Catholic News Service

Catholic News Service is the world’s oldest and largest religious news agency, providing subscribers with news, photos, graphics, cartoons, and other editorial content pertaining to the Catholic community worldwide.

CNS delivers its online product to clients – primarily the Catholic press – throughout the United States and in more than 40 other countries.

About a dozen CNS editors, reporters, photo researchers, librarians, technicians and others are protected by a contract that is bargained and enforced by the Washington-Baltimore Newspaper Guild.

Unit Facts - At a Glance

Unit Leadership Unit Chair: Mark Pattison
Phone: 202-541-3281


Vice Chair: Anna Capizzi
Phone: 202-541-3281


Unit Address
3211 4th Street, NE
Washington, DC 20017-1194
Local Staff Representative Paul Reilly Contracts & Documents Extension December 31, 2016 - December 31, 2017 Extension December 31, 2015 - December 31, 2016 Contract January 1, 2014 - December 31, 2015