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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Obama speaks about the sequester in Washington

Midterm election analysis

In the aftermath of the republicans wins in the midterm elections, President Obama and Mitch McConnell have begun charting a path forward.

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Ask the Mayor Segment 1

Joey talks with Springfield Mayor Mike Houston on “Ask the Mayor.”

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Ask the Mayor Segment 2

Joey talks with Springfield Mayor Mike Houston on “Ask the Mayor.”

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Ask the Mayor Segment 3

Joey talks with Springfield Mayor Mike Houston on “Ask the Mayor.”

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Ask the Mayor Segment 4

Joey talks with Springfield Mayor Mike Houston on “Ask the Mayor.”

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The Chair of the Sangamon County Democratic Party on the election

Joey talks with Doris turner, the Chair of the Sangamon County Democratic Party together thoughts on the election.

Weekend Newswatch

Dr. Kent Redfield on expectations for election day

University of Illinois Political Science Professor Kent Redfield joins Joey to talk about what we might expect on this election day.

Morning Newswatch

Sangamon County Clerk on the polls

Joey talks with Sangamon County Clerk Joe Aiello on any hiccups with voting, and what he expects for the rest of election day.

Weekend Newswatch

States are not equal on election day

Not all state are equal when it comes to this election day.

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Midterm election and voter dissatisfaction

Odds are that today’s midterm election will mark that the fourth time in less than a decade that voter oust a party from control of Congress or the White House.

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Durbin Introduces Bill to End Cuban Travel Ban

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The travel ban has been in effect since 1960, ostensibly as a way to prevent Americans from supporting the Castro communist regime.

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Lincoln Funeral Reenactment Could Be Economic Boon

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As Springfield prepares for the re-enactment of Abraham Lincoln's funeral in May, officials say the 150th anniversary could be an economic windfall for the city.

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Suspect in Wednesday Shooting Arrested

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Springfield Police have arrested the man they believe is responsible for a non-fatal shooting near King and Stuart earlier this week.

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Springfield Declares Snow Emergency, 5-7″ Expected

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The City of Springfield has declared a snow emergency ahead of this weekend's weather.

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Springfield PD Plans Sunday Saturation Patrols

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Drinking and driving in Springfield is a bad idea every weekend, but it'll be especially bad this weekend as area agencies prepare for Super Bowl parties.