Subcontracted airport workers are picketing this morning outside United Airlines' headquarters in Chicago Wednesday, the day of the company's annual meeting.
Over 1,300 Illinoisans are poised to soon lose their jobs, according to the monthly Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act report from May.
Tuesday marks the last day of the regular legislative session in Illinois, and it appears unlikely that state lawmakers and the governor will reach a budget deal by the deadline. Progress Illinois rounds up the developments out of Springfield.
Progress Illinois provides highlights from the first of several Fight for $15 protests happening in Chicago this week ahead of McDonald's annual shareholder meeting.
Illinois lawmakers could attempt to override Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto of a controversial labor bill as early as Wednesday, according to reports.
With the end of the regular Illinois legislative session looming, supporters of an Exelon and ComEd energy proposal were at the State Capitol Tuesday to advocate for the measure.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has a new proposal to address the city's underfunded Laborers Pension Fund.
New reports show a grim employment situation for African Americans living in Illinois.
Illinois' unemployment rate inched up to 6.6 percent in April, while the state added a net 5,400 jobs last month, the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) said Thursday.