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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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We’re still getting beat by Indiana

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

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

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Historic hospital merger could be bad for consumers

By   /  September 15, 2014  /  Health Care, Illinois, News  /  No Comments

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Critics worry that such a merger could have negative effects on healthcare pricing and costs to consumers, as well as regulatory issues.

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