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Rauner gives his take on Janus v. AFSCME; Blitz talks aftermath

Gov. Bruce Rauner explained his stance on the U.S. Supreme Court Janus decision Monday before speaking with Charleston area business owners at Unique Suites Hotel.

Analicia Haynes, Managing Editor

July 2, 2018

Gov. Bruce Rauner denied Monday that the creation of a government website that asks employees to notify the State of "changes in their union membership status" was misleading but was instead a necessary way to give information regarding the Supreme Court's Janus ruling on public sector unions.   ...

Local government reform resolution fails City Council

Community members gather before the Charleston City Council began. The final vote for the

Stephanie Markham, Editor-in-Chief

May 19, 2015

The Charleston City Council voted 3-2 against the "Supporting Local Government Relief and Reform" resolution Tuesday after rescinding and revising the original version in previous meetings. Community members in attendance applauded when the resolution failed to pass after Mayor Larry Renne...

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