Coronavirus: Municipalities React To ‘Safer-At-Home’ Order, Researchers Work Towards Treatment, U.S. Senator Discusses Pandemic

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We look at how municipalities across the state are responding to Gov. Tony Evers’ order prohibiting most non-essential travel amid the coronavirus’ spread. Then, a reporter tells how UW researchers are working to better understand the virus. Plus, a conversation with U.S. Senator Ron Johnson about the pandemic.

Featured in this Show

  • Coronavirus: Cites And Villages React To Stay-At-Home Order

    We talk to the president of the League of Wisconsin Municipalities about how the mayors of communities around the state are reacting to the governor’s stay-at-home order, and whether they think it can stop the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Coronavirus: UW Researchers Search For A Vaccine

    While the state works to flatten the curve of COVID-19 cases, UW researchers are studying the new coronavirus to try to develop treatments and vaccines. We learn more about their work from a health reporter.

  • Coronavirus: U.S. Senator Ron Johnson Discusses Stimulus Package And Economic Effects Amid Pandemic

    As coronavirus continues to sweep across the country, businesses are shutting down and leaving individuals without work. U.S. Senator Ron Johnson offers insight on the coronavirus stimulus package and thoughts on how the nation should handle the pandemic.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Steven Potter Producer
  • L. Malik Anderson Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Zach Vruwink Guest
  • David Wahlberg Guest
  • Ron Johnson Guest