NJ Spotlight News

'We can’t keep mandating’ COVID-19 curbs, Persichilli says

Clip: 07/13/2022 | 8m 18s | Video has closed captioning.

There is a new coronavirus variant sweeping the state. New Jersey health commissioner Judy Persichilli told NJ Spotlight News that the omicron subvariant B.A.5 -- which now accounts for nearly two-thirds of the region’s cases -- is very effective at “evading immunity and invading the respiratory tract.” “Get to like your mask,” Persichilli said.

Aired: 07/13/22

Rating: NR

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