Gov. Murphy signs bill to protect employees who may have coronavirus

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Governor Phil Murphy is trying to protect jobs that could be threatened during the coronavirus crisis.

Murphy signed new legislation to ban employers from firing an employees who has or may have the virus.

He says if someone is sick, they should stay home and not fear retaliation from their boss.

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