Candidate for APWU Legislative and Political Director Thomas Benson’s personal “thank you”

This year’s APWU campaign season has been a very exciting time for me. After this past weekend I put a total of 6000 miles on my vehicle, slept in many campgrounds and met so many amazing unionists along the way. From Mobile AL to San Diego CA, there is this underlying fear among APWU members….

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Thomas Benson running for APWU Legislative and Political Director

With your support and help, we can make a positive change in the Legislative and Political Department of the APWU. As many of you may recall I ran for Legislative and Political Director of the APWU last election. I did so because of my love for the Union and wanted to better the lives of…

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It is no secret that I strongly oppose HR 756, the Postal Service Reform Act of 2017

Via Thomas Benson, President – APWU Lake Geauga Area Local #1204 February 24, 2017 I believe that if this bill passes as it is worded currently, it has the potential to have some very adverse effects on retirees of the US Postal Service. When we look at the changes it proposes, such as forcing all…

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What I took away from the Tampa APWU Local Town Hall with Mark Dimondstein on H.R. 756

Via Thomas Benson, President – APWU Lake Geauga Area Local #1204 Let me start with something the President said that truly concerned me and I have not been able to stop thinking about it. The President stated “I am one of those people who doesn’t ask for permission, I ask for forgiveness.” I can’t help…

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Labor Talk proudly endorses Tom Benson for National APWU Legislative Director

Labor Talk proudly endorses Tom Benson for National APWU Legislative Director. Labor Talk has been bringing the struggles of the working class to the forefront for more than fifteen years. During our history, Labor Talk has never endorsed a union candidate. Until now! The membership of the APWU is always under “constant” attack from various…

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