A new resolution to bring universal basic income to Chicago may soon be making its way to City Council for a vote.
A new transportation and logistics hub is expected to bring about 2,000 jobs to Chicago’s Southeast Side, but some area activists are taking issue with the way the project was introduced.
Despite an increase this week to the city’s minimum wage, many Chicagoans still aren’t earning what some researchers call a “living wage.”
Unions – and their foes – are fast on the heels of a landmark Supreme Court ruling issued last week on Janus v. American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, a case with Illinois roots.
In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court’s conservative justices ruled that states cannot require public workers to pay union “fair-share” fees.
Reaction to the Supreme Court's ruling on an Illinois case that deals a major blow to public sector unions.
As soon as Thursday, the U.S. Supreme Court will issue an opinion on Janus v. AFSCME – a case with roots in Illinois that could have consequences nationwide.
Chicago teens and young adults now have until Monday to submit applications for any one of 32,000 summer employment opportunities.
An organization in New York City that doesn’t allow men is under investigation for discrimination. But in Chicago, women-only coworking spaces are on the rise.
Meet Nasreen Sheikh, a former child laborer who is using her past to improve the lives of women and children around the world.
Horween Leather has some high-profile clients. And if you’re a sports fan, chances are you’ve seen their work at play.
A new resource is designed to help adolescents and young adults develop job skills, continue their education and overcome barriers to stable employment.
Ralph Martire of the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability explains this week’s ruling and what city leaders might do next to address the Chicago Park District’s financial woes.
Despite the industry’s recent decline and new tariffs, Illinois’ solar market is expected to grow significantly in the coming years, according to a new report.
A year after launching their business making jeans in a Garfield Park factory, things are starting to look a little different at Dearborn Denim. We go for a look.