The fiscal impact of COVID-19 on IL seems to be bad news all the way around

The Sunday Spin: Politics with Rick Pearson

PHOTO: Professor David Merriman from the Institute of Government and Public Affairs at the University of Illinois.

Rick Pearson speaks with UIC Economics Professor David Merriman about coronavirus’ impact on state finances. Professor Merriman co-authored a report covering the Fiscal impact COVID-19 is having on IL and shares the findings aren’t as promising as some may have hoped as the state’s budget is taking, and will continue to take, a major hit.

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