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Saturday, January 25, 2020

​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker speaks at Illinois National Guard, 135th Chemical Company deployment ceremony.  Audio also includes Illinois Adjutant General Richard Neely, Asst. Adjutant General Mark Jackson and Company Commander Cpt. Eric Rezba.

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Friday, January 24, 2020

​More than 153,000 deer taken during firearm, youth, archery, etc. seasons.

Soundbite:  IDNR Spokesperson Rachel Torbert

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker visits Carlinville Intermediate School and discusses investments in early childhood programs.  Audio also includes Sen. Andy Manar.  Video is also available.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Q & A w/Governor JB Pritzker after Carlinville event.

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​Governor JB Pritzker signs law capping the monthly cost of insulin for patients.

Soundbite:  Governor JB Pritzker, Megan Blair

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​Case of coronavirus confirmed in Chicago.

Soundbite:  IDPH Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike

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​RAW AUDIO:  Statement from IDPH Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike on coronavirus case in Chicago.  Video is also available.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker signs bill capping the cost of insulin and discusses coronavirus case in Chicago.  Audio also includes Sen. Andy Manar, Megan Blair, AARP Illinois' Ryan Gruenenfelder and Josie Edelson.  Video is also available.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Q & A w/Governor JB Pritzker after insulin bill signing.

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Weekly Weather Summary (State Climatologist Trent Ford).

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Live Stream

Governor JB Pritzker delivers the State of the State Address

Wednesday, January 29th - 12 p.m.

Live video, video w/captioning and audio-only streams will be available and raw audio and stories will be posted. 

Thursday, January 23, 2020

​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker visits Vivian T. Adams Early Childhood Center in East St. Louis and discusses early childhood investments.  Audio also includes Rep. LaToya Greenwood, Sen. Christopher Belt and more.  Video is also available.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Q & A w/Governor JB Pritzker after East St. Louis event.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker discusses Rebuild Illinois projects at SIU-Edwardsville.  Audio also includes SIUE Chancellor Randy Pembrook, Rep. Jay Hoffman and more.  Video is also available.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Q & A w/Governor JB Pritzker in Edwardsville.

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​ISP warns about a recent phone scam.

Soundbite:  ISP Sgt. Joey Watson

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker visits the Heartland Kids Early Learning Center in Marion and discusses investments in early childhood education.  Audio also includes Heartland Kids Early Learning Center CEO Bonnie Brackett, Sen. Dale Fowler, Rep. Dave Severin and more.  Video is also available.

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Tax filing season begins Monday, January 27th.

Soundbite:  IDOR Spokesperson Sam Salustro

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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

​Governor signs law to give students time off to vote.

Soundbite:  Governor JB Pritzker, Sen. Elgie Sims

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker signs bill giving students time off to vote.  Audio also include Sen. Elgie Sims, Thornton Fractional North teacher Emily Biegel and Thornton Fractional School Board V.P. LeeAnn Revis.  Video is also available.

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​RAW AUDIO:  House Republicans discuss voters registration errors.  Audio includes Rep. Tim Butler, Congressman Rodney Davis, Rep. Avery Bourne, Sen. Steve McClure and Rep. CD Davidsmeyer.

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​Governor JB Pritzker commits to universal home visits for eligible families by 2025.

Soundbite:  Governor JB Pritzker

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker discusses investments in early childhood.  Video is also available.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Q & A w/Governor JB Pritzker.

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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker discusses Rebuild Illinois investments at SIU Carbondale.  Audio also includes SIUC Provost Meera Komarraju, Sen. Dale Fowler and SIUC student Mackenzie Rosario.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Q & A w/Governor JB Pritzker.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker speaks at Illinois Army National Guard deployment ceremony in Carbondale.  Audio also includes Illinois Adjutant General Richard Neely.

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​ISP issues 281 Mover Over Law tickets during last week's "Operation Lambert" special enforcement detail.

Soundbite:  ISP Sgt. Delila Garcia

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Monday, January 20, 2020

​Governor JB Pritzker celebrates MLK Jr. Day and thanks volunteers.

Soundbite:  Governor JB Pritzker

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker joins City Year Chicago's Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service.  Audio also includes Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx, Lt. Governor Julianna Stratton, U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth, U.S. Senator Dick Durbin and Salesforce COO Andy Kofoid.  Video is also available.

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Sunday, January 19, 2020

​RAW AUDIO:  Media availability w/newly elected Sen. President Don Harmon.

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​The Illinois Senate has a new leader.

Soundbite:  Sen. President Don Harmon

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​Sen. President John Cullerton resigns from the Illinois Senate.

Soundbite:  John Cullerton

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​RAW AUDIO:  Sen. President John Cullerton resigns.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Sen. Don Harmon elected new Senate President.

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RAW AUDIO:  Colleagues nominate Sen. Don Harmon for Senate President.  Audio includes Sen. Kimberly Lightford, Sen. Omar Aquino and Sen. Laura Murphy.

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Friday, January 17, 2020

​Governor JB Pritzker says the U of I will expand free tuition for low income families program.

Soundbite:  Governor JB Pritzker

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​Governor signs License to Work law, so people don't lose their license for non-moving violations like parking tickets.

Soundbite:  Governor JB Pritzker, Rep. Carol Ammons

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker signs License to Work law.  Audio also includes Rep. Carol Ammons, Sen. Omar Aquino, Chicago City Clerk Anna Valencia, Secretary of State Jesse White, House Minority Leader Jim Durkin and Rodney Shelton.  Video is also available.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Q & A w/Governor JB Pritzker.

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​Governor JB Pritzker announces nearly $30 million in grants for park projects around the state.

Soundbite:  IDNR Spokesperson Rachel Torbert

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​Weekly Weather Summary (State Climatologist Trent Ford).

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

​Illinois Lottery awarded nearly $1.7 billion in prizes last year.

Soundbite:  IL Lottery Spokesperson Jason Schaumburg

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​Serve Illinois urges the public to put in some volunteer hours on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Soundbite:  Serve Illinois Exec. Director Scott McFarland

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​ICJIA announces areas eligible for Restore, Reinvest and Renew Program Grants, funded by cannabis legalization.

Soundbite:  ICJIA Acting Director Jason Stamps

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

​Special commission looking at tightening up state lobbying laws.

Soundbite:  Sen. Elgie Sims, Reform For Illinois' Alisa Kaplan

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​Study looks at use of naloxone by police departments in Illinois to combat opioid overdoses.

Soundbite:  ICJIA Researcher Jessica Reichart

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker discusses the importance of blood donation at an American Red Cross Blood Drive in Chicago.  Video is also available.

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Governor JB Pritzker says he expects full cooperation with investigation into McClain email.

Soundbite:  Governor JB Pritzker

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​RAW AUDIO:  House Republicans discuss concerns about the state Property Tax Relief Force.  Audio includes Rep. Dan Brady, Rep. Tim Butler, Rep. Mike Murphy and Rep. Tom Bennett.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker signs multi-year senior homestead exemption into law.  Audio also includes Rep. Fred Crespo and Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi.  Video is also available.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Q & A w/Governor JB Pritzker.

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​Illinois Lottery offers two new Monopoly multiplier instant tickets.

Soundbite:  IL Lottery Spokesperson Jason Schaumburg

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​RAW AUDIO:  Illinois Lottery promotes new Monopoly 10X and 25X instant tickets.  Audio includes Lottery spokesperson Jason Schaumburg.  Video is also available.

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Monday, January 13, 2020

​Unique Venues magazine names the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield the best venue in the country for "unique experiences."

Soundbite:  ALPLM Spokesperson Chris Wills

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​Comptroller Susana Mendoza pushes to end 'exit bonus' pay for lawmakers.

Soundbite:  Comptroller Susana Mendoza

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​ISP launches "Operation Lambert" in honor of fallen Trooper Christopher Lambert, focusing on the state's Move Over law.

Soundbite:  ISP Sgt. Delila Garcia

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