Category: Healthcare

Grewal sues Trump (again), this time over LGBTQ rule change

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey’s Attorney General Gurbir Grewal joined yet another lawsuit against the Trump Administration on Monday, this time challenging a controversial June 2020 rule change which eliminated legal protections concerning transgender and abortion created by the Obamacare law. Read More

N.J. pharmacist, Senate candidate: Hydroxychloroquine ‘should maintain fast-track status’

TRENTON, N.J. – Republican U.S. Senate candidatre and former United States Food and Drug Administraiton (FDA) official Dr. Rik Mehta, a pharmacist, believes hydroxychloroquine could be important in the fight against COVID-19. He felt strong enough about it to pen Read More

N.J. Senator: Murphy is causing ‘more sickness, deaths’ by not embracing Hydroxychloroquine

TRENTON, N.J. – In perhaps the strongest criticism yet coming from an elected officials, state Senator Joe Pennacchio (R-26) struck out at the Murphy Administration on Friday over its alleged failure to embrace Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ). “It’s difficult to understand the Read More

Ciattarelli upbraids Murphy for convening panel to decide which N.J. COVID-19 patients live, die

SOMERVILLE, N.J. – The Murphy Administration announced this week that it will convene a bioethics panel to help decide who lives (and who dies) in the event that COVID-19 strained New Jersey hospitals run low on respirators and personnel. “The Read More

So far, the N.J. death rate for COVID-19 positive residents is 1.2%

By Matt Rooney _ We’re beginning to get more (early) data concerning the toll COVID-19 is exacting on New Jersey. Governor Murphy & Co. finally coughed up some hospitalization info on Friday afternoon. We need more, of course (like beds Read More