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With friends like Bruce Rauner, Illinois business needs no enemies

Oct 12, 2015

OPINION

What does it really mean for a state to be business friendly?

Gov. Bruce Rauner claims he is holding the state budget hostage month after month because he believes Illinois needs “structural reform,” including an overhaul of the state’s “lawsuit climate.”

To underscore the need for reform, Gov. Rauner played a starring role in the recent release of a survey by the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform, which ranked Illinois 48th in the nation when it comes to creating the kind of “fair and reasonable litigation environment” needed to draw businesses and jobs to the Land of Lincoln.

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