The State of Illinois is implementing a three-phase instant rebate program to help residents replace older, inefficient appliances with ENERGY STAR® qualified models....The State of Illinois can't pay most of its bills, but it can throw $3 million of tax payer dollars away so people can buy appliances???
The third phase be similar to the second phase but offer rebates on a smaller number of products. The program will begin at 8 a.m. on September 24, 2010 and run that day so long as funds remain.
Eligible products include
*Bangs head repeatedly against monitor*
At this point I'd even vote for that wingnut Alan Keyes if it meant getting Quinn out of office. He's killing this state with his freaking "kindness."