Senate President Steve Sweeney Answers Public Questions During Live “Chat Box with David Cruz” Session this Friday, May 15th at 6:30pm on YouTube

May 14, 2020- NJTV News Sr. Correspondent David Cruz will host a live remote one-on-one discussion with Senate President Steve Sweeney on the impact of COVID-19 on New Jersey businesses this Friday, May 15th at 6:30pm on the NJTV News YouTube channel.

The online discussion will incorporate questions from the public and get the Senator’s perspective on the fiscal impact of the pandemic on New Jersey, how to re-open businesses and recover the state’s economy, and more.

The public can submit questions using the hashtag #NJTVChatBox on Twitter and watch the full interview live here:

This YouTube interview is the latest in a series that Cruz has hosted for NJTV News this month. Watch Cruz’s previous Q&A sessions with Governor Phil Murphy, Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli and U.S. Senator Cory Booker now archived online.  These chats add to the comprehensive coverage that NJTV News and its affiliate NJ Spotlight have been providing to the state on the effects of COVID-19 on New Jersey.

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