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Today’s the deadline to qualify for this month’s debate, and entrepreneur Andrew Yang made it - the only non-white candidate who’ll be on stage. Plus, former Secretary Julián Castro questions the order of primary contests.

Archive: April 26, 2011

MADISON, Wis. - Governor Scott Walker's proposed budget caps funds to Family Care, a program started by his predecessor Tommy Thompson in the year 2000 to help allow seniors and people with disabilities to be able to live at home rather than in expensive institutions. Maureen Ryan, executive dire ...Read More

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Doug Inkley, a senior scientist with the National Wildlife Federation, is not a happy fellow these days, because the effects of the BP oil spill on wildlife along the Gulf Coast are his concern. He says the U.S. government is keeping under wraps vital data that he needs. "Unfort ...Read More

LIVERPOOL, N.Y. - Police chiefs in central New York are calling for quality pre-K programs and a rating system to separate the good ones from the not-so-good. At a child care center in the Syracuse suburb of Liverpool, the top cops of Syracuse and nearby Baldwinsville will read stories to kids and ...Read More

MONTROSE, Colo. - A new report is calling for a better balance between use and protection in the Colorado River Basin. The focus is on the dams along the Colorado and its tributaries, and their effects on the nine National Parks in that region. The National Park Conservation Association (NPCA) repor ...Read More

HARTFORD, Conn. - A new survey of Connecticut seniors supports a bill moving through the General Assembly that aims at reducing electricity rates in the state, which are the second-highest in the nation and a special burden for older people. John Erlingheuser, advocacy director for AARP Connecticu ...Read More

BOISE, Idaho - Yard decor with a message. That's the story behind the thousands of silver and blue pinwheels on display in Idaho for April's Child Abuse Prevention Month. Roger Sherman, executive director of Prevent Child Abuse Idaho at the Idaho Children's Trust Fund, says more than 11,000 pinwhee ...Read More

BEREA, Ky. - An economic policy think tank in Kentucky finds that a plan by Congressional Republicans to reduce federal Medicaid and Medicare spending would break a long-standing American promise of basic health security for society's most vulnerable. Jason Bailey, director of the Kentucky Center ...Read More

CARSON CITY, Nev. - This is "do-or-die" day for a number of bills before the state legislature in Carson City, which must pass today or be dead for this legislative session. They include a measure that is designed to get more local businesses to install rooftop renewable-energy devices. You may hav ...Read More

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