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APWU Web News Article 127-2009

Pay Raise Set for November 21

Automatic Dues Increase Effective Same Date

10/19/2009 - APWU-represented postal workers will receive a 1.2 percent increase in annual salaries effective Nov. 21, based on the grades and levels in effect on Sept. 6, 2006. The raise will be reflected in paychecks issued Dec. 11, and apply to employees covered by the APWU-USPS 2006-2010 Collective Bargaining Agreement and the 2006-2010 Operating Services Agreement.

APWU Web News Article 85-2008

Motor Vehicle Election Re-Run

Duplicates Available for Those Who Have Not Received Ballots

09/19/2008 - In a notice to APWU members who are eligible to vote in the re-run election for Motor Vehicle Division National Business Agent, Southern Region, Southwest Sub-Region, the Department of Labor announces that if you have not received your ballot, or if your ballot was lost or destroyed, you may request a duplicate by contacting Election Supervisor Erica Weber at 202-513-7306. Completed ballots must be received by Sept. 30, 2008. 

APWU Web News Article 82-2008

APWU Youth Make Unionism 'A Family Affair'

09/12/2008 - The APWU Women's Organizing Committee has announced the winners of the union's "Make it a Family Affair" creativity contest, reports APWU Regional Coordinator Liz Powell, the panel's chairwoman.

The contest — designed to promote among our youth a better understanding of the vital role unions and the APWU play in our lives — invited the children or grandchildren of APWU members across the country to submit an original work expressing this theme in song, poem, short video, or PowerPoint presentation. 

APWU Web News Article 56-2008

Union to Re-Run Two NBA Races

06/20/2008 - The APWU will conduct new elections for two National Business Agent (NBA) positions to resolve an investigation by the Department of Labor, union President William Burrus has announced. The two elections to be re-run are the Clerk NBA “A” race in the Dallas Region and the Motor Vehicle Services NBA election in the Southwest Sub-Region. The races were initially contested in 2007, as part of the election of more than 80 national officers.

APWU Web News Article 54-2008

Constitution Committee Reviews Convention Resolutions

06/18/2008 - The union’s Constitution Committee convened at APWU headquarters in Washington, DC, on June 16 to begin reviewing resolutions submitted by APWU state and local unions to amend the APWU Constitution and Bylaws. The resolutions will be debated and voted on by delegates to the union’s 19th Biennial National Convention in Las Vegas, Aug. 18-22, 2008.