New 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...
November 28, 2017

REPORT: SOUTH JERSEY WOODS SEARCHED, MISSING PERSON’S CASE

The FBI is searching a section of wooded area in Ocean County this week in connection with a missing person’s case that dates back to the 1970s.  WPVI-TV reports that the search involves a case of two developmentally disabled boys who disappeared from a Burlington County school back in 1975.  A portion of the Forsythe [...]

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November 28, 2017

REPORT: MOM BOUGHT DRUGS TWICE SAME DAY DAUGHTER DIED IN CAR

A Salem County woman purchased drugs twice on the same day her two year old daughter was found dead in her car.  NJ.com reports that Deanna Joseph made two trips to Salem to purchase narcotics; that same day, her two year old daughter was found expired in her car seat.  Joseph has been indicted on [...]

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