Henry Francis, he’s not in costume, he’s in big boy clothes.
- Grandson of Man - Wednesday, Jan 31, 18 @ 12:30 pm:
And why try to strip the labor rights of university workers? Why set them up to have happen what Rauner’s trying to do to state employees: double their health insurance costs, eliminate layoff protections, freeze their pay, have total right to privatize, give them a grossly unfair merit pay system, terrible retirement health insurance?
Not sure by Doug and Bernie are saying critics will say it’s his first balanced budget. Pretty well everyone but the governor has shown, not just said, why they weren’t balanced. The press handing out free passes to this guy is getting really old.
Honeybear, the sign language is exhausting both physically and mentally. They not only sign with their hands but numerous facial expressions and gestures which are timed to coordinate with the hands. They don’t know what he is going to say until he says it, so they have to think and act really fast.
@JS Mill - yeah, University of Chicago and Northwestern are tops along with UIUC. But ALL the public Universities are dependent on his leadership in promoting the entire system we have in place.
And if he had done that we would not have well over 70,000 students going out of state and over 7000 direct jobs lost because of the budget cuts and the lack of priorities this funding issue has in his agenda.