The Exodus from Illinois: Causes and Concerns

From the City Club of Chicago – a panel discussion examines the continuing movement of citizens leaving Illinois for other states. While many blame the state’s politics and slow-growth economy, and high property taxes for the exodus, others say it’s more due to older Illinoisans leaving to be in a warmer climate, or nearer their grandchildren. We hear the comments of this panel in a lively examination of the issue.