Legislators are pledging to put more money towards getting body-worn cameras by police officers off the ground.
An FDU Poll recently found New Jerseyans seem less confident in the safety of a potential coronavirus vaccine.
Of the 3,000 schools in New Jersey, state officials have documented just 11 outbreaks of in-school transmission of the coronavirus since classes started in September.
“We crafted this budget as we fought this pandemic together,” said Murphy at a signing ceremony in Trenton Sept. 29. “This is the ultimate walk-and-chew-gum moment, and we rose to meet it.”
New Jersey will receive nearly 2.6 million COVID-19 rapid tests officials say will “significantly” scale up New Jersey’s testing capabilities.
“All-in-all, I am proud of the budget that we have agreed upon,” said Murphy. “This budget lives up to our most-important objective: preparing our state for a stronger, fairer, more resilient future.”
Gov. Phil Murphy reached agreement with Democratic legislator leaders to finance a middle class tax cut by raising the rates on millionaires.
Gov, Phil Murphy signed into law a bill authorizing municipalities and counties in New Jersey to borrow funds to cover revenue shortfalls and expenditures caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Several food banks across the Garden State will receive federal funding to help them address a spike in those in need of help during the COVID-19 crisis, according to Gov. Phil Murphy.
Gov. Phil Murphy called out the State Senate, pushing them to move on a borrowing bill that has languished in the upper chamber for three months.
Three North Jersey lawmakers are calling upon homeowner associations to stop imposing fees during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic on those who are not members of the community.
State officials declared the expected hospital surge for patients with COVID-19 has begun in North Jersey. “It looks like the surge is beginning in the