Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday he’s mobilizing New Jersey’s National Guard to assist in the state’s effort to combat the spread of the coronavirus. Murphy said during a news conference in Trenton that the Guard will “assist in our efforts in anyway necessary.”
The governor made the announcement as he outlined a number of new restrictions that will severely reshape life in New Jersey for the foreseeable future in the effort to mitigate the outbreak.
New Jersey, New York, and Connecticut announced it is ordering all of their movie theaters, casinos, and gymsto close indefinitely at 8 p.m. Monday a… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: March 16th, 2020 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: New Jersey, News | Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, Governor Phil Murphy, New Jersey, NJ National Guard | Comments Off on N.J. to mobilize National Guard in coronavirus fight, Gov. Murphy says