“You have to wonder what is wrong with these people who are willing to let the state crash with schoolchildren and the poor taking the brunt of the impact? But then you watch the video and the answer is plain.”
Illinoisans don’t like how they’re being disrespected by their politicians – paying ever-higher taxes for ever-fewer services. So they leave.One of those people leaving is a North Shore neighbor of mine moving to Colorado. For him, the calculus was simple. Stay and pay more and more for a government he trusts less and less, or leave and save $1 million dollars.