LA Times: California Performing Arts Fell a Decade Behind in Job Growth, Study Finds

Actors’ Equity President Kate Shindle said getting funding for the bill is crucial to her organization‘s mission to ensure members have access to employment protection, disability coverage and pay.

“These are employers who are trying to do the right thing. They want to comply, they want to be able to pay people, they want to sustain themselves and they just need a little help in getting there. Especially the smaller-size organizations,” said Shindle of the bill’s target demographic.