Center for Popular Democracy

A new unit at the guild the staff at Center for Popular Democracy are working toward a first contract. Unit staff will be added once they are elected!

Center for Popular Democracy Shop in Talks for First Guild CBA

The three-dozen member WBNG unit at the Center for Popular Democracy had its first formal bargaining session with management on Sept. 16. “We had a preliminary conference call with management over ground rules and modalities for bargaining in early September,” said Local Representative Rick Ehrmann. “Both sides are looking at ways to pursue ‘interest-based bargaining’ […]

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WBNG Gains Bargaining Rights For Three Dozen Workers at Nonprofit

An organizing campaign that concluded with management voluntarily recognizing the Washington-Baltimore NewsGuild has resulted in the creation of a 36-worker bargaining unit at the Center for Popular Democracy. The campaign at the progressive nonprofit headquartered in New York began in May. “We quickly collected signed cards from more than two-thirds of the three dozen or […]

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Unit Facts - At a Glance

Local Staff Representative Richard Ehrmann