL COMPUTERS COMPUTERS NOT EVERY COMMUNITY IS GOING TO NOT EVERY COMMUNITY IS GOING TO DO THAT DO THAT IN THE COMMUNITIES THEY ARE, IN THE COMMUNITIES THEY ARE, THEY MAY NOT HAVE ACCESS TO THEY MAY NOT HAVE ACCESS TO BROAD BAND BROAD BAND WE HAVE CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE WE HAVE CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE ISSUES THAT WILL PRECLUDE A ONE ISSUES THAT WILL PRECLUDE A ONE SIZE FITS ALL SIZE FITS ALL THAT’S PRECISELY WHY IT WAS THAT’S PRECISELY WHY IT WAS IMPORTANT THAT WE GIVE OUR IMPORTANT THAT WE GIVE OUR ISDs AND LOCAL SUPERINTENDENTS ISDs AND LOCAL SUPERINTENDENTS SOME ABILITY TO CREATE A SOME ABILITY TO CREATE A CURRICULUM THAT WILL MEET THE CURRICULUM THAT WILL MEET THE NEED OF THE CHILDREN NEED OF THE CHILDREN IT IS ALTERNATIVE IT IS ALTERNATIVE LEARNING FROM A DISTANCE BUT LEARNING FROM A DISTANCE BUT WE’RE GOING TO BE ABLE TO SOLVE WE’RE GOING TO BE ABLE TO SOLVE THIS IN A WAY THAT MEETS THE THIS IN A WAY THAT MEETS THE NEEDS — THE UNIQUE NEEDS OF NEEDS — THE UNIQUE NEEDS OF PEOPLE FROM DIFFERENT PARTS OF PEOPLE FROM DIFFERENT PARTS OF THE STATE THE STATE >> LET’S GO TO HUEL PERKINS FOR >> LET’S GO TO HUEL PERKINS FOR THE NEXT QUESTION THE NEXT QUESTION >>> THANK YOU >>> THANK YOU WE RECEIVED HUNDREDS OF WE RECEIVED HUNDREDS OF QUESTIONS BUT IT BOILS DOWN TO QUESTIONS BUT IT BOILS DOWN TO ONE VIEWER, SHE IS SICK OF ONE VIEWER, SHE IS SICK OF HEARING THAT WE’RE ALL IN THIS HEARING THAT WE’RE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER TOGETHER SHE IS A SINGLE MOTHER OF TWO SHE IS A SINGLE MOTHER OF TWO YOUNG KIDS WHO LOST HER JOB IN YOUNG KIDS WHO LOST HER JOB IN PART BECAUSE OF THE STAY AT HOME PART BECAUSE OF THE STAY AT HOME ORDER ORDER SHE IS AFRAID OF THE VIRUS AND SHE IS AFRAID OF THE VIRUS AND LOSING EVERYTHING LOSING EVERYTHING NO MONEY, NO JOB AND NOW HER NO MONEY, NO JOB AND NOW HER RENT IS DUE RENT IS DUE GOVERNOR, WHAT WOULD YOU TELL GOVERNOR, WHAT WOULD YOU TELL THIS YOUNG WOMAN? THIS YOUNG WOMAN? >> WELL I UNDERSTAND, YOU KNOW, >> WELL I UNDERSTAND, YOU KNOW, EVERY ORDER I HAVE ISSUED WAYS EVERY ORDER I HAVE ISSUED WAYS HEAVILY ON ME WHEN I PULL THE HEAVILY ON ME WHEN I PULL THE KIDS OUT OF SCHOOL THAT MEANS KIDS OUT OF SCHOOL THAT MEANS 1.5 MILLION KIDS ARE NOT GETTING 1.5 MILLION KIDS ARE NOT GETTING THE EDUCATION THEY NEED THE EDUCATION THEY NEED AND 750,000 OF THEM WHO AND 750,000 OF THEM WHO QUALIFIED FOR LUNCH ARE GETTING QUALIFIED FOR LUNCH ARE GETTING THE MEALS THEY NEED THE MEALS THEY NEED THAT WAS A CHALLENGE FOR US BUT THAT WAS A CHALLENGE FOR US BUT WE’RE MEETING THAT CHALLENGE WE’RE MEETING THAT CHALLENGE I KNOW THAT WHEN I HAD TO CLOSE I KNOW THAT WHEN I HAD TO CLOSE DOWN BARS AND MAKE RESTAURANTS DOWN BARS AND MAKE RESTAURANTS DINE OUT ONLY, THAT THERE WERE DINE OUT ONLY, THAT THERE WERE PEOPLE THAT WERE GOING TO GET PEOPLE THAT WERE GOING TO GET LAID OFF AND BUSINESSES THAT

LAID OFF AND BUSINESSES THAT WILL STRUGGLE TO MAKE IT WILL STRUGGLE TO MAKE IT AND IT CREATES HARDSHIP AND IT CREATES HARDSHIP THIS IS WHAT ELSE WE KNOW THIS IS WHAT ELSE WE KNOW COVID-19 IS A NOVEL VIRUS T IS COVID-19 IS A NOVEL VIRUS T IS INCREDIBLY CON TAKE CONTAGIOUS INCREDIBLY CON TAKE CONTAGIOUS AND DEADLY AND DEADLY THERE IS NO CURE THERE IS NO CURE THERE IS NO VACCINE FOR THERE IS NO VACCINE FOR COVID-19 COVID-19 THERE IS A STORY ON THE NEWS THERE IS A STORY ON THE NEWS THIS MORNING ABOUT A SPECIAL THIS MORNING ABOUT A SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER WHOSE WIFE HAD EDUCATION TEACHER WHOSE WIFE HAD COVID-19 AND JUST SHOWED UP IN COVID-19 AND JUST SHOWED UP IN HER AS A FEVER HER AS A FEVER FOR HIM HE HAD THREE DAYS AND FOR HIM HE HAD THREE DAYS AND LOST HIS BATTLE AND PASSED AWAY, LOST HIS BATTLE AND PASSED AWAY, WE CAN BE CARRYING THIS AND NOT WE CAN BE CARRYING THIS AND NOT EVEN KNOW IT EVEN KNOW IT EXPOSING OUR LOVED ONES WHOSE EXPOSING OUR LOVED ONES WHOSE BODIES REACT DIFFERENTLY THAN BODIES REACT DIFFERENTLY THAN OURS OURS THAT’S WHY THE AGGRESSIVE THAT’S WHY THE AGGRESSIVE MEASURES ARE NECESSARY MEASURES ARE NECESSARY I KNOW THAT THERE IS HARDSHIP I KNOW THAT THERE IS HARDSHIP AND WE ARE WORKING INCREDIBLY AND WE ARE WORKING INCREDIBLY HARD TO MAKE SURE THAT WE HAVE HARD TO MAKE SURE THAT WE HAVE EXTENDED UNEMPLOYMENT SO THAT IT EXTENDED UNEMPLOYMENT SO THAT IT IS GOING FROM 20 WEEKS TO 39 IS GOING FROM 20 WEEKS TO 39 WEEKS WEEKS GARY PETERS WAS A PART OF MAKING GARY PETERS WAS A PART OF MAKING THAT HAPPEN THAT HAPPEN WE’RE GRATEFUL TO HIM WE’RE GRATEFUL TO HIM WE HAVE PROTECTIONS FOR, YOU WE HAVE PROTECTIONS FOR, YOU KNOW, SO YOU DON’T LOSE YOUR KNOW, SO YOU DON’T LOSE YOUR HOME TO FORECLOSURE HOME TO FORECLOSURE THAT YOU CANNOT GET ELICKED THAT YOU CANNOT GET ELICKED THERE ARE SUPPORTS THAT WE ARE THERE ARE SUPPORTS THAT WE ARE GOING TO WORK TO MAKE SURE THAT GOING TO WORK TO MAKE SURE THAT YOU AND YOUR CHILDREN ARE GOING YOU AND YOUR CHILDREN ARE GOING TO BE OKAY DURING THIS TO BE OKAY DURING THIS BUT THIS DISEASE IS RAVAGING OUR BUT THIS DISEASE IS RAVAGING OUR STATE STATE WE HAVE GONE FROM ZERO TO OVER WE HAVE GONE FROM ZERO TO OVER 10,000 10,000 417 MICHIGAN RESIDENTS HAVE LOST 417 MICHIGAN RESIDENTS HAVE LOST THEIR LIVES TO THIS THEIR LIVES TO THIS THAT NUMBER WILL GROW THAT NUMBER WILL GROW EVERY ONE OF THE PEOPLE HAD A EVERY ONE OF THE PEOPLE HAD A STORY OR LOVED ONES THAT CANNOT STORY OR LOVED ONES THAT CANNOT EVEN COME TOGETHER TO MOURN EVEN COME TOGETHER TO MOURN BECAUSE IT IS TOO DANGEROUS BECAUSE IT IS TOO DANGEROUS >> THESE ARE UNPRECEDENTED >> THESE ARE UNPRECEDENTED TIMES TIMES I KNOW PEOPLE ARE MAKING I KNOW PEOPLE ARE MAKING SACRIFICE SACRIFICE WE WILL SUPPORT YOU AND YOUR WE WILL SUPPORT YOU AND YOUR KIDS KIDS >> GOVERNOR, MANY ARE >> GOVERNOR, MANY ARE COMPLAINING HOW DIFFICULT TO COMPLAINING HOW DIFFICULT TO APPLY FOR UNEMPLOYMENT BY PHONE APPLY FOR UNEMPLOYMENT BY PHONE OR ON LINE OR ON LINE WHAT IS DONE TO HANDLE THE FLOOD WHAT IS DONE TO HANDLE THE FLOOD OF APPLICATIONS? OF APPLICATIONS? >> SO, OUR UNEMPLOYMENT NUMBERS >> SO, OUR UNEMPLOYMENT NUMBERS GENERALLY OUR SYSTEM IS BUILT TO GENERALLY OUR SYSTEM IS BUILT TO TAKE IN THE 10,000 APPLICATIONS TAKE IN THE 10,000 APPLICATIONS THAT WE GET THAT WE GET WE HAVE A 4000% INCREASE WE HAVE A 4000% INCREASE THIS WILL BE A CHALLENGE FOR US THIS WILL BE A CHALLENGE FOR US TO SIMPLY KEEP THE — THE TO SIMPLY KEEP THE — THE COMPUTER INFRASTRUCTURE UP AND COMPUTER INFRASTRUCTURE UP AND RUNNING RUNNING >> THAT’S WHY I HAVE LOOSENED >> THAT’S WHY I HAVE LOOSENED THE TERMS WHICH PEOPLE NEED TO THE TERMS WHICH PEOPLE NEED TO APPLY APPLY YOU CAN QUALIFY FOR UNEMPLOYMENT YOU CAN QUALIFY FOR UNEMPLOYMENT FROM THE DAY YOU LOST YOUR JOB FROM THE DAY YOU LOST YOUR JOB WE WILL NOT REQUIRE ALL OF THE WE WILL NOT REQUIRE ALL OF THE PAPERWORK THAT PAPERWORK THAT WE EXPANDED HOW LONG YOU CAN BE WE EXPANDED HOW LONG YOU CAN BE ELIGIBLE ELIGIBLE WE’RE WAITING FROM THE FEDERAL WE’RE WAITING FROM THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT FOR THE AUTHORITY TO GOVERNMENT FOR THE AUTHORITY TO ENHANCE THAT WITH AN ADDITIONAL ENHANCE THAT WITH AN ADDITIONAL $600 PROMISED BUT WE NEED THE $600 PROMISED BUT WE NEED THE AUTHORITY TO MAKE IT A REALITY AUTHORITY TO MAKE IT A REALITY ON ALL OF THE FRONTS THE SYSTEM ON ALL OF THE FRONTS THE SYSTEM IS GOING TO BE MUCH BETTER ABLE IS GOING TO BE MUCH BETTER ABLE TO MEET YOUR NEEDS TO MEET YOUR NEEDS AND IN THIS TIME AND IN THIS TIME BUT GETTING THROUGH THE SYSTEM BUT GETTING THROUGH THE SYSTEM CAN BE FRUSTRATING CAN BE FRUSTRATING THE EASIEST WAY TO GO ON LINE THE EASIEST WAY TO GO ON LINE NOT THROUGH THE PHONE CALLS BUT NOT THROUGH THE PHONE CALLS BUT TO GO ON LINE TO GO ON LINE WE HAVE A CUEING SYSTEM THAT IS WE HAVE A CUEING SYSTEM THAT IS BEING SET UP SO WE CAN MANAGE BEING SET UP SO WE CAN MANAGE THE LEVEL AND MAKE SURE EVERYONE THE LEVEL AND MAKE SURE EVERYONE ’S CLAIM GET FILES ’S CLAIM GET FILES YOU WILL NOT BE PENALIZED SO AS YOU WILL NOT BE PENALIZED SO AS LONG AS YOU KNOW WHAT THE LAST LONG AS YOU KNOW WHAT THE LAST DATE WAS THAT YOU WERE EMPLOYED; DATE WAS THAT YOU WERE EMPLOYED; CLARE CLARE LIN? CLARE CLARE LIN? >> — CAROLYN CLIFFORD? >> — CAROLYN CLIFFORD? >> THANK YOU, THANK YOU FOR >> THANK YOU, THANK YOU FOR DOING THIS DOING THIS >> WE HAVE A FEW TOPICSS TO GET >> WE HAVE A FEW TOPICSS TO GET THROUGH THROUGH THE FIRST QUESTION IS ABOUT THE FIRST QUESTION IS ABOUT TESTING TESTING 10,000 CASES IN MICHIGAN 10,000 CASES IN MICHIGAN GOVERNOR, WHEN WILL WE TEST GOVERNOR, WHEN WILL WE TEST ANYONE WHO NEED AS TEST ANYONE WHO NEED AS TEST HOW WILL WE GET THE RESULTS BACK HOW WILL WE GET THE RESULTS BACK FASTER? FASTER? >> WE’RE WORKING HARD TO RAMP UP >> WE’RE WORKING HARD TO RAMP UP ON TESTING ON TESTING WE NEED ADDITIONAL TEST KITS WE NEED ADDITIONAL TEST KITS WE NEED MORE LABS TO COME ON WE NEED MORE LABS TO COME ON LINE LINE WE MADE STRIDES WE DO NOT HAVE WE MADE STRIDES WE DO NOT HAVE EVERYTHING THAT WE NEED EVERYTHING THAT WE NEED IN ORDER TO MAKE EDUCATED IN ORDER TO MAKE EDUCATED DECISIONS ON DATA, WE NEED TO DECISIONS ON DATA, WE NEED TO CONDUCT THE TESTS CONDUCT THE TESTS I’M JOINED BY OUR CHIEF MEDICAL I’M JOINED BY OUR CHIEF MEDICAL HEAD HEAD SHE MAY SHED LIGHT ON THIS SHE MAY SHED LIGHT ON THIS >> ABSOLUTELY, THANK YOU, >> ABSOLUTELY, THANK YOU, GOVERNOR GOVERNOR >>> NO QUESTION, AS A COUNTRY WE >>> NO QUESTION, AS A COUNTRY WE WERE LATE WHEN IT COME TO WERE LATE WHEN IT COME TO TESTING TESTING WE HAD TO LIMIT THE NUMBER OF WE HAD TO LIMIT THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE WHO HAVE BEEN TESTED AND PEOPLE WHO HAVE BEEN TESTED AND PRIORITIZING THE SICKEST OR PRIORITIZING THE SICKEST OR THOSE HEALTH CARE WORKERS WHO THOSE HEALTH CARE WORKERS WHO COULD INFECT OTHER PEOPLE COULD INFECT OTHER PEOPLE WE ARE REVVING UP AS QUICKLY AS WE ARE REVVING UP AS QUICKLY AS WE CAN WE CAN WE NEED MORE SWABS AND LABS AND WE NEED MORE SWABS AND LABS AND TESTING REAGENT SO WE CAN GET TESTING REAGENT SO WE CAN GET THEM DONE

THEM DONE >> THANK YOU >> THANK YOU WE HAVE A VIEWER QUESTION NOW WE HAVE A VIEWER QUESTION NOW GOVERNOR CAN YOU ANSWER THIS OR GOVERNOR CAN YOU ANSWER THIS OR THE DOCTOR, CAN YOU TAKE THIS THE DOCTOR, CAN YOU TAKE THIS MEL FROM WESTLAND WANTS TO KNOW, MEL FROM WESTLAND WANTS TO KNOW, HOW DOES A PERSON WITHOUT A HOW DOES A PERSON WITHOUT A DOCTOR GET PERMISSION TO BE DOCTOR GET PERMISSION TO BE TESTED AFTER FEELING ILL TESTED AFTER FEELING ILL PART OF BEING TESTED IS THAT YOU PART OF BEING TESTED IS THAT YOU HAVE TO HAVE WRITTEN PERMISSION, HAVE TO HAVE WRITTEN PERMISSION, RIGHT? RIGHT? >> THAT’S RIGHT >> THAT’S RIGHT I THINK THAT THE DOCTOR IS THE I THINK THAT THE DOCTOR IS THE RIGHT PERSON TO ANSWER THIS ONE RIGHT PERSON TO ANSWER THIS ONE AS WELL AS WELL >> THAT’S RIGHT >> THAT’S RIGHT I IDEALLY SOMEONE WOULD HAVE A I IDEALLY SOMEONE WOULD HAVE A PRIMARY CARE DOCTOR AND TALK PRIMARY CARE DOCTOR AND TALK WITH THEM FIRST BEFORE THEY WITH THEM FIRST BEFORE THEY WOULD BE ABLE TO GET A TEST WOULD BE ABLE TO GET A TEST WE KNOW THAT’S NOT THE CASE FOR WE KNOW THAT’S NOT THE CASE FOR THE INDIVIDUALS THE INDIVIDUALS OUR HOSPITALS ACROSS THE STATE OUR HOSPITALS ACROSS THE STATE ARE WORKING HARD ARE WORKING HARD THEY HAVE HOTLINES THEY HAVE HOTLINES IF YOU NEED URGENT MEDICAL CARE IF YOU NEED URGENT MEDICAL CARE AND YOU ARE VERY SICK AND YOU ARE VERY SICK YOU CAN CALL TO IDENTIFY IF YOU YOU CAN CALL TO IDENTIFY IF YOU SHOULD COME IN TO BE EVALUATED SHOULD COME IN TO BE EVALUATED TO BE TESTED TO BE TESTED MOST PEOPLE, IF THEY HAVE A MILD MOST PEOPLE, IF THEY HAVE A MILD ILLNESS AT THIS TIME, WE WILL ILLNESS AT THIS TIME, WE WILL NOT RECOMMEND THEY GET A TEST NOT RECOMMEND THEY GET A TEST >>> THANK YOU, BOTH OF YOU >>> THANK YOU, BOTH OF YOU THE NEXT QUESTION IS YOURS, THE NEXT QUESTION IS YOURS, DEVIN DEVIN >>> FIRST THE QUESTION FOR THE >>> FIRST THE QUESTION FOR THE DOCTOR DOCTOR THIS IS FROM A COUPLE OF PEOPLE THIS IS FROM A COUPLE OF PEOPLE OUTSIDE OF THE METRO AREA AND OUTSIDE OF THE METRO AREA AND POLICY POLICY SHOULD HOSPITALS BE FORCED TO SHOULD HOSPITALS BE FORCED TO TAKE THE OVERFLOW OF CORONAVIRUS TAKE THE OVERFLOW OF CORONAVIRUS PATIENTS? PATIENTS? HOW IS THAT BEING ADDRESSED AND HOW IS THAT BEING ADDRESSED AND SHOULD HOSPITALS TAKE PATIENTS SHOULD HOSPITALS TAKE PATIENTS THAT THEY MAY NOT NECESSARILY THAT THEY MAY NOT NECESSARILY WANT IN THE COMMUNITIES? WANT IN THE COMMUNITIES? >> SO, THERE IS NO QUESTION THE >> SO, THERE IS NO QUESTION THE ONLY WAY WE’LL TACKLE THIS ONLY WAY WE’LL TACKLE THIS CRISIS IS TO JOIN TOGETHER AND CRISIS IS TO JOIN TOGETHER AND THE RESOURCES THE RESOURCES OUR HOSPITALS IN SOUTHEAST OUR HOSPITALS IN SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN ARE AT CAPACITY MICHIGAN ARE AT CAPACITY THEY ARE RUNNING OUT OF THEY ARE RUNNING OUT OF VENTILATORS AND PPE AND TAKING VENTILATORS AND PPE AND TAKING CARE OF PEOPLE IN THE HALLWAYS CARE OF PEOPLE IN THE HALLWAYS THERE IS NO REASON A HOSPITAL 90 THERE IS NO REASON A HOSPITAL 90 MINUTES DOWN THE STREET IF THEY MINUTES DOWN THE STREET IF THEY HAVE THE CAPABILITY TO TAKE SOME HAVE THE CAPABILITY TO TAKE SOME OF THE PATIENTS OF THE PATIENTS WE KNOW THE HOSPITAL LEADERS ARE WE KNOW THE HOSPITAL LEADERS ARE STEPPING UP SO WE CAN TAKE THE STEPPING UP SO WE CAN TAKE THE BEST CARE OF THE PATIENTS BEST CARE OF THE PATIENTS >>> GOVERNOR THIS IS A BROADER >>> GOVERNOR THIS IS A BROADER POINT, SOME PEOPLE IN THE STATE, POINT, SOME PEOPLE IN THE STATE, THEY MAY SEE THIS AS A DENSITY THEY MAY SEE THIS AS A DENSITY ISSUE ISSUE THE PROBLEM IS TOUGHER RIGHT NOW THE PROBLEM IS TOUGHER RIGHT NOW IN DENSELY POPULATED AREAS LIKE IN DENSELY POPULATED AREAS LIKE SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN IF YOU ARE WATCHING FROM BAD AX IF YOU ARE WATCHING FROM BAD AX OR IRON MOUNTAIN YOU MAY BELIEVE OR IRON MOUNTAIN YOU MAY BELIEVE YOUR COMMUNITY HAS BEEN DINGED YOUR COMMUNITY HAS BEEN DINGED BY SOMETHING THAT IS NOT GERMANE BY SOMETHING THAT IS NOT GERMANE TO YOU AT THE MOMENT? TO YOU AT THE MOMENT? >> WELL UNFORTUNATELY THAT’S THE >> WELL UNFORTUNATELY THAT’S THE IMPRESSION PEOPLE WILL LEARN IMPRESSION PEOPLE WILL LEARN THAT’S NOT THE CASE THAT’S NOT THE CASE BUT COVID-19 IS PROBABLY IN A BUT COVID-19 IS PROBABLY IN A LOT MORE PLACES THAN WE KNOW LOT MORE PLACES THAN WE KNOW BECAUSE OF THIS LACK OF BECAUSE OF THIS LACK OF TESTING TESTING THIS HAS BEEN A SUBJECT THAT I THIS HAS BEEN A SUBJECT THAT I HAVE BEEN VOCAL ABOUT BECAUSE IN HAVE BEEN VOCAL ABOUT BECAUSE IN ORDER FOR US TO REALLY BE ABLE ORDER FOR US TO REALLY BE ABLE TO RUN DATA TO RUN DATA IN ORDER FOR US TO BE ABLE TO IN ORDER FOR US TO BE ABLE TO SEE WHEN THE APEX OF THIS IS AND SEE WHEN THE APEX OF THIS IS AND FOR THE PLANNING PURPOSES FOR THE PLANNING PURPOSES WE HAVE TO HAVE MOREAU BUST WE HAVE TO HAVE MOREAU BUST TESTING TESTING WHEN WE PRIORITIZE THE TESTING WHEN WE PRIORITIZE THE TESTING AND WE HAVE TO ASSESS WHO GETS A AND WE HAVE TO ASSESS WHO GETS A TEST OR WHO DOES NOT AND WHO TEST OR WHO DOES NOT AND WHO NEEDS TO BE TESTED NEEDS TO BE TESTED THIS CAN SKEW THE INFORMATION THIS CAN SKEW THE INFORMATION AND GIVE YOU A FALSE SENSE OF AND GIVE YOU A FALSE SENSE OF CONFIDENCE OR A FALSE SENSE OF CONFIDENCE OR A FALSE SENSE OF WHERE COVID-19 HAS ALREADY WHERE COVID-19 HAS ALREADY SPREAD SPREAD THE FACT OF THE MATTER IF YOU THE FACT OF THE MATTER IF YOU ARE IN ELK RAPIDS OR BAD AX OR ARE IN ELK RAPIDS OR BAD AX OR ANY OTHER PART OF MICHIGAN AND ANY OTHER PART OF MICHIGAN AND ARE YOU A HEALTH CARE PROVIDER ARE YOU A HEALTH CARE PROVIDER WHO IS NOT TAKING CARE OF WHO IS NOT TAKING CARE OF COVID-19 PATIENTS BUT YOU WANT COVID-19 PATIENTS BUT YOU WANT TO HELP, WE ARE ASKING THAT TO HELP, WE ARE ASKING THAT ANYONE WITH THIS KIND OF ANYONE WITH THIS KIND OF TRAINING CONSIDER COMING INTO TRAINING CONSIDER COMING INTO SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN WHERE THE SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN WHERE THE MOST ACUTE CASE LOAD HAS GROWN MOST ACUTE CASE LOAD HAS GROWN ALREADY ALREADY BUT THIS WILL UNFORTUNATELY BE BUT THIS WILL UNFORTUNATELY BE PRESENT IN ALL ACROSS THE STATE PRESENT IN ALL ACROSS THE STATE OF MICHIGAN OF MICHIGAN THAT’S PRECISELY WHY THE STATE THAT’S PRECISELY WHY THE STATE AT HOME MEASUREs ARE AT HOME MEASUREs ARE IMPORTANT IMPORTANT WE CAN KEEP DOWN THE SPREAD WE CAN KEEP DOWN THE SPREAD WE CAN KEEP DOWN THE PREVALENCE WE CAN KEEP DOWN THE PREVALENCE ACROSS THE STATE IF EVERYONE ACROSS THE STATE IF EVERYONE DOES THEIR PART DOES THEIR PART I WANT TO ACKNOWLEDGE, I GOT A I WANT TO ACKNOWLEDGE, I GOT A MESSAGE THERE IS A GREAT MESSAGE THERE IS A GREAT EMPLOYER IN DETROIT BLUE CROSS EMPLOYER IN DETROIT BLUE CROSS THEY TOLD THEIR EMPLOYEES IF YOU THEY TOLD THEIR EMPLOYEES IF YOU HAVE A HEALTH CARE BACKGROUND HAVE A HEALTH CARE BACKGROUND AND JOIN THE GOVERNOR’S CALL TO AND JOIN THE GOVERNOR’S CALL TO ACTION, WE’LL PAY YOUR SALARY ACTION, WE’LL PAY YOUR SALARY AND BENEFITS, THEY HAD 20 PEOPLE AND BENEFITS, THEY HAD 20 PEOPLE SIGN UP IN A SHORT PERIOD OF SIGN UP IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME TIME THAT’S THE ATTITUDE WE HAVE TO THAT’S THE ATTITUDE WE HAVE TO HAVE HAVE IF YOU ARE A PROVIDER IN THE IF YOU ARE A PROVIDER IN THE OTHER PART OF THE STATE AND NOT OTHER PART OF THE STATE AND NOT ON THE FRONT LINE BUT WANT TO ON THE FRONT LINE BUT WANT TO JOIN JOIN THERE IS A NEEDS IN SOUTHEAST THERE IS A NEEDS IN SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN MICHIGAN >> AND MAKING IT EASIER FOR >> AND MAKING IT EASIER FOR PEOPLE TO JOIN OUR RANKS TO PEOPLE TO JOIN OUR RANKS TO ENSURE THE SCOPE OF PRACTICE ENSURE THE SCOPE OF PRACTICE ISSUES AND THE QUESTIONS THAT ISSUES AND THE QUESTIONS THAT PRECLUDE PEOPLE FROM JUMPING IN, PRECLUDE PEOPLE FROM JUMPING IN, WE HAVE RESOLVED THEM WE MADE IT WE HAVE RESOLVED THEM WE MADE IT EASIER TO JOIN THE FRONT LINE EASIER TO JOIN THE FRONT LINE AND WE NEED ALL HANDS ON DECK

AND WE NEED ALL HANDS ON DECK AND THE PPE TO SUPPORT PEOPLE AND THE PPE TO SUPPORT PEOPLE FOR DOING THAT, AND A BUSINESS FOR DOING THAT, AND A BUSINESS AND CHIP IN BY CREATING MASKS OR AND CHIP IN BY CREATING MASKS OR FACE SHIELDS OR HAND SANITIZER, FACE SHIELDS OR HAND SANITIZER, WE NEED THAT AS WELL WE NEED THAT AS WELL >> OVER TO HUEL >> OVER TO HUEL >>> GOVERNOR, I KNOW THAT WE’RE >>> GOVERNOR, I KNOW THAT WE’RE KEEPING TRACK OF THE NUMBER OF KEEPING TRACK OF THE NUMBER OF INFECTIONS AND SADLY THE NUMBER INFECTIONS AND SADLY THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE WHO DIED OF PEOPLE WHO DIED THERE ARE SOME WHO WANT TO KNOW THERE ARE SOME WHO WANT TO KNOW WHY WE DON’T KEEP TRACK OF THE WHY WE DON’T KEEP TRACK OF THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE WHO RECOVER IN NUMBER OF PEOPLE WHO RECOVER IN THE EYES OF SO MANY PEOPLE THE EYES OF SO MANY PEOPLE RECOVERY EQUALS HOPE? RECOVERY EQUALS HOPE? >> I APPRECIATE THE SPIRIT OF >> I APPRECIATE THE SPIRIT OF THAT QUESTION I THINK THAT HOPE THAT QUESTION I THINK THAT HOPE IS IMPORTANT AND THERE ARE IS IMPORTANT AND THERE ARE PEOPLE THAT HAVE RECOVERED PEOPLE THAT HAVE RECOVERED THERE ARE PEOPLE THAT ARE THERE ARE PEOPLE THAT ARE STEPPING DOWN AND IN OUR STEPPING DOWN AND IN OUR HOSPITALS AND THAT WILL BE THE HOSPITALS AND THAT WILL BE THE CASE AND PEOPLE WHO HAVE BEEN CASE AND PEOPLE WHO HAVE BEEN TESTED AND DIDN’T TEST TESTED AND DIDN’T TEST POSITIVE POSITIVE ALL OF THE NUMBERS ARE STORIES ALL OF THE NUMBERS ARE STORIES THAT WE COULD SHARE AND SHOULD THAT WE COULD SHARE AND SHOULD SHARE SHARE THINGS ARE COMPLICATED, TOO THINGS ARE COMPLICATED, TOO >> WHAT WE KNOW IS BECAUSE >> WHAT WE KNOW IS BECAUSE SOMEONE DID NOT TEST POSITIVE SOMEONE DID NOT TEST POSITIVE FOR COVID-19 DOES NOT MEAN THAT FOR COVID-19 DOES NOT MEAN THAT IT WAS A NEGATIVE TEST IT WAS A NEGATIVE TEST IT COULD HAVE BEEN INCON IT COULD HAVE BEEN INCON CONCLUSIVE CONCLUSIVE SOMETIMES THE NUMBERS DON’T TELL SOMETIMES THE NUMBERS DON’T TELL THE FULL STORY THE FULL STORY THAT BEING SAID THAT BEING SAID WE’RE WORKING HARD TO MAKE SURE WE’RE WORKING HARD TO MAKE SURE THAT WE ARE TRANSPARENT SO THAT WE ARE TRANSPARENT SO PEOPLE HAVE GOT ACCURATE PEOPLE HAVE GOT ACCURATE INFORMATION WHICH TO MAKE THE INFORMATION WHICH TO MAKE THE DECISIONS DECISIONS WE ARE WORKING TO ENSURE THAT WE WE ARE WORKING TO ENSURE THAT WE ARE SHARING INFORMATION IN REAL ARE SHARING INFORMATION IN REAL TIME TIME AND WE ARE WORKING TO MAKE SURE AND WE ARE WORKING TO MAKE SURE PEOPLE ARE CONDUCTING THEIR PEOPLE ARE CONDUCTING THEIR DAILY LIVES THEY APPRECIATE FOR DAILY LIVES THEY APPRECIATE FOR HOW SERIOUS THE SITUATION IS HOW SERIOUS THE SITUATION IS AND SO, I WELCOME PEOPLE’S AND SO, I WELCOME PEOPLE’S SUGGESTS HOW WE CAN IMPROVE UPON SUGGESTS HOW WE CAN IMPROVE UPON THAT THAT I THINK THAT STORIES OF HOPE ARE I THINK THAT STORIES OF HOPE ARE IMPORTANT AS WELL IMPORTANT AS WELL I’LL TELL YOU THIS, I KNOW THAT I’LL TELL YOU THIS, I KNOW THAT BECAUSE OF HOW RAPIDLY THIS IS BECAUSE OF HOW RAPIDLY THIS IS SPREADING EVERY ONE OF OUR LIVES SPREADING EVERY ONE OF OUR LIVES WILL BE TOUCHED BY COVID-19, WILL BE TOUCHED BY COVID-19, WHETHER IT IS A FRIEND OR A WHETHER IT IS A FRIEND OR A CO-WORKER OR A RELATIVE WHO HAS CO-WORKER OR A RELATIVE WHO HAS TESTED POSITIVE OR SADLY PERHAPS TESTED POSITIVE OR SADLY PERHAPS DIDN’T WIN THEIR BATTLE WITH DIDN’T WIN THEIR BATTLE WITH COVID-19 COVID-19 AND A STATE REPRESENTATIVE AND A STATE REPRESENTATIVE PASSED AWAY AND SUSPECTED PASSED AWAY AND SUSPECTED COVID-19 COVID-19 IT IS SOMETHING THAT IS IT IS SOMETHING THAT IS HEARTBREAKING, I THINK THAT’S HEARTBREAKING, I THINK THAT’S WHY IT IS IMPORTANT THAT WE WHY IT IS IMPORTANT THAT WE REMEMBER EACH NUMBER IS NOT A REMEMBER EACH NUMBER IS NOT A NUMBER BUT A PERSON T IS A LIFE NUMBER BUT A PERSON T IS A LIFE THAT WAS CUT SHORT THAT WAS CUT SHORT THAT’S PRECISELY WHY STOPPING THAT’S PRECISELY WHY STOPPING THE SPREAD IS THE MOST VALUABLE THE SPREAD IS THE MOST VALUABLE TOOL TOOL AND OUR STAY HOME ORDER IS AND OUR STAY HOME ORDER IS AGGRESSIVE AGGRESSIVE WE HAVE SEEN A MAP IN THE NEW WE HAVE SEEN A MAP IN THE NEW YORK TIMES THAT SHOWS THAT IT IS YORK TIMES THAT SHOWS THAT IT IS WORKING TO KEEP PEOPLE FROM WORKING TO KEEP PEOPLE FROM BEING OUT AND ABOUT THAT IS BEING OUT AND ABOUT THAT IS STOPPING THE SPREAD STOPPING THE SPREAD WE ASK EVERYONE KEEP DOING THEIR WE ASK EVERYONE KEEP DOING THEIR PART IT IS NOT EASY BUT IT IS PART IT IS NOT EASY BUT IT IS ESSENTIAL ESSENTIAL >> AND DOCTOR >> AND DOCTOR IF YOU GET THE MEASLES AS A IF YOU GET THE MEASLES AS A CHILD YOU NEVER HAVE TO WORRY CHILD YOU NEVER HAVE TO WORRY ABOUT THAT AGAIN ABOUT THAT AGAIN TO THOSE THAT RECOVERED FROM THE TO THOSE THAT RECOVERED FROM THE VIRUS VIRUS DO THEY HAVE A LIFETIME IMMUNITY DO THEY HAVE A LIFETIME IMMUNITY CAN THEY NOW IMMUNE AND HELP THE CAN THEY NOW IMMUNE AND HELP THE HEROES WHO MAY BE IN DANGER? HEROES WHO MAY BE IN DANGER? >> THAT IS WHAT WE HOPE >> THAT IS WHAT WE HOPE THIS IS A NEW VIRUS WE’RE STILL THIS IS A NEW VIRUS WE’RE STILL LEARNING A LOT ABOUT IT LEARNING A LOT ABOUT IT AS THE GOVERNOR MENTIONED AS THE GOVERNOR MENTIONED WE’LL BE TRACKING IN THE WEEKS WE’LL BE TRACKING IN THE WEEKS THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE WHO HAVE THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE WHO HAVE RECOVERED RECOVERED WE WOULD HAVE A TEST WHERE YOU WE WOULD HAVE A TEST WHERE YOU TEST FOR THEANTI-BODIES THEY TEST FOR THEANTI-BODIES THEY WILL WILL BE IMMUNE WILL WILL BE IMMUNE AS LONG AS POSSIBLE T IS TOO AS LONG AS POSSIBLE T IS TOO EARLY I KNOW SCIENTISTS ACROSS EARLY I KNOW SCIENTISTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY ARE LOOKING INTO THE COUNTRY ARE LOOKING INTO THAT THAT BUT THAT IS TOO EARLY TO TELL BUT THAT IS TOO EARLY TO TELL >> CAROLYN >> CAROLYN >> ALL RIGHT, THANK YOU, HUEL >> ALL RIGHT, THANK YOU, HUEL >> THE GOVERNOR NOW EARLIER THIS >> THE GOVERNOR NOW EARLIER THIS WEEK YOU TWEETED OUT AN WEEK YOU TWEETED OUT AN INVITATION TO WORKERS WHO CAME INVITATION TO WORKERS WHO CAME HERE TO MICHIGAN AND HELP AND HERE TO MICHIGAN AND HELP AND WE’RE IN NEED WE’RE IN NEED WE REPORTED PROFESSIONALS WE REPORTED PROFESSIONALS DOCTORS HAVE DIED DOCTORS HAVE DIED DO WE KNOW AND ARE THEY DO WE KNOW AND ARE THEY ANSWERING THE CALL AND COMING ANSWERING THE CALL AND COMING HERE TO MICHIGAN AS WE HAVE RUN HERE TO MICHIGAN AS WE HAVE RUN OUT OF PROFESSIONALS TO HELP OUT OF PROFESSIONALS TO HELP WITH THE BATTLE? WITH THE BATTLE? >> WELL WE PUT THE CALL OUT AND >> WELL WE PUT THE CALL OUT AND WE HAVE GOTTEN SOME INTEREST, I WE HAVE GOTTEN SOME INTEREST, I DON’T HAVE A SPECIFIC NUMBER FOR DON’T HAVE A SPECIFIC NUMBER FOR YOU RIGHT NOW YOU RIGHT NOW HE WILL SAY THAT ANYONE WHO HAS HE WILL SAY THAT ANYONE WHO HAS RETIRED FROM THE PROFESSION WHO RETIRED FROM THE PROFESSION WHO WOULD CONSIDER JOINING THE FRONT WOULD CONSIDER JOINING THE FRONT LINE LINE ANYONE WHO IS IN TRAINING TO BE

ANYONE WHO IS IN TRAINING TO BE A MEDICAL TROPICAL A MEDICAL TROPICAL ANYONE WHO HAS THIS BACKGROUND ANYONE WHO HAS THIS BACKGROUND AND MAYBE DOING SOMETHING RIGHT AND MAYBE DOING SOMETHING RIGHT NOW BUT WANTS TO BE HELPFUL NOW BUT WANTS TO BE HELPFUL THERE IS A HUGE NEED RIGHT NOW THERE IS A HUGE NEED RIGHT NOW WE ARE ENCOURAGING PEOPLE TO WE ARE ENCOURAGING PEOPLE TO CONSIDER IF YOU HAVE THAT CONSIDER IF YOU HAVE THAT TRAINING TO JOIN US TO TAKE CARE TRAINING TO JOIN US TO TAKE CARE OF PEOPLE WITH COVID-19 OF PEOPLE WITH COVID-19 I WAS OVER AT TCF THE OTHER I WAS OVER AT TCF THE OTHER DAY DAY AND HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO TOUR AND HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO TOUR THE FACILITY WHERE WE WILL BE THE FACILITY WHERE WE WILL BE HAVING OVERFLOW FOR PATIENTS HAVING OVERFLOW FOR PATIENTS A FIELD HOSPITAL ESSENTIALLY A FIELD HOSPITAL ESSENTIALLY THAT’S THE ARMY NATIONAL GUARD THAT’S THE ARMY NATIONAL GUARD AND THE CORPS OF ENGINEERS, AND AND THE CORPS OF ENGINEERS, AND IT WAS REALLY IMPRESSIVE THE IT WAS REALLY IMPRESSIVE THE INCREDIBLE WORK THAT IS GOING IN INCREDIBLE WORK THAT IS GOING IN THERE THERE WE WILL NEED HELP TO STAFF IT WE WILL NEED HELP TO STAFF IT THOUGH THOUGH THIS IS ONE OF THE NEEDS WE WILL THIS IS ONE OF THE NEEDS WE WILL HAVE AS A STATE HAVE AS A STATE THAT’S WHY WE PUT THE CALL OUT THAT’S WHY WE PUT THE CALL OUT TO SAY IF YOU ARE SEEING THIS IS TO SAY IF YOU ARE SEEING THIS IS HAPPENING HAPPENING YOU HAVE A CONNECTION TO YOU HAVE A CONNECTION TO MICHIGAN E CONSIDER COMING AND MICHIGAN E CONSIDER COMING AND HELPING US BECAUSE, IT HAS TO BE HELPING US BECAUSE, IT HAS TO BE ALL HANDS ON DECK ALL HANDS ON DECK WE’RE SEEING THE NUMBER CLIMB WE’RE SEEING THE NUMBER CLIMB AND IT WILL CLIMB THE EFFORT AND IT WILL CLIMB THE EFFORT AND A COUPLE OF WEEKS, TWO OR AND A COUPLE OF WEEKS, TWO OR THREE WEEKS, THAT’S PRECISELY THREE WEEKS, THAT’S PRECISELY WHY THE NUMBER IS AND COULD BE WHY THE NUMBER IS AND COULD BE TRAIN THE PERSONAL PROTECTION TO TRAIN THE PERSONAL PROTECTION TO ENHANCE AND GROW THE NUMBER OF ENHANCE AND GROW THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE ON THE FRONT LINE PEOPLE ON THE FRONT LINE SO THAT WE CARE FOR THOSE WHO SO THAT WE CARE FOR THOSE WHO ARE ON WHO ARE WE GET MORE ARE ON WHO ARE WE GET MORE PEOPLE TO JOIN THEM PEOPLE TO JOIN THEM >> YOU MANAGED — MENTIONED >> YOU MANAGED — MENTIONED TCF TCF WILL WE FEED MORE WILL WE FEED MORE WE’RE OPENING THAT AS A WE’RE OPENING THAT AS A HOSPITAL HOSPITAL OTHERS ARE PUTTING DEPARTMENTS OTHERS ARE PUTTING DEPARTMENTS OUT FRONT OUT FRONT WILL WE NEED MORE FACILITYINGS WILL WE NEED MORE FACILITYINGS AND MORE VOLUNTEERS? AND MORE VOLUNTEERS? , WE ANTICIPATE THIS QUIL GROW , WE ANTICIPATE THIS QUIL GROW WE HAVE SEEN MODELS THAT, YOU WE HAVE SEEN MODELS THAT, YOU KNOW KNOW GIVE THAT THAT TELL US THIS GIVE THAT THAT TELL US THIS WE ARE MAKING PREPARATIONSMENT WE ARE MAKING PREPARATIONSMENT WE HAVE BEEN WORKING WITH THE WE HAVE BEEN WORKING WITH THE ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS WHERE WE ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS WHERE WE CAN SET THIS UP CAN SET THIS UP THE HOPE IS THAT WE DON’T NEED THE HOPE IS THAT WE DON’T NEED EVERYONE EVERYONE THAT WE NEED WE WILL THAT WE NEED WE WILL WE PROBABLY — WE PROBABLY ARE WE PROBABLY — WE PROBABLY ARE AND THAT’S WHY WE’RE GETTING AND THAT’S WHY WE’RE GETTING PREPARED PREPARED >>> I WANT TO ASK YOU, WE HAD A >>> I WANT TO ASK YOU, WE HAD A NUMBER OF QUESTIONS ABOUT THE NUMBER OF QUESTIONS ABOUT THE STAY AT HOME ORDER STAY AT HOME ORDER YOU WANTED THAT TO STAY IN PLACE YOU WANTED THAT TO STAY IN PLACE UNTIL THE 14th UNTIL THE 14th THE PRESIDENT MOVED THE FEDERAL THE PRESIDENT MOVED THE FEDERAL GUIDELINE OUT TO APRIL 30th GUIDELINE OUT TO APRIL 30th YOU ASKED THE LEGISLATURE FOR YOU ASKED THE LEGISLATURE FOR POWERS TO EXTEND FOR 70 DAYS POWERS TO EXTEND FOR 70 DAYS WHERE ARE YOU RIGHT NOW WHERE WHERE ARE YOU RIGHT NOW WHERE THE STAY AT HOME ORDER IS IN THE STAY AT HOME ORDER IS IN PLACE RIGHT NOW FOR MICHIGAN? PLACE RIGHT NOW FOR MICHIGAN? >> I PUT THE STAY IN HOME ORDER >> I PUT THE STAY IN HOME ORDER FOR THREE WEEKS FOR THREE WEEKS AND THE INFORMATION THE PRESENCE AND THE INFORMATION THE PRESENCE OF COVID-19 IS MORE KNOWN SO OF COVID-19 IS MORE KNOWN SO EVERY DAY THIS DYNAMIC IS EVERY DAY THIS DYNAMIC IS CHANGING CHANGING WE’RE MAKING DECISIONS BASED ON WE’RE MAKING DECISIONS BASED ON THE SCIENCE AND ALL THE HEALTH THE SCIENCE AND ALL THE HEALTH CARE AND REMEMBER RECOMMENDATION CARE AND REMEMBER RECOMMENDATION ALWAYS ALWAYS WE HAVE TO DO WHAT IS IN THE WE HAVE TO DO WHAT IS IN THE BEST INTEREST OF THE PEOPLE IN BEST INTEREST OF THE PEOPLE IN THE STATE THE STATE AND AS LONG AS ALL THE SCIENCE AND AS LONG AS ALL THE SCIENCE IS POINTING TO SOCIAL DISTANCING IS POINTING TO SOCIAL DISTANCING BEING THE MOST IMPORTANT THING BEING THE MOST IMPORTANT THING WE HAVE TO CONTINUE THE STAY AT WE HAVE TO CONTINUE THE STAY AT HOME ORDER HOME ORDER AND EMBRACED 30 DAYS AND I THINK AND EMBRACED 30 DAYS AND I THINK THAT WAS AN IMPORTANT STEP A THAT WAS AN IMPORTANT STEP A DRAMATIC STEP, FRANKLY AND SO DRAMATIC STEP, FRANKLY AND SO THIS — THE EXTENSION OF THE THIS — THE EXTENSION OF THE STATE OF EMERGENCY FOR 70 DAYS STATE OF EMERGENCY FOR 70 DAYS HAS OTHER IMPLICATIONS HAS OTHER IMPLICATIONS IT’S NOT THE SAME THING AS STAY IT’S NOT THE SAME THING AS STAY AT HOME ORDER AT HOME ORDER THERE IS A POSSIBILITY TO THERE IS A POSSIBILITY TO LENGTHEN THE STAY AT HOME LENGTHEN THE STAY AT HOME ORDER ORDER WHEN THAT IS AND WHEN THAT WHEN THAT IS AND WHEN THAT ANNOUNCEMENT WILL BE MADE ANNOUNCEMENT WILL BE MADE WE’RE NOT PREPARED TO SAY WE’RE NOT PREPARED TO SAY WE’RE MAKING DECISIONS BASED ON WE’RE MAKING DECISIONS BASED ON THE BEST INFORMATION THAT YOU THE BEST INFORMATION THAT YOU HAVE HAVE >> THAT DOES CHANGE >> THAT DOES CHANGE THE NEXT QUESTION FOR THE THE NEXT QUESTION FOR THE DOCTOR DOCTOR WE HAD A REPORT THAT SUGGESTED WE HAD A REPORT THAT SUGGESTED AS WE LEARN MORE ABOUT THE WAY AS WE LEARN MORE ABOUT THE WAY THIS VIRUS IS SPREAD IT MAY BE

THIS VIRUS IS SPREAD IT MAY BE EASY FOR TOMORROW SOME TO GET EASY FOR TOMORROW SOME TO GET IT IT MAYBE HE IT IS FROM THE BREATH MAYBE HE IT IS FROM THE BREATH VAPOR VAPOR DO WE NEED TO INCREASE THE DO WE NEED TO INCREASE THE DISTANCE DISTANCE >> IT STAYS IN THE AIR AS ONE IS >> IT STAYS IN THE AIR AS ONE IS TALKING OR COUGHING OR TALKING OR COUGHING OR SNEEZING SNEEZING WE NEED TO THINK ABOUT FOLLOW WE NEED TO THINK ABOUT FOLLOW THE ORDERS THE ORDERS IF YOU ARE SICK, WEAR A MASK IF YOU ARE SICK, WEAR A MASK IF YOU GO OUT WEAR A MASK IF YOU GO OUT WEAR A MASK IF YOU DON’T, MAKE ONE OUT OF IF YOU DON’T, MAKE ONE OUT OF CLOTH OR USING A BANDANA CLOTH OR USING A BANDANA WE SHOULD BE THINKING ABOUT OUR WE SHOULD BE THINKING ABOUT OUR SOCIAL DISTANCING WE KNOW PEOPLE SOCIAL DISTANCING WE KNOW PEOPLE CAN BE ASYMPTOMATIC AND SPREAD CAN BE ASYMPTOMATIC AND SPREAD DISEASE. IT IS IMPORTANT FOR DISEASE. IT IS IMPORTANT FOR PEOPLE TO STAY HOME PEOPLE TO STAY HOME >> BACK TO HUEL PERKINS >> BACK TO HUEL PERKINS HE HAS THE NEXT QUESTION HE HAS THE NEXT QUESTION >> THANK YOU >> THANK YOU >>> BIG NEWS A GROUNDBREAKING >>> BIG NEWS A GROUNDBREAKING CLINICAL TRIAL THAT COULD CLINICAL TRIAL THAT COULD PREVENT OR TREAT COVID-19 PREVENT OR TREAT COVID-19 HYDROXIY CHLOROQUINE WILL BE HYDROXIY CHLOROQUINE WILL BE TESTED ON FIRST RESPONDERS TESTED ON FIRST RESPONDERS BUT PATIENTS SAY THIS SAVED BUT PATIENTS SAY THIS SAVED THEM THEM WHERE DOES THE STATE STAND WITH WHERE DOES THE STATE STAND WITH THE SO-CALLED UNPROVEN THE SO-CALLED UNPROVEN TREATMENTS ESPECIALLY WHEN A TREATMENTS ESPECIALLY WHEN A PATIENT MAY OTHERWISE DIE? PATIENT MAY OTHERWISE DIE? >> WE WANT TO BE ON THE FRONT OF >> WE WANT TO BE ON THE FRONT OF MAKING HISTORY HERE BY TESTING MAKING HISTORY HERE BY TESTING THINGS BY ACKNOWLEDGING PONT AND THINGS BY ACKNOWLEDGING PONT AND BEING INNOVATORS BEING INNOVATORS WE RECOGNIZE THIS DRUG AND THIS WE RECOGNIZE THIS DRUG AND THIS IS WHERE THERE WAS SOME INITIAL IS WHERE THERE WAS SOME INITIAL QUESTION ABOUT WHAT THE POLICY QUESTION ABOUT WHAT THE POLICY COULD BE A DRUG THAT IS TAKEN BY COULD BE A DRUG THAT IS TAKEN BY PATIENTS CURRENTLY PATIENTS CURRENTLY THE FEAR THAT A PRONOUNCEMENT THE FEAR THAT A PRONOUNCEMENT MAY CREATE HOARDING WAS MAY CREATE HOARDING WAS SOMETHING WE WERE CONCERNED SOMETHING WE WERE CONCERNED ABOUT ABOUT WE HAVE MICHIGAN PATIENTS THAT WE HAVE MICHIGAN PATIENTS THAT HAVE BEEN PRESCRIBED THE DRUG HAVE BEEN PRESCRIBED THE DRUG PRECOVID-19 THAT WE WANTED TO PRECOVID-19 THAT WE WANTED TO MAKE SURE HAD ACCESS THIS IS A MAKE SURE HAD ACCESS THIS IS A NOVEL VIRUS NOVEL VIRUS WE HAVE HAVE THE MIND SET WE’LL WE HAVE HAVE THE MIND SET WE’LL EXPLORE IMPROVING TESTING AND EXPLORE IMPROVING TESTING AND TERMS OF TESTING FOR ANTI-BODIES TERMS OF TESTING FOR ANTI-BODIES ON THE OTHER SIDE SO WE KNOW WHO ON THE OTHER SIDE SO WE KNOW WHO IS IMMUNE IS IMMUNE TESTING DRUGS TESTING DRUGS THERE IS POTENTIAL HERE AMID THE THERE IS POTENTIAL HERE AMID THE SADNESS AND HARDSHIP WE’RE GOING SADNESS AND HARDSHIP WE’RE GOING THROUGH THROUGH I WOULD INVITE THE DOCTOR TO I WOULD INVITE THE DOCTOR TO WEIGH IN ON THIS WEIGH IN ON THIS SHE IS STUDIED ON IT AS WELL SHE IS STUDIED ON IT AS WELL >> THANK YOU, GOVERNOR >> THANK YOU, GOVERNOR >> THIS IS EXCITING WHAT IS >> THIS IS EXCITING WHAT IS GOING ON AND THE FACT THEY WILL GOING ON AND THE FACT THEY WILL DO THIS IS A NEW VIRUS DO THIS IS A NEW VIRUS WHO WILL BE IMMUNE AND IT IS WHO WILL BE IMMUNE AND IT IS IMPORTANT WE AGGRESSIVELY PURSUE IMPORTANT WE AGGRESSIVELY PURSUE THE TRIALS TO UNDERSTAND WHAT THE TRIALS TO UNDERSTAND WHAT CAN PREVENT PEOPLE FROM GET CAN PREVENT PEOPLE FROM GET GETTING IT AND TREATING THEM IF GETTING IT AND TREATING THEM IF THEY DO HAVE IT THEY DO HAVE IT >> I HAVE WORKED IN THE SEVERAL >> I HAVE WORKED IN THE SEVERAL ERS, WHEN IS IT APPROPRIATE TO ERS, WHEN IS IT APPROPRIATE TO TRY A DRUG THAT MAY NOT WORK ON TRY A DRUG THAT MAY NOT WORK ON A PATIENT WHO IS FACING DEATH? A PATIENT WHO IS FACING DEATH? >> CERTAINLY IN MEDICINE, FIRST >> CERTAINLY IN MEDICINE, FIRST DO NO HARM AS A PRACTICING DO NO HARM AS A PRACTICING PHYSICIAN YOU DO NOT WANT TO TRY PHYSICIAN YOU DO NOT WANT TO TRY THINGS THAT WOULD HARM YOUR THINGS THAT WOULD HARM YOUR PATIENT PATIENT AS PHYSICIANS WE HAVE TO PAY AS PHYSICIANS WE HAVE TO PAY ATTENTION TO THE SCIENCE AND THE ATTENTION TO THE SCIENCE AND THE DATA AND WHAT THE FDA IS SAYING DATA AND WHAT THE FDA IS SAYING IF IT CAN HELP WE HAVE TO IF IT CAN HELP WE HAVE TO ATTEMPT IT ATTEMPT IT THAT’S GOING ON ACROSS THE THAT’S GOING ON ACROSS THE COUNTRY COUNTRY >>> DOCTOR THIS IS FOR YOU >>> DOCTOR THIS IS FOR YOU IN THE CITY THERE IS A 36% IN THE CITY THERE IS A 36% POVERTY RATE POVERTY RATE IS THIS EXPOSING A LACK OF IS THIS EXPOSING A LACK OF HEALTH CARE AND PEOPLE ARE HEALTH CARE AND PEOPLE ARE COMING DOWN COMING DOWN AND WHAT SHOULD WE BE TELLING AND WHAT SHOULD WE BE TELLING THEM TO WALK AROUND WITH MASKS? THEM TO WALK AROUND WITH MASKS? HOW WILL WE FLATTEN THE CURVE AS HOW WILL WE FLATTEN THE CURVE AS WE KEEP SAYING? WE KEEP SAYING? >> IT IS CONCERNING WHAT WE’RE >> IT IS CONCERNING WHAT WE’RE SEEING BUT NOT JUST DETROIT BUT SEEING BUT NOT JUST DETROIT BUT OAKLAND AND WAYNE COUNTY OUTSIDE OAKLAND AND WAYNE COUNTY OUTSIDE OF DETROIT AS YOU MENTIONED OF DETROIT AS YOU MENTIONED THE IMPORTANT THING WE CAN DO IS

THE IMPORTANT THING WE CAN DO IS MAKING SURE PEOPLE UNDERSTAND NO MAKING SURE PEOPLE UNDERSTAND NO ONE IS IMMUNE ONE IS IMMUNE THEY HAVE TO BE AGAIN HEEDING THEY HAVE TO BE AGAIN HEEDING THE SOCIAL DISTANCING THE SOCIAL DISTANCING MEASUREs MEASUREs AT THIS POINT IT CAME OUT FROM AT THIS POINT IT CAME OUT FROM THE GOVERNMENT, THE CDC THE GOVERNMENT, THE CDC IF THEY HAVE ACCESS TO A MASK IF THEY HAVE ACCESS TO A MASK YOU KNOW IT IS A GOOD IDEA TO YOU KNOW IT IS A GOOD IDEA TO WEAR ENONE WEAR ENONE WE DON’T WANT THE PUBLIC WEARING WE DON’T WANT THE PUBLIC WEARING THE N95 MASK AND SURGICAL THE N95 MASK AND SURGICAL MASKS MASKS WE NEED TO RESERVE THOSE WE NEED TO RESERVE THOSE BUT RIGHT NOW IF YOU HAVE A MASK BUT RIGHT NOW IF YOU HAVE A MASK PUT IT ON PUT IT ON WASHING HANDS WITH SOAP AND WASHING HANDS WITH SOAP AND WATER FREQUENTLY WATER FREQUENTLY CLEANING FREQUENTLY TOUCHED CLEANING FREQUENTLY TOUCHED SURFACES OFTEN SURFACES OFTEN AND STAYING HOME AND STAYING HOME >>> IF YOU ARE NOT GOING OUT TO >>> IF YOU ARE NOT GOING OUT TO GET FOOD AND MEDICINE OR GET FOOD AND MEDICINE OR INFRASTRUCTURE WORKER YOU SHOULD INFRASTRUCTURE WORKER YOU SHOULD STAY HOME STAY HOME THAT’S THE WAY TO FIGHT THIS THAT’S THE WAY TO FIGHT THIS VIRUS SUCCESSFULLY VIRUS SUCCESSFULLY >>> A VIEWER SAID IF YOU WANT TO >>> A VIEWER SAID IF YOU WANT TO US STAY HOME WHY NOT MAKE US STAY HOME WHY NOT MAKE NON-ESSENTIAL JOBS ESSENTIAL NON-ESSENTIAL JOBS ESSENTIAL MY HUSBAND MAKES CAR PARTS MY HUSBAND MAKES CAR PARTS NO ONE NEEDS THEM NO ONE NEEDS THEM STOP THEM FROM WORKING WHEN NOT STOP THEM FROM WORKING WHEN NOT NEEDED NEEDED WE GET CALLS WHAT IS ESSENTIAL WE GET CALLS WHAT IS ESSENTIAL VERSE NON-ESSENTIAL VERSE NON-ESSENTIAL AND WHAT SHOULD PEOPLE DO WHO AND WHAT SHOULD PEOPLE DO WHO HAVE CONCERNS WHEN THEY SHOULD HAVE CONCERNS WHEN THEY SHOULD NOT BE AT WORK? NOT BE AT WORK? >> YES, SO, I THINK THAT THIS IS >> YES, SO, I THINK THAT THIS IS UNPRESS DENIED AND DECISIONS UNPRESS DENIED AND DECISIONS AND IT IS SOMETHING THAT HAS AND IT IS SOMETHING THAT HAS CREATED A LOT OF QUESTIONS CREATED A LOT OF QUESTIONS IF IS NOT PROVIDING ENERGY AND IF IS NOT PROVIDING ENERGY AND FOOD AND THE HEALTH CARE THEN IT FOOD AND THE HEALTH CARE THEN IT IS PROBABLY NOT ESSENTIAL AND SO IS PROBABLY NOT ESSENTIAL AND SO THEY CAN TRAVEL AND FALLS INTO THEY CAN TRAVEL AND FALLS INTO THAT CATEGORY THAT CATEGORY IT’S NOT PERFECT IT’S NOT PERFECT IT’S NOT AND TO THE EMPLOYER IT’S NOT AND TO THE EMPLOYER DON’T PLAY FAST AND LOOSE DON’T PLAY FAST AND LOOSE IF IT IS MEETING A NEED THE STAY IF IT IS MEETING A NEED THE STAY HOME MOMENT HOME MOMENT THAT IS AN INTENTION THING THAT THAT IS AN INTENTION THING THAT IS PLAYING FAST AND LOOSE IS PLAYING FAST AND LOOSE THE BUSINESSES ARE DOING THE THE BUSINESSES ARE DOING THE RIGHT THING AND THIS DOING THIS, RIGHT THING AND THIS DOING THIS, THOSE THAT ARE QUESTIONING NEED THOSE THAT ARE QUESTIONING NEED TO NOT PLAY FAST AND LOOSE TO NOT PLAY FAST AND LOOSE EVERY BUSINESS IN THE STATE EVERY BUSINESS IN THE STATE THEY HAVE LICENSES DON’T WANT TO THEY HAVE LICENSES DON’T WANT TO PUT THAT IN JEOPARDY PUT THAT IN JEOPARDY THEY DON’T WANT TO EXPOSE THEM THEY DON’T WANT TO EXPOSE THEM TO COVID-19 TO COVID-19 THIS DOES NOT SCRIM DISCRIMINATE THIS DOES NOT SCRIM DISCRIMINATE BETWEEN STATE LINES AND BETWEEN BETWEEN STATE LINES AND BETWEEN THE PARTY LINES AND THAT IS WHY THE PARTY LINES AND THAT IS WHY IT IS SO IMPORTANT THAT EVERY IT IS SO IMPORTANT THAT EVERY SINGLE ONE OF US TAKES THIS SINGLE ONE OF US TAKES THIS SERIOUSLY AND DOES OUR PART SERIOUSLY AND DOES OUR PART AND THE DISTANCE IS THE BEST WAY AND THE DISTANCE IS THE BEST WAY THAT WE CAN KEEP PEOPLE SAFE THAT WE CAN KEEP PEOPLE SAFE I UNDERSTAND THE ECONOMIC I UNDERSTAND THE ECONOMIC ANXIETY THAT PEOPLE HAVE IN THAT ANXIETY THAT PEOPLE HAVE IN THAT AND BUSINESSES HAVE AND BUSINESSES HAVE THIS IS WHAT I KNOW THIS IS WHAT I KNOW NOT DOING EVERYTHING WE DO NOW NOT DOING EVERYTHING WE DO NOW IS WILL EXTEND OW LONG IS WILL EXTEND OW LONG AND EXPOSE MORE PEOPLE TO AND EXPOSE MORE PEOPLE TO SICKNESS AND MORE LIVES WILL BE SICKNESS AND MORE LIVES WILL BE LOST LOST THAT’S WHY THAT’S WHY >> THANK YOU, GOVERNOR AND >> THANK YOU, GOVERNOR AND DOCTOR DOCTOR OVER TO YOU OVER TO YOU >>> I HEARD FROM A LOT OF PEOPLE >>> I HEARD FROM A LOT OF PEOPLE WHOSE JOBS ARE NOT DESCRIBED AS WHOSE JOBS ARE NOT DESCRIBED AS ESSENTIAL BUT THEY FEEL THEY CAN ESSENTIAL BUT THEY FEEL THEY CAN STAY WORKING AND KEEP A SMALL STAY WORKING AND KEEP A SMALL PART OF THE ECONOMY MOVING PART OF THE ECONOMY MOVING THESE ARE PEOPLE WHO ARE IN THE THESE ARE PEOPLE WHO ARE IN THE LANDSCAPING BUSINESS OR YARD LANDSCAPING BUSINESS OR YARD WORK WORK I HEARD FROM A GUY WHO IS A I HEARD FROM A GUY WHO IS A CONTRACTOR HE IS WORKING ON A CONTRACTOR HE IS WORKING ON A HOUSE HOUSE HE IS THE ONLY ONE IN THE HE IS THE ONLY ONE IN THE HOUSE HOUSE BY HIMSELF AND IN A HOUSE THAT’S BY HIMSELF AND IN A HOUSE THAT’S UNDER CONSTRUCTION UNDER CONSTRUCTION I THINK THERE ARE SOME PEOPLE I THINK THERE ARE SOME PEOPLE WONDERING IF THERE IS ROOM FOR WONDERING IF THERE IS ROOM FOR COMMON SENSE ON JOBS THAT ARE COMMON SENSE ON JOBS THAT ARE NOT ESSENTIAL AND COULD STILL BE NOT ESSENTIAL AND COULD STILL BE AT WORK

AT WORK >>> HAVING PEOPLE MOVE AROUND IS >>> HAVING PEOPLE MOVE AROUND IS SPREADING SPREADING TOUCHING THE GAS STATION WHEN TOUCHING THE GAS STATION WHEN YOU FILL UP THE CAR OR THE DOOR YOU FILL UP THE CAR OR THE DOOR HANDLE HANDLE COVE CAN STAY THERE FOR A COVE CAN STAY THERE FOR A WHILE WHILE WHEN ARE YOU OUT AND ABOUT ARE WHEN ARE YOU OUT AND ABOUT ARE YOU GETTING EXPOSED TO YOU GETTING EXPOSED TO COVID-19 COVID-19 THAT’S WHY EVERY TIME ARE YOU THAT’S WHY EVERY TIME ARE YOU OUT AND ABOUT UNNECESSARILY YOU OUT AND ABOUT UNNECESSARILY YOU ARE RISKING OTHER PEOPLE’S ARE RISKING OTHER PEOPLE’S HEALTH AS WELL HEALTH AS WELL THAT CONTRACTOR WHO SAYS THEY THAT CONTRACTOR WHO SAYS THEY WILL SEE OTHER PEOPLE WILL TOUCH WILL SEE OTHER PEOPLE WILL TOUCH THINGS AND GO HOME THINGS AND GO HOME THE STORY THAT HIT THIS HOME FOR THE STORY THAT HIT THIS HOME FOR ME WAS THE DESCRIPTION OF A ME WAS THE DESCRIPTION OF A WOMAN WHO HAD COVID-19 AND HAD WOMAN WHO HAD COVID-19 AND HAD VERY FEW SYMPTOMS HARDLY KNEW VERY FEW SYMPTOMS HARDLY KNEW SHE WAS SICK HER HUSBAND GOT SHE WAS SICK HER HUSBAND GOT IT IT HE HAD INCREDIBLE SYMPTOMMED AND HE HAD INCREDIBLE SYMPTOMMED AND PASSED AWAY PASSED AWAY TWO PEOPLE IN THE SAME HOME, TWO PEOPLE IN THE SAME HOME, VERY YOUNG HEALTHY PEOPLE VERY YOUNG HEALTHY PEOPLE OTHERWISE, ONE HAD A VERY MILD OTHERWISE, ONE HAD A VERY MILD REACTION, THE OTHER IT WAS REACTION, THE OTHER IT WAS DEADLY DEADLY THIS IS THE POINT, A SEEMINGLY THIS IS THE POINT, A SEEMINGLY HEALTHY PERSON WHO IS MOVING HEALTHY PERSON WHO IS MOVING AROUND WHO IS ASYMPTOMATIC CAN AROUND WHO IS ASYMPTOMATIC CAN BE SPREADING COVID-19 BE SPREADING COVID-19 IT GROWS IT GROWS AND WITHOUT REAL ROBUST TESTING AND WITHOUT REAL ROBUST TESTING WE HAVE TO ASSUME THAT EVERYONE WE HAVE TO ASSUME THAT EVERYONE IS CAPABLE OF CARRYING THAT AND IS CAPABLE OF CARRYING THAT AND EVERYONE IS, THAT’S WHY THE EVERYONE IS, THAT’S WHY THE STRICT GUIDELINES ARE WHAT — STRICT GUIDELINES ARE WHAT — ARE ALL OF THE BEST MEDICAL ARE ALL OF THE BEST MEDICAL EXPERTISE TELLS US WE NEED TO EXPERTISE TELLS US WE NEED TO DO DO THIS IS HOW WE FLATTEN THE THIS IS HOW WE FLATTEN THE CURVE CURVE THE MORE POROUS THE POLICY AND THE MORE POROUS THE POLICY AND THE EXCEPTIONS THERE ARE, THE THE EXCEPTIONS THERE ARE, THE LONGER WE ARE GOING TO BE LONGER WE ARE GOING TO BE CONFRONTING THIS AND SICK AND CONFRONTING THIS AND SICK AND WILL DIE WILL DIE >> LET ME ASK YOU ABOUT AN >> LET ME ASK YOU ABOUT AN EXCEPTION I HAD A NUMBER OF EXCEPTION I HAD A NUMBER OF QUESTIONS ABOUT WHY THE LOTTERY QUESTIONS ABOUT WHY THE LOTTERY IS DEEMED ESSENTIAL IS DEEMED ESSENTIAL THAT’S PEOPLE STANDING IN LINE THAT’S PEOPLE STANDING IN LINE OFF AND WAITING FOR A TICKET AND OFF AND WAITING FOR A TICKET AND A HAND TO HAND TRANSFER OF THE A HAND TO HAND TRANSFER OF THE TICKET Y IS THE LOTTERY UP AND TICKET Y IS THE LOTTERY UP AND RUNNING? RUNNING? >> THE LOTTERY IS NOT ESSENTIAL >> THE LOTTERY IS NOT ESSENTIAL BUT SOMETHING THAT IS SOLD AT BUT SOMETHING THAT IS SOLD AT STORES THAT ARE KEEP DEEMED STORES THAT ARE KEEP DEEMED ESSENTIAL ESSENTIAL I HAVE BECOME AWARE OF AND THE I HAVE BECOME AWARE OF AND THE SERIOUS CONCERN ABOUT PEOPLE SERIOUS CONCERN ABOUT PEOPLE GATHERING AROUND THE LOTTERY AND GATHERING AROUND THE LOTTERY AND SOMETHING WE’RE TAKING A LOOK SOMETHING WE’RE TAKING A LOOK AT. IT IS IMPORTANT THAT EVERY AT. IT IS IMPORTANT THAT EVERY SINGLE BUSINESS OWNER AND SINGLE BUSINESS OWNER AND SELLING FOOD OR ESSENTIAL, YOU SELLING FOOD OR ESSENTIAL, YOU KNOW NEEDS MEANING THE NEEDS IS KNOW NEEDS MEANING THE NEEDS IS TAKING THE APPROPRIATE TAKING THE APPROPRIATE RESPONSIBLE STEPS TO ENSURE THAT RESPONSIBLE STEPS TO ENSURE THAT THE PEOPLE COMING IN ARE SIX THE PEOPLE COMING IN ARE SIX FEET APART FEET APART GOING TO MEYER AND — MEIJER OR GOING TO MEYER AND — MEIJER OR KROGER, THEY ARE PUTTING EFFORT KROGER, THEY ARE PUTTING EFFORT XS ON THE GROUND SO PEOPLE KNOW XS ON THE GROUND SO PEOPLE KNOW WHAT SIX FEET IS WHAT SIX FEET IS AND WITH REGARD TO THE LOTTERY, AND WITH REGARD TO THE LOTTERY, I DON’T KNOW ANY STATES HAVE I DON’T KNOW ANY STATES HAVE TAKEN ACTION BUT IT IS SOMETHING TAKEN ACTION BUT IT IS SOMETHING THAT HAS BEEN RAISED AND LOOKING THAT HAS BEEN RAISED AND LOOKING AT AT >> BACK OVER TO HUEL PERKINS >> BACK OVER TO HUEL PERKINS >> FLINT HAS DECLARED A CURFEW >> FLINT HAS DECLARED A CURFEW AS THE NUMBER OF CASES RISE AS THE NUMBER OF CASES RISE DO YOU SEE A STATEWIDE CURFEW? DO YOU SEE A STATEWIDE CURFEW? >> I DON’T AT THIS STRUCTURE, I >> I DON’T AT THIS STRUCTURE, I THINK THAT THE NEAR KNOWS THE THINK THAT THE NEAR KNOWS THE COMMUNITY AND MADE THE DECISION COMMUNITY AND MADE THE DECISION HE THINKS IS IN THE BEST HE THINKS IS IN THE BEST INTEREST OF KEEPING PEOPLE FROM INTEREST OF KEEPING PEOPLE FROM GATHERING GATHERING AND I TRUST HIS JUDGMENT WHEN IT AND I TRUST HIS JUDGMENT WHEN IT COMES TO FLINT COMES TO FLINT WE LOOK AND LOOK TO WHERE WE WE LOOK AND LOOK TO WHERE WE HAVE PEOPLE GATHERING HAVE PEOPLE GATHERING THEY ARE IN SMALL SMALLER GROUPS THEY ARE IN SMALL SMALLER GROUPS AND IN PRIVATE HOMES WHICH IS A AND IN PRIVATE HOMES WHICH IS A PROBLEM PROBLEM PEOPLE SHOULD NOT BE DOING PEOPLE SHOULD NOT BE DOING THAT THAT THAT IS IN VIOLATION OF THE THAT IS IN VIOLATION OF THE ORDER ORDER AND YOU KNOW WE’RE LOOKING AT AND YOU KNOW WE’RE LOOKING AT HOW DO WE ENFORCE AND IN TERMS HOW DO WE ENFORCE AND IN TERMS OF A STATEWIDE CURFEW OF A STATEWIDE CURFEW THEY HAVE NOT DETERMINED THAT IS THEY HAVE NOT DETERMINED THAT IS NECESSARY NECESSARY WE HAVE TRYING TO COMPLY WITH WE HAVE TRYING TO COMPLY WITH THE ORDER BUT THERE ARE PEOPLE THE ORDER BUT THERE ARE PEOPLE SAYING PEOPLE ON THEIR STREET SAYING PEOPLE ON THEIR STREET ARE THROWING PARTIES AND WALKING ARE THROWING PARTIES AND WALKING HAVENED INHAND IN THE PARK HAVENED INHAND IN THE PARK HOW FAR WILL YOU GO TO ENFORCE HOW FAR WILL YOU GO TO ENFORCE THE RULES? THE RULES? , TICKETS, FINES, JAIL? , TICKETS, FINES, JAIL? >> THE BEST THING IS THAT MOST >> THE BEST THING IS THAT MOST PEOPLE ARE TAKING THIS PEOPLE ARE TAKING THIS SERIOUSLY SERIOUSLY THEY KNOW SOMEONE WHO HAS SUE THEY KNOW SOMEONE WHO HAS SUE COUPLED TO COVID-19 AND TAKING COUPLED TO COVID-19 AND TAKING IT SERIOUSLY IT SERIOUSLY THEY ARE PUTTING PEER PRESSURE

THEY ARE PUTTING PEER PRESSURE ON OTHERS TO DO THE SAME ON OTHERS TO DO THE SAME WE KNOW PEOPLE OUT THERE AND WE KNOW PEOPLE OUT THERE AND FOLLOWING THE ORD REMEMBER FOLLOWING THE ORD REMEMBER PUTTING OTHERS AT RISK PUTTING OTHERS AT RISK AND THAT IT IS INCREDIBLY AND THAT IT IS INCREDIBLY MISINFORMED TO CONTINUE THAT MISINFORMED TO CONTINUE THAT BEHAVIOR BEHAVIOR WE KNOW THAT WE DO HAVE SOME WE KNOW THAT WE DO HAVE SOME TOOLS FOR ENFORCEMENT THAT WE TOOLS FOR ENFORCEMENT THAT WE WILL USE WILL USE WHETHER IT IS A FINE OR BEING WHETHER IT IS A FINE OR BEING DISPERSED FROM A CARRYING BUT DISPERSED FROM A CARRYING BUT THERE ARE, I THINK WE HAVE SEEN THERE ARE, I THINK WE HAVE SEEN OTHER STATES TAKE MORE OTHER STATES TAKE MORE AGGRESSIVE MEASUREs AGGRESSIVE MEASUREs THAT’S ALWAYS POSSIBLE BUT WHAT THAT’S ALWAYS POSSIBLE BUT WHAT I WANT TO DO IS APPLAUD THE I WANT TO DO IS APPLAUD THE PEOPLE DOING THE RIGHT THING PEOPLE DOING THE RIGHT THING AS I MENTION IN THE ARTICLE YOU AS I MENTION IN THE ARTICLE YOU LOOK AT THE MAPPING OF HOW LOOK AT THE MAPPING OF HOW LITTLE THEY ARE, WE ARE DOING IT LITTLE THEY ARE, WE ARE DOING IT WELL IN MICHIGAN WELL IN MICHIGAN WE’RE NOT PERFECT WE’RE NOT PERFECT BUT WE’RE GOING TO STRIVE TO BUT WE’RE GOING TO STRIVE TO MAKE SURE EVERYONE IS ABIDING BY MAKE SURE EVERYONE IS ABIDING BY THAT THAT AND ONE ANOTHER’S BEST INTEREST AND ONE ANOTHER’S BEST INTEREST AND OUR OWN AND OUR OWN THE LESS GATHERING THAT ARE YOU THE LESS GATHERING THAT ARE YOU DOING, YOU CANNOT SPREAD THE DOING, YOU CANNOT SPREAD THE VIRUS VIRUS ONE SIDE SCIENTIST SAID IF ONE SIDE SCIENTIST SAID IF EVERYONE EVERYONE FREEZES IN EVERYONE EVERYONE FREEZES IN PLACE FOR 14 DAYS THIS VIRUS PLACE FOR 14 DAYS THIS VIRUS WOULD COME SPUTTERING TO A WOULD COME SPUTTERING TO A HALT HALT ANYONE WHO IS CONCERNED ABOUT ANYONE WHO IS CONCERNED ABOUT GETTING THE ECONOMY BACK UP AND GETTING THE ECONOMY BACK UP AND RUNNING RUNNING GETTING THE KIDS IN SCHOOL GETTING THE KIDS IN SCHOOL MAKING SURE THAT WE CAN RESUME MAKING SURE THAT WE CAN RESUME NORMAL LIFE AT SOME POINT NORMAL LIFE AT SOME POINT THEY NEED TO BE DOING THEIR PART THEY NEED TO BE DOING THEIR PART RIGHT NOW AND BE AGGRESSIVELY RIGHT NOW AND BE AGGRESSIVELY OBEYING THE STAY AT HOME ORDER OBEYING THE STAY AT HOME ORDER AND ENCOURAGING LOVED ONES AND AND ENCOURAGING LOVED ONES AND PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY ARE PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY ARE DOING SO AS WELL DOING SO AS WELL >> GOVERNOR, THANK YOU >> GOVERNOR, THANK YOU CAROLYN CLIFFORD? CAROLYN CLIFFORD? >>> YOU MENTIONED THE ECONOMY >>> YOU MENTIONED THE ECONOMY AND PEOPLE ARE TERRIFIED OF AND PEOPLE ARE TERRIFIED OF ANOTHER RECESSION ANOTHER RECESSION WHAT DO YOU ENCOURAGE PEOPLE TO WHAT DO YOU ENCOURAGE PEOPLE TO HELP THE CITY IF THEY CAN HELP THE CITY IF THEY CAN BUSINESS OWNER AS LOSING MONEY BUSINESS OWNER AS LOSING MONEY AND FEELING LOOK THEY WILL NEVER AND FEELING LOOK THEY WILL NEVER OPEN AGAIN OPEN AGAIN PEOPLE NEED HOPE RIGHT NOW PEOPLE NEED HOPE RIGHT NOW SOMEONE LAID OFF OR OWNS A SOMEONE LAID OFF OR OWNS A BUSINESS OR SOMEONE RUN THE BUSINESS OR SOMEONE RUN THE BUDGET, EVERY ONE WILL BE BUDGET, EVERY ONE WILL BE DEALING WITH COVID-19 DEALING WITH COVID-19 IT’S NOT JUST A MICHIGAN ISSUE IT’S NOT JUST A MICHIGAN ISSUE BUT NATIONWIDE AND GLOBALLY BUT NATIONWIDE AND GLOBALLY FRANKLY THAT’S THE CASE FRANKLY THAT’S THE CASE THAT’S WHY IT IS IMPORTANT THAT THAT’S WHY IT IS IMPORTANT THAT WE DO EVERYTHING WE CAN RIGHT WE DO EVERYTHING WE CAN RIGHT NOW TO MITIGATE HOW LONG WE’RE NOW TO MITIGATE HOW LONG WE’RE CONFRONTING THIS AND HOW IT TAKE CONFRONTING THIS AND HOW IT TAKE AS TOLL ON THE HEALTH CARE AS TOLL ON THE HEALTH CARE SYSTEM AND ON THE ABILITY TO SYSTEM AND ON THE ABILITY TO SAVE LIVES SAVE LIVES I KNOW I SOUND LIKE A RECORD BUT I KNOW I SOUND LIKE A RECORD BUT I THINK IT BEARS WORTH I THINK IT BEARS WORTH REPEATING REPEATING AND NOT TAKE THE STEPS AND WATCH AND NOT TAKE THE STEPS AND WATCH THIS PLAY OUT OVER A MUCH LONGER THIS PLAY OUT OVER A MUCH LONGER COURSE COURSE IT WOULD BE BETTER IF WE DIDN’T IT WOULD BE BETTER IF WE DIDN’T PAY ATTENTION TO SCIENCE AND PAY ATTENTION TO SCIENCE AND SMARTER ABOUT WHEN WE RAMP UP SMARTER ABOUT WHEN WE RAMP UP THERE IS A SECOND WAVE OF THERE IS A SECOND WAVE OF COVID-19 COVID-19 THAT IS DEVASTATING IF THEY THAT IS DEVASTATING IF THEY THINK WE ARE OUT OF THE WOODS THINK WE ARE OUT OF THE WOODS WENT BACK TO LIFE AND FOUND OUT WENT BACK TO LIFE AND FOUND OUT WE’RE BACK IN THE SAME SPOT WE’RE BACK IN THE SAME SPOT WE CAN NOT LET THAT HAPPEN WE CAN NOT LET THAT HAPPEN THAT’S WHY AGGRESSIVE ACTION THAT’S WHY AGGRESSIVE ACTION RIGHT NOW IS ESSENTIAL RIGHT NOW IS ESSENTIAL MAKING INFORMED DECISIONS AS WE MAKING INFORMED DECISIONS AS WE ARE MOVING THROUGH WHEN WE GET ARE MOVING THROUGH WHEN WE GET TO THE APEX AND BEYOND WHICH TO THE APEX AND BEYOND WHICH WE’RE NOT EVEN AT YET WE’RE NOT EVEN AT YET SOME ARE SAYING THIS IS ANOTHER SOME ARE SAYING THIS IS ANOTHER THREE TO FIVE WEEKS FROM NOW THREE TO FIVE WEEKS FROM NOW THE FACT OF THE MATTER IS THAT THE FACT OF THE MATTER IS THAT WE HAVE TO DO THE RIGHT THING WE HAVE TO DO THE RIGHT THING RIGHT NOW RIGHT NOW >> KNOWING THAT WILL BE WHAT IS >> KNOWING THAT WILL BE WHAT IS IN THE BEST INTEREST OF THE IN THE BEST INTEREST OF THE ECONOMY IN THE LONG HAUL ECONOMY IN THE LONG HAUL >> ABSOLUTELY >> ABSOLUTELY MY NEXT QUESTION IS FOR THE MY NEXT QUESTION IS FOR THE DOCTOR CALHOUN DOCTOR CALHOUN SPEAKING OF THE NUMBERS WE HIT SPEAKING OF THE NUMBERS WE HIT 10,000 CASES OF COVID-19 HERE IN 10,000 CASES OF COVID-19 HERE IN MICHIGAN MICHIGAN HOW FAR DO WE THINK THIS IS HOW FAR DO WE THINK THIS IS GOING TO GO GOING TO GO I HEARD THE PRESIDENT TALK ABOUT I HEARD THE PRESIDENT TALK ABOUT 2 MILLION PEOPLE POSSIBLY 2 MILLION PEOPLE POSSIBLY GETTING IT AND AMERICA LOSING GETTING IT AND AMERICA LOSING 100 TO 200,000 PEOPLE 100 TO 200,000 PEOPLE >> AND DO WE KNOW WHAT WE’RE >> AND DO WE KNOW WHAT WE’RE TALKING ABOUT HERE IN MICHIGAN? TALKING ABOUT HERE IN MICHIGAN? >> , WE HAVE SEEN AN INCREASE >> , WE HAVE SEEN AN INCREASE OVER THE PAST FEW DAYS OVER THE PAST FEW DAYS AND AGAIN UNFORTUNATELY WE HAVE AND AGAIN UNFORTUNATELY WE HAVE BEEN BEHIND WHEN IT COMES TO BEEN BEHIND WHEN IT COMES TO TESTING TESTING WE DIDN’T GET THE SUPPLIES FROM WE DIDN’T GET THE SUPPLIES FROM THE GOVERNOR THE GOVERNOR THEY ARE HELPING US CERTAINLY THEY ARE HELPING US CERTAINLY BUT WE HAVE NOT HAD ENOUGH BUT WE HAVE NOT HAD ENOUGH SUPPLIES AND SWABS AND HAD SUPPLIES AND SWABS AND HAD ENOUGH TESTING REAGENTS ENOUGH TESTING REAGENTS WHAT WE KNOW THAT IS GOING TO WHAT WE KNOW THAT IS GOING TO SWELL WE EXPECT TO SEE A PEAK IN SWELL WE EXPECT TO SEE A PEAK IN THE NUMBER OF CASES FROM 4 TO 5

THE NUMBER OF CASES FROM 4 TO 5 WEEKS WEEKS AND WHAT IS IMPORTANT TO NOTE AND WHAT IS IMPORTANT TO NOTE WHEN WE HIT THE APEX WE START WHEN WE HIT THE APEX WE START COMING DOWN THERE WILL STILL BE COMING DOWN THERE WILL STILL BE A LOT MORE CASES AND THERE WILL A LOT MORE CASES AND THERE WILL BE MANY MORE DEATHS BE MANY MORE DEATHS PEOPLE FEED TO BE PATIENT PEOPLE FEED TO BE PATIENT WE KNOW SOCIAL DISTANCING WE KNOW SOCIAL DISTANCING WORKS WORKS PEOPLE NEED TO STAY HOME PEOPLE NEED TO STAY HOME WE CAN LIMIT THE NUMBER OF CASES WE CAN LIMIT THE NUMBER OF CASES AND DEATHS AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE AND DEATHS AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE >> I HOPE THAT WE ARE ALL >> I HOPE THAT WE ARE ALL HEEDING THE WARNING HEEDING THE WARNING >> THANK YOU VERY MUCH >> THANK YOU VERY MUCH >> WE APPRECIATE YOU >> WE APPRECIATE YOU DEVIN THE NEXT QUESTION IS DEVIN THE NEXT QUESTION IS YOURS YOURS >>> LET’S TALK ABOUT THE >>> LET’S TALK ABOUT THE PRISON PRISON A PRISON IS A DANGEROUS PLACE A PRISON IS A DANGEROUS PLACE FOR A OUTBREAK FOR A OUTBREAK WE WATCHED OTHER STATES WE WATCHED OTHER STATES RELEASING SOME INMATES AND — RELEASING SOME INMATES AND — TALK ABOUT WHAT YOU THINK WE TALK ABOUT WHAT YOU THINK WE NEED TO DO IF THE MICHIGAN NEED TO DO IF THE MICHIGAN PRISON SYSTEM TO ADDRESS THE PRISON SYSTEM TO ADDRESS THE CRISIS CRISIS >> AND YES, SO, WE HAVE BEEN >> AND YES, SO, WE HAVE BEEN VERY CONCERNED ABOUT ANYONE IN VERY CONCERNED ABOUT ANYONE IN THE STATE CUSTODY FRANKLY THE STATE CUSTODY FRANKLY WE STARTED BY CHANGING HOW WE WE STARTED BY CHANGING HOW WE WOULD BE TRANSPORTING PRISONERS WOULD BE TRANSPORTING PRISONERS BETWEEN COUNTY JAILS AND WE HAVE BETWEEN COUNTY JAILS AND WE HAVE AGGRESSIVE MEASUREs ON THE AGGRESSIVE MEASUREs ON THE FRONT END TO PRECLUDE ANYONE FRONT END TO PRECLUDE ANYONE FROM COMING IN AND TESTING FROM COMING IN AND TESTING PROCEDURES TO ENSURE THAT WE ARE PROCEDURES TO ENSURE THAT WE ARE LIMITING THE EXPOSURE LIMITING THE EXPOSURE WE’RE SEEING NOW IN NEW YORK WE’RE SEEING NOW IN NEW YORK THAT THIS IS A REAL ISSUE AND THAT THIS IS A REAL ISSUE AND GROWINGMENT WE ARE TAKING PEOPLE GROWINGMENT WE ARE TAKING PEOPLE OUT OF THE POPULATION OUT OF THE POPULATION , I HAVE AND AND THEY ARE SOX , I HAVE AND AND THEY ARE SOX OF THE UNSUNG FRONT LINE PEOPLE OF THE UNSUNG FRONT LINE PEOPLE WHO ARE PUTTING A LOT AT RISK WHO ARE PUTTING A LOT AT RISK FOR BENEFIT NURSES AND THE FOR BENEFIT NURSES AND THE PEOPLE AND THE JANITORS CLEANING PEOPLE AND THE JANITORS CLEANING UP TO MAKE SURE THINGS ARE UP TO MAKE SURE THINGS ARE CLEANED CLEANED THIS IS SOMETHING THAT WE ARE THIS IS SOMETHING THAT WE ARE CONTINUING TO INVESTIGATE CONTINUING TO INVESTIGATE WE HAVE MORE TESTING THAT THAN I WE HAVE MORE TESTING THAT THAN I THINK ANY OTHER STATE ON THAT THINK ANY OTHER STATE ON THAT FRONT FRONT THAT’S WHY I THINK THE NUMBERS THAT’S WHY I THINK THE NUMBERS ARE CONCERNING BUT I THINK THAT ARE CONCERNING BUT I THINK THAT WE HAVE MORE ACCURATE HANDLE ON WE HAVE MORE ACCURATE HANDLE ON THE PREVALENCE THE PREVALENCE AND WE ASSESS WHO MAY NOT BE IN AND WE ASSESS WHO MAY NOT BE IN THE AND THE MEASURES THAT MAY BE THE AND THE MEASURES THAT MAY BE TAKEN TAKEN WE’RE LOOKING TO SEE WHAT OTHER WE’RE LOOKING TO SEE WHAT OTHER PLACES AND WE’RE LEARNING BEST PLACES AND WE’RE LEARNING BEST PRACTICES PRACTICES WE HAVE A SOLUTION IF THAT IS WE HAVE A SOLUTION IF THAT IS THE RIGHT THING, LET’S FIND TIME THE RIGHT THING, LET’S FIND TIME FOR ONE MORE QUESTION NOW FOR ONE MORE QUESTION NOW >> GOVERNOR I WANT TO EVERYONE >> GOVERNOR I WANT TO EVERYONE WANTS TO KNOW, CATERS, FAMILIES WANTS TO KNOW, CATERS, FAMILIES WHERE IS THE FINISH LINE? WHERE IS THE FINISH LINE? WHAT WILL THIS LOOK LIKE WHAT WILL THIS LOOK LIKE IS THERE A PLAN TO REOPEN THE IS THERE A PLAN TO REOPEN THE STATE AT ONCE OR BASED ON THE STATE AT ONCE OR BASED ON THE NUMBER OF INFECTIONS? NUMBER OF INFECTIONS? >> AND SO I THINK THAT’S THE >> AND SO I THINK THAT’S THE QUESTION NO ONE CAN ANSWER WITH QUESTION NO ONE CAN ANSWER WITH GREAT CONFIDENCE GREAT CONFIDENCE WE NEED TESTING WE NEED TESTING AND WE KNOW HOW RAM PANNED AND WE KNOW HOW RAM PANNED COVID-19 IS COVID-19 IS HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE BEING HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE BEING HOSPITALIZED HOSPITALIZED THAT IS ANOTHER DATA POINT THAT IS ANOTHER DATA POINT AND IN ADDITION TO THE DOCTOR AND IN ADDITION TO THE DOCTOR WHO IS ONE OF THE FINEST MEDICAL WHO IS ONE OF THE FINEST MEDICAL MINDS MINDS AND WE ARE MAKING DECISIONS AND WE ARE MAKING DECISIONS >> AND LOOK AT ALL AND OUR >> AND LOOK AT ALL AND OUR ECONOMY TO DETERMINE WHAT A ECONOMY TO DETERMINE WHAT A RESPONSIBLE RAMP UP RESPONSIBLE RAMP UP >> AND WE’RE LOOKING, JUST >> AND WE’RE LOOKING, JUST ASSUME IT IS LIFE AS NORMAL AND ASSUME IT IS LIFE AS NORMAL AND CENTERED AROUND WHAT IS IN THE CENTERED AROUND WHAT IS IN THE THOSE ARE FULLEDDALS THOSE ARE FULLEDDALS , BEFORE WE WRAP THINGS UP BACK , BEFORE WE WRAP THINGS UP BACK TO YOU FOR ONE FINAL MESSAGE FOR TO YOU FOR ONE FINAL MESSAGE FOR THE PEOPLE OF MICHIGAN TONIGHT THE PEOPLE OF MICHIGAN TONIGHT , WE KNOW TOUGH TIME DOES NOT , WE KNOW TOUGH TIME DOES NOT LAST YEAR LAST YEAR THE COUNTRY NEEDED THEIR THE COUNTRY NEEDED THEIR COUNTRYMEN AND WOMEN TO PITCH IN

COUNTRYMEN AND WOMEN TO PITCH IN COLLECTIVELY MICHIGAN WASES COLLECTIVELY MICHIGAN WASES ARSENAL TO WIN WORLD WAR II ARSENAL TO WIN WORLD WAR II WE NEED THAT SAME SPIRIT NOW WE NEED THAT SAME SPIRIT NOW AND WE WORK WITH DOCTORS AND AND WE WORK WITH DOCTORS AND HOSPITALS HOSPITALS WE NEED YOUR HELP, TOO WE NEED YOUR HELP, TOO THE STATE HAS LAUNCHED A THE STATE HAS LAUNCHED A VOLUNTEER WEB SITE AT VOLUNTEER WEB SITE AT MICHIGAN.GOV/FIGHT COVID-19 MICHIGAN.GOV/FIGHT COVID-19 WHERE TRAINED PROFESSIONALS CAN WHERE TRAINED PROFESSIONALS CAN REGISTER TO SERVE THEIR FELLOW REGISTER TO SERVE THEIR FELLOW MICHIGAN RESIDENTS IN FIGHTING MICHIGAN RESIDENTS IN FIGHTING COVID-19 COVID-19 RESIDENTS CAN USE THE SITE TO RESIDENTS CAN USE THE SITE TO FIND OUT HOW THEY CAN HELP IN FIND OUT HOW THEY CAN HELP IN THE COMMUNITY AND GIVING BLOOD THE COMMUNITY AND GIVING BLOOD AND DONATING RESOURCES AND AND DONATING RESOURCES AND NEEDING SUPPLIES NEEDING SUPPLIES WHETHER ARE YOU A PROFESSIONAL WHETHER ARE YOU A PROFESSIONAL LOOKING TO VOLUNTEER OR ARE YOU LOOKING TO VOLUNTEER OR ARE YOU SOMEONE WHO CAN GIVE BLOOD OR SOMEONE WHO CAN GIVE BLOOD OR DONATE TO YOUR LOCAL FOOD BANK, DONATE TO YOUR LOCAL FOOD BANK, EVERYONE CAN HELP OUT. TO GET EVERYONE CAN HELP OUT. TO GET THROUGH THIS WE MUST DO OUR THROUGH THIS WE MUST DO OUR PART PART STAY HOME, STAY SAFE, SAVE STAY HOME, STAY SAFE, SAVE LIVES LIVES >>> WE ARE IN THIS TOGETHER >>> WE ARE IN THIS TOGETHER YOU KNOW WE HAVE REACHED THE END YOU KNOW WE HAVE REACHED THE END OF THE HOUR I KNOW THERE WERE OF THE HOUR I KNOW THERE WERE MANY QUESTIONS THAT WERE NOT MANY QUESTIONS THAT WERE NOT ABLE TO BE ADDRESSED THIS ABLE TO BE ADDRESSED THIS EVENING EVENING THAT SPEAKS TO BOTH THE DEPTH OF THAT SPEAKS TO BOTH THE DEPTH OF THE PROBLEM AND THE LEVEL OF THE PROBLEM AND THE LEVEL OF ENGAGEMENT ENGAGEMENT THANK YOU FOR TAKING THE TIME TO THANK YOU FOR TAKING THE TIME TO GET IN TOUCH WITH US AND SHARE GET IN TOUCH WITH US AND SHARE YOUR QUESTIONS WITH US YOUR QUESTIONS WITH US AND FOR THAT WE ARE TRULY AND FOR THAT WE ARE TRULY GRATEFUL , WE WANT TO THANK THE GOVERNOR , WE WANT TO THANK THE GOVERNOR AND THE DOCTOR FOR BEING WITH US AND THE DOCTOR FOR BEING WITH US TONIGHT TONIGHT AND THIS IS A RARE MOMENT AND THIS IS A RARE MOMENT THINK ABOUT THIS THINK ABOUT THIS REPORTERS AND ANCHORS WHO REPORTERS AND ANCHORS WHO COMPETE AGAINST EACH OTHER COMPETE AGAINST EACH OTHER TONIGHT ON THE SAME TEAM IN THE TONIGHT ON THE SAME TEAM IN THE SAME ARMY, FIGHTING AGAINST THE SAME ARMY, FIGHTING AGAINST THE SAME ENEMY THIS DAMN VIRUS SAME ENEMY THIS DAMN VIRUS I DON’T KNOW HOW LONG IT WILL I DON’T KNOW HOW LONG IT WILL TAKE TO WIN THE MORE WE KNOW THE TAKE TO WIN THE MORE WE KNOW THE STRONGER WE ARE STRONGER WE ARE THANK YOU THANK YOU 00 00 >> IT IS TRUE, WE KNOW IN THE >> IT IS TRUE, WE KNOW IN THE DEEPEST PART OF OUR MINDS WE’RE DEEPEST PART OF OUR MINDS WE’RE ALL MICHIGAN RESIDENTS AND THIS ALL MICHIGAN RESIDENTS AND THIS IS BROADCAST FROM STATE LINE TO IS BROADCAST FROM STATE LINE TO STATE LINE ACROSS THE UP AND STATE LINE ACROSS THE UP AND WE’RE JOINING IN THE INFORMATION WE’RE JOINING IN THE INFORMATION BUT JOINED IN WHAT WE’RE TRYING BUT JOINED IN WHAT WE’RE TRYING TO FIGURE T IS UNUSUAL FOR THE TO FIGURE T IS UNUSUAL FOR THE DISTANCING WE’RE TRYING TO KEEP DISTANCING WE’RE TRYING TO KEEP FROM EACH OTHER WHICH WE HAD TO FROM EACH OTHER WHICH WE HAD TO PULL OFF WHICH IS A CHALLENGE PULL OFF WHICH IS A CHALLENGE FOR A BROADCAST LIKE THAT BUT FOR A BROADCAST LIKE THAT BUT THAT IS A REMINDER OF WHAT WE’RE THAT IS A REMINDER OF WHAT WE’RE DOING NOW TO GET AN UPPER HAND DOING NOW TO GET AN UPPER HAND ON THIS CHALLENGE ON THIS CHALLENGE >> WE THANK YOU FOR SPENDING THE >> WE THANK YOU FOR SPENDING THE HOUR WITH US AND FOR CAROLYN HOUR WITH US AND FOR CAROLYN CLIFFORD, HUEL PERKINS AND CLIFFORD, HUEL PERKINS AND EVERYONE AT FOX 2 AND ACTION 7 EVERYONE AT FOX 2 AND ACTION 7 NEWS AND LOCAL 4, I’M DEVIN NEWS AND LOCAL 4, I’M DEVIN SCILLIAN, CHECK ON THE PEOPLE SCILLIAN, CHECK ON THE PEOPLE YOU KNOW AND LOVE AND GOOD NIGHT YOU KNOW AND LOVE AND GOOD NIGHT FROM DETROIT

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