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One Year After George Floyd’s Murder, New Jersey Institute for Social Justice and ACLU-NJ Release “To Record and Protect”

The New Jersey Institute for Social Justice and the ACLU-NJ have released “To Record and Protect,” calling for New Jersey’s attorney general to establish a First Amendment Policing Policy to reaffirm the rights of community members who record police encounters.

Focus NJ’s 2020 Economic Review Details Devastation of NJ Economy by COVID-19 Pandemic

A 2020 economic study by NJ Focus, a nonpartisan, nonprofit research foundation, found that the pandemic led New Jersey’s economy to record high unemployment rates and unemployment claims, as well as a historic contraction in the state’s Gross Domestic Product, followed by a quick rebound.

New Jersey First Lady Tammy Murphy Keynotes Latest NJ Spotlight News Virtual Roundtable Livestream Produced by SBN

TRENTON, NJ (SBN) — New Jersey First Lady Tammy Murphy presented keynote remarks on statewide initiatives to improve maternal health at the latest NJ Spotlight News virtual roundtable livestreamed by State Broadcast News. The panel discussion, “Maternal Health in New Jersey: Pursuing Equity Through Systemic Change,” drew more than 200 viewers of the one-hour, 15-minute live […]