Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Thursday, Jul. 09.

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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

RSVP: https://healthreimagined.splashthat.com/ * Livestream: https://thehill.com/event/505316-health-reimagined-the-future-of-healthcare

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Thursday, Jul. 09 11:30 AM Michigan Gov. Whitmer provides coronavirus response update – Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer provides an update on the state’s response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, via press conference with Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Chief Medical Executive Dr Joneigh Khaldun

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

Contacts: State of Michigan press, Press@Michigan.gov; Michigan State Police, MSP-SEOCPIO@michigan.gov;

EXPANDED IN-PERSON COVERAGE OF PRESS BRIEFINGS: Protecting the public’s health and mitigating the spread of COVID-19 continues to be a top priority for the administration. The aggressive actions taken by the governor were proven to have significantly lowered the number of cases and deaths that would have occurred had the state done nothing.Moving forward in that same spirit, with safety as the priority, we will expand the number of reporters covering press briefings in person. Please see below for additional information. These are unprecedented times and we will continue to adjust as needed. RSVP DIRECTIONS: To RSVP and attend the press conference in person, please email press@michigan.gov with your first and last name and outlet. RSVPs will be considered in the order they are received. Space is limited due to social distancing and COVID-19 restrictions.

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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 313 Liberation Zone sets up a street blockade in Detroit – 313 Liberation Zone sets up a street blockade and establishes a zone where ‘Black people play games in the street in order to highlight what’s possible when we divest from police and invest in Black futures’

Location: Church of the Messiah, 231 E Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: https://miliberation.org/

Contacts: Marjon Parham, 1 248 878 9302

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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 5:00 PM The Appeal and NowThis host a virtual candidate forum – The Appeal and NowThis host a virtual candidate forum for Wayne County prosecutor candidates, featuring incumbent Kym Worthy

Weblinks: https://thejusticecollaborative.com/, https://twitter.com/Justice_Collab

Contacts: Kolby Lee, The Justice Collaborative, kolby.lee@thejusticecollaborative.com, 1 512 905 3669

Watch Live Facebook: @AppealNews (www.facebook.com/appealnews) Twitter: @theappeal (www.twitter.com/theappeal)

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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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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 11:00 AM Dem Rep. Elissa Slotkin virtual 2020 summer campaign kickoff – Democratic Rep. Elissa Slotkin, who is running for reelection, hosts virtual 2020 summer campaign kickoff, live-streaming from Michigan’s Ingham County (11:00 AM EDT), Livingston County (2:30 PM EDT), and Oakland County (5:00 PM EDT), to discuss how she’s building a ‘new kind of campaign in the era of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

Weblinks: http://elissaforcongress.com/, https://twitter.com/ElissaSlotkin

Contacts: Elissa Slotkin for Congress, press@elissaforcongress.com, https://twitter.com/ElissaSlotkin

https://www.mobilize.us/elissaforcongress/event/286663/

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Friday, Jul. 10 12:00 PM Girls With Impact unveil GenZ ventures – Girls With Impact unveil GenZ ventures tackling coronavirus (COVID-19), Black Lives Matter, and social change, with Girls With Impact CEO Jennifer Openshaw, ThirdLove founder Heidi Zak, and The Female Quotient founder Shelly Zallis. Event also features a virtual graduation with girls from states including Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Vermont, and Washington state

Weblinks: http://girlswithimpact.com/

Contacts: Jo Panzera, Girls With Impact, ops@girlswithimpact.org, 1 917 355 1317

Register: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIqcOugqzwsH9cfbLsL0KrQ_DL5Omm1yghU

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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

RSVP https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdhN6FczDkLiqYbjCBr7mgwwuHtAxhu45X8SVJDqWLei6hdjg/viewform