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Illinois lawmakers reverse cost shift, reinstate 6 percent salary threshold for teachers

SPRINGFIELD – Lawmakers took action to help save the teaching profession and repealed the 3 percent salary threshold on teacher salaries and reinstated the 6 percent salary threshold. The change was attached to the budget implementation bill.


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