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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

“With Firmness in the Right: Lincoln and the Jews” at the ALPLM

Joey talks with Museum Director at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, Eileen Mackevich about the new exhibit at the ALPLM called “With Firmness in the Right: Lincoln and the Jews”

Weekend Newswatch

The Cannabis Patient Advocacy Coalition

Joey talks with the President and CEO of the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago, Kurt Florian, on the formation of the Cannabis Patient Advocacy Coalition.

Weekend Newswatch

Representative Raymond Poe

Joey talks with Representative Raymond Poe about the budget impasse and how to find a solution to it.

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How much is ‘The Donald’ worth?

You can now get a peak into the wealth of Donald Trump, who released some financial information yesterday.

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Dr.Kent Redfield on the Rod Blagojevich convictions

Joey talks with the University of Illinois Springfield Political Science Professor, Dr. Kent Redfield about 5 Rod Blagojevich convictions being overturned.

Weekend Newswatch

Springfield Ward 6 Alderman Cory Jobe

Joey talks Lake II, and the Illinois State Museum with Springfield Ward 6 Alderman, and the Director of the Illinois Office of Tourism, Cory Jobe.

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Chris Mooney on the Rod Blagojevich convictions

Joey talks with the Director of the Institute of Government and Public Affairs at the University of Illinois, Chris Mooney on 5 Rod Blagojevich convictions being overturned.

Morning Newswatch

If you call out The Donald, you had better be prepared

One thing is certain in the 2016 republican presidential race, if you call out Donald Trump, be prepared for fire.

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Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner

Joey talks with Governor Bruce Rauner about his appointment to the Illinois Tollway Board, and of course about the lack of a budget.

Weekend Newswatch

District 186 Board President Mike Zimmers

Joey talks about the District 186 financial situation, prepping buildings for the first day of school, and the year around calendar.

Recent Headlines

7 hours ago in Local

Capitol Honors Fallen Police Officers

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Secretary of State Jesse White says police officers should still be revered as heroes.

8 hours ago in Local

Holocaust Remembered at Old State Capitol

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The state's annual Yom Hashoah service brought Gov. Bruce Rauner to the Old State Capitol Thursday morning.

11 hours ago in Local

Langfelder Enlists Manar to Help Extend Downtown TIF

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Mayor Jim Langfelder says he's working with state lawmakers to get legislation passed to extend by 12 years the city's downtown Tax Increment Financing District, which is otherwise set to expire soon.

11 hours ago in Local

DuQuoin State Fair Starts Vendor Payment Program

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Officials with the Du Quoin State Fair have created a new program to pay vendors who weren't compensated for their 2015 expenses.

11 hours ago in Local

Lawmakers Question Auditor General About Spending

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A group of Republican lawmakers is demanding that Illinois Auditor General Frank Mautino explain spending by his campaign committee while he was a state representative.