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POSTAL FACTS: April 20, 2017 (updated)
NALC President Rolando in WI’s Amery Free Press, Burnett County Sentinel and The [Osceola] Sun, MN’s Country Messenger; three NALC Heroes on American Legion’s website; ID State President Paige in Coeur d’Alene Press, Idaho Statesman.
NALC members crucial to achieving majority bipartisan co-sponsorship of House door delivery resolution
Thanks in large part to the efforts of NALC members, H.Res. 28, urging the House of Representatives to take all appropriate measures to ensure continuation of door delivery for business and residential customers, now has a bipartisan majority.
Filmmakers set out to tell letter carriers’ stories
A group of international artists based in Los Angeles is putting together a collection of letter carriers' stories and hopes to create a library of videos and podcasts.
NALC submits comments in PRC’s rate-setting review
The Postal Regulatory Commission’s (PRC) required 10-year review of the way USPS sets its prices for postage and postal products is underway, with NALC making an official submission to the agency before the public comment window closed on March 20.
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.
POSTAL FACTS: April 11, 2017 (Updated)
NALC President Rolando in The Hill and MI’s Tri-County Times; ID State President Paige in Twin Falls Times News, Idaho State Journal & Idaho Press-Tribune.
Obamacare repeal fails
President Trump and Speaker of the House Ryan withdrew the American Health Care Act before a scheduled vote in the House on Friday. “This is good news for millions of working families,” says NALC President Rolando.
POSTAL FACTS: March 15, 2017 (updated)
NALC President Rolando in USA Today; IL’s Montes in Northwest Herald.
Dowdy retires; Preston named new Region 13 NBA
NALC President Fredric Rolando has appointed Region 13 Regional Administrative Assistant Vada Preston to serve as that region’s national business agent, effective March 6. Preston replaces the retiring Tim Dowdy.
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.