PNS Daily Newscast - September 20, 2019 

A whistleblower complaint against President Trump sets off tug-of-war between Congress and the White House; and students around the world strike today to demand action on climate change.

2020Talks - September 20, 2019. (3 min.)  

Climate change is a big issue this election season, and global climate strikes kick off, while UAW labor strikes continue.

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Archive: July 21, 2011

PORTLAND, Ore. - Just as the Governor's Commission on Public Safety begins its probe into high corrections costs and their causes in Oregon, comes a new report that says one of the effects of Measure 11 has been to treat more young offenders as adults - with troubling consequences. Oregon voters pa ...Read More

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio's new budget is receiving a new analysis - from the perspective of the state's nearly 3 million children. "Children's Regional Briefings" have been scheduled around the state in the coming weeks to go over budget line items including education, health care and nutrition, says ...Read More

CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Utility bills will rise in Wyoming in just a few weeks, with the average household paying about $6 more a month to Rocky Mountain Power. It's less than half what the company wanted, but it comes on the heels of a rate hike less than a year ago. AARP Wyoming joined with other consu ...Read More

SEATTLE - U.S. House Democrats are having a public get-together on Saturday in Seattle, as part of a national tour by the Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC). South Seattle is the only stop in the state for the tour, but it might be enough to give the CPC representatives an earful while they're h ...Read More

PHOENIX - The nation's new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau officially opens its doors today amid significant continuing opposition by some in Congress. However, Diane Brown, director of Arizona PIRG (Public Interest Research Group), calls the new bureau a "police department to protect consumers ...Read More

INDIANAPOLIS - An undercover video in Ohio has led to a misunderstanding that has spread to Indiana, and likely will travel beyond in the coming days. Social workers in the region are stepping forward to set the record straight. The video, "Project Veritas," appears to show Ohio Medicaid employees ...Read More

HELENA, Mont. - The damage to wildlife because of the ExxonMobil oil spill in the Yellowstone River appears to be minimal. Only about 20 critters have been observed covered with oil. However, that count is misleading, according to wildlife biologist Doug Inkley with the National Wildlife Federation ...Read More

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Fifteen high schoolers and five college students from Connecticut have just returned from a national youth conference held in conjunction with Planned Parenthood Federation of America's 2011 Summit in the nation's capital. The 400 participants learned from each other and lobbied t ...Read More

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