LOS ANGELES – The Writers Guild of America West (WGAW) today sent the following letter of support for FCC Chairman Wheeler’s proposed compromise for set-top box rules to members of the Senate Commerce Committee in advance of tomorrow’s FCC oversight hearing.
The Writers Guild of America West (WGAW) is a labor union representing writers of motion pictures, television, radio and Internet programming, including news and documentaries. Founded in 1933, the Guild negotiates and administers contracts that protect the creative and economic rights of its members. It is involved in a wide range of programs that advance the interests of writers, and is active in public policy and legislative matters on the local, national and international levels. For more information on the WGAW, please visit: www.wga.org.