PNS Daily Newscast - January 15, 2019 

Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, removed from all committee assignments in Congress. Also on the Tuesday rundown: Indiana among states working to fight food insecurity during the government shutdown; plus, nine years on, watchdogs still wait for reforms to Citizens United.

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ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota's Weatherization Assistance Program does more than help low-income families save energy and dollars. According to a ...Read More
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Overall, teen pregnancies in the United States are on the decline, but Tennessee still ranks among the top ten states for higher ...Read More
FRANKFORT, Ky.- Kentucky Supreme Court justices say the need for legal aid in civil matters like divorce, adoption and foreclosure in the state is ...Read More
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. - It's a win-win program with stunning success at keeping at-risk families in the Battle Creek area together. The Families First ...Read More
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, teen smoking rates in Tennessee are above 20 percent, but a study ...Read More
PHOENIX - Routine annual well-woman exams for 400,000 low-income Arizona women are no longer covered by the state's Medicaid program. It's the result ...Read More
NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Speaking at a conference in New Haven on Friday, the official in charge of early learning at the U.S. Department of Education says ...Read More
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Nearly 3 million Floridians are living in poverty, according to U.S. Census Bureau 2009 numbers. That's 1 in 7 people overall and ...Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio's new Percentage of Income Payment Plan is getting a makeover. Starting November 1, the program will be called "PIPP Plus" and ...Read More
OLYMPIA, Wash. - Washington Governor Chris Gregoire has delayed her annual minimum-wage announcement for the upcoming year until this week. The ...Read More
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