Watch: Gov. Whitmer on schools and the coronavirus

Posted at 10:11 AM, Apr 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-02 14:06:02-04

LANSING, Mich. — Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer hosted a news conference this morning on the rest of the school year and the coronavirus outbreak.

Just before the news conference, Whitmer's office announced that the governor signed an executive order today suspending face-to-face instruction at K-12 schools.

You can see the entire 10-part executive order online.

Whitmer was joined by Dr. Joneigh Khaldun, chief medical executive of the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.

Watch the news conference