Front Page Awards Entries Due...
It's time to submit your entries to the
Washington-Baltimore Newspaper Guild's Front Page Awards competition
honoring the "best of the best" in writing, photography, commentary, graphics,
and union campaigns, all created by workers in WBNG-covered units in calendar-year 2015.
DC LaborFest/FilmFest through May 31
One-Time Local 35 Guild Member
Eleanor Roosevelt to Grace $5 Bill
Eleanor Roosevelt, who was a member of the Washington local of the American Newspaper Guild for more than 25
years, will be on the back of the newly designed $5 bill. This is the first time in U.S. history that a union
member will be portrayed on U.S. currency.
AFL-CIO Shop, Two Affiliated
Guild Units Have New CBAs
The 160-member Guild unit at AFL-CIO headquarters, three dozen WBNG-covered workers at Working America, and the
small Guild shop at the Metropolitan Washington Council AFL-CIO are all working under newly negotiated and
ratified collective bargaining agreements.
Sun Unit Ratifies 3-Year Contract