IATSE PAC Raises Over $12,800 at Mid-Winter Meeting

IATSE General Board Endorses Obama 2nd Term

CHARLOTTE, NC –The IATSE Political Action Committee received over $12,800 in voluntary contributions at a fund-raiser held January 27th at the Sheraton Charlotte Hotel during the IA’s Mid-Winter General Executive Board Meeting. The reception was attended by officers and representatives of the Alliance as well as local union representatives and officers from all regions of the US and Canada. The Board meeting is being hosted by Locals 161, 322, 491, 600, 700, 798, 800, and USA829.  

Said International President Matthew D. Loeb, “With the new Congress currently weighted heavily with Representatives and Senators who are not labor-friendly and not shy about it, the PAC is more vital than ever. We continue our efforts to elect those who are in favor of fair working conditions and meaningful benefits for working families.”

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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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