WJPF Morning Newswatch

Paula Bradshaw 10-10-2014

The Green Party candidate for Illinois’ 12th Congressional District, Paula Bradshaw, joins us after this week’s debate in Marion.

Bill Enyart 10-09-2014

The Democratic incumbent in Illinois’ 12th Congressional District, Bill Enyart, offers his thoughts on the debate in Marion Wednesday night.

Mike Bost 10-09-2014

Republican State Rep. Mike Bost joins us to discuss his thoughts after the first debate between the candidates for Illinois’ 12th Congressional District.

Eric Thorsland 10-08-2014

The Democratic challenger in Illinois’ 15th Congressional race, Eric Thorsland, joins us on The Morning Newswatch to discuss his campaign and answer questions over the phone from listeners.

Sharon Harris-Johnson 10-08-2014

Sharon Harris-Johnson, the Democrat running for Jackson County Treasurer, joins us to discuss her campaign.

Paul Echols 10-07-2014

Former Carbondale Police Lieutenant Paul Echols joins us to discuss his book, In Cold Pursuit, about the hunt for serial murderer Timothy Krajcir and the Nine Angels scholarship developed for criminology and criminal justice majors at SIU-Carbondale.

Kevin Baity 10-07-2014

Carbondale City Manager Kevin Baity joins us to discuss the opening of the new fire station and the search for a new police chief, among other topics.

Rae Goldsmith, Benjamin Newman 10-06-2014

SIU spokesperson Rae Goldsmith and SIU Department of Public Safety director Benjamin Newman join us to discuss the university, crime and the perception of crime on campus.

John Mize 10-06-2014

John Mize, a landlord in West Frankfort pushing the question regarding Home Rule in West Frankfrot, joins us to discuss his opposition to Home Rule and why he feels people should vote ‘Yes’ on the ballot question

John Shimkus 10-03-2014

Republican Congressman John Shimkus joins us to discuss issues like ISIS, coal production in the U.S. and immigration. He also answered a view questions from listeners over the phone.