July 20, 2019

    Report Shows Continuing Decline of Manufacturing Jobs

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – A new report documents the shift of manufacturing jobs away from Northeastern states as the manufacturing sector…
    July 20, 2019

    New Report Spotlights State-Level Divides on Abortion Policy

    ALLENTOWN, Pa. – A mid-year report from the Guttmacher Institute on abortion access in the United States puts the state-level…
    July 19, 2019

    Birth Workers Call for Expanded Coverage of Pregnant Women, Doulas

    [STORY UPDATED 7/09/19] RICHMOND, Va. – Virginia’s Medicaid agency has launched a new outreach program to help lower the maternal…
    July 18, 2019

    Mountain Valley Pipeline Protest Ends in Arrest

    SUMMERS CO., W.Va. – Protests against the Mountain Valley Pipeline continue this week, and Wednesday a man was arrested after…
    July 18, 2019

    VA National Park Sites Wait for Funding to Make Repairs

    WINCHESTER, Va. – The aging national parks are in need of repairs and maintenance, and a bill to fund that…
    July 17, 2019

    Tennesseans Losing Medicaid; State Hasn’t Bounced Back from Software Failure

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee is one of three states in the country with the sharpest drop in Medicaid enrollment between…
    July 16, 2019

    In Shelby County, a Push to Reduce Youth Solitary Confinement

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A juvenile detention center in Shelby County has reduced the use of solitary confinement among children in…
    July 14, 2019

    Eyes on NC State Court After SCOTUS Gerrymandering Decision

    RALEIGH, N.C. – The fight for fair congressional maps continues at the state level, despite the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent…
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