Communities and Postal Workers United 2017 Winter Newsletter

Friends of the US Postal Service — Attached is the Winter, 2017 newsletter of Communities and Postal Workers United. Please print (2-sided), distribute and share widely in postal work places and community gatherings. Solidarity! Jamie Partridge CPWU organizer 503-752-5112

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Rally to save the postal service celebrates Postal Heritage Day

Immediate Release – July 26, 2015 Dozens of postal workers, retirees, and community allies turned out Sunday to celebrate the 240th birthday of the US Post Office. Postal unions have called on President Obama to declare July 26th Postal Heritage Day. Chanting, marching through the Main Post Office in downtown Portland, singing and eating birthday…

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America’s Toughest Turnaround: Brennan’s Mission To Save The Postal Service

By Richard Harris – June 9, 2015 In the spacious corner office on the 10th floor of the U.S. Postal Service headquarters in Washington, D.C. hangs a framed portrait of Benjamin Franklin, America’s first Postmaster General. His eyes appear to be fixed on the woman behind the desk, the first woman to occupy the office…

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