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2014/09/02 01:20
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If the Illinois Teachers Retirement Service (TRS) had to pay out all of its pensions today, it could only afford to give its members 40 cents on the dollar. Yet the number of six-figure pensions TRS...
2014/09/02 01:20
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2014/09/01 11:48
2014/09/01 11:48
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In mid-August, the Chicago Tribune published a poll showing that Karen Lewis, the outspoken president of the Chicago Teachers Union, was leading Rahm Emanuel, 43 percent to 39 percent, in a...
2014/08/30 05:13
2014/08/30 05:13
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When school begins Tuesday, it will be a much quieter start to the school year than what Chicago has come to expect. For one, there are no mass school closings, with thousands of students walking...
2014/08/29 19:20
2014/08/29 19:20
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Switching it up a bit this week. The big topic is railroads, the industry that arrived in Champaign-Urbana in 1854, just 22 months after the first newspaper opened here. We’ll also get into politics,...
2014/08/28 22:46
2014/08/28 22:46
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With all the buzz about Karen Lewis possibly running for Chicago mayor, it's sometimes easy to overlook 2nd Ward Ald. Bob Fioretti—another vocal critic of Rahm Emanuel—as he too considers whether to...
2014/08/28 22:13
2014/08/28 22:13
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So much of the debate on education in Chicago focuses on conflicts between teachers and district officials over test scores and educator evaluations. Or on the political squabbling between Mayor Rahm...
2014/08/28 22:13
2014/08/28 22:13
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A political fund backing Mayor Rahm Emanuel has assembled a scorecard for would-be Chicago City Council candidates to gauge their views on key issues such as property taxes, public schools and the...
2014/08/28 21:47
2014/08/28 21:47
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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's re-election super PAC is targeting 53 alderman candidates with a questionnaire designed to weed out pro-Rahm supporters from potential foes. The Sun-Times reports that...
2014/08/28 20:14
2014/08/28 20:14
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Mayor Rahm Emanuel brought in Attorney General Eric Holder Wednesday to help make the case that Chicago Public Schools students were safer during the recent academic year than they were before Emanuel...
2014/08/28 09:06
2014/08/28 09:06
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Chicago saluted its newest sports heroes, the Jackie Robinson West All-Stars, on a South Side ballfield yesterday. First, though, came the politicians -- Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Illinois Governor Pat...
2014/08/27 20:24
2014/08/27 20:24
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Lewis’ first donor: head of agency that gives grants to CPS teachers Karen Lewis, president of the Chicago Teachers Union. | Michael Schmidt/Sun-Times file photo The head of a not-for-profit...
2014/08/27 18:12
2014/08/27 18:12
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Praise JRW Little Leaguers, but remember Hadiya Pendleton A mass of folks in yellow shirts is swarming into Millennium Park as I write this, observing the festivities from my perch in a Michigan...
2014/08/27 16:46
2014/08/27 16:46
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Last week we analyzed the demographics of those following Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn and his Republican rival Bruce Rauner on Twitter. The results were fascinating. This Wednesday, we turn our...
2014/08/26 23:17
2014/08/26 23:17
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Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Tuesday that he would push aldermen to raise Chicago’s minimum wage to $13 an hour no matter what Springfield lawmakers do on the issue this year. Previously, the mayor had...
2014/08/26 16:13
2014/08/26 16:13
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A coalition of community organizations affiliated with the Chicago Teachers Union and with groups opposed to many of Mayor Rahm Emanuel's policies will announce today that they have registered 25,000...
2014/08/25 23:11
2014/08/25 23:11
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Larry King is coming to Chicago to visit the Museum of Broadcast Communications. He joins Bob and Marianne to talk about news of the day including baseball, Robin Williams, Ferguson and fast food. He...
2014/08/22 22:13
2014/08/22 22:13
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DuPage officials take injured duck under their wingDuPage officials take injured duck under their wing A duck found injured in DuPage County will live to waddle another day thanks to the efforts of a...
2014/08/22 19:46
2014/08/22 19:46
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Karen Lewis is getting serious about running for mayor. Besides buzz that her supporters are setting up a Super PAC in her name, the fiery Chicago Teachers Union boss has popped up at two public...
2014/08/22 04:13
2014/08/22 04:13
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Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis continued her public contemplation of a run against Mayor Rahm Emanuel Thursday night, using a community meeting in Little Village to rail against his...
2014/08/22 01:10
2014/08/22 01:10
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David Hochberg is back in studio with Bob and Marianne, and he’s pulling no punches. Find out how you can improve your credit score, lower your interest rates and possibly move out of your mom’s...
2014/09/02 01:20
2014/09/02 01:20
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