Members of the Chicago Teachers Union will hold a press conference and rally starting at City Hall 9am Wednesday morning ahead of the last City Council meeting before the summer break. “Rahm wants to escape responsibility for our schools. Now that Springfield secured minimal, stopgap school funding he wants us to breathe a sigh of relief and go home,” a release reads. “But CPS still plans to cut hundreds of millions from schools. We say, Not One More Cut! Rahm talks ‘shared sacrifice,’ but teachers have already sacrificed billions. Rahm’s wealthy friends have sacrificed nothing. CTU has outlined ways the City can tax the rich to pay for great schools. Join us at the City Council meeting to demand it.”

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