New Gallup poll shows most Illinoisans want out

By WEEK Producer

May 2, 2014 Updated May 2, 2014 at 11:17 PM CDT

EAST PEORIA, Ill -- A recent Gallup poll shows half of all Illinois residents would move out of the state if given the chance. That's the most in the country.

We wanted to know what you thought, so we posted a poll on the News 25 Facebook page. Nearly all of the people who responded said they would in fact leave the land of Lincoln.

So we were curious. Why?

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