"The Struggle Continues" - Moe Biller

(This article first appeared in the September/October 2018 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)  By MVS Division Director Michael O. Foster  The American Postal Workers Union (APWU) and the United States Postal Service (USPS) are in the...

Can We Trust USPS Management?

(This article first appeared in the July-August 2018 issue of The American Postal Worker magazine)  By Motor Vehicle Service Craft Directors  Can we ever trust USPS management to live up to their agreements and obligations? On August 18, 2016,...

Sept. 1 and Where is the Work?

(This article first appeared in the November-December 2017 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) By Motor Vehicle Service Craft Directors  On August 18, 2016, Arbitrator Shyam Das ruled in case Q06C-4Q-C 11182451 that the Postal Service had...

USPS Private Contractor Pleads Guilty to Fraud

On March 16, 2017, Beam Bros. Trucking, Inc., a private trucking company, was indicted on multiple counts of fraud and abuse in their capacity as a Highway Contract Route (HCR) operator for the USPS.  

Any Modifications to the 110 HCR Subcontracting Awards Must be Discussed at National Level

According to correspondence between the Postal Service and APWU, all discussions to modify any of the 110 Highway Contract Route (HCR) subcontracting must be done at the National level.