The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – February 27, 2004

Embattled President Jen-Bertrand Aristide says the United States should defend Haitian democracy and lead a deployment of foreign police to thwart a coup underway in his country… The Bush Administration tells Aristide to step aside in favor of his constitutional successor and contemplates sending U.S. troops off the shore of Haiti The California Supreme Court … Continued


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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – February 25, 2004

President Bush rejects Haitian President Aristide’s appeal for immediate assistance to stave off a coup d’etat.. members of the Congressional Black Caucus demand and obtain a meeting with Bush on the Haiti crisis In an unprecedented raid, Israeli troops firing tear gas and rubber bullets storm 4 Palestinian banks and seize more than 8 million … Continued


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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – February 24, 2004

President Bush urges approval of a Constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage…social conservatives praise the President – opponents say Bush’s action is election year pandering to the Right Wing A pair of conservative republicans who helped organize last year’s gubernatorial election say they’ll try to remove California Attorney General Bill Lockyer from office for failing … Continued


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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – February 19, 2004

Democratic Presidential candidate John Edwards steps up his attacks on President Bush’s economic record, calling the loss of U.S. jobs overseas a moral issue and vowing to stop it if he’s elected to the Oval Office, meanwhile the AFL-CIO endorses Edward’s main rival Senator John Kerry Former Enron Chief Executive Jeffrey Skilling indicted on 35 … Continued