Gee, We Wonder Why
Somebody in the media finally noticed what the surveys and moving companies have been telling everyone for a few years now:
- In a state with a massive budget deficit, it’s disturbing news: For the first time since the late-1980s, the population of Illinois is shrinking.
CBS 2 [...] takes a look at what’s luring people away.
Weather, work and money. Those are three of the biggest reasons people are leaving.
According to the Illinois Policy Institute’s Michael Lucci, some 95,000 people moved to other states last year.
“We actually had more people leave Illinois than were born in Illinois,” he says.
Crappy job market, shitty political situation, taxes out the ass, government interference up the ass, crushing debt. There's five quick reasons right there.
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