Today is Presidents Day, a federal holiday, but Early Voting locations for the municipal election are open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Voters can use any site in the city regardless of their address. Voters need a government-issued photo ID to cast a ballot. Election board officials said voters who need to change their name… Read More


PARCC testing is set to begin March 9th. CPS has said they will only administer the test in 10% of schools. The IL State Board of Ed is threatening districts with funding cuts if they don’t administer PARCC. A parental opt out rights bill has been introduced in the IL House. Our schools spend more… Read More

Come support our brothers and sisters at their fundraisers this weekend!   Friday, January 30th Tim Meegan (BDAY) Lizards Liquid Lounge 3058 W Irving Park 7-10:00pm Zerlina Smith Emma Goldman Cooperative 2449 N Monticello 5-10pm Saturday, January 31st   Tara Stamps 634 N Long Ave 6pm Dianne Daleiden (BDAY) 5505 N Lincoln 5pm Send to… Read More

Sign up for this weekend’s canvassing/phone banking for our CORE members running for city council!   There is only 3 weeks left! Sue Sadlowski Garza 10th SAT. 9:30am-2:30pm SUN 12-4pm 9510 S Ewing Ed Hershey 25th SAT 11am Efebina’s SUN 11am Cafe Catrina Zerlina Smith 29th SAT 10:30am-2pm SUN 12-3pm 5300 W Quincy Tim Meegan 33rd SAT 10am-2pm 4307 N Kedzie Tara Stamps 37th … Read More

Sign up for this Weekend’s Canvasses/Door-knocking! Sue Garza 10th ward Canvassing/door knocking : Saturday 9:30am-2:30pm and Sunday 12-5pm at the Campaign Office 9510 S Ewing 10th Ward Neighborhoods: Bush, east side, Hegewisch, Jeffery Manor, South Deering, Slag Valley, South Chicago Dianne Daleiden 40th Ward Saturday Fundraising: DANCE PARTY w/ MATT FARMER, Sat 1/17 12-3 pm… Read More


Support our CORE candidates for alderman! We are in the midst of historic times in Chicago city politics.  There are many progressive people who have decided to throw their hat in the ring and run for alderman this year with the hopes of taking our city back!  With only six weeks to go until election… Read More

As 2014 comes to an end, so does the current term for all CTU delegates. In accordance with the CTU constitution and bylaws, all CTU delegates serve a thre-year term and an election is held at the end of each term. All schools covered in the current CTU contract will hold elections to elect CTU… Read More