ANYthing to make a deal…damn the consequences!
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel stands firmly behind HIS career; – will OK a contract with no teeth to remove Chicago’s many sub-standard teachers; calls it ‘an honest and principled compromise‘. Only a lifetime Chicago Democrat could swallow that crap!
Teachers will get their 16% raise while kids will continue to be taught by teachers who speak Ebonics.
CTU President Karen ‘I never miss a meal’ Lewis wins another round for Unionized Mediocrity. To Chicago’s political sellouts [aka elected Democrats] their problems will seem behind them come Monday when 350,000 students will be off the streets and out of sight – ‘safely back at school’.
NOT SO FAST! Breaking: Sunday nite Sept 16th – CTU Teachers did NOT vote to accept the deal – STRIKE CONTINUES! See, they are waiting for Obama to come…