CapitolView

  • Hosted by Bernie Schoenburg
  • Local Host Bruce Rushton

CapitolView is a weekly, roundtable discussion with Statehouse journalists and other political watchers.

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Host Bruce Rushton of The Illinois Times joins guests Jerry Nowicki of Capitol News Illinois and Freelance Reporter Hannah Meisel to discuss the award of dispensary licenses to people who want to sell marijuana over the counter in Illinois, the House Investigative Committee on Mike Madigan, and the graduated income tax vs. flat income tax campaign.

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Host Bruce Rushton  of the Illinois Times joins guests Raymon Troncoso of Capitol News Illinois, and Emeritus UIS Professor Kent Redfield to discuss the ongoing controversy surrounding ComEd and House Speaker Michael Madigan, plus the latest on COVID-19.

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Host Bruce Rushton of The Illinois Times joins guests Jerry Nowicki of Capitol News Illinois and Charlie Wheeler, retired Director of the Public Affairs Reporting Program at UIS, to discuss the latest on Covid-19 specifically an IDPH investigation into nursing homes, and the Republican National Convention.

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Host Bernie Schoenburg of the State Journal-Register, with guests Dave Dahl of WTAX NewsRadio and Rebecca Anzel of Capitol News Illinois, discuss changes being made to statues on the Capitol grounds, the latest on COVID-19, cutbacks to the US Postal Service operations, some Illinois lawmakers getting mistreated by law enforcement, and remembering former Gov. Jim Thompson.

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Host Bruce Rushton of the Illinois Times, with guests Jerry Nowicki of Capitol News Illinois and Freelance Reporter Hannah Meisel discuss the latest in the ComEd indictment and House Speaker Michael Madigan, 2020 general elections, Gov. JB Pritzker and ethics reform, and the latest on COVID-19 in Illinois.

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Host Bruce Rushton of the Illinois Times talks with guests Dave Dahl of WTAX Radio and Peter Hancock of Capitol News Illinois.

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Host Bernie Schoenburg of the State Journal-Register joins guests Charlie Wheeler of the University of Illinois- Springfield and Rebecca Anzel of Capitol News Illinois to talk about the week's news in capitol politics.

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Host Bruce Rushton of the Illinois Times joins guests Charlie Wheeler of the Univeristy of Illinois- Springfield and Jerry Nowicki of Capitol News Illinois to talk about the week's news in capitol politics.

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Host Bernie Schoenburg of The State Journal-Register talks with Dave Dahl of WTAX-Radio and Peter Hancock of Capitol News Illinois about the latest happenings in Springfield.

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Host Bernie Schoenburg of the State Journal-Register talks with Kent Redfield and Charlie Wheeler, both of the University of Illinois-Springfield.

In this episode, how Illinois' transition into a new phase of reopening is going, what the prospects look like for candidates in November, and more.

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Host Bruce Rushton of the Illinois Times talks with Sarah Mansur of the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin and Charlie Wheeler of the University of Illinois - Springfield.

In this episode, Illinois prepares to move to Phase 4 of the governor's Reopen Illinois plan, plus all the week's news from the state capitol.

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Host Bruce Rushton talks with WTAX's Dave Dahl and Capitol News Illinois' Jerry Nowicki about the week's news from the Illinois Capitol.

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Host Bernard Schoenburg of The State Journal-Register talks with panelists Kent Redfield of the University of Illinois Springfield and Peter Hancock of Capitol News Illinois about the week in state government and politics.

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Host Bernard Schoenburg of The State Journal-Register talks with panelists Rebecca Anzel of Capitol News Illinois and Sam Dunklau of NPR Illinois about the week in state government and politics.