About the Western Region

The Western Region Coordinator is responsible for the union's activities in Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, and American Samoa, Guam and Saipan.

Still Among Us

(This article first appeared in the July/August 2020 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)

The health crisis is no joke. Postal workers have succumbed to the microscopic killer. Civil unrest over injustices, postal finances, concerns over the new Postmaster General and privatization all make it seem like the pandemic has waned – it has not!

The USPS disbanded their COVID-19 Response Command and reduced field telecoms. Yet, the union continues to deal with fear, anger, anxiety and dangers of managerial indifference to the protections essential workers require. There is no magic wand to make managers comply. We use the tools available to us. While there are some decent, level-headed managers, there is plenty of managerial foolery to deal with.

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Latest News

March 2, 2021

Rank and File Bargaining Advisory Committee Appointed

With national contract negotiations set to begin in June, President Mark Dimondstein has announced the names of union...

July 1, 2020

Still Among Us

(This article first appeared in the July/August 2020 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) The health crisis is...

October 26, 2019

Young Members Meeting Opens All-Craft

On Saturday, October 26, the Young Members Committee kicked off the 2019 All-Craft Conference with an exciting all-day...

September 12, 2019

They Don't Have the Right

(This article first appeared in the September/October 2019 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)  We often hear...

Upcoming Events

New Mexico Postal Workers Union State Assembly/Convention 2021

April 23, 2021 to April 24, 2021

Due to NM Dept. of Health's COVID guidelines and restrictions, it has been decided to conduct this year's Assembly/Convention as a virtual meeting. The Executive Board of the State of NM will meet in Albuquerque, NM while all registered delegates can attend virtually through Zoom, which delegates can access with their smart phones or personal computer.

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Washington State Convention

May 11, 2021 to May 14, 2021

 19324 Alderwood Mall Pkwy, Lynnwood, WA 98036

Government Per Diem rates is $116.00 plus taxes, per night. But, given the pandemic we are in, we are pleased to offer discounts for those attending,

  • $80.00, plus taxes, per night for Standard King/Double Queen rooms (Mini fridge & microwave in rooms)
  • $90.00, plus taxes, per night for Suites (Full kitchen in suites)

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Missouri State Convention

June 18, 2021 to June 19, 2021

2200 I-70 Drive SW, Columbia MO

Reservations 573-445-8531 Group Name “MO Postal Workers Union or PW2”

Room rates are $109.95 per night. Nomination of officers and state elections will be held during the convention. We will also serve a banquet on Saturday afternoon. Reservation must be made prior to May 16th, 2021to ensure group rate.

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