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PNS Daily Newscast - June 17, 2019 


Trump once again floats the idea of being president beyond two terms. Also on the Monday rundown: A new national report ranks children's well-being, from coast to coast; and a Family Care Act gains support.

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Archive: February 27, 2008

Chicago, IL – Illinois needs to join the "kid nation," according to a report released today by the Children’s Defense Fund Action Council. It tracks how the state's Congressional delegation voted on children's topics over the past year, and Illinois ranks 21st among the 50 states. CDFAC ...Read More

Washington, DC – Just one member of the Oregon Congressional delegation made it onto the new Children’s Defense Fund Action Council's list of the "best lawmakers" on children's issues - but Representative David Wu nailed a perfect score on the Council scorecard. The non-partisan list ch ...Read More

Cheyenne, WY – Wyoming's message of "whoa!" on oil and gas drilling is being heard in Washington, D.C. today. A Senate committee is looking at the "Wyoming Range Legacy Act," which puts about one million acres of forest land off limits to oil and gas development. Outfitter Gary Amerine from ...Read More

Seattle, WA – School districts and after-school care providers are "ringing bells" in Washington today. They're worried there will be less federal money for after-school programs if Congress goes along with a $300 million cut being proposed by the Bush administration, which includes $4 million ...Read More

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