National Association of Letter Carriers

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‘We are on the front line:’ USPS letter carriers recognized for heroic acts

The National Association of Letter Carriers tracks about 150 acts of heroism from USPS employees every year, and recognizes some of them at an annual ceremony.

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USPS unions, top House Democrat back bill setting harsher sentences for robbing letter carriers

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USPS, union warn courts not serious on postal crime after 30-day sentence for letter carrier robbery

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USPS preps pay workaround for 45,000 rural carriers impacted by payroll error

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FILE - A USPS logo adorns the back doors of United States Postal Service delivery vehicles as they proceed westbound along 20th Street from Stout Street and the main post office in downtown Denver, Wednesday, June 1, 2022. USPS is creating a division to handle election mail issues as part of an effort to ensure swift and secure delivery of ballots for the 2022 midterm election, officials said Wednesday, July 27, 2022. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

USPS rural carriers seek to decertify union after most members see pay cuts

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House lawmakers probe USPS extreme heat protections following letter carrier’s death

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‘We all take an oath:’ Postal union honors letter carriers for acts of heroism

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FILE - A worker carries a large parcel at the United States Postal Service sorting and processing facility Nov. 18, 2021, in Boston. Congress would lift onerous budget requirements that have helped push the Postal Service deeply into debt and would require it to continue delivering mail six days per week under bipartisan legislation that approached House approval Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

USPS tightens online security after fraudsters steal employees’ paychecks

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Postal unions demand USPS ramp up hiring to address understaffing

The National Association of Letter Carriers and the American Postal Workers Union are calling for USPS to increase hiring, adding that long-term understaffing…

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Feds and politics: Are both parties missing the point?

Bottom line: Both parties could be missing the boat (and vote) if they attack or ignore feds because they THINK they know their politics, but don’t!

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(AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)Postal carrier Josiah Morse delivers mail and packages, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021, in Portland, Maine. The U.S. Postal Service's stretch of challenges didn't end with the November general election and tens of millions of mail-in votes. The pandemic-depleted workforce fell further into a hole during the holiday rush, leading to long hours and a mountain of delayed mail. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

‘We are tired’: USPS employees feel toll from retention challenges

The Postal Service, ramping up its workforce for its peak holiday season, still faces a critical employee shortage as well as persistent challenges retaining new hires.

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