APWU: White House 2018 Budget Proposal Targets Postal Workers and Postal Services

05/26/2017 – This week the White House released their budget proposal for Fiscal Year (FY) 2018, as they do every fiscal year. There are a number of disturbing provisions which will directly affect postal workers and postal services for the American people. The White House’s budget proposes $46 billion in “savings” to the Postal Service […]

NAPS: Trump Budget Would Reduce Postal Paychecks, Retirement Benefits

National Association of Postal Supervisors (NAPS) Leg/Reg Update : 5/25/17 The Fiscal Year 2018 budget sent to Congress by President Trump earlier this week proposes legislative changes that would impose dramatic cuts in federal retirement benefits for current and future retirees and potentially erode the current size of postal employee paychecks.  It also would provide […]

NARFE Reaction to President Trump’s First Budget

An Egregious, Unprecedented Attack on Federal Employees and Retirees Alexandria, VA – The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE) expressed outrage following the release of President Trump’s first budget request to Congress. NARFE President Richard G. Thissen issued the following statement: “President Trump’s first full budget is nothing short of an egregious, unprecedented […]

Trump Budget Suggests USPS Cut Retirement, Health Benefits, 6-day and door delivery

From Government Executive Trump Suggests USPS Cut Retirement, Health Benefits in $46B Savings Package – President Trump proposed overhauling the U.S. Postal Service in his fiscal 2018 budget released Tuesday, calling for a slew of changes that would save the agency $46 billion over 10 years. The White House suggested USPS bring its retirement benefits […]