Flashpoint 7/19/20: Michigan governor discusses statewide response to pandemic

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Sunday, July 19, 2020 episode of Flashpoint

DETROIT – With coronavirus cases on the rise, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has extended the state of emergency until Aug. 11.

Meanwhile, debates over schooling in the fall and the governor’s face mask mandate are heating up.

Whitmer made an appearance this Sunday on Flashpoint to discuss her administration’s response to the coronavirus pandemic.

The primary election is on the horizon. Are we ready, or not? Guests in segment two of this week’s episode weighed in on the upcoming primary election.

Segment One

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer discusses her administration’s response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Sunday, July 19, 2020 episode of Flashpoint

Segment Two

Nolan Finley, editorial page editor of The Detroit News; Mario Morrow of Mario Morrow and Associates and Stephen Henderson, host of WDET’s show, Detroit Today talk about upcoming primary election.

Sunday, July 19, 2020 episode of Flashpoint

Segment Three

Flashpoint host Devin Scillian wraps up this week’s episode.

Sunday, July 19, 2020 episode of Flashpoint

About the Authors:

Devin Scillian is equally at home on your television, on your bookshelf, and on your stereo. Devin anchors the evening newscasts for Local 4. Additionally, he moderates Flashpoint, Local 4's Sunday morning news program. He is also a best-selling author of children's books, and an award-winning musician and songwriter.

Natasha Dado is a digital content producer for ClickOnDetroit.