Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Establishing IL Healthcare Exchanges

from Springfield, we talk with Jennifer Creasy, a policy analyst with AARP, about the beginning of the State's Healthcare Exchanges, that are part of...

Sen Chapin Rose on the Agricultural Economy

from the Farm Progress Show in Decatur.. We talk with State Senator Chapin Rose (R), about the leading agricultural businesses located in Central Illinois,...

Farm Leaders on the Future of Farming

from the Farm Progress Show in Decatur.. We talk with two agricultural leaders about the challenges facing the farming community. We hear how...

Austan Goolsbee: Former Economic Adviser to President Obama

Austan Goolsbee, Professor of Economics at the Booth School of Business and former economic adviser to President Obama, talks with our contributing correspondent Jeff...

Where’s the Economy Headed? Chicago Federal Reserve President Charles Evans

From the Union League Club of Chicago: Charles Evans -- President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago -- gives an overview of...

Agreement on Fracking in IL Announced

Negotiations recently produced agreement over what regulations would apply if Illinois approved Fracking -- that's a method of using hydraulic pressure to squeeze natural...

Large Businesses Need to Team-Up With Startup Firms

Chicago businessman and billionaire J.B. Prtizker talks to a City Club of Chicago audience about how corporations can become more familiar with Chicago's growing...

Drought and Funding Challenges Facing Illinois Agriculture

From Auburn: We talk one-on-one with Gary Niemeyer, Chairman of the National Corn Growers Association. We about the challenges of the on-going drought on...

Drought’s Affect on Grain Elevator Operators and Illinois’ Economy

As nearly all Illinois counties are declared an agricultural disaster, we talk with Jeff Adkisson of the Illinois Grain and Feed Association. We...

Pipefitters Retro-Fit the Whiting, Ind Refinery to Use Oil from Canadian...

From Chicago, We talk one on one with Jim Buchanan, Business manager for Pipefitters Local 597. We hear how an upgrade to the...