WGA and AMPTP Reach Deal that Avoids Strike

The Writers Guild of America (WGA) and The Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) reached an agreement early yesterday that stopped a potentially devastating strike. Both sides were eager to avoid a strike like the WGA strike in 2007, which lasted 100 days and affected many in the film and TV industries. Studio

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Trade Unions Want Nothing To Do With Billionaire Tom Steyer

Tom Steyer pledged $5 million for get-out-the-vote programs in order to help Democrats in key battleground states, but having Steyer involves didn’t sit well with trade union such as operating engineers, plumbers, elevator constructors, roofers, laborers, plasterers and heat and frost insulators, who stated that his environmental extremism has cost them jobs. Terry O’Sullivan, president

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