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Lobbyist contributions in the presidential campaing

This may not be much of a surprise to you, but some presidential candidates seem to indicate one thing, but do something else.

Morning Newswatch

Springfield Ward 9 Alderman Jim Donelan

Joey talks with Ward 9 Alderman Jim Donelan about the city council meeting and the Bluffstone project.

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The latest on the alleged Cardinal hacking scandal

Joey talks with Illinois Radio Network Sports Director Jason Groch on the alleged hacking of the Houston Astros by the St. Louis Cardinals.

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Donald Trump announces his candidacy for the presidency

Real estate developer and TV personality Donald Trump has entered the republican race for president.

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State Senator & 18th Congressional seat candidate Darin LaHood

Joey talks with State Senator Darin LaHood about his campaign for the 18th Congressional district and the endorsement of former Illinois Governor Jim Edgar.

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Springfield’s new Economic Development Director

Joey talks with Springfield’s new Director of Economic Development, Karen Davis about her experience and plans for the job.

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The hack of government and private employee data has shaken D.C.

The disclosure last week that cyber crooks had hacked the data base that contained intimate and possibly damaging facts about millions of government and private employees has shaken Washington.

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The CEO/President of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce

Joey talks with Chris Hembrough with the Greater Springfield Chamber of commerce on what he is hearing from businesses about the state budget, and on an upcoming medical marijuana & concealed carry workshop.

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SIU Urology nurse practitioner on “Female Viagra”

Joey talks with SIU Urology nurse practitioner Cynthia Bednarchik about Flibanserin, or as it has been coined, “Female Viagra”.

Weekend Newswatch

The manhunt for two escaped New York prisoners continues

Joey talks with CBS Radio News Steve Futterman as the manhunt continues for two convicted murderers who escaped from an upstate New York prison last weekend.

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Police Hunt for 3 Suspects After Lake County Sheriffs Deputy Killed

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Police in northern Illinois say a manhunt is underway after an officer was shot and killed while pursuing a group of suspicious men.

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Judge: Illinois Not in Contempt

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A federal judge has cited Illinois' efforts in recent days to make court-ordered payments to social-service providers in deciding not to hold the state in contempt.

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St. Clair Co. May Sue to Get State Money

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St. Clair County may sue the state of Illinois to try to get millions in state funding that's not being distributed because of the budget impasse.

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Illinois Crops Could Use Some Help

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Mother Nature has the last word, says the USDA's crop statistician in Illinois.

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Rauner, Unions Reach Labor Deals

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.

The Rauner administration says it has reached tentative or final agreements on new labor contracts with several Teamsters Union units