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NBC Chicago
CTU Rallies for Long-Term Funding Solutionand blamed politicians from City Hall to Springfield. “It’s been a litany of o
CTU Rallies for Long-Term Funding Solution
NBC Chicago / Posted 7 days ago
and blamed politicians from City Hall to Springfield. “It’s been a litany of one cut after another,” CTU Vice President Jesse Sharkey said. CPS responded to the protest Wednesday, placing blame on Gov. Bruce Rauner for the district’s financial... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago Teachers Union rallies downtown for tax hikethat CPS said went to work April 1. "It was more like 25," union spokeswoman S
Chicago Teachers Union rallies downtown for tax hike
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
that CPS said went to work April 1. "It was more like 25," union spokeswoman Stephanie Gadlin said. Union Vice President Jesse Sharkey, along with roughly a dozen union protesters, marched in a circle outside the Willis Tower's main entrance to... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Chicago Public Schools May Not Have Summer Schoola budget crisis with no answer yet from Springfield on funding Chicago schools.
Chicago Public Schools May Not Have Summer School
NBC Chicago / Posted 21 days ago
a budget crisis with no answer yet from Springfield on funding Chicago schools. Chicago Teachers Union Vice President Jesse Sharkey notes that there may not be enough money after CPS makes its pension payment of more than 630 million... Read more
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NBC Chicago
CTU, Principals Slam Privatized Cleaning Contractsexpanding a pilot program that would replace school engineers and custodians wi
CTU, Principals Slam Privatized Cleaning Contracts
NBC Chicago / Posted 21 days ago
expanding a pilot program that would replace school engineers and custodians with private contractors. CTU Vice President Jesse Sharkey warned against the expanded deal with Aramark and SodexoMAGIC, who were awarded more than $300 million in CPS... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago Teachers Union blames state school spending impasse on lack of leadershipfour years. The district proposal also contained some layoff protections for u
Chicago Teachers Union blames state school spending impasse on lack of leadership
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
four years. The district proposal also contained some layoff protections for union members, which union Vice President Jesse Sharkey said CPS has since pulled from the table. The district has threatened massive cuts to school budgets this... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
CTU floats new contract offer but seems to side with Rauner in budget fightpretty much shrugged it off as inconsequential. But I can't say that about rep
CTU floats new contract offer but seems to side with Rauner in budget fight
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 27 days ago
pretty much shrugged it off as inconsequential. But I can't say that about repeated comments from Lewis' vice president, Jesse Sharkey, that it's "unfair" to ask state lawmakers now to vote to give more money to CPS, something that schools chief... Read more

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