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Stories with organization: American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
  • The Latest: Legislator says Kewanee plan is 'opportunity' story has photos
    Updated: Feb-12-16 5:09 pm

    SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The Latest on the decision by Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration to close the youth correctional facility in Kewanee (all times local):

  • Illinois to close youth correctional facility in Kewanee story has photos
    Updated: Feb-12-16 5:04 pm

    SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration announced Friday it will close the youth correctional facility in Kewanee, news that delighted a civil rights group but distressed employees who worried about alternative housing for maximum-security offenders.

  • Rauner asks labor board to rule if union talks at impasse 
    Updated: Jan-15-16 4:45 pm

    SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The acidic word-war between Gov. Bruce Rauner and the union members who staff state government took a formal turn Friday with the Republican executive asking state labor regulators to determine whether year-old negotiations have stalled.

  • AFSCME calls on Rauner to say whether contract talks stalled 
    Updated: Jan-14-16 8:03 pm

    SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The state's largest public employee union has asked Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration to flatly state whether contract talks are at a legal standstill.