Prison Employees http://wkms.org en Illinois Department of Corrections Says, “Don’t Stop Coming to Work” http://wkms.org/post/illinois-department-corrections-says-don-t-stop-coming-work <p></p><p>The Illinois Department of Corrections is telling workers at prisons targeted for shutdown they should keep coming to work after the end of the month. A letter sent to correctional employees announces what officials call a "temporary delay" in the face of layoffs and closures scheduled for August 31<sup>st</sup>. &nbsp;Governor Pat Quinn wants to shut down prisons such as Tamms in Southern Illinois, but is meeting resistance from the prison workers' union.</p> Tue, 28 Aug 2012 14:00:31 +0000 Dave Shinall & The Associated Press 21383 at http://wkms.org Illinois Department of Corrections Says, “Don’t Stop Coming to Work”