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PNS Daily Newscast - February 21, 2019 


Signs that the Mueller Trump/Russia probe could wrap up in the next week. Also on our Thursday rundown: A death penalty repeal likely to pass in New England. Plus, cancer survivors rally for tougher smoking laws in Tennessee.

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Public News Service - IA: Energy Policy

A new coal-fired power plant may be in the works for Iowa, and critics say it's not a welcome neighbor. Located near Waterloo, the proposed plant would be built by L.S. Power of New Jersey. Supporters of coal power plants say they're a cheap way to produce electricity, but critics point toward co

There is one opening on the three-person Iowa Utilities Board that new Governor Chet Culver must soon fill. His pick will speak volumes about what the future holds for Iowa's renewable energy efforts. During his campaign, Culver said his plan was to make Iowa "the renewable energy capitol of the

Fossil fuels are considered a leading cause of global warming, and that has some questioning why the U.S. government gives the oil industry billions of dollars in tax breaks. This week, Congress votes on rolling back those tax breaks and putting the money toward the development of clean, renewable

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