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PNS Daily News - December 6, 2019 


A Trump impeachment vote in the House could come before Christmas; students rally for climate action again today; and other-abled workers fuel a vertical farm in Wyoming.

2020Talks - December 6, 2019 


Impeachment is ramping up, and so is Iowa campaigning and Democratic endorsements. 2004 Democratic nominee John Kerry endorsed former VP Joe Biden, Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement endorsed Sen. Bernie Sanders, and VoteVets endorsed Mayor Pete Buttigieg.

Archive: April 18, 2007

On the heels of news that thousands more National Guard troops are headed for Iraq, a new report says the Guard is already stretched thin and, while none of the new deployments will come from Colorado, the state is already under-prepared for emergencies at home. General Melvyn Montano is a national ...Read More

The state's largest teacher organization is worried that South Dakota schools, already hard pressed for cash, will face an added financial burden when the No Child Left Behind law is reauthorized. Donna DeKraai with the South Dakota Education Association says the law has been a financial drag for ...Read More

If Congress were to allow Medicare to negotiate with drug companies for better prices, it would be worth $30 billion a year nationwide, according to a report by the Institute for America's Future. The pharmaceutical industry opposes the idea, but more grassroots and senior advocates are asking Cong ...Read More

A new study finds federal programs that teach "abstinence only" to reduce teen pregnancy don't work. An evaluation by Mathematica Policy Research (funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services), concludes young people are no more likely to delay sexual activity after participating in t ...Read More

Following the school shooting that killed 33 Virginia Tech students and teachers, New York educators are urging students and teachers to create more open and trusting relationships to help prevent school violence in the state. President of New York's teachers' union, Richard Iannuzzi, said a cultu ...Read More

Recent reports show global warming could mean less water and higher temperatures for Oregon, and that means Northwest salmon could be in hot water. Sportsmen from across the region are gathering tonight in Portland to call for new salmon recovery efforts to save their way of life, and the region's e ...Read More

Nearly 200 clergymen from the across the country-including three North Dakota ministers, were in Washington D.C. Tuesday, asking the state's congressional delegation to back federal legislation to end hate-motivated violence and workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation. The Rev. Ron Hil ...Read More

A bill to create a new "Wild Sky Wilderness Area" in Snohomish County passed in the U.S. House of Representatives Tuesday, but it's a hurdle that has taken five years to clear. The Senate had approved the bill three times, but it sat in committee in the House. Mike Town of the group Friends of the ...Read More

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