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PNS Daily Newscast - June 20, 2019 


The Trump administration finalizes a coal-friendly emissions rule for power plants. Also on today's rundown: A new development in the debate over the 2020 Census citizenship question; and why "Juneteenth" is an encore celebration in Florida and other states.

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Archive: October 23, 2008

Jefferson City, MO – The hard economic times are forcing many Americans to cut costs and, for some Missouri families, the crunch to cut expenses includes abandoning their family pets. Pets are being put into shelters across the state at alarming rates, causing many facilities to fill up and fi ...Read More

Voters who are concerned about providing proper proof of eligibility at the polls received some good news Tuesday from the Florida Association of Supervisors of Elections. Local election supervisors can accept proof of voter eligibility, even on Election Day, according to a letter from an attorney f ...Read More

Ames, IA – Whether it's obesity, human rights abuses, or carbon dioxide emitted by agriculture, the "Real Food Challenge" was created to help fix problems with the nation's food system, using the power of college students. The Challenge is officially underway now on university campuses statew ...Read More

New York, NY - The "freeze" is on, for hundreds of millions of dollars worth of executive compensation for insurance giant AIG. Attorney General Andrew Cuomo says taxpayers must come first. New York is contributing more than $62 billion in tax dollars toward the Wall Street bailout plan, and Cuomo ...Read More

Olympia, WA – In less than two weeks, Oregon voters will decide how their future primary elections will be run. If they vote to pass Measure 65, the voters would no longer be required to declare a party affiliation in the primaries. Instead, the top two candidates in each race would go on to t ...Read More

Albuquerque, NM – It's a "vote" for voter privacy. The ACLU of New Mexico is asking the state Attorney General to investigate whether confidential voter registration forms were illegally accessed. A packet, distributed by the Republican Party to members of the news media last week, contained ...Read More

Phoenix AZ - Most Americans are not receiving the medical care and attention they need, according to a new study that indicates one-third have had trouble paying their medical bills in the past year. The result, says the Kaiser Family Foundation, is that many families are avoiding healthcare altoget ...Read More

Charleston, WV – Plans for two mountaintop removal mines in West Virginia will face scrutiny in court. Several public health and environmental groups have filed a lawsuit, alleging the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers overlooked environmental damage in approving the mines for Nicholas and Clay Cou ...Read More

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