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PNS Daily News - November 22, 2019 


President Trump signs a spending bill to avert a government shutdown; it's deadline day for cities to opt out of a federal opioid settlement; and a new report says unsafe toys still are in stores.

November 22, 2019 


Affordable housing legislation was introduced in Congress yesterday, following the first debate questions about housing. Plus, Israeli PM Bibi Netanyahu was indicted for fraud, bribery, and breach of trust, just days after the Trump administration’s policy greenlighting Israeli settlement of the West Bank. And finally, former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg continues his slow and steady potential entry into the race.

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Archive: February 7, 2011

DENVER - A bill making its rounds through the Legislature aims to extend federal civil rights protections to all Coloradans. The Job Protection and Civil Rights Enforcement Act would close a gap limiting legal recourse for some employees if they face discrimination on the job. Ellen Emmanuel knows ...Read More

MADISON, Wis. - This Thursday morning at 10, in front of the bust of "Fighting Bob" LaFollette in the state Capitol's first floor rotunda, the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign (WDC) will launch a "Citizen Vigil for the Greater Good" to keep an eye on the legislature and the governor. WDC executive di ...Read More

MANCHESTER, N.H. - Tax season has begun and whether you use an accountant or a computer program, or try to file your returns on your own, it can be an expensive and complicated process. But thanks to the AARP Foundation, people in New Hampshire with low or moderate incomes do not have to go it alone ...Read More

AUSTIN, Texas - Attorneys for Texas death-row inmate Timothy Adams are set to file clemency papers in the case today. Adams is scheduled to be executed on Feb. 22 for the shooting death of his 19-month-old son during a domestic dispute. The case triggered strong emotions because of the young age o ...Read More

ASHEVILLE, N.C. - Dipping temperatures are raising heating bills for all North Carolinians, and many seniors are feeling a heavy burden on their fixed incomes. Weatherization money from federal stimulus dollars is helping ease the cost by equipping seniors with more efficient ways to heat their ho ...Read More

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Attorneys are defending the constitutionality of the Racial Justice Act (RJA) in a Forsyth County superior court today. Prosecutors are challenging the law, which allows death row inmates to claim that race was a factor in their sentencing and, if it was, to have their sentence ...Read More

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Two million more children nationwide covered under Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). It's a victory many in Kentucky are celebrating on the two-year anniversary of the Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act. The federal program has allowed ...Read More

VANCOUVER, Wash. - Several hundred people lined up in three Washington cities this weekend at free clinics to learn more about becoming United States citizens. About 160,000 Washington residents are already in the nation legally and are eligible for citizenship. However, the naturalization program t ...Read More

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