We're now in the single digit count until election day 2019 and in Ocean County registered voters who won't be able to make it to the polls on Tuesday will be able to cast their ballots this weekend in person.
Tuesday's primaries were like the semi-finals of the NCAA tournament and with the results now in the books, Republicans and Democrats are heading back to the practice facility to gear up for the 'championship' against each other to be held in November.
A bill introduced by Congressman Chris Smith to provide emergency relief to Christians and other minorities being driven from their homes, persecuted or killed by ISIS in Iraq and Syria remains stalled in the U.S. Senate.
The Bi-Partisan Heroin Task Force in Washington D.C., co-chaired by Jersey Shore Congressman Tom MacArthur, have introduced the Alert Act which give pharmacists a new tool to protect patients from opioid overuse.
Ocean County Prosecutor Joe Coronato will be in Washington this afternoon to testify at the House Global Health Subcommittee hearing to discuss the effects of fentanyl on the opioid crisis here in Ocean County.