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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – March 2, 2005

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Talks aimed at forming a new government in Iraq hit a snag over Kurdish demands for control of oil rich Kirkuk …in southern Baghdad, doctors refuse to treat wounded troops after being abused by security forces. . . .

Vermont town hall meetings overwhelmingly approve resolutions voicing concern over the use of state national guard troops in Iraq — the vote may spark similar drives across the country. . .

California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger brings his campaign for a series of controversial initiatives to a Hayward blinds manufacturer… several hundred union members turnout to protest. . .

In Sacramento, a committee hearing gives a hostile reception to the
governor’s plan to restructure the pension system for state workers
the U.S. supreme court holds a hearing on the constitutionality of
displaying the ten commandments on public property…

Uruguay’s new president signs a food for fuel deal with Venezuela

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