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Chicago Teachers Union forgets the veterans on Veterans Day

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By Kyle Olson
EAGnews.org

CHICAGO – On Monday, November 12th (the observed Veterans Day), the Chicago Teachers Union organized a protest, not to honor vets, but to protest school closures. Ironically, all Chicago Public Schools were closed that day to supposedly honor military veterans who served out nation.
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Chicago Teachers Union: Huge raise not attainable

By Kyle Olson
EAGnews.org

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.
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