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VIDEO: Senate committee gets updates on unemployment, other COVID-19 issues

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The Hawaii State Senate Special Committee on COVID-19 met today to discuss the state’s coronavirus plans and procedures to determine if they being implemented properly and in a timely manner to safeguard public health and safety. The management of federal aid packages will also be discussed.

Today’s hearing included testimony from State Dept. of Labor and Industrial Relations director Scott Murakami and Dept. of Health state laboratories administrator Dr. Edward Desmond.

Having trouble watching the live stream above? Click here to watch via ‘Olelo.

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