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PNS Daily News - November 22, 2019 


President Trump signs a spending bill to avert a government shutdown; it's deadline day for cities to opt out of a federal opioid settlement; and a new report says unsafe toys still are in stores.

2020Talks - November 22, 2019 


Affordable housing legislation was introduced in Congress yesterday, following the first debate questions about housing. Plus, Israeli PM Bibi Netanyahu was indicted for fraud, bribery, and breach of trust, just days after the Trump administration’s policy greenlighting Israeli settlement of the West Bank. And finally, former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg continues his slow and steady potential entry into the race.

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Archive: March 5, 2007

Taking cuts just isn't fair. That's what the farm group Northern Plains Resource Council says about an out-of-state company's request to use two billion gallons of Montana water each year for coal bed methane production, and then sell or ship much of the leftover water to thirsty areas, some in oth ...Read More

Educators are on the edge of their seats waiting to see Governor's education reform package, and in the meantime, they give his budget a thumbs-up. The budget added 200 million more dollars into K through 12 education. Glen Koocher, director of the Massachusetts Association of School Committees, s ...Read More

As lawmakers go over the Governor's new budget with a fine-toothed comb, public health workers say they're feeling a little better after what they've seen so far. And they say you should be, too. Patrick had to work with a budget deficit of one billion dollars, but managed to keep funding for publ ...Read More

Are South Dakota schools ready to deal with health emergencies like asthma attacks, diabetic shock, and epileptic seizures? A statewide effort kicks off this month to help schools be prepared. Darcy Ellefson is a respiratory therapist with Sanford Health. More than 15,000 children are diagnosed ...Read More

Ninety percent of all colon cancers detected early are curable, but less than 40 percent are ever caught early. Karla Wysocki, health promotion director for the American Cancer Society in Iowa, says National Colon Cancer Awareness Month is a good time for Iowans to improve those numbers and to dis ...Read More

Minnesota lawmakers weigh in today on a major matter for workers and labor unions. A State Senate committee takes up a resolution in support of what's called the "Employee Free Choice Act." Rick Varco with the Minnesota Service Employees International Union says the federal plan, which passed the U ...Read More

As Governor Gibbons' Task Force prepares to study global warming, critics say his decision to stay out of a carbon emissions pact with five western states could end up raising your utility bill. The Governor is sticking with his plan for cleaner coal power, but there's a costly snag, according to N ...Read More

Paying $85 million for increased pollution and a few jobs doesn't make sense. That's the message from critics of a bill moving it's way through the New Mexico Senate. They say it's a bad idea to give a New York company millions in tax breaks to build the Desert Rock power plant, which would export ...Read More

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