Podcasts: Focus Podcasts

Focus Podcasts


Focus – 2/7

Show Date: February 7, 2016


Focus — 1-31-16

WTAX’s “Focus” with Joey McLaughlin for 1-31-16.


Focus – 1/24

Show Date: January 24, 2016


Focus – 1/10

Show Date: January 10, 2015


Focus 1/3

Guests: Ward 1 Alderman Chuck Redpath, Ward 3 Alderman Doris Turner, IL Secretary of State’s Dave Drucker, SportsCare’s Joshua Grant,…


Focus 12/27

Guests: Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder, Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Chris Hemsbrough, Amanda Otwell from Texas Roadhouse,…


Focus – 12/20

Show Date: December 20, 2015


Focus – 12/13

Guests:  Illinois State Senators Andy Manar and Sam McCann, Fritz Pfister on helping the Salvation Army, and Deb Bonner with…


Focus – 12/7

Guests:  U.S. Congressman Rodney Davis, St. John’s  Hospital CEO Chuck Lucore, Trish Fehr Logsdon from Memorial Health System, and Tom…


Focus – 11/29

Show Date: November 29, 2015

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