Safety and Service – Postmaster General Updates Employees in Latest Video

In a new “Business Focus” video, PMG Megan J. Brennan thanks employees for making safety “a core value for the Postal Service.” She praises employees for working safely throughout several instances of bad weather that affected operations this winter. “Please continue to practice safe work habits,” the PMG says. Brennan also discusses the first-quarter (Oct. […]

Hispanic Postal Exec accuses USPS of harassment, hostile work environment

HOUSTON — A Houston Hispanic woman is suing the U.S. postmaster general, alleging harassment, hostile work environment and retaliation. Victoria Davila filed a lawsuit Oct. 18 in the Houston Division of the Southern District of Texas against U.S. Postmaster General Megan Brennan, alleging violation of Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act. According to […]

Video: PMG delivers update on USPS strategies

11/2/2016 USPS plays a significant role in the democratic process by delivering election and political mail, PMG Megan J. Brennan says in her latest “Business Focus” video. “The trust placed in us by every American depends on employees upholding the sanctity of ballots and every piece of political mail we’re asked to deliver,” she says. […]

PMG names new Western Area vice president, chief information security officer

Two Postal Service executives received new appointments last week. Gregory Crabb was named acting chief information security officer and Digital Solutions vice president. He leads the Postal Service’s efforts to strengthen the integrity of the organization’s information systems, while accelerating its digital product development. Crabb’s previous assignments include serving as the Postal Inspection Service’s inspector […]

Statement of PMG Megan J. Brennan on House Committee postal reform draft

June 15, 2016 STATEMENT OF POSTMASTER GENERAL/CEO MEGAN J. BRENNAN In Response to House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Members News Conference on Postal Reform “I thank the leadership of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee for introducing a bipartisan postal reform discussion draft. This is an important step toward enacting meaningful postal reform. […]

Senator Heitkamp’s Fix My Mail Survey Inspires USPS Customer Service Program in North Dakota

Senator Has Heard from Nearly 500 North Dakotans who Filled Out Survey; Senator Invited Brennan to ND to Hear About Challenges Firsthand 5/5/16 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp today announced that the U.S. Postal Service, inspired by Heitkamp’s Fix My Mail initiative and survey, is launching a new customer service program aimed at […]

Senator Heitcamp Receives Commitment from PMG to Visit North Dakota to get firsthand look at mail problems

Heitkamp Receives Commitment from U.S. Postmaster General to Visit ND After Receiving Fix My Mail Survey Results Senator Has Heard from Nearly 500 North Dakotans who Filled Out Survey; Senator Invited Brennan to ND to Hear About Challenges Firsthand 4/27/16 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp met with U.S. Postmaster General Megan Brennan to […]

Senator McCaskill questions USPS on increased costs after plant consolidations

3/8/16 Senator Claire McCaskill has sent a letter to Postmaster General Megan Brennan requesting documents related to the Phase II Network Rationalization Plan. The letter in part:  I write to request information on the costs incurred and savings realized from Phase II of the United States Postal Service’s (USPS) Network Rationalization Plan. In response to […]

Bipartisan group of 33 lawmakers call on USPS for updated plant consolidation plans

March 4, 2016 Press Release U.S. Representative Martha McSally today led a bipartisan group of 33 lawmakers to inquire about the United States Postal Service’s progress on revisiting plans to potentially consolidate mail processing centers around the country, including the Cherrybell Postal Processing Center in Tucson. Rep. McSally has led ongoing advocacy efforts for the […]

NALC, USPS formally open bargaining talks

2/19/16 NALC President Fredric Rolando and USPS Postmaster General Megan Brennan met today at NALC Headquarters in Washington, DC, to formally open negotiations for a new collective-bargaining agreement. The present 2011-2016 agreement, covering more than 204,000 active city letter carriers employed by USPS, is set to expire at midnight on May 20. Here is President […]