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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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Public News Service - NH: Civic Engagement

Concord, NH – Voting in New Hampshire might be more dangerous than most people realize. A study published in the "Journal of the American Medical Association" shows that people are 18% more likely to die in traffic accidents during polling hours on presidential election days, compared to other

Concord, NH – Threatening to challenge voters at the polls because their homes have been foreclosed on, automated telephone calls telling people their polling place has changed, and misinformation about who is eligible to vote -- these are examples of voter suppression tactics going on this el

Concord, NH – A new report traces a money trail leading directly from the New Hampshire mortgage meltdown to the current national financial crisis. State numbers show 15 percent of sub-prime mortgages are in foreclosure and 25 percent more are past due. According to the non-partisan public int

Concord, NH - New Hampshire towns from Acworth to Wolfboro will discuss a "Fair Tax" resolution at town meetings in the next several days. Groups including the League of Women Voters and the New Hampshire Council of Churches have formed a coalition urging voters to end the state's reliance on proper

Concord, NH - They're knee-deep in politics - and snow - in New Hampshire. Service Employees International Union (SEIU) members from across the country have volunteered to help their Granite State brothers and sisters push for healthcare reform in Tuesday's primary election. It's a national issue fo

Manchester, NH – The national nightmare of September 11, 2001 isn't over for many Ground Zero responders, and three New York City rescue workers came to New Hampshire on Saturday with the goal of meeting former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani at the Republican debate. The trio seeks his help with

Concord, NH - The New Year marks an end to New Hampshire's political "season in the sun." When the presidential candidates leave town next week, a lot of advocacy groups will shut down or go into hibernation after months of putting the issues in the primary spotlight. Steve Varnum with Priorities

Bedford, NH - New Hampshire is one of the fastest-aging states, and older adults in the state want to have a bigger say in the policies that affect them. So social workers and senior advocates have formed a new group, called EngAGING New Hampshire, to help. "EngAGING" organizer Barbara Salvatore of

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