NALC 132: Chaos and Catastrophe With Consolidated Casing

How's the Consolidated Casing testing going in Dallas you may ask? Not very good according to NALC Branch 132 President Kimetra Lewis. Dallas' Beverly Hills...

USPS Launches Newsletter for Military Veterans

The U.S. Postal Service has launched a quarterly newspaper (Mail Call) for employees who served in the military. The newsletter's main goal is to...

Postal Service Making Efforts to Hire More Military Veterans

It's something we've frequently suggested over the years here at PostalMag.com, that the U.S. Postal Service should do more to hire more military veterans....

Penalty Overtime Exclusion Period 2018

As referenced in Article 8, sections 4 and 5, of the USPS-NALC and USPS-APWU national agreements, the December period (during which penalty overtime regulations...

PRC Approves Rate Changes for Market Dominant and Competitive Products

Washington, DC – Today the Postal Regulatory Commission issued Orders 4875 and 4876 approving the Postal Service’s planned rate adjustments for both Market Dominant...

USPS 2017 Benefits Open Season

Open Season is Coming -- Here’s What You Need to Know The 2017 Open Season runs from November 13 to December 11, 2017. During the...

New Amazon Vehicles Starting to Show Up on Streets

Amazon's new Mercedes delivery vans are starting to be seen on the roadways and byways of America, as the behemoth company starts taking control...

USPS Announces New Prices for 2018

The United States Postal Service filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) today (10/06/2017) of price changes to take effect on January 21,...

Last Remaining Postal Governor POST DATED Rate Hikes

The last remaining Postal Governor James Bilbray signed several POST DATED orders in November/December 2016 to raise postal rate prices in January 2018, because...

Local NALC Newsletter Describes Hostile Work Environment in Dallas

NALC Branch 132 President Kimetra Lewis, in the October 2017 Metro Letter Carrier newsletter, writes about the constant workroom floor harassment that is ongoing...