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Protests continue around the country against stay-at-home orders amid the coronavirus crisis. In Pennsylvania, Republican state senators are backing a bill to reopen non-essential businesss in the state. State Sen. Scott Martin joins us to discuss why he is supporting the bill, even though the governor has said he will veto it. And, the coronavirus pandemic has made the work of child welfare agencies more challenging by limiting in-person home visits by social workers. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's April 20, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at hereandnow.org — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on April 20, 2020.

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