Jump to content
West Virginia Postal Workers Union

    Progress on PSEs; Attacks on BEMs, Custodians

    Chris Smith
    By Chris Smith,

    The Maintenance Craft has made significant progress recently on issues of concern to Postal Support Employees (PSEs). The Memorandum of Understanding on Filling Residual Vacancies, which was signed by President Dimondstein on March 20, solidified the timing of the opportunity for Maintenance PSEs to convert to career status.



    View the full article

    Protect Your FMLA and USERRA Rights

    Chris Smith
    By Chris Smith,

    The APWU has received complaints from union members recently of instances where the Postal Service is violating their rights under federal law, most notably the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 (FMLA) and the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act of 1994 (USERRA).



    View the full article

    Stand Up for Your Rights

    Chris Smith
    By Chris Smith,

    The lyrics from the famous tune by Bob Marley sum it all up: Get up, Stand up, Stand up for your rights!

    We must adopt these words as our marching orders if we are going to save the USPS from postal managers, members of Congress and the Wall Street privatizers who want to dismantle the Postal Service – and with it, our jobs.



    View the full article

    Exposed: The Video the PMG Doesn't Want You to See

    Chris Smith
    By Chris Smith,
    Web News Article #: 124-14

    The Postal Service’s propaganda machine has been working overtime in recent months, with workers forced to watch videos featuring Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe spewing falsehoods about “the state of the business” and the deal with Staples.

    APWU President Mark Dimondstein takes on the PMG’s claims in a new video that every postal worker should see.

    But while management can require employees to view his message while they’re on the clock, the union can’t. So make sure your co-workers hear the truth!  Please show the video in swing rooms, cafeterias, at union events, and wherever postal employees get together.



    View the full article

    22nd Biennial APWU National Convention Resolutions Now Posted

    Chris Smith
    By Chris Smith,
    Web News Article #: 123-14

    Resolutions that will be considered by delegates to the APWU 22nd Biennial National Convention are now posted online at www.apwu.org. Delegates will debate and vote on the proposals that will guide the union’s work over the next two years. The resolutions address labor-management issues, workers’ solidarity, legislative topics, craft-specific items, and proposals to change the union’s constitution.



    View the full article

Portal by DevFuse · Based on IP.Board Portal by IPS
×
×
  • Create New...