Special Election for NABET Local 31 Secretary

We now begin a special election for Secretary of Local 31 since there were
no nominees for that office during the regular elections that concluded last
month. The term of office remains the same, running thru 09/30/18.

Nominating petitions can be downloaded here or from the Local 31 office (301/459-4999).

Nominating petitions with the signatures of 25 members in good standing
are due at the Local 31 office by 3:30 pm on 10/14/15. Candidates may
submit a single-sided sheet of campaign literature by 10/14/15 to be
included with the ballots. Election ballots will be mailed on 10/26/15 and
must be returned to our elections PO Box by 11/16/15.
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Executive Board and General Membership Meetings

The next Executive Board  meeting is to be held in Lanham, Maryland, on Saturday, October 10, 2015 at 9:30 AM.  All Local 31 members are welcome, to be held at the Union Office, 4483B Forbes Blvd., Lanham, MD.


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NABET-CWA has tabulated the votes for the NBC Universal Master Agreement ratification balloting. Eligible NABET-CWA members employed at NBCU have ratified this contract offer by an overwhelming majority.  Ratification ballots were processed and votes were tallied by election committees in New York, Washington DC, Chicago and Los Angeles.
The Union's Bargaining Committee expresses their gratitude to the NABET-CWA members working across the country at NBC Universal, for their support and determination during this process.

Job Listings

Four Job Listings are posted below:
  1. Associate Producer
  2. News Production Assistant
  3. Acount Executive - News Channel 8
  4. Local Sales Manager - WJLA-TV

Job Posting

Job info from our brother Jim Nolan Local 16 NYC:

Achille Raspantini is looking for some workers. His company (tech-ops) is looking to hire 3 people for a broadcast project in DC. He is looking for smag / engineering types.

Anyone that is interested should call him at 212-465-1318 or email Be sure to mention Jim's name.


Affordable Care Act ("ACA") and how it affects your Flex Plan Participation

Questions and Answers

Your Weingarten Rights as a Union Member

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