New Jersey has nearly reached half its goal of getting New Jersey residents fully vaccinated
For March 30, the state reported 3,174 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and 16 confirmed deaths, bringing those respective cumulative totals to 900,273 and 24,404.
For March 24, the state reported 3,227 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and 28 confirmed deaths, bringing those respective cumulative totals to 877,936 and 24,292.
Any plans to ease coronavirus restrictions in the Garden State are being delayed as new cases are no longer declining.
One bill would allow students to repeat the grade level which they were enrolled while another seeks to mandate training on remote teaching for new teachers.
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.
For March 17, the state reported 3,590 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and 38 confirmed deaths, bringing those respective cumulative totals to 888,876 and 24,045.
New Jersey passed the one million mark of residents being fully vaccinated against the coronavirus.
Rep. Josh Gottheimer joined local small business and restaurant owners outside of the Allendale Bar & Grill on March 12 to unveil federal dollars to be dispersed from the American Rescue Plan.
For March 11, the state reported 3,208 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and 46 confirmed deaths, bringing those respective cumulative totals to 826,632 and 23,814.
Gov. Phil Murphy defended his administration’s actions after GOP State Senate and Assembly members held a four hour hearing looking at the response New Jersey undertook in fighting the coronavirus pandemic at long-term care facilities.
Teachers and childcare providers COVID-19 vaccine eligibility was moved up by 10 days in New Jersey.
For March 8, the state reported 2,201 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and 20 confirmed deaths, bringing those respective cumulative totals to 814,916 and 23,524.
State officials recently warned that the increase of coronavirus variants in the Garden State is an issue they are monitoring.