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Circuit Clerk Paul Palazzolo on ‘Mail Court’

Joey talks with Sangamon County Circuit Clerk Paul Palazzolo about how getting court supervision for traffic ticket might be easier in the future.

Morning Newswatch

Alderman Doris Turner on the Ward 3 meeting

Joey talks with Ward 3 Alderman Doris Turner on the ward three meeting that was held last night.

Weekend Newswatch

What can we expect tonight at the Republican debate?

How will the presidential candidates seek to communicate during tonight’s debate?

GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump speaks at a news conference in Manhattan after he signed a pledge to support the Republican nominee in the 2016 general election, ruling out a third-party or independent run.

Featuring: Donald Trump
Where: New York, New York, United States
When: 03 Sep 2015
Credit: Dennis Van Tine/Future Image/WENN.com

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Donald Trump is at the PCCC tonight

Joey talks with Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Illinois Springfield, Jason Pierceson on Donald Trump’s visit to Springfield tonight.


The GoFundMe.Com campaign for lights on the Illinois Statehouse

Joey talks with the Executive Vice President of the Illinois Policy Institute, Kristina Rasmussen about the GoFundMe.Com campaign she started to get holiday lights ont eh Illinois Statehouse dome.

City of Springfield

Ward 4 Alderman John Fulgenzi on the Ward 4 meeting

Joey talks with Ward 4 Alderman John Fulgenzi on the ward 4 meeting held on Saturday morning.


The Democrats and economic policy

The Democratic Party is having a difficult time uniting behind economic policy proposals.


The PCCC prepares for the Illini and Donald Trump

Joey talks with the General Manger of the Prairie Capital Convention Center Brian Oaks about the Fighting Illini games coming to the center, and the visit from Donald Trump.


Alderman Chuck Redpath on the Ward 1 meeting

Joey talks with Ward 1 Alderman Chuck Redpath about the concerns of residents of the ward at last nights ward meeting.


Is America ready for a large scale cyber-attack?

We have known for quite a while about the possibility of a large scale cyber attack on our civilian infrastructure. If it happens, who will take the lead?

Recent Headlines

11 hours ago in Local

UPDATE: Budget Plan Passes Amid GOP Outrage

Generic WTAX

$7B unbalanced; $700M bump for schools

15 hours ago in Local

Bomb Threat Unfounded at Butler Elementary School

Butler Elementary School

Butler Elementary School is back to normal after a bomb threat caused it to be evacuated for a short time Wednesday.

16 hours ago in Local

AP NewsBreak: Rauner Board Asked Builders to Lobby Lawmakers

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.

Good-government advocates are criticizing the head of an agency managing state construction projects for asking builders to lobby lawmakers to restore funding.

16 hours ago in Local

House Fails to Override Labor Arbitration Veto

5-18-16 Rally 1

The labor arbitration bill remains dead.

16 hours ago in Local

Another Leaders Meeting, Optimism Dissolving


The last days of session are a flurry of activity, if not progress.