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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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    Federal Judge Dismisses Ed Asner Suit

    Ed Asner plans to continue his fight for "transparency" in SAG-AFTRA's residual payments through different avenues after a court setback Wednesday, his attorney told Backstage.

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    Unite For Strength Unveils Slate, Ned Vaughn Running for Delegate

    Unite For Strength officially unveiled its full slate of candidates Thursday, almost a week after SAG-AFTRA published the names of those standing in the union’s first post-merger election. The group is fielding a slate of 52 candidates running for SAG-AFTRA National and Los Angeles Local Boards and more than ...

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    SAG-AFTRA Targeting Spring Contract Talks

    SAG-AFTRA has kicked off its membership consultation process ahead of contract negotiations with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers.

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    SAG-AFTRA Bone Marrow Drive Nets 15 Donors

    The March 14 event, organized in support of Holter Graham, the local president, drew 25 members and staff.

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    SAG-AFTRA Sets Date for Commecials Negotiations

    Both parties have agreed to a start date for the upcoming commercials contracts negotiations: Valentines Day 2013.

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    SAG-AFTRA, AMPTP May Talk Through July 4

    Talks between SAG-AFTRA and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers could spill over into the 4th of July holiday.

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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 respectively ...

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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 N.Y. to Hold Marrow Drive

    SAG-AFTRA's New York Local is holding a marrow donor drive March 14.