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Unions Sue To Stop Chicago Pension Overhaul

Current and retired city workers and their labor unions have filed a lawsuit arguing a law overhauling Chicago’s pension systems is unconstitutional. The lawsuit filed Tuesday in Cook County Circuit Court also asks a judge to stop the law from taking effect Jan. 1.


UIC Medical Center

Nurses Vote To Authorize Strike At UIC Medical Center

The nurses’ union at the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center has rejected the hospital’s last and final contract offer, and has voted to authorize a strike.

WBBM Newsradio–12/23/2011

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Walgreens Clinic Nurses Vote To Unionize

Nurse practitioners working at Walgreens drugstore clinics have voted to unionize.

CBS Chicago–03/18/2011