NEW YORK — A Guild analysis of AP’s proposal to save $31 million dollars over five years by freezing the pension plan melted down to as little as $9.6 million, depending on the types of assumptions used to calculate continued … Read More
NEW YORK – Hundreds of journalists at The Associated Press are taking part in a national “byline boycott” and are signing a petition protesting proposed cuts at the news cooperative. Guild members and supporters are removing their bylines from news … Read More
WASHINGTON, Dec 14th — The News Media Guild began contract talks Tuesday with the EFE News Service, proposing a 5% general wage increase for employees in the United States. Workers at EFE have endured almost three years of a wage … Read More
NEW YORK — The News Media Guild and The Associated Press reached agreement Friday on revisions of several segments of the Ethics Policy, including those covering gifts and the removal of extraneous sounds in broadcast reports.
The News Media Guild told the Associated Press on Tuesday that the staff found the company’s offer of a 2 percent pay raise “very disappointing,” especially when balanced against the AP’s proposals of a pension freeze and higher health insurance … Read More