The Financial Impact | Apr. 22, 2020 | COVID-19: Answers and Insight

Apr 22, 2020

WATCH NOW | What financial support is available to Michigan residents as unemployment numbers surge?


On this week's edition of COVID-19: Answers and Insight, Shawn Turner talks with Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity (LEO) Director Jeff Donofrio to get a status update on the overflow of benefit fililngs by Michigan residents. Other guests will provide resources and information to help individuals and families navigate their way financially during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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About the Guests*

Jeff Donofrio
Director, MI Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity

Sara Dolan
Chief Financial Officer, MSUFCU

Lewis Roubal  
Chief Deputy Director for Opportunity, MDHHS  
Michigan Department of Health and Human Services


*Guests and topic are subject to change

COVID-19: Answers and Insight airs in the capital region at these times (check local listings):

  • Thursdays at 9:30pm on WKAR HD
  • Saturdays at 6:30pm on WKAR WORLD
  • Sundays at noon on WKAR HD

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