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Department of Labor Announces New FECA Procedures for COVID-19 Cases

January 30, 2023
The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) expired on January 27. The APWU has opposed the expiration of those provisions of the act that protected federal workers who contracted COVID-19 (COVID). We are providing the following as information to...

Questions and Answers: In-Service Examinations, Register & Eligibility Ratings

January 23, 2023
On Jan. 18, 2023, the parties signed off on national Questions & Answers on the In-Service Examinations, Register and Eligibility Ratings MOU. As a reminder, on an annual basis during the month of March, all career employees have the opportunity...

Statement by APWU President Mark Dimondstein on USPS Electric Vehicle Fleet

December 20, 2022
On Tuesday December 20, the USPS and the White House announced new plans for a massive transition to electrification of the next generation USPS delivery fleet. Of the initial purchase of 66,000 next generation new vehicles, the USPS has now...

APWU Members Rally in Support of Rail Workers

December 14, 2022
On Tuesday, December 13 APWU members rallied with unions around the country to support rail workers and show solidarity for their fight to win paid sick leave.  At the rally near the Capitol, Dena Briscoe,  President of the Nation’s Capital/Southern...

Union Power in Peoria: APWU 10 Roads Express Workers Strike to Defend Their New Union!

December 5, 2022
An exhibition of true worker power, solidarity, and courage was on display recently from 10 Roads Express drivers in Peoria, IL. After a swift union organizing campaign and an overwhelming union election victory with a 53-10 “APWU Yes” vote, drivers...

Postal Vehicle Operator Pilot Program to Create New Union Jobs in Oklahoma City, OK.

December 2, 2022
APWU and USPS leadership have signed a groundbreaking Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on the Postal Vehicle Operator (PVO) Position Pilot Program.

Statement by APWU President Mark Dimondstein on Congressional Action Against the Union Rights of Railroad Workers

December 2, 2022
The right to strike, the right of all workers to withhold their labor to improve their well-being, is a fundamental and vital working class right. It was the Great Postal Strike of 1970 that laid the foundation for the standard of living, rights and...