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1 Miracle - Let's Hope for 3 More
Yesterday we were notified of a true miracle.  Now we are hoping for three more to happen in the next few months.   The Toledo Mail Processing Center will not be consolidated.  APWU President Arnie Cowell announced that the plant is staying open and they will only lose one SBPS.  They will keep all 11 of their DBCS machines and both of their flat sorters. Read More...
I Guess a Leopard Can Change It's Spots
Recently, New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristol wrote about his "change of heart" concerning organized labor. "This isn't something you often hear a columnist say, but I was wrong.  Like many Americans, I've long disdained unions as bringing corruption, nepotism and rigid work rules to the labor market". Read More...
MY MAIL - MY OHIO
The Ohio Postal Workers Union along with four member locals who are facing mail processing plant closures this year have joined together to produce mymailmyohio.com a website geared to informing the public about what will happen to mail processing and delivery if these plants are closed. With assistance from the national union and the Ohio AFL-CIO, the website is up and active. Read More...
Is Your Congressperson Doing Anything to Save the USPS?
As the Postal Service continues to struggle both financially and operationally, Congress seems uninterested in finding a solution that would keep the USPS the national treasure it is. There are four resolutions active in the House of Representatives that could positively affect the future of the Postal Service and it's employees, however none seem close to being made into law. Read More...
What Is Going ON
Normally during the holiday/winter season activity slows down somewhat for local/state union representatives.  Not so this winter.  Things have been happening at a pretty hectic pace for quite awhile and there is no slowdown in sight. Postal management is intent on continuing their plant consolidation plan with 82 more closings scheduled in 2015. Read More...
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