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We post several news stories and plenty of raw audio each day about state programs and services, press conferences and legislative action. We also offer PSA production, CD duplication, voiceovers, live streaming of major events and other audio services.

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Friday, November 17, 2017

​Governor Bruce Rauner is touting the importance of apprenticeship programs.

Soundbite:  Governor Bruce Rauner​

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor Bruce Rauner joins in National Apprenticeship Week event at Aon Center in Chicago. Video is also available​

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​Weekly Weather Summary (State Climatologist Jim Angel).

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​Hunters reminded they need to register deer they harvest during this weekend's firearm deer season.

Soundbite:  IDNR Spokesperson Ed Cross

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

​Governor Bruce Rauner signs sexual harassment​ legislation.

Soundbite:  Governor Bruce Rauner

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​Unemployment rate down, jobs up in October.

Soundbite:  IDES Spokesperson Bob Gough​

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​Governor Bruce Rauner signs tax credit for flood victims.

Soundbite:  Governor Bruce Rauner, Sen. Dan McConchie

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor Bruce Rauner signs SB 403, which provides a tax credit to help Illinoisans recover and rebuild from this year's flooding. Audio also includes Sen. Dan McConchie and on-topic Q & A. Video is also available​.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Q & A w/Governor Bruce Rauner.

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017

​RAW AUDIO:  Governor Bruce Rauner announces new off-road vehicle trail project at Sahara Woods State Fish and Wildlife area. Audio also includes IDNR Director Wayne Rosenthal and Sen. Dave Fowler. Video is also available​.

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RAW AUDIO:  Q & A w/Governor Bruce Rauner and IDNR Director Wayne Rosenthal.

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​ALPLM opens new Christmas at the White House exhibit beginning Friday.

Soundbite:  ALPLM Spokesperson Chris Wills 

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​Attorney General Lisa Madigan urges consumers who lost money to scammers using Western Union to file a claim for a refund.

Soundbite:  Attorney General Lisa Madigan

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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

​Firearm deer season begins this weekend and officials urge hunters to make safety a priority.

Soundbite:  IDNR Spokesperson Ed Cross

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Monday, November 13, 2017

​Public health officials remind you don't always need antibiotics when you get sick.

Soundbite:  IDPH Spokesperson Melaney Arnold

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​Shared parenting bill​ aims to keep fathers involved in their child's life after divorce.

Soundbite:  Rep. La Shawn Ford, Illinois Fathers for Equality's Corrie Ray

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​Weekly Crop Report.

Soundbite:  Crop Statistician Mark Schleusener

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Saturday, November 11, 2017

​RAW AUDIO:  Governor Bruce Rauner commends Student Laureates honored by Lincoln Academy. Audio also includes Lincoln Academy Chancellor Stephanie Pace Marshall. Video is also available​.

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Friday, November 10, 2017

​RAW AUDIO:  Governor Bruce Rauner speaks at Veteran's Day ceremony at Hines VA Hospital. Video is also available​.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor Bruce Rauner speaks at Veteran's Day event at Geneva Middle School North. Video is also available​.

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​Weekly Weather Summary (State Climatologist Jim Angel).

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Thursday, November 09, 2017

​State officials urge veterans to take advantage of employment services.

Soundbite:  IDES Spokesperson Bob Gough

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor Bruce Rauner attends Illinois National Guard Deployment. Video is also available​.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Q & A w/Governor Bruce Rauner.

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​National Donor Sabbath; dispelling​ myths about organ donation.

Soundbite:  Secretary of State Jesse White

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​RAW AUDIO:  National Donor Sabbath. Audio includes Secretary of State Jesse White, Darvece Munson, Andrew Holmes, First Ladies Health Initiative Tracy Alston and Angela Moore.  

Note: A PSA on this topic is available on our PSA page. Any airtime you can provide for this important message is appreciated.

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Wednesday, November 08, 2017

​Law​ requires schools to teach students cursive writing.

Soundbite:  Sen. Kimberly Lightford

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​Senate joins the House in overriding veto of the Debt Transparency Act​; Comptroller's Office starts paying down state's backlog of bills.

Soundbite:  Sen. Andy Manar, Comptroller Susana Mendoza

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​RAW AUDIO:  Comptroller Susana Mendoza discusses the Debt Transparency Act and payment of state's backlog of bills. Audio also includes Sen. Andy Manar.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Rep. La Shawn Ford discusses HB 4113, regarding co-parenting. Audio also includes Steven Westerfield, Illinois Fathers for Equality President Chad Loudermilk, Illinois Fathers for Equality VP Corrie Ray, Dads Can Too President Jesse West and Carolyn Quinn.

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State launches holiday card drive for service members.

Soundbite:  Governor Bruce Rauner

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Governor Bruce Rauner announces the Honor 200 initiative for veterans.

Soundbite:  Governor Bruce Rauner

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​RAW AUDIO:  2017 Salute to Illinois Veterans at the State Capitol; Governor announces Honor 200 initative​. Audio includes IDVA Asst. Director Harry Sawyer, Sen. GOP Leader Bill Brady, Governor Bruce Rauner and IDVA Director Erica Jeffries. Video is also available​.

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Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Legislature approves bill mandating sexual harassment training for lawmakers, staff and lobbyists.

Soundbite:  Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie, Rep. Kelly Cassidy

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​Governor Bruce Rauner says his recent trade mission to Israel was a success.

Soundbite:  Governor Bruce Rauner

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Lawmakers approve bill expanding statute of limitations on complaints filed against legislators and staff over the past couple of years.

Soundbite:  Sen. Karen McConnaughay, Sen. Heather Steans

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​RAW AUDIO:  Rep. Grand Wehrli discusses updating the Office of Legislative Inspector General and HB 4151​. Audio also includes Rep. Mark Batnick and Rep. Keith Wheeler.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor Bruce Rauner cuts ribbon on new Genearl Mills distribution center in Wilmington. Audio also includes General Mills VP for Global Workplace Solutions Mike Nordstrom, Elion Partners Managing Director of Development Michael Stellino and Rep. Sue Rezin. Video is also available.

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​RAW AUDIO:   Rep. David Harris discusses HR 530, urging Illinois to get involved with the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Foundation's Wall of Faces project. Audio also includes Andrew Johnson and John Galer. 

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​RAW AUDIO:  Advocates push for passage of gun dealer licensing bill. Audio includes IL Gun Violence Prevention Coalition's Kathleen Sances and Rep. Kathleen Willis.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor Bruce Rauner speaks with reporters via conference call about his recent trade mission to Israel.

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Monday, November 06, 2017

​Illinois Department of Revenue offering details about the new Invest in Kids Act, which is a tax-credit scholarship program.

Soundbite:  IL Dept. of Revenue Spokesperson Terry Horstman

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor Bruce Rauner announces launch of Pathway to Enterprise for Returning Citizens program. Audio also includes Sunshine Enterprises' Exec. Director Joel Hamernick, ICJIA Deputy Director Randy Kurtz and CNI V.P. of Lending Erica King.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Q & A w/Governor Bruce Rauner. 

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​Weekly Crop Report.

Soundbite:  Crop Statistician Mark Schleusener

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Sunday, November 05, 2017

​Governor Bruce Rauner declares a harvest emergency in Illinois.

Soundbite:  IL Dept. of Agriculture Director Raymond Poe, Governor Bruce Rauner

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor Bruce Rauner declares a harvest emergency. Audio also includes IL Dept. of Agriculture Director Raymond Poe and more. Video is also available.

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Saturday, November 04, 2017

​RAW AUDIO:  Governor Bruce Rauner attends A Safe Haven Heroes and Hope Gala in Chicago. Video is also available​.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor Bruce Rauner attends the Chicago Urban League Golden Fellowship Dinner in Chicago. Video is also available​.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor Bruce Rauner announces Illinois National Guard deployment. Audio also includes General Richard J. Hayes Jr., IEMA Director James Joseph and more. Video is also available​.

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