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OPM Taking a closer look at the Postal Service NALC

Taking a closer look at the Postal Service NALC

February 15, 2018 The U.S. Postal Service delivers to 156 million addresses six and even seven days a week, is consistently rated the most-trusted federal agency by the public and handles an astonishing 47 percent of the world’s mail. Yet, misinformation exists about the Postal Service, often creeping into coverage and commentary. I appreciate the …

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OPM Trump Suggests USPS Cut Retirement, Health Benefits in $80B Savings Package

Trump Suggests USPS Cut Retirement, Health Benefits in $80B Savings Package

Postal worker Rex Harrison unloads his vehicle at the post office at Soda Springs, Calif., in 2016. Rich Pedroncelli/AP President Trump proposed overhauling the U.S. Postal Service in his fiscal 2019 budget released Monday, calling for a slew of changes that would provide the agency with an additional $80 billion over 10 years. Trump’s proposals …

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Postal Mail Carrier injured in rollover accident

Mail Carrier injured in rollover accident

Mail Carrier injured in rollover accident Posted on February 5, 2018 by postal A U.S. Postal Service carrier was taken to the Hutchinson Regional Medical Center Saturday afternoon after his car went over the rail of a small bridge, hit an embankment and flipped onto its roof near 56th and Bone Springs roads, the Reno …

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Postal Lawmakers call for federal probe of postal time card fraud in Boston

Lawmakers call for federal probe of postal time card fraud in Boston

January 25, 2018   postal, postalcrime.com, postu.be Leave a comment BOSTON — A time card scandal at the troubled U.S. Postal Service now involves more than a dozen post offices around Boston, 25 Investigates has learned. Investigative Reporter Eric Rasmussen found the new accusations about time card cheating came from two Massachusetts congressmen and involve a dozen postal facilities …

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Postal Kansas Mailman sentenced for delivering marijuana

Kansas Mailman sentenced for delivering marijuana

Posted on January 10, 2018 by postal KANSAS CITY, KAN. – A former postal worker in Johnson County was sentenced Tuesday to five years on federal probation for smuggling marijuana through the mail, U.S. Attorney Tom Beall said. Terrell Dewayne Shears, 25, Overland Park, Kan., pleaded guilty to one count of possession with intent to distribute …

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Postal 40 USPS trucks in Oakland CA targeted with graffiti

40 USPS trucks in Oakland CA targeted with graffiti

Posted on January 12, 2018 by postal OAKLAND, Calif. (Jana Katsuyama/KTVU) – U.S. Mail trucks in Oakland have been targeted by taggers in recent months, leaving the red, white and blue painted vehicles covered over in graffiti and black letters. “We have to have those repainted and cleaned,” said Jeff Fitch a postal service inspector …

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Postal U.S. Postal Service vehicle flips over in Ellsworth Township

U.S. Postal Service vehicle flips over in Ellsworth Township

The crash happened on N. Palmyra Road at Gault Road around 3 p.m. Friday By WKBN Staff Published: January 12, 2018, 3:23 pm Updated: January 12, 2018, 7:20 pm ELLSWORTH TWP., Ohio (WKBN) – As the rain turned to sleet Friday afternoon, WKBN received reports of vehicles sliding off of the roadway. In Ellsworth Township, …

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Postal Postal worker discovers ‘community gun’ in Cincinnati OH mailbox

Postal worker discovers ‘community gun’ in Cincinnati OH mailbox

Posted on January 10, 2018 by postal 1/10/2018 9 MM handgun located has been connected to several crimes CINCINNATI — A handgun found in a mailbox is believed to be a community gun, according to Cincinnati police. “They leave them there knowing that the next guy behind them may use that gun,” Lt. Col. Paul …

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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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Postal Postal Service, Census Bureau mull partnership for 2020 count

Postal Service, Census Bureau mull partnership for 2020 count

By Jory Heckman @jmheckman January 8, 2018 7:15 am The U.S. Postal Service delivers your mail and packages. And depending on the outcome of pending negotiations, your neighborhood letter carrier could also be your local census-taker. Testifying before the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee last October, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross told lawmakers that his …

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