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Clerk Craft Prepares For National Arbitrations in December on Two Important Issues

The Clerk Craft has been preparing for arbitration hearings in December that will cover two issues – 1) the Postmaster End of Day (PMEOD) button remedy case, and 2) an RI-399 issue regarding the craft jurisdiction for the Advanced Facer Canceller...

Penalty Overtime Exclusion Period, New Leave Year

Reminder, in accordance with Article 8, sections 4 and 5, of the Collective Bargaining Agreement, penalty overtime rules are not applicable for a consecutive four-week period each year during December.  This year, the December period begins November...

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It Pays to Be Union! Retroactive Pay and CO LAs in Recent Paychecks

(This article first appeared in the September/October 2020 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) As this issue goes to press, most APWU members received their retroactive pay in their paychecks dated September 4. This retroactive pay is the...

Management Must Abide by the Collective Bargaining Agreement

(This article first appeared in the September/October 2020 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) It has been a different summer for all of us. Every member of the APWU has been touched by the COVID-19 pandemic in one way or another. Yet all...

APWU Holds Regional Zoom Meetings

(This article first appeared in the September/October 2020 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) The National American Postal Workers Union greatly appreciates all of your terrific work in these difficult times. From health and safety...

National MVS Assistant Director Javier Piñeres Retires from APWU

(This article first appeared in the September/October 2020 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) Effective August 31, national MVS Assistant Director Javier E. Piñeres retired after nearly two decades as an APWU officer. Javier began his...

100 Year Anniversary of Women's Right to Vote

(This article first appeared in the September/October 2020 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) “Organize, agitate, educate must be our war cry.” – Susan B. Anthony, women’s rights advocate

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