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Author: Jonathan Handel

Date: August 30, 2019

Original Source: Hollywood Reporter

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“We Have a Lot of Work Ahead”: SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris on Next Steps After Election Win (Q&A)

It was beyond bitter: charges and countercharges of election law violations, lying, bad faith and more. But when the dust cleared on the SAG-AFTRA elections, Gabrielle Carteris, union president for the last three and a half years, was elected for another two-year term, albeit with a 44.05 percent plurality over opponent Matthew Modine (34.76 percent) partially due to the presence of a third candidate, secretary-treasurer Jane Austin (16.43 percent). Candidates Queen Alljahye Searles and Abraham Justice together garnered under 5 percent.

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