This week Deborah Cornavaca, Deputy Chief of Staff, Office of the Governor, State of New Jersey joined us to give an update on the Governor’s response to COVID-19. Deborah spoke about the Governor’s proposed budget, which has significant cuts compared to the budget that was presented in March due to the economic crisis caused by COVID-19. She also spoke about the importance of addressing race and economic inequality in the budget through fair and progressive taxation. Deborah also spoke about the state’s schedule and plans for gradual reopening and steps the Governor has taken regarding health and safety in the workplace during the COVID-19 crisis and additional measures they are exploring. Deborah addressed concerns and challenges regarding enforcement of COVID-19 Executive Orders and school reopening. More than 76 people attened this webinar.