Illinois’ Job Forecast Worst in the Nation

Rep. Mike Bost on floor of Illinois House 
While the New Year will bring thousands of jobs to our neighboring states, Illinois is predicted to finish last in job growth according to a recent study conducted by Moody’s Analytics.

“I find the news that we are expected to be dead last in job creation extremely disturbing,” said Rep. Mike Bost. “Illinois should be growing and thriving. We have the resources, the manpower, and a central location that businesses desire; however leadership policy at the state and federal level has made it all but impossible for us to grow. I want to bring back Illinois and foster a sense of urgency when it comes to job creation in our state. I will do whatever it takes to bring jobs back to Illinois.” Read more.