In this bonus edition of Tying It Together with Tim Boyum, N.C. Treasurer Dale Folwell talks for the very first time about his coronavirus diagnosis and the five days he spent in the hospital.
Hear firsthand what it’s like to face this virus, and the emotional answer Folwell gives on whether or not he thought he might die.
Folwell also talks about receiving Hydroxychloroquine, the drug touted by President Trump, and addresses the criticisms saying he should have not returned to work after a trip out-of-state and whether he believes that’s how he contracted the virus.
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With the speed of the local news cycle, it's easy to forget that the politicians who represent us and the influencers in our communities are more than just sound bites. North Carolina veteran reporter and anchor Tim Boyum is loosening his signature bow tie for candid conversations with powers players across the state. In "Tying It Together," Tim uncovers what makes these newsmakers tick, explores fascinating life stories, and helps all of us get a better grasp on the issues affecting our community.
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