Job creation has been one of the weak spots in Gov. Pat Quinn's four years in office, according to a ranking of governors, published by Scott Thomas in On Numbers, a digital publication of Chicago Business Journal's parent company.
Quinn ranked 30th with a raw change in private-sector employment of 5,600 since taking office. The rate of job growth in Illinois since Quinn took office was 0.03 percent, compared with rate in job growth of 0.54 percent in the other 49 states. ...More HERE