The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – August 30, 2004

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Former New York City Mayor Rudolf Giuliani and Arizona Senator John McCain are the headline speakers as the Republican National Convention gets underway in New York

Thousands of protestors take to the streets of New York to draw attention to
domestic issues ranging from immigrant rights to health care…

More bad news for Ralph Nader’s presidential campaign — he’s off the ballot
in Pennsylvania and Missouri. ..

Rebel Iraqi Shiite cleric Moqtada Al Sadr orders a nationwide ceasefire…

Hundreds of Alameda County health care workers stage a one day strike to protest 200 proposed layoffs which they contend will cripple county health facilities…

And in Richmond, public health advocates raise the alarm over clean up of a
toxic site they say could poison people downwind…

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