Three-Day Strike Authorization Vote Begins For Chicago Teachers UnionChicago teachers were set to begin voting Wednesday on whether to authorize a strike, amid contract talks with the Chicago Public Schools, although a possible walkout is still months away.
Evergreen Park Teachers Could Go On Strike In A WeekTeachers in southwest suburban Evergreen Park have set next Tuesday as a strike date if there is no contract agreement by then.
Teacher Contract Talks Continue Amid Worries Over StrikeIf a deal is not hammered out, teachers could walk off the job as soon as Sept. 10.
Poll: Emanuel Gets High Marks, Voters Want Teachers To Wait For Strike VoteA new poll shows Mayor Rahm Emanuel getting high marks from voters during his first year in office, but little public support for an early vote on a possible Chicago teachers' strike.
Chicago Janitors May Soon Walk Off The JobThe clock is ticking for janitors, who are ready to walk off the job next week if they don't reach a new deal with building owners.
Union Janitors Vote To Authorize StrikeWaving purple sheets of paper in the air and chanting "Yes, we can!" about 2,000 janitors rallied at Teamster City at Ashland Avenue and Jackson Boulevard on Saturday.