politics


UPDATE: National Joint Call Congress Day Postponed

UPDATE: The National Joint Call Congress Day has been postponed while congress debates legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA). An alternate date will be selected once the congressional schedule opens up. Additional information will be posted to the NRLCA…



NRLCA to Participate in National Joint Call Congress Day

On Tuesday, June 27, the NRLCA, along with other members of the Federal-Postal Coalition with represents five million federal and postal employees and retirees across the country, will participate in a national joint call-in day to Congress in opposition of…


NRLCA: Administration Releases FY2018 Budget Proposal

On May 23, the Administration released its proposed budget for fiscal year 2018. The budget proposal outlines $2.6 trillion in cost reductions over the next 10 years, including cuts to the Postal Service and changes to the federal retirement system….





Illinois Rural Letter Carriers Assoc. goes to The Hill 

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Representatives of the Illinois Rural Letter Carriers’ Association went to Washington, D.C., near the end of May to meet with legislators from Illinois. According to Larry Pratt of Macomb, past president of the ILRLCA, he and President…