KPFA.org Home
Support KPFA
The KPFA Evening News - February 6, 2004 at 6:00pm

The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays, for February 6, 2004 - 6:00pm

Click to Play:

Download this clip (mp3, 10.28 megabytes)
Play this clip in your Computer's media player
The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays - February 6, 2004

  • A Federal Court throws out death row inmate Kevin Cooper's challenge to lethal injection as cruel and unusual punishment - the Reverend Jesse Jackson meets with Cooper and asks Governor Schwarzenegger to delay the execution
  • An Alameda County Superior Court judge refuses to drop charges against 25 anti-war protestors arrested at the Port of Oakland last April
  • California Secretary of State Kevin Shelley announces new plans to safeguard voting results for the March 2nd primary - it's a response to concerns about electronic voting machines
  • President Bush turns aside Democratic objections and asserts sole authority to name members of a panel to investigate pre-war intelligence on Iraq - the co-chairs are a former conservative Republican judge and a former moderate Democratic senator
  • Ohio's Republican Governor signs into law one of the nation's most far reaching bans on gay marriage - and domestic partner benefits
  • An armed group opposed to Haiti's President Jean Bertrand Aristide stages a violent take over of the city of Gonaives

More from this show: About the Show | Archives of this Show | Playlists from this Show

Playlist for this Program:

Listen Live:

Listen Live
     (64K stereo mp3)

KPFA 94.1 FM (24k mp3)

KPFB 89.3 FM (16k mp3)

iPhone: Public Radio App

Android: TuneIn Radio App

WebOS: Public Radio App

Click Here For Help Listening

KPFA Video Channel