Monthly Archives: June 2021

Race to 70%

Updated Vaccination by Age Range for NJ:6/8 vs 6/14 At Least 1 DoseTotal Pop: 9.2m Total 1st Doses: 5.1m – 55% of total pop (Up from 54%) – Bloomberg reporting 62.6% 12-15 – 450k population – 102k dosed – 23% 1 … Continue reading

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What money?

From News 12: NJ has billions of extra revenue; Republicans accuse Murphy administration of keeping them in the dark After years of scrounging for funding at budget time, New Jersey lawmakers say that the state now has more money than … Continue reading

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Updated Vax Track

Updated Vaccination by Age Range for NJ:5/13 vs 6/8 At Least 1 DoseTotal Pop: 9.2m Total 1st Doses: 5m – 54% of total pop (Up from 49%) – Bloomberg reporting 61.5% 12-15 – 450k population – 100k dosed – 22% 1 … Continue reading

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Herd immunity out of reach?

From the Star Ledger: If almost 20% of N.J. adults don’t get vaccinated, will the state achieve herd immunity? In a Rutgers-Eagleton poll released Thursday, 17% of New Jersey adults said they will not get the COVID vaccine. Nearly half of all parents polled said … Continue reading

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Getting NJ back to work

From NJ1015: Most small businesses across NJ and the U.S. continue to struggle to fill job openings Nearly half of small business owners could not fill job openings last May, according to The National Federation of Independent Business’ monthly jobs report. That is … Continue reading

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Housing hit a wall?

From CNBC: Housing boom may be cooling as weekly mortgage demand drops again High prices and low supply are finally taking some of the heat out of the housing market. Even with interest rates falling slightly, mortgage application volume fell … Continue reading

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Next group up

From NJ101.5: NJ children are testing how well Pfizer’s COVID vaccine works One of the main reasons why Gov. Phil Murphy has ordered children to wear masks at summer camps and when school begins in the fall is because no … Continue reading

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