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PNS Daily Newscast - November 18, 2019 


President Trump invited to testify in person or in writing, says Pelosi; a battle over the worth of rooftop-solar electricity when it's sold back to the grid; the flu gets an early start; and the value of Texas family caregivers.

2020Talks - November 18, 2019 


Former Pres. Barack Obama cautioned Democrats to be more moderate, and incumbent Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards wins over Trump-backed Republican opponent.

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Archive: November 18, 2011

INDIANAPOLIS - Uncertainty looms over the future of federal funding for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) - which last year provided 165,000 low-income Hoosiers with about $355 for their winter heating bills. In the meantime, says Dave Menzer, chair of the Coalition to Keep Ind ...Read More

LOS ANGELES - Going to the dentist is becoming more difficult for low-income patients in California and across the nation. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services recently approved the reduction of a number of Medi-Cal benefits including dental care for adults. Howard Kahn, chief executive off ...Read More

LANSING, Mich. - Nearly 600,000 Michigan residents visit Community Health Centers each year, but the centers could be affected if Congress makes cuts to Medicaid. Doug Paterson, director of state policy for the Michigan Primary Care Association, says 41 percent of Michigan Community Health Center p ...Read More

BOSTON - The congressional "super-committee" faces its deadline for submitting recommendations to cut the federal deficit by at least $1.2 trillion, and groups advocating for open government are pressing committee members such as Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., to post their final recommendations online n ...Read More

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The congressional "super-committee" faces its deadline for submitting recommendations to cut the federal deficit by at least $1.2 trillion, and groups advocating for open government are pressing committee members such as Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, to post their final recommendations ...Read More

HARTFORD, Conn. - With Thanksgiving around the corner, scores of communities are banding together this weekend to make sure Foodshare can provide turkeys for Connecticut families in need. It's a tall order, with nearly 20,000 people asking for Foodshare's help and the cost of a meal up about 13 per ...Read More

RALEIGH, N.C. - It's been a back-and-forth fight this week for the state's groundbreaking Racial Justice Act. On Monday, the State Conference of District Attorneys asked the state Senate to repeal the law. On Thursday, North Carolina Advocates for Justice and the National Association for the Advan ...Read More

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Natural gas can be a major benefit to Pennsylvania's economy, but the environmental price tag that comes with drilling for it is the focus of a new report from the National Wildlife Federation. The group's Todd Keller, senior manager for public lands campaigns, says the report loo ...Read More

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