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Lobbyist contributions in the presidential campaing

This may not be much of a surprise to you, but some presidential candidates seem to indicate one thing, but do something else.

Morning Newswatch

Springfield Ward 9 Alderman Jim Donelan

Joey talks with Ward 9 Alderman Jim Donelan about the city council meeting and the Bluffstone project.

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The latest on the alleged Cardinal hacking scandal

Joey talks with Illinois Radio Network Sports Director Jason Groch on the alleged hacking of the Houston Astros by the St. Louis Cardinals.

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Donald Trump announces his candidacy for the presidency

Real estate developer and TV personality Donald Trump has entered the republican race for president.

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State Senator & 18th Congressional seat candidate Darin LaHood

Joey talks with State Senator Darin LaHood about his campaign for the 18th Congressional district and the endorsement of former Illinois Governor Jim Edgar.

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Springfield’s new Economic Development Director

Joey talks with Springfield’s new Director of Economic Development, Karen Davis about her experience and plans for the job.

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The hack of government and private employee data has shaken D.C.

The disclosure last week that cyber crooks had hacked the data base that contained intimate and possibly damaging facts about millions of government and private employees has shaken Washington.

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The CEO/President of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce

Joey talks with Chris Hembrough with the Greater Springfield Chamber of commerce on what he is hearing from businesses about the state budget, and on an upcoming medical marijuana & concealed carry workshop.

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SIU Urology nurse practitioner on “Female Viagra”

Joey talks with SIU Urology nurse practitioner Cynthia Bednarchik about Flibanserin, or as it has been coined, “Female Viagra”.

Weekend Newswatch

The manhunt for two escaped New York prisoners continues

Joey talks with CBS Radio News Steve Futterman as the manhunt continues for two convicted murderers who escaped from an upstate New York prison last weekend.

Recent Headlines

10 hours ago in Local

Public Not Allowed at Obama Speech — But Will Be Broadcast Live on WTAX

President Barack Obama signs the Civil Rights History Project Act of 2009 bill into law in the Oval Office of the White House. With President Obama are from left: Rep. Mike Quigley (D-IL); Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY); Rep. Sanford Bishop (D-GA); Rep. Lacy Clay (D-MO); Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC) and Rep. John Lewis (D-GA).
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Where: DC, United States
When: 12 May 2009
Credit: WENN

A spokesman for Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan says the public will not be able to attend when President Barack Obama delivers a speech in the Illinois House chamber on Wednesday.

10 hours ago in Local

State Museum Prepared to Re-Open — If Lawmakers Allow It

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The Illinois State Museum can open once again. But State Department of Natural Resources head Wayne Rosenthal says not yet.

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Davis Proposes FAA, Air Traffic Control Operations Changes

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Davis and and a Democratic Congressman are proposing that that Air Traffic Control operations be run by a not-for-profit entity.

11 hours ago in Local

Report: Police Program Helped Man Who Prostituted Teen

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A newspaper report says a man who's serving 15 years in prison for running an underage prostitution operation did so out of an apartment obtained with the help of the Peoria Police Department.

12 hours ago in Local

Democrats Vying for US Senate Talk Up Experience, Background

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The Democrats running for U.S. Senate are working to distinguish themselves from their rivals as they meet for the first time this election season.