Interviews (Radio & TV)

News: Interviews (Radio & TV)

APWU Web News Article 030-2015

Danny Glover, Dimondstein to Appear on The Ed Show This Evening

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.


APWU Web News Article 240-2014

Dimondstein Appears on Washington Journal

APWU President Mark Dimondstein appeared on Washington Journal on Dec. 20, where he discussed the future of the USPS and the union's opposition to changes in service standards that will affect postal customers across the country. The public affairs program airs daily on C-SPAN,

APWU Web News Article 205-2014

Dimondstein to Ed:

The People Can Stop USPS Plans to Delay Mail

Nov. 14 Will Expose Postmaster General's Program

11/12/2014 - Appearing on the Ed Show on Nov. 11, APWU President Mark Dimondstein said "the people of this country have it within our power"  to stop USPS plans to slow mail service and virtually eliminate overnight mail delivery. Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe's plans are now "under the radar," but more than 140 protests set for Friday, Nov. 14, will help change that. The USPS Board of Governors – which has the power to put on a hold on the plans – will be meeting that day.


APWU Web News Article 187-2014

Dimondstein Talks to Ed Schultz

10/16/2014 - In an interview on The Ed Schultz Show on Oct. 16, APWU President Mark Dimondstein explained how USPS plans to lower "service standards" and close 82 mail processing plants would slow mail delivery throughout the country. The cuts would affect every postal patron, regardless of where they live, and would send the Postal Service into "a death spiral," he said.