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Focus 5/11
Focus 5/11

Guests:  State Senator Andy Manar, State Representative Rich Brauer, Sangamon County Regional Superintendent of Schools Jeff Vose, and Springfield Chamber of Commerce CEO Chris Hembrough.  Show Date:  May 11, 2014

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Quinn Signs Millionaire Tax Referendum

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