Illinois Business Leaders: This is the Worst Legislative Session for Business in Many Years

From the State Capitol: Executives from business associations give their assessment of the 2017 legislative session, and tell reporters why they think this was among the worst for Illinois business issues in many years.

The business leaders discuss the bills that were passed that added costs to doing business in Illinois, as well as the lack of action on issues — such as property tax relief — that failed to pass.

Greg Baise, President of the Illinois Manufacturers Association, says in terms of the financial future of the state,  “Illinois is closing one day at a time”