Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Wednesday, Jul. 08.

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Wednesday, Jul. 08 9:30 AM Michigan Joint Select Committee on the COVID-19 Pandemic meeting – Michigan Joint Select Committee on the COVID-19 Pandemic meeting, with remarks from Office of the State Employer Director Liza Estlund Olson, and Department of Technology Management and Budget Acting Director Brom Stibitz

Location: Rm 352, Michigan State Capitol, 100 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.house.mi.gov/home.asp

Contacts: Denny Schwarze, Dschwarze@house.mi.gov, 1 517 373 2874

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Wednesday, Jul. 08 10:00 AM Dem Rep. Andy Levin discusses SAFE Workers Act – Democratic Rep. Andy Levin discusses his bipartisan SAFE (Secure And Fair Elections for) Workers Act, via virtual press conference with American Federation of Teachers (AFT) President Randi Weingarten and Communications Workers of America (CWA) President Christopher Shelton

Weblinks: https://andylevin.house.gov/, https://twitter.com/repandylevin

Contacts: Jenny Byer, Jenny.Byer@mail.house.gov, 1 313 354 4000

Media interested in attending MUST contact Jenny Byer at Jenny.Byer@mail.house.gov or 313-354-4000 to receive call-in details.

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Wednesday, Jul. 08 10:00 AM Michigan state lawmakers announce Equal Justice for All Plan – The Detroit Caucus and Michigan Legislative Black Caucus announce Equal Justice for All Plan, via press conference. Speakers include Michigan state Sen. Stephanie Chang, and state Reps. Tenisha Yancey, Sherry Gay-Dagnogo, Tyrone Carter, and Sarah Anthony * The plan revolves around four major pillars for reforms: police accountability, use of force protocols, community oversight, and reinventing public safety

Weblinks: http://www.house.mi.gov/home.asp

Contacts: Office of Rep. Tenisha Yancey, TenishaYancey@house.mi.gov, 1 517 373 0154

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Wednesday, Jul. 08 10:00 AM Democratic Sen. Gary Peters discusses National Institute of Manufacturing Act, via news conference call

Weblinks: http://www.peters.senate.gov/, https://twitter.com/SenGaryPeters

Contacts: Office of Sen. Gary Peters media, Media@peters.senate.gov

E-mail media@peters.senate.gov for call-in information/Zoom link. ADDITIONAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR JOINING VIDEO PRESS CONFERENCE: Please plan to join early to make sure your set up is working prior to the event beginning.

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Wednesday, Jul. 08 12:00 PM The Lincoln Forum discussion on ‘What Will College Look Like in the Fall?’ – The Lincoln Forum, in partnership with the Union League Club of Chicago and POLITICO, hosts virtual webinar discussion titled ‘What Will College Look Like in the Fall?’, with University of Wisconsin Chancellor Rebecca Blank, University of Illinois Chancellor Robert Jones, Loyola University Chicago President Jo Ann Rooney, and Michigan State University President Dr. Samuel Stanley

Weblinks: https://lincolnforum.org/, https://twitter.com/LincolnForum

Contacts: Tracy Slutzkin, River Strategies, tslutzkin@riverstrategies.com

To view the webinar, please use this link to register for the webinar: https://ulcc-org.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Jpok42mNRHqjrHkarQjgoQ

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Wednesday, Jul. 08 12:00 PM Michigan DIFS holds statewide town hall on new auto insurance law – Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services (DIFS) holds statewide town hall on Michigan’s new auto insurance law

Weblinks: http://www.michigan.gov, https://twitter.com/migov

Contacts: Laura Hall, HallL17@michigan.gov, 1 517 290 3779

https://www.michigan.gov/autoinsurance/0,9555,7-405–533424–,00.html

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Thursday, Jul. 09 9:00 AM Detroit Mayor Duggan announces launch of the Detroit COVID-19 UndocuFund – Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan and Councilmember Raquel Castaneda-Lopez announce a $750,000 grant from the Open Society Foundations to launch the Detroit COVID-19 UndocuFund, via press conference

Location: Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation, 1211 Trumbull, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: https://detroitmi.gov/, https://twitter.com/cityofdetroit

Contacts: Mariana Martinez, City of Detroit, mcmartinez@detroitmi.gov, 1 313 338 9861

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Thursday, Jul. 09 11:00 AM The Hill hosts ‘Health Reimagined’ virtual summit with NIAID Director Fauci – The Hill hosts ‘Health Reimagined: The Future of Healthcare’ virtual summit. Speakers include NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Anthony Fauci, Democratic Rep. Lauren Underwood, Republican Rep. Fred Upton, NAMI CEO Daniel Gillison, Teladoc Health CEO Jason Gorevic, Crispr Therapeutics CEO Dr Samarth Kulkarni, Cleveland Clinic President and CEO Dr Tom Mihaljevic, Geisinger President and CEO Dr Jaewon Ryu, PhRMA President and CEO Stephen Ubl, Ancestry Chief Scientific Officer Dr Catherine Ball, National Academy Of Medicine Foreign Secretary Dr Margaret Hamburg, Physician Side Gigs founder Dr Nisha Mehta, CVS Health Community Health & Impact Vice President Dr Garth Graham, Arthritis Foundation Advocacy & Access Vice President Anna Hyde, former American Medical Association President Dr Patrice Harris, Elmhurst Hospital Chief Nursing Officer Joann Gull, and Detroit Health Department Chief Public Health Officer Denise Fair

Weblinks: http://thehill.com, https://twitter.com/TheHill

Contacts: Kaitlyn Kurosky, High 10 Media, kaitlyn@high10media.com, 1 212 918 2040

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Thursday, Jul. 09 12:00 PM Michigan DIFS holds town hall on new auto insurance law – Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services (DIFS) holds 9th House District town hall on Michigan’s new auto insurance law, sponsored by state Rep. Karen Whitsett

Weblinks: http://www.michigan.gov, https://twitter.com/migov

Contacts: Laura Hall, HallL17@michigan.gov, 1 517 290 3779

https://www.michigan.gov/autoinsurance/0,9555,7-405–533425–,00.html

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Thursday, Jul. 09 4:00 PM Lansing Public Safety Committee meeting

Weblinks: http://www.lansingmi.gov/, https://twitter.com/lansingmichigan

Contacts: Sherrie Boak, City Council Office, 1 517 483 7683

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Thursday, Jul. 09 Detroit Historical Museum opens to Detroit Historical Society members – Detroit Historical Museum opens to Detroit Historical Society members, ahead of reopening to the general public tomorrow

Location: Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://detroithistorical.org/

Contacts: Sarah Murphy, Detroit Historical Society, sarahm@detroithistorical.org, 1 313 833 1262

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CORPORATE DATA

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Thursday, Jul. 09 Gentex Corp: Q2 2020 Ex-dividend date

Weblinks: http://ir.gentex.com/

Contacts: Connie Hamblin, Gentex Corp Investor Relations, 1 616 772 1590 x 5814

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Thursday, Jul. 09 Masco Corp: Q2 2020 Ex-dividend date

Weblinks: http://www.masco.com/, https://twitter.com/MascoCareers

Contacts: David Chaika, Masco Corp Investor Relations, david_chaika@mascohq.com, 1 313 792 5500

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Friday, Jul. 10 8:30 AM Lansing Ways and Means Committee meeting

Weblinks: http://www.lansingmi.gov/, https://twitter.com/lansingmichigan

Contacts: Sherrie Boak, City Council Office, 1 517 483 7683

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Friday, Jul. 10 10:00 AM Detroit Historical Museum reopens to the public – Detroit Historical Museum reopens to the public, operating abbreviated hours with enhanced health and safety measures including: one-way entry and exit procedures; guests ages 3+ must wear masks at all times inside the building; frequent cleaning and disinfection of public areas and hand sanitizing stations throughout the museum; and cashless and touchless transactions wherever possible

Location: Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://detroithistorical.org/

Contacts: Sarah Murphy, Detroit Historical Society, sarahm@detroithistorical.org, 1 313 833 1262

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Friday, Jul. 10 1:00 PM Michigan Gov. Whitmer and Dem Rep. Andy Levin on virtual campaign trail for Joe Biden in Michigan – Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer and Democratic Rep. Andy Levin campaign virtually in Michigan for presumptive 2020 Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, hold a virtual ‘Build Back Better’ roundtable discussion on Biden’s economic recovery plan for working families, which ‘will create jobs, raise wages, and help America build back better’

Weblinks: https://joebiden.com/, https://twitter.com/JoeBiden

Contacts: Joe Biden for President press, BidenPress@joebiden.com

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