The Postal Wire


Postal News Roundup

Workers Independent News: Postal Union: Postal Service Is Not A Union Issue, It’s A People’s Issue
“These are the good jobs that they’re gonna want their grandkids to be able to have an opportunity to get,” APWU Executive Vice President said about the threat to postal jobs posed by management’s contract demands.

Digital Journal: Mail Processing Centers Close and Put Strains on Businesses
Mail delivery is lagging and many businesses and consumers depend on the timely delivery of their mail, but the trend in a slowdown continues.

The Missourian: A Battle Won in the Postal Service
NNA President John Edgecombe, Jr., publisher of a newspaper in Nebraska, said due to the consolidation and closing of postal processing plants across the country, service to rural America “has dramatically worsened.”