Posts tagged "Rahm Emanuel"

Why I Didn't Write About the CTU Strike...

Chicago Public School teachers are on strike. There hasn’t been a strike in 25 years. This is national news…everyone is blogging about it. (even fellow ChicagoNow comedic bloggers, “Lists that Actually Matter”) What kind of education blogger sits this one out? The number of issues and angles to a potential story are overwhelming—maybe I am... Read more »

Mark Suppelsa's "Pension Games" on WGN Will Make Your Head Spin

For those of you who haven’t been playing along…you need to pay attention to what is happening with Illinois State pensions. Do not miss WGN’s Mark Suppelsa’s “Pension Games”! He will broadcast his ongoing investigative report Monday, July 30th at 9:30pm CT on WGN. This half hour special will examine a series of reports done... Read more »
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