Even in Washington DC, the challenges that the State of Illinois faces are blindingly obvious. A Washington Times commentary by a prior Illinoisan points to a number of areas that impact our budget crisis. And we used to be a powerhouse in the Midwest….. Stephen Moore of the Washington Times shares his thoughts. Original Article
Anatomy of a failed Liberal State- Stephen Moore, Washington Times
When I grew up in the north suburbs of Chicago in the 1960s and the 1970s, the state of Illinois was still a financial and industrial powerhouse.