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Wednesday, June 3, 201506/03/2015

The latest on the USA Freedom Act and the overturned ship in China

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The senate has passed legislation reforming a government surveillance program that scooped up millions of our phone records, and the latest from China on that capsized ship.

Morning Newswatch

Tuesday, June 2, 201506/02/2015

State Senator Sam McCann

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with State Senator Sam McCann about recent reports of IRS liens against some of his businesses, and about the budget situation at the Illinois State House.

Weekend Newswatch

Tuesday, June 2, 201506/02/2015

District 186 Board President Mike Zimmers

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks school budget, and last nights school board meeting with Springfield District 186 Board President Mike Zimmers.

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Tuesday, June 2, 201506/02/2015

NSA Patriot Act Surveillance Powers Temporarily Suspended

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

An impasse on Capitol Hill remains over government surveillance powers.

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Monday, June 1, 201506/01/2015

Marvins obit of the week

In Ray Lytle Show Podcasts

From Friday May 29 Marvin does the obituary of the week http://media.wtax.com/obit052915.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

Morning Newswatch

Monday, June 1, 201506/01/2015

Fallout from the Denny Hastert indictments

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Political Scientist and former Chancellor of Southern Illinois University Carbondale, John Jackson about fallout from the Dennis Hastert indictments.

Weekend Newswatch

Monday, June 1, 201506/01/2015

Steven Portnoy from CBS Radio News on NSA surveillance lapse

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Steven Portnoy with CBS Radio News about the lapse in the Patriot Act.

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Monday, June 1, 201506/01/2015

Surveillance powers lapse with no deal in Senate

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The senate has voted to advance legislation that would replace the governments ability to collect bulk phone records, but provisions of the Patriot Act have expired.

Saturday, May 30, 201505/30/2015

Law Talk – 5/30

In Law Talk Podcasts

May 30, 2015

Springfield Business Journal

Saturday, May 30, 201505/30/2015

Springfield Business Journal Report

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield Business Journal Report 5/30/15

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