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AFSCME To Accept Wage-Freeze, Higher Health Costs

Doug Finke Gatehouse Media Illinois
According to the article AFSCME would agree to a four-year wage freeze in an attempt to get get the Rauner administration back to the bargaining table". AFSCME Council 31 Executive Director Roberta Lynch said, "Employees would pay more for health insurance in three of the four years...".


Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner: Organized Labor's Public Enemy No 1?

Steven Greenhouse The Guardian
Republican Governor Bruce Raynor launches ferocious attack on organized labor in Illinois. The Governor has aimed his attack against both public and private sector workers. This goes beyond Wisconsin Governor Walker whose attack was mainly aimed at public sector employees.
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