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Convention Endorses Hillary Clinton

09/15/2016 - (This article first appeared in the September-October 2016 issue of The American Postal Worker magazine)

Delegates to the APWU 2016 national convention, representing a broad cross-section of the union’s membership, voted overwhelmingly to endorse Hillary Clinton for president and to “support her in every possible way.”

Following the endorsement vote, Legislative and Political Director Judy Beard read a letter from Clinton, where she expressed explicit support for postal workers and our goals, fully embracing the postal provisions in the Democratic Party Platform.

23rd National Convention

'A New Spirit of Activism'

09/14/2016 - (This article first appeared in the September-October 2016 issue of The American Postal Worker magazine)

Twenty-one hundred APWU members departed from the union’s 23rd National Convention in August uplifted, united and ready for the battles ahead.  

APWU Web News Article 103-2016

Convention Hotel Update

05/11/2016 - The Swan and Dolphin Hotels, where the APWU National Convention will be held, are currently sold out, but the union is working on securing additional rooms at other nearby hotels.  Additional information will be posted as soon as it is available.

APWU Web News Article 98-2012

Union Gears Up for National Convention

08/10/2012 - As the start of the APWU 20th Biennial Convention nears, preparations for the event have moved into high gear at the union’s national headquarters in Washington, DC.  As of the first week in August, 2,041 delegates representing 331 locals have registered for convention credentials.  The convention will take place on Aug. 20-24 in Los Angeles. This year’s theme is One Union, Indivisible.