EXCLUSIVE: Governor Asa Hutchinson discusses state’s COVID-19 response, pandemic’s impact on Arkansas


LITTLE ROCK, Ark.- In an exclusive interview, Governor Asa Hutchinson joins KARK’s Laura Monteverdi Thursday to discuss how the coronavirus has impacted the state, his thoughts on the state’s response, and his thoughts on the upcoming flu season in addition to the ongoing pandemic.

As of Thursday afternoon, the Arkansas Department of Health is reporting there are 96,524 total COVID-19 cases and 1,645 total deaths.

According to the ADH website, the total COVID-19 cases are comprised of 91,303 confirmed cases and 5,221 probable cases.

The total deaths include 1,645 deaths among confirmed cases and 151 deaths among probable cases.

You can watch the full exclusive interview above.


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