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More than one-third of back-to-college shopping will take place online this year

More than one-third of back-to-college shopping will take place online this year, the National Retail Federation recently reported. Nine in 10 shoppers plan to take advantage of free shipping. Other cRead more

Remembering Katrina – Historic storm led to lasting changes for USPS

Hurricane Katrina wreaked havoc on the Gulf Coast states 10 years ago this week, prompting an historic effort from the Postal Service to keep the mail moving. About 17 postal facilities were destroyedRead more

Newspaper Death Spiral Made Plain in One Chart 

There have been so many final nails hammered into the coffin of the daily print newspaper that the industry now looks practically ironclad. Despite frequent predictions of their extinction — and the lRead more

Retirement pre-funding puts Postal Service in red

There is red ink. In 2006, Congress mandated that the USPS pre-fund future retiree health benefits. No other public agency or private company is required to pre-fund for even one year; the Postal ServRead more

USPS could help neighborhoods by using data for urban planning and checking on elderly residents

The Postal Service inspector general thinks the role of the Postal Service could go beyond just delivering mail by further helping the neighborhoods they serve, according to an Aug. 24 USPS OIG blog pRead more

FEHB and the Five Year Requirement

With Federal Employees Health Benefit (FEHB) open season approaching in November, it might be helpful to take a look at the “five-year requirement”. Most federal employees are aware that, in order toRead more

Gyrocopter pilot’s new campaign: Push Congress to sign no-lobbying pledge

The man who landed a gyrocopter at the U.S. Capitol this spring to protest campaign finance laws said an outpouring of public support has helped him raise the necessary $10,000 for his legal defense.Read more

Motorist sues Postal Service, driver over alleged injuries after accident

A Harris County resident is suing U.S. Postal Service and one of its employees, alleging vehicular negligence in a 2013 car wreck. David Gibson filed a lawsuit against Tamarra Smith of Cypress, and thRead more

2013-2015 NRLCA Hero of the Year Award Recipients

NRLCA President Jeanette Dwyer announced the winners of the 2013-2015 Hero of the Year Awards during the Tuesday afternoon session of the 2015 National Convention. The recipients were: Overall WinnerRead more

NALC: USPS results through July 2015 

The U.S. Postal Service recently published its results for the month of July 2015 and its year-to-date results through July 2015. They can be found here. The Postal Service had a $46 million operatingRead more

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