Watch Live: Gov. Whitmer to give COVID-19 update at 2 p.m.

Posted at 9:20 AM, Aug 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-19 13:53:56-04

LANSING, Mich. — Governor Gretchen Whitmer and Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Chief Medical Executive Dr. Joneigh Khaldun will provide an update regarding the state’s response efforts to COVID-19 this afternoon.

The press conference is scheduled for Wednesday, August 19, at 2 p.m.


On Tuesday, Michigan reported 477 new cases of COVID-19 and 15 new deaths.

This brings the total number of cases in Michigan to 93,662 since the pandemic began in March and 6,360 deaths in total.