Members of SEIU Healthcare Illinois, the union representing personal assistants who provide in-home care to people with disabilities, hold signs in front of the Champaign office for the Illinois Department of Human Services on March 29, 2018.
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State Continues To Withhold Pay Raise Promised To State-Funded Caregivers

When the state budget went into effect last August, a provision within the law provided a 48-cent hourly wage increase to 28,000 state workers who provide in-home care to people with disabilities. But those workers still haven't seen that money