Business conditions in the Chicago area (.pdf) deteriorated at the worst pace since 1980,...

|By:, SA News Editor
Business conditions in the Chicago area (.pdf) deteriorated at the worst pace since 1980, according to the NAPM-Chicago's business barometer. Varied "general comments" included "Stimulus program only creates more debt," "Shovel ready is just a new buzz phrase," and "Pray for guidance through all of this."