Lawmakers blame poor policy decisions for Illinois’ near-worst income growth

Lawmakers blame poor policy decisions for Illinois’ near-worst income growth By Michael Carroll | Illinois News Network Jun 23, 2017 Shutterstock photo ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK Nearly every state in the union has outpaced the rate of personal income growth in Illinois since the recession set in a decade ago, according to recent economic data. The …

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Illinoisans express alarm and anger at a government that has failed to align with their interests

Illinoisans express alarm and anger at a government that has failed to align with their interests. Through a variety of segments on Upstream Ideas, Illinois Opportunity Project spokesmen help connect the dots between voters’ visceral understanding that they’re being scammed  and the mechanics of our fixed system. In case you missed them, the following segments discuss recent headlines. Connecting The Dots Revolt …

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