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New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy talks about having tested positive for COVID on the latest edition of "Ask Governor Murphy"

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Ask Governor Murphy streams live March 31 at 7pm at wbgo.org

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy, who tested positive for COVID-19 this week, joined the latest edition of Ask Governor Murphy via Zoom.

The Governor addressed his health, his thoughts on schools segregation in New Jersey as a lawsuit has been filed to better integrate schools and a protest rally was held this week in Trenton to highlight the concerns.

Governor Murphy also spoke on many other topics including a proposed gas tax rebate, whether state workers should have a remote work option and what the state is doing about bringing down property taxes.

Ask Governor Murphy, hosted by Nancy Solomon, is a WBGO News production in collaboration with WNYC and WHYY. AGM's social media reporter is WBGO and WHYY statehouse reporter Tennyson Donyea. The hour-long show is produced by WBGO News Director Doug Doyle.

Doug Doyle has been News Director at WBGO since 1998 and has taken his department to new heights in coverage and recognition. Doug and his staff have received more than 200 awards from organizations like PRNDI, AP, New York Association of Black Journalists, Garden State Association of Black Journalists and the New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists.