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Illinois (Somehow) Sheds Title of Worst-Run State in America

Reboot Illinois | Posted 12.08.2016 | Chicago
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Illinoisans don't need a report or survey or scholarly article to know the Land of Lincoln is poorly managed. But apparently it's no longer the nation's worst-run state, according to a new survey from 24/7 Wall Street.

10 Countries Spending The Most On Health Care

Posted 03.29.2012 | Business

24/7 Wall St.: This week, the Supreme Court considered President Obama’s health care reform law. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act expa...

Majority Of Americans Support Raising The Minimum Wage

Posted 02.13.2013 | Business

The majority of Americans say they support raising the minimum wage -- by a lot. More than two-thirds of Americans say lawmakers should raise the ...

America's Richest States: 24/7 Wall St.

24/7 Wall St. | Posted 11.16.2011 | Business

From 24/7 Wall St.: The national poverty and income figures released recently by the government paint a dark picture of the economy. The total number ...

Where People Pay The Least In Taxes

24/7 Wall St. | Charles B. Stockdale, Michael B. Sauter, Douglas A. McIntyre | Posted 09.24.2011 | Business

From 24/7 Wall St.: Different states tax their residences at different levels. In some states, like New Jersey, residents pay 12.2% as a percentage of...

10 Companies That Will Save The U.S. Economy: 24/7 Wall Street

24/7 Wall Street | Posted 06.04.2011 | Business

By 24/7 Wall Street: America lost its lead as the world's top manufacturer to China. That is in part the basis of the argument that China's Gross Dome...

Why The '100 Best Companies' To Work For List Is Useless: 24/7 Wall Street

24/7 Wall Street | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Anyone who enters one of the 77 high-end supermarkets owned by Wegmans Food Markets Inc. throughout the Northeast or clicks on the website of the Roc...

Colorado Economy Ranked 25th Among 50 States

Face the State | Jared Jacang Maher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

If Colorado were a business, how well would the state be performing against its 49 peers? Not good, but not bad, according to In a r...

The Obesity Index: The Cost of Obesity by State

24/7 Wall St. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

24/7 Wall St. looked at the percentage of obesity in each state and compared it to the state's population, as reported by the 2009 census. We then to...

10 American Industries That Will Never Recover: 24/7 Wall Street (PHOTOS)

24/7 Wall Street | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

By 24/7 Wall Street: It has become clear that jobs in some industries may never come back or if they do it will take years or decades for a recovery. ...

Countries With The Safest Sovereign Debt

24/7 Wall St. | 24/7 Wall Street | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Nations with strong credit ratings did not experience the sovereign debt crisis that affected countries like Greece, Iceland, and Spain. Many countrie...