Illinois governor says Texas governor 'big talker'

Apr 17, 2013 Read more: WHBF-TV Rock Island 7

Gov. Pat Quinn says Illinois doesn't need advice from Texas Gov. Rick Perry when it comes to jobs in the Land of Lincoln.

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Donny Brook

Bastrop, TX

#1 Apr 17, 2013
I'll take Perry any day. The way things are going, Texas will be able to buy California, Illinois, and New York as soon as they go bankrupt. Lucky for us, we have a good legislature and we won't be buying any loser's debt, but if you have a good business, or manufacture guns and firearm accessories, then come on to Texas. We have water and anyway with Michigan and Illinois about to go into receivership, Texas will just tunnel up to Lake Michigan and take what we want.
Quinn Pro Quo

AOL

#2 Apr 19, 2013
At least Governor Perry's state isn't being sold and run by a bunch of criminals. One thing about Governor Perry, he is NOT a puppet to organized labor/crime!!!!!!
RedSoloCup

Carterville, IL

#3 Apr 22, 2013
Sad for Patty Quinn, most of us in Illinois don't need his advice and only wish he would simply disappear.
Quinn Pro Quo

AOL

#4 Apr 24, 2013
Has sold his state to thugs and criminals.
RedSoloCup

Carterville, IL

#5 Apr 24, 2013
Donny Brook wrote:
I'll take Perry any day. The way things are going, Texas will be able to buy California, Illinois, and New York as soon as they go bankrupt. Lucky for us, we have a good legislature and we won't be buying any loser's debt, but if you have a good business, or manufacture guns and firearm accessories, then come on to Texas. We have water and anyway with Michigan and Illinois about to go into receivership, Texas will just tunnel up to Lake Michigan and take what we want.
I wonder what state will be first in line for a buyout?
Quinn Pro Quo

AOL

#6 Apr 25, 2013
Illinois businesses should consider Texas. It is a Real State. Not a state that doesn't get its way it uses corruptive means to do so. Or punish businesses with burdensome fees, taxes, shakedown tactics, and plain and simple corrupt state government with zero accountablity. Now TEXAS knows justice and has a sense of FAIRPLAY. On the otherhand illinois is Ground Zero for Corruption.

Besides Texas is warmer and the people are so friendly and sincere.
Democrats R Evil

AOL

#7 Apr 29, 2013
To there core. Like spoiled little brats except they are criminals.

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