SAG and AFTRA Representatives To Present Contract Proposal Package To Unions’ Joint Board On Saturday, March 29
Los Angeles (March 27, 2008) — The Joint Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) National Wages and Working Conditions Committee met in a face-to-face plenary March 25 and 26th and unanimously approved proposals for consideration by the joint AFTRA-SAG board of directors at its meeting this Saturday in Los Angeles. The Joint National Committee reviewed proposals submitted by Wages and Working Conditions Committees that have been meeting across the country since Jan. 30. The two-day plenary meeting included SAG and AFTRA members from various locals, branches and divisions. Participants included AFTRA President Roberta Reardon and SAG President Alan Rosenberg. The names of committee members will not be released and the unions will have no further comment on the proposals being submitted to the Joint National Board or the status of the unions’ Wages and Working Conditions processes until after Saturday’s meeting.
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