Friday, Oct. 22, 2021
Representative Adam Kinzinger was the only Republican member of Congress from Illinois who voted to hold Trump ally Steve Bannon in contempt for defying a subpoena from the committee investigating the January 6th attack on the US Capitol.
African-American enrollment in the University of Illinois system has inched up in recent years, but it’s still far from representative of the state as a whole.
For the second time this year, Champaign County has a new district map for next year’s election.
In today’s deep dive, we’ll take a look at Illinois’ progress on getting 1 million new electric vehicles on the roads.
217 Today is produced by Farrah Anderson. Reporting today contributed by Susan Stephens, Emily Hays, Jim Meadows and Caroline Kubzansky.