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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.

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Archive: June 4, 2008

Washington, DC – This week, it appears Congress is finally ready to make a change and face up to climate change. The Senate debate on the "Climate Security Act" (S-2191), which began on Monday, marks the first time federal lawmakers have considered such a far-reaching bill as part of the natio ...Read More

Pittsburgh, PA – More than a half-million jobs in Pennsylvania could see growth or higher pay if the economy gets "greener," according to a new report from the Blue Green Alliance, a national strategic coalition of conservation and labor groups led by the Sierra Club and the United Steelworker ...Read More

Portland, OR – Some people remember Oregon summers when kids spent all day playing outside – but in many areas, those days are gone. A new report from the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) confirms what anyone with kids or grandkids already suspected: Today's youngsters spend only half ...Read More

Las Vegas, NV – Health care is a key issue for Nevada voters this election year - and perhaps an even bigger concern for Nevada's fastest growing population: Latinos. Across the country, more than 40 percent of Latino/Hispanic adults have no health insurance, according to AARP research. The Si ...Read More

St. Paul, MN – A decision is expected Thursday about whether a coal-fired power plant on the drawing board in South Dakota will be able to transmit some of its energy output into Minnesota. Backers of the Big Stone Two power plant want to build it near the town of Milbank, in northeastern Sout ...Read More

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