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BAD COVID-19 NEWS FOR NJ: TRANSMISSION RATE IS NOW AT ONE

The coronavirus news in New Jersey Thursday is not good at all.  Governor Murphy announced that the transmission rate is now one, meaning that for every person with the virus, they are infecting at least one other person.  Murphy says that’s a grim number that needs to drop below one.  32 new deaths were reported …

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TWO THIRDS OF NEW JERSEYANS LOOK FAVORABLY UPON GOVERNOR MURPHY

67 percent of New Jersey residents have given Governor Murphy a thumbs up on his job approval.  A new poll released by Farleigh Dickinson University shows only one out of every four residents disapprove of his job performance.  Murphy has been at the helm of the pandemic that has killed over 15,000 people in the …

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27 NEW DEATHS FROM CORONAVIRUS IN THE GARDEN STATE

There are 27 additional coronavirus deaths in the Garden State.  New figures released Wednesday afternoon show a total of 13,660 deaths from the virus in New Jersey.  There were slightly under 400 new cases reported, and 923 hospitalizations. The post ...

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MURPHY: TIME TO LEGALIZE WEED AND GET A BUZZ OFF THE REVENUE

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy says now is the time for the state to legalize marijuana, and take advantage of the revenue.  Murphy told a broadcast show that legalizing pot is “incredibly smart”, and New Jersey is not inventing pot, it already exists.  The State may borrow up to $10 billion just to pay its …

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NEW JERSEY ADDS 28 NEW DEATHS TO COVID-19 COUNT

New Jersey has added 28 new deaths to the Covid-19 death totals.  The state announced the new deaths, along with 423 new positive cases of the virus.  The total number of confirmed deaths exceeds 13,600. The post NEW JERSEY ADDS 28 NEW DEATHS TO COVID-...

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ASSEMBLYMAN SIMONSEN CALLS FOR OPENING OF BOAT RAMPS

New Jersey Assemblyman Erik Simonsen is calling for the opening of 40 boat ramps and other facilities at the state’s wildlife management areas.  Simonsen issued a press release calling for the state to open these boat ramps, saying recreational and commercial fishermen will both be impacted by their closure.  That closure is expected to continue …

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DELAWARE REMOVED FROM QUARANTINE STATES IN NEW JERSEY

Delaware has been removed from the list of states from which visitors must quarantine once they arrive in New Jersey.  However, states have been added including Ohio, Wisconsin, and Minnesota.  New Jersey admits it does not have an enforcement mechanis...

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