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PNS Daily Newscast - June 2, 2020 


President Trump berates governors as 'weak' amid growing racial unrest; an interfaith group sees a link between protests and climate change.

2020Talks - June 2, 2020 


Eight states plus Washington DC have primaries today, even as cities determine how to move forward in the wake of massive protests nationwide; President Trump says he'll deploy active US troops to quell them.

Public News Service - WV: Budget Policy & Priorities

CHARLESTON, W. Va. - They'll be dying for health care today in front of Rep. Shelly Moore Capito's Charleston office. Health care activist Gary Zuckett, executive director of West Virginia Citizen Action, promises that The Grim Reaper will be there, as will people representing the four West Virginia

CHARLESTON, W. Va. - When lawmakers do their work, their primary focus should be on their constituents who can't even vote yet - children. That's the message of a national coalition, Step Up For Kids, coming today to the West Virginia State Capitol. Janet Scarcelli, the group's West Virginia chair

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - One of the few American industries actually growing right now is the manufacturing of wind, solar and other renewable-energy equipment. Observers expect solar cell production in Ohio to double or triple in the next few years, thanks in part to a state requirement for a portion of

Charleston, WV - The national health care debate continues for the next week, with events around West Virginia Saturday and Tuesday. Although media coverage of townhall events has focused on health care reform, as well as opponents from the Tea Party and similar groups, Larry Matheney, secretary tre

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - On Friday, the federal minimum wage increases by 70 cents, to $7.25 an hour. Rick Wilson, with the West Virginia Economic Justice Project of the American Friends Service Committee, says that rise is going to be especially vital in West Virginia, because more than one worker of ev

Charleston, WV – West Virginia’s prison overcrowding problem has grown to such a crisis, Gov. Joe Manchin is considering calling lawmakers back to Charleston for a special session. A new report released by the Governor’s Commission on Prison Overcrowding shows more than one thousan

Charleston, WV - A small convoy of buses, vans and personal cars will be headed to Washington this week, full of West Virginians who want Congress to reform the health care system. They're going to take part in a rally Thursday, expected to draw thousands from around the country. Perry Bryant, exe

Charleston WV – West Virginia's private health insurance market is dominated by a few large companies and an absence of competition, according to a new report from Healthcare For America Now. The report uses figures from an American Medical Association study, which says two firms wrote 54 perc

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