The Department of the Treasury reported that September revenue collections for the major taxes was down 4.4% from 2019 and down nearly 9% for the first quarter of the financial year.
Gottheimer believes the tax would force data processing centers out of the state, hundreds of jobs and cause a multi-million loss in local tax revenue.
Two of Murphy’s top aides, Deputy Chief of Staff Mike Delamater and senior adviser Dan Bryan, have tested positive for the coronavirus.
Murphy said he tested tested negative on Monday, but “will now, unfortunately, have to take myself off the field. “
Despite questions if the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will survive a Supreme Court challenge, the state has launched its health insurance marketplace, Get Covered New Jersey.
Gov. Phil Murphy called the daily COVID-19 infection numbers being over 1,000 for the third straight day “sobering.”