PNS Daily Newscast - September 20, 2019 

A whistleblower complaint against President Trump sets off tug-of-war between Congress and the White House; and students around the world strike today to demand action on climate change.

2020Talks - September 20, 2019. (3 min.)  

Climate change is a big issue this election season, and global climate strikes kick off, while UAW labor strikes continue.

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Archive: November 3, 2008

Kansas City, MO- While the global financial meltdown poses a nightmare for government leaders and many families, it's also providing what psychologists call a "teachable moment." Experts say parents sometimes spend more time talking to kids about money, or the lack of it, when modeling good money m ...Read More

Lyons, NE - With credit hard to come by these days, it is increasingly difficult for entrepreneurs to start any new businesses - but there's good news for those wanting to get into agriculture. Traci Bruckner of The Center for Rural Affairs/em> says there are millions of dollars available through th ...Read More

Lyons, NE – Beginning farmers need expertise to get started in agriculture. To help, Congress set aside about $75 million in the 2008 Farm Bill for that purpose. Traci Bruckner, spokesperson for the Center for Rural Affairs, says the money is available through the "Beginning Farmer and Ranch ...Read More

Phoenix, AZ – As the economic downturn deepens, thousands of eligible Arizonans could be receiving help with their monthly food bills if they would only ask. Social service agencies are scrambling to spread the word as a new report from the Food Action and Research Center shows Maricopa County ...Read More

Nashville, TN - With just one day left before the election, advocates are advising people with disabilities to call their county election office to check on accessibility and to request assistance if they need it. Those with visual impairments should ask for an online sample ballot in an appropriate ...Read More

Chicago, IL - Voters over the age of 45 may hold the key to change in Washington. According to AARP, older Americans vote in greater proportion than any other age group in state legislative, congressional and presidential races. In fact, in the last presidential election, 90 percent of citizens 45 a ...Read More

Portland, OR – Oregon has some work to do to make state government more open and accessible to the public, according to a new report. The state has received a failing grade - 49 percent out of 100 - in the new rankings by the nonprofit Better Government Association (BGA). Oregon came in 32nd i ...Read More

Las Vegas, NV – They have been called the Silver State's Sleeping Giant: the more than 190,000 eligible registered Hispanic voters in Nevada. Politicians of every political stripe are working to win them over in the final hours before the Nov. 4 election. Nevada is ranked number seven in the ...Read More

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