New Jersey

November 29, 2017

CHRISTIE: OBAMA DID NOTHING TO FIGHT OPIOID EPIDEMIC

Governor Christie took shots at former President Barack Obama during an event at a drug treatment facility in Newark on Wednesday.  Christie told reporters that the epidemic did not start on the day President Trump began his four year term, and challen...
November 29, 2017

SOUTH JERSEY WOMAN CHARGED AFTER 81 CATS FOUND IN HER HOME

81 cats, in one home in South Jersey.  61 year old Brenda McCann of Franklin Township has been charged with animal cruelty after authorities found the felines roaming in her home.  Many of the cats have medical and hygiene issues. The post SOUTH JERSEY...
November 29, 2017

CHRISTIE PLEDGES TO CONTINUE OPIOID FIGHT AFTER HE LEAVES OFFICE

Governor Christie says he will continue to work to battle the opioid crisis in New Jersey even after he leaves office in two months.  Christie testified before a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Tuesday and said that he is willing to play any role that Congress and the administration requests after he leaves [...]

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November 29, 2017

OOPS! NEW JERSEY HAS TO RETURN $300 MILLION TO MEDICAID

A financial problem for the State of New Jersey.  A federal audit published this week shows New Jersey claimed just over $300 million in unallowable costs to Medicaid for special education services.  The New Jersey Department of Human Services said the...