97 percent of Chicago teachers approve strike in test vote

The Chicago Teachers Union has released the results of a test strike vote, which was held last week.

The union said 97 percent of members would vote to authorize a strike, if necessary.

The potential strike could happen after the holiday break.

School officials have warned of massive layoffs if state funding does not come through.
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