Nov. 18, 2015: NJTV News with Mary Alice Williams

Obama calls out Governors for inciting fear of those seeking refuge here after Christie says he’ll close our borders to Syrian refugees. Caught in the verbal crossfire is a Syrian family. The parents in Syria, the student in New Jersey.

Mayors and Council members are solving problems, and ambitious politicians are lining up supporters. It’s the League of Municipalities’ annual conference, and what happens there isn’t supposed to stay there.

Redshirting in middle school. Some parents call holding pre-teens back a grade to give them better odds at high school sports concerned parenting, others call it cheating. We’ll tell you what lawmakers are calling it.