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Springfield Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor

Joey talks with Springfield Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor about the City, Water, Light, and Power rate restructuring plan that was discussed at the city council meeting last night

Morning Newswatch

Planned Parenthood and the budget

Joey talks with CBS Correspondent Steven Portnoy about the continuing resolution on the budget and the Planned Parenthood hearings at the U.S. Capitol.

The Clinton Global Initiative University - Fast Forward: Accelerating Opportunity for All

Featuring: Former U.S. President Bill Clinton
Where: CORAL GABLES, Florida, United States
When: 07 Mar 2015
Credit: JLN Photography/WENN.com

Bill Clinton hits the campaign trail for Hillary

Former President Bill Clinton is expected to hit the campaign trail for his wife Hillary Clinton, who is making a white house run of her own.

Rep Tim Butler

Representative Tim Butler on the Illinois State Museum and the budget

Joey talks with Illinois Sate Representative Tim Butler about the closing of the Illinois State Museum the budget, and turning the lights off at the capitol.

united nations flag

President Obama and high level meetings at the United Nations

Joey talks with CBS News Foreign Affairs Analyst Pamela Falk on the bilateral meetings between President Obama, Vladimir Putin and Raul Castro at the United Nations.


NASA says there is liquid water on Mars

NASA has announced evidence of flowing, liquid water on Mars.


Sherman Mayor Trevor Clatfelter

Joey talks with Mayor Trevor Clatfelter to get the latest on the new Rail Pointe Business Development District.

Morning Newswatch

Senate leader Mitch McConnell introduces a stopgap spending bill

As the days dwindle down to a precious few–September 30th marks the end of the government’s fiscal year–Senate Leader Mitch McConnell today introduces a stopgap spending bill with no attachments. Joey talks with CBS News Congressional Correspondent Steven Portnoy about it.


Downtown Springfield Rotary kicks off citrus sale

Joey talks with Rotarian Chuck Hunt with the Downtown Springfield Rotary about the citrus sale which starts today.

Congressman John Boehner,

Shock from the resignation of Speaker Boehner still reverberating

As the dust settles following the departure of Pope Francis, focus will again return to Washington today where the shock of the resignation of House Speaker John Boehner is still reverberating.

Recent Headlines

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ISU Prez: “Strong and Stable”


Still upset there's no budget

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St Louis Bridge Jumper Is Dead


Bragged; not necessarily suicidal

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Collective Bargaining-Go-Round for Rauner, Dems


Rauner: Democrats have done this before

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Housing Authority Expansion Continues

Springfield Housing Authority

Executive Director Jackie Newman says there wasn't enough room in the basement for the Section 8 voucher program, dealing with hundreds of landlords and tenants alike.

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More Budget Bickering


Slavery has been brought into the rhetoric over the budget stalemate.