SENATOR BOOKER CALLS ON GOVERNOR TO RELEASE MORE INMATES DUE TO COVID-19

United States Senator Cory Booker is calling on Governor Phil Murphy to release more inmates from New Jersey prisons due to concerns about coronavirus.  NJ Advance Media has received a copy of a letter that Booker has penned that says New Jersey prisons have the highest Covid-19 death rate in the United States.  The letter …

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LOCAL LAWMAKERS WANT TO HELP FARMERS DURING COVID-19 CRISIS

Lawmakers from our 1st Legislative District want to help farmers throughout the Garden State during this Covid-19 crisis.  They have proposed a new bill that would require the state to spend $1 million with New Jersey farmers, with food purchased going to help the less fortunate.  They say the fallout to New Jersey farmers has …

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REPORT: NEW JERSEY NOT “REMOTELY PREPARED” TO PROTECT A SECOND WAVE OF COVID-19

New Jersey is not even “remotely prepared” to handle a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic.  NJ.com reports the opinion of Sharon Abramowitz, who is a global health consultant for UNICEF.  Ambramowitz says that is likely our state would be subject to a second wave of the virus if the state opens sooner than we …

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COUNTY SHIPS RECOVERY PLAN TO TRENTON FOR CONSIDERATION

Cape May County has shipped its business recovery plan and path to reopening to Governor Phil Murphy on Tuesday.  County freeholders supported the plan which involved numerous stakeholder involvement.  It includes various benchmarks to be considered for rentals, business openings, and other matters.  The recovery initiative also would permit the opening of all aspects of …

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