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MEA announces statewide #RedforEd Day in support of Murphysboro teachers

MEA announces statewide #RedforEd Day in support of Murphysboro teachers

By Bethany Rentfro, Staff Reporter
October 9, 2019
Teachers and staff protest a lack of communication from the school board during ongoing contract negotiations on Monday, Sept. 9, 2019 outside of Carbondale Middle School.

CEA files intent to strike

By Bethany Rentfro, Staff Reporter
September 24, 2019
Pulliam Hall can be seen Jan. 30, 2017, on the university's Carbondale campus. (Jacob Wiegand | @jawiegandphoto)

Nurses at Student Health Center unionize in hopes for fair wages

By Kitt Fresa, Features Editor
April 19, 2018
Governer of Illinois Bruce Rauner speaks to media after watching the total solar eclipse, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, at SIU Arena in Carbondale. (Brian Muñoz | @BrianMMunoz)

Rauner narrowly beats back union push to ban right-to-work zones

By Monique Garcia and Kim Geiger | Chicago Tribune
November 8, 2017
Gov. Bruce Rauner watches from his seat in the audience as President Barack Obama speaks on the designation of the Pullman National Monument Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015 at Gwendolyn Brooks College Preparatory Academy in Chicago. (Anthony Souffle | Chicago Tribune | TNS)

Appeals court blocks Rauner from forcing contract terms on AFSCME

By Doug Finke | The State Journal-Register
March 6, 2017
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner speaks at the Illinois State Fair in Springfield, Ill., on August 17, 2016. (Anthony Souffle | Chicago Tribune | TNS)

In response to possible AFSCME strike, Rauner launches jobs website

By Doug Finke | The State Journal-Register
March 1, 2017
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner speaks with members of the media Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, following his visit to Carbondale High School's Rebound program. (Ryan Michalesko | @photosbylesko)

Rauner says final budget package must have sufficient ‘structural change’ to gain his support

By Rick Pearson, Kim Geiger and Monique Garcia | Chicago Tribune
February 2, 2017
Daily Egyptian file photo.

Strike vote by big Illinois worker union starts Monday

By Chicago Tribune Staff
January 30, 2017
Daily Egyptian file photo

Health insurance costs could double for SIU employees

By Marnie Leonard
December 2, 2016
Photo of the Day: A day of living history

Photo of the Day: A day of living history

By Bill Lukitsch
October 13, 2016
Gov. Bruce Rauner speaks with members of the media Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, following his visit to Carbondale High School's Rebound program. (Ryan Michalesko | @photosbylesko)

Illinois governor loses $400 million vote on teacher pension fund issue

By Kim Geiger | Chicago Tribune
August 26, 2016
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