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Postal News Roundup

Is Banking the Next Business for the Post Office?
Could your local post office become a one-stop service for mail, stamps and some financial services?

The Return of Postal Banking?
One of the great paradoxes of the American banking system is that the less money you earn, the more it costs you to get access to it.

CCI and Unions Rally in Iowa for Sanders
Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement Action Fund and a group of local and national unions are holding a series of rallies beginning Tuesday in support of Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders.

Why Obama’s Action in Flint Fuels Protests Against Michigan Governor
Local demonstrators swarmed the State Capitol on Thursday, calling for Snyder’s resignation. “The actions of this governor should be considered criminal,” notes a resolution signed last week by local districts of the American Postal Workers Union. 

National Action Network’s Annual King Day Awards
APWU Secretary-Treasurer Liz Powell received the Breaking Barriers Award at the National Action Network’s annual Martin Luther King Day Awards Ceremony [Powell intro begins at 1:55]