Death Toll Rises In Flint Water Contamination Scandal
originally posted on April 12, 2016
Two more deaths have been added to the number associated with pneumonia-like Legionnaires’ disease in the Flint area, which has been plagued by tainted water. Meanwhile, calls for the resignation of Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder continue. Here & Now‘s Robin Young speaks to NPR’s Cheryl Corley and Michigan Radio’s Steve Carmody about the latest developments.
- Cheryl Corley, NPR National Desk correspondent. She tweets @nprcherylcorley.
- Steve Carmody, reporter at Michigan Radio. He tweets @scarmody.
This segment aired on April 12, 2016.