US http://peoriapublicradio.org en EU diplomats talk free trade at Bradley University http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/eu-diplomats-talk-free-trade-bradley-university <div>Bradley University hosted a panel with foreign diplomats to talk about negotiations for the latest possible free trade agreement. &nbsp;The U.S. and European Union are in talks over the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership. Angela Weck directs the Peoria Area World Affairs Council that hosted the event. &nbsp;She says an eventual agreement will impact Central Illinois:</div><p> Fri, 02 May 2014 00:01:54 +0000 Alex Rusciano 22681 at http://peoriapublicradio.org EU diplomats talk free trade at Bradley University Caterpillar to testify Tuesday on offshore taxes http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/caterpillar-testify-tuesday-offshore-taxes <p>Caterpillar says it acts ethically and complies with all federal and state tax laws. &nbsp;That’s part of the message company Finance Services Vice President Julie Lagacy plans to deliver at a U-S Senate investigative panel Tuesday.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 22:02:09 +0000 Alex Rusciano 21085 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Caterpillar to testify Tuesday on offshore taxes IL Republican Senate candidates have tough fight ahead, whoever wins http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/il-republican-senate-candidates-have-tough-fight-ahead-whoever-wins <div>The two Republicans running for U.S. Senate in Illinois have just one more day to campaign before the primary. Whoever wins will have a tough fight in November’s general election.</div><p> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Alex Keefe 20270 at http://peoriapublicradio.org IL Republican Senate candidates have tough fight ahead, whoever wins IL Senate candidates trade jabs http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/il-senate-candidates-trade-jabs <p></p><div>On the first day they officially became campaign rivals, a Republican running for U.S. Senate took jabs at his primary opponent. &nbsp;Businessman and West Point graduate Doug Truax questioned Jim Oberweis's tax practices.</div><p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 04:24:54 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 15452 at http://peoriapublicradio.org IL Senate candidates trade jabs