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Postal News Roundup

Boston Globe: National Labor Relations Board to Rule on Staples, U.S. Postal Service Deal
The National Labor Relations Board will hold a hearing next month to determine whether a deal between the United States Postal Service and Staples Inc. violates a collective bargaining agreement with the American Postal Workers Union.

The Big Picture [July 2]
Thom Hartmann discusses the continued attacks on the US Post Office with American Postal Workers Union president Mark Dimondstein.

WDBJ7: Update on Future of Mail Sorting Center in Roanoke [Video]
Union leader says he is optimistic there is some momentum in Washington to reverse the consolidation of outgoing mail.

WJLA7: Federal-Postal Coalition Pushes Government in Wake of OPM Breach [Video]
In a letter to President Obama, the Federal-Postal Coalition called for more communication and long-term credit protection measures for federal workers and retirees in the wake of OPM's massive data breach.

OPM: Frequently Asked Questions on Cybersecurity
Were postal worker records affected?