- Postal News Roundup March 11, 2019Sens. Moran, Peters Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Opposing Privatization of the United States Postal Service OSHA fines USPS in Jacksonville $129,336 for exposing mail carriers to August heat President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Nominate Personnel to Key Administration Posts - “John McLeod Barger of California, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the […]
- Postal News Roundup February 26, 2019Stamps.com threw USPS under the bus and cratered 50% because it's betting big on Amazon shipping USPS warning about change of address scams Forget the Last Mile, Amazon.com Now Wants to Own the First Mile, Too Labor Secretary Faces Heat Over Plea Deal for Financier Accused of Serial Sex Abuse U.S. Is a Rich Country […]
- Postal News Roundup February 21, 2019Amazon Is Looking More and More Like a Shipping Company Missouri could once again vote on right-to-work Illinois and New Jersey just passed a $15 minimum wage. That means 1.8 million workers get a raise. West Virginia’s Political Strike Wins Big Oakland teachers to walk off the job Thursday Overlooked No More: Dorothy Bolden, Who […]
- Postal News Roundup February 19, 2019Sickness blamed for no home mail delivery in Dayton area USPS Begins Deliveries in California Town with All-Electric Vans Is USPS Effectively Managing the Postal Vehicle Service Zero Base Reviews? Transportation Companies Dominate 2018 List of Top U.S. Postal Service Suppliers New York Labor Didn't Shrink from Confronting Amazon This grievance board for federal workers […]
- Postal News Roundup February 11, 2019Trump Aide Warns of Going It Alone on International Postal Rates Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation Agrees to Pay $5.2 Million to Settle Allegations of False Labor Charges Where does a tip to an Amazon driver go? In some cases, toward the driver's base pay Denver Teachers Strike Over Base Pay Number of Workers Striking Across […]
- Postal News Roundup March 11, 2019
- New stamps celebrate 50th anniversary of first moon landing March 20, 2019WASHINGTON — In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing on July 20, 1969, the U.S. Postal Service is pleased to reveal two stamp designs commemorating that historic milestone. Additional details are coming about the date, time and location for the first-day-of issue ceremony.
- USPS to issue “Little Mo” stamp to honor 1950s tennis champ March 14, 2019The U.S. Postal Service honors the legacy of the extraordinary tennis champion Maureen Connolly Brinker (1934–1969) with the issuance of the “Little Mo” Forever stamp. The first-day-of-issue event is free and open to the public. News of the stamp is being shared with the hashtags #LittleMoStamp and #TennisStamps.
- USPS reveals additional stamps for 2019 March 12, 2019WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service today announced three additional stamp subjects for 2019. More details, including dates and locations for the first-day-of-issue ceremonies, will be coming soon.
- USPS celebrates 150th anniversary of the transcontinental railroad March 11, 2019Marking the 150th anniversary of the completion of the transcontinental railroad, the U.S. Postal Service will commemorate this 19th century marvel with a magnificent set of Forever stamps.
- USPS named top federal agency for multicultural business opportunities March 11, 2019WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service is being honored as the top government agency for multicultural business opportunities by a leading national organization promoting business inclusiveness. The award honors the Postal Service’s leadership among the 25 top-ranked government agencies, known as the Omni50, that support opportunities for small businesses and entrepreneurs.
- New stamps celebrate 50th anniversary of first moon landing March 20, 2019