Some nurses on Chicago’s Northwest Side have begun two days of voting in a closely watched union election.Since 2002, Council 31 of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees has been trying to organize thousands of employees at Resurrection Health Care, a nonprofit Roman Catho
Perhaps the biggest economic news this week will be the monthly report on unemployment, due out Friday.
Unemployment has been edging down – and that's sure to be something of a relief to worried college seniors.
But one group among those stressed-out graduates may surprise you.
Cook County’s health system says it will cut about 300 positions in fiscal 2011. But a nurses union is threatening to strike over the plan. The cash-strapped county’s Health and Hospitals System has been shrinking its payroll for years.