Not Illinois as a whole, but Chicago/Cook County.So Illinois, what has this President done for you?
Illinois unemployment is higher than when he took office. The most recent information shows that Illinois residents getting food stamps is approaching 1M households and about twice that amount of people getting fed by the government.
Illinois state debt is the fourth highest in the nation, with each state resident owing $21K+. The credit/bond rating for the state is 49th.
And Illinois residents keep electing the same party to office?
The rest of the state would like to secede.