WJPF Morning Newswatch

Dabrowski, Ted

Ted Dabrowski 01-20-2016

Tom Miller discusses the stalled contract negotiations between the Rauner administration and AFSCME with Ted Dabrowski, Vice President of Policy for the IL Policy Institute.


David Yepsen 01-19-2015

Michael Roberts discusses the latest developments in the race for the White House with David Yepsen, Executive Director of the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute, who is currently working in Iowa before the Iowa Caucus.

Shimkus, John

John Shimkus 01-18-2015

Michael Roberts discusses the ramifications of a prisoner swap with Iran with Congressman John Shimkus (R-IL).

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Jim Bray 01-15-2016

Michael Roberts discusses a proposal to amend the IL Constitution which would create an independent commission to draw legislative maps with Jim Bray, spokesperson for the Independent Map Amendment Coalition.

State Representative Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro)

Terri Bryant 01-14-2016

Michael Roberts discusses the ongoing budget impasse, and the cancelled first spring session days of 2016 with IL State Rep. Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro).


David England 01-14-2016

Michael Roberts sits down with David England, retired Finance Professor at John A. Logan College, to discuss the ramifications surrounding the steep drop in oil prices, as well as a spike in prices for gold, and the

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David Luechtefeld 01-13-2015

Tom Miller discusses the first day of Spring Session in the IL Senate for 2016 with IL State Senator David Luechtefeld (R-Okawville).

brandon phelps

Brandon Phelps 01-13-2016

Tom Miller discusses the scheduled session days recently nixed by House Speaker Michael Madigan with IL State Rep. Brandon Phelps


Dr. Terry Brown 01-12-2016

Tom Miller sits down with Dr. Terry Brown, a certified sleep specialist, to discuss how you can get a more restful night’s sleep, and the science of what goes on when you shut your eyes for the


Doug Kimmel 01-12-2016

Tom Miller sits down with Doug Kimmel, manager of the Williamson County Regional Airport to discuss REAL ID, and what it means for Illinois travelers in the coming months.