4:52 am
Fri March 1, 2013

Tentative Deal Reached For AFSCME

Credit AFSCME.org

After 15 months of negotiating, Illinois' largest government-employee union has reached a tentative contract deal with the administration of Governor Pat Quinn.

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7:22 am
Thu June 28, 2012

Illinois reaches temporary deal with state's largest union

Governor Pat Quinn and Illinois' largest public employees union have yet to agree on a new contract for 40, ooo state workers.  But they were able to temporarily extend the current contract, while talks continue.

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7:41 pm
Mon March 26, 2012

Rockford Teachers Vote to Strike

REA President Karen Bieschke

Members of the Rockford Education Association voted Monday night to go on strike Thursday, March 29th unless there is a contract agreement before then.

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