Tax hike lifts state’s credit rating (Crain's Chicago)
Jimmy John's founder contemplates moving headquarters out of Illinois (The News Gazette)
Listen to an interview with Jimmy John's founder, Jimmy John Liautaud, on WDWS-AM (1/19/2011). He is not happy at all.
Beelman Truck Co. owner on tax hike: Illinois is 'one of the worst states to do business' (BND.com)
Amazon, CouponCabin Threaten As Illinois Moves To Tax Internet Sales (Forbes)
Other reading: O'Hare bond rating depends on relationship with airlines, S&P warns (Crain's Chicago)
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Saturday, January 22, 2011