Stories tagged: labor negotiations
Tue., Sept. 11, 2012, 12:07 a.m.
Chicago pupils, teachers brace for Day 2 of strike
CHICAGO (AP) — Rose Davis wasn’t about to let her two young grandchildren walk alone through one of the city’s most violent neighborhoods, even though they were going to a …
Mon., Sept. 10, 2012, 3:24 p.m.
Chicago teachers strike in bitter contract dispute
CHICAGO (AP) — For the first time in a quarter century, Chicago teachers walked out of the classroom Monday, taking a bitter contract dispute over evaluations and job security to …
Mon., Sept. 10, 2012, 5:40 a.m.
Chicago teachers strike for first time in 25 years
CHICAGO (AP) — For the first time in a quarter-century, thousands of Chicago teachers walked off the job Monday, escalating a bitter contract dispute over evaluations, job security and other …
Mon., Sept. 10, 2012, 12:08 a.m.
Emanuel vows to end strike, get kids back in class
CHICAGO (AP) — City officials vowed to keep hundreds of thousands of students safe when striking teachers hit the picket lines Monday and school district and teachers union leaders resumed …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2012, 8:51 p.m.
Chicago teachers to strike after talks fail
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Teachers Union announced Sunday night that it will go on strike Monday morning for the first time in 25 years after contract talks with the …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2012, 7:52 p.m.
Chicago teachers, school board halt strike talks
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago public school board president says talks with the teachers union have been called off as the clock winds down to avert the city’s first teachers …
Sat., Sept. 8, 2012, 2:27 p.m.
Chicago teachers say latest offer disappointing
CHICAGO (AP) — The vice president of the Chicago Teachers Union said Saturday the city school district’s latest offer in contract negotiations was disappointing and that the wrangling would continue …
Mon., Feb. 6, 2012, 10:46 p.m.
Spokane Council rejects firefighter labor contract
A tentative labor contract with Spokane firefighters was narrowly rejected Monday night by Spokane City Council members.
Wed., Feb. 3, 2010
Nurses picket hospital
Nurses are accusing Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center of pushing unfair and unsafe new workplace rules that would curtail rest breaks and trim staffing levels. The hospital’s 1,600 registered nurses, …
Tue., Feb. 2, 2010, 5:49 p.m.
Sacred Heart nurses picket over breaks, benefits
Nurses are accusing Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center of pushing unfair and unsafe new workplace rules that would curtail rest breaks and trim staffing levels.