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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch

The price of a gallon of gas surges in Springfield.

Joey talks with Bill Fleischli with the Illinois Petroleum Marketers Association about the up-tick in gas prices Springfield saw yesterday.

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Ball Charter School holds mayoral forum

Joey talks with Principal Matt Fraas, Natalie McLaughlin, and Jayden Robinson from Ball Charter School about the mayoral forum held with the students yesterday.

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The Presidents budget goes to Congress

President Obama has introduced a budget that calls for a trillion dollars in new tax dollars next year.

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State Senator Sam McCann on the start of session

Joey talks with State Senator Sam McCann to get his thoughts on the new legislative session that starts this week.

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The Super Bowl, commercials and the NFL salary cap

The Seahawks prevented themselves from repeating as Super Bowl champs with a questionable decision in the final minute of the Super Bowl.

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Republicans and the presidency

Congressman Paul Ryan is offering praise, but not an endorsement for fellow Wisconsinite Scott Walker.

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Sam Johnson, candidate for mayor of Springfield

Joey talks with Sam Johnson about his plans should he win the election and become the mayor of Springfield this spring.

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Tips for keeping the football party feast in check

Many of us will eat a lot of food during the game this Sunday. Joey talks with Christina Rollins, a registered dietitian and the director of food and nutrition services at Memorial Medical Center about how to not let things get out of hand.

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The Keystone pipeline and the deficit

The senate has approved the Keystone XL pipeline and is now one step closer to a showdown with the president, who has promised a veto.

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Dr. Kent Redfield on ‘right to work’ zones

Joey talks with political science professor Dr. Kent Redfield about Governor Rauner’s call to establish ‘right to work’ zones in Illinois.

Recent Headlines

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Bill Automatically Registers to Vote Those Getting A Driver’s License or ID

Illinois General Assembly

Bill sponsors don't expect it to pass this legislative session.

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Champaign Leads Illinois Cities in 5-Year Growth

Champaign

Decatur had drop in population.

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General Assembly to Get Going on Rauner’s Bills

Illinois General Assembly

Several bills coming out of the governor's office are on Rauner's "Turnaround Agenda".

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Special Election Candidate Says Raise in Gas Tax Isn’t the Way to Go

Mike Flynn

Mike Flynn says there are alternatives to raising gas tax in order to fund the Highway Trust Fund.