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Inconvenient Illinois Facts

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November, 2007
Re-posted July 14, 2011

We lead the country in juvenile violent crime.  Illinois students have slipped to 30th in the nation.  We’re losing jobs to other states.  Political corruption is rampant.  Illinois now has $106 billion dollars of debt, and our lawmakers just voted themselves a payraise.  Let’s do something about it.  Visit forthegoodofillinois.org

In November of 2007, For The Good of Illinois launched with this tv ad that ran for the month in the Chicago cable market.

Unfortunately, the issues we face four years later have changed little…


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  1. Comment by educator on July 18, 2011 at 7:47 am said:

    I’d be interested in knowing what the stats on these variables currently are…