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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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Representative Tim Butler

Joey talks with Representative Tim Butler about the budget, Governor Rauner’s ‘Turnaround Agenda’, and Dennis Hastert.

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How did FIFA get into trouble?

How did soccer’s international governing body, FIFA, get caught up in such controversy this week?

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Dr. Kent Redfield on the budget and the ‘Turnaround Agenda’

Joey talks with Dr. Kent Redfield, professor of Political Science at the University of Illinois at Springfield on the budget, and the Governor’s ‘Turnaround Agenda’.

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The latest on the FIFA scandal

Members of soccer’s international governing body were for sale.

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State Senator Andy Manar on the budget

Joey talks with State Senator Andy Manar on progress on the budget the Democrats have advanced that has about a $3 billion shortfall.

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Springfield Ward 6 Alderman Cory Jobe

Ward 6 Alderman Cory Jobe joins Joey to discuss mayoral appointments, liquor license abstentions and the Stanford extension project.

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Houston begins to assess damage from devastating floods

Houston, the nations fourth largest city is assessing damage this morning after flooding killed at least five people, wrecked thousands of structures and left motorists stranded on flooded roads.

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New City, Water Light and Power chief, Doug Brown

Joey talks with the new head of City, Water Light and Power, Doug Brown about the PILOT program, and a new water source for the city.

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Boaters need to be aware of new laws before hitting the water

Joey talks with Sargent Chris Stone with the Conservation Police about new boating laws and safe boating as the season gets underway.

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Floods and severe weather pummel Texas & the Great Plains

More brutal and deadly weather in Texas, Oklahoma and parts of Kansas.

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Fatal Crash in Cass County

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Astoria woman killed near Shiloh Rd

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IEA President Reflects on 40 Years in Education

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Cinda Klickna says forming relationships with your child's teacher is important.

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Despite Budget Deadlock, There Are Ways Out

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A couple of options would break the budget stalemate for FY 2016.

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11 Sent To Hospital in SUV Rollover Near Buffalo

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Vehicle may have been overloaded with eleven people.

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Peoria Ready to Welcome Food Trucks to Downtown, Other Areas

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The City Council voted this week to create a process for food-truck operators to apply for licenses.