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AND WE’RE ALL WANTING TO DEFEAT THIS AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.THIS AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. THANKS FOR YOUR i]KUFRBS.THANKS FOR YOUR i]KUFRBS. >> THANK YOU.>> THANK YOU. >> AND JOINING ME NOW ARExì(LC>> AND JOINING ME NOW ARExì(LC GOVERNORS OF TWO STATES THATt(GOVERNORS OF TWO STATES THATt( HAVE SEEN AN ALARMING RISE INHAVE SEEN AN ALARMING RISE IN COVID-19 CASES.COVID-19 CASES. GOVERNOR GRETCHEN WHITMER OFGOVERNOR GRETCHEN WHITMER OF MICHIGAN AND GOVERNOR JOHN BELMICHIGAN AND GOVERNOR JOHN BEL EDWARDS OF LOUISIANA.EDWARDS OF LOUISIANA. GOVERNORS, WELCOME TO BOTH OFGOVERNORS, WELCOME TO BOTH OF YOU.YOU. GOVERNOR EDWARDS, I SOLEMNLYGOVERNOR EDWARDS, I SOLEMNLY WANT TO START WITH YOU.WANT TO START WITH YOU. SADLY, YOU HAD TO REPORT THATSADLY, YOU HAD TO REPORT THAT YOU HAD A STAFFER DIE FROMYOU HAD A STAFFER DIE FROM CORONAVIRUS LAST fáNIGHT.CORONAVIRUS LAST fáNIGHT. I JUST FIGURED I WOULD LET YOUI JUST FIGURED I WOULD LET YOU SAY A QUICK WORD ABOUT THAT.SAY A QUICK WORD ABOUT THAT. >> WELL,e1 2(>> WELL,e1 2( APRIL WAS A TREMENDOUS ASSET TOAPRIL WAS A TREMENDOUS ASSET TO LOUISIANA.LOUISIANA. SHE WAS$8y VALUABLE MEMBER OF OUSHE WAS$8y VALUABLE MEMBER OF OU TEAM, SOMEONE THAT I WASTEAM, SOMEONE THAT I WAS ACTUALLY PERSONALLY FRIENDSe1 WIACTUALLY PERSONALLY FRIENDSe1 WI AND HAD GONE TO CHURCH WITH.AND HAD GONE TO CHURCH WITH. AND SHE DIEDt( LAST EVENING ABOUAND SHE DIEDt( LAST EVENING ABOU 6:00.6:00. ANDq THIS SHOULD BE A REMINDER TANDq THIS SHOULD BE A REMINDER T EVERYONE JUST HOW SERIOUS, HOWe1EVERYONE JUST HOW SERIOUS, HOWe1 DEADLY COVID-19 IS.DEADLY COVID-19 IS. ANDeO:Uz NEED TO DO EVERYTHINGANDeO:Uz NEED TO DO EVERYTHING THAT WE CANrTHAT WE CANr SPREAD, SLOW THE SPREAD, STAYSPREAD, SLOW THE SPREAD, STAY HOME.HOME. SLOW THE SPREAD AND SAVE LIVES.SLOW THE SPREAD AND SAVE LIVES. AND YOU KNOW, THAT’S MY MESSAGEAND YOU KNOW, THAT’S MY MESSAGE TO THE PEOPLE OF LOUISIANATO THE PEOPLE OF LOUISIANA TODAY.TODAY. >> GOVERNOR WHITMER, LET ME>> GOVERNOR WHITMER, LET ME START WITH YOU, TELL ME THESTART WITH YOU, TELL ME THE SITUATION IN DETROITSITUATION IN DETROIT SPECIFICALLY RIGHT NOW AND WHERESPECIFICALLY RIGHT NOW AND WHERE MICHIGAN IS TODAY.MICHIGAN IS TODAY. >> OUR NUMBERS ARE CLIMBING>> OUR NUMBERS ARE CLIMBING WE TOOK AGGRESSIVE MEASURES.WE TOOK AGGRESSIVE MEASURES. WE HAVE BEEN ON THE FRONT END OFWE HAVE BEEN ON THE FRONT END OF AGGRESSIVE MEASURES THAT STATESAGGRESSIVE MEASURES THAT STATES HAVE BEEN TAKING, BUT WEÑi SEEHAVE BEEN TAKING, BUT WEÑi SEE THISlp ASTRONOMICAL RISE.THISlp ASTRONOMICAL RISE. WE HAVE HOSPITALS THAT AREWE HAVE HOSPITALS THAT ARE ALREADY AT CAPACITY.ALREADY AT CAPACITY. WE’RE RUNNING OUT OF PPE ASWE’RE RUNNING OUT OF PPE AS WELL.WELL. I’M GRATEFUL WE GOT A SHIPMENTI’M GRATEFUL WE GOT A SHIPMENT FROM FEMA YESTERDAY FOR 112,000FROM FEMA YESTERDAY FOR 112,000 zz GOING TO BE IN DIRE STRAITSGOING TO BE IN DIRE STRAITS AGAIN IN A MATTER OF DAYS SOAGAIN IN A MATTER OF DAYS SO WE’RE KEEPING UP THE PRESSUREWE’RE KEEPING UP THE PRESSURE AND WORKING 24/7 AT THE STATEAND WORKING 24/7 AT THE STATE LEVEL, AND GRATEFUL THAT THERELEVEL, AND GRATEFUL THAT THERE ARE PEOPLE WHO ARE DOING THAT ATARE PEOPLE WHO ARE DOING THAT AT THE FEDERAL LEVEL AS WELL, BUTTHE FEDERAL LEVEL AS WELL, BUT THIS IS NOT SOMETHING THAT WETHIS IS NOT SOMETHING THAT WE ON.ON. IT SHOULD BE EVERYONE FIGHTINGIT SHOULD BE EVERYONE FIGHTING COVID-19.COVID-19. EVERYONExD VERSUS COVID-19.EVERYONExD VERSUS COVID-19. >> GOVERNOR EDWARDS, GIVE ME THE█ORL >> GOVERNOR EDWARDS, GIVE ME THE SITUATION IN N1█ORL PARTICULAR, I THINK A LOT OFPARTICULAR, I THINK A LOT OF FOLKS ARE CONCERNED ABOUT SOMEFOLKS ARE CONCERNED ABOUT SOME OF THE RURAL COMMUNITIESçó OFOF THE RURAL COMMUNITIESçó OF LOUISIANA.LOUISIANA. HOW QUICKLY DO YOU FEAR THATHOW QUICKLY DO YOU FEAR THAT YOUR SYSTEM COULD áMY█YOUR SYSTEM COULD áMY█ OVERWHELMED?OVERWHELMED? >> WELL, WE HAVE THE CORONAVIRUS>> WELL, WE HAVE THE CORONAVIRUS NOW AND CASES IN 56 OF OUR 64NOW AND CASES IN 56 OF OUR 64 PARISHES.PARISHES. SO WHILE THE HOTt( SPOT IS DOWNSO WHILE THE HOTt( SPOT IS DOWN AROUND NEW ORLEANS, IT ISAROUND NEW ORLEANS, IT IS STATE-WIDE.STATE-WIDE. WE KNOW THAT IF WE DON’T FLATTENWE KNOW THAT IF WE DON’T FLATTEN THE CURVE, WE’REe1 ON A TRAJECTOTHE CURVE, WE’REe1 ON A TRAJECTO CURRENTLY TO EXCEED OUR CAPACITYCURRENTLY TO EXCEED OUR CAPACITY IN THE NEW ORLEANS AREA FORIN THE NEW ORLEANS AREA FOR VENTILATORS BY ABOUT APRIL 4th.oWE HAVE BEEN DOING THATt( FOR MAWE HAVE BEEN DOING THATt( FOR MA DAYS HERE IN qLOUISIANA.DAYS HERE IN qLOUISIANA. WE’RE IN+WzTORYING ALL OF OURWE’RE IN+WzTORYING ALL OF OUR HEALTH CARE CLINICS IN VARIOUSHEALTH CARE CLINICS IN VARIOUS SETTINGS TO FIND ANY BREATHINGSETTINGS TO FIND ANY BREATHING DEVICE THAT CAN BE USED AS ADEVICE THAT CAN BE USED AS A VENTILATOR.VENTILATOR. PERHAPS IT HAS TO BE RETROFITTEDPERHAPS IT HAS TO BE RETROFITTED OR MODIFIED IN SOME WAY.OR MODIFIED IN SOME WAY. WE HAVE EMT TYPE VENTILATOUWE HAVE EMT TYPE VENTILATOU THAT REALLY AREN’T DESIGNED TOTHAT REALLY AREN’T DESIGNED TO BE USED IN HOSPITALS BUT THEYBE USED IN HOSPITALS BUT THEY CAN BE IF NECESSARY.CAN BE IF NECESSARY. WE’RE ALSOóoM TRYING TO SEE IFWE’RE ALSOóoM TRYING TO SEE IF THERE ARE CERTAIN VENTDILATORSTHERE ARE CERTAIN VENTDILATORS THAT COULD SERVICE MORE THANTHAT COULD SERVICE MORE THAN ONCE PATIENT ATjfP TIME DEPENDINONCE PATIENT ATjfP TIME DEPENDIN ON THEIR ACUITY okLEVEL.ON THEIR ACUITY okLEVEL. WE’RE DOING EVERYTHING WE CAN,WE’RE DOING EVERYTHING WE CAN, BUT WE HAVE ONLY BEEN ABLE TOBUT WE HAVE ONLY BEEN ABLE TO PROCURE 192 VENTILATORS OVER THEPROCURE 192 VENTILATORS OVER THE LAST SEVERAL WEEKS WHEN WE HADLAST SEVERAL WEEKS WHEN WE HAD ABOUT 12,000 ON e1ORDER.ABOUT 12,000 ON e1ORDER. >> GOVERNOR WHITMER, YOU SEEM TO>> GOVERNOR WHITMER, YOU SEEM TO IMPLY LATE IN THE WEEK THAT YOUIMPLY LATE IN THE WEEK THAT YOU THOUGHT THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENTTHOUGHT THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OR PERHAPSçó PRESIDENT TRUMP WASOR PERHAPSçó PRESIDENT TRUMP WAS PUNISHING MICHIGAN IN YOURPUNISHING MICHIGAN IN YOUR ATTEMPTS TO PROCURE DIFFERENTe1ATTEMPTS TO PROCURE DIFFERENTe1 MEDICAL ITEMS.MEDICAL ITEMS. DO YOU HAVE ANY -- DO YOU STILLDO YOU HAVE ANY -- DO YOU STILL BELIEVE THAT ISeQdHAPPENING?BELIEVE THAT ISeQdHAPPENING? OR DO YOU BELIEVE THAT YOU WEREOR DO YOU BELIEVE THAT YOU WERE MISTAKEN?MISTAKEN? >> NO, YOU KNOW, HERE’Sfáq WHAT>> NO, YOU KNOW, HERE’Sfáq WHAT SAID.SAID. WHAT WE ARE DOING IS PLACING ALLWHAT WE ARE DOING IS PLACING ALL OF THESE ORDERS.OF THESE ORDERS. WE ARE CONTRACTING, WE’RE TRYINGWE ARE CONTRACTING, WE’RE TRYING TO PROCURE THIS, IN ADDITION TOTO PROCURE THIS, IN ADDITION TO THE HELP WE NEEDxD FROM THEt(THE HELP WE NEEDxD FROM THEt( FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.FEDERAL GOVERNMENT. AND LIKE MASSACHUSeá[S, LIKE NEWAND LIKE MASSACHUSeá[S, LIKE NEW YORK, LIKE CALIFORNIA, LIKEYORK, LIKE CALIFORNIA, LIKE PLACES ALL ACROSS THE COUNTRY,PLACES ALL ACROSS THE COUNTRY, WE’RE BIDDING AGAINST ONEWE’RE BIDDING AGAINST ONE ANOTHER.ANOTHER. JP PRITZK[2÷ OF ILLINOIS ABOVEDJP PRITZK[2÷ OF ILLINOIS ABOVED Ì÷%AT SAME THIn#pÌ÷%AT SAME THIn#p THEN WE GET A NOTICE IT’S BEINGTHEN WE GET A NOTICE IT’S BEING DIRECTED TO THE FEDERALDIRECTED TO THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.GOVERNMENT. I THINK THAT’S A FRUSTRATIONI THINK THAT’S A FRUSTRATION THERE’S NOT ENOUGH VENTILATORS.THERE’S NOT ENOUGH VENTILATORS. WE NEED THOUSANDS OF VENTILATORSWE NEED THOUSANDS OF VENTILATORS IN MICHIGAN.IN MICHIGAN. THERE’S NOT ENOUGH N-95 MASKS.THERE’S NOT ENOUGH N-95 MASKS. WE HAVE GOT NURSES WHO AREWE HAVE GOT NURSES WHO ARE YOU KNOW, WE’VE GOT TO SLOW THEYOU KNOW, WE’VE GOT TO SLOW THE SPREAD, AND THAT’S WHY, YOUSPREAD, AND THAT’S WHY, YOU KNOW, THE STAY-AT-HOME ORDERSKNOW, THE STAY-AT-HOME ORDERS ASKING PEOPLE TO DO THEIR PART,ASKING PEOPLE TO DO THEIR PART, PEOPLE NEED TO UNDERSTAND THEPEOPLE NEED TO UNDERSTAND THE SERIOUSNESS OF THIS ISSUE.SERIOUSNESS OF THIS ISSUE. IT’S A NOVEL VIRUS WITH NO CURE,IT’S A NOVEL VIRUS WITH NO CURE, NO VACCINE, HIGHLY CONTAGIOUSNO VACCINE, HIGHLY CONTAGIOUS AND DEADLY.çóAND DEADLY.çó NO ONE IS IMMUNE FROM THISNO ONE IS IMMUNE FROM THIS + o!%9+ o!%9 THAT’S WHY STAYING AT HOME ANDTHAT’S WHY STAYING AT HOME AND KEEPING THE VIRUS FROM BEINGKEEPING THE VIRUS FROM BEING TRANSMITTED FROM PERSON TOTRANSMITTED FROM PERSON TO PERSON IS REALLY THE BEST TOOLPERSON IS REALLY THE BEST TOOL WE HAVE.WE HAVE. BUT WE’VE GOT TO KEEP WORKING TOBUT WE’VE GOT TO KEEP WORKING TO GET ALL OF THESE OTHER PIECES OFGET ALL OF THESE OTHER PIECES OF EQUIPMENT, AND WHEN WE’REEQUIPMENT, AND WHEN WE’RE BIDDING AGAINST ONE ANOTHER,BIDDING AGAINST ONE ANOTHER, IT’S CREATING A LOT OGñxDIT’S CREATING A LOT OGñxD FRUSTRATION AND CONCERN.FRUSTRATION AND CONCERN. AND THAT’S EXACTLY WHAT I WASAND THAT’S EXACTLY WHAT I WAS TRYING TO 5a█CONVEY.TRYING TO 5a█CONVEY. AND SAME THING THAT’S BEENAND SAME THING THAT’S BEEN CONVEYED BY OTHERS ON BOTH SIDESCONVEYED BY OTHERS ON BOTH SIDES OF THE AISLE.OF THE AISLE. >> GOVERNOR WHITMER, I’M JUST>> GOVERNOR WHITMER, I’M JUST CURIOUS.CURIOUS. THE PRESIDENT SEEMED TO DIRECTTHE PRESIDENT SEEMED TO DIRECT VICE PRESIDENT PENCE TO NOT CALLVICE PRESIDENT PENCE TO NOT CALL YOU, NOT TALK TO YOU.YOU, NOT TALK TO YOU. BUT VICE PRESIDENT PENCE ISBUT VICE PRESIDENT PENCE IS TALKING TO YOU.TALKING TO YOU. IS YOURx<IUR( WITH THEIS YOURx<IUR( WITH THE VICE PRESIDENT A GOODçó WORKINGxVICE PRESIDENT A GOODçó WORKINGx RELATIONSHIP?RELATIONSHIP? AND DO YOU -- ARE YOU GOING TOAND DO YOU -- ARE YOU GOING TO ATTEMPT TO HEAL YOURxDATTEMPT TO HEAL YOURxD RELATIONSHIP WITHe1 THE PRESIDENRELATIONSHIP WITHe1 THE PRESIDEN >> YOU r>> YOU r THE FEDERAL LEVEL AND THE STATETHE FEDERAL LEVEL AND THE STATE LEVEL, THE STATES ACROSS THELEVEL, THE STATES ACROSS THE COUNTRY, ARE WORKING xD24/7.e1COUNTRY, ARE WORKING xD24/7.e1 THIS IS A CHALLENGE.THIS IS A CHALLENGE. THIS IS A MOMENT WHERE THE ENEMYTHIS IS A MOMENT WHERE THE ENEMY IS COVID-19.e1IS COVID-19.e1 IT’S NOT ONE ANOTHER, AND THAT’SIT’S NOT ONE ANOTHER, AND THAT’S WHY I’M GRATEFUL FOR THE c C1WHY I’M GRATEFUL FOR THE c C1 PARTNERSHIP WE’VE GOTTEN.PARTNERSHIP WE’VE GOTTEN. I HAVE TALKED%’ THE VICEI HAVE TALKED%’ THE VICE PRESIDENT A NUMBER OF TIMES,PRESIDENT A NUMBER OF TIMES, WE’RE WORKING EVERYONE FROM THEWE’RE WORKING EVERYONE FROM THE WHITE HOUSE ON DOWN THROUGHWHITE HOUSE ON DOWN THROUGH FEMA, DHS, THE ARMY CORPS OFcFEMA, DHS, THE ARMY CORPS OFc ENGINEERS, BECAUSE IT’S GOT TOENGINEERS, BECAUSE IT’S GOT TO BE ALL HANDS ON DECK.BE ALL HANDS ON DECK. WE ARE NOT ONE ANOTHER’SWE ARE NOT ONE ANOTHER’S ENEMIES.ENEMIES. THE█nú ENEMY IS THE VIRUS.THE█nú ENEMY IS THE VIRUS. AND IT IS SPREADING, AND IT ISAND IT IS SPREADING, AND IT IS TAKING AMERICAN LIVES.TAKING AMERICAN LIVES. THAT’S PRECISELY WHY WETHAT’S PRECISELY WHY WE GOVERNORS ARE BANDING TOGETHERGOVERNORS ARE BANDING TOGETHER WHERE WE CANt( TO TRY TO MAKE SUWHERE WE CANt( TO TRY TO MAKE SU THAT WE ARE ORGANIZED, WE ARETHAT WE ARE ORGANIZED, WE ARE LEARNING BEST PRACTICES FROM ONELEARNING BEST PRACTICES FROM ONE ANOTHER, SHARING INFORMATION,ANOTHER, SHARING INFORMATION, AND WE’RE PROTECTING THE PEOPLEAND WE’RE PROTECTING THE PEOPLE OF OUR STATES.OF OUR STATES. >> GOVERNOR WHITMER OF MICHIGAN,>> GOVERNOR WHITMER OF MICHIGAN, GOVERNOR EDWARDS OF LOUISIANA,GOVERNOR EDWARDS OF LOUISIANA, AGAIN, OUR CONDOLENCES FOR YOURAGAIN, OUR CONDOLENCES FOR YOUR STAFFER,q APRIL DUNN, THERE,

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< start="257.527" dur="3.269">LAST SEVERAL WEEKS WHEN WE HAD ABOUT 12,000 ON e1ORDER.>

< start="260.797" dur="2.668">ABOUT 12,000 ON e1ORDER. >> GOVERNOR WHITMER, YOU SEEM TO>

< start="263.5" dur="3.335">>> GOVERNOR WHITMER, YOU SEEM TO IMPLY LATE IN THE WEEK THAT YOU>

< start="266.87" dur="1.2">IMPLY LATE IN THE WEEK THAT YOU THOUGHT THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT>

< start="268.104" dur="2.035">THOUGHT THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OR PERHAPSçó PRESIDENT TRUMP WAS>

< start="270.173" dur="1.501">OR PERHAPSçó PRESIDENT TRUMP WAS PUNISHING MICHIGAN IN YOUR>

< start="271.708" dur="1.501">PUNISHING MICHIGAN IN YOUR ATTEMPTS TO PROCURE DIFFERENTe1>

< start="273.21" dur="0.632">ATTEMPTS TO PROCURE DIFFERENTe1 MEDICAL ITEMS.>

< start="273.877" dur="2.334">MEDICAL ITEMS. DO YOU HAVE ANY -- DO YOU STILL>

< start="276.213" dur="2.034">DO YOU HAVE ANY -- DO YOU STILL BELIEVE THAT ISeQdHAPPENING?>

< start="278.248" dur="4.37">BELIEVE THAT ISeQdHAPPENING? OR DO YOU BELIEVE THAT YOU WERE>

< start="282.619" dur="0.366">OR DO YOU BELIEVE THAT YOU WERE MISTAKEN?>

< start="283.019" dur="2.001">MISTAKEN? >> NO, YOU KNOW, HERE’Sfáq WHAT>

< start="285.021" dur="0.299">>> NO, YOU KNOW, HERE’Sfáq WHAT SAID.>

< start="285.322" dur="1.634">SAID. WHAT WE ARE DOING IS PLACING ALL>

< start="286.99" dur="1.201">WHAT WE ARE DOING IS PLACING ALL OF THESE ORDERS.>

< start="288.225" dur="1.901">OF THESE ORDERS. WE ARE CONTRACTING, WE’RE TRYING>

< start="290.127" dur="1.6">WE ARE CONTRACTING, WE’RE TRYING TO PROCURE THIS, IN ADDITION TO>

< start="291.729" dur="1.633">TO PROCURE THIS, IN ADDITION TO THE HELP WE NEEDxD FROM THEt(>

< start="293.396" dur="1">THE HELP WE NEEDxD FROM THEt( FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.>

< start="294.431" dur="2.501">FEDERAL GOVERNMENT. AND LIKE MASSACHUSeá[S, LIKE NEW>

< start="296.934" dur="1.9">AND LIKE MASSACHUSeá[S, LIKE NEW YORK, LIKE CALIFORNIA, LIKE>

< start="298.868" dur="1.668">YORK, LIKE CALIFORNIA, LIKE PLACES ALL ACROSS THE COUNTRY,>

< start="300.537" dur="1.801">PLACES ALL ACROSS THE COUNTRY, WE’RE BIDDING AGAINST ONE>

< start="302.339" dur="0.433">WE’RE BIDDING AGAINST ONE ANOTHER.>

< start="302.773" dur="4.17">ANOTHER. JP PRITZK[2÷ OF ILLINOIS ABOVED>

< start="306.944" dur="0.532">JP PRITZK[2÷ OF ILLINOIS ABOVED Ì÷%AT SAME THIn#p>

< start="307.478" dur="3.034">Ì÷%AT SAME THIn#p THEN WE GET A NOTICE IT’S BEING>

< start="310.547" dur="0.833">THEN WE GET A NOTICE IT’S BEING DIRECTED TO THE FEDERAL>

< start="311.415" dur="0.365">DIRECTED TO THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.>

< start="311.782" dur="6.239">GOVERNMENT. I THINK THAT’S A FRUSTRATION>

< start="318.055" dur="1.133">I THINK THAT’S A FRUSTRATION THERE’S NOT ENOUGH VENTILATORS.>

< start="319.223" dur="1.567">THERE’S NOT ENOUGH VENTILATORS. WE NEED THOUSANDS OF VENTILATORS>

< start="320.791" dur="1.067">WE NEED THOUSANDS OF VENTILATORS IN MICHIGAN.>

< start="321.859" dur="2.068">IN MICHIGAN. THERE’S NOT ENOUGH N-95 MASKS.>

< start="323.961" dur="6.505">THERE’S NOT ENOUGH N-95 MASKS. WE HAVE GOT NURSES WHO ARE>

< start="330.501" dur="1.867">WE HAVE GOT NURSES WHO ARE YOU KNOW, WE’VE GOT TO SLOW THE>

< start="332.369" dur="1.567">YOU KNOW, WE’VE GOT TO SLOW THE SPREAD, AND THAT’S WHY, YOU>

< start="333.971" dur="2.034">SPREAD, AND THAT’S WHY, YOU KNOW, THE STAY-AT-HOME ORDERS>

< start="336.04" dur="1.4">KNOW, THE STAY-AT-HOME ORDERS ASKING PEOPLE TO DO THEIR PART,>

< start="337.474" dur="1.234">ASKING PEOPLE TO DO THEIR PART, PEOPLE NEED TO UNDERSTAND THE>

< start="338.742" dur="1.401">PEOPLE NEED TO UNDERSTAND THE SERIOUSNESS OF THIS ISSUE.>

< start="340.177" dur="2.301">SERIOUSNESS OF THIS ISSUE. IT’S A NOVEL VIRUS WITH NO CURE,>

< start="342.479" dur="1.601">IT’S A NOVEL VIRUS WITH NO CURE, NO VACCINE, HIGHLY CONTAGIOUS>

< start="344.081" dur="1.601">NO VACCINE, HIGHLY CONTAGIOUS AND DEADLY.çó>

< start="345.683" dur="2.101">AND DEADLY.çó NO ONE IS IMMUNE FROM THIS>

< start="347.785" dur="1.3">NO ONE IS IMMUNE FROM THIS + o!%9>

< start="349.086" dur="1.234">+ o!%9 THAT’S WHY STAYING AT HOME AND>

< start="350.354" dur="1.501">THAT’S WHY STAYING AT HOME AND KEEPING THE VIRUS FROM BEING>

< start="351.889" dur="0.633">KEEPING THE VIRUS FROM BEING TRANSMITTED FROM PERSON TO>

< start="352.556" dur="2.001">TRANSMITTED FROM PERSON TO PERSON IS REALLY THE BEST TOOL>

< start="354.592" dur="0.599">PERSON IS REALLY THE BEST TOOL WE HAVE.>

< start="355.193" dur="1.4">WE HAVE. BUT WE’VE GOT TO KEEP WORKING TO>

< start="356.627" dur="2.135">BUT WE’VE GOT TO KEEP WORKING TO GET ALL OF THESE OTHER PIECES OF>

< start="358.796" dur="1.2">GET ALL OF THESE OTHER PIECES OF EQUIPMENT, AND WHEN WE’RE>

< start="360.031" dur="1.5">EQUIPMENT, AND WHEN WE’RE BIDDING AGAINST ONE ANOTHER,>

< start="361.532" dur="1.801">BIDDING AGAINST ONE ANOTHER, IT’S CREATING A LOT OGñxD>

< start="363.334" dur="1.734">IT’S CREATING A LOT OGñxD FRUSTRATION AND CONCERN.>

< start="365.102" dur="1.2">FRUSTRATION AND CONCERN. AND THAT’S EXACTLY WHAT I WAS>

< start="366.303" dur="1.4">AND THAT’S EXACTLY WHAT I WAS TRYING TO 5a█CONVEY.>

< start="367.705" dur="1.5">TRYING TO 5a█CONVEY. AND SAME THING THAT’S BEEN>

< start="369.207" dur="1.299">AND SAME THING THAT’S BEEN CONVEYED BY OTHERS ON BOTH SIDES>

< start="370.508" dur="2.401">CONVEYED BY OTHERS ON BOTH SIDES OF THE AISLE.>

< start="372.944" dur="2.201">OF THE AISLE. >> GOVERNOR WHITMER, I’M JUST>

< start="375.146" dur="0.333">>> GOVERNOR WHITMER, I’M JUST CURIOUS.>

< start="375.513" dur="1.901">CURIOUS. THE PRESIDENT SEEMED TO DIRECT>

< start="377.448" dur="1">THE PRESIDENT SEEMED TO DIRECT VICE PRESIDENT PENCE TO NOT CALL>

< start="378.449" dur="1.467">VICE PRESIDENT PENCE TO NOT CALL YOU, NOT TALK TO YOU.>

< start="379.917" dur="0.733">YOU, NOT TALK TO YOU. BUT VICE PRESIDENT PENCE IS>

< start="380.651" dur="1.133">BUT VICE PRESIDENT PENCE IS TALKING TO YOU.>

< start="381.819" dur="2.034">TALKING TO YOU. IS YOURx<IUR( WITH THE>

< start="383.888" dur="2.935">IS YOURx<IUR( WITH THE VICE PRESIDENT A GOODçó WORKINGx>

< start="386.824" dur="0.433">VICE PRESIDENT A GOODçó WORKINGx RELATIONSHIP?>

< start="387.258" dur="1.2">RELATIONSHIP? AND DO YOU -- ARE YOU GOING TO>

< start="388.459" dur="0.9">AND DO YOU -- ARE YOU GOING TO ATTEMPT TO HEAL YOURxD>

< start="389.36" dur="2.468">ATTEMPT TO HEAL YOURxD RELATIONSHIP WITHe1 THE PRESIDEN>

< start="391.829" dur="2.635">RELATIONSHIP WITHe1 THE PRESIDEN >> YOU r>

< start="394.465" dur="1.534">>> YOU r THE FEDERAL LEVEL AND THE STATE>

< start="396.033" dur="1">THE FEDERAL LEVEL AND THE STATE LEVEL, THE STATES ACROSS THE>

< start="397.067" dur="2.368">LEVEL, THE STATES ACROSS THE COUNTRY, ARE WORKING xD24/7.e1>

< start="399.437" dur="1.4">COUNTRY, ARE WORKING xD24/7.e1 THIS IS A CHALLENGE.>

< start="400.838" dur="3.369">THIS IS A CHALLENGE. THIS IS A MOMENT WHERE THE ENEMY>

< start="404.242" dur="0.733">THIS IS A MOMENT WHERE THE ENEMY IS COVID-19.e1>

< start="405.009" dur="1.534">IS COVID-19.e1 IT’S NOT ONE ANOTHER, AND THAT’S>

< start="406.544" dur="1.334">IT’S NOT ONE ANOTHER, AND THAT’S WHY I’M GRATEFUL FOR THE c C1>

< start="407.879" dur="0.866">WHY I’M GRATEFUL FOR THE c C1 PARTNERSHIP WE’VE GOTTEN.>

< start="408.747" dur="1.132">PARTNERSHIP WE’VE GOTTEN. I HAVE TALKED%’ THE VICE>

< start="409.881" dur="2.001">I HAVE TALKED%’ THE VICE PRESIDENT A NUMBER OF TIMES,>

< start="411.883" dur="1.867">PRESIDENT A NUMBER OF TIMES, WE’RE WORKING EVERYONE FROM THE>

< start="413.752" dur="1.166">WE’RE WORKING EVERYONE FROM THE WHITE HOUSE ON DOWN THROUGH>

< start="414.953" dur="3.002">WHITE HOUSE ON DOWN THROUGH FEMA, DHS, THE ARMY CORPS OFc>

< start="417.956" dur="1.033">FEMA, DHS, THE ARMY CORPS OFc ENGINEERS, BECAUSE IT’S GOT TO>

< start="419.024" dur="1.5">ENGINEERS, BECAUSE IT’S GOT TO BE ALL HANDS ON DECK.>

< start="420.558" dur="1.801">BE ALL HANDS ON DECK. WE ARE NOT ONE ANOTHER’S>

< start="422.393" dur="0.333">WE ARE NOT ONE ANOTHER’S ENEMIES.>

< start="422.76" dur="1.601">ENEMIES. THE█nú ENEMY IS THE VIRUS.>

< start="424.395" dur="2.035">THE█nú ENEMY IS THE VIRUS. AND IT IS SPREADING, AND IT IS>

< start="426.464" dur="1.234">AND IT IS SPREADING, AND IT IS TAKING AMERICAN LIVES.>

< start="427.732" dur="1.901">TAKING AMERICAN LIVES. THAT’S PRECISELY WHY WE>

< start="429.667" dur="1.601">THAT’S PRECISELY WHY WE GOVERNORS ARE BANDING TOGETHER>

< start="431.302" dur="1.534">GOVERNORS ARE BANDING TOGETHER WHERE WE CANt( TO TRY TO MAKE SU>

< start="432.871" dur="2.034">WHERE WE CANt( TO TRY TO MAKE SU THAT WE ARE ORGANIZED, WE ARE>

< start="434.94" dur="1.333">THAT WE ARE ORGANIZED, WE ARE LEARNING BEST PRACTICES FROM ONE>

< start="436.274" dur="0.867">LEARNING BEST PRACTICES FROM ONE ANOTHER, SHARING INFORMATION,>

< start="437.175" dur="1.3">ANOTHER, SHARING INFORMATION, AND WE’RE PROTECTING THE PEOPLE>

< start="438.476" dur="4.203">AND WE’RE PROTECTING THE PEOPLE OF OUR STATES.>

< start="442.68" dur="1.234">OF OUR STATES. >> GOVERNOR WHITMER OF MICHIGAN,>

< start="443.948" dur="1.468">>> GOVERNOR WHITMER OF MICHIGAN, GOVERNOR EDWARDS OF LOUISIANA,>

< start="445.417" dur="3.402">GOVERNOR EDWARDS OF LOUISIANA, AGAIN, OUR CONDOLENCES FOR YOUR>

< start="448.82" dur="0.867">AGAIN, OUR CONDOLENCES FOR YOUR STAFFER,q APRIL DUNN, THERE,>