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An Action-Packed Year

02/01/2016 -

Members of the Dallas [TX] Area Local at the
May 14 National Day of Action.

(This article first appeared in the March-April 2016 issue of The American Postal Worker magazine.)

Frederick Douglas, the renowned anti-slavery leader, declared, “Without struggle there can be no progress.”

Certainly during 2015 we engaged in lots of needed struggle in the fight for workers’ rights and in defense of our wonderful national treasure, the public Postal Service. And, indeed, we have made some real progress.

APWU News Bulletin

Contract Update

12/10/2015 - Our fight for a new Collective Bargaining Agreement has moved to a new phase, APWU President Mark Dimondstein reports.

“We are taking the preliminary steps necessary to proceed to arbitration,” he said. The first step is to select a three-member arbitration panel, which will be comprised of a union-appointed advocate, a management-appointed advocate and a neutral arbitrator agreed upon by both parties.

NSB 15-2015 (1.03 MB)
APWU Web News Article 217-2015

Gear Day is Still Red Hot!

11/18/2015 -

Members of the Greater Seattle Area Local 
in union gear on Nov.12

Days are getting shorter and temps may be dropping, but our fight for a good contract is still red hot! 

Show management that you are part of the fight for Good Postal Service! Good Jobs! Good Contract! by wearing union gear tomorrow – and every Thursday!