After A Year Of COVID, Media Asks If Lockdowns Actually Work
Michigan was cited in a March 13 Associated Press story reporting that the spread of COVID-19 in the United States was similar in different states regardless of what policies had been implemented.
That's not the impression left by many Michigan media headlines over the past eight months.
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Wayne County Exec.: Science-based, regional approach necessary in wake of ruling on Gov.’s Emergency Orders
Gov. Whitmer: COVID-19 numbers could ‘skyrocket’ if people drop their guards
What Whitmer said about other states playing sports with worse COVID-19 trends than Michigan
University of Michigan research shows Whitmer’s tough coronavirus measures saved lives
Virus tolls similar despite governors’ contrasting actions
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