Former Gov. Christie recommends analyzing data, putting large gatherings on hold in op-ed on coronavirus

Former Gov. Chris Christie laid out a plan on steps the U.S. should take before reopening in an op-ed that ran in the Washington Post.

News 12 Staff

Apr 26, 2020, 4:28 PM

Updated 1,457 days ago

Share:

Former Gov. Chris Christie laid out a plan on steps the U.S. should take before reopening in an op-ed that ran in the Washington Post.
He detailed five actions, including analyzing data county by county and only opening businesses and schools if the data supports it.
Christie also says that large gatherings should also be put on hold until a vaccine is created.
PHOTOS: COVID-19 impacts the world
undefined
 


More from News 12
0:53
WATCH: Body camera shows police rescuing dogs at Fairfield business complex

WATCH: Body camera shows police rescuing dogs at Fairfield business complex

1:13
Sunny today with highs in the 60s before rain arrives Wednesday in New Jersey

Sunny today with highs in the 60s before rain arrives Wednesday in New Jersey

0:18
Police: 1 person killed in South Brunswick crash involving car and motorcycle

Police: 1 person killed in South Brunswick crash involving car and motorcycle

0:20
Police: Burglar found in crawl space at Ocean Township diner

Police: Burglar found in crawl space at Ocean Township diner

0:25
Police: 1 person killed in car crash on Route 535 in South Brunswick

Police: 1 person killed in car crash on Route 535 in South Brunswick

1:52
Rahway police seek public’s help identifying suspects in attempted car thefts, burglaries

Rahway police seek public’s help identifying suspects in attempted car thefts, burglaries

0:29
Former Wildwood mayor indicted for 2nd time, accused of tax evasion

Former Wildwood mayor indicted for 2nd time, accused of tax evasion

2:53
News 12 and Red Bulls host Weather Education Day at Red Bull Arena

News 12 and Red Bulls host Weather Education Day at Red Bull Arena

1:29
Best of New Jersey: Enjoying sweet treats at Enjou Chocolat in Morristown

Best of New Jersey: Enjoying sweet treats at Enjou Chocolat in Morristown

0:27
Newark Liberty International Airport’s Terminal A named world’s best terminal by Skytrax

Newark Liberty International Airport’s Terminal A named world’s best terminal by Skytrax

0:31
Authorities ID 3 people killed in South Brunswick crash

Authorities ID 3 people killed in South Brunswick crash

0:55
Red Cross: 14 people from 3 families displaced by Newark fire

Red Cross: 14 people from 3 families displaced by Newark fire

0:26
USDA warns of ground beef that may be contaminated with E.coli

USDA warns of ground beef that may be contaminated with E.coli

0:48
9 steps to take if your ‘fur-ever’ friend goes missing

9 steps to take if your ‘fur-ever’ friend goes missing

1:38
Multiple agencies search for missing Island Heights woman

Multiple agencies search for missing Island Heights woman

1:50
Solar eclipse partially to blame for uptick in gas prices

Solar eclipse partially to blame for uptick in gas prices

1:09
Jersey Proud: Dionne Warwick, Kool & the Gang inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Jersey Proud: Dionne Warwick, Kool & the Gang inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

0:21
Bergen County Prosecutor's Office takes over Hackensack Police Department Internal Affairs Bureau

Bergen County Prosecutor's Office takes over Hackensack Police Department Internal Affairs Bureau

1:21
23-year-old spreads autism awareness as a disability inclusion advocate

23-year-old spreads autism awareness as a disability inclusion advocate

1:43
New Brunswick man arrested, accused of damaging Center for Islamic Life at Rutgers University

New Brunswick man arrested, accused of damaging Center for Islamic Life at Rutgers University