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VP Pence backs Trump on getting kids back to school as U.S. coronavirus cases top 3 million; PA state lawmakers call for a "just" economic recovery.

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The Green Party nominating convention begins today. The Supreme Court makes its final rulings this week; today, the case is whether Trump's tax returns will be released.

Archive: February 27, 2009

Richmond - Virginia workers, faith leaders, and economic justice organizations joined forces this week to rally in support of the Employee Free Choice Act, a proposed federal law that would make it easier for workers to unionize. A report released this week finds that union workers in Virginia earn ...Read More

Morgantown, WV - A decision by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to treat carbon dioxide (C02) as a pollutant will have an enormous impact on West Virginia, according to environmental groups. The EPA reversed itself on regulating C02 after years of exempting the greenhouse gas, and will now ...Read More

Included in President Obama's newly released budget, approximately $634 billion would be invested over ten years for health care reform. An Institute of Medicine study says the crisis of the uninsured in Missouri is getting deeper and broader, where 729,000 are not covered. The study is published at ...Read More

Salem, OR – Saturday is Immigrant Action Day in Oregon, and there will be a somber tone to this year's event. This week in Bellingham, Washington, 28 people were arrested in a federal immigration raid. The handcuffs and ankle chains, and Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents in riot ...Read More

Olympia, WA - Parents and children’s advocates from around the state boarded buses before dawn today for a trip to Olympia. It’s Have a Heart for Kids Day at the legislature – an annual event bringing more than 400 people to the capitol to meet their state lawmakers and ask them to ...Read More

Nashville, TN – A group of Tennessee lawmakers is proposing changes to the state's death penalty system. The group on Thursday released results of a capital punishment study and also unveiled legislation proposed to improve the process of executing Tennessee's death row criminals. The recommen ...Read More

Nashville, TN – 120 Tennessee college students will join an estimated 10,000 young demonstrators from around the country this weekend in Washington, D.C. to demand new federal climate and energy legislation. The students are participating in Power Shift ’09, a gathering that will include ...Read More

Detroit, MI - Nearly 400 students from the University of Michigan and Wayne State University will be among nearly 10,000 young adults converging on Washington, D.C. this weekend calling for bold changes in federal energy policy. Power Shift '09 is a national youth summit being held today through Mon ...Read More

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