Governor JB Pritzker addressed the State Tuesday with a daily press conference. The Governor stressed that testing is important. Testing not only for the symptoms of COVID-19, but also for the scale and severity of the outbreak.
Governor Pritzker says that the National Guard has opened up a testing site to collect specimens from Healthcare workers to help with figuring out how the coronavirus affects them.
Dr. Ngozi Ezike, Director of Public Health announced 250 new cases and 4 new deaths bringing the total to 1,535 cases in 32 counties.
You can listen to every coronavirus Press Conference from Governor JB Pritzker on our many NEWSTALK WTIM platforms every afternoon around 2:30 PM.