Illinois stands alone in the Midwest, stubbornly clinging to the tired, arcane economic policies that are driving droves and droves of people out of the Land of Lincoln.
It seems as though whenever there is a list of state rankings, the news is seldom good for the State of Illinois. In fact, it is usually just the opposite.
It is tale of two states – the “Show Me State” and the “Sue Me State.”
It should not come as any surprise but personal injury lawyers have found a new way to game the system in Illinois.
The recent “Judicial Hellholes” report from the American Tort Reform Foundation ranked the City of St. Louis the worst “Judicial Hellhole” in the country.
While many Illinois businesses continue to struggle, a new recently released report shows the lawsuit industry is alive and well in Illinois.
The 2016 Election is over and voters have rendered their verdicts and shown they want judges and legislators who will stand up to the personal injury lawyers and stop lawsuit abuse in Illinois.
When we turn on the radio, turn on our televisions and even log into our social media accounts, we are bombarded with political advertising.
The yearlong budget battle in Springfield ended last month with a truce, as legislative leaders and Governor Rauner agreed to a six-month stopgap budget.
Chief Executive Magazine just came out with a report ranking Illinois the third worst state in the nation for business.
By standing up to the personal injury lawyers and passing common sense lawsuit reforms, legislators will restore fairness to Illinois courts, stop lawsuit abuse, create jobs, and put money back in consumers’ pockets.