“I look at that Portobello restaurant and my jaw drops as oblivious everybody is not doing the right thing,” said Murphy.
Gov. Phil Murphy announced more surgical restrictions to sports, outdoor gathering and long-term care facilities.
Gov. Phil Murphy said a statewide shutdown to stop the spread of the coronavirus is still “on the table” but believes it can be avoided.
New Jersey’s Republican leadership called for a special legislative session that would be focused on protecting the state’s industries in the face of a second wave of COVID-19.
Gov. Phil Murphy put the onus on Republicans in the U.S. Senate to help small businesses hurting because of the coronavirus pandemic in New Jersey.
Coming off a recent White House coronavirus meeting, Gov. Phil Murphy believes the exclusion of President-elect Joe Biden’s team must come to an end.
State officials gave their most detailed look behind the reasons they placed restrictions on youth sports and indoor dining in the last week.
North Jersey GOP lawmakers questioned the decision to close restaurants at 10 p.m.
“We’re taking steps today to mitigate the current increasing rate of spread,” said Murphy at a press briefing Nov. 9. “The last thing I want to do is shut our economy back down. Thankfully, we’re not at that point.”
The number of COVID-19 hospitalizations passed over 1,000 for the first time since July in New Jersey.
“I’m frustrated by the contact tracing piece,” said Murphy. “I still think this is a lot of parents trying to protect their kids.”
State officials rolled out New Jersey’s COVID-19 vaccination plan when one becomes available.
Gov. Phil Murphy provided a more detailed timeline of the events leading up to two staffers testing positive for COVID-19.
Legislators panned the governor’s veto, calling it the latest blow to one of the hardest-hit industries by the pandemic.