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WATCH LIVE: Gov. DeWine, Lt. Gov. Husted give July 7 briefing on COVID-19

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Posted at 1:19 PM, Jul 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-07 13:19:52-04

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine and Lt. Gov. Jon Husted will hold a briefing on the state's response to the coronavirus pandemic Tuesday afternoon.

The briefing is scheduled to begin at 2:00 p.m. Watch it live in the media player below:

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This briefing comes as the number of new COVID-19 cases reported in Ohio dropped Monday, while the number of hospitalizations and ICU admissions related to the disease ticked upward.

RELATED: New COVID-19 cases in Ohio decline with 805 reported Monday as hospitalizations tick up

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