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Dec 9th Stand Up for Fairness Rally to send a message to Gov. Rauner

Governor Rauner is holding the state budget hostage to his "turnaround" agenda, harming Illinois citizens and jeopardizing vital services. He's pushing legislators to strip collective bargaining rights from teachers, police officers, firefighters, and other public employees--and to wipe out prevailing wage and project labor agreements for workers in the construction trades. His agenda would drive down the income of working families and weaken all of organized labor in our state. The governor is also holding hostage tens of thousands of state employees, trying to force a strike by insisting on extreme demands in union contract negotiations. It's time to come together to tell Governor Rauner: Illinois residents need the vital public services that state and local governments provide. And all workers deserve a voice on the job, family supporting wages, affordable health care and dignity in retirement. Join us Dec 9th at 5:30 pm at IUOE Hall 318 at 3310 Water Tower Road in Marion