For April 7, the state reported 3,578 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and 45 confirmed deaths, bringing those respective cumulative totals to 937,979 and 24,749.
New Jersey recently administered its 1 millionth first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
The General Services Administration, formally designated President-elect Joe Biden as the apparent winner of the Presidential election.
Gov. Phil Murphy announced restaurants, racetracks and casinos will open their doors to patrons in time for the 4th of July holiday.
In his first extended remarks since protest across the nation over the death of George Floyd and the violence surrounding the marches, Gov. Phil Murphy said “systemic racism in real.”
A day of protests over the death of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer were held across the nation, including New Jersey.
New Jersey hospitals will receive $1.7 billion from the federal government as part of The CARES Act. Additionally, the state will be part of a regional supply chain for personal protective equipment and medical supplies in an effort to save money and effectively distribute gear needed now.