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PNS Daily Newscast - November 15, 2019 


President Trump asks SCOTUS to block release of his tax returns; use of the death penalty is on the decline across the country; and a push to make nutrition part of the health-care debate.

2020Talks - November 15, 2019 


Former MA Gov. Deval Patrick is officially running for president, saying he can attract more Independents and moderate Republicans than other candidates.

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Archive: February 18, 2009

Washington D.C. – The latest estimate is that North Dakota's share of the recently-approved federal economic stimulus bill is 500 million dollars, but one of the hidden benefits will be the state's share in roughly 142 billion dollars set aside nationally for children's programs. Barb Tenges ...Read More

Harrisburg, PA - The National Republican Trust political action committee is taking aim at Pennsylvania's Arlen Specter for being one of the three GOP senators who supported the economic stimulus plan signed into law Tuesday. Calling the measure "bad for the state and the nation," the PAC says Spect ...Read More

Albany, NY — A first-of-its-kind lawsuit in New York claims there are undisclosed dangerous chemicals contained in everyday household cleaning products. The suit, filed Tuesday in the State Supreme Court, says chemicals in cleaners can cause everything from nerve damage to hormone disruption a ...Read More

Seminole Electric may have to clean up its plans for a coal power plant near Jacksonville, Florida. In what environmental groups are calling a major reversal of the Bush administration's policies, the new head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Lisa Jackson, says she will reconsider regulation ...Read More

Aberdeen, SD – There'll be plenty to talk about when farmers and ranchers come together this weekend in Aberdeen for the annual South Dakota Farmers Union Convention, and high on the list will be the soft economy and the effect it's having on rural South Dakota. President Doug Sombke of the ...Read More

Richmond - A study linking current unemployment with future poverty finds a dramatic increase in poverty rates as the recession deepens in Virginia. As unemployment worsens in the state, there will be a significant increase in the number of children living in poverty, according to the study, conduct ...Read More

Phoenix, AZ – President Barack Obama visits a Mesa high school this morning to unveil a 50-billion dollar plan to help struggling families avoid defaulting on their mortgages. Carol Stambaugh of the National Association of Social Workers says that even aside from the obvious financial hit fo ...Read More

Concord, NH – The balance between individual rights and the public good is being debated in Concord, where the "click it" vote is set for today in the New Hampshire House. The measure would require adults to buckle up in cars and trucks. It's a law that state legislators have rejected for year ...Read More

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