WATCH LIVE: Michigan COVID-19 Committee holds hearing on unemployment issues

LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Joint Select Committee on the COVID-19 Pandemic will hold a hearing on Thursday to discuss issues with the state’s unemployment system.

Who: Committee members from both the Michigan House and Senate, including state Rep. Matt Hall (R-Marshall), who chairs the bipartisan committee; Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity Director Jeff Donofrio; various concerned citizens from across Michigan who have experienced issues with Michigan’s Unemployment Insurance Agency.

The hearing is scheduled for Thursday at 2 p.m. -- Watch it live in the video player above.

Related: Michigan Gov. Whitmer: Everyone who qualifies for unemployment benefits will get them

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