IATSE Local 64 Wins Election at Wheeling Downs Racing Association, Inc.

IATSE Announces Agreement with NETworks

IATSE Local 64 won the right to represent stagehands at Wheeling Racing Association, Inc. in Wheeling W.V., it was announced by International President Thomas C. Short.

The unit consisted of 14 workers that were eligible to participate in the NLRB-ordered election. The results were overwhelmingly in favor of union representation. As a result of this hard fought, long-sought-after victory, IATSE Local 64 now represents the workers’ interests in the areas of working conditions, salary, pension, health and welfare.

IATSE Local 64 Business Agent Frank Scarnecheia spearheaded the organizing drive with the help of International Vice President J. Walter Cahill.

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The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees or IATSE (full name: International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts of the United States, Its Territories and Canada), is a labor union representing over 170,000 technicians, artisans and craftspersons in the entertainment industry, including live events, motion picture and television production, broadcast, and trade shows in the United States and Canada.

For more information please contact:
General: comms@iatse.net
Press: press@iatse.net


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