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New IL Lisc. Plate Motto: "Anyplace Else, Or Bust." Wait: We Already Are...
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The last person to leave Illinois won't need to be asked to turn off the lights: the utility company will have taken care of that, long before.

From the article: "The ratings came out now because Illinois plans to issue $500 million in bonds within days." 

THE GOOD NEWS: So there's still time to book that rent-a-truck and get it loaded up, Illinois refugees!

-- Earl Merkel

Article online at:
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/politics/clout/chi-illinois-credit-rating-sinks-to-worst-in-nation-20130125,0,529313.story