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Local 769 Meeting Notice – October 16, 2021

Local 769 Meeting Notice – October 16, 2021

      Members of Theatrical Wardrobe Union Local 769:   The next meeting of TWU Local 769 will be held at:   IATSE Local 476 6309 N. Northwest Highway Chicago, IL 60631   DATE:     SATURDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2021   Time:     Executive Board will meet at 9:30 a.m.                 General Meeting will

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Our condolences … Edward Mack – updated

Our condolences … Edward Mack – update

  We send our thoughts and prayers to the family and friends of Local 769 Member Ed Mack, who passed away earlier today, Wednesday, September 22, 2021.   Updated information:       From Brother Tom Pusateri:   It's with an exceptionally heavy heart that I share with everyone the sad news regarding our dear

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IATSE Weekly Update – 10/1/21

IATSE Weekly Update – 10/1/21

      Weekly Action   60,000 film and tv workers are mobilizing to win a union contract that guarantees basic human necessities like adequate sleep, meal breaks, and living wages from the wealthiest media corporations and studios in the world, and we need your support.   If you haven't

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Call for Improved Wages and Working Conditions

Call for Improved Wages and Working Conditions

Schiff, Padilla and 118 Members of Congress Call for Improved Wages and Working Conditions for Behind-the-Scenes Entertainment Workers       Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) and Senator Alex Padilla (D-Calif.), along with 118 Senators and Members of the House sent a letter to the Alliance of

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Film and TV Strike Authorization Voter FAQ

Film and TV Strike Authorization Voter FAQ

Film and TV Strike Authorization Voter FAQ           After months of negotiating successor contracts to the Producer-IATSE Basic Agreement, and the Theatrical and Television Motion Picture Area Standards Agreement, the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) has not made any counteroffer to the

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3rd Qtr. ’21 IATSE Bulletin is out now!

3rd Qtr. ’21 IATSE Bulletin is out now!

Convention Recap: The 3rd Quarter 2021 IATSE Official Bulletin is out now! The issue features highlights from the virtual 69th Quadrennial Convention and the President's Report. Check it out

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The Latest on the Possible IATSE Strike

The Latest on the Possible IATSE Strike

The Latest on the Possible IATSE Strike; Union Members Vote This Week     By:  Screen Magazine   Last updated: September 29, 2021           Will IATSE union members strike? We will know very soon. Union members vote on strike authorization later this week, between Friday, October 1 and Sunday, October

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SAG-AFTRA Applauds Reintroduction of the Bipartisan Performing Artist Tax Parity Act

SAG-AFTRA Applauds Reintroduction of the Bipartisa

SAG-AFTRA Applauds Reintroduction of the Bipartisan Performing Artist Tax Parity Act           September 28, 2021     Bill Will Ensure Tax Fairness for Working-Class Performing Artists       LOS ANGELES — SAG-AFTRA applauds the introduction of the Performing Artist Tax Parity Act,

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Tell AMPTP to Give Workers a Fair Deal!

Tell AMPTP to Give Workers a Fair Deal!

  Tell AMPTP to Give Film and Television Workers a Fair Deal     Target: The Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP)       **Please note that this petition is open to both IATSE members and non-member allies. Every signature counts!**   After months of negotiating successor contracts to

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Our condolences – Terence Van Wade Johnson

Our condolences – Terence Van Wade Johnson

    UPDATED   Dear Sisters, Brothers, Kin:   It is with much sadness that I share the recent passing of another one of our family members. Brother Terence passed earlier this week after a brief illness. He was quite proud to be very recently initiated into IATSE Local 769 on July 01, 2021. Terence was an extraordinarily

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