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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.

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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 6, 2010

MADISON, Wis. - More nuclear power could be in Wisconsin's future, but it would take a change in the law and a decade of lead time to make it happen. The Obama administration supports more nuclear power, and the proposed Clean Energy Jobs Act in Wisconsin would remove the near-moratorium on building ...Read More

BOSTON - April is National Minority Health Month - and a check-up on health care in communities of color in Massachusetts shows that the high cost of health disparities is still being paid by the less fortunate. Gia Barboza, director of research and evaluation for the Dudley Street Neighborhood In ...Read More

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Those hoping to preserve quickly-vanishing wildlife habitat in Florida will be delivering a message at the State Capitol Wednesday, centering on the Forever Florida program, which is the largest land-buying program in the country. Defenders of Wildlife Florida Program Director ...Read More

HARTFORD, Conn. - The Environment Committee of the Connecticut General Assembly has approved a bill that would move beyond the state's success in addressing concerns about individual chemicals, such as bisphenol-A, which was banned last year from baby bottles and other plastic containers. The bill w ...Read More

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa - There are lots of schools in Iowa and lots of farms, and there is a lot to be gained for students and farmers when farm-to-school programs help fuel Iowa cafeteria lines. School food service directors across the state and nation are starting to take a more serious look at program ...Read More

PHOENIX - A proposed toughening of Arizona state laws targeting undocumented immigrants is drawing fire from a Phoenix steel plant owner. Sheridan Bailey says mandating that police stop and question someone's immigration status based only on "reasonable suspicion" sounds to him like a police state. ...Read More

LAS VEGAS - Business may be slow now, but a new study by the Sonoran Institute projects that Las Vegas could grow by another half million people before long... And it says a half dozen critical issues need to be addressed to deal with that growth. Looking back, the study says the valley was built on ...Read More

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