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    Gabrielle Carteris Elected SAG-AFTRA President

    Gabrielle Carteris will serve as president of SAG-AFTRA following Ken Howard’s passing last month. Rebecca Damon has been elected executive vice president of the union.

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    Remembering SAG-AFTRA President Ken Howard

    Ken Howard, president of SAG-AFTRA, passed away at his home near Los Angeles yesterday at 71. Howard was best known for his work on stage and screen, winning a Tony and an Emmy award during his career.

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    ‘Home Improvement’ Actor Running for SAG-AFTRA Prez

    Ballots will be mailed July 21 to eligible SAG-AFTRA members to determine whether Patricia Richardson (“Home Improvement”) will take over for current national president, Ken Howard. Also up for grabs is the secretary-treasurer position, for which stuntwoman Jane Austin and actor Jenny O’Hara will vie.

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    L.A. Building Renamed for SAG-AFTRA

    The building where the merger of Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists was negotiated now bears the name of the union that was born from that merger.

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    SAG-AFTRA Shuffles Leadership As Negotiations Loom

    The performers' union has been canvassing its ranks ahead of the TV/theatrical talks with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers, a start date for which is expected to be announced soon.

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    SAG-AFTRA Set to Open ‘United’ Convention

    SAG-AFTRA’s first post-merger national convention kicks off today under the theme “united for our future,” but the four-day event may in fact reveal some divisions within the union’s leadership.

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    N.Y. Local's Mike Hodge Enters EVP Race

    New York Local President Mike Hodge entered the race for SAG-AFTRA's executive vice presidency Friday and has some prominent union officials in his corner. In fact, Ken Howard, the union's national president, is backing Hodge for the position, as is former EVP Ned Vaughn, who resigned from the ...

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    SAG-AFTRA Looks Ahead to Negotiations

    SAG-AFTRA is shifting focus to its upcoming contract negotiations and late September convention following the completion of its first national elections.

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    Ken Howard Claims Unified SAG-AFTRA Presidency

    Veteran actor and union leader Ken Howard became the first elected president of SAG-AFTRA Thursday.  Amy Aquino, who was running with Howard on the Unite for Strength slate, was elected secretary treasurer. Both previously served the Screen Actors Guild for two consecutive terms prior to merger, and each served ...

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    SAG-AFTRA Leaders Await Final Election Results

    With SAG-AFTRA election results set to be announced Thursday, union co-president Roberta Reardon will turn her attention to winning the union's executive vice presidency if she fails in her bid to lead the New York Local. "If this goes south, then I'm going to turn and look at ...