Midwest Week

Fridays at 6:20 PM

A Friday feature at 6:20 PM, during All Things Considered,  that reviews the major stories with the reporters who covered them.

Illinois Capitol
State of Illinois

On Midwest Week, for the first time in many, many years, Illinois has reformed its school funding formula, but it wasn't easy.

On Midwest Week, Davenport challenges the state of Iowa to fix the school aid formula.  

On Midwest Week, why one of our most popular sports might be "under siege."

A judge is expected to rule soon in the bitter dispute between the Muscatine city council and mayor, and whether she should keep her job.

One year after a Quad Cities veteran committed suicide, the V-A has announced results of its investigation.

Now that the impasse over the Illinois state budget is over, a new impasse is over state funding for schools.

WVIK News

Another young player gets his first victory at the John Deere Classic.

State of Illinois

Illinois now has its first state budget in two years, but it doesn't answer some important questions, like how k-12 schools will be funded.

State of Iowa

As the state's new fiscal year begins, Iowa's new governor faces some serious problems, including the budget.

Col. Davenport Historical Foundation

On Midwest Week, preserving historic homes in the Quad Cities - from the early 1800's and the 1950's.

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