Election Results are in!

Dear Guild Members, Balloting for the Local Election of President of the Pacific Media Workers Guild closed today at 12 pm pacific.  The Local Election Committee met at 3 pm this afternoon to count the ballots and tentatively certifies the results of the Local election: Derek Moore received 91 votes …

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SPJ NorCal calls for Sacramento PD to affirm journalists’ rights

The Society of Professional Journalists released this statement on Wednesday: In March, Sacramento police detained three journalists while they were reporting on a citizens’ protest over the fatal shooting by officers of Stephon Clark, an unarmed 22-year-old black man. The detention served no public purpose and could have been avoided …

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DFM solidarity actions. Show your news!

Tomorrow’s DFM workers solidarity action marks the three-month countdown to contract negotiations in 12 Guild bargaining units nationwide. Join us!

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Company seeks union security concessions from video sign language interpreters

Contract negotiations resumed in San Francisco on Tuesday and Wednesday with a focus on community interpreting and two bedrocks of any labor contract: just cause discipline and the right to arbitrate.

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ASLIU bargaining begins for new Denver contract

While the union proposal seeks improvement of the labor contract that recently expired, leaving many provisions unchanged but seeking better compensation terms and clarity on certain working conditions and performance standards, the management proposal was practically a complete re-write.

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Guild scholarship recipient sets sights high

Jordan B. Castro, our Russ Cain Memorial Student Aid Fund winner for 2017, is the son of a Chronicle unit member. He will study civil engineering at San Francisco State University

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Protected: SF Pay Equity Project confidential documents

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Day without a woman

On this International Women’s Day, many are choosing to celebrate by showing people what our world would be like without women. Organizers are calling it, “A Day Without A Woman.”

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Chronicle Pay Equity committee details

The Guild’s Chronicle unit has formed a Pay Equity Committee and has begun work to analyze members’ compensation and discuss solutions with management.

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