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WGA votes to authorize strike — bringing Hollywood closer to potential shutdown

The members of the Writers Guild of America voted yesterday to authorize a strike, should they fail to reach an agreement with The Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers by May 1. If the writers go on strike, it could shut down Hollywood.

The LAist’s John Horn joins us.

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