Illinois’ unemployment rate down, but fewer people working

By   /  September 19, 2014  /  Illinois, Jobs + Growth, News  /  No Comments

The Prairie State’s unemployment rate dropped again last month, but it might not be because more Illinoisans are working.

Read More →

Experts tackle IL’s minority unemployment problem

By   /  September 18, 2014  /  Illinois, Jobs + Growth, News  /  No Comments

A new study reveals Illinois’ minority residents – especially minority males — are having an especially hard time finding work.

Read More →

Illinois has troublesome food stamps to jobs ratio

By   /  September 18, 2014  /  Illinois, Jobs + Growth, News  /  No Comments

Food-stamp enrollment has outpaced job-creation in Illinois by a rate of two-to-one since 2010, a new report says.

Read More →

IL’s troublesome food stamps :: jobs ratio

By   /  September 18, 2014  /  Illinois, Jobs + Growth, News  /  No Comments

Food-stamp enrollment has outpaced job-creation in Illinois by a rate of two-to-one since 2010, a new report says.

Read More →

IL’s troublesome food stamps : jobs ratio

By   /  September 18, 2014  /  Illinois, Jobs + Growth, News  /  No Comments

Food-stamp enrollment has outpaced job-creation in Illinois by a rate of two-to-one since 2010, a new report says.

Read More →

We’re still getting beat by Indiana

By   /  September 16, 2014  /  Columns, Commentary, Illinois, News  /  No Comments

welcomeindianasign

Prosperity may not be around the corner, but it certainly is right next door – in Indiana.

Read More →