State Of Illinois On Its Last Legs

Last week it was reported that the illinois Budget was in dire financial straits making it a perfect candidate for Sa.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 19th, 2017

State regulators approve Advocate, Aurora health care merger

Aurora Health Care of Milwaukee and Advocate Health Care of suburban Chicago received approval for their planned merger from the main Illinois regulatory agency......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2018

Illinois Eyes Bond Market For Pension Salvation

Recently, Illinois lawmakers ignited a wave of controversy by floating the idea of a bond sale to help fund their pensions; and it is a strategy that some deem radical. The State of Universities Annuitants Associations.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 5th, 2018

Illinois Eyes Blockchain for IDs and Public Asset Management

An Illinois government task force is eyeing blockchain tech in the management of state citizens' identification and tokenizing public sector assets......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 1st, 2018

Illinois’ Debt Crisis Foreshadows America’s Financial Future?

Those wanting a glimpse into the future of our federal government’s finances should have a gander at Illinois. The state .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 30th, 2018

Crash leads to highway full of cash

A car crash left Illinois state troopers collecting cash from the highway......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 25th, 2018

The Incredible Shrinking Illinois: High Taxes And Low Economic Freedom Have Led To State Crisis

Authored by Dean Stansel and Orphe Divounguy via The Daily Caller, Illinois has been losing po.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 24th, 2018

Illinois tech companies raised most cash since the dot-com boom

Tech companies in the state of Illinois raised nearly $2 billion in venture capital funding in 2017, the most the state has seen since 2000. Illinois companies raised over $1.8 billion last year, an increase from the $1.1 billion in venture capita.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2018

Slow growth, low patient count, political uncertainty: The state of medical pot in Illinois

Revolution Enterprises’ two Illinois medical m.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJan 4th, 2018

BJC gets approval for ownership change of Memorial hospitals

BJC HealthCare has received the green light from the state of Illinois to become the sole owner of Memorial Hospital in Belleville and its Memorial Hospital East facility in Shiloh......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 3rd, 2018

Illinois suspends Outcome Health"s agreement for EDGE tax breaks

The state has suspended a tax credit agreement w.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJan 2nd, 2018

Illinois drops from the fifth-largest state to No. 6 - Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneIllinois drops from the fifth-largest state to No. 6Chicago TribuneIllinois lost about 33,700 residents, dropping the total.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 20th, 2017

Illinois Lost 1 Resident Every 4.3 Minutes In 2017, Dropped To 6th Most Populous State

Illinois is drowning under a mountain of debt, unp.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 20th, 2017

US Census Bureau: Idaho population booms; Illinois drops to sixth-biggest state - USA TODAY

USA TODAYUS Census Bureau: Idaho population booms; Illinois drops to sixth-biggest stateUSA TODAYIdaho saw its population boom by 2.2% over the last year, leading the .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 20th, 2017

Food stamp benefits disrupted for thousands as state launches new eligibility system

Tens of thousands of Illinois households aren.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneDec 15th, 2017

Nearly Insolvent Illinois Just Issued AAA-Rated Bonds Via This Shady Goldman Sachs Financing Structure

The state of Illinois is a financial disaster that will undoubtedly be forced into bankruptcy at some point in the future.  As we've pointed out multiple times over the past several months, the state .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 5th, 2017

Illinois" first fracking permit returned by Kansas company

The first company to obtain a permit for fracking in Illinois announced Friday it won't use it, citing market conditions and the state's "burdensome and costly" regulations......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 4th, 2017

Muni Investors Celebrate "Juicy" 3.74% Yield On New Illinois Bonds As State Hurdles Toward Bankruptcy

Muni investors seem to be absolutely elated today by the opportunity to scoop up their fair share of $4.5 billion worth of new Illinois bonds due in 20.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 25th, 2017

Governors’ races have become contests between bajillionaires

Citizens for RaunerTHOUGH the primary is not until next March, the election to be the next governor of Illinois is already on track to become the most expensive in state political history, overtaking the $280m fight for.....»»

Category: useconomySource: economistOct 19th, 2017

The State Of Illinois Is "Past The Point Of No Return"


Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 18th, 2017

Report: Illinois ranks 29th in tax climate for business

Illinois’ tax code ranks 29th among the 50 state.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 18th, 2017