Mark Dimondstein: The U.S. Postal Service is owned by the people — let's keep it that way "Keep It, It's Yours." Postal Workers' Message to Public Denounces Trump Privatization Plan Fighting Back Against Trump Administration's Plan to Privatize the Postal Service. APWU fights Trump's plan to privatise the United States Postal Service USPS Workers Push […]
Mercury Spill At Postal Facility In Warrendale Stalls Delivery Of Packages Former Manager Of Bulk Mailing Company Admits $1.5 Million Mail Fraud Conspiracy Oversight of Highway Contract Routes – Insurance What’s Driving Postal Transportation Costs? Union says mail carrier shortages are hampering delivery service AFL-CIO leader suggests he'd welcome NAFTA withdrawal -- to force more […]
Sens. 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 […]
Stamps.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 […]
Amazon 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 […]
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service today announced it will issue a commemorative Forever stamp honoring former President George H.W. Bush, who died Nov. 30, 2018, at the age of 94. The 41st president guided the United States through the end of the Cold War and drove the creation of a multinational coalition that successfully […]
ATLANTA – Zachary Adam Johnson has been sentenced for aggravated identity theft and mail theft. The defendant was previously a part-time mail carrier for the postal service. “This case shows the importance of concerned citizens reporting suspicious conduct to law enforcement,” said U.S. Attorney Byung J. “BJay” Pak. “Without that call, the police never would […]
NEW ORLEANS – United States Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced that COURTNEY C. DUPLESSIS (“DUPLESSIS”), age 30, of New Orleans, Louisiana, entered a plea of guilty on Thursday, February 21, 2019 to Theft of Mail, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 1709. According to court records, DUPLESSIS was employed by the United […]
NEW ORLEANS – United States Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced today that RYAN S. CORTEZ, age 46, of Des Allemands, Louisiana, entered a plea of guilty Friday, February 22, 2019 to Misappropriation of Postal Funds, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 1711. According to court records, special agents with the U.S. Postal […]
KETTERING — Some people in the Dayton area say they are not getting mail delivered to their homes. People were coming to pick up their mail Wednesday afternoon at the U.S. Post Office at 1490 Forrer Blvd. in Kettering. Customers said they were told a number of letter carriers had called off sick. However, staff […]
DALLAS, TX — The U.S. Postal Service today honored legendary tennis champion Maureen Connolly Brinker (1934–1969) at Southern Methodist University by issuing a Forever stamp graced with the nickname she was known for when she was the best in her sport: “Little Mo.”
The U.S. Postal Service issues Wild and Scenic Rivers, stamps that pay tribute to the exceptional streams that run freely through America’s natural landscapes. This pane honors the rivers’ beauty with a dozen Forever stamps, each showcasing a different segment of the Wild and Scenic River System.
BROOKLYN, NY — The number of postal employees attacked by dogs nationwide fell to 5,714 in 2018 — more than 500 fewer than in 2017 and more than 1,000 fewer since 2016. Today, the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) highlights technology that likely helps to reduce potential attacks while releasing its annual list of cities with […]
PIGGOTT, AR — Post Office lobby artwork painted in the 1930s and 1940s was celebrated today with the issuance of the Post Office Murals Forever stamps. The U.S. Postal Service dedicated the stamps today during a first-day-of-issue ceremony at the Piggott Main Post Office in Piggott, AR. The public is asked to share the news […]
LOS ANGELES — On what would have been Marvin Gaye’s 80th birthday, the U.S. Postal Service today honored the music legend with the dedication of a new commemorative Forever stamp during a first-day-of-issue ceremony at the Greek Theatre, where he once performed.