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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.

Daily Newscasts

Archive: March 5, 2008

Las Vegas, NV – There's a battle in Washington this week with nearly $300 billion of your tax dollars at stake. At issue is the national farm bill, and many worry that, no matter who wins, the Silver State won't be seeing much green. Michelle Perez, with the Environmental Working Group, expl ...Read More

Portland, OR - If you've visited a nursing home recently, it may seem like there are never enough hands to meet of all the residents' needs and requests. A Governor's Commission came to the same conclusion, and has recommended a higher staff-to-resident ratio, which goes into effect this week. The O ...Read More

Olympia, WA – It's a new twist on unionizing. Instead of workers negotiating with employers, childcare centers and their workers want collective bargaining rights with the state. A bill aiming to allow that is on the Senate floor this week. Washington pays a subsidy to help poor families get c ...Read More

Knoxville, TN – Bed sores, lost jobs and a risk to public safety -- a coalition of advocacy groups say that's been the result of cost-cutting at the Tennessee Department of Mental Retardation Services, and they're holding meetings this week, including one tonight, to hear from those impacted b ...Read More

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