January 2, 2019: NJTV News with Mary Alice Williams

Day 12 of the partial government shutdown, and at the federal building in Paterson, Social Security is open, but the IRS is closed.

The shutdown showdown looms over a new Congress. We’re in DC as lawmakers head to Washington, preparing to take the oath of office. But what does it mean for the incoming class?

Plus, we’re smack in the middle of flu season. What doctors say you need now to stay healthy.

And, we’ll take you inside the lab that incubated genius and transformed the stuff of science fiction into fact.