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Michael Lucci: For First Time Ever, Iowans Earning More Than Illinoisans

August 15, 2014

Earlier this year the Illinois Policy Institute reported the median income in Texas topped the median income in Illinois. Now comes news that neighboring Iowa has a higher average income, the first time in history that Iowa has topped Illinois. Michael Lucci tells us what's wrong in Illinois, what's right in Illinois' neighboring states, and what Illinois might be able to do about it.