APWU President Dimondstein Joins Board of Civil Rights Museum

Web News Article #: 212-2014 11/20/2014 – APWU President Mark Dimondstein was elected to the Board of Directors of the International Civil Rights Center and Museum (ICRCM) in his adopted home town of Greensboro, NC, on Sept. 15. Dimondstein’s support for the ICRCM extends back to his days as president of the Greensboro Local 711….

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APWU: Coming to a Walmart Near You – The Fight for Better Pay

Web News Article #: 213-2014 11/20/2014 – The APWU has vowed to join Black Friday protests at Walmart stores around the country if the company refuses to give their workers full-time jobs with decent wages. “We’re urging union members to join in,” said APWU President Mark Dimondstein. The Walton family, which owns Wal-Mart, controls a fortune…

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Postal Service headed in the wrong direction

At a time when businesses are doing all they can to improve customer service to keep their customers happy and help the business grow, the United States Postal Service (USPS) is doing just the opposite. For all intents and purposes, the USPS has given up its franchise. Rather than trying to improve their service, they…

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Chaffetz succeeds Issa on House Oversight Committee

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Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) on Tuesday won a competitive four-way race to become the House Oversight Committee chairman in the new Congress starting in January. Chaffetz and Reps. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), Mike Turner (R-Ohio) and John Mica (R-Fla.) vied to succeed current Oversight Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), who is term-limited, for the high-profile gavel. All…

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USPS: Holiday Sunday deliveries start this weekend

The Postal Service will deliver packages on Sundays during the holiday season, starting this weekend. USPS shifted this week to a 7-day delivery schedule in more than 100 cities and high-volume areas, including New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Dallas and St. Louis. PMG Pat Donahoe announced the holiday schedule Nov. 6. The Postal…

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EEOC Press Release: FY 2014 Performance Report Issued

Agency Continues to Maintain Progress in Meeting Strategic Enforcement Goals Despite Sequestration and Government Shutdown WASHINGTON – The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) continued to make progress toward accomplishing its goals and fulfilling its mission during fiscal year (FY) 2014, which ended Sept. 30.  Because of the lingering effects of sequestration and the government…

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Examining Data Security at the United States Postal Service | Committee on Oversight & Government Reform

Summary by PostCom.org: House Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, US Postal Service and Census Examining Data Security at the United States Postal Service 2154 Rayburn House Office Building November 19, 2014 The Honorable Blake Farenthold (R-TX), Chairman, Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, US Postal Service, and Census A substantial number of mail covers were made available to…

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