State Week http://wuis.org en Listen To State Week - November 15, 2013 http://wuis.org/post/listen-state-week-november-15-2013 <p></p><p>More on Paul Vallas, the other gubernatorial candidates, a possible legislative session in December, and same sex marriages</p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 21:39:22 +0000 Sinta Seiber 13365 at http://wuis.org Listen To State Week - November 15, 2013 Listen To State Week - November 8, 2013 http://wuis.org/post/listen-state-week-november-8-2013 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week’s House debate on same-sex marriage &amp; Governor Quinn selects Paul </span>Vallas<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as his running mate.&nbsp;</span></p> Sat, 09 Nov 2013 14:45:37 +0000 Sinta Seiber 12710 at http://wuis.org Listen To State Week - November 8, 2013 Listen To State Week - November 1, 2013 http://wuis.org/post/listen-state-week-november-1-2013 <p></p><p>This week, an overview of the Fall Veto Session so far, the possibility of tax breaks for Archer Daniels Midland, and the dustup between House Speaker Madigan and the Better Government Association.</p><p></p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 18:34:01 +0000 Bob Meyer 12186 at http://wuis.org Listen To State Week - November 1, 2013 Listen To State Week - October 11, 2013 http://wuis.org/post/listen-state-week-october-11-2013 <p></p><p>This week&#39;s topics include gubernatorial hopeful Bruce Rauner&#39;s choice for his Lt. Governor running mate, the state deal with Amtrak to keep shorter-run rail lines running, and new license requirements for all-terrain-vehicles.</p><p></p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 18:47:27 +0000 Bob Meyer 10765 at http://wuis.org Listen To State Week - October 11, 2013 Listen To State Week - October 4, 2013 http://wuis.org/post/listen-state-week-october-4-2013 <p></p><p>This week&#39;s topics include the rollout of the Affordable Care Act in Illinois, how the Federal Shutdown is affecting the state, and the debate over tax breaks for Archer Daniels Midland and other companies.</p><p></p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 19:50:41 +0000 Bob Meyer 10322 at http://wuis.org Listen To State Week - October 4, 2013 Listen To State Week - September 27, 2013 http://wuis.org/post/listen-state-week-september-27-2013 <p></p><p>This week&#39;s topics include a court decision preventing Governor Quinn from blocking Illinois lawmakers&#39; pay, the Illinois Democratic Party&#39;s official endorsement of Pat Quinn in the next gubernatorial race, and new reports indicating that conditions in the state&#39;s juvenile detention facilities are not improving.</p><p></p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 18:25:26 +0000 Bob Meyer 9813 at http://wuis.org Listen To State Week - September 27, 2013 Listen To State Week - September 13, 2013 http://wuis.org/post/listen-state-week-september-13-2013 <p></p><p>This week's topics include Democratic Party choices for endorsement of a Governor candidate, Secretary of State Jesse White announces he'll seek re-election, and the controversy over Capitol Building renovations continues.</p><p></p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 18:37:05 +0000 Bob Meyer 8864 at http://wuis.org Listen To State Week - September 13, 2013 Listen to State Week - September 6, 2013 http://wuis.org/post/listen-state-week-september-6-2013 <p></p><p>This week's topics include the next Governors race and some questions about the cost of renovating the State Capitol Building.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 19:48:50 +0000 Bob Meyer 8483 at http://wuis.org Listen to State Week - September 6, 2013 Listen to State Week - August 30, 2013 http://wuis.org/post/listen-state-week-august-30-2013 <p></p><p>Topics this week: Leadership change for Illinois House Republicans and a state lawmaker forgoes a bid for governor in the next election.</p><p>This week's guest is Kurt Erickson of Lee Enterprises.</p><p></p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 20:11:16 +0000 Bob Meyer 8138 at http://wuis.org Listen to State Week - August 30, 2013 Listen to State Week - August 23, 2013 http://wuis.org/post/listen-state-week-august-23-2013 <p>The topics on this edition of <strong>State Week in Review</strong> include Republican Tom Cross' announcement that he is stepping down from the position of House Minority Leader and raising the speed limit for Illinois interstate highways.<br><br>This week's panel consists of Sean Crawford, Charlie Wheeler, Amanda Vinicky, and Brian Mackey.</p><p></p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 18:37:39 +0000 Bob Meyer 7780 at http://wuis.org Listen to State Week - August 23, 2013