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Screen Actors Guild votes to approve merger plan
The American Federation of Television and Radio Artists‘ board is scheduled to meet Saturday for a vote on the package. If approved, a referendum will be sent out for a vote by members of both unions in the coming weeks.
The merger plan comes after two years of negotiations between the groups to join forces in a bid to gain more leverage in contract negotiations.
The TV and radio artists’ group supported a merger with SAG in 1998 and 2003 only to see those efforts fail.
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