PNS Daily Newscast - July 7, 2020 

The U.S. Supreme Court rules against rogue 2016 Electoral College voters; SBA pandemic aid goes to companies that don't pledge to save or create jobs.

2020Talks - July 7, 2020 

Biden's climate change task force is making some progress; a federal judge orders the Dakota Access Pipeline shut down; and today sees elections in NJ and DE.

Archive: April 20, 2010

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Rather than bracing for another budget blow this legislative session, housing advocates in Minnesota are being creative in their approach to funding solutions. As the housing market slowly rebounds, a new bill proposes to take the extra housing tax revenue resulting from the impr ...Read More

HARTFORD, Conn. - The severe recession of the last two years, with rising unemployment and rates of home foreclosures, finds more Connecticut residents using emergency food pantries in the suburbs and small towns than in the inner cities, according to the most recent data from the state's two food b ...Read More

PHOENIX - Arizona lawmakers have yet to act on restoring funding for KidsCare, the state's health insurance program for children of the working poor. Because of the new federal health care law, elimination of KidsCare could cost the state $7 billion for its AHCCCS indigent health plan. State House ...Read More

DES MOINES, Iowa - With Earth Day 2010 coming up this week, everything from tires to appliances can be found dumped illegally across Iowa, and the cost to taxpayers for the clean-up can run into the millions of dollars. Tom Hadden, executive director of Metro Waste Authority, says there is no excu ...Read More

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Survival chances are likely to be improving for South Dakotans who suffer heart attacks. The American Heart Association of South Dakota has received a three-year, $8.4 million grant for a program to improve the system of care for heart attack victims. Darrin Smith, Senior Dire ...Read More

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - North Carolina women are wearing red for the money. Working women across the country are encouraged to wear that color today for Equal Pay Day, which highlights the wage gap between men and women in the same positions with equal experience. North Carolina women earn about 72 cen ...Read More

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - As part of what supporters are calling the "Not in Our Name, Not on our Dime" campaign, Florida health care advocates will petition Attorney General Bill McCollum today to drop his federal lawsuit opposing the national health care reform law. The petition has nearly 7500 signatur ...Read More

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