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PNS Daily Newscast - November 14, 2019 


New evidence arises from the first impeachment hearing; one in four federal student loan borrowers defaults early on; and growing proof that vaping isn't the healthy alternative it was thought to be.

2020Talks - November 14, 2019 


It's World Diabetes Day, and health care, including the high cost of insulin and other drugs, is a top issue for many voters. Plus, do early states like Iowa and New Hampshire have an outsized role in the nomination process?

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Archive: January 14, 2010

SANTA FE, NM. - When New Mexico lawmakers return to Santa Fe next week, they face the same tough choices as many other states; more cuts to social services and education, or raising taxes and eliminating tax loopholes and exemptions. The Better Choices New Mexico alliance is giving lawmakers nine id ...Read More

PHOENIX - The payday loan industry's exemption from Arizona's 36-percent usury law will end, or sunset, June 30 unless state lawmakers act. The short-term lenders, who charge up to 460-percent in interest annually, argue they provide a necessary service. But, Arizona Sen. Debbie McCune-Davis, co-c ...Read More

SMOHOMISH, Wash. - The North Cascades region is getting a pre-summer boost to its tourism business this weekend, as the star of a new show on Public Television. North Cascades: People, Places and Stories is a video production spotlighting the sheer size and geographic diversity of the region, as wel ...Read More

ST. PAUL, Minn. - The clock is ticking as a final version of the federal health care reform bill is just weeks away. Thousands of Minnesotans put in their "two cents' worth" on the topic Wednesday, during a "call-in" day. The Senate's proposed 40 percent tax on health care plans, without regard to i ...Read More

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Many Minnesotans are waiting for news about loved ones in Haiti after an earthquake Tuesday that registered 7.0 on the Richter scale - the largest quake ever recorded in the Caribbean island nation. Several churches and aid organizations in Minnesota have strong ties to Haiti, and ...Read More

BOSTON - We have health care reform in the Bay State - now it's time to make it better. That's the message from the Massachusetts Campaign for Better Health Care, which kicks off today. The effort is statewide, and the mission is to move on to the next phase of health care reform - with the goals of ...Read More

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Pennsylvania's largest school employee union is promoting a multi-pronged approach to education in order to better serve students, teachers and taxpayers. In a new report, "20/20 Vision for the Future," the Pennsylvania State Education Association (PSEA) explores a number of areas ...Read More

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Death penalty opponents from around the country are holding their annual conference in Louisville starting today, and one issue likely to come up for discussion is at the center of a bill now before the Kentucky House. Susannah Sheffer, program staffer with the group Murder Vict ...Read More

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