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POSTAL FACTS: Jan. 23, 2017

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


Logo for The Herald TribuneUSPS is an ‘American treasure’ (The Herald-Tribune)

NALC President Fredric Rolando’s letter to the editor of Batesville, IN’s The Herald-Tribune ran on Jan. 20. Rolando’s letter addressed the value of letter carriers and USPS, discussed the agency’s finances and the way forward, and rebutted the notion that the letter carrier craft is endangered, something that was the subject of an earlier story in the newspaper.

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Logo for Marshfield News HeraldWe must protect U.S. Postal Service (Marshfield News-Herald)

Retired Marshfield, WI Branch 978 member Ron Berry’s letter to the editor of the Marshfield News-Herald ran on Jan. 19.

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Logo for Idaho StatesmanPaige letter: U.S. Postal Service (Idaho Statesman)

Idaho State Association of Letter Carriers President John Paige’s letter to the editor of the Idaho Statesman ran on Jan. 9.

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