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PNS Daily News - December 12, 2019 


A House Committee begins debate on articles of impeachment; Washington state is set to launch a paid family, medical leave program; advocates for refugees say disinformation clouds their case; and a new barrier to abortion in Kentucky.

2020Talks - December 12, 2019 


Today’s the deadline to qualify for this month’s debate, and entrepreneur Andrew Yang made it - the only non-white candidate who’ll be on stage. Plus, former Secretary Julián Castro questions the order of primary contests.

Archive: May 8, 2008

Denver, CO - Voters in Colorado will be spared an extra dose of election commercials this year, after ten competing initiatives were withdrawn from the ballot. The Colorado Trial Lawyers Association had filed nine of the ballot initiatives last month. The measures would have regulated earnings for s ...Read More

Boston, MA - It's a gift any mom would want for Mother's Day: the peace of mind that comes with knowing that her grown child has health insurance. A new survey shows 80 percent of mothers have concerns about whether their grown children have medical coverage. Starting with the new year, Christina L ...Read More

Falmouth, Mass. - Decorated book carts, music, and dancing librarians aren't the usual fare at libraries -- but the Massachusetts Library Association conference in Falmouth today will be the site of the state's first librarian book cart drill team competition. Four teams will compete for the best-ch ...Read More

Sioux Falls, SD - South Dakota residents are converging on Sioux Falls this week for the first in a series of three statewide events promoting long-term financial security and quality affordable health care. The events are part of a South Dakota AARP "Divided We Fail" blitz aiming to put bi-partisan ...Read More

Des Moines, IA - Iowa's farmers want to give fair trade a fair shake in their state. Saturday is "World Fair Trade Day," promoting a worldwide movement to provide farmers with a living wage while protecting the environment in developing countries. The event will also encourage consumers to make fair ...Read More

St. Paul, MN - Despite falling house prices, home ownership is still out of reach for too many Minnesotans. That's the bottom line of a just-released study by the Minnesota Housing Project. Executive Director Chip Halbach says while foreclosures and tight credit make headlines, the real story is a ...Read More

Albuquerque, NM - A great state deserves great streets, and Albuquerque is hoping to lead the way in New Mexico. The city will hold a hearing today on its "Great Streets" plan to give the Duke City's roadways a unique sense of place, with an emphasis on modes of transportation other than driving, su ...Read More

Albany, NY — New York's Republican-led Senate voted overwhelmingly in favor of a summer "Gas Tax Holiday" Wednesday, an action they say will save consumers up to 32 cents a gallon. Blair Horner with the New York Public Interest Research Group agrees that drivers could use a break on high gas ...Read More

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