Tag: Postal

APWU APWU Receives Recognition from Minority House Leader Nancy Pelosi and Congresswoman Judy Chu

APWU Receives Recognition from Minority House Leader Nancy Pelosi and Congresswoman Judy Chu

Web News Article #: 60-2017 06/15/2017 – On June 11, California Postal Workers Union President Mike Evans attended a Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) event with Congresswoman Judy Chu (D-CA) and special guest Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Minority Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives for the 114th Congress. On behalf of the American Postal Workers Union, President …

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Postal Prosecutors: Letter carrier busted selling marijuana on duty

Prosecutors: Letter carrier busted selling marijuana on duty

Christopher Baxter (Chicago police) William LeeContact ReporterChicago Tribune A veteran mail carrier was ordered held in custody on $100,000 bail Saturday after authorities said he ran a drug business out of his mail truck while working his route in the Near North neighborhood, authorities said. Judge Peggy Chiampas ordered Christopher Baxter held on $100,000 bail …

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Postal Postal Employees aids customers, injured co-worker and child in moments of need

Postal Employees aids customers, injured co-worker and child in moments of need

Posted on June 22, 2017 by postal Adam Quiles Jr., Honolulu Adam Quiles Jr., a mail handler equipment operator at the Honolulu Processing and Distribution Center, recently rushed to the aid of an injured co-worker. The man had blacked out and gashed his head open when he hit the floor. Quiles applied pressure to slow …

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OPM NARFE Responds To Reported Threats in Trump’s 2018 Budget

NARFE Responds To Reported Threats in Trump’s 2018 Budget

May 22, 2017 In response to a report by The Washington Post regarding President Trump’s fiscal year 2018 budget, National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE) President Richard Thissen said the following: “The rumored details of President Trump’s first full budget with respect to federal employees and retirees are nothing short of an egregious …

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APWU APWU Maintenance Craft Agreement with USPS Resolving Line H Dispute

APWU Maintenance Craft Agreement with USPS Resolving Line H Dispute

05/19/2017 – The Postal Service and the Maintenance Division of the APWU signed an agreement resolving a national level dispute regarding custodial hours on line H of Form 4852 (case number Q15T-4Q-C 17274095). The issue in the case is “the determination of compliance with item 6 of the July 9, 2014 TL-5 MOU.” The Postal …

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APWU APWU Members Take it to the Streets

APWU Members Take it to the Streets

  Protest Barre, VT Post Office Management Web News Article #: 41-2017 05/01/2017 – Members of the Barre Local [VT] were joined by their APWU brothers and sisters from across New England – including National President Mark Dimondstein and Northeast Regional Coordinator John H. Dirzius – for an informational picket outside the South Main Street …

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Postal Congress’ habit of raiding USPS coffers goes back almost 30 years

Congress’ habit of raiding USPS coffers goes back almost 30 years

April 10, 2017 10:15 AM Washington Postal Scene — By Bill McAllister Postmaster General Anthony M. Frank came to Washington, D.C., in 1988 with a mandate to run the United States Postal Service like a business. That’s why the former California savings and loan executive was furious when he discovered that millions of postal dollars …

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