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APWU WARNING! Voluntary Early Retirement has Potential Side Effects APWU

WARNING! Voluntary Early Retirement has Potential Side Effects APWU

WARNING! Voluntary Early Retirement has Potential Side Effects Web News Article #: 6-2018 01/11/2018 – The Voluntary Early Retirement (VER) recently announced for eligible Clerk Craft employees by the Postal Service has generated many questions from the members of the APWU. The Postal Service published a list of 93 questions and answers shared with our …

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APWU APWU: USPS provided no advanced notice or negotiations on Voluntary Early Retirement

APWU: USPS provided no advanced notice or negotiations on Voluntary Early Retirement

Posted on January 4, 2018 by postal USPS Announces Voluntary Early Out Retirement (VERA) 01/04/2018 – Today, January 4, 2018, the APWU was notified by letter that the USPS is offering voluntary early out retirement (VERA) for eligible clerk craft employees. This letter was received with no advance notification to the union or negotiations with …

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APWU APWU: Pay Increase Coming Nov. 25

APWU: Pay Increase Coming Nov. 25

Posted on November 2, 2017 by postal 11/02/2017 – The third general wage increase under the 2015 Collective Bargaining Agreement will be effective Nov. 25, 2017. This wage increase will be reflected in the paycheck workers will receive on Dec.15, 2017. Career employees will receive a pay raise of 1.3 percent. Postal Support Employees (PSEs) …

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APWU APWU 24th Biennial National Convention Announced

APWU 24th Biennial National Convention Announced

  Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Web News Article #: 106-2017 11/01/2017 – The 24th Biennial National Convention will be held in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on August 20 – 23, 2018. Pre-Convention Workshops will be held on Friday, August 17 and Division Conferences on Saturday, August 18 and Sunday, August 19. The BMC Conference will be held the Friday …

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APWU The US Postal Service Is Building a Self-Driving Mail Truck

The US Postal Service Is Building a Self-Driving Mail Truck

Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg/Getty Images Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds—and if the United States Postal Service has its way, the robots won’t stop them, either. Yes, the agency you know best for bringing you junk mail addressed to whomever lived in …

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Postal APWU: Postal Vehicle Service Scanning Duty Settlement Reached

APWU: Postal Vehicle Service Scanning Duty Settlement Reached

Posted on September 28, 2017 by postal 9/28/2017 – On August 31, the APWU Motor Vehicle Service Craft Division and the USPS came to a settlement for case numbers Q10V-4Q-C 16466169/HQTV20160275, Q10V-4Q-C 15300453/HQTV20150846 and Q10V-4Q-C 16466163/A19V20160276. The issue concerns the deployment of scanners to Postal Vehicle Service (PVS) drivers, as part of the Surface Visibility …

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APWU Rebuilding Our Country Should Boost Good Jobs, Not Privatization Schemes APWU

Rebuilding Our Country Should Boost Good Jobs, Not Privatization Schemes APWU

08/23/2017 12:36 pm ET Updated 1 day ago A union pre-apprenticeship program participant working with the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power installs a more energy efficient showerhead at an Angeleno’s home. Earlier this month, Trump spoke fervently about major goals to rebuild our nation’s crumbling infrastructure. It’s clear to us all that America’s …

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APWU 2018 Contract Campaign and Slogan Contest! APWU

2018 Contract Campaign and Slogan Contest! APWU

08/18/2017 – The APWU’s national headquarters is gearing up for the upcoming 2018 Contract Campaign! And you can get involved by entering our contest to help us come up with our campaign slogan (click here for flyer and and see details below). The current Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA), also known as a union contract, between …

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APWU Second Significant COLA Increase of 2017 Announced APWU

Second Significant COLA Increase of 2017 Announced APWU

Web News Article #: 75-2017 08/11/2017 – In accordance with the 2015-2018 Collective Bargaining Agreement, career employees represented by the APWU will receive a 13 cents per hour cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) effective September 2. The increase is the result of an increase in the Consumer Price Index (CPI-W). The increase will appear in paychecks dated September 22, 2017 …

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APWU Join the APWU in a Day of Action on July 18th to Fight the White House’s Budget Proposal

Join the APWU in a Day of Action on July 18th to Fight the White House’s Budget Proposal

Speak Up to Protect Your Job and Your Retirement! Web News Article #: 69-2017 07/13/2017 – The House Budget Committee is currently weighing a budget handed to them from the White house, which includes deep cuts to your pay and benefits. The final federal budget bill is slated to be released from committee to the …

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