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APWU Web News Article 155-2016

APWU Members Spread Message at Democratic Convention

07/29/2016 -

From left: Legislative Director Judy Beard, Clerk Craft Director Clint Burelson, Philadelphia PA Local Secretary Cynthia Heyward, Philadelphia Local President Nick Casselli, Executive Vice President Debby Szeredy, President Mark Dimondstein, Eastern Region Coordinator Mike Gallagher and Secretary-Treasurer Liz Powell.

APWU members interacted with thousands of delegates to the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia July 25-28, promoting A Grand Alliance to Save Our Public Postal Service, advocating postal banking and voting by mail, and dispelling common myths about the USPS.

APWU Web News Article 137-2016

Democratic Party Platform: Preserve a Public Postal Service

APWU President Urged Panel to Adopt Postal Planks

07/05/2016 - The Democratic National Committee’s Platform Committee has endorsed the public Postal Service and approved measures that were advocated by the APWU.

In a draft of the party’s platform, released on July 1, the committee recommended nearly all the postal planks outlined by President Mark Dimondstein in a presentation to the committee on June 9.

APWU Web News Article 101-2016

APWU Locals 'Feel the Bern!'

05/01/2016 - (This article first appeared in the May-June 2016 issue of The American Postal Worker magazine.)

APWU locals have been busy stumping for Bernie Sanders for President. Members across the country attended rallies and participated in phone banking, including California, Colorado, Georgia, Massachusetts, Michigan, Pennyslyvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Washington, and Wisconsin. Check out our members in actions!