• $20 for ‘20 Campaign

    It’s a critical year for politics and the WGAW Political Action Committee is hitting the ground running. Learn more about the power of our PAC!

  • From Hollywood to DC

    Listen to this 3rd & Fairfax podcast special episode about writers’ political power with WGAW leaders Shawn Ryan and Angelina Burnett.

  • Save the Open Internet

    Without net neutrality, writers could see fewer opportunities. See what the WGAW is doing about it.

  • Cadillac Tax Repealed

    The “Cadillac Tax” was permanently repealed on December 20, 2019. What is the “Cadillac Tax” and why did the WGAW oppose it?

  • Pension Protection

    The future of our pension plan isn’t just dependent on what’s negotiated in the MBA every three years.

Welcome to the WGAW Political Department

The WGAW’s Political Department advocates on public policy issues of direct concern to writers and the Guild and also oversees contributions to the WGAW PAC. Our goal is to educate and organize broad support among WGAW members and provide Guild members with access to elected representatives and other government officials.

FIND YOUR REPRESENTATIVE

Find your congressional district or member

PAC NEWSLETTER

Read the latest news from the WGAW PAC (members only)

VIDEO

Watch WGAW Political-related video on our YouTube channel

What We Do

The WGAW’s Political Department fosters member participation in the political process, including testifying before legislative and regulatory bodies, writing op-eds, blogs, articles and letters to elected officials in order to influence opinion and public policy. Working with coalition partners our goal is to enhance the WGAW’s independent voice on behalf of our writers/members.