Nancy Solomon

Senior Reporter, New Jersey Public Radio

Nancy Solomon appears in the following:

University Hospital in Newark Readies for Vaccine

Sunday, December 13, 2020

The state's only public hospital has created an assembly line to vaccinate 600 health care workers a day.


NJ's COVID-19 Testing Patchwork Isn't Meeting Soaring Demand

Thursday, December 10, 2020

Interviews with local and county health officials, as well as health experts point to one of the culprits: New Jersey’s decentralized system of testing.


New Jersey Coalition Kicks Off Campaign for Ballot Reform

Sunday, December 06, 2020

They say ballots are designed to give powerful insiders preference

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NY Republicans Hold Gala in Jersey, and the Governor Isn't Happy About it

Friday, December 04, 2020

Phil Murphy has salty words for a Florida congressman who attended.


NJ Redistricting Commission Comes Under Fire

Monday, November 23, 2020

The committee that can make or break the reelection of sitting legislators is being criticized for the control party bosses, with few women or people of color represented. 

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Malinowski Re-Election Makes For All-Democratic North Jersey

Thursday, November 19, 2020

The Democrat's win in a purple district means the region is likely to stay competitive.


Democrat Malinowski Hanging On by Slim Margin as Last Ballots Counted in New Jersey

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

The freshman Democrat had been declared a winner and then the provisional ballots were counted. 


Covid Surge in New Jersey Prompting Scientists to Sound the Alarm

Friday, November 13, 2020

With more than 3,000 new cases every day, the state is returning to levels last seen during the peak of the pandemic last spring.


What the Election Means for New York and New Jersey

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

WNYC’s politics reporter Brigid Bergin and New Jersey Public Radio’s Nancy Solomon join us to take your calls and answer how recent elections are impacting our communities.

What's Behind The Rise Of COVID-19 Cases In New Jersey

Thursday, November 05, 2020

New Jersey now has about twice the number of cases per capita as New York state. 


New Jersey Passes Strongest Plastics Ban in Country

Wednesday, November 04, 2020

The new law bans plastic carryout bags and polystyrene foam food containers, as well as paper bags at large grocery stores.

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Election Results in New York and New Jersey

Wednesday, November 04, 2020

We run through election results (so far) in our backyard. 

New Jersey Election Results: Democrats Hold Onto Congressional Seats

Wednesday, November 04, 2020

Incumbents hold onto congressional seats, legal marijuana passes. 


NYC and NJ Voters Turn Out In Record Numbers

Tuesday, November 03, 2020

Hear how voting has gone in New York and New Jersey as voters turn out in record numbers.


This Congressman Waited 9 Days for Election Results. Here's His Advice

Monday, November 02, 2020

Andy Kim won a nail-biter election in 2018. This week, the whole nation could be in the same boat.


"Down-Ballot" Races in NY and NJ

Monday, November 02, 2020

Errol Louis and Nancy Solomon preview the competitive Congressional and State races in our local area. 

Question on New Jersey Ballot Would Delay Redrawing of Political Map

Thursday, October 29, 2020

A ballot question could make redistricting more democratic, but opponents fear it will do the opposite.


New Jersey's COVID Surge And The Latest On Mail-In Voting

Monday, October 26, 2020

As New Yorkers wait in lengthy lines to cast their votes during early voting, New Jersey voters are mailing their ballots in. Nancy Solomon speaks about the high NJ turn out. 

New Yorkers Line Up To Cast Their Ballots On The First Day Of Early Voting

Saturday, October 24, 2020

New Yorkers show up at the crack of dawn with lawn chairs to cast their ballots.


Federal Judge Tosses Trump Campaign's Lawsuit Against NJ's Vote-By-Mail Election

Friday, October 23, 2020

The President's campaign took issue with New Jersey's plan to automatically mail a ballot to every registered voter.