New Jersey investigates Republican gala over Covid rule breaches

Restaurant closed down after photos posted online showed dozens of maskless partiers, including Florida congressman Matt Gaetz New Jersey's governor, Phil Murphy, has said authorities are investigating a New York Republican club for holding a political gala fundraiser that appeared to violate the state's coronavirus guidelines.Photos and video posted on Twitter showed dozens of maskless partiers at the New York Young Republican Club event on Thursday night in Jersey City.

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