Comment: Yes, Illinois is trailing Indiana by most measures, but that that sets a low standard, as this article points out. Catching up with them wouldn’t be enough. Same could be written about Michigan and Wisconsin.

http://www.nwitimes.com/business/columnists/morton-marcus/eye-on-the-pie-illinois-brings-joy-to-indiana/article_fb1843f1-62a2-5534-b384-a4164d964bf8.html