POLITICO Virtual Briefings April 27 - May 1

Join POLITICO for a series of virtual briefings and audio teleconferences to learn the latest updates on coronavirus and its impacts. Each briefing is led by POLITICO reporters from different coverage areas across the newsroom and features a brief update on the latest COVID-19 news, followed by a deeper dive and Q&A with participants.

Register by clicking the respective links below.

Monday, April 27, 2020

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM ET |Playbook Virtual Interview
Playbook Co-Authors Anna Palmer and Jake Sherman talk with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D-Mich.) about the latest efforts to contain the spread of the coronavirus in her state and how governors are working with the White House on the pandemic response.

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

9:00 AM -9:30 AM ET | Morning Money Virtual Interview
The economic damage from the coronavirus pandemic continues to mount. Join POLITICO chief economic correspondent and author of “Morning Money” Ben White with Adena Friedman, CEO of NASDAQ to discuss the latest efforts to restart the U.S. economy.

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM ET | Coronavirus Special Report: Virtual Briefing Series
African American and Latino patients are disproportionately at risk of being hospitalized or dying from Covid-19. Federal health officials are under pressure to release data and testing outcomes by race and ethnicity, so there can be a fuller understanding of the pandemic’s impact on minorities. National political reporter Laura Barron Lopez talks with Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.), Chairwoman, Congressional Black Caucus and Uché Blackstock, MD, Founder & CEO, Advancing Health Equity about why the pandemic is hitting minority communities especially hard and what can be done to mitigate the impact.

Wednesday, April 29, 2020
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM ET | Global Translation Virtual Interview
Join Global Translations Author,Ryan Heath for a conversation with Ann Linde, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Sweden to discuss the latest global trends and developments on the coronavirus pandemic.

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM ET |Cartoon Workshop with Pulitzer Prize Winning Matt Wuerker
Join Politico's Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist, Matt Wuerker, for an online lesson in the basics of cartooning. We'll play with the magic of the drawn line and explore the secrets to drawing cartoons.Have your pens and paper ready for 20 minutes of inky fun followed by Q&A with Matt.

Thursday, April 30, 2020

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM ET | Illinois Playbook Reporter Briefing
Illinois Playbook author Shia Kapos and Chicago-based national political correspondent Natasha Korecki share insights and analysis into the biggest moments of the week in Illinois as it relates to the coronavirus pandemic and other political news.

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM ET |Women Rule Virtual Interview
Join Women Rule Editorial Director, Anna Palmer for a conversation with Carolyn Witte, CEO and co-founder, Tia, a women’s health care platform.