AFT-NEROP

The AFT-NEROP shop, the former Office and Professional Employees International Union unit, has about three dozen organizers-in-training, organizers, and senior organizers.

Shortly after affiliating with WBNG, the NEROP bargaining team was formed: new Guild members Malcolm Emerich, Sara Gordon, Jessie Leiken, and Local 32035 Executive Director Cet Parks.

WBNG Members Protest Denial Of Contractually Required Training Opportunity

Nearly a quarter of the 46 members of the Guild-represented Northeast Region Organizing Project were missing from a four-day employer-sponsored workshop in late January. What wasn’t missing was a provision in the Washington-Baltimore News Guild contract stipulating that the American Federation of Teachers has to provide annual training to every member of the NEROP shop. […]

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WBNG Brings ‘Beyond the Beltway(s)’ Shops Into the Fold

Mergers with locals based in North Carolina and New York have expanded WBNG’s membership and geographical reach. To the south of Washington and Baltimore, the two shops that comprise the former IUE-CWA Local 83188 are the North Carolina AFL-CIO and the Student Action with Farmworkers (SAF) organization, both of which are based in the Research […]

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Unit Facts - At a Glance

Unit Leadership Chair: Mark Friedman
Phone: 588-490-5917


Unit Address
35 Marshall Rd, 2nd Floor
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
Local Staff Representative Cet Parks Contracts & Documents Contract July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2018