Dear WGA Members,
We will be returning to the bargaining table with the AMPTP for the week starting Monday, April 10th. We continue to need your support to achieve a fair contract before the May 1st expiration date.
Strike authorization vote member meetings have been scheduled as follows:
Los Angeles member meetings are on Tuesday, April 18th at the Sheraton Universal at 7:00 pm PDT and Wednesday, April 19th at the Beverly Hilton at 7:00 pm PDT.
The member meeting in New York will be on Wednesday, April 19th at the SEIU 32BJ office at 7:00 pm EDT.
The online strike authorization vote will start on Wednesday, April 19th at 8:30 pm PDT/11:30 pm EDT and conclude on Monday, April 24th at 12:00 noon PDT/3:00 pm EDT, and will be conducted through Votenet.
Members eligible to vote will receive a separate email with more specific voting instructions and additional meeting details, including a link to RSVP.
Please check out our contract bulletins explaining what is at stake in these negotiations: http://www.wga.org/members/membership-information/contract-2017/bulletin/
Other information about the negotiations and the strike authorization vote can be found at: https://secure.wga.org/members/membership-information/contract-2017
WGA Negotiating Committee