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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: February 23, 2010

Madison, WI - Governor Jim Doyle's veto of a bill that would remove the state DNR secretary from the list of appointments the governor makes faces a critical Assembly test today. Comments from Ed Harvey, chairman of the Wisconsin Conservation Congress. MADISON, Wis. - It's not easy to override a go ...Read More

MINNEAPOLIS - The saying goes, 'You are what you eat,' and it represents what an advocacy group is diving into as they take a closer look at the "stew" of chemicals in products we consume every day. Dr. Patricia DeMarco, executive director of the Rachel Carson Homestead Association, says they want ...Read More

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Children's advocates say it's time to eliminate unnecessary steps and get eligible Ohio children on the fast track for crucial health and care services. An estimated 77,000 uninsured children in Ohio are eligible for Medicaid/CHIP coverage and many are already enrolled in other pub ...Read More

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - West Virginia U.S. Representative Shelly Moore Capito once referred to it as the "so-called stimulus package." However, in spite of having voted against the plan twice, Capito, a Republican, has publicly promoted $18 million worth of road construction and neighborhood revival, on ...Read More

ALBANY, N.Y. - The vote in the state Senate Monday was a slam dunk: 59 to zero in favor of a clean energy bill that will allow businesses across New York state to get credit for generating their own clean power. State Senator Brian Foley says the net metering bill will go a long way towards cleaning ...Read More

CARSON CITY, Nev. - Governor Jim Gibbons called lawmakers into special session today and proposed at least 40 ways to cut the state's budget in order to reduce an estimated $887 million deficit. However, he is getting sharp criticism and plenty of messages from those who say he is trying to balance ...Read More

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. - Over the past ten years, Connecticut has risen from mediocrity to star status on the issue of dental care for children. It's one of only six states to earn top ranking in a study released today by the Pew Center on the States. The study finds that nationally one child in five la ...Read More

CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Wyoming may be one of just a few states aggressively developing wind energy, but the new National Environmental Scorecard released today by the League of Conservation Voters ranks the state last when it comes congressional representation on energy and conservation issues. The orga ...Read More

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