Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

money

Does the Fed need to announce a plan for interest rates?

What would happen if the Federal Reserve announced a regular schedule for how and when it plans to raise interest rates?

I Voted Stickers

CBS political analyst Professor Leonard Steinhorn on the primary

Joey talks with CBS News political analyst Professor Leonard Steinhorn about the presidential primary as it heads into Wisconsin.

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The presidential primary heads into Wisconsin

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says U.S. allies like Japan and South Korea should be playing more for American military protection.

U.S. Supreme Court

No “Smooth Sailing” at SCOTUS

Following the death of conservative Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the sailing has not been as smooth as some of his colleges have predicted, now that the work is being done by just 8 members of the court.

Business Over Coffee

“Business Over Coffee” with Charlie Ferguson

WTAX’s Charlie Ferguson talks with the head of Town & Country Bank for this week’s “Business Over Coffee.”

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History Comes Alive at Lincoln Presidential Half-Marathon

Sarah Watson with “Looking for Lincoln” talks with Will Stevenson, filling in for Joey McLaughlin, about how runners at this…

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WWJ Radio’s Jeff Gilbert on March Auto Sales

Will Stevenson, in for Joey McLaughlin, talks with Jeff Gilbert from WWJ Radio and CBS Radio News about the March…

Men in Tights

103.7 WDBR’s “DJ Blake” Puts on Tights for a Good Cause

Will Stevenson, in for Joey McLaughlin, speaks with DJ Blake from our sister station, 103.7 WDBR, about the Springfield Ballet…

Springfield Art Association

Architecture History Photo Exhibit to Make One-Day Return

Will Stevenson, filling in for Joey McLaughlin, talks with Erika Holst, Curator of Collections for the Springfield Art Association, on…

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More Volunteers are Needed at Memorial Medical Center

Will Stevenson, filling in for Joey McLaughlin, talks with Memorial Medical Center Director of Volunteer and Community Services Becky Gabany…

Recent Headlines

11 hours ago in Local

UPDATE: Budget Plan Passes Amid GOP Outrage

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$7B unbalanced; $700M bump for schools

15 hours ago in Local

Bomb Threat Unfounded at Butler Elementary School

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Butler Elementary School is back to normal after a bomb threat caused it to be evacuated for a short time Wednesday.

15 hours ago in Local

AP NewsBreak: Rauner Board Asked Builders to Lobby Lawmakers

Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate businessman Bruce Rauner participates in a Republican gubernatorial candidate debate Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The four Republican gubernatorial candidates said that they’ll be willing to work with unions if elected but differed on how to approach the relationship during a downstate debate that largely focused on pension reform, taxes and just briefly on personal issues that have dogged some of the candidates.

Good-government advocates are criticizing the head of an agency managing state construction projects for asking builders to lobby lawmakers to restore funding.

16 hours ago in Local

House Fails to Override Labor Arbitration Veto

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The labor arbitration bill remains dead.

16 hours ago in Local

Another Leaders Meeting, Optimism Dissolving

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The last days of session are a flurry of activity, if not progress.