Wednesday, April 26, 2023
- The case against four former Commonwealth Edison executives and lobbyists is now in the hands of a federal jury.
- Southern Illinois University trustees will vote on next year’s tuition and fee schedules when they meet this week in Carbondale.
- The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled to keep the abortion pill Mifepristone available for use.
- Southern Illinois Congressman Mike Bost said more needs to be done to make the job of border agents easier.
In today’s deep dive, we’ll learn how Illinois colleges and universities are creating cannabis programs to meet the growing demand for workers.
217 Today is produced by Sydney Wood. Reporting today contributed by Dave McKinney, Jennifer Fuller, Mae Antar, Benjy Jeffords and Alex Degman.