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Members in Action

01/01/2018 - (This article first appeared in the January-February 2018 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) 

(L-R) Virgin Islands Area Local President Becky B-Simmonds
and clerk Mary Meyers who works at the general post office on St. Thomas

APWU Donates $25,000 to Hurricane Relief 

APWU delegates to the 2017 All-Craft Conference  donated $12,500 to help their sisters and brothers affected by the catastrophic Sept. 2017 hurricanes and APWU National matched the contributions – resulting in $25,000 worth of donations.


APWU News Bulletin

APWU Members Tell Postal Board of Governors:

Follow the Contract; Save America's Postal Service

08/31/2012 - Delegates to the APWU National Convention condemned USPS management for their failure to adhere to the terms of the 2010 Collective Bargaining Agreement and for their dismal response to the agency’s congressionally-manufactured financial crisis.

ALSO: At pre-convention meetings, Guffey reported that the union has engaged in informal discussions with management on incentives to encourage employees to retire or resign. To date, the USPS has made no official offers to the APWU, but discussions are continuing, he said.

AND: Despite all the media coverage of the GOP Convention during the last week in August, the party's platform received little notice. But postal workers ought to sit up and take notice: The Republican Party wants to privatize your job.