PMG statement on PRC 10-year rate review findings

Postmaster General & CEO Megan J. Brennan statement on PRC 10-year rate review findings “The Postal Service agrees with the conclusion of the Postal Regulatory Commission that the current CPI price cap does not work and needs to be changed, because it does not enable us to achieve our mission of providing prompt, reliable, and […]

PMG discusses service, finances and other topics in latest video

11/28/17 PMG Megan J. Brennan discusses service and financial results, the holiday mailing and shipping season, and other topics in her latest “Business Focus” video. Employees are delivering strong service and improving customers’ experiences, the PMG reports. “I would like to thank those of you on the front lines for your dedication to our customers,” […]

Statement from Postmaster General & CEO Megan J. Brennan on Board of Governors nominations

October 27, 2017 “We are pleased that the Administration has announced its intent to nominate candidates for the United States Postal Service’s Board of Governors. The public interest and the Postal Service are best served by a fully constituted Board made up of well-qualified individuals with diverse perspectives and experience. We urge the Senate to confirm […]

Senator Tester Meets with PMG to find out how USPS is addressing problem of delayed mail

10/5/2017 – Senator Defends Rural Montanans, Holds Postmaster Accountable (U.S. Senate)-Following reports that postal managers intentionally delayed mail in Montana, U.S. Senator Jon Tester met with Postmaster General Megan Brennan in his Washington office to ask her how she was addressing the situation. “The leadership at the Postal Service needs to understand that going back […]

Senator Heitkamp: New Post Office in Watford City is Needed Step toward Improving North Dakota Mail Service

Senator First Announced Postal Service’s Intention to Build Facility in July 2016 – Just Three Months after Receiving a Commitment from Postmaster General to Quickly Improve Chronic Mail Issues in Watford City and Across the State 9/25/2017 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following her continued efforts to improve mail delivery and service across North Dakota through her […]

PMG To Postmasters: “First-Class Mail continues to decline, double-digit growth in packages”

Postmaster General Megan Brennan congratulated UPMA members on their first national convention and thanked them for the opportunity to address them. She also thanked the veterans in the audience and said the agency is proud to be the largest civilian employer of veterans. The PMG talked about the state of the business; single-piece First-Class Mail […]

Senator McCaskill: We’ve Got to Get Postal Reform Across the Finish Line

Senator discusses need to strengthen postal service with Postmaster General 7/19/17 WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill discussed the status of efforts to strengthen and reform the United States Postal Service (USPS) during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing today with the Postmaster General. McCaskill serves as the Committee’s top-ranking Democrat. “We’ve […]

APWU, Mail Handlers Union Send United Message to PMG Brennan Denouncing “Wholesale and Massive Job Cuts”

06/22/2017 – On June 21, the APWU and National Postal Mail Handlers Union (NPMHU) sent a joint letter to Postmaster General Megan Brennan chastising her administration’s “wholesale and massive job cuts.” APWU President Mark Dimondstein and NPMHU President Paul Hogrogian explained, “The cutting of an already skeletal workforce will not only cause massive disruption to […]

PORTLAND POSTAL PROTESTERS MEET WITH POSTMASTER GENERAL

For Immediate Release from  Portland Communities and Postal Workers United Sept. 24, 2015 Postmaster General Megan Brennan met briefly with protesters after giving a speech to a conference of Portland mailers yesterday. Rev. John Schwiebert and retired letter carrier Jamie Partridge, leaders of Portland Communities and Postal Workers United, were invited in from the picket […]

Senator Sanders urges Postmaster General to reinstate overnight mail delivery

BURLINGTON, Aug. 26 – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) sent a letter today to Postmaster General Megan Brennan urging the Postal Service to reinstate overnight mail delivery standards in light of a recent report finding significant delays in the delivery of mail. The report from the United States Postal Service’s Inspector General found that since the […]