Penalty Overtime

USPS Penalty Overtime Exclusion Period 2019

As referenced in Article 8, sections 4 and 5, of the USPS-NALC and USPS-APWU...

USPS Hiring Retirees for 2019 Holiday Rush

The U.S. Postal Service is seeking retired USPS employees in transportation, clerk and carrier functional areas to help out in the 2019 holiday season....

PRC Releases Report on Postal Service Financial Condition

Losses from Operations Continue to Grow Washington, DC – Today (April 19, 2019) the Postal Regulatory Commission (Commission) issued its Financial Analysis report, an examination...

USPS Holiday TV Ads Debut

The Postal Service’s new holiday television commercial will begin airing Friday, Nov. 9. The commercial (below) shows a letter carrier delivering mail and packages to...

USPS Call Center Debacle

The USPS OIG has released a "white paper" report concerning extremely long wait times for customers calling the 1-800-ASK-USPS call center. News reports and...

Postal Unions Report COLA at $645

The APWU and NALC have released the numbers for recent cost-of-living-adjustments (COLAs), and the numbers are rather substantial at $645! NALC: Fifth COLA set at...

USPS Stops Giving Publicity to Overseas Stamp Dealers

The U.S. Postal Service is no longer providing free publicity of new stamps to overseas stamp dealers, reports Bill McAllister. Instead, the USPS is...

Capital Metro FSS Report Cast Doubt on Entire Program

The USPS OIG reports: Objective Our objective was to evaluate Flats Sequencing System (FSS) performance in the Capital Metro Area. In October 2008, the U.S. Postal Service...

USPS Delivery Satisfaction Numbers Trending Downward

USPS delivery satisfaction numbers are trending downward according to the USPS OIG Spring 2018 Semiannual Report to Congress released at the end of May...

Post Office to Carriers: Buy Your Own Ice Machine

It has been reported to PostalMag.com that letter carriers at the Brookhollow Station in Dallas, Texas are upset after being told by management the...