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PNS Daily Newscast - January 19, 2018 


It will be up to the U.S. Senate today to take the next step, if a government shutdown is to be averted; also in focus on our Friday rundown, President Trump extends Religious-Refusal Protections to health providers; and, we will tell you about a 15 year old in North Carolina who just formed a Political Action Committee.

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Human Rights/Racial Justice

New York, NY - Racial tensions have the nation watching the town of Jena, Louisiana, where as many as one thousand New Yorkers have traveled to join ...Read More
Portland, OR – There was a strange twist yesterday after an elections complaint was filed with the Secretary of State about the group trying to ...Read More
Nashville, TN – The state's first execution in an electric chair since 1960 is set for early Wednesday morning. Daryl Holton was convicted ten ...Read More
Boise, ID – Idaho Senator Larry Craig (R) is in the headlines again today for his arrest and guilty plea in a lewd conduct case. Craig defended ...Read More
Hurricane Katrina hit two years ago this week and many of the more than 13,000 who came to Tennessee to flee the aftermath are feeling “forgotte ...Read More
Hurricane Katrina hit two years ago this week and it’s estimated that at least 300,000 people are still living elsewhere after fleeing the storm ...Read More
California’s health care reform plans are "colorful." A report released today by the "Having Our Say Coalition" shows the state needs to do some ...Read More
Iraq is on the agenda in Congress this week, with a variety of proposals to redeploy U.S. troops. A North Dakota lawmaker may hold a deciding vote ...Read More
Almost nine million Californians are heading into work today at jobs where they can't get health insurance - a number that's been rising as more busin ...Read More
Too many schools in California have the same school "colors," according to racial justice watchdogs dismayed by the new Supreme Court ruling on school ...Read More
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