News & information
What reporters and commentators are writing and saying about the Postal Service, and how NALC members and leaders are making their voices heard.
Congress should acknowledge Post Service's value in efforts to reform (The Hill)
On Feb. 16, The Hill ran a think-tank piece about the U.S. Postal Service’s value and finances that criticized reform efforts. A week later, on Feb. 23, the newspaper ran a piece by NALC President Fredric Rolando that presented “some easily verifiable information and context so all of us…can approach the matter on a shared factual basis.”
Click here to read the piece.
Thank you for support of Postal Service (Idaho Press Tribune)
Letter carriers, thank you (Times-News)
Letters from Idaho State Association President John Paige ran in the Idaho Press Tribune on Feb. 17 and in Twin Falls’ Times-News on Feb. 18.
Click here to read the letter in the Idaho Press Tribune.
Click here to read the letter in the Times-News (scroll down).
POSTAL FACTS: Feb. 23, 2017
NALC President Rolando in The Hill; Idaho State President Paige in Idaho Press Tribune, Twin Falls’ Times-News.
POSTAL FACTS: Feb. 6, 2017
NALC President Rolando in Washington Examiner; Terre Haute, IN’s Tribune-Star.
POSTAL FACTS: Jan. 27, 2017 (updated)
NALC President Rolando’s in Texas’ Weatherford Democrat, Townhall, Indiana’s News and Tribune (Jeffersonville) and Greensburg Daily News; quoted by Federal News Radio.
POSTAL FACTS: Jan. 23, 2017
NALC President Rolando in IN’s Herald-Tribune; WI’s Berry in Marshfield News-Herald; ID’s Paige in Idaho Statesman
POSTAL FACTS: Jan. 13, 2017
NALC President Rolando in Indiana’s The Herald Bulletin; Kansas’ Richter on WIBW-TV.
POSTAL FACTS: Jan. 9, 2017 (updated)
NALC Pres. Rolando’s letter in Daily Herald [IL], op-eds in The Mercury News [CA], Carlsbad [NM] Current-Argus; Kansas’ Hodge in Topeka Capital-Journal; Idaho’s Paige in Coeur d’Alene Press, Twin Falls Times-News.
POSTAL FACTS: Dec. 30, 2016 (updated)
NALC EVP Renfroe, California’s Dieffenderfer in San Jose Mercury News; Indiana’s Roush and Idaho’s Paige have letters printed; letter carriers from Indiana, Maine, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin in the news.
POSTAL FACTS: Nov. 28, 2016 (updated)
NALC President Rolando's commentary piece in The Hill; NALC Chief of Staff Sauber on Federal News Radio
POSTAL FACTS: Nov. 16, 2016 (updated)
NALC Pres. Rolando in Federal News Radio, Government Executive, Linn's Stamp News, The Stand; Dir. of City Delivery Renfroe on KALW-FM; ID State Pres. Paige in Press-Tribune, Times-News
POSTAL FACTS: Nov. 1, 2016 (updated)
CO State Pres Jaynes in Denver Post; NY's Ganey in Utica Observer-Dispatch; KY's Warner on WHAS-TV; Mishawaka, IN’s Chamberlin remembered in South Bend Tribune; former letter carrier/professor Rubio in Labor History.