PNS Daily Newscast - January 22, 2018 

The funding stumble in Congress deepens the crisis for health centers; also on our nationwide rundown; we will let you know about concerns over possible "gifts" to payday lenders; and a new survey provides alarming numbers about young people and homelessness.

Daily Newscasts

Human Rights/Racial Justice

Phoenix, AZ - Republican legislative leaders are proposing to end domestic partner benefits for Arizona state employees as part of a $3-billion ...Read More
Portland, OR – Several thousand front-line workers and other Oregonians concerned about budget cuts affecting services, safety nets and ...Read More
New York, NY – The head of an Hispanic civil rights group on whose board Sonia Sotomayor sat for 12 years is defending the Supreme Court ...Read More
New York, NY - Congresswoman Nydia Velasquez of New York, the chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, is in the spotlight as New York activists ...Read More
Pittsburgh, PA - A person's religious beliefs may take a back seat when it comes to their opinion about torture. The Pew Forum on Religion and Public ...Read More
Albany, NY – Long Island's Shinnecock Indian Nation has reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of the Interior that puts it closer to ...Read More
Las Vegas, NV – Nevada’s debate over domestic partnership rights for gay people could be about to hit the state smack in the pocketbook ...Read More
Albany, NY - It could be a big first for the highest court in the land. Either Pam Karlan or Kathleen Sullivan, who are Stanford law professors who ...Read More
New York, NY — The long wait just ended for the parents of 1,000 children who need help paying for child care but had been left out in the cold ...Read More
Jefferson City, MO – While Missouri is contemplating a constitutional amendment to require a government-issued photo ID to vote, a new report ...Read More
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