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  • CPS, stop blaming Springfield

    CPS, stop blaming Springfield
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Public Schools officials would have you think the financial catastrophe they face can be entirely blamed on a scapegoat named Springfield.
  • Chicago teachers protest planned cuts after pension payment

    Dozens of Chicago Teachers Union members and supporters picketed outside City Hall to protest $200 million in planned Chicago Public Schools cuts. The nation's third-largest school district plans 1,400 layoffs, scaled-back maintenance and reduced...

    CPS set for $200 million in cuts; mayor floats property tax plan

     CPS set for $200 million in cuts; mayor floats property tax plan
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday detailed the fallout he attributes to Chicago Public Schools making good on a $634 million pension payment: 1,050 workers will lose their jobs, 350 vacant positions will be eliminated and several education programs will...

    Saving Chicago schools

     Saving Chicago schools
    How daunting is the challenge of keeping Chicago Public Schools operating? Here's how daunting. On Wednesday, Mayor Rahm Emanuel outlined an everybody-pays-something deal. It would ask for $175 million to $200 million from Chicago property taxpayers. It...

    CPS officials seek pension payment relief, warn of more cuts

     CPS officials seek pension payment relief, warn of more cuts
    Chicago Public Schools officials warned Wednesday that without relief from their next massive pension contribution, they would have to make $500 million in additional cuts in the coming year, on top of looming cuts they say will be caused by this year's...