Americans For Democratic Action Taps Wilson

Americans For Democratic Action has named Michael Wilson as national director of the liberal advocacy group.

Wilson had been working as an international vice president and director of legislative and political action for the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union.

He succeeds Amy Isaacs effective Aug. 1.

ADA has been solidly behind the federal shield law and against media censorship.

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