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SAG-AFTRA Announces Layoffs One Year After Merger

Hollywood’s biggest labor union has announced a 15 percent reduction in staffing just over one year after announcing a mega-merger.

04/22/2013

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SAG-AFTRA Merger Approved

Members of the Screen Actors Guild and American Federation of Television and Radio Artists have approved a merger, officials from the two acting unions announced Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/30/2012

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Sheen, Asner Back Lawsuit To Halt SAG, AFTRA Merger

Nearly one month after an agreement was approved by officials, some of the SAG’s biggest names have filed a lawsuit to kill the proposal.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/23/2012

Brian Williams and David Letterman might soon be members of a new union -- SAG-AFTRA. (credit: CBS)

AFTRA Board Says Yes To Merger With SAG

The National Board of Directors of the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) voted Saturday to merge their more than 70,000 membership with that of the Screen Actors Guild.

01/28/2012

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SAG Board Approves AFTRA Merger Proposal

A merger between the Screen Actors Guild and the American federation of Television and Radio Artists is one step closer to being a done deal.

01/27/2012

Then-SAG President actress Melissa Gilbert and former AFTRA President actor John Connolly along with other SAG and AFTRA Members on picket lines in Burbank in December of 2003. Analysts say the two sides are much closer to a deal than they were in 2003. (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Attorney: SAG, AFTRA Merger Not A Done Deal

The proposed “super-union” may hinge on whether a faction of the town’s biggest union approves the deal.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/16/2012

Then-SAG President actress Melissa Gilbert and former AFTRA President actor John Connolly along with other SAG and AFTRA Members on picket lines in Burbank in December of 2003. Analysts say the two sides are much closer to a deal than they were in 2003. (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Coming Soon? Hollywood Abuzz As AFTRA, SAG Merger Talks Heat Up

The state of some of Hollywood’s biggest unions is influx heading into this year’s Labor Day weekend.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/02/2011

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SAG, AFTRA Approve 3-Year Contract With AMPTP

Two film industry unions have agreed to a proposed contract from Hollywood studios in a tentative deal that would eliminate the threat of an actors’ strike for at least three years.

11/08/2010

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2 Actors Unions, Hollywood Studios Reach Agreement

Two actors unions have tentatively agreed to a proposed contract from Hollywood movie and television studios.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2010

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