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Sunday, July 15, 2018
The U.S. Supreme Court's ruling this weak overturning a decades-old decision allowing unions to charge non-members for lobbying seems to belong a world away, ideologically, from the one in 1977 that said such fees were constitutional.
New laws related to veterans affairs, drugs and health care are among 217 that will become effective Jan. 1, according to an announcement on state Rep. Lindsay Parkhurst’s (R-Kankakee) website.
Last summer, the board of Kankakee County passed a resolution adopting both affirmative action and anti-discrimination policies for county workers and contractors.