November 2016 

The challenges faced by Illinois businesses are well known.  While the state has a reputation for being inhospitable to the business community, it’s important to recognize where things are going right.  In this month’s issue of the Illinois Chamber’s Advocacy Report, we highlight recent signs of progress: a major ballot initiative that could restore some integrity to our budgeting system, new ideas on workers’ comp reform are heard from a panel of experts, Illinois businesses develop international opportunities for investment, and more.

Click here to read the full report.


Todd Maisch 

President & CEO 

Illinois Chamber of Commerce