Monday, October 23, 2023
- One Republican from Illinois’ congressional delegation is frustrated at his party’s inability to elect a new House speaker.
- Some Illinois lawmakers accepted campaign donations from red light camera companies even though they had just passed a bill to prohibit those contributions.
- A new facility at Parkland College in Champaign will train students to become service technicians for farm equipment made by AGCO.
- The Fighting Illini football team lost their Homecoming game to the Wisconsin Badgers Saturday, 25-to-21.
In today’s deep dive, we’ll learn more about the barriers to clean water in tribal communities and the fight for infrastructure funding on one Nebraska reservation.
Reporting today contributed by Dave McKinney, Jim Meadows, Alex Degman, Colin Hislope and Brian Beach.