SPRINGFIELD, ILL. (KMOX) – Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner is on a tour of manufacturing plants, as part of National Manufacturing Month.

During a Saturday visit to a Cicero scrap metal business, Rauner said manufacturing is Illinois’ second-largest industry.

He said 92 percent of the state’s exports are manufactured products.

More than 600 thousand are employed at factories across Illinois.

Follow us on Twitter | Like us on Facebook


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Listen Live