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PNS Daily Newscast - November 14, 2019 


New evidence arises from the first impeachment hearing; one in four federal student loan borrowers defaults early on; and growing proof that vaping isn't the healthy alternative it was thought to be.

2020Talks - November 14, 2019 


It's World Diabetes Day, and health care, including the high cost of insulin and other drugs, is a top issue for many voters. Plus, do early states like Iowa and New Hampshire have an outsized role in the nomination process?

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Public News Service - NM: Livable Wages/Working Families

Albuquerque - Energy advocates are fighting a loophole in a state law that could leave struggling families without heat this winter. The latest revisions to the state's winter shut-off rules would require families who are behind in their utility bills to work out a payment plan before the shut-off m

Albuquerque, NM - The good news this week is that New Mexico has improved its economic ranking, but the bad news is that this could be as good as it gets. The annual "State of Working New Mexico" report from New Mexico Voices for Children finds that personal income grew in the state over the last fi

Albuquerque, NM - The latest news on the nation's economy and job market has been gloomy, but at least one analysis predicts the gray skies could clear up as the nation moves toward renewable energy. The report, published by the Blue Green Alliance, predicts the creation of 800,000 "green collar" j

Albuquerque, NM - The average American household already has poured the equivalent of its $1,500 economic stimulus check into the fuel tank, according to a recent report from the Public Interest Research Group (PIRG). However, it says, there IS an alternative to paying high gas prices: Invest in pub

Albuquerque, NM - How to show educators how much they mean during this Teacher Appreciation Week? Sharon Morgan, president of National Education Association-New Mexico, has a few suggestions. A simple "Thank you!" can go a long way for a teacher who devotes countless hours--and often his or her ow

Albuquerque, NM - It's a bank account that quadruples savings, but there's a catch. Community Action New Mexico and Wells Fargo are teaming up to offer a limited number of "Individual Development Accounts" (IDAs) to low-wage workers who want to save for something big such as a home, college tuition

Albuquerque, NM - In case you haven't heard by now, many of us will be receiving checks from the Internal Revenue Service as part of Congress' economic stimulus package. But how do you know if yours is in the mail? Ona Porter with Community Action New Mexico says the answer is simple: most people w

Albuquerque -The recently-approved federal economic stimulus package is inadequate and could even have a negative impact on New Mexico, according to a new report. The Fiscal Policy Project of New Mexico Voices for Children says the state's government could lose $27 million in revenue because of the

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