PNS Daily Newscast - March 20, 2018 

President Trump again calls for the death penalty for drug dealers and Granite State advocates say they oppose the get tough approach. Also on today’s rundown: a protest against the expansion of tar-sands oil refining in California; and in Seattle, a group demands a moratorium on youth jail construction.

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Columbus, OH – Ohio children's advocates say they're excited about a flurry of activity in Congress, with a number of proposals aimed at ...Read More
Los Angeles, CA - Too many Californians are avoiding the dentist, and that may be making them sick in other ways. But an effort is now underway to ...Read More
Harrisburg, PA – Crazy hats, endless rhymes and food that, at first glance, looks inedible. It's all part of celebrating "Read Across America" ...Read More
Los Angeles, CA - California's Congressional leaders are doing an "okay" job when it comes to protecting children. That's the conclusion of a new ...Read More
Chicago, IL – Illinois needs to join the "kid nation," according to a report released today by the Children’s Defense Fund Action Council ...Read More
Washington, DC – Just one member of the Oregon Congressional delegation made it onto the new Children’s Defense Fund Action Council's ...Read More
Seattle, WA – School districts and after-school care providers are "ringing bells" in Washington today. They're worried there will be less ...Read More
Rapid City, SD – A first-ever school-based health center is in the works for South Dakota. The center would meet both the education and health ...Read More
Charleston, WV – West Virginia comes in pretty low nationally for children's quality of life, ranking number 44 among the states. According to ...Read More
Charleston, WV – Children's advocates and faith groups say two proposals before state lawmakers this week could have a shocking impact -- ...Read More
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