Focus – 7/6
Focus – 7/6

Guests:  Anna McFarland from the Central Illinois Community Blood center on summer blood donations, Paul Palazzolo talks about how to grow Springfield as a future mayoral candidate. Dr. Jason Pierceson from UIS on the Supreme Court’s decision on Hobby Lobby, Alderman Cory Jobe on the city’s contract extension with Comcast, and WTAX’s Kirk Farah on future plans for the Bel Aire Motel. Show Date: July 6, 2014

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