GOP candidates stumping in Illinois

March 15, 2012 1:43:56 PM PDT
Republican presidential candidates will be spending a lot of time in Illinois between now and next Tuesday's primary.

Rick Santorum has two events scheduled in Arlington Heights on Friday. Then he travels to Effingham, Mount Vernon and Herrin on Saturday.

Mitt Romney is slated to appear at a pancake restaurant in Rosemont Friday morning, then in the afternoon he will be joined by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie at an event in Elmhurst.

Romney has not finalized his plans for the weekend.