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PNS Daily Newscast - November 23, 2020 

The holiday forecast calls for fewer cars on the road for Thanksgiving; dealing with racial impact of cap and trade.

2020Talks - November 23, 2020 

Trump campaign is running out of legal options as more states certify. *2020Talks will not be released 11/26 & 11/27*

Archive: May 13, 2011

MADISON, Wis. - Gov. Scott Walker's proposed budget would eliminate the "Buy Local, Buy Wisconsin" program - one of many initiatives targeted because of state budget woes - but supporters say it's successful and should stay. The program provides grants to help connect Wisconsin farmers and producer ...Read More

CONCORD, N.H. - More than 40,000 people in New Hampshire rely on Medicaid for long-term health care, but a new report shows that the cuts and changes under consideration could be damaging. The state- and federally funded program provides health coverage for New Hampshire seniors and people with dis ...Read More

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Many Florida investors and property owners are frustrated with the Wall Street reforms signed into law last year because they do little to stop "too big to fail" - the problem of large banks being so dominant in the nation's economy that taxpayers must bail them out when they get ...Read More

NEW YORK - A fired Nassau County lawyer is charging that hundreds of New York children are being put at risk of abuse and neglect because of firings and hirings there. Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano has cut 400 jobs since taking office, and claims future cuts and a hiring freeze will save t ...Read More

LANSING, Mich. - Many politicians insist that constituents want lower taxes, but results from recent millage votes across Michigan paint a different picture. Michigan communities increasingly are adding millage proposals to local ballots. More local governments are asking voters to approve millages ...Read More

WOOLSTOCK, Iowa - More Iowa farmers are deciding to plant a winter cover crop so the soil doesn't lie "naked" during the cold months. Across the state, tractors are rolling as farmers put in crops during this brief planting season. For the first time, many of them are seeding into cover crop residu ...Read More

HARTFORD, Conn. - Connecticut would likely see more visits from presidential candidates if a bill heading to the state House floor makes it into law. Many Americans view the Electoral College as undemocratic, since its winner-take-all approach does not always represent actual votes cast by citizens ...Read More

ST. PAUL, Minn. - It's costing more and more to fill that grocery bag these days, but that doesn't mean a windfall for local farmers. More than 80 percent of the retail food dollar goes to people other than the growers and producers, says Doug Peterson, president of the Minnesota Farmers Union. "I ...Read More

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