Illinois Federation of Teachers
A spokesperson for the teachers says a passed vote gave the union power to call for a strike if they feel necessary.
The poll conducted by the Illinois Federation of Teachers shows there’s a lot of job satisfaction.
A group of public employee unions called “We Are One Illinois” say they are open to negotiations.
Illinois taxpayers could be on the hook for hundreds of hours that state education workers spent in planes, trains and automobiles on their way to assignments.
The lawmakers argued Sunday that reversing benefits after they’ve been earned, even by questionable means, is probably unconstitutional.