Senate leaders will have to persuade House Speaker Michael Madigan to put a stamp on a “grand bargain” budget package of reforms and revenue.
CTU officials and members plan to stage walk-ins at schools across the city.
Called a “work in progress” and “under construction,” a Senate “grand bargain” budget package has a $4.3 billion hole.
Illinois elementary schools and day cares will have to test drinking water sources for lead under legislation signed Monday byGov. Bruce Rauner.
In 2014, Paul Vallas was Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn’s running mate. Quinn lost to Rauner.
Illinois’ largest public-employee union told its members Friday that they soon will vote on whether to authorize a strike.