Posts tagged "Jobs With Justice"

What's Up This Week: Replacing Jesse Jackson Jr.; dwindling SROs and school closings

Decisions, decisions. Gov. Pat Quinn is to decide on the schedule for the special election to replace former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., who resigned citing health reasons. Several seasoned politicians have already expressed an interest in the post. School Closings. The state legislature will debate Tuesday whether to extend the deadline for Chicago Public Schools... Read more »

Wells Fargo found guilty in the court of public opinion

A group of demonstrators declared Wells Fargo guilty of misusing $25 billion in federal government bailout money last Thursday during a rally outside the company’s corporate offices at 230 W. Monroe St. in downtown Chicago. “They got bailed out. We got sold out,” demonstrators chanted.