Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The Chairman of the House Violence Prevention Task Force

Representative Greg Harris the Chairman of the House Violence Prevention Task Force talks with Joey about its first meeting yesterday.

Morning Newswatch

Replacing Representative Rich Brauer

Joey talks with the Dave Bender, the Chair of the Selection Committee about replacing Rich Brauer who is now Assistant Director at IDOT.

Weekend Newswatch

Sangamon county clerk Don Gray on election day

Joey talks with Sangamon County Clerk Don Gray about today’s primary election.

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Rich Brauer on his new job at the Illinois Department of Transportation

Joey talks with Rich Bruaer about his new gig as assistant secretary in the Illinois Department of Transportation, and on his time as a Representative.

Weekend Newswatch

The Oscars, Homeland Security and mall violence concerns

The latest on Homeland Security funding, threats of mall violence and Hollywood patted itself on the back last night at the 87th Academy Awards.

Morning Newswatch

State Senator Jason Barickman on new school funding legislation

Joey talks with State Senator Jason Barickman about his introduction of new school funding legislation.

Weekend Newswatch

Springfield Muni audition workshop is at the Hoogland tomorrow

Springfield Muni board members Michelle Eccles and Dan Humphries talk with Joey about the Muni’s audition workshop being held at the Hoogland Center for the Arts tomorrow (2-21-15).

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The latest developments in the Las Vegas road rage murder

There are new developments from that deadly road rage incident in Las Vegas in which a mother of four was killed.

Morning Newswatch

State Senator Andy Manar on the state budget and education funding

Joey talks with State Senator Andy Manar to get his thoughts on the budget address, education funding and the Governor’s approach to working with the legislature.

Weekend Newswatch

Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin on the budget address

Joey talks with Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin on Governor Rauner’s budget address.

Recent Headlines

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Judge Considers Whether to Dismiss Illinois Head-Injury Suit

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Cook County Judge Leroy Martin Jr. heard oral arguments Friday.

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Ex-Washington Mayor Don Gronewald Dead at 83

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Gronewald, mayor of the central Illinois town from 1989 to 2001, died Tuesday at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

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Iran Deal Gives Durbin a Shot at Political Redemption

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Dick Durbin leading effort to get votes in favor of nuclear deal with Iran.

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Munger Under Fire Over Outgoing State Funds

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State Senator Daniel Biss says the comptroller’s office is having trouble following court ordered payments to various groups.

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Legionnaires’ Disease Sickens 23 and Kills 2 in Quincy VA Home

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The Illinois Department of Public Health is taking steps to prevent more people in a Quincy veterans’ home from contracting Legionnaires’ disease.