Portland

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Thu, 07/16/2015 - 19:03

On July 16, 2015 SAG-AFTRA announced the election results for the Portland Local elections. The following candidates ran unopposed and shall be declared elected without the necessity of a membership vote:

Mary McDonald-Lewis

National Board Member

4-year term

Duane Hanson

President

Fri, 06/05/2015 - 12:21

Members of SAG-AFTRA Portland Local enjoy a candid moment with AFL-CIO National President, Richard Trumka, during a day of true, union solidarity; attending the "2015 AFL-CIO Organizing Summit" held at the (unionized) Vancouver, Washington Hilton Hotel.

As a shuttered local, Portland has cemented ties with other members of Oregon's organized labor movement, holding board meetings and events at their local labor hall.

Start: 06/13/2015 - 4:00pm
End: 06/13/2015 - 6:30pm

Last year the SAG-AFTRA Portland Local packaged nearly 8,000 meals for our state's folks in need. And we're doing it again! Come join the fun, while helping Oregon's hungry at the Oregon Food Bank.

When: Saturday June 13
9 - 11:30 a.m.

Where: Oregon Food Bank
7900 NE 33rd Drive
Portland OR  97211

RSVP and questions to chris.comte@sagaftra.org.

Start: 04/25/2015 - 7:00pm
End: 04/25/2015 - 9:00pm

When: Noon – 2 p.m., Saturday, April 25

Where: Pioneer Courthouse Square
Downtown Portland

Please come out and support your brothers and sisters who work at KGW TV. KGW has been acquired by the Gannett Company, publisher of the USA Today newspaper, and Gannett is trying to eliminate the skills jurisdictions of the unions who represent workers at KGW – SAG-AFTRA, which represents the reporters; IATSE, which represents the camera operators; and IBEW, which represents the technical workers.

Start: 05/02/2015 - 5:00pm
End: 05/02/2015 - 11:00pm

When: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saturday, May 2

Where: Oregon AFL-CIO Hall
3645 SE 32nd Ave. (one block south of SE Powell Blvd.)

"A union shoot is a safety zone. We all rely on that. But it doesn't simply happen on its own. It is the responsibility of everyone on set to make it so, and to speak up loudly if they see a safety issue."
-Duane Hanson, SAG-AFTRA Portland Local President

Start: 02/18/2015 - 2:00am
End: 02/18/2015 - 5:00am

The following is sent to you on behalf of the Alliance of Professional Performers — Northwest.

When: Tuesday, Feb. 17
6 p.m. - Social meet-and-greet with complimentary hors d'oeuvres and no-host bar
6:30 p.m. - Business commences

Where: Wine Up on Williams
3037 N. Williams Ave.
Portland, OR 97227

The Alliance of Professional Performers – Northwest (APP-NW) movement is growing, but there’s still plenty of work to do.

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