• Illinois needs Fair Tax reform

    Illinois needs Fair Tax reform

    The old way of taxing income in Illinois is unfair and inadequate. Curious how many taxpayers in your county will pay less (or the same) under Fair Tax Reform? Click here for an interactive map!

  • AFSCME members endorse in primary, prepare for upcoming election

    AFSCME members endorse in primary, prepare for upcoming election

    More than 500 delegates to Council 31’s PEOPLE Conference on Feb. 1 made endorsements for the March Primary election, prepared for the crusade to pass a Fair Tax in Illinois, and set the union’s 2020 legislative agenda.

  • Union gets justice for Chicago library employees

    Union gets justice for Chicago library employees

    Steward’s investigation finds contract violation and AFSCME member wins decisive victory in arbitration

  • AFSCME wins, no refund for Janus

    AFSCME wins, no refund for Janus

    A three-judge panel of the Illinois Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals held on November 7 that Mark Janus is not entitled to retroactive reimbursement of fees AFSCME collected in good faith, in accordance with the prevailing Supreme Court precedent.

  • Strength in Solidarity: AFSCME Council 31’s 21st Biennial Convention

    Strength in Solidarity: AFSCME Council 31’s 21st Biennial Convention

    Gathering under the theme “Strength in Solidarity,” some 1,000 delegates, alternates and guests from across the state met in Springfield on October 17-19 for Council 31’s 21st biennial convention, setting our path over the next two years.

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