The question arose as New York and Pennsylvania recently placed greater restrictions on indoor dining in their states.
Hopatcong resident Maria Bell is charged by the U.S. Department of Justice’s (DOJ) Newark office with one count of knowingly concealing the provision of material support or resources to a designated foreign terrorist organization
The update continues the state’s policy originally developed with New York, who recently altered theirs for a more active approach in an attempt to contain the spread of COVID-19.
State officials are investigating the caravan of President Donald Trump supporters that disrupted traffic on the Garden State Parkway.
With many Garden State residents still working from home, New Jersey legislators are looking to change where they pay their income taxes.
The state has launched its health insurance marketplace, Get Covered New Jersey, despite questions if the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will survive a Supreme Court challenge.
Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr. questioned the launch of an federal investigation into COVID-19 deaths at long-term care facilities as being politically-motivated.
The State Senate and Assembly passed a bipartisan measure (that would allocate $30 million to the Economic Development Authority through the CARES Act to reimburse restaurants.
Gov. Phil Murphy joined his fellow governors in New York and Connecticut in announcing travel restrictions for those entering the tri-state region
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, and Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont announced a joint incoming travel advisory June 24 that all individuals traveling from states with significant community spread of COVID-19 quarantine for a 14-day period.
With the state rolling out its next steps to reopening the state, Gov. Phil Murphy was quick to remind residents there is still a lot of work to be done to defeat the coronavirus.
New Jersey hospitals will receive $1.7 billion from the federal government as part of The CARES Act. The money being distributed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is directed to the 395 hospitals hardest hit nationally by COVID-19. Of those, 53 in New Jersey qualified, the second-largest amount of funding awarded only behind New York.
Rep. Josh Gottheimer wants the next round of COVID-19 federal aid to focus on frontline workers in coordination with monies for states, counties, towns, and local communities.
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.