After Nine Months of Bargaining,
A Two-Year Agreement at Post
In a nearly unanimous vote, WBNG members have ratified a two-year collective bargaining agreement that features the largest general pay increase in more than a decade. The new contract was signed June 11.
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WBNG Unit Ratifies First Contract
Guild members at the Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network (RAINN) have ratified a first contract that among other things granted a 3 percent raise on June 5. Organized last year, the unit currently has 45 union members. That number could double, however, pending the results of a unit-clarification hearing before the National Labor Relations Board. Full story
Post's Shameful Pension Stance
Despite holding a pension plan that is millions over-funded, Washington Post management stonewalled to the end on the necessity to slash retirement benefits. In a trio of four-minute videos, Washington Post Guild members Phil Kennecott, Roxanne Roberts, Joel Achenbach, John Kelly, Emily Chow, Rocky Richardson, Tim Smith, Dave DeJesus, Pleshette Massey, and Harry Hopkins have their say about the company.
Speaking Out A Call to Action
"What Would You Say to Jeff Bezos?"