Gov. Phil Murphy announced more surgical restrictions to sports, outdoor gathering and long-term care facilities in an attempt to control the spread of the coronavirus.
Additionally, over 7,500 new infections and 37 new deaths were reported in New Jersey over the weekend.
More than 5,000 new coronavirus cases were reported in New Jersey over the weekend.
The full New Jersey assembly passed a bill designed to assess and approve personal protective equipment (PPE) and bolster two stockpiles of the life-saving medical equipment.
Gov. Phil Murphy revealed restrictions New Jerseyans faced earlier this year will be returning in the coming days.
State officials are investigating the caravan of President Donald Trump supporters that disrupted traffic on the Garden State Parkway.
U.S. Sen. Cory Booker has signed on to shepherd legislation focusing on long-term care facilities that is co-sponsored by Rep. John Gottheimer in the House.
“The second wave of coronavirus is no longer something off in the future,” said Murphy. “It’s coming in now.”
“I’m frustrated by the contact tracing piece,” said Murphy. “I still think this is a lot of parents trying to protect their kids.”
Gov. Phil Murphy signed an Executive Order allowing the resumption of contact practices and competitions in indoor settings for organized sports.
Democratic nominee Joe Biden leads President Donald Trump, 53% to 39%, among registered voters in the new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll.
Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal recently announced penalties have been levied against twelve businesses charged with price gouging or false advertising.
Gov. Phil Murphy signed into law four measures that lawmakers believe will improve long-term care facilities that were at the heart of the coronavirus pandemic.
All but one of the New Jersey House delegation wants the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to reverse a policy that will no longer provide emergency reimbursement for school systems