Power & Politics - Full Show for March 28

Rep. Josh Gottheimer and the mayor of Jersey City join the show for the latest on the coronavirus outbreak.

News 12 Staff

Mar 28, 2020, 1:27 PM

Updated 1,516 days ago

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As COVID-19 cases across the state accelerate by the hundreds and thousands each day, health care workers and those who support them are racing to gather life-saving supplies before an anticipated surge of patients overwhelms New Jersey's 71 hospitals.
And In Washington this week, Congress drafted a massive rescue package that would send $150 billion to hospitals and healthcare system, .part of a larger $2 trillion in spending and $4 trillion from the Federal Reserve to try and stop a shell-shocked economy from contracting further.
For more, Rep. Josh Gottheimer (D-5th District) joins the show.
Plus -- mayors across New Jersey, particularly in the state's largest cities, are taking aggressive measures against the spread of coronavirus. Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop discusses.
Watch Power & Politics Fridays at 9 p.m. plus Saturdays and Sundays at 11:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m. & 4:30 p.m. on News 12 New Jersey.


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