Why opt out of the Union? Reasons Illinois public employees have given for opting out include:

  • The union spends too much on politics.
  • The union doesn’t represent its members well.
  • The family budget is tight, and that extra money could go a long way.
  • Opting out gives you the freedom to make choices you think are best.

Whatever the reason, the choice is YOURS to make.

Ready to leave your union?

To stop your state or local government employer in Illinois from deducting dues from your paycheck and sending those dues to the unions:

If your union or employer denies your request, or you would like additional information, feel free to email us at help@leavemyunion.com or call (630) 448-0016.


Would you like to share your union story?
Email us at help@leavemyunion.com