SPRINGFIELD -- A watchdog group suggests the best way to fix the state's pension problem is to ask state workers and teachers to pay in more.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is calling on lawmakers to approve millions of dollars in supplemental funding for this year.
SPRINGFIELD -- For most people, Labor Day is all about pool parties and barbeques. But for one of the state's biggest workforces, the day means much more.
SPRINGFIELD -- AFSCME members are heading back to the voting booth for a new contract.
SPRINGFIELD -- Two sides have been battling at the bargaining table for more than a year, but now AFSCME and the state have finalized a new contract.
SPRINGFIELD -- The new contract state workers will consider next week is a 3-year deal covering nearly 40,000 workers.
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SPRINGFIELD -- A bitter battle may be over as state workers now have a tentative contract agreement.
SPRINGFIELD -- Tensions are rising over stalled contract talks between the state and state workers.
SPRINGFIELD -- The Illinois Supreme Court is siding with Governor Quinn when it comes to closing two maximum security prisons.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is using a letter to try to mend his relationship with state workers.
DECATUR -- Governor Quinn had some extra visitors during his stop today.
SPRINGFIELD -- State workers could face a blow to their paychecks.
SPRINGFIELD -- One of Illinois' biggest labor unions just lost its contract with the state, now many are wondering what's going to happen next.
SPRINGFIELD -- AFSCME is gearing up for a round of protests across the state to challenge stalled pay raises.
SPRINGFIELD -- NFL referees are on strike for contract negotiations, something union workers here can relate to.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn visited the state fair on Wednesday to meet with democratic supporters. Instead he was greeted by angry protesters.
SPRINGFIELD -- The state is holding of on transferring any more prisoners.
SPRINGFIELD -- Hundreds of state workers are getting raises.
SPRINGFIELD -- Union workers are trying to stop the governor from closing two prisons.
SPRINGFIELD -- AFSCME says a woman was injured in a group home on the state's watch.