Tag: Postal Service

Elections, Federal Employees and Arbitrators

By on August 20, 2018 in Agency News, Human Resources with 0 Comments
Elections, Federal Employees and Arbitrators

With mid-term elections looming, the Hatch Act always comes into play. This Postal Service case may have longer-term implications than most cases.

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Postal Service Only Loses $1.5 Billion in Q3

By on August 9, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Postal Service Only Loses $1.5 Billion in Q3

Although it continues to suffer large net losses, the Postal Service showed some improvements in its finances for the 2018 third quarter.

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Coalition Formed to Promote ‘Reliable and Affordable Postal Package Delivery’

By on August 3, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Coalition Formed to Promote ‘Reliable and Affordable Postal Package Delivery’

The Postal Service has a new advocate: an alliance of businesses that want to keep “reliable postal package delivery services.”

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GAO: Postal Service Lacks Funds to Cover its Future Expenses

By on August 3, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
GAO: Postal Service Lacks Funds to Cover its Future Expenses

A GAO report says the Postal Service will likely face difficult decisions in the near future because of its financial situation.

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Postal Employee Ordered to be Removed for Violating Hatch Act

By on August 2, 2018 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Postal Employee Ordered to be Removed for Violating Hatch Act

A Postal Service employee has been ordered to be removed from her job for running in two partisan elections.

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Former Postal Employee Sniffed, Poked Holes in Packages Looking for Pot

By on July 22, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Former Postal Employee Sniffed, Poked Holes in Packages Looking for Pot

A former Postal Service mail handler has pleaded guilty to a unique scheme to steal marijuana from packages mailed from states where it is legal.

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Postal Service Snafu Leads to Multi-Million Pay Day for Artist

By on July 16, 2018 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
Postal Service Snafu Leads to Multi-Million Pay Day for Artist

The Postal Service made a costly mistake when it infringed an artist’s copyright by placing his depiction of the Statue of Liberty on a stamp without his agreement.

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Analyzing and Reorganizing Federal Agencies

By on June 24, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Analyzing and Reorganizing Federal Agencies

A proposal to reorganize federal government would impact many agencies and employees. Here is a summary of how agencies would be impacted.

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Does the Postal Service Make Money?

on June 5, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Does the Postal Service Make Money? Is the Postal Service really losing money or not? The author takes a detailed look at the situation.

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Postal Service Reports Net Loss of $1.3 Billion in Q2

By on May 11, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Postal Service Reports Net Loss of $1.3 Billion in Q2

The Postal Service reported a significant net loss for the second quarter of its fiscal year.

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