Public News Service - Social Issues

Salem, OR - Oregon lawmakers, labor leaders and others are hoping the U.S. Senate will follow Oregon's lead and pass the Employee Free Choice Act ...Read More
Vancouver, WA - In Washington, less than one-third of voters under age 30 cast ballots in the last major election compared to 59 percent of people ...Read More
Columbus, OH - The U.S. House recently passed a bill requiring states to do a better job sharing information for gun purchase background checks ...Read More
Washington, DC - Over 9 million American kids, including more than 28,000 in West Virginia, would get health coverage, under a plan being considered ...Read More
Salem, OR - Time should be on your side. House lawmakers are expected to vote on bill as early as today that would strengthen the state's so-called ...Read More
Keene, NH - Two retired military leaders will brief New Hampshire residents this week on what they feel are the correct ways to wind down the Iraq ...Read More
Madison, WI - Hundreds of teachers from around the state are headed to the state Capitol today, and their "lesson plan" includes talking with state ...Read More
Santa Paula, CA - There's no place like home, unless you're working for low wages in Ventura County, where a home is impossible to afford, even for ...Read More
Washington, D.C. - Hundreds of New Yorkers are headed to the nation's capitol today to tell Congress and the president not to give up on ...Read More
Denver - Malpractice insurance rates have gone up across the country, and Colorado doctors are no exception, but an increase in pay-outs isn't to ...Read More
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