Category Archives: Illinois

Illinois Had The Worst Personal Income Growth In The U.S. Over The Past Decade

Illinois Had The Worst Personal Income Growth In The U.S. Over The Past Decade | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-07-29/illinois-had-worst-pesonal-income-growth-us-over-past-decade Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: We have been writing about the horrible state fiscal condition for nearly seven years, with … Continue reading

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One Chart Shows The Awful Fiscal Trajectory Of Chicago Area And Illinois

One Chart Shows The Awful Fiscal Trajectory Of Chicago Area And Illinois | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-07-27/one-chart-shows-awful-fiscal-trajectory-chicago-area-and-illinois Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Illinois and Chicago are on a doomed trajectory, and no contemplated actions can prevent the collapse and … Continue reading

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Metro Area Unemployment: Which States Are in Reverse? Spotlight Illinois

Metro Area Unemployment: Which States Are in Reverse? Spotlight Illinois | MishTalk https://mishtalk.com/2017/07/13/metro-area-unemployment-which-states-are-in-reverse-spotlight-illinois/ Re-posted from MishTalk. Geoff Geoff Comments: Illinois and Chicago, what a pair to draw to… Governor Rauner is Zero-44 for accomplishing reforms he set out to do… … Continue reading

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Illinois Budget: What it Does and Doesn’t Do (Surprise Giveaway to Muni Bondholders?)

Illinois Budget: What it Does and Doesn’t Do (Surprise Giveaway to Muni Bondholders?) | MishTalk  https://mishtalk.com/2017/07/12/illinois-budget-what-it-does-and-doesnt-do-surprise-giveaway-to-muni-bondholders/ Re-posted from MishTalk. Geoff Geoff Comments: They passed the first budget in three years, HOWEVER, in is not a balanced budget, does not fix … Continue reading

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Too Much, Too Little, Too Late: Junk Status for Illinois Coming Up

Too Much, Too Little, Too Late: Junk Status for Illinois Coming Up | MishTalk https://mishtalk.com/2017/07/06/too-much-too-little-too-late-junk-status-for-illinois-coming-up/ Re-posted from MishTalk. Geoff Geoff Comments: Illinois is another State who’s legislature that believes it belongs to the United States of La La Land… The … Continue reading

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Illinois Tax Rate Soars 32% After Senate Overrides Governor Veto

Illinois Tax Rate Soars 32% After Senate Overrides Governor Veto | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-07-04/illinois-tax-rate-soars-32-after-senate-overrides-governor-veto Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Illinois is lost (so is Chicago) Governor Rauner wanted, 1) a reduction in taxes, 2) a reduction in regulations … Continue reading

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“From Horrific To Catastrophic”: Court Ruling Sends Illinois Into Financial Abyss

“From Horrific To Catastrophic”: Court Ruling Sends Illinois Into Financial Abyss | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-07-01/horrific-catastrophic-court-ruling-send-illinois-financial-abyss Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff

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Illinois Taxoholics Wear Down Rauner: Massive Tax Hikes In the Works

Illinois Taxoholics Wear Down Rauner: Massive Tax Hikes In the Works | MishTalk https://mishtalk.com/2017/07/01/illinois-taxoholics-wear-down-rauner-massive-tax-hikes-in-the-works/ Re-posted from MishTalk. Geoff Geoff Comments: Governor Rauner is fighting a losing battle, the Illinois legislature does not have any integrity and are to-the-bone irresponsible… The … Continue reading

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Illinois Special Legislation Time Spent In Minutes: House vs Senate Graph with Costs

Illinois Special Legislation Time Spent In Minutes: House vs Senate Graph with Costs | MishTalk https://mishtalk.com/2017/06/30/illinois-special-legislation-time-spent-in-minutes-house-vs-senate-graph/ Re-posted from MishTalk. Geoff Geoff Comments: Take a look at Illinois government in action (inaction?), to see our Congress under the bright light of … Continue reading

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Amazing Progress Illinois Style: Welcome to the Obama Expressway!

Amazing Progress Illinois Style: Welcome to the Obama Expressway! | MishTalk https://mishtalk.com/2017/06/28/amazing-progress-illinois-style-welcome-to-the-obama-expressway/ Re-posted from MishTalk. Geoff Geoff Comments: The Illinois Legislature does reflect the Obama style progress… After meeting for 8 days at $50,000/day they did not create a budget … Continue reading

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