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Thu, 04/17/2014 - 08:17

Dear Member of the SAG-AFTRA Ohio-Pittsburgh Local,

Please welcome your new Ohio-Pittsburgh Local Executive Director Brian Lysell. Brian comes to us with an impressive background, including work for the labor unions that represent hotel employees in New York City - as a grievance officer, business agent, vice-president, and ultimately chief of staff and delegate to the New York City Central Labor Council.

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Mon, 04/14/2014 - 13:30

The SAG-AFTRA Ohio-Pittsburgh Local is now accepting applications for our scholarship fund awards for the 2014 - 2015 academic year. Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity!

Application Deadline: Thursday, May 1, 2014
Application & More Information: http://www.sagaftra.org/ohio-pittsburgh-local/scholarships

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Fri, 04/04/2014 - 06:31

Hello, film and TV scriptwriters – the SAG Foundation would like to hear from you!

The SAG Foundation Salon presents staged readings of film and TV scripts, featuring a cast of SAG-AFTRA members.

They’re interested in well-written material that would appeal to a wide audience.

Writers MUST be members of one of the performing arts (SAG-AFTRA, AEA, etc.) or affiliated unions (DGA, WGA, etc.). If the work is a collaboration, then at least one of the writers must be a union member.

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Mon, 01/06/2014 - 21:19

Due to inclement weather in the Ohio-Pittsburgh area, the SAG-AFTRA Ohio-Pittsburgh Local will be closed Tuesday, Jan. 7.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Tue, 12/17/2013 - 13:44

Ohio-Pittsburgh Local Members,
SAG-AFTRA Wages & Working Conditions meeting will be scheduled soon in preparation for negotiation of the TV/Theatrical-Exhibit A contracts that expire on June 30, 2014. All members who work the TV/Theatrical-Exhibit A contracts are encouraged to attend and participate.

All W&W Committee meetings are open to all paid-up members. Please bring your current membership card (paid thru April 30, 2014) for admittance.

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Wed, 08/07/2013 - 15:02

On Wednesday, August 07, 2013, the ballot tabulation of the Ohio-Pittsburgh Local election was conducted. Please note that some candidates ran unopposed and were declared elected without the necessity of a membership vote. Following are the results of the election. Those positions that required a balloted election are listed with an asterisk*. For complete balloted election results, click here.

Mark Roberts*- National Board Member - Two-Year Term

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Tue, 04/16/2013 - 13:53

SAG-AFTRA has been asked to clarify the current state of affairs with respect to its franchised agents in the Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Philadelphia Markets. 

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