Tag: Postal Service

‘Killer Mailer’ Won’t Get to Public Through the Post Office

on March 22, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
The Post Office refused to mail a Montana church's Easter promotional material, initially saying it incites violence, then later stating it fails to meet mailing standards.

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Postal Service Letter Carrier Convicted of Access Device Fraud and Identity Theft

By on March 18, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Postal Service Letter Carrier Convicted of Access Device Fraud and Identity Theft

A Postal Service letter carrier has been convicted of identity theft and access device fraud.

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Postal Service Reform Act Takes Another Step Forward in House

By on March 16, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Postal Service Reform Act Takes Another Step Forward in House

The Postal Service Reform Act has been given a small push forward in the legislative process.

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Backhoe Used to Unload Dump for Undelivered Mail

By on February 27, 2017 in Agency News, Court Cases with 0 Comments
Backhoe Used to Unload Dump for Undelivered Mail

A Rural Mail Carrier denied throwing away mail. The two dump truck loads of mail found at his residence told another story.

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Legislation Would Extend Appeal Rights to Some Postal Employees

By on February 21, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Legislation Would Extend Appeal Rights to Some Postal Employees

Legislation has been introduced in Congress to extend MSPB appeal rights to approximately 7,500 Postal Service employees.

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Postal Service Posts $200 Million Net Loss in Q1

By on February 15, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Postal Service Posts $200 Million Net Loss in Q1

The Postal Service announced that it suffered a $200 million net loss in the first quarter of FY 2017.

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Legislation Introduced to Reform Postal Employees’ Benefits

By on February 1, 2017 in Agency News, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Legislation Introduced to Reform Postal Employees’ Benefits

Legislation has been introduced in the House that would make a number of reforms to the Postal Service including changes to current and retired Postal employees’ benefits.

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Postal Service to Stop Offering Services at Staples

on January 5, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
The Postal Service has announced it will stop offering services at Staples.

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NLRB Orders Postal Union to Pay Back Members

on December 15, 2016 in Current Events with 0 Comments
The National Labor Relations Board, a federal labor arbiter, ordered the Postal Workers Union to return more than $700,000 to about 7,000 workers who lost job opportunities to outsourcing.

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Theft of $25 Gift Card Costs Postal Employee His Job

on November 25, 2016 in Current Events with 0 Comments
A veteran Lansing postal worker who admitted to stealing a $25 movie theater gift card dodged federal prison, but lost his job.  

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