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Morning Newswatch

Thursday, January 28, 201601/28/2016

State of the State Address analysis

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with University of Illinois Springfield Political Science Professor, Dr. Kent Redfield about Governor Rauner’s State of the State Address.

Weekend Newswatch

Thursday, January 28, 201601/28/2016

Walmart finishing closing 154 stores this week

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Walmart is expected to finish closing 154 stores this week. One of theme is a Super Center in Winnsboro South Carolina, population thirty five hundred.

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, January 27, 201601/27/2016

Rep. Sara Wojcicki Jimenez on the State of the State Address

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Representative Sara Wojcicki Jimenez to get her thoughts on what she wants to hear out of Bruce Rauner’s State of the State Address.

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Wednesday, January 27, 201601/27/2016

Springfield Ward 5 Alderman Proctor on the budget

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Springfield Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor about last night’s city council, and budget meetings

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Wednesday, January 27, 201601/27/2016

What to expect at the State of the State Address

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with the Executive Vice President of the Illinois Policy Institute, Kristina Rasmussen on what to expect from the State of the State Address.

Bernard Sanders speaks during the Presidential Candidates Plenary at the National Urban League Conference at the Fort Lauderdale Convention Center

Featuring: Democratic Presidential hopeful U.S. Senator Bernard 'Bernie' Sanders
Where: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
When: 31 Jul 2015
Credit: Johnny Louis/WENN.com

Wednesday, January 27, 201601/27/2016

Bernie Sanders and the 2016 campaign

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, the Democratic presidential candidate in a tight battle with Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire and Iowa, could go farther than any Jewish presidential hopeful ever has.

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Tuesday, January 26, 201601/26/2016

State Senator Sam McCann on the State of the State address

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey gets State Senator Sam McCann’s take on when he would like to hear from Governor Bruce Rauner during the State of the State address.

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Tuesday, January 26, 201601/26/2016

The Central Illinois Food Bank food rescue program

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Krista Lisser with the Central Illinois Food Bank bout how much edible food the food bank gets or “rescues” from stores, that otherwise would have been thrown awa

Republican Florida U.S. Senator Marco Rubio speaks as he announces his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination during an event at the Freedom Tower. Rubio is one of three Republican candidates to announce their plans on running against the Democratic challenger for the White House in 2016.

Featuring: Marco Rubio
Where: Miami, Florida, United States
When: 13 Apr 2015
Credit: Johnny Louis/JLNPhotography/WENN.com

Tuesday, January 26, 201601/26/2016

Marco Rubio reveals his plan to get the nomination

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

After facing questions for months over his passive campaign approach in Iowa, Marco Rubio is now sharing a specific blueprint for how he can secure the republican nomination for president.

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Monday, January 25, 201601/25/2016

Representative Tim Butler on the State of the State Address

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Representative Tim Butler on what he wants to hear from Governor Bruce Rauner at the State of the State Address.

Recent Headlines

11 hours ago in Local

Rauner Repeats: Budget Can Still Be Passed

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Rauner: Keep up the good work and come to a compromise, lawmakers.

12 hours ago in Local

Industry Reacts to Rauner News Conference

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signs an executive order on criminal justice reform at the Sangamon County Courthouse Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, in Springfield, Ill. Rauner's executive order will create the Illinois State Commission on Criminal Justice and Sentencing Reform.

Workers Comp? Didn't we already do that?

17 hours ago in Local

Lawmaker: Stop Telling People “Illinois Sucks”

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Lawmaker says too many people say "Illinois sucks."

17 hours ago in Local

No Appeal — Again — for Blago Corruption Convictions

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, with his wife Patti at his side, speaks to the media Wednesday, March 14, 2012 in Chicago. The 55-year-old Democrat is due to report to a prison in Colorado on Thursday to begin serving a 14-year sentence, making him the second Illinois governor in a row to go to prison for corruption. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

The Supreme Court won't reconsider its decision to reject former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's appeal of his corruption convictions.

17 hours ago in Local

SOS: No Extra Cost for Drivers License Changes

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The Illinois Secretary of State's office says a plan to issue driver's licenses and state identification cards in Illinois that are more secure won't require additional state funding.

17 hours ago in Local

Dick Van Dyke Coming to Danville, Downers Grove

Mary Poppins 50th Anniversary Screening at AFI Fest at TLC Chinese Theater

Featuring: Dick Van Dyke
Where: Los Angeles, California, United States
When: 10 Nov 2013
Credit: Nikki Nelson/WENN.com

The executive director of Dick Van Dyke's charitable foundation says the 90-year-old actor will take part in events in Danville and suburban Chicago next month.