The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – January 23, 2004

President Bush signs an omnibus spending bill into law, legislation attacked by critics as a give-away to special interests and full of pork – it also contains controversial measures increasing media ownership concentration, ending overtime protections, and gutting a gun control law More charges of election irregularities in San Francisco – the same non-profit accused … Continued


The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – January 22, 2004

Calls today for a wider investigation into alledged voter intimidation by the Gavin Newsome campaign during San Francisco’s mayoral run-off last month – several members of the Department of Public Works have charged they were coerced by their bosses into walking precincts for Newsome A crucial debate underway in New Hampshire between the remaining seven … Continued


The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – January 21, 2004

Fiscal conservatives critisize Bush for the burgeoning budget deficit, while liberals and progressives take on the President for his State of the Union address on the themes of Iraq, the Patriot Act, and gay marriage Governor Schwarzenegger’s rollback of the vehicle license fee is challenged in a petition to the State Supreme Court Treasurer Phil … Continued