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William Enyart
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Length: 26:40

Newly sworn U.S. Representative William Enyart (D-Belleville) is our guest on this edition of WSIU InFocus. Congressman Enyart, an attorney and former Illinois Adjutant General of the Illinois National Guard, was elected to the U.S, House of Representatives from Illinois' 12th Congressional District in November. Interviewed by WSIU-TV senior producer Jak Tichenor and WSIU Radio morning news anchor Jennifer Fuller, Enyart will discuss the impact of the federal budget sequestration on southwestern Illinois, including Scott Air Force Base at Belleville, closing air traffic control towers at Carbondale, Marion, and Cahokia, efforts to improve navigation on the Mississippi River, his work on the U.S. Armed Services Committee and the U.S. House Committee on Agriculture, and a host of other issues of interest to viewers.

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Link To video segment: Episode: 806