Monday, October 21, 2019

2014 Republican Day at the State Fair

Republican Candidates for national and state office gather at the State Fair. Candidates include U.S. Congressmen Aaron Schock and Rodney Davis, Candidate for Lt....

Firefighting Technology, In-Home Fire Sprinklers

Steve Iovinelli, the fire chief of the Village of Franklin Park, talks to us about how firefighting technology has changed over the years. Later,...

Jim and Brenda Edgar Discuss their Lives in the Public Arena

Former Gov Jim Edgar and First Lady Brenda Edgar discuss their lives, career and the impact of living in the public eye on their...

Legislative Audit Cmte on NRI Investigation

Members of the Legislative Audit Cmte debate whether to proceed with questioning witnesses subpoenaed to testify, in light of the request by the US...

Investigating Death: Cinda Edwards on the Role of the Coroner

We talk with Cinda Edwards, Coroner for Sangamon County, about the role of the Coroner's office in determining the cause of death, gathering evidence,...

Gov. Edgar on Needed Reforms, 2014 Elections

Former Governor Jim Edgar discusses what reforms he would like to see that would improve Illinois' finances and state government. Gov. Edgar also comments...

Women and the Right to Vote: Does it Matter?

From the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum, a panel of female lawmakers, historians, and political scientists discuss the lasting impact of female suffrage including the...
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Wrongfully Convicted of Murder and the Path to Acquittal

The Illinois Innocence Project hosts David Camm, a former Indiana State Trooper who was wrongfully convicted of murdering his wife and children. We hear...

Sen Manar’s Educucation Reform

Sen Andy Manar's Education Reform bill, SB-16, is debated in the Senate