Union Members Approve New CBS News Writers Contract
December 13, 2010 at 7:19 AM (PT)
Members of the WRITERS GUILD OF AMERICA, EAST at CBS NEWS have ratified the new contract between the union and network, reports the LOS ANGELES TIMES.
The new three-year pact, approved by 83% of voters, gives members a 2% annual pay raise and allows the employees to join the guild's pension fund. The previous contract expired in APRIL; the new deal is effective retroactively.