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Philadelphia Branch Honored Today at City Hall

Filed in: Locals, Member Alert

PHILADELPHIA (May 24, 2010) — The SAG Philadelphia Branch is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, which will be marked today with a mayoral reception at Philadelphia City Hall attended by both SAG President Ken Howard and Philadelphia Branch President Tom McCarthy.

 

McCarthy will also be recognized for his more than 30 years of service to SAG as Branch president. He will retire at the end of his term in September.


AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka Addresses Screen Actors Guild Leaders

Washington, D.C. (May 23, 2010) — The nation’s top union leader, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka, addressed leaders from the Screen Actors Guild Regional Branch Division (RBD) at their annual board meeting Saturday in Washington, D.C. The RBD includes 20 Branches spanning from Boston to Hawaii. Nearly 28,000 Screen Actors Guild members who work in film and television live in the regional branches.

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka to Address SAG Leaders in Washington, D.C.

May 20, 2010 (Washington, D.C.) — AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka will address Screen Actors Guild Regional Branch Division leaders at its annual board meeting in Washington, D.C. this Saturday. The guest speaker will be introduced by SAG President Ken Howard and SAG 3rd National Vice President David Hartley-Margolin.

 

President Howard sits on the AFL-CIO Executive Council where he concentrates on issues that affect the Guild, the Associated Actors and Artistes of America, professional employees and the entertainment and media industries.

A Conversation with Young Actors this Sunday at SAG Foundation

SAG members, don't miss your chance to hear what these talented, young artists have to say about being working actors in this business.


SAG Foundation presents

Important Announcement About Joint Wages & Working Conditions Process

Screen Actors Guild and American Federation of Television and Radio Artists are pleased to announce the beginning of the Joint Wages & Working Conditions (W&W) process in preparation for negotiation of the SAG TV/Theatrical and AFTRA Exhibit A Contract. This contract will expire on June 30, 2011, and early negotiations are scheduled to commence in September or October 2010.
 

Double Feature Weekends Ahead for SAG Film Society -- Join Today!

The opening kick-off event for the Hollywood SAG Film Society season is only two weeks away. It's not too late to join at last year's membership fee. Space is limited. Hurry and join your fellow SAG members today and we'll see you at the movies!