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Governor Janet Mills: Response to the Pandemic, from Public Health to Economic Fallout

Robert F. Bukaty / AP

Governor Janet Mills addresses the pressing issues facing the state during the pandemic. We'll discuss the controversies over how to continue to reopen the economy, how to start the school year, and how to enforce Covid-19 safety guidelines statewide. We will also find out what financial support the state is offering those suffering from the pandemic, and how Maine is paying for these funds.

Maine CDC director Nirav Shah also join us for a few minutes for an update on the ongoing work to stem the spread of Covid-19.

Guest: Governor Janet Mills, serving since January 2019 as Maine's 75th governor

Call-in guest: Nirav Shah, director, Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention