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Coronavirus updates from coast to coast; and safety-net programs face deep cuts by Trump administration.

2020Talks - February 28, 2020 


Tomorrow are the South Carolina primaries, and former VP Joe Biden leads in the poll, followed by winner of the first three contests, Sen. Bernie Sanders and businessman Tom Steyer. Some Republican South Carolinians may vote for Sanders because they want closed primaries.

Archive: August 27, 2009

LANSING, Mich. - It's not just back to school time, it is also back to work time for Michigan's congressional delegation, after getting an earful on the hot topic of health care reform during the summer recess. Unfortunately, some of the information exchanged at the often raucous town hall meetings ...Read More

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - They began as roommates in a nursing home. Now, with the help of a program administered through the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, both women still live together, but independently - outside of an institutional setting. The move became possible when Marie Cuthbe ...Read More

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. - On Sept. 3, 1964, President Lyndon Johnson signed groundbreaking legislation that guaranteed future generations would be able to use and enjoy the nation's wilderness areas. Forty-five years later, more than 109 million acres have been designated and preserved under the Wilderne ...Read More

MEDFORD, Ore. - A coalition of Oregon small business owners says its members are unhappy with what they see as Sen. Ron Wyden's "on the fence" position about health care reform. Today Wyden is in Medford, where he will get the message from members of the Oregon Small Business Council that they canno ...Read More

BERKELEY, Calif. - Most people don't think twice when using a cell phone, but the death of Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-MA)from a brain tumor has drawn more attention to the possible risks. A new cell phone industry-funded study on the issue is soon to be released, but it's already being criticized as flawed ...Read More

PHOENIX - More than 500 local and national immigrant and civil rights organizations are demanding that the Obama administration end a controversial program allowing state and local police to enforce federal immigration laws. The groups have signed a letter to the President charging that the "287-g" ...Read More

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