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How the Biden administration can save the Postal Service

How the Biden administration can save the Postal Service

In November, on the day that networks called the election for Joe Biden, cheering crowds stopped mail trucks in the streets of New York City to thank postal workers for delivering more than 135 million mail-in ballots on time during a pandemic ...
Fly flags at half-staff to honor police who died after siege at the U.S. Capitol

Fly flags at half-staff to honor police who died after siege at the U.S. Capitol

President Donald Trump has ordered U.S. flags flown at half-staff to honor Brian D. Sicknick and Howard Liebengood, the two ...
COVID-19 Vaccine Availability - Postal Service Employees in Future Distribution Phase

COVID-19 Vaccine Availability – Postal Service Employees in Future Distribution Phase

The CDC has recommended that all Postal Service employees be included in the next round of distributions, or “Phase 1b.”This ...
USPS OIG - Mail Service During the Early Stages of the COVID-19 Pandemic

USPS OIG – Mail Service During the Early Stages of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Objective Our objective was to evaluate mail service during the early stages of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) disease pandemic. On ...
Atlanta, GA: ROBBERY/CARJACKING OF A USPS LETTER CARRIER

Atlanta, GA: ROBBERY/CARJACKING OF A USPS LETTER CARRIER

The U.S. Postal Inspection Service is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and ...
Richmond Man Pleads Guilty to Attack on U.S. Postal Worker

Richmond Man Pleads Guilty to Attack on U.S. Postal Worker

RICHMOND, Va. – A Richmond man pleaded guilty today to assaulting a longtime United States Postal Service city carrier who ...
West Virginia Man Sentenced to Prison For Breaking into United States Post Office

West Virginia Man Sentenced to Prison For Breaking into United States Post Office

BECKLEY, W.Va. –  United States Attorney Mike Stuart announced that Matthew Riffle, age 30, of Rupert, was sentenced to 14 ...
Postal carrier who didn’t deliver the mail charged with federal crime

Postal carrier who didn’t deliver the mail charged with federal crime

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — A postal carrier working in Onondaga County was arraigned Friday on a federal charge of obstructing ...
USPS reports a nearly 70 percent increase in first-quarter revenue from employee lead programs

USPS reports a nearly 70 percent increase in first-quarter revenue from employee lead programs

The USPS Sales team is reporting a nearly 70 percent increase in first-quarter revenue from employee lead programs as it ...
Postal service reminds employees of the importance of on-the-job ethical behavior

Postal service reminds employees of the importance of on-the-job ethical behavior

The Postal Service has created two posters to remind employees of the importance of on-the-job ethical behavior. The first poster ...
Twin Cities woman stole more than $74K while working for Postal Service

Twin Cities woman stole more than $74K while working for Postal Service

A Twin Cities woman stole more than $74,000 while working for the U.S. Postal Service starting about two months after ...
NPMHU National President Paul Hogrogian Statement on Georgia Run-offs and Assault on the U.S. Capitol

NPMHU National President Paul Hogrogian Statement on Georgia Run-offs and Assault on the U.S. Capitol

Wednesday, January 6, 2021, showed Americans a great win for Democrats in the Georgia Senate run-offs, but also how precious ...
Statement of NALC President Fred Rolando on Yesterday’s Events in Washington

Statement of NALC President Fred Rolando on Yesterday’s Events in Washington

“Yesterday’s attack on the U.S. Capitol, just steps from our headquarters, was a disgraceful betrayal of our democracy, our elected ...
New PRC Vice Chairwoman to support “a vibrant postal system for years to come”

New PRC Vice Chairwoman to support “a vibrant postal system for years to come”

PRC regulations state that the Commission elect a member to serve as Vice Chairman for a term of one year ...
How Biden Can Save the USPS

How Biden Can Save the USPS

The agency’s long-standing structural problems are more apparent than ever, and DeJoy is poised to move ahead with his draconian ...
US Bill Banning Vape Mail Was Signed Into Law

US Bill Banning Vape Mail Was Signed Into Law

S 1253: “Preventing Online Sales of E-Cigarettes to Children Act,” has recently passed the house, and was subsequently signed into ...
USPS OIG - Contract Delivery Service Contract Renewal Compliance

USPS OIG – Contract Delivery Service Contract Renewal Compliance

Objective Our objective was to evaluate the Contract Delivery Service (CDS) renewal process for compliance with Postal Service policies and ...
U.S. Post Office’s Northern Ohio District delivered 28.8% of first-class mail on time ahead of Christmas week

U.S. Post Office’s Northern Ohio District delivered 28.8% of first-class mail on time ahead of Christmas week

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Northern Ohio experienced some of the most severe mail delays in the country over the holidays, when ...
Man who illegally sold rifle to Midland-Odessa rampage gunman, that killed a letter carrier gets 2 years in prison

Man who illegally sold rifle to Midland-Odessa rampage gunman, that killed a letter carrier gets 2 years in prison

The morning of the shooting, Ator had been fired from his job at Journey Oilfield Services. He and his employer ...
USPS - Know how to spot COVID-19 symptoms

USPS – Know how to spot COVID-19 symptoms

The Postal Service is advising employees who feel ill to follow Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidance and ...
USPS Suffered Most in Holiday Package Deluge

USPS Suffered Most in Holiday Package Deluge

The U.S. Post Office suffered most in terms of on-time performance and complaints this peak holiday season, experts agreed, with ...
New annual leave carryover policy now in effect for federal employees, OPM says

New annual leave carryover policy now in effect for federal employees, OPM says

Federal employees who forfeited vacation time in excess of the usual annual leave carryover limit at the end of 2020 ...