Illinois economy shrank by $86 billion

The second quarter numbers are not good for the state.

The Annie Frey Show
August 12, 2020 - 3:36 pm
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An additional 24,712 Illinoisans filed for unemployment the week ending Aug. 1, bringing total job losses to 1,553,109 since COVID-19 and associated lockdown measures began.

Bryce Hill from Illinois Policy breaks down the second-quarter numbers, and what Illinois intends to do about it.  

Read more from Bryce Hill here: https://www.illinoispolicy.org/illinois-economy-likely-shrank-by-86-billion-during-q2-national-data-suggests/