Quoting Crain’s Chicago Business, he points out,
“McHenry County wages were down 8.8 percent, the largest drop in Illinois and nearly the largest drop in the nation.”
Weekly manufacturing wages have decreased almost 31%. More details, including the average weekly manufacturing wage can be found here.
But the most interesting part of the post is a short YouTube post showing an empty Harvard Motorola Plant.
Reick ties the poor business climate to Democratic Party opponent Jack Franks and Mike Madigan, the man Franks has voted to run Illinois eight times.