Will County Gazette 

Rep. Mark Batinick
Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) fears House Speaker Mike Madigan has created such a tax-induced whirlpool in Illinois that people and businesses must either escape or get sucked into its abyss.

“Businesses are leaving, jobs creators are leaving, young people are leaving, and they are the big taxpayers of tomorrow,” Batinick told the Will County Gazette of the effect of the state's high property taxes…