AFTRA leaders hail new recordings pact

McNary, Dave
October 2003
Daily Variety;10/1/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 63, p6
Trade Publication
Focuses on the expansion of the terms of the sound recording contract offered by the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists to several performers in Los Angeles, California. Increase of health coverage; Way of enhancing the performance of the singers; Requirements in qualifying for the AFTRA health plans.


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