Indiana campaigns targets Illinois businesses


Touting the slogans, Illinoyed by Higher Taxes? and Feeling Squeezed by Taxes? Indiana business groups added a second ad campaigns in Chicago this week to encourage Illinois businesses to relocate to the Hoosier state, the Post-Tribune in Merrillville reported. The Indiana Economic Development Corp. and the Northwest Indiana Forum have spent a combined $200,000 on the campaigns, which follow news of higher taxes for businesses in Illinois, the story said.

— Hallie Busta