In a new report, Jeffrey Keefe with the Economic Policy Institute blasts the notion that collective bargaining has caused "excessive" pay for public-sector workers.
The teachers strike in McHenry High School District 156 continues Friday after contract negotiations ended earlier today without resolution.
Wednesday is day five of the teachers strike in McHenry High School District 156, where the teachers union and school district are at odds over new contract agreement.
The teachers strike in Prospect Heights School District 23 continues Thursday after a union vote on a new, four-year contract proposal got delayed.
The faculty strike at Rock Valley College in Rockford ended Tuesday after professors voted to approve language for a new labor contract.
The faculty strike at Rock Valley College in Rockford continues Monday after professors rejected contract language proposed by a federal mediator brought in to assist with negotiations over a new labor agreement.
Credit classes at Rock Valley College in Rockford have been canceled after faculty went on strike Wednesday.
Teachers in Prospect Heights School District 23 are on strike after contract talks broke down Tuesday night.
AFSCME Council 31 and the Rauner administration have reached a deal allowing the two sides to continue contract talks.