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  1. Candidate Interview: Al Reynolds


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    Al Reynolds (R-Danville) came to politics through the Tea Party movement. He says his opposition to expanding government, excessive taxation and unbalanced budgets led him to found the East Central…

  2. Candidate Interview: Shane Cultra


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    State Representative Shane Cultra (R-Onarga) is running for his 5th term in the 105th Illinois House District. He tells Illinois Public Media’s Jim Meadows that it will take serious spending…

  3. Candidate Interview: Vince LaMie


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    Green Party candidate Vince LaMie of the Iroquois County town of Woodworth is challenging incumbent State Representative Shane Cultra (R-Onarga) for Illinois’ 105th House District seat. LaMie…

  4. Candidate Interview: Mike Frerichs


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    Mike Frerichs (D-Champaign) says his first term in the Illinois Senate has been a frustrating one, because legislators have failed to address the state’s budget problems --- although he thinks…

  5. Candidate Interview: Michael Puhr


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    State Representative candidate Michael Puhr (D-Danville) says he agrees with governor Pat Quinn’s assertion that Illinois will not be able to get out from under its budget deficit and pension…

  6. Candidate Interview: Chad Hays


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    Republican Chad Hays of Catlin is running for the 104th District House seat being vacated by Bill Black. Hays says the “zero-based budgeting” concept has worked for his employer, Provena…

  7. Candidate Interview: Tim Johnson


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    15th district Congressman Tim Johnson (R-Urbana) is running for a sixth term in the U.S. House, sometimes bucking the GOP trend on issues like the environment and the nation’s involvement in…

  8. Candidate Interview: Dale Righter


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    State Senator Dale Righter (R-Mattoon) is running for re-election against Democrat Josh Weger. Righter speaks to Illinois Public Media's Sean Powers about what he thinks should be done to erase…

  9. Candidate Interview: David Gill


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    David Gill (D - Bloomington) is making his third run at incumbent Republican U.S. Rep. Tim Johnson in the 15th District Congressional race. Gill’s first two campaigns focused heavily on universal…

  10. Illinois Pioneers: University of Illinois history


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    Episode #8 Air date: October 23, 2010 Most of us think about history in terms of the events we have personally witnessed. “But history precedes us and then continues with the next generations,”…

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    • Illinois Pioneers: Streetcars and the Interurban


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      Episode #7 Air date: September 23, 2010 on WILL-TV The first streetcar in Champaign-Urbana was powered by horses, pulling passengers on a rail between the Illinois Central depot in Champaign and…

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      • Illinois Pioneers: Vice and Bootlegging


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        Episode #6 Air date: August 26, 2010 on WILL-TV The presence of railroad workers, soldiers from Chanute Air Force Base in Rantoul and University of Illinois students insured that Champaign always…

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