Dave Syverson http://northernpublicradio.org en Illinois' Jobs Outlook Has A Lot Of Moving Parts http://northernpublicradio.org/post/illinois-jobs-outlook-has-lot-moving-parts <p>Making sense of Illinois’ jobs outlook isn’t exactly easy these days. So says an economist from Northern Illinois University. There’s information that says the state still lags behind the national economic recovery. But there are also occasional nuggets of good news to consider. Thu, 06 Feb 2014 12:33:38 +0000 Mike Moen 42767 at http://northernpublicradio.org Illinois' Jobs Outlook Has A Lot Of Moving Parts Economics 101 For Elected Officials http://northernpublicradio.org/post/economics-101-elected-officials <p>Illinois legislators this year could be asked to vote on everything from changes to how the state taxes corporations to raising the minimum wage. Republican Senator Dave Syverson of Rockford says before they make decisions on issues that affect the economy, they should learn more about it. Fri, 01 Feb 2013 11:37:52 +0000 WNIJ 24855 at http://northernpublicradio.org Economics 101 For Elected Officials Eleventh hour meeting can't save Rockford driver's facility http://northernpublicradio.org/post/eleventh-hour-meeting-cant-save-rockford-drivers-facility <p>Rockford could get a new driver services facility to ease the impending closure of one on the city&rsquo;s west side.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 22:25:48 +0000 Susan Stephens 15170 at http://northernpublicradio.org