Taxes Separate Dying Illinois From Thriving Missouri

Posted on AllSides July 30th, 2021
From The Right
ANALYSIS

On the I-57 highway through Illinois, time seems to go backward with each southbound mile.

The houses and cars in the yards get older. As years pass, town populations shrink. Eventually, homes turn back into piles of disconnected wood and glass, then empty lots. At the end of the highway, the town of Cairo slowly sinks back into the confluence of the Mississippi and Ohio rivers.

A town of 15,000 people in the 1920s, Cairo now houses fewer than 2,000 residents. Today, the town is so silent that the few voices heard while...

Read full story
Some content from this outlet may be limited or behind a paywall.

The Epoch Times

AllSides Media Bias Rating: Lean Right
AllSides Media Bias Rating: Lean Right
106272/83955
See full bias rating for The Epoch Times
Learn about media bias
https://www.theepochtimes.com/taxes-separate-thriving-missouri-from-dying-illinois_3918621.html

More News about Taxes from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right