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'Nobody Was Prepared For The Pandemic,' Says Lamont

Governor Ned Lamont
Ryan Caron King
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Connecticut Public
Governor Ned Lamont

It’s been more than three months since the first Connecticut resident tested positive for the coronavirus. Connecticut Public Radio recently produced a two-hour special on this time period, First Wave: Coronavirus in Connecticut. This is an excerpt from that show -- an interview with Governor Ned Lamont who looks back at his administration’s response to the pandemic.

Tucker Ives is WNPR's morning news producer.

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