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Rank-and-File Bargaining Advisory Committee Appointed

February 27, 2024
With national contract negotiations set to begin on June 25, President Mark Dimondstein has announced the names of the APWU members who will serve on the Rank-and-File Bargaining Advisory Committee.

Maintenance Craft In-Service Open Season March 1-31, 2024

February 26, 2024
Once a year, during the month of March (March 1-31), ALL career employees may request to be tested for Maintenance Craft eligibility ratings and placement on In-Service Registers.

Statement from APWU General Officers on the Conflict in Israel and Palestine

November 8, 2023
The American Postal Workers Union is shocked and saddened by the tragic and ongoing violence in Israel and Palestine.

2024 Health Benefits Open Season is November 13 - December 11

November 6, 2023
All eligible postal workers, federal employees, and retirees can enroll. Choose between two smart medical plans that feature a nationwide UnitedHealthcare network of 1.7+ million providers; 7,000 hospitals and care facilities; and no referrals...

The APWU is a Solidarity Union

October 31, 2023
The APWU is a “Solidarity” union. That means we step up and support our union family when they’re striking to win better contracts, fighting for healthy and safe workplaces, or taking action to ensure workers can enjoy a dignified retirement. 

Federal Retirement Fairness Act Reintroduced

October 20, 2023
The Federal Retirement Fairness Act (H.R. 5995) was reintroduced on October 19 by Representatives Derek Kilmer (D-WA-06), Don Bacon (R-NE-02), Gerry Connolly (D-VA-11), and David Valadao (R-CA-22).

Briscoe Elected as Postal Press Association (PPA) President

October 19, 2023
Dena Briscoe, editor of the Nation's Capital Southern Maryland Area Local Dispatch and president of the Nation’s Capital Southern Maryland Area Local, is the newly elected president of the APWU National Postal Press Association (PPA).