American Postal Workers Union

Type: Organization
Name: American Postal Workers Union
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Inside Politics: Elections official calls for fewer voting sites in Cumberland County

The chairman of the Cumberland County Board of Elections is floating the idea of reducing the number of precincts.James Baker, the Republican leader of the three-member elections board, said some communities in North Carolina are consolidating precincts ... [Published Fayetteville Observer - 17 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Stop Delaying America’s Mail!

"The Postmaster General is poised to make devastating cuts in service to the American people - cuts so severe that they will forever damage the U.S. Postal Service," the union presidents said."These cuts will cause hardships for customers, drive away ... [Published Noodls - 21 hours ago]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

The Postal Service's Union-Busting Law Firm

WASHINGTON, DC -- The following information was released by the American Postal Workers Union (APWU):(This article appears in the November/December 2014 issue of The American Postal Worker magazine.)With negotiations for a new contract set to begin on ... [Published HighBeam Research - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Philly Postal Workers Protest Outsourcing to Staples

Philadelphia - Members of the American Postal Workers Union (APWU), joined by labor and community supporters, will protest outsourcing and privatization of U.S. Postal Service (USPS) jobs and services at a Staples retail store in downtown Philadelphia ... [Published Noodls - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Hefty Back Tax Bill For Postal Workers

SCRANTON — Many employees of the U.S. Postal Service are getting quite a surprise right now: notices that they owe taxes that were supposed to be taken out of paychecks but weren’t.And now Scranton says pay up.About 50 current and former postal employees ... [Published WNEP-TV 16 - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 2 reports

The USPS Cost-Saving Plan: The Postman Always Rings Never

Having lost billions of dollars for quarter after quarter, The US Postal Service has a cunning plan to cut costs - end door-to-door postal delivery . More than 30 million American homes get door-to-door delivery and another 50 million get their mail dropped ... [Published Zero Hedge - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

No more mailman at the door under U.S. Postal Service plan

Under a cost-saving plan by the U.S. Postal Service, millions of Americans accustomed to getting their mail delivered to their doors will have to trek to the curb and residents of new homes will use neighborhood mailbox clusters, the agency said Tues ... [Published Lawyer Herald - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Summer tourism boom spurs hotel bounceback

articlePara - html?Chicago enjoyed a boom in tourism this summer, helping hotels make up for a brutal 2014 winter that kept visitors away.For the first time, the city surpassed 1 million occupied room nights in a single month, in July, and then repeated ... [Published Crains ChicagoBusiness - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Postal Service ordered to hire 9,000 more people

in Chicago. A deal...The U.S. Postal Service must hire 9,000 employees over the next three months to staff regional part-time post offices as part of a settlement it negotiated with the American Postal Workers Union. The new postal employees will be working ... [Published Washington Examiner - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

APWU Victory: 9,000 New Jobs

Some 9,000 new postal clerk jobs are on the way, thanks to action by the American Postal Workers Union ( APWU ). The U.S. Postal Service in 2012 cut the hours of operation at small post offices around the country and filled new jobs at the offices with ... [Published AFL-CIO NOW BLOG - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 6 reports

USPS to add 9,000 union jobs in 90 days

In what the American Postal Workers Union calls a "major victory," the U.S. Postal Service will create 9,000 union jobs within 90 days.USPS will convert jobs previously held by non-union employees into bargaining unit positions.APWU and the agency signed ... [Published Federal News Radio 1500 AM - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 2 reports

Postal Service to Add Thousands of Union Jobs in 2014

Government Executive: The U.S. Postal Service will soon add thousands of union jobs to its rolls, a major postal labor group announced Monday.Thanks to an independent arbitration ruling earlier this month, USPS will add or convert at least 9,000 jobs ... [Published I360 Gov - Sep 23 2014]

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"I'm not for anything that makes it harder for people to vote," Andrews said. "I don't want to see longer election lines, and I don't want to see elderly residents have to travel longer distances to vote."
...the Postmaster General and the Board of Governors to stop using ginned up 'losses' as a pretext for delaying America's mail," Dimondstein said. "Brothers and sisters, get ready to join your co-workers in front of your post office to help send the message!"
...stores across the country is bad news for consumer and communities and must stop," said Mike Gallagher, APWU's Eastern Regional Coordinator. "The U S mail is not for sale. That's why we'll be in the street in front of the Staples store in downtown Philadelphia. Your personal letters and business transactions shouldn't be treated like reams of paper."
"Converting delivery away from door delivery to either curb line or centralized delivery would enable the Postal Service to provide service to more customers in less time" Postal Service spokeswoman Sue Brennan said

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Inside Politics: Elections official calls for f... [Published Fayetteville Observer - 17 hours ago]
Stop Delaying America’s Mail! [Published Noodls - 21 hours ago]
The Postal Service's Union-Busting Law Firm [Published HighBeam Research - Oct 16 2014]
USPS workers in Scranton hit with overdue city ... [Published Scranton Times-Tribune - Oct 09 2014]
Philly Postal Workers Protest Outsourcing to St... [Published Noodls - Oct 07 2014]
Hefty Back Tax Bill For Postal Workers [Published WNEP-TV 16 - Oct 06 2014]
The USPS Cost-Saving Plan: The Postman Always R... [Published Zero Hedge - Oct 06 2014]
The USPS Cost-Saving Plan: The Postman Always R... [Published Zero Hedge - Oct 06 2014]
No more mailman at the door under U.S. Postal S... [Published Lawyer Herald - Oct 03 2014]
Summer tourism boom spurs hotel bounceback [Published Crains ChicagoBusiness - Sep 26 2014]
Postal Service ordered to hire 9,000 more people [Published Washington Examiner - Sep 25 2014]
APWU Victory: 9,000 New Jobs [Published AFL-CIO NOW BLOG - Sep 25 2014]
USPS to add 9,000 union jobs in 90 days [Published Federal News Radio 1500 AM - Sep 24 2014]
Postal union: Arbitration forces USPS to add or... [Published Fierce Government - Sep 23 2014]
Postal union wins arbitration; at least 9,000 j... [Published Washington Post - Sep 23 2014]
Postal service agrees to hire 9,000 clerks to s... [Published Federal Times - Sep 23 2014]
Federal Eye: Thousands more post office jobs to... [Published Washington Post - Sep 23 2014]
Thousands more post office jobs to become union... [Published Federal Eye - Sep 23 2014]
Postal Service to Add Thousands of Union Jobs i... [Published I360 Gov - Sep 23 2014]
Postal Service to Add Thousands of Union Jobs i... [Published Government Executive - Sep 22 2014]
Unions protest Postal Service processing plant ... [Published SGV Tribune - Sep 20 2014]
Barbara Alice Pugh [Published Tribune Star - Sep 14 2014]
‘Voluntary benefits’ filling gaps in insurance ... [Published Boston Globe - Sep 14 2014]
Cherrybell Post Office processing center to clo... [Published KVOA 4 - Sep 13 2014]
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Staples mail outlets coul... [Published Washington Times - Sep 13 2014]
Will Congress Save the U.S. Postal Service? [Published Government Executive - Sep 12 2014]
A Staples Diet for Postal Workers [Published Working In These Times - Jul 24 2014]
APWU Rally to Tell USPS, Staples: ‘The U.S. Mai... [Published AFL-CIO NOW BLOG - Jul 21 2014]
This week in the war on workers: Is Staples rea... [Published Daily Kos - Jul 19 2014]
Staples’ Announcement a 'Ruse,' Says APWU [Published AFL-CIO NOW BLOG - Jul 15 2014]
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The USPS Cost-Saving Plan: The Postman Always R... [Published Zero Hedge - Oct 06 2014]
Having lost billions of dollars for quarter after quarter, The US Postal Service has a cunning plan to cut costs - end door-to-door postal delivery . More than 30 million American homes get door-to-door delivery and another 50 million get their mail ...
APWU Victory: 9,000 New Jobs [Published AFL-CIO NOW BLOG - Sep 25 2014]
Some 9,000 new postal clerk jobs are on the way, thanks to action by the American Postal Workers Union ( APWU ). The U.S. Postal Service in 2012 cut the hours of operation at small post offices around the country and filled new jobs at the offices with ...
Thousands more post office jobs to become union... [Published Federal Eye - Sep 23 2014]
At least 9,000 U.S. Postal Service jobs will become union positions over the next three months due to an arbitration ruling this month that said post offices must use bargaining-unit employees at sites with reduced operating hours. Arbitrator Stephen ...
A Staples Diet for Postal Workers [Published Working In These Times - Jul 24 2014]
More than 1,000 postal workers and allies gathered in downtown Chicago on Tuesday to promote a boycott against Staples as part of the American Postal Workers Union ’s “ Stop Staples ” campaign. Late last year, the office supply giant set up “mini ...
APWU Rally to Tell USPS, Staples: ‘The U.S. Mai... [Published AFL-CIO NOW BLOG - Jul 21 2014]
The U.S. Postal Service’s attempt to divert attention from its privatization scheme by changing the program’s name isn’t stopping the union movement’s mobilization against the plan or the boycott of Staples. Tomorrow, thousands of members of the American ...
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