It isn't just AFSCME paying close attention to the pending Supreme Court decision on state worker Mark Janus' fight against so called fair share fees.
The Illinois Education Association believes the decision could have a direct impact on the state's teachers unions. IEA Government Relations Director Jim Reed.
Reed says teachers aren't just concerned about their compensation.
The Supreme Court previously was deadlocked on the fair share issue before Neil Gorsuch returned the high court to full strength with nine Justices.