WJBD Radio

Images

Now Playing

Local News

WJBD - Local News - AFSCME: Prepare To Strike

AFSCME: Prepare To Strike

(Springfield, IL)  --  The state's largest government employee union is letting its members know that a strike may be coming.  

The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees has been sending members a memo that outlines steps they can take to help tide them over in the event of the strike.  Among the steps emphasized in the memo are to put aside money now, do not make major purchases and schedule any "predictable" medical appointments immediately.  

Governor Quinn and the union have failed to come to an agreement on a new contract, and a Friday bargaining session ended with no resolution. 

See other LocalNews news:

Fast Food Workers Vow Civil Disobedience
One Injured As Fire Destroys Junction City Home
Centralia Man Faces Obstructing Justice Charge
Illinois Prison Guard Suffers Concussion in Attack
Cahokia Mounds Excavators Make Interesting Find




Loyal Listener Club

Club Login

Follow Us At

This Site logo