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NBC Chicago
Emanuel Criticizes CTU's $502 Million Revenue PlanMuseum bond to CPS. “We have identified half a billion dollars that can triage
Emanuel Criticizes CTU's $502 Million Revenue Plan
NBC Chicago / Posted 24 days ago
Museum bond to CPS. “We have identified half a billion dollars that can triage the bleeding at CPS,” CTU Vice President Jesse Sharkey said in a statement. “We are asking the mayor and aldermen to implement what we believe is a solid package of... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Chicago Teachers Union decides against taking strike votestrike or set a strike date. Union officials have indicated teachers could wait
Chicago Teachers Union decides against taking strike vote
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 24 days ago
strike or set a strike date. Union officials have indicated teachers could wait until fall to strike. Union Vice President Jesse Sharkey said there's concern over losing health insurance and end-of-the-year pay checks. Chicago teachers have been... Read more
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Raw Story
Rahm Emanuel administration criticizes Chicago teachers’ union $502 million ‘self-help’ plancontract negotiations. “We have identified half a billion dollars that can tri
Rahm Emanuel administration criticizes Chicago teachers’ union $502 million ‘self-help’ plan
Raw Story / Posted 24 days ago
contract negotiations. “We have identified half a billion dollars that can triage the bleeding at CPS,” CTU Vice President Jesse Sharkey said in a statement. The union blueprint comes after the city struck out in trying to win $480 million from... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
CTU says strike not likely this school year unless district pulls pension pickupmade a serious play about getting the schools funded, we have to watch that pla
CTU says strike not likely this school year unless district pulls pension pickup
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
made a serious play about getting the schools funded, we have to watch that play out," union Vice President Jesse Sharkey told reporters after a monthly meeting of the CTU's House of Delegates. "Right now, we're focused on trying to... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Chicago Teachers Union decides against taking strike votestrike or set a strike date. Union officials have indicated teachers could wait
Chicago Teachers Union decides against taking strike vote
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 25 days ago
strike or set a strike date. Union officials have indicated teachers could wait until fall to strike. Union Vice President Jesse Sharkey said there's concern over losing health insurance and end-of-the-year pay checks. Chicago teachers have been... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Chicago Teachers Meet to Discuss Possible Strike Dateweek, there's talk that the union will not go on strike to finish the remainder
Chicago Teachers Meet to Discuss Possible Strike Date
NBC Chicago / Posted 25 days ago
week, there's talk that the union will not go on strike to finish the remainder of the school year. CTU Vice President Jesse Sharkey confirmed to NBC 5 Monday that a strike is unlikely to happen this month, but he's not ruling out the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago Teachers Union says it still hasn't decided timing on strikea potential strike with its house of delegates Wednesday. Emanuel on Monday sei
Chicago Teachers Union says it still hasn't decided timing on strike
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
a potential strike with its house of delegates Wednesday. Emanuel on Monday seized on comments union Vice President Jesse Sharkey made to the Sun-Times that suggested members "would not be looking at a strike in May" unless the school... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Will CPS teachers strike later this month?is giving only partial, somewhat conflicting answers to that question. This mo
Will CPS teachers strike later this month?
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 27 days ago
is giving only partial, somewhat conflicting answers to that question. This morning, in the Sun-Times, CTU Vice President Jesse Sharkey had appeared to all but rule out a strike before the end of the school year. Barring some big provocation by... Read more
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NBC Chicago
CPS Teachers Leaning Against May Strikefor kids out of class on a district-mandated March furlough day and an April on
CPS Teachers Leaning Against May Strike
NBC Chicago / Posted 27 days ago
for kids out of class on a district-mandated March furlough day and an April one-day teachers strike. Union Vice President Jesse Sharkey said he’s spoken with delegates and members of the 40-member Big Bargaining Team who’ve expressed financial... Read more
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