Gov. Phil Murphy’s job approval rating nears 60% but falls short of a majority for those who say they will vote for him this November.
State officials recently warned that the increase of coronavirus variants in the Garden State is an issue they are monitoring.
During the month of March, New Jersey will twice expand the list for those eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine—headlined by teachers—despite the state continuing to face significant supply/demand imbalances.
For Feb. 26, the state reported 3,149 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and 46 confirmed deaths, bringing those respective cumulative totals to 782,833 and 23,192.
Gov. Phil Murphy is voluntarily quarantining after a family member tested positive for COVID-19.
The Garden State has administered over a million doses of the two COVID-19 vaccines approved for use in the U.S.
On Feb. 4, the state reported 2,503 new COVID-19 cases and 101 confirmed deaths, bringing those respective cumulative totals to 709,096 and 21,793.
Republicans in the State Senate renewed their calls for an investigation to examine the actions of the Murphy Administration in the Spring to the coronavirus pandemic.
On. Jan. 25, the state reported 3,694 new COVID-19 cases and 21 confirmed deaths, bringing those respective cumulative totals to 666,951 and 20,972.
Gov. Phil Murphy said the COVID-19 vaccine supply issues are a result of failures by the federal government according to the two makers of the vaccine.
On Jan. 21, the state reported 4,095 new COVID-19 cases and 98 confirmed deaths, bringing those respective cumulative totals to 646,189 and 20,760.
State officials reported 21 COVID-19 confirmed new deaths on Dec. 29, the highest single day total since May 1 .
For the time period between Dec. 24 through Dec. 27, New Jersey tallied 16,320 new COVID-19 cases and 170 confirmed deaths.
Among those President Donald Trump granted clemency to was Charles Kushner, convicted in 2005 on charges brought by the then-U.S. Attorney for New Jersey, Chris Christie.