Podcasts

Podcasts

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Saturday, December 14, 201312/14/2013

2013 Interfaith Breakfast was Highlighted on Weekend Newswatch

Rabbi Michael Datz and Les Eastep visited to talk about this year’s Christmas Day Interfairth Breakfast

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Friday, December 13, 201312/13/2013

WTAX’s Dave Dahl talks with U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock (R-Peoria)

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

They discuss the budget and the pending farm bill action that needs to take place.

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Friday, December 13, 201312/13/2013

Jennifer Gill talks with WTAX’s Kirk Farah

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The superintendent-select talks with Farah about her goals for the district once hired next month.

Thursday, December 12, 201312/12/2013

First Night Springfield is Getting Closer

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Craig MacFarland joins WTAX’s Alex Degman to talk about the annual event promoting the arts in downtown Springfield.

Thursday, December 12, 201312/12/2013

School Board Member Scott MacFarland

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

MacFarland joins WTAX’s Alex Degman to recap the public forum looking for a new Springfield superintendent.

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Wednesday, December 11, 201312/11/2013

A Federal Budget Deal?

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The Wall Street Journal Report takes us through a potential federal budget compromise that’s facing considerable conservative opposition.

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Wednesday, December 11, 201312/11/2013

ICC Orders Reduction of Ameren Electricity Delivery Rates

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

ICC spokesman Beth Bosch explains what went into the decision, and hints at what the ICC is thinking in terms of natural gas delivery rates.

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Wednesday, December 11, 201312/11/2013

Springfield Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

McMenamin talks about his proposed ordinance to limit aldermanic pay raises to 1 percent over a four year term.

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Wednesday, December 11, 201312/11/2013

The Ray Lytle Show Tuesday December 10 2013

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President Obama shakes a hand and people go crazy, School board member Scott Mcfarland talks finalists for Superintendent, Calvin Christian…

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Wednesday, December 11, 201312/11/2013

The Ray Lytle Show Monday December 9 2013

In Ray Lytle Show Podcasts

A baker in Colorado gets sued for saying he wouldnt make a cake for a same sex couple due to…

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This year's annual campaign has raised more money.

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It's almost two years old, and the Sangamon CEO program says they've had more success than they could ever have imagined.