Butterball to close Illinois Aurora-area plant

Brendan Bakala / JOBS + GROWTH MAY 18, 2017 The plant will close its doors by July 17 and offer some employees relocation opportunities. Butterball announced that it will close its Montgomery-based facility, costing 600 jobs. The Montgomery plant specialized in bacon processing and will close its doors permanently by July 17. Butterball cited “changing …

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Illinois lawmakers believe that taking more money from citizens is the solution to the problem they created

Call to Action IL Senator McConchie Outlines the Simplicity of the Budget Crisis Written By John Biver Two years after the “temporary” income tax expired, rapacious Springfield lawmakers are once again working toward raising our taxes, supposedly in order to solve the state’s fiscal problems. This time they want to raise the state’s income tax from 3.75 percent …

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