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APWU News Bulletin

Pay Raise Set for Nov. 17

11/01/2012 - APWU-represented postal employees will receive an increase in their annual salaries effective Nov. 17 — the first in three years.

ALSO: President Cliff Guffey is asking APWU members to contribute to relief efforts to help the victims of Hurricane Sandy. The colossal storm devastated communities along the East Coast and took the lives of more than 70 people, including Leonard Montalto, an officer of the Staten Island Local APWU.

APWU News Bulletin

Watch Your Mail, Tell Your Legislator:

Vote No on H.R. 2309

11/16/2011 - A bill that would destroy the Postal Service as we know it was approved by a key congressional committee on Oct. 13, and could come up for a vote in the full House at any time.

ALSO: The Collective Bargaining Agreement obligates the Postal Service to make “every effort” to create desirable duty assignments from “all available work hours for career employees” when management posts full-time Clerk Craft assignments for bid, Clerk Craft Director Rob Strunk is reminding union members.

APWU Web News Article 97-2008

Penalty Overtime, Casual Exception Periods Set

10/20/2008 - The annual periods during which penalty overtime regulations and the limit on the number of casuals are not applicable have been announced.

As referenced in Article 8, Sections 4 and 5 of the National Agreement, there are four consecutive service weeks each year during which penalty overtime regulations are not applicable. This year, the period begins Dec. 6, 2008, (the first day of Week 2 of Pay Period 26-08), and ends Jan. 2, 2009, (the last day of Week 1 of PP 1-09). 

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