The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – February 16, 2017

 

President Donald Trump holds his first full-fledged press conference since his inauguration and blasts the media as “fake news”.  A “Day Without Immigrants” protest as immigrants boycott work and school. The battle over how to fund San Francisco’s defense of immigrants facing deportation plays out at a San Francisco supervisors committee hearing. The Senate narrowly approves a former tea party Republican Congressman as Budget Director and prepares for an all night debate on the nomination of Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency. Donald Trump nominates a new Labor Secretary the day after fast food CEO Andrew Puzder was forced to pull out.

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