Flashpoint recap: A conversation with Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on the Biden-Harris inauguration, preventing spread of COVID

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Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021 episode of Flashpoint
Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021 episode of Flashpoint

DETROIT – Inauguration Day comes and goes without any of the turmoil that overtook the same venue just two weeks before.

We talked with Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer about that and job one which remains the pandemic.

There was also a conversation with, Joneigh S. Khaldun, Chief Medical Executive for the State of Michigan and Chief Deputy Director for Health in the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.

Sunday’s episode also featured a roundtable discussion on current events with Mario Morrow, Mario Morrow and Associates; Sandy Baruah, president and CEO of the Detroit Regional Chamber; Portia Roberson, CEO Focus: HOPE and Randy Richardville, former Michigan Senate majority leader.

Segments One

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer

Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021 episode of Flashpoint
Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021 episode of Flashpoint

Segment Two

Joneigh S. Khaldun, Chief Medical Executive for the State of Michigan and Chief Deputy Director for Health in the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.

Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021 episode of Flashpoint
Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021 episode of Flashpoint

Segment Three

Mario Morrow, Mario Morrow and Associates; Sandy Baruah, president and CEO of the Detroit Regional Chamber; Portia Roberson, CEO Focus: HOPE and Randy Richardville, former Michigan Senate majority leader

Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021 episode of Flashpoint
Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021 episode of Flashpoint

Segment Four

Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021 episode of Flashpoint
Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021 episode of Flashpoint


About the Author:

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.