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Friday, April 10, 201504/10/2015

Dash cam video of that South Carolina police shooting has been released

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Steve Futterman with CBS Radio News about what we know now that dash cam video has been released in that police shooting in South Carolina.

Morning Newswatch

Thursday, April 9, 201504/09/2015

School Board member Adam Lopez on his run for Congress

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Adam Lopez who has announce he wants to become the Democratic nominee in the upcoming special election to fill the seat vacated by former Congressman Aaron Schock.

Weekend Newswatch

Thursday, April 9, 201504/09/2015

What will happen to The Autism Program (TAP)?

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Mark Schmidt spokesperson for The Autism Program (TAP) about what will happen to the families served by the program now that Governor Rauner has suspended fundeing for the rest of this fiscal year and plans to eliminate $4.3 million dollars for TAP for next year.

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Thursday, April 9, 201504/09/2015

The next step in the Boston Marathon bombing trial

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A guilty verdict has been returned on all 30 counts in the Boston Marathon bombing trial.

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, April 8, 201504/08/2015

Jim Langfelder on his win for Mayor of Springfield

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with the newly elected Mayor of Springfield Jim Langfelder about his win.

Weekend Newswatch

Wednesday, April 8, 201504/08/2015

Ralph Hanauer on his election win

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Ralph Hanauer defeated Phil Chiles in ward 10 last night. Joey along with Ben Yount from Illinois Watchdog, and Ray Lytle from afternoons here on WTAX talked about his win on election night.

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Wednesday, April 8, 201504/08/2015

Chuck Redpath on last night’s election

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Chuck Redpath joined Joey McLaughlin, Ray Lytle and Ben Yount from Illinois Watchdog after his win and election to the City Council.

Tuesday, April 7, 201504/07/2015

Sangamon County Clerk Don Gray on election day

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey chats with Sangamon County Clerk about any issues voters might have, and how to remedy them on this election day.

Morning Newswatch

Tuesday, April 7, 201504/07/2015

School Superintendent Jennifer Gill on the 186 board meeting

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with School Superintendent Jennifer Gill on the 186 board meeting and school funding.

Weekend Newswatch

Tuesday, April 7, 201504/07/2015

Lactation consultant talks about buying breast milk online

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A new study shows that breast milk bought online could be tainted. Joey talks with Dietition and certified lactation consultant Melissa Nicol with the SIU School of Medicine about it.

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Another Day, Another Leaders’ Meeting

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Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner delivers his inauguration address Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, in Springfield, Ill., after being sworn in as Illinois' 42nd governor.

The four legislative leaders are now meeting daily with Gov. Bruce Rauner in his office.

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House Re-Votes on Budget; Passes Again

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Under the Capitol Dome

The mood was a little more tempered, but the votes remained the same.

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U of I Goes Inside for “Branding”

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A public relations firm hired to develop a branding plan for the University of Illinois' flagship campus has been replaced by a school committee.

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CPS Chief Leads Capitol Rally

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The head of Chicago Public Schools says the district has "reached the point of no return" and faces severe cuts without "equal" funding from the state.

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Rauner Not Paying Much Attention to Wednesday’s Budget Vote

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Outwardly, Gov. Bruce Rauner seems to be taking the state's most important matters in stride, a day after the Speaker of the House dissed his “working groups” and then engineered a budget vote controversial in many ways.

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Woman Pleads Not Guilty to Killing Girlfriend

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Victim stabbed 39 times: police interview.