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Teachers and Postal Workers to Protest STAPLES in Boston - NH Labor News
The ‘Don’t Buy Staples’ campaign, organized by the American Postal Workers Union (APWU), will come to the Boston area – home of the troubled retailer – with two events on Wednesday, August 20, the same day the company will release its second quarter results.

Postal Workers to Picket New Delivery Standards - WSET ABC13
An informational picket is planned outside Congressman Bob Goodlatte's office this week as a way to let the public know about coming proposed USPS changes. Earlier this month the US Postmaster submitted changes to the standards that will end the overnight delivery standard. It will be replaced with a two day standard.

More Workers Report Delays in Mail Operations - Southest Missourian
More employees of the Richard G. Wilson Processing and Distribution Facility in Cape Girardeau have come forward and said they have noticed a delay in local mail operations and delivery. They also are concerned about their future employment with the mail-processing facility.