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PNS Daily Newscast - November 12, 2019 


Former President Carter in the hospital; bracing for an arctic blast; politics show up for Veterans Day; trade and politics impact Wisconsin farmers; and a clever dog learns to talk some.

2020Talks - November 12, 2019 


65 years ago today, the federal government shut down Ellis Island, and the Supreme Court hears landmark case DACA; plus, former MA Gov. Deval Patrick might enter the Democratic primary race.

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Public News Service - NH: Civic Engagement

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

Concord, NH - It's consistently called the most critical issue in the 2008 election, but many groups are still working overtime to make sure the pursuit of peace, in Iraq and elsewhere, isn't lost in the shuffle of the housing meltdown and "wedge issues" like immigration and abortion. At New Hampshi

Concord, NH – There's a sea of green ink at the Statehouse today. More than 20,000 citizens from the Granite State have put their names on the line to call for two percent cuts in carbon emissions each year through 2050. The New Hampshire Sierra Club has been collecting the signatures across t

Keene, NH – New Hampshire drivers should be on the lookout for a hog on the road this weekend. It's not a Black Friday shopper who ate too much turkey, it's the Priorities New Hampshire "Pigmobile," and it's visiting malls and campaign events with a message aimed at federal spending priorities

Manchester, NH – A report being released in Manchester today says fewer than 40 percent of the Presidential candidates have the courage to answer tough questions about the issues. Anne Miller of New Hampshire Peace Action says others seem to be targeting their answers to narrow groups of vote

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