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Twas the day after Christmas overtime

Its that time again.. I always pull out my Christmas OT poem about this time every year.. I wrote this a few years ago, but nothing ever changes.. Twas the day after Christmas overtime and all around my case were…




Odds Stacked Against Postal Reform

A guest blog by VOCAL RCA With Washington being overwhelmed with a barrage of investigations, the likelihood of postal reform seems unforeseeable in the 114 days that the Postal Service has until it runs out of money. Currently Washington D.C….


Social media and Postal Employees

A Ruralinfo.net Editorial Social media and what employees can do and say is kind of a New Frontier.  Basically, with the surge of Facebook, Twitter and all of the other social media websites out there, we are more or less,…


Are Post Office Closures Unconstitutional

A guest blog by VOCAL RCA   While post offices are being sold throughout the United States, there is a looming question on whether or not this act, committed by the Postmaster General and Congress, is unconstitutional. According to Article…





All Hands on Deck

  A guest blog by Dennis Dressler     “Rumsfeld’s Rules” is the new book by Donald Rumsfeld, I don’t think anyone is more capable of finding a way out of a corner than the former Secretary of Defense whose…


Darrell Issa: Postal Enemy Number One

A guest blog by VOCAL RCA Darrell Issa, the third richest person in Congress (source:Amanda Becker, Roll Call, May 2013), chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, is the current leading cause why true postal reform is…


Disability Retirement Part Three

Guest post by David Fielder. David Fielder is owner of Postal Benefits GroupClick below to see all of Davids’s Guest Posts. Click Here Example Letter to Doctor: (Start example) Dr. Anyone, On August 6, 2012, I wrote to you informing you that I…


Disability Retirement Part Two

Guest post by David Fielder. David Fielder is owner of Postal Benefits GroupClick below to see all of Davids’s Guest Posts. Click Here In this article we will give you an example of how a postal employee should describe their job duties as…


Disability Retirement Part One

Guest post by David Fielder. David Fielder is owner of Postal Benefits GroupClick below to see all of Davids’s Guest Posts. Click Here There are thousands of Postal employees who are eligible for a Disability retirement but are unsure if they qualify or…