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PNS Daily Newscast - October 18, 2019 


Baltimore mourns Rep. Elijah Cummings, who 'Fought for All.' Also on our rundown: Rick Perry headed for door as Energy Secretary; and EPA holds its only hearing on rolling back methane regulations.

2020Talks - October 18, 2019 


While controversy swirls at the White House, Chicago teachers go on strike and Democratic primary contender retired Admiral Joe Sestak walks 105 miles across New Hampshire.

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Public News Service - CA: Livable Wages/Working Families

As California's economic troubles grow worse, tens of thousand of children are at risk of losing health coverage. For the first time in ten years, the state-run Healthy Families program for children is considering closing enrollment. The program provides medical, dental and vision care to more than

Sacramento, CA - California's working families are losing their economic "cushion." New numbers from the Census Bureau show that nearly 4.6 million Californians had incomes below the federal poverty line in 2007, showing more families are falling into poverty. Jean Ross with the California Budget

A cross-country road trip to highlight the challenges consumers face with America's healthcare system has arrived on the West Coast. The "Cover America Tour" rolls into the Bay Area today. It's sponsored by Consumers Union, perhaps best known as the publisher of "Consumer Reports" magazine. The tou

San Francisco, CA - Every American deserves quality, affordable health care. That's the message behind a new campaign for national health care reform that begins today in California, and around the nation. The coalition called "Health Care for America Now" includes more than eighty organizations tha

Sacramento, CA - Free help and free money. Those two things may motivate Californians to meet the April 15th tax deadline. This year's national economic stimulus plan means an extra tax rebate for many in the state, but there's also another way to get more money. It's the Earned Income Tax Credit, a

Los Angeles, CA - They say you know it's bad when firemen, police officers and teachers can't afford to live in the communities they serve. Today hundreds of residents and housing advocates will gather outside Los Angeles City Hall to address the city's shortage of affordable housing. The coalitio

Los Angeles, CA - "Use it or lose it" has never been more true for thousands of Californians who are failing to use a federal tax credit, and losing out on thousands of dollars as a result. The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) was created by Congress in 1975 to provide an incentive to work. Congressm

Eureka, CA – Turning the economy around on a dime - a few thousand dollars at a time. That's the aim of the national economic stimulus plan Congress is expected to finish up this week, meant to boost the economy by getting money into the hands of people most likely to spend it quickly and thus

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