Podcasts

Podcasts

illinois times

Sunday, December 15, 201312/15/2013

Entertainment Calendar with the Illinois Times

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Entertainment options for the week of December 15th.

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Saturday, December 14, 201312/14/2013

Focus 12/15 – The Gentleman from Illinois – Senator Alan J. Dixon (Encore)

In Focus Podcasts

Guests:  Sen. Alan J. Dixon and author Taylor Pensoneau.  Encore Presentation.

Law Talk

Saturday, December 14, 201312/14/2013

Law Talk – 12/14

In Law Talk Podcasts

Show Date: December 14, 2013

kirk_farah

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

schock

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.

school board headquarters

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.

capitol

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.

Recent Headlines

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Snuff the Butt at UI Tailgate Parties

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Enforcement still up in the air

in Local

Decatur Asian Carp Screen Back in Place

Lake Decatur

Bad winter weather damaged screen

in Local

Medical Marijuana Applications Posted for Business

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Applications for medical marijuana begins September 2 for patients, September 8 for dispensaries.

in Local

Illinois Museum to Display 1916 Military Equipment

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Military equipment from 1916 to be on display starting September 6.

in Local

Reaction to IDNR’s Long-Awaited Fracking Rules Proposal

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One expert laments the length of time it took DNR to write the rules, which he says are too restrictive. Meanwhile, another expert says she'll have to see what the rules are before she calls them restrictive.

in Local

Vallas Says Rauner’s Budget Plan Will Take $$ From Education

Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate businessman Bruce Rauner participates in a Republican gubernatorial candidate debate Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The four Republican gubernatorial candidates said that they’ll be willing to work with unions if elected but differed on how to approach the relationship during a downstate debate that largely focused on pension reform, taxes and just briefly on personal issues that have dogged some of the candidates.

Quinn campaign says Rauner plan will cost education $4 billion.