July 9, 2020

WATCH: Gov. Lujan Grisham’s 7/9 COVID-19 press conference

Matt Dahlseid/The New Mexican

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham speaks Thursday, June 11, 2020, during an online news conference addressing New Mexico’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic from the Capitol.

Update: See the recap of the press conference here.

On Thursday afternoon at 4 p.m., Gov. Michelle Lujan held a press conference to discuss COVID-19 and the state’s response.

COVID-19 cases have been increasing in recent days, with a week of reporting 200 or more confirmed cases each day. The state’s current public health order will expire on July 15, though it can be amended.

See the press conference below.