News updates from NJGOP

We hope everyone had a nice Memorial Day weekend.

Passing on some selected updates from the NJGOP for the week:

In case you missed it yesterday, on behalf of shuttered employers and some 1.1 million unemployed workers from around New Jersey, Chairman Doug Steinhardt and the NJGOP have joined forces with a group of small business owners and filed a lawsuit against Governor Phil Murphy and his Administration. Plaintiffs’ claims challenge the Governor for creating arbitrary and capricious classes of employers and employees and enacting and enforcing unconstitutional executive orders that deny millions of New Jerseyans equal protection under the law.

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Update from Senator Bucco

Hello everyone and wishing you an enjoyable Memorial Day weekend.  We thought a few excerpts from Senator Bucco’s newsletter would be helpful to share:

Senator Anthony Bucco (R-25)

As New Jersey continues under a state of emergency due to the coronavirus, please know that our district office remains available to serve constituents by phone and email. Included below are links to information that you may find helpful, along with important state and national news updates related to COVID-19.

Important State & Federal News:

  • Daily Briefing: Gov. Murphy will deliver a coronavirus briefing at 1 p.m. in Trenton. Click here to watch the livestream.
  • Senator Bucco & Morris Business Leaders Release Economic Reopening Recommendations: I worked with the Morris County Chamber of Commerce Task Force featuring business, health, and government leaders on its recommended reopening plan to save businesses and jobs, with safe, risk-based mitigation measures. I have shared our plan with legislative leaders and the governor.
  • Certain Outdoor Recreational Businesses & Community Gardens May Open Tomorrow: An executive order has been signed allowing certain outdoor activities at recreational businesses, including archery ranges, batting cages, golf driving ranges, horseback riding, shooting ranges, and tennis clubs as well as community gardens to open with required social distancing measures in place. The order takes effect on Friday, May 22 at 6:00 a.m.

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Important updates from Senator Bucco and NJGOP

Both Senator Bucco and the NJGOP provided important updates today on COVID and other issues, therefor we wanted to pass along:

From Senator Bucco:

As New Jersey continues under a state of emergency due to the coronavirus, please know that our district office remains available to serve constituents by phone and email. Included below are links to information that you may find helpful, along with important state and national news updates related to COVID-19.

Important State & Federal News:

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NJ Parks to reopen on Saturday!

Here is some information on the park openings, as well as great information on a food pantry collection site, from Assemblyman Jay Webber…

Dear Friends,

As many of you know, on the very day that Governor Murphy imposed executive order 118 closing all State and County parks and forests – April 7 – I was the first official in the State to call on the Governor to rescind that order.  I issued an open letter to the Governor and invited New Jerseyans to sign on to urge him to reverse course.  So many of you signed that petition, and I am thrilled to announce that the PARKS WILL REOPEN ON SATURDAY!

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