Election Set for Three Positions on WBNG Board

Three of the top four positions on the Washington-Baltimore News Guild’s executive board are being contested in an election that will conclude with a ballot count on Jan. 27. The WBNG membership elects nine members to its Executive Council every two years. These “localwide” positions are the four officers (President, Vice President, Treasurer, and Secretary) […]

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WBNG Wins Representation Vote at Advancement Project

The Washington-Baltimore News Guild has added a 30th shop to the local’s slate of bargaining units. Employees of the Advancement Project on Jan. 10 voted 11-2 in favor of WBNG representation. The civil rights organization that works “on-the-ground… to develop and inspire community-based solutions” has its national headquarters in Washington and an office in Los […]

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Nov. 4 Executive Council meeting

[Most of the work of the Washington-Baltimore News Guild local took place during the General Membership meeting immediately prior to the board meeting.] Executive Director Cet Parks notes that WBNG got credit and good will from the Virginia AFL-CIO for its anti-right-to-work letter prior to the Nov. 8 election.  A ballot measure that would have […]

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