NALC: Senate Republicans finally reveal their health care bill

NALC: Senate Republicans finally reveal their health care bill

NALC – 6-23-17 – Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) introduced the Better Care Reconciliation Act this week, following seven years of promising the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA, also known as Obamacare) and after weeks of negotiations following the House of Representatives’ passage of the American Health Care Act (H.R. 1628), a […]

Redesigned Heat Safety Tool App Released May Help Letter Carriers

Redesigned Heat Safety Tool App Released May Help Letter Carriers

NALC/OSHA/NIOSH – 6/16/17 – The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) have collaborated to update OSHA’s original Heat Safety Tool app for smartphones. The updated app, available for both Android and iPhone, provides a clearer user interface while still providing the same information to help keep employees safe when working […]

NALC Responds To President Trump’s 2018 Budget

NALC Responds To President Trump’s 2018 Budget

NALC – 5/24/17 – On May 23, the White House released its Fiscal Year 2018 budget proposal as a follow up to the “skinny budget” released in March. The $4.094 trillion request, titled “A New Foundation for American Greatness,” proposes job-killing delivery service cuts at the U.S. Postal Service and calls for massive federal spending […]

NALC Contract Ratification Update – Rap Session Announced

NALC Contract Ratification Update – Rap Session Announced

NALC News – 5/23/17 – Per Article 16 of the NALC Constitution, ratification shall be a mail referendum vote and the ballot shall be mailed only to regular members of the NALC as defined in Article 2, Section 1 (a), excluding non-letter carrier regular members as shown by the records of the national secretary-treasurer as […]

NALC and USPS Reach Tentative Agreement

NALC and USPS Reach Tentative Agreement

The National Association of Letter Carriers and the U.S. Postal Service have reached tentative agreement on a national labor contract, covering 213,000 active city letter carriers across America. The tentative agreement includes provisions rewarding all letter carriers for their contributions to the Postal Service’s extraordinary comeback following the Great Recession; narrowing the compensation gap between […]

NALC statement on USPS’ May 10 quarterly financial report

NALC statement on USPS’ May 10 quarterly financial report

On May 10, the U.S. Postal Service released a report on its financial performance for the second quarter of Fiscal Year 2017, covering January, February and March of 2017. Here is National Association of Letter Carriers President Fredric Rolando’s statement about this report: Today’s financial report shows the underlying business strength of the U.S. Postal […]

Video: The 25th annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive Is Saturday, May 13, 2017

Video: The 25th annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive Is Saturday, May 13, 2017

Counting down to Food Drive No. 25 NALC’s 25th annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger®Food Drive is just weeks away – on Saturday, May 13 – and with that date drawing ever closer, food drive coordinators in hundreds of NALC branches across America are finalizing their preparations for the nation’s largest one-day food collection event […]

NALC members crucial to achieving majority bipartisan co-sponsorship of House door delivery resolution

NALC members crucial to achieving majority bipartisan co-sponsorship of House door delivery resolution

NALC News – Thanks in large part to the efforts of NALC members, House Resolution 28, urging the House of Representatives to take all appropriate measures to ensure the continuation of door delivery for business and residential customers, now has a bipartisan majority of 218 co-sponsors. Please continue to ask your representatives in the House to support strong […]

NALC submits comments in PRC’s rate-setting review

NALC submits comments in PRC’s rate-setting review

NALC – 3/23/17 – The Postal Regulatory Commission’s (PRC) required 10-year review of the way the U.S. Postal Service 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. Chief among NALC’s recommendations is that the PRC […]

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