COLUMBUS — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine and Ohio Department of Health Director Dr. Amy Acton will give their daily briefing on COVID-19 Monday. The briefing comes after DeWine called on the federal government Sunday to help provide crucial materials that would allow a dramatic increase in testing for coronavirus in his state.
The briefing is scheduled to begin at 2:00 p.m. Watch it live in the media player below:
On Sunday afternoon, DeWine tweeted he spoke with the FDA. His office has not released details of the call.
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