WJPF Morning Newswatch

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John Shimkus 10-02-2015

Tom Miller discusses the resignation of House Speaker John Boehner, the Iranian Nuclear Deal, and the prospect of another shutdown of the federal government with Congressman John Shimkus (R-Collinsville).


Ron Payne 10-02-2015

Tom Miller discusses the latest unemployment numbers in Illinois with IL Dept. of Employment Security Analyst Ron Payne.

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Steve O’Keefe 10-01-2015

Tom Miller speaks with John A. Logan College Director of College Relations, Dr. Steve O’Keefe about another successful edition of Hunting and Fishing Days, as well as a meeting of the IL Senate Higher Education Committee which


John Rendleman 10-01-2015

Tom Miller discusses the impact that the lack of a state budget is having on county governments with Jackson County Board Chairman John Rendleman.


Jennifer Badiu/Dr. Marsha Ryan 09-30-2015

October 1st marks the beginning of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Tom Miller sits down with Jennifer Badiu, System Director for the SIH Cancer Institute, as well as Dr. Marsha Ryan, a Board Certified Surgeon specializing in breast


Gary Forby 09-29-2015

Tom Miller speaks with IL State Senator Gary Forby (D-Benton) about the ongoing budget crisis in Springfield.

Congressman Mike Bost (R-Murphysboro)

Mike Bost 09-29-2015

Tom Miller discusses a variety of topics ranging from Planned Parenthood to the Iranian nuclear deal with Congressman Mike Bost (R-Murphysboro).

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Brandon Phelps 09-28-2015

Tom Miller discusses property taxes with IL State Rep. Brandon Phelps (D-Harrisburg).


Jan Thompson/David Yepsen 09-25-2015

Tom Miller speaks with SIU Professor Jan Thompson, who Directed the documentary Never the Same: The Prisoner-of-War Experience, and David Yepsen, Director of the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute about the film and it’s success, including an additional

SIU President Randy Dunn

Randy Dunn 09-25-2015

Tom Miller sits down with SIU President Randy Dunn one day after Dunn made his State of the System Address.