The 49-member unit of CWA Local 2382, which had been representing workers at the headquarters of the National Association of Social Workers as a freestanding local, voted May 19-21, 2010, to merge with the Washington-Baltimore Newspaper Guild. The WBNG Executive Council approved the merger in June 2010.
With a contract set to expire June 10, the Washington Post Guild unit has established a bargaining committee: Freddy Kunkle (Newsroom chair), David DeJesus (Commercial chair), Pat Jacob, Sarah Mark, Stephen Richardson, Tim Smith, and Tom Jackman (alternate). The current Guild contract at the Post covers more than 850 workers. Rick Ehrmann has been the […]Read more »
With the staff of the Georgia AFL-CIO having recently signed a three-year agreement, the Washington-Baltimore News Guild now has 30 shops on its roster. The Peach State’s labor federation contract will expire March 30, 2020. In other local action: The 35-member unit at the Center for Popular Democracy, which ratified its first Guild contract the […]Read more »