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State Week: Who's in and who's out of 2022 congressional races

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Brian Mackey

Some big announcements in recent days set the stage for what's expected to be an interesting election year. Longtime Congressman Bobby Rush bows out, likely creating a free-for-all in who will replace him. It also appears a couple of freshmen lawmakers will mount challenges against more established politicians in their party.

We also get a COVID update as cases and hospitalizations rise.

Host Sean Crawford is joined by Statehouse Editor Hannah Meisel, emeritus professor Charlie Wheeler and Peter Hancock with Capitol News Illinois.

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