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What is With Illinois?

curmudgeon10 Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 10:00 AM
the prison retirement for traitorous leaders. at least illinoise is getting one thing right. our national traitors get a hugh pension and life long secret service protection instead of prison.

Living in California, it is difficult to find fault with other states. California has 12% of the US population, but over 30% of the nation's welfare recipients. California recently voted to increase the tax burden - actually, some non-tax paying Californians decided to raise taxes on other tax paying Californians - on both individuals and corporations. California is the land of job killing Cap And Trade. It is the land of corruption, so ingrained it's generational, political and moral graf.

Illinois is closing in fast.

Standard & Poors recently lowered Illinois' credit rating from A to A-, which puts it in...