In The Moment ... April 8, 2020 Show 791 Hour 2
Governor Kristi Noem holds a press briefing today from Pierre at 1:30 p.m. CDT / 12:30 MDT. Stay tuned to SDPB Radio; We'll carry the press conference live. You can also tune in on SDPBTV3 or online at SD.Net. The governor has designated today a statewide day of prayers. It's Public Health Week, and in yesterday's press conference she urged all South Dakotans to thank and honor the healthcare workers in the state who are treating COVID-19 patients and who are building capacity to help treat hundreds or perhaps thousands in need of hospital care. Today we talk about the state and municipal response to coronavirus with our Dakota Political Junkies. Jon Schaff is a professor of political science at Northern State University in Aberdeen. Mike Card is an associate professor of political science, criminal justice, and international studies at the University of South Dakota in Vermillion.