POSTAL NEWS

Revenue and Costs in the Retail Network

Revenue and Costs in the Retail Network

However, rural post offices were more likely to have costs exceed revenue. Nationally, 42 percent of post offices did not cover their costs; in rural areas, it was 60 percent ...
PMG discusses Delivering for America in video for employees

PMG discusses Delivering for America in video for employees

Postmaster General Louis DeJoy discusses the Postal Service’s new 10-year plan in his latest all-employee video message. The plan, called Delivering ...
PA Postal Employee Pleads Guilty To Theft Of Mail

PA Postal Employee Pleads Guilty To Theft Of Mail

HARRISBURG – The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that a Lower Paxton Postal employee, ...
Will There Be DeJoy in USPS-Ville?

Will There Be DeJoy in USPS-Ville?

It’s an open question whether Louis DeJoy will survive in his highly politicized position as Postmaster General long enough to ...
Postal Service does more harm than good by prioritizing package delivery

Postal Service does more harm than good by prioritizing package delivery

This is a contributed op-ed written by Paul Steidler, a senior fellow with the Lexington Institute. Opinions are the author's ...
Clerk Craft Prepares for National Negotiations

Clerk Craft Prepares for National Negotiations

The APWU will begin negotiations for a new Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) in June. The current CBA is set to ...
Connecticut USPS Employee Pleads Guilty to Theft of Mail

Connecticut USPS Employee Pleads Guilty to Theft of Mail

Leonard C Boyle, Acting United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, and Matthew Modafferi, Special Agent in Charge of ...
Man in custody after brazen Boston shooting that left postal truck with bullet holes

Man in custody after brazen Boston shooting that left postal truck with bullet holes

BOSTON — A Boston man is in custody following a brazen daytime shooting involving a U.S. Postal truck in the ...
USPS OIG - Impact of Pandemic on Postal Service Finances

USPS OIG – Impact of Pandemic on Postal Service Finances

Objective On March 13, 2020, the President of the U.S. issued the national emergency declaration concerning the COVID-19 pandemic (pandemic) ...
NALC - Two MOUs Agreed Upon as Parties Work to Implement Terms of New National Agreement

NALC – Two MOUs Agreed Upon as Parties Work to Implement Terms of New National Agreement

Two memorandums of understanding related to the MOU RE: City Carrier Assistants – Conversion to Career Status, the new automatic conversion ...
PRC Evaluates Postal Service Compliance with Pricing and Service in FY 2020 Annual Compliance Determination

PRC Evaluates Postal Service Compliance with Pricing and Service in FY 2020 Annual Compliance Determination

Washington, DC – Today, the Postal Regulatory Commission (Commission) issued its 2020 Annual Compliance Determination (ACD) assessing the pricing and service performance of ...
USPS OIG - Keepin’ Contracts in Compliance

USPS OIG – Keepin’ Contracts in Compliance

We all know we can send letters to people in other countries, but did you ever wonder how the Postal ...
USPS reminds employees that they are required to provide the organization with their current address

USPS reminds employees that they are required to provide the organization with their current address

The Postal Service is reminding employees that they are required to provide the organization with their current address. This allows ...
Convicted Felon Sentenced to 11 Years Imprisonment for Aggravated Assault of a Federal Employee and Discharge of a Firearm

Convicted Felon Sentenced to 11 Years Imprisonment for Aggravated Assault of a Federal Employee and Discharge of a Firearm

Memphis, TN – Bernard M. Jones, 35, has been sentenced to 132 months in federal prison for aggravated assault of a ...
APWU - Extension with the Postal Service of the April 3, 2020 (MOU), Re: Bulk Mail Tech and Mailing Requirements Clerk (MRC) Position Qualification

APWU – Extension with the Postal Service of the April 3, 2020 (MOU), Re: Bulk Mail Tech and Mailing Requirements Clerk (MRC) Position Qualification

On March 23, 2021, Clerk Craft Director Lamont Brooks signed an extension with the Postal Service of the April 3, 2020 ...
Acting USPS sales vice president named

Acting USPS sales vice president named

Shavon Keys was named acting sales vice president this month. The position was most recently held on an acting basis ...
NPMHU - MOU Establishes Pilot Program to Conduct Employee Screening/ COVID-19 Testing at the Morgan P&DC and the Michigan Metroplex P&DC

NPMHU – MOU Establishes Pilot Program to Conduct Employee Screening/ COVID-19 Testing at the Morgan P&DC and the Michigan Metroplex P&DC

MOU: Pilot to Conduct Employee Screening/ COVID-19 Testing at the Morgan P&DC and the Michigan Metroplex P&DC (pdf) Please find linked ...
Boston police investigating after USPS truck hit by gunfire

Boston police investigating after USPS truck hit by gunfire

BOSTON (WHDH) - Boston police are investigating after a United States Postal Service truck was hit by gunfire on Tuesday ...
APWU cancels the 2020 National Convention

APWU cancels the 2020 National Convention

While we all cannot wait to gather together again, the leadership of APWU takes the health and safety of our ...
Former U.S. Postal Service Carrier Sentenced on Federal Charge in Maryland for Making False Statements to Obtain Disability Compensation

Former U.S. Postal Service Carrier Sentenced on Federal Charge in Maryland for Making False Statements to Obtain Disability Compensation

While Claiming Disability, Postal Carrier Received Compensation for Variety of Jobs, Including as a Snow Plow Driver, Plumber, and Field ...
U.S. lawmakers urge USPS board to halt delivery vehicle contract

U.S. lawmakers urge USPS board to halt delivery vehicle contract

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Thirteen U.S. House Democratic lawmakers on Monday urged the U.S. Postal Service’s governing board to halt implementation ...
Postal banking, alcohol delivery could save the U.S. Postal Service, experts say

Postal banking, alcohol delivery could save the U.S. Postal Service, experts say

“Postal banking is an elegant solution that would provide the USPS upwards of $9 billion a year in revenue and ...