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In the midst of the hotly-contested 2016 election, voter suppression is an urgent concern.
At a panel discussion sponsored by the National Press Club on May 13, APWU President Mark Dimondstein championed voting by mail, which would give more Americans access to the ballot box.
APWU President Mark Dimondstein appeared on “The Big Picture” with Thom Hartmann on Nov. 16, discussing the National Executive Board’s endorsement of Bernie Sanders for President.
11/13/2015 - The APWU Executive Board’s endorsement of Bernie Sanders for President generated extensive media coverage on Nov. 12.
Virtually every major news outlet reported the endorsement, including ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, CNN, MSNBC, the Associated Press, Al Jazeera America, New York Times, Washington Post, The Nation, Huffington Post, and The Hill, along with hundreds of local radio, television and newspapers.
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07/03/2015 - APWU President Mark Dimondstein was interviewed on The Big Show on July 2.
07/02/2015 - APWU President Mark Dimondstein has a pair of media appearances scheduled for Thursday, July 2.
First, he will call-in to “The Ed Schultz Show,” podcast at 12:10 p.m., which is syndicated across the country. You can listen to the show below. Coverage of Postal Service issues begins at the 18:48 mark and Dimondstein appears at 20:48.
04/14/2015 - APWU President Mark Dimondstein appears on The Ed Show on Wednesday, April 15. The Ed Show airs on MSNBC at 5 p.m.
04/01/2015 - APWU President Mark Dimondstein appeared on The Bill Press Show on TawkrTV on April 1, where he discussed the negative influence of “dark money” on our politics, and the phony USPS financial crisis, postal banking and more.
03/20/2015 - Jim Hightower, editor of the Hightower Lowdown, will host a “Post Office Lowdown” conference call featuring APWU President Mark Dimondstein on Tuesday, March 24, at 1 p.m. EDT.
02/18/2015 - Actor-activist Danny Glover will appear on The Ed Show this evening, Feb. 18, along with APWU President Mark Dimondstein. They will discuss A Grand Alliance to Save Our Public Postal Service. The Ed Show airs on MSNBC at 5 p.m. Glover championed the need for a vibrant Postal Service in a two-minute video posted last week and asked the public to join him in A Grand Alliance to save it.