ABC News Writers See Pay Raise in New Contract

By Andrew Gauthier 

Los Angelest Times

Finally some good news at ABC.

The newscasters, production assistants and researchers behind such ABC shows as “Good Morning America” and “World News with Diane Sawyer” are getting a modest bump in pay.

ABC News employees represented by the Writers Guild of America, East voted overwhelmingly in support of a new three-year contract that provides 2% annual pay increases. The contract covers about 250 employees at national and local television and radio programs in New York and Washington, D.C. More…