From quarantines to stay-at-home orders, state and federal officials have been intervening in our daily activities in unprecedented ways. We examine the rights and powers of the federal government, state governors, and individuals - in the midst of a public health emergency.
Air date: Monday, May 11, 2020
Alan Greenblatt - Senior staff writer for Governing, a news outlet that covers state and local government. Visit here to read his coverage. And listen to Alan discussing the emergency powers of the governor on NHPR's Civics 101 podcast.