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CPS Restructures Funding To Give Principals More Say On Spending

Chicago Public Schools will move to a per-pupil funding model next year, intended to give principals more flexibility in determining how they spend their school’s dollars — while bringing all schools, including charters, onto the same funding formula.


Chicago Teacher's Union Votes To End Strike

What Will New Teacher Contract Cost The City?

Now that the teachers’ contract is settled, the big question is how Chicago plans to pay for it.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2012

A Youtube video shows the plight of a County County Hospital System patient. (CBS)

Healthcare Advocates Launch Viral Campaign To Fight County Cuts

Critics contend while Cook County Health and Hospitals System is cutting staff and services, the agency is spending millions in contracts for consultants.