About the Western Region

The Western Region Coordinator is responsible for the union's activities in Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, and American Samoa, Guam and Saipan.

Essential Workers and Postal Déjà Vu

(This article first appeared in the May/June 2021 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)

You have always been ‘essential’ to America; the pandemic only proved it. Your work affects everyone in the USA and impacts the economy. Why then do managers so often ignore your worth, dignity and value? Whether denying Emergency Federal Employee Leave (EFEL), improper scheduling or making unjust demands on your daily duties, too many managers run the operation like their own fiefdom. Such mentality seemingly emanates top to bottom especially regarding your work life and staffing. Postmaster General DeJoy’s 10-Year plan, ironically called ‘Delivering for America,’ plans disruption for American postal workers. Get ready!

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