Statement from SAG National President Ken Howard Regarding the AFTRA National Board Vote

Statement from SAG National President Ken Howard Regarding the AFTRA National Board Vote
Filed in: Press & Media

LOS ANGELES (January 28, 2012) — Screen Actors Guild National President Ken Howard released the following statement regarding the AFTRA National Board vote on the proposed merger with Screen Actors Guild:

"This is a terrific outcome and I offer my sincere thanks and congratulations to AFTRA's National Board  and National President Roberta Reardon. Professional performers are now an important step closer to the strongest union representation possible. Just as our boards have, I believe our members will decisively approve this merger and that SAG-AFTRA will be a leader in shaping the entertainment and media industries."