For April 15, the state reported 3,411 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and 47 confirmed deaths, bringing those respective cumulative totals to 967,299 and 25,053.
“I support the American Jobs plan with a big line in the sand with (it must reinstate) the state and local tax (SALT) deduction,” stated Gottheimer.
“I haven’t heard so much Monday morning quarterbacking since Howard Cosell retired….we make the decisions at the time we make them based on the best information we have,” said Murphy.
The $2 trillion infrastructure proposal is expected to move forward the Gateway project along with prioritizing fixing the state’s roads and bridges.
Reps. Mikie Sherrill and Albio Sires, along with Sens. Sens. Bob Menendez and Cory Booker are continuing their push to fully fund the Gateway project.
Gov. Phil Murphy signed into law a bill that now requires early voting hours in New Jersey this Fall.
GOP lawmakers heard testimony from residents frustrated by the inability of the state to process their claims as well as experts that offered areas where officials could modernize the agency.
The New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH) revised guidance to reduce the social distancing in classrooms mandated due to the coronavirus pandemic
Any plans to ease coronavirus restrictions in the Garden State are being delayed as new cases are no longer declining.
The pace at which New Jersey is reopening the economy came under scrutiny and criticism by state GOP lawmakers and business leaders.
GOP lawmakers and business owners believe Gov. Phil Murphy continues to move too slowly to reopen New Jersey’s economy after shutdowns imposed a year ago at the start of the pandemic.
Gov. Phil Murphy announced the state income tax filing due date will be extended to May 17 from April 15.
Gov. Murphy keeps saying he and state officials are too busy to cooperate with state lawmakers. The time has come for the Governor and Democratic leaders enabling him to end this charade and schedule hearings.
State Sen. Kristin Corrado said Gov. Phil Murphy’s decision to expand indoor capacity for some businesses was a step in the right direction, but more was needed