Spirit Airlines Pilots Picket Outside O'Hare, Hoping To Reach New Contract DealsAfter more than two and a half years of contract negotiations, Spirit Airlines pilots are fed up and taking their frustrations to the picket line at O'Hare Airport.
Nurses, Classroom Aides, Other School Support Staff On Strike In PalatineMore than 450 support staff workers at one of the largest school districts in the state walked off the job Monday morning.
With No Plans For Contract Talks, Both Mechanics And Dealers Voice Their SidesStriking auto mechanics at the 129 new car dealers in the Chicago-area have no plans for contract talks.
Mechanics Continue Strike After Latest Contract Rejection Striking auto mechanics will be back on the picket lines later on Monday after they rejected the latest contract proposal.
Striking Chicago Area Auto Mechanics Expected To Reject Latest Offer From DealersAutomobile Mechanics’ Local 701 negotiator Sam Cicinelli said the leaders are recommending a “no” vote on the dealers' latest offer.
Dealership Displays 'Unnecessary Intimidation,' Say Striking MechanicsA dispute takes a mechanics strike to a whole new level at the Cadillac of Naperville dealership in the Western suburbs.
1,700 Chicago Area Auto Mechanics On Strike Amid Contract DisputeThe strike began at midnight, after the mechanics rejected a contract proposal from the Chicago Automobile Trade Association.
Nearly 2,000 Chicago-Area Mechanics Set To Go On StrikeOn Tuesday, roughly 1,700 mechanics will go on strike at more than 130 Chicago-area new car dealerships.
St. Joseph Nurses May Strike If Contract Negotiations Are Not SettledNurses could be going on strike in less than two weeks at St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet.
Nursing Home Workers Plan To Strike If An Agreement Is Not Made Over Wages, StaffingFive-thousand workers are planning to strike next week at 57 Chicago-area nursing homes over wages and staffing if there is not an agreement with the owners by May 4th.
Chicago Teachers Signal One-Day Strike On May 1 If CPS Ends School Year EarlyThe proposed walkout is related to continuing budget problems within the Chicago Public Schools system.
Rauner Simplifies Job-Application Program In Case Of StrikeGov. Bruce Rauner's administration has made it easier to find temporary workers in case a major public-employee union strikes.
Governor Rauner Says Negotiations Are Over After Union Threatens StrikeThe American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Council 31, the state's largest employee union, voted to authorize a walkout on Thursday. Governor Bruce Rauner said they are at impasse and the union's actions are hurting taxpayers.
Hundreds Of O'Hare Workers To Join "Fight For $15" ProtestHundreds of non-union workers at O’Hare International Airport planned to go on strike Tuesday as part of a nationwide protest demanding a higher minimum wage.
Hundreds Of O'Hare Workers To Walk Off The Job Next WeekHundreds of non-union workers at O’Hare International Airport plan to walk off the job to demand better pay and working conditions, but their protest won’t disrupt Thanksgiving travelers.