7-15-20: Gov. Pritzker to give a COVID-19 Update By Katrina Stackhouse • Jul 15, 2020 ShareTweetEmail Credit Getty Images Governor JB Pritzker holds a press briefing on the state’s current response and action plan for managing COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in Illinois. The live stream will begin at noon. Watch Live | Listen Only Tags: Governor PritzkerCOVID-19ShareTweetEmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Daily COVID Update: (July 14) By Jennifer Fuller • Jul 14, 2020 WSIU / WSIU The state added 707 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, along with 25 new deaths attributed to the disease. The new totals bring Illinois' overall coronavirus case count to 155,506, with 7,218 deaths.