August 1, 2017: NJTV News with Mary Alice Williams

August 1, 2017 | Full Episodes

Congress failed to repeal or replace Obamacare. Can a small group of problem solvers accomplish what all Washington couldn’t?

Has opioid addiction spread so far and fast it should be considered a national emergency? Gov. Christie says yes.

A new study shows gambling addiction is on the rise. Should that spur gambling casinos to adopt a new code of conduct for customers?

A building boom in Newark. The city’s renaissance is leaving some residents wondering if they’ll still belong in the old neighborhood.

An old fort becomes fertile ground for new companies. We visit entrepreneurs teaching a veteran congressman about startups.

And we’ll show you to a festival where the goal was to go up up and away in some beautiful balloons.