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Law Talk

Saturday, April 25, 201504/25/2015

Law Talk – 4/25

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Show Date: April 25, 2015

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Friday, April 24, 201504/24/2015

Focus – 4/26

In Focus Podcasts

Show Date: April 26, 2015

Morning Newswatch

Friday, April 24, 201504/24/2015

Representative Tim Butler on marijuana bill

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Representative Tim Butler about the $26 million to help re-fund TAP, the Quit Line and others, and ‘decriminalizing’ marijuana bill.

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Friday, April 24, 201504/24/2015

The latest on the Lincoln Funeral Coalition

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Katie Spindell with the Lincoln Funeral Coalition on the latest on the reenactment.

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Friday, April 24, 201504/24/2015

Here’s why you’ll see all of those motorcycles in town on Sunday

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A.B.A.T.E. of Illinois is having its 25th Annual Safety & Awareness Rally and parade this Sunday. You will probably notice hundreds of motorcycles in town. Joey talks to Bobbi Ozanic about it.

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Thursday, April 23, 201504/23/2015

Governor Bruce Rauner on tourism and the Illinois Turnaround.

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner about the upcoming Lincoln Funeral commemoration events, the Illinois Turnaround, ‘fair share’ dues and more.

Weekend Newswatch

Thursday, April 23, 201504/23/2015

Baltimore police and the Iran nuclear deal

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Five of the six Baltimore police officers involved in the arrest of a man who died while in their custody have been interviews by officials, and the latest on the Iranian nuclear deal.

Wednesday, April 22, 201504/22/2015

Ward 1 Alderman Frank Edwards on the City Council meeting

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Springfield Ward 1 Alderman about last nights Springfield City Council meeting and CWLP.

Weekend Newswatch

Wednesday, April 22, 201504/22/2015

The Central Illinois Food Bank needs your help

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Krista Lisser with the Central Illinois Food Bank talks with Joey about wasy you can help the food bank through a WalMart program, and about how many people are ‘food insecure’ in Central Illinois.

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Wednesday, April 22, 201504/22/2015

Dave Dahl with Governor Bruce Rauner

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

WTAX reporter Dave Dahl sat down with Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner yesterday. Here is a portion of that interview.

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DeWitt Co. Settlement OK’d in Dispute to Put Toxic Waste Over Aquifer

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DeWitt county has approved a settlement with a landfill company.

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Kankakee Co. Sheriff Describes Security Lapses that led to Inmate Escape

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Sheriff Tim Bukowski says investigators found no inmate count had been done.

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House Approves Springfield High Speed Rail Oversight Act

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An attempt to make sure fair hiring practices are implemented on Springfield's high speed rail 10th street consolidation project is moving forward.

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Rauner Admin. Plans $106 Million in Medicaid Cuts

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Cuts to Medicaid will make up about one-third of the $300 million in spending reductions by Gov. Bruce Rauner's office

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Butler: Future of $26M in Social Service Funding Unknown

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State Representative Tim Butler says who knows if that $26 million Governor Bruce Rauner is holding from a number of state social service programs will be restored or not.

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Langfelder Announces Full Transition Team

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Mayor-Elect Jim Langfelder says he's put together a cross-section of people that will help him transition in to the top city job.