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Stories with organization: American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
  • Illinois House gears up for override of union-strike veto 
    Updated: Sep-01-15 5:11 pm

    SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - One of the subplots of the summer-long Illinois budget standoff will take center stage this week with a likely attempt by House Democrats to restore legislation they say will prevent labor unrest.

  • The Latest on Springfield: Senate OKs college grant funding story has photos
    Updated: Aug-19-15 8:11 pm

    SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The latest on activities in Springfield as Gov. Bruce Rauner spends Governor's Day at the Illinois State Fair and action by the Senate on legislation, including overriding several Rauner vetoes:

  • Rauner on union-strike veto: 'Let me do my job' story has photos
    Updated: Aug-18-15 7:14 pm

    SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Imploring them to "let me do my job," Gov. Bruce Rauner asked Illinois lawmakers Tuesday not to undo his veto of a measure authorizing an unelected arbitrator to decide a potential labor-negotiation stalemate.