Amendment 1 would allow government unions to nullify hundreds of Illinois statutes – including laws aimed at protecting school children – simply by contradicting them in union contracts.View Report
Despite Gov. J.B. Pritzker touting growth in “every major region,” Illinois shed jobs in three metropolitan areas and lagged the national average in seven more.
Fewer people want to live in states with progressive income taxes. So after 6 straight years of population loss, why would Illinois want to join them?
The historic change comes as skyrocketing property tax bills eat into Illinois homeowners’ bottom line.
Illinois suffered its sixth consecutive year of population decline in 2019, driven entirely by residents leaving for other states.