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PNS Daily Newscast - August 6, 2020 

Facebook removes a Trump post because of "deceptive" COVID19 claims; small businesses seek more pandemic relief.

2020Talks - August 6, 2020 

Iowa's governor has restored the right to vote for people with past felony convictions via executive order; and Tennessee has a primary election today.

Archive: July 31, 2007

Energy will be on the front burner in Congress this week. Stacey Kawakami with the Minnesota Sierra Club says two proposed laws could affect what Minnesotans pay for energy and could lead to jobs producing it. "One is the renewable electricity standard, which creates a growing market for clean, re ...Read More

A pair of bills currently before Congress aim to make sure Clean Water Act protections don't "run dry" in New Mexico. Recent Supreme Court decisions have watered down the language of the act, limiting federal protection to "navigable waters" only. State Environment Secretary Ron Curry testified bef ...Read More

North Dakota state employees may find "a little something extra" in their paychecks starting Wednesday. After years of trying, the state Public Employees Association this year succeeded in winning an "equity increase" from state lawmakers. PEA Executive Director Jodee Buhr says the money helps bri ...Read More

As lawmakers negotiate the final state budget, farmers and food lovers are watching closely. On the table is the "Buy Local, Buy Wisconsin" budget initiative to help Wisconsin farmers market their produce, dairy products, and meats to local grocery stores, school cafeterias, and area consumers. Mik ...Read More

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