217 Today: Trump did not sign Illinois’ loyalty oath that says he won’t advocate for overthrowing the government
Friday, January 12, 2024
- Illinois is awarding a grant to help a cancer treatment center in southern Illinois expand.
- There was a nearly 50% jump in the number of people from other states who came to Illinois for an abortion the year Roe v. Wade was overturned.
- Agricultural officials want Congress to pass a farm bill as soon as possible.
- The Fighting Illini men’s basketball team defeated the Michigan State Spartans at home last night.
In today's deep dive, we'll hear a conversation with reporter Dave McKinney about his recent coverage of Donald Trump’s candidacy for Illinois’ primary.
217 Today is produced by Stephanie Mosqueda. Reporting contributed by Reginald Hardwick, Alex Degman, Kristen Schorsch, Sheila Brummer, Colin Hislope and Dave McKinney.