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Postal News Roundup

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA): The Big Benefits of Postal Service Banking - U.S. News & World Report
Many have been shut out of traditional banking. Luckily, there is an organization with the public mission, the infrastructure, the experience and the well-trained employees needed to help address this problem: the U.S. Postal Service.

Editorial: Why Postal Banking is a Bad Idea - U.S. News & World Report
It's no surprise that Richard Hunt, president and CEO of the Consumer Bankers Association, a trade organization that represents big banks, opposes postal banking. 

Local Teachers Union Joins Staples Boycott, Support Postal Workers - Boston Globe
AFT Massachusetts, a teachers union with more than 25,000 members, said Monday that it is joining a boycott of Staples Inc. in support of the American Postal Workers Union. 

Postal Service: Abilene Mail Processing Center Slated for Consolidation - Abilene Reporter-News
Abilene’s U.S. Post Office Mail Processing Center is on a list of 82 facilities planned for consolidation in 2015, according to the U.S. Postal Service.