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Coronavirus News Conference (3/10/2020)

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Gov. Pritzker’s Coronavirus (CoVID-19) Press Conference

Springfield, Ill. – Governor JB Pritzker addresses the media concerning the Coronavirus Disease (CoVID-19).

Coronavirus News Conference (3/9/2020)

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Gov. Pritzker’s Coronavirus (CoVID-19) Press Conference

Springfield, Ill. – Governor JB Pritzker addresses the media concerning the Coronavirus Disease (CoVID-19).

Coronavirus News Conference (3/5/2020)

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Gov. Pritzker’s Coronavirus (CoVID-19) Press Conference

Springfield, Ill. – Governor JB Pritzker addresses the media concerning the Coronavirus Disease (CoVID-19).

Coronavirus News Conference (3/2/2020)

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Gov. Pritzker’s Coronavirus (CoVID-19) Press Conference

Springfield, Ill. – Governor JB Pritzker addresses the media concerning the Coronavirus Disease (CoVID-19).

Coronavirus News Conference with Q/A (2/28/2020)

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Gov. Pritzker’s Coronavirus (CoVID-19) Press Conference

Springfield, Ill. – Governor JB Pritzker addresses the media concerning the Coronavirus Disease (CoVID-19).

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Public Health Officials Announce 1,453 New Cases of Coronavirus Disease 601475SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced 1,453 new cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 33 additional deaths. 4/4/2020 7:24:34 PM04/4/2020 7:24:34 PMFalse41;041~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/SOI_Item_IISNews.js
Gov. Pritzker Encourages Illinoisans to Tune In to Sunday Arts Takeover Benefitting Arts for Illinois Relief Fund601477Chicago — Governor JB Pritzker is encouraging Illinoisans to tune into the Sunday Arts Takeover tomorrow, a series of live at-home performances benefiting the newly-launched Arts for Illinois Relief Fund.4/4/2020 7:45:04 PM04/4/2020 7:45:04 PMFalse41;041~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/SOI_Item_IISNews.js
Public Health Officials Announce 1,209 New Cases of Coronavirus Disease 554135SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced 1,209 new cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 53 additional deaths. 4/3/2020 7:25:21 PM04/3/2020 7:25:21 PMFalse41;041~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/SOI_Item_IISNews.js
Gov. Pritzker, Mayor Lightfoot and Public Health Officials Announce the First Completed Phase of McCormick Place Alternate Care Facility554203Chicago – Governor JB Pritzker today joined Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot, the US Army Corps of Engineers, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Illinois National Guard, and the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority (MPA) to announce the completion of the first phase of work to transform the McCormick Place Campus into a new Alternate Care Facility (ACF) for COVID-19 patients. The facility is constructed to serve COVID-19 patients who do not require intensive care, to expand existing capacity in Chicago’s health care system.4/3/2020 8:12:10 PM04/3/2020 8:12:10 PMFalse41;041~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/SOI_Item_IISNews.js
Pritzker Administration Expanding Available Services for Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault Survivors447216CHICAGO/SPRINGFIELD - Today, the Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) announced it is launching a $1.2 million plan to increase the capacity of its current statewide network of services for domestic violence and sexual assault survivors during the current COVID-19 pandemic.4/2/2020 4:13:26 PM04/2/2020 4:13:26 PMFalse41;041~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/SOI_Item_IISNews.js
Public Health Officials Announce 715 New Cases of Coronavirus Disease 466531SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced 715 new cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 16 additional deaths. 4/2/2020 7:39:57 PM04/2/2020 7:39:57 PMFalse41;041~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/SOI_Item_IISNews.js
Gov. Pritzker Kicks Off ‘All in Illinois' to Reinforce State's Stay at Home Message466536Chicago – Governor JB Pritzker launched a new statewide effort today called ‘All in Illinois’ to reinforce the state’s core message, backed by scientists and public health experts: stay at home and stay safe. As Illinoisans continue to practice social distancing to stay healthy, ‘All in Illinois’ is a way to unite residents across the state and remind them we are all in this together.4/2/2020 8:34:14 PM04/2/2020 8:34:14 PMFalse41;041~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/SOI_Item_IISNews.js
Public Health Officials Announce 937 New Cases of Coronavirus Disease 857021SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced 937 new cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 26 additional deaths. 3/31/2020 7:33:55 PM03/31/2020 7:33:55 PMFalse41;041~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/SOI_Item_IISNews.js
Gov. Pritzker Announces Extension of Stay at Home Order, Suspension of On-Site Learning in Schools Through April857068Chicago – Building on the state’s efforts to flatten the curve of new COVID-19 cases in Illinois and following careful consultation with experts in Illinois and across the nation, Governor JB Pritzker announced that he will sign a 30-day extension of the state’s disaster proclamation on April 1. The disaster proclamation provides the governor the authority to sign additional executive orders, extending the Stay at Home order and suspending on-site learning in K-12 schools through the month of April.3/31/2020 8:04:51 PM03/31/2020 8:04:51 PMFalse41;041~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/SOI_Item_IISNews.js
Public Health Officials Announce 461 New Cases of Coronavirus Disease 416802SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 461 new cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois. Eight new deaths are also being reported, including the death of an incarcerated man from Stateville Correctional Center. 3/30/2020 8:10:26 PM03/30/2020 8:10:26 PMFalse41;041~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/SOI_Item_IISNews.js