217 Today: Redistricting puts some Vermilion County voters in the same congressional district with part of Chicago
Tuesday, September 13, 2022
- Illinois Supreme Court Chief Justice Anne Burke will retire from the bench later this year, court officials announced today.
- Millions of Illinoisans will see money show up in the mail or in their bank accounts over the next six to eight weeks.
- Faculty unions at five public Illinois universities held coordinated rallies last week to push for higher wages and small faculty-student ratios.
- Urbana Middle and High Schools were on “soft lockdown” for a short period late yesterday after a traffic stop went wrong.
In today's deep dive, we’ll take a closer look at new congressional districts in Vermilion County.
217 Today is produced by Sydney Wood. Reporting today contributed by Hannah Meisel, Alex Degman, Emily Hays and Harrison Malkin.