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POSTAL FACTS: April 11, 2017 (updated)

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


Criticism of the Postal Service is unfounded and unfair (The Hill)

On April 3, The Hill ran an op-ed by President Rolando, responding to a March 28 piece by Citizens Against Government Waste that criticized postal reform efforts. President Rolando’s rebuttal explained why "USPS enjoys strong support both in rural and urban areas and across the ideological spectrum.”

Click here to read the piece.

Guest Viewpoint: U.S. Postal Service (Tri-County Times)

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NALC President Fredric Rolando’s piece in Fenton, MI-based Tri-County Times ran on March 24. The piece provided information about the U.S. Postal Service in response to an earlier news article.

Click here to read Rolando’s piece.

Letter: Get ready for postal food drive (Times-News)
U.S Postal Service (Idaho State Journal)
Postal Service keeps America strong (Idaho Press-Tribune)

Letters from Idaho State Association President John Paige ran in the Idaho State Journal and in Twin Falls’ Times-News on April 3 and in the Idaho Press-Tribune on April 5.

Click here to read the letter in the Times-News.
Click here to read the letter in the Idaho State Journal.
Click here to read the letter in the Idaho Press-Tribune.