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APWU Locals Inform Public About Proposed Job and Service Cuts

Locals Inform Public About Proposed Job and Service Cuts

Web News Article #: 74-2017 07/27/2017 – Greater Seattle Area Local Executive Vice President David Yao Cutting Cake, Not Jobs in celebration of Postal Heritage Day.  This Postal Heritage Day, two APWU locals celebrated the Postal Service’s 242nd birthday by holding informational pickets informing the public about the proposed job cuts by USPS management through …

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APWU APWU and Mail Handlers Union Send a United Message to PMG Brennan Denouncing “Wholesale and Massive Job Cuts.”

APWU and Mail Handlers Union Send a United Message to PMG Brennan Denouncing “Wholesale and Massive Job Cuts.”

06/22/2017 – On June 21, the APWU and National Postal Mail Handlers Union (NPMHU) sent a joint letter to Postmaster General Megan Brennan chastising her administration’s “wholesale and massive job cuts.” APWU President Mark Dimondstein and NPMHU President Paul Hogrogian explained, “The cutting of an already skeletal workforce will not only cause massive disruption to …

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Federal What Our Grandchildren Will Do When the Jobs Are Gone

What Our Grandchildren Will Do When the Jobs Are Gone

by Paul Buchheit   (Photo: Luis Colás/flickr/cc) The jobs reports would have us believe our rebound from the recession is almost complete. The reality is very different, and The Economist has some fancy words for it: “Job polarisation,” where middle-skill jobs decline while low-skill and high-skill jobs increase, and while the workforce “bifurcates” into two extremes of …

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Federal Here Are Jobs That Are Being Outsourced Under Trump

Here Are Jobs That Are Being Outsourced Under Trump

BY Kali Holloway Share TweetReddit0 StumbleUpon278EmailPrint Nothing about Trump’s vision has anything to do with reality, and U.S. jobs continue to be sent across the border. (Michael Vadon/ Flickr) This article was first posted by AlterNet. Again and again on the campaign trail, Donald Trump made promises he couldn’t keep, playing on the ignorance of his …

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