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Report: Illinois Not Prepared For A Recession

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A recession, even a moderate one, could mean big trouble for Illinois. Eric Skiff

In 2008, the Great Recession helped to tip Illinois into a fiscal crisis it still hasn't recovered from. A new report from Standard & Poor's found that another even moderate recession would mean big trouble for the state's budget. ​

Illinois Issues editor Jamey Dunn sat down with Sean Crawford to talk about it.

You can read the report here