The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – May 26, 2004

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Attorney General John Ashcroft warns of a possible Al Qaeda attack on the United States ..some democrats question the timing of the warning– saying it may be politically motivated.

Former Vice President Al Gore with a slashing critique of top Bush adminsitration officials whom he accuses of causing a catastrophe in Iraq …Gore says Defense Secretary Rumsfeld and others should resign…

The State Assembly votes an increase in .the minimum wage. . .

A vote by the Chicago City Council paves the way for a Walmart superstore…

Mea culpa from the New York Times on its coverage leading up to the war on Iraq — while a survey says the majority of sources on National Public Radio are Republicans and Conservatives.

The Agriculture Department drops new guidelines that would have weakened organic food standards