WJPF Morning Newswatch

Kathy Renfro 12-16-2015

Tom Miller sits down with Kathy Renfro, Executive Director of the Carbondale Park District to discuss a $400,000 line of credit secured for the Carbondale Splash Park construction.

brandon phelps

Brandon Phelps 12-15-2015

Tom Miller sits down to discuss the ongoing budget impasse with IL State Rep. Brandon Phelps (D-Harrisburg).

Michael Frerichs

Michael Frerichs 12-15-2015

Tom Miller discusses Illinois’ $111 billion unfunded pension liability with IL Treasurer Michael Frerichs.


Matt Donkin 12-14-2015

Tom Miller sits down to discuss ESSA (the Every Student Succeeds Act), meant to replace No Child Left Behind, with Regional Superintendent Matt Donkin.

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LaShonda Thomas 12-14-2015

Tom Miller discusses healthcare with LaShonda Thomas of the Patient Innovation Center before the next ACA deadline to sign up for coverage.

IL Comptroller Leslie Munger

Leslie Munger 12-10-2015

Tom Miller discusses the backlog of unpaid state bills with IL Comptroller Leslie Munger.


Paul Echols 12-10-2015

Tom Miller sits down with Paul Echols, Detective, and Author of the book In Cold Pursuit.


Jim Marlo 12-09-2015

Tom Miller sits down with Williamson County Chairman Jim Marlo to discuss the revenue recently released to local governments by the IL General Assembly.


David England 12-09-2015

Tom Miller sits down with Retired Finance Professor David England to discuss the impact that low oil prices is having on the economy.

State Representative Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro)

Terri Bryant 12-08-2015

Tom Miller sits down with IL State Rep. Terri Bryant to discuss funding passed by the General Assembly meant for local governments, road work, 911 dispatch centers, domestic violence, as well as lottery payments.