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Day of action focuses on CT undocumented's healthcare needs; 7 jurors seated in first Trump criminal trial; ND looks to ease 'upskill' obstacles for former college students; Black Maternal Health Week ends, health disparities persist.

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Seven jury members were seated in Trump's hush money case. House Speaker Johnson could lose his job over Ukraine aid. And the SCOTUS heard oral arguments in a case that could undo charges for January 6th rioters.

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Fears grow that low-income folks living in USDA housing could be forced out, North Carolina's small and Black-owned farms are helped by new wind and solar revenues, and small towns are eligible for grants to boost civic participation..

Katherine Davis-Young

Katherine Davis-Young is a multimedia journalist based in Phoenix, Arizona. She has produced work for New England Public Radio, NPR, Southern California Public Radio, Reuters, Atlas Obscura, Religion News Service, Phoenix New Times, LA Weekly, and others, in addition to Public News Service. Davis-Young graduated from the USC Annenberg School of Journalism with an M.A. in Journalism. At USC she was the recipient of the competitive Annenberg Fellowship, the Hal Fishman Memorial Scholarship for journalism students from the Radio and Television News Association of Southern California, and the regional Mark of Excellence Award for radio news reporting from the Society of Professional Journalists.


Languages Spoken: Spanish, Hindi

Topic Expertise: Environment, social justice, arts

Local Expertise: Arizona, Nevada

Location: Phoenix, AZ

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Report: Medicaid Expansion Could Save Hundreds of Utah Lives

SALT LAKE CITY - Utah voters will decide next week whether to expand Medicaid access to more low-income people in the state. A new report …

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Report: Koch-Funded Center at USU Lacks Oversight

LOGAN, Utah – A new research center at Utah State University continues to draw criticism over its connection to the politically influential …

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Arizona Poverty Rate Remains Among Nation's Highest

PHOENIX – Poverty in Arizona has declined slightly, but the rate of residents living in poverty in the state is still among the highest …

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Health Care, Pre-Existing Conditions Very Important to Voters

PHOENIX – As midterm elections approach, health care is proving to be a major issue on the minds of voters in Arizona and around the country…

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In NV Politics, Public Lands Underscore Everything

CARSON CITY, Nev. - More than 80 percent of land in Nevada is federally owned, the greatest portion of any state. So, Nevada candidates in the …

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Election Day: More Polling Places on Nevada Tribal Lands

RENO, Nev. – During the 2016 election, two Nevada Native American tribes – the Pyramid Lake Paiute and the Walker River Paiute – …

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Groups Sue Over Texas Border Wall Plans

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – A coalition is suing the Trump administration over this month's decision to waive environmental and other laws to move …

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Nevada's Poorest People Pay State's Highest Taxes, Study Shows

CARSON CITY, Nev. – Nationwide, low-income people pay much higher rates of taxes than high earners, and Nevada's taxes are among the most …

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Events Promote Health Care for Utah's Latino Communities

SALT LAKE CITY - Cities in Utah and nationwide this month are promoting health care in Latin American communities. The American health-care …

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El uso de datos para mejorar la vida de los niños de Arizona

PHOENIX – Este mes se despliega la herramienta “MapLIT” del portal “Read On Arizona”, Leer en Arizona. La …

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