How Are BAIN Capital, The Staples CEO, and The USPS All Connected? – NH Labor News

Senator Bernie Sanders told me and other union members last weekend that if conservative ideologues get control of our government, then the Postal Service would be privatized in five minutes. This privatization will put all postal employees’ jobs/retirements in peril and eliminate our country’s most trusted government service that millions of people depend on. It…

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Rural postal problem – salina.com

17 families without mail service in Dickinson County HOPE — During the five years since rural mail carriers stopped delivering mail to her home, Geraldine Kohman said she’s written a stack of protest letters. Some correspondence to her Washington, D.C., lawmakers, the U.S. Postal Service and Dickinson County officials has been mailed from the post…

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Last-Minute Shoppers, Check Out a Union-Made in America Easter Shopping List

Easter is this weekend, so if you’re scrambling to do some last-minute shopping, here’s a good place to start from the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor’s resource site, Labor 411. These Easter shopping list ideas are brought to you by the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers (BCTGM), the United Food and Commercial…

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Rutland residents fight reduction in post office hours | INFORUM | Fargo, ND

RUTLAND, N.D. – Residents here are again fighting to keep normal hours at their post office. The retail window of the post office here, now open eight hours each weekday and two hours on Saturday, will have its weekday hours cut to two hours, a U.S. Postal Service official told the small town of about…

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Postal Pipe Dreams Part One – The CCA year in Review | Postal Provocateur with Mel Carriere

Excerpt: “But dollar signs are not the only reason I’ve opened up my arms now to warmly embrace my CCA brothers and sisters. Truthfully I’ve grown fond of the CCAs in our office. The ones that I trained I look upon as my children, and I’ve even developed a great deal of affection and a…

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