Florida Governor To Come To Illinois To Recruit Jobs
Florida's governor is calling it an economic development mission, Illinois leaders are calling it a poaching trip. Florida Governor Rick Scott yesterday said he's coming to Chicago this week to meet with business leaders and see if he can get them to move to his state. Scott said in a release that while Illinois' governor has tried to turn the state around, Illinois lawmakers and local leaders have raised tax after tax. Scott says Florida has cut taxes 75 times over the past seven years.