New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy will certify the 2020 general election results today. That will clear the way for the state’s Presidential Electors to meet next Monday and put their support behind President-elect Joe Biden. Over 4.6 million people voted in November’s general election.
New Jersey is seeing improvement in its coronavirus rate of transmission. State officials announced that the rate has dropped to 1.05 percent on Monday. That means for every person with the virus, it is transmitted to slightly over one additional person. There were over 3,500 new cases of the virus statewide on Monday.
New Jersey’s new outdoor gathering limit drops to just 25 people as of today. There are a few exceptions built into the new regulation, including religious or political activities, and funerals. Outdoor dining does not fall under this new regulation. Indoor gatherings stay at ten people.
New Jersey has now surpassed 6,000 new cases of coronavirus in a single day. Sunday’s totals released by the State show 6,046 new cases of the virus, and 16 new confirmed deaths. There are now over 368,000 cumulative cases of the virus in New Jersey since the pandemic started. Governor Phil Murphy says “these numbers…
New Jersey now has over 300 coronavirus deaths during the month of December. State officials on Saturday confirmed 53 new deaths. There were 5,367 new cases of the virus reported Saturday. About one out of every nine people who are tested recently have the virus.
New Jersey has set the single-day record for new coronavirus cases in one day. State officials on Friday reported that 5,673 new cases of Covid-19 on Friday, along with 48 additional deaths. The number of hospitalizations is also increasing daily.
All 21 counties in the State of New Jersey are now in the orange, “high” category for coronavirus cases. State officials released the new map on Thursday, and it puts all of the counties in the state in the orange. A few southern counties had avoided the orange. Some school districts note if their county…
New Jersey reported 4,913 new cases of coronavirus on Thursday. State officials also are confirming 64 new deaths from the virus. There are over 3,200 people hospitalized, and that number continues to grow.
Over 4,000 new coronavirus cases are reported in New Jersey, along with 56 new deaths. Those numbers were released by Governor Murphy during his briefing Wednesday. Murphy also confirmed that the State is now discouraging all out of state travel and anyone arriving from another state to New Jersey should quarantine for two weeks. The…
New Jersey reported 90 new coronavirus deaths on Tuesday, the highest single day total since June. The state also reported 4,661 new coronavirus cases and announced that there are now over 3,000 residents who are hospitalized with the virus.