Tag: Postal Service

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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Postal Service History Dates Back Over 200 Years

on May 5, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Have you ever wondered about how the United States Postal Service began? Its history dates back to the late 1600s.

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Lance Armstrong and the Postal Service

By on April 20, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments

Former cyclist Lance Armstrong has agreed to pay the United States $5 million to settle a lawsuit around a sponsorship agreement he had with the Postal Service.

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Trump Forms Task Force to Avoid a ‘Taxpayer Funded Bailout’ of the Postal Service

By on April 13, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Trump Forms Task Force to Avoid a ‘Taxpayer Funded Bailout’ of the Postal Service

President Trump signed an executive order to establish a task force to study the ailing finances of the Postal Service and make suggestions for reforms.

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Dog Attacks on Postal Workers Decline in 2017

By on April 6, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Dog Attacks on Postal Workers Decline in 2017

Which cities are the worst for dog attacks on Postal workers?

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Postal Service Reform Legislation Introduced in Senate

By on March 26, 2018 in Agency News, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Postal Service Reform Legislation Introduced in Senate

Legislation has been introduced in the Senate to make significant reforms to the Postal Service in an effort to stop its growing financial losses.

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Postmaster Removed for Unacceptable Conduct

By on February 28, 2018 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
Postmaster Removed for Unacceptable Conduct

An 18-year postal employee who had worked his way up to Postmaster Grade 21 tried unsuccessfully to have his firing overturned by the appeals court.

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When Could Your Use of Social Media Violate the Hatch Act?

By on February 14, 2018 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
When Could Your Use of Social Media Violate the Hatch Act?

The Office of Special Counsel has issued new guidelines to help federal employees understand how to stay within Hatch Act guidelines when using social media.

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Postal Reform Needed to Avoid a ‘Taxpayer Funded Bailout’

By on February 13, 2018 in Agency News, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Postal Reform Needed to Avoid a ‘Taxpayer Funded Bailout’

The White House’s 2019 budget proposal addresses the ailing financial condition of the Postal Service, saying that reforms are necessary going forward.

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