Chicago Teachers Union: Huge raise not attainable

By Jason on Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 in Commentary, Unions No Comments

By Kyle Olson CHICAGO – The Chicago Teachers Union was derided earlier this year when the public learned it was demanding a 30% raise for teachers, including 24% in the first year. Given the current economic conditions and financial state of the school district, most people saw the union as out-of-touch and downright nuts.