Coverage of the CTU & SEIU Strike

On fourth day of strike, CTU-CPS bargaining stalls

By Finley Williams, Copy Editor

October 22, 2019 As the CTU Local 1 and SEIU Local 73 strikes stretched into their fourth school day on Tuesday, bargaining between the CTU and Mayor Lori Lightfoot and CPS seemingly stagnated after a weekend with relative progress regarding staffing throughout CPS and elementary school class sizes. Monday, Lightfoot and CPS CEO Janice Jackson sent CTU President Jesse Sharkey a letter in which ...

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