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Friday, January 29, 201601/29/2016

Springfield OBM Director Bill McCarty on the city budget

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with the Director of the Springfield Office of Buddy and Management about the Springfield budget process.

Weekend Newswatch

Friday, January 29, 201601/29/2016

ACA enrollment events scheduled at St. John’s Hospital

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with the director of community outreach for HSHS Central Illinois Division Kim Luz, about several ACA enrollment events this weekend before the deadline.

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Friday, January 29, 201601/29/2016

Surprises when it comes to consumer confidence

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Consumer confidence surprised many experts this month, but maybe not for the reason you think.

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Thursday, January 28, 201601/28/2016

State Senator Andy Manar on the State of the State Address

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with State Senator Andy Manar to get his take on yesterday’s State of the State Address

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.

Recent Headlines

2 hours ago in Local

Downtown Street Parking Ban for Obama Event

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The City of Springfield has put out a list of places you can't park in the downtown area Wednesday due to President Obama's visit.

8 hours ago in Local

Senate Democrat Hopefuls Joust

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First joint appearance for Duckworth, Harris, Zopp

20 hours ago in Local

Public Not Allowed at Obama Speech — But Will Be Broadcast Live on WTAX

President Barack Obama signs the Civil Rights History Project Act of 2009 bill into law in the Oval Office of the White House. With President Obama are from left: Rep. Mike Quigley (D-IL); Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY); Rep. Sanford Bishop (D-GA); Rep. Lacy Clay (D-MO); Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC) and Rep. John Lewis (D-GA).
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Where: DC, United States
When: 12 May 2009
Credit: WENN

A spokesman for Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan says the public will not be able to attend when President Barack Obama delivers a speech in the Illinois House chamber on Wednesday.

21 hours ago in Local

State Museum Prepared to Re-Open — If Lawmakers Allow It

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The Illinois State Museum can open once again. But State Department of Natural Resources head Wayne Rosenthal says not yet.

21 hours ago in Local

Davis Proposes FAA, Air Traffic Control Operations Changes

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Davis and and a Democratic Congressman are proposing that that Air Traffic Control operations be run by a not-for-profit entity.

21 hours ago in Local

Report: Police Program Helped Man Who Prostituted Teen

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A newspaper report says a man who's serving 15 years in prison for running an underage prostitution operation did so out of an apartment obtained with the help of the Peoria Police Department.