...More legislators realize that, too. They're aware of the survey done for the Illinois State Police that found the overwhelming majority of police officers believes the streets would be more dangerous if people could carry concealed weapons and the overwhelming majority of citizens opposes the idea.1997.
This is the exact same crap they're saying now, 14 years later. None of the PSH has come true. The ISP is generally neutral and the 'overwhelming majority of citizens' are fence sitters on the issue unless asked in Chicago or a push-poll. And Illinois is now on of only two states that entirely bans CCW.