POLITICS & GOVERNMENT

Budget negotiations halted, government shutdown likely

Mary Alice Williams and Michael Hill speak with Chief Political Correspondent Michael Aron, Senior Correspondent David Cruz, Democratic strategist Bill Pascrell III and Republican strategist Al Gaburo as the clock counts down to a government shutdown if a state budget is not passed by midnight tonight.

Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto refuses to discuss Gov. Christie’s Horizon bill that would reorganize the health company and use some of their reserves for state public health programs. Negotiations will continue throughout the night. Stay tuned for continued coverage.