minimum wage

WBBM Newsradio/Dave Dahl
February 19, 2019 - 3:05 pm
The bill, which had no Republican support and which was opposed by almost all business groups, raises Illinois’ $8.25 minimum to $9.25 in 2020, escalating it to $15 in 2025.
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SEIU Healthcare Illinois & Indiana/Facebook
Mike Krauser
March 01, 2018 - 9:32 am
CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Early Childhood Education programs at 10 YMCA locations in Chicago were closed Thursday as workers took part in a first-ever strike. Nearly 130 child care workers at 10 Chicago area YMCA participated in a one-day strike, protesting unfair labor practice. They started...
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