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2020Talks – August 26, 2019. (3 min.) 


Introducing a M-F newscast tracking the 2020 Elections, starting with Iowa, First in the Nation. Tea Party Republican Joe Walsh enters the GOP race, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders explains what he means by Democratic Socialism and Washington governor Jay Inslee drops his bid for the democratic nomination.

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Archive: July 29, 2008

Denver, CO - Local town governments, thousands of citizens and several public interest groups are filing formal objections to a Bureau of Land Management (BLM) decision to allow drilling for natural gas on the Roan Plateau. At least five West Slope towns and 13,000 individuals are expected to file p ...Read More

Nashville, TN – Federal child tax credits could soon go to more Tennessee working families with kids. The Senate is set to vote this week on updating the Child Tax Credit. Right now, only families making more than $12,000 a year see any benefit. The House already has approved extending the cre ...Read More

Des Moines, IA – This spring's flooding will cost Iowa governments tens of millions of dollars. It's a major blow for many small towns with few resources. But Iowa State University associate professor of Community Planning Gary Taylor says they'll need more than money to rebuild. "It would be ...Read More

Des Moines, IA – The tube goes black in rural Iowa soon. Rural Iowans are more likely than urban folks to use antennas to bring in over-the-air TV signals, and many still have old analog television sets that will be obsolete on Feb. 17, 2009. That's the day broadcasters are required to make th ...Read More

Albany, NY — Angry parents from across the state told the Board of Regents Monday that local school boards are giving them the cold shoulder over planning for the next school year. Under state law, "Contracts for Excellence" are supposed to guarantee that parents have input into program choice ...Read More

Boise, ID – Idaho is a big spender when it comes to putting people with disabilities into institutional care. A report from the Institute on Community Integration finds Idaho spends almost $700 a day for each person in institutionalized care, while the national average is about $480 a day. K ...Read More

Boston, MA - A bill awaiting Senate action could have big benefits for more than 11,000 Massachusetts children living in foster care. The Senate Finance Committee is considering a bill meant to help them get adopted. Currently, many never find adoptive families, eventually "aging out" of the foster ...Read More

Bucks County, PA – Jobs! They're right here, right now, for Pennsylvania's clean-energy industries. Sierra Club is highlighting what the state's companies are doing on the renewable energy front, with a special focus on the kinds of jobs that have been created. Stephanie Odell, with the Sier ...Read More

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