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POSTAL FACTS: Feb. 23, 2017
NALC President Rolando in The Hill; Idaho State President Paige in Idaho Press Tribune, Twin Falls’ Times-News.
Postal reform update: A changed political landscape requires a new strategy
Postal reform has strong bipartisan support and our goals have not changed. Our strategy, of course, will have to change to reflect the new political landscape in Washington, DC.
NALC statement on USPS’ Q1 financial report for FY 2017 (updated)
NALC President Fredric Rolando’s statement on the Feb. 9 release of the U.S. Postal Service’s financial report for the first quarter of Fiscal Year 2017. Updated to include links to news media coverage.
Rolando testifies before House committee (updated)
On Feb. 7, NALC President Fredric Rolando testified before a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing. Updated to include links to news media coverage.
POSTAL FACTS: Feb. 6, 2017
NALC President Rolando in Washington Examiner; Terre Haute, IN’s Tribune-Star.
Bipartisan postal reform bills introduced
Reps. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) and Stephen Lynch (D-MA) have introduced postal bills similar to ones introduced in the 114th Congress. NALC President Fredric Rolando was invited to a Feb. 7 House committee hearing on both bills.
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.
Register now for the 25th ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ Food Drive
Early registration for the 2017 Letter Carriers’ “Stamp Out Hunger®” Food Drive has begun for branch presidents who can access the registration form posted to the Members Only portal at nalc.org.
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
Food Drive’s ‘Family Circus’ art revealed
Enthusiasm for the 25th anniversary Letter Carriers’ “Stamp Out Hunger” Food Drive is running high as this year’s official “Family Circus” artwork is revealed.