State Farm Receives the U.S. Postal Service Partnership for Growth Award

Working Together to Drive Technology and Innovation to Increase ROI 3/21/16 NASHVILLE, Tenn — State Farm, America’s biggest home and auto insurance group, was recognized today by the U.S. Postal Service today for excellence in driving technology, innovation and growth for the mailing industry. Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan and Deputy Postmaster General Ronald A. […]

USPS Top Compensated Execs list excludes Deputy PMG

On Friday, December 5, 2014, the Board of Governors approved USPS’s Annual Report  (10k) Pursuant to Section 13 or 15 (d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014.  The report was initially delayed to the USPS hacking incident. The report is also approximately 20-30 pages shorter than […]

McConnell, Whitfield, and Barr Meet with PMG to discuss consolidation of Kentucky mail facilities

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (KY), joined Representatives Ed Whitfield (KY-01) and Andy Barr (KY-06) today in meeting with Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe to discuss important postal issues related the consolidation of the mail processing facilities in Lexington and Paducah, and other pressing concerns the impact of their consolidation will have […]

USPS Commits to Maintain Service Hours at 30 North Dakota Post Offices in the Bakken

WASHINGTON – Senator John Hoeven today said he has received a confirmation from Deputy Postmaster General Ronald A. Stroman that the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) will adhere to its commitment in April to maintain current service hours at 30 post offices in the Bakken region that were going to have their hours reduced. While data […]

Deputy Postmaster General’s Visit to Vancouver, WA Draws Ire of Protesters

Top postal executive’s visit draws protest by Portland Communities and Postal Workers United (Vancouver, WA) Deputy Postmaster General Ron Stroman drew the ire of dozens of postal workers and community allies when he visited Vancouver this morning. Carrying signs, picketing and chanting, the protesters massed at the entrance to the 2014 Mailers Conference at the […]

Deputy PMG: USPS reports quarterly losses in the $2 billion range due to pre-funding

How bad is the outlook for the Postal Service? Ronald Stroman, deputy postmaster general, doesn’t hesitate. We’re defaulting on our retiree health benefit obligations, he explains. We owe the Treasury $15 billion, he says. First class mail volume is declining about 4 percent a year, he notes. The Post Office should spend about $10 billion […]

Sen. Franken to Postal Service: Closing Mail Processing Centers Will Hurt Minnesota Communities

Sen. Franken to Postal Service: Don’t Close Mail Processing Centers in Minnesota In Letter to Postmaster General, Senator Says Closures Will Hurt Minnesota Communities Wednesday, July 2, 2014- Today, U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) pressed the U.S Postal Service to reconsider its plan to close four mail processing centers throughout Minnesota. The closures, he said, […]

USPS: Harvey Milk Forever Stamp Dedicated at White House Today

Special Dedication Ceremony to take place May 28 in San Francisco WASHINGTON — The First-Day-Issue dedication ceremony for the Harvey Milk Forever Stamp took place at the White House today. “Let this stamp remind us of the fundamental truth behind Mr. Milk’s message — that we all have a stake in equality,” said Deputy Postmaster […]

USPS names Sheila Meyers Acting VP, Government Relations and Public Policy

DPMG Ron Stroman has named Sheila Meyers Acting VP, Government Relations and Public Policy. Prior to her new appointment, Meyers served as manager, Government Liaison, where she worked as the Postal Service’s primary contact with the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. In this capacity, she has extensively interacted with key congressional leaders and their […]