Four bills aimed at strengthening New Jersey’s long-term care facilities against future viral outbreaks have advanced in the state Assembly.
The House of Representatives recently passed the Safeguarding America’s First Responders Act (SAFR) of 2020, making public safety officers who contract COVID-19 in the line of duty eligible for benefits.
Another unfortunate marker was reached in New Jersey as the number of cases reached the tens of thousands on March 29. “We are now into
In a show of unity in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, the New Jersey Senate cleared a package of 27 bills designed to contend with the current situation and the months ahead.
A proposed bill to help Americans with medical costs related to the coronavirus was introduced by New Jersey’s two senators. Sens. Cory Booker and Bob
Taxpayers and educators will both benefit from new health benefits plans announced by Senate President Steve Sweeney and Marie Blistan, the President of the New
Gov. Phil Murphy declared a State of Emergency and a Public Health Emergency due to the coronavirus. The proclamation applies to all 21 counties in
A proposed law fining those prying on patients looking to enter treatment for opioid addiction recently passed the Assembly Health Committee. Under the bill, a
As the coronavirus continues to spread throughout the U.S., Rep. Bill Pascrell and Sens. Bob Menendez and Cory Booker are leaning on Trump Administration officials
Sen. Bob Menendez and Rep. Josh Gottheimer are working with local hospitals as the coronavirus begins to spread in the U.S. Both officials met separately with
North Jersey veterans will now be able to receive referrals for care at Bergen New Bridge Medical Center, following the hospital’s approval as a Veteran