Gov. Phil Murphy used the occasion on the state being approved for a new federal unemployment program to push yet again for federal aid.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will no longer provide emergency reimbursement for school systems and local governments for cloth masks used in schools and disinfection services for schools.
County and towns in Rep. Josh Gottheimer’s 5th Congressional District have received a total of $3 billion in federal investment from the bipartisan CARES Act.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded just over $1.2 million in Public Assistance (PA) grants to the Bergen County Office of Emergency Management (OEM) to aid in the county’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
While New Jersey’s COVID-19 curve has been flattening, North Jersey legislators are working to steer federal funding to help one of the hardest hit states in the country continue with recovery efforts.
Rep. Donald M. Payne, Jr., call for Federal Emergency Management Agency to continue its support for two COVID-19 testing sites in Bergen and Monmouth counties was heard.
New Jersey’s Congressional delegation secured $43.7 million in Federal Emergency Management Agency Public Assistance grants for the New Jersey State Police Office of Emergency Management.
Reps. Josh Gottheimer and Bill Pascrell, Jr., in conjunction with Sens. Bon Menendez and Cory Booker, were able to secure about $2.4 million in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) public assistance grants to the Bergen County Office of Emergency Management (OEM) to bolster response efforts in the face of the coronavirus pandemic.
Gov. Phil Murphy admonished Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) for floating the idea states would be better off going into bankruptcy as a result of a financial crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
New Jersey received a fourth shipment of protective medical gear from the federal government, which Gov. Phil Murphy said “in no way alleviates” the need
Two North Jersey politicians placed themselves in self quarantine on March 24 as the number of residents affected by COVID-19 continues to climb. Rep. Josh
New Jersey’s latest COVID-19 test results increased the state’s total by nearly a 1,000, reported Gov. Phil Murphy. “There’s clearly community spread going on,” Murphy
Over the span of two days, Rep. Mikie Sherrill spoke about the impact flooding is having on North Jersey communities and the country at large.
The House of Representatives passed a bipartisan bill sponsored by Rep. Donald M. Payne, Jr. requiring federal agencies to include the needs of children when