APWU: Congress Fails to Act – Again

APWU Web News Article 236-2014 12/17/2014 – Before Congress adjourned on Dec. 16, senators and representatives approved a government spending bill that also weakens restrictions on the big banks that crashed the economy in 2008, allows mega-donors to make substantially bigger contributions to political candidates, and reduces pensions for some current retirees. But Congress fled…

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APWU President Dimondstein to Appear on the ‘Ed Show’ Today, Dec. 17

Web News Article #: 235-2014 12/17/2014 – APWU President Mark Dimondstein will appear this evening on The Ed Show, which airs on MSNBC at 5 p.m. He will discuss Congress’ failure to address urgent postal issues before adjourning yesterday and he will talk about the fight to protect the U.S. Postal Service from those who…

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APWU: Custodian TL 5 Implementation Schedule

Web News Article #: 234-2014 – 12/17/2014 The USPS and APWU agreed to implement the MS-47 TL-5 dated June 27, 2014, and its cleaning procedures at no more than 15 facilities during Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 (for purposes of this MOU only, a “facility” is a single site or location which has its own PS…

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Solidarity Message From NY Area Metro Postal Union

Last year marked the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. One of the demands of that march was for a minimum wage high enough to secure a healthy and vibrant nation of workers who could provide for their families and participate in the nation’s prosperity. Despite the historic effort, millions…

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USPS: CFC deadline extended to Wednesday, Dec. 31

The deadline to contribute to the Combined Federal Campaign has been extended to Wednesday, Dec. 31. CFC, the world’s largest workplace charity drive, accepts pledges from federal employees in cash, credit/debit card, check, or through regular payroll deductions. More than 22,000 charities participate in the CFC. Almost 83,000 Postal Service employees participated last year in the…

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Video: Postal Service Presents Plans To Possibly Relocate Retail Services In North Platte, NE

(December 17, 2014) NORTH PLATTE, Neb.– Tuesday night our city council heard a presentation from the United States Postal Service on possible changes that could be happening right here in North Platte. The Post Office presented their plans for possibly moving their retail services to their facility located off of Industrial Avenue. Those services would…

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NAPUS: Pay-For-Performance Salary Increase FY 2014

The Postal Service has decided to grant a one percent salary increase for nonbargaining employees whose fiscal year (FY) 2014 Pay-for-Performance composite ratings fall in either cells 2 or 3 of the current PFP Matrix. The Postal Service cited the ”efforts of supervisory, managerial, Postmasters, and all nonbargaining employees contributed toward the high-quality service rendered…

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