Arbitrator Allows CPD To Investigate Anonymous Complaints Against Police SupervisorsAccording to the mayor's office, prohibiting anonymous complaints against officers has discouraged people from reporting misconduct, out of fear of retaliation.
FOP President's Contract Allegations Spur Calls For ResignationThe intramural fight in the FOP comes in the context of the start of campaigning for union officer elections in March.
Arbitrator: City Owes Cops $1M For NATO Summit OvertimeThe dispute stemmed from Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s decision not to pay officers time-and-a-half overtime pay.
CPS, Teachers Can't Agree On Status Of Arbitrator's ReportIn recent months, Chicago Public Schools administrators and the Chicago Teachers Union haven’t been able to agree on much of anything. On Monday, they couldn’t even agree on whether a key report on their ongoing contract dispute had been released.
Arbitrator Says Governor Can't Cancel RaisesThe state’s largest public employees’ union scored a victory on Tuesday in their fight to regain the 2% raises to which they’re contractually entitled.
State Employee Union Takes Pay Raise Case To ArbitratorA major labor union has asked an independent arbitrator to intervene in their dispute with Gov. Pat Quinn over his decision to cancel pay raises for some 30,000 state employees.