Podcasts

Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, June 18, 201406/18/2014

Springfield City Council

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield Ward 8 Alderman Kris Theilen talks with Joey about Tuesday’s city council meeting.

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, June 18, 201406/18/2014

Amazon Phone

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with CNET Executive Editor David Carnoy in New York on the Amazon announcement on a new Amazon phone.

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Wednesday, June 18, 201406/18/2014

Iraq & Benghazi

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Part of Iraq’s main oil refinery are in flames today and government forces are fighting to repel those taken control of that facility, and the latest on the Libyan embassy attack suspect.

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, June 18, 201406/18/2014

Presidential Approval Ratings

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll shows President Obama’s job approval rating at 41%, and republicans doing worse than the president.

Morning Newswatch

Tuesday, June 17, 201406/17/2014

Lincoln Funeral Reenactment

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Katie Spindell, chair of the board of directors of the 2015 Lincoln Funeral Coalition talks with Joey about how the plans are going for the events next year.

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Tuesday, June 17, 201406/17/2014

Medicaid Cut Restoration

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Governor Quinn restored some cuts made to Medicaid in 2012 yesterday. Joey talks with the sponsor of that bill, Rep. Greg Harris.

Morning Newswatch

Tuesday, June 17, 201406/17/2014

Bowe Bergdahl

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Bowe Bergdahl is still acclimating to life back in the U.S. Many have been waiting for this.

Morning Newswatch

Tuesday, June 17, 201406/17/2014

ISIS Advance

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Countries across the Middle East are watching as ISIS sinks it’s teeth into Iraq and Syria.

Monday, June 16, 201406/16/2014

The Ray Lytle Show Monday June 16 2016

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The Gang plays Is it Florida. Why not just make Hillary the President now, Ray and Barb advise President Obama…

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Monday, June 16, 201406/16/2014

Mike Lyons on Iraq

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Mike Lyons from CBS joins Joey to discuss the latest happenings on the violence in Iraq, and where the U.S. now stands.

Recent Headlines

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Millionaires’ Tax Falls Short

Illinois Speaker of the House Michael Madigan, D-Chicago, talks from the speakers podium in the House chambers Tuesday, May 13, 2014, in Springfield Ill. The Illinois Legislature resumes work toward its end of May deadline.

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Butler: Campaign Donation Doesn’t Impact Relationship with Governor

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State Representative Tim Butler got some political campaign cash from Governor Bruce Rauner.

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Senate Approves Medical Marijuana Program Extension, Heads to Governor

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Dispensaries could begin selling the product later this year. The legislation extends the program to four years after that date.

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Senate Passes Pot Decriminalization, Measure Heads to Governor

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The Illinois Senate has approved legislation that would treat possession of small amounts of marijuana like a speeding ticket rather than a crime

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Illinois Unemployment Rate Holds Steady at 6%

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Illinois' unemployment rate held steady over the last month.

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Discounted Gas to Bring Awareness to High IL Gas Taxes

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58 cents per gallon is paid in gasoline tax in Illinois