Watch Live: Gov. Evers, health officials give COVID-19 update, address J&J vaccine

MADISON, Wis. (WKBT) — Gov. Tony Evers answered questions about the status of COVID-19 in Wisconsin Tuesday, hours after the Department of Health Services announced it will pause the administration of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine as the federal government investigates its side effects.

Evers was joined by:

  • Deputy Secretary Julie Willems Van Dijk, Wisconsin Department of Health Services
  • Dr. Ryan Westergaard, Chief Medical Officer DHS Bureau of Communicable Diseases
  • Ryan Nilesestuen, Chief Legal Counsel, Office of the Governor

Watch the Q&A live on the News 8 Now Facebook page or right here.