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What reporters and commentators are writing and saying about the Postal Service, and how NALC members and leaders are making their voices heard.


Media coverage of OMB's proposal to privatize the Postal Service and merge the Labor and Education Departments

Media coverage of the June 21 Office of Management and Budget (OMB) proposal to privatize the United States Postal Service and the administration’s plan to merge the Labor and Education Departments focused on the employee organizations' responses to both. NALC president Fredric Rolando was widely quoted along with the postmaster general and heads of other federal labor organizations. Below are links to some of the reports:

Government Executive
Federal News Radio
Press Associates Union News Service

Paige letter: Vote by mail (Idaho Statesman)

Idaho State Association of Letter Carriers President John Paige’s letter to the editor of the Idaho Statesman ran on June 15.

Click here to read the letter in the Idaho Statesman.