Ron Wyden (D-OR) shared in a recent op-ed published by CNN the urgent need for a nationwide system to be implemented. 4, the only debate between vice presidential candidates Tim Kaine and Mike Pence was held at Longwood University.
View Post This week, the House Ways and Means Committee was scheduled to consider the Equal Treatment for Public Servants Act (H. 711), which calls for reducing the penalty to 50 percent for Windfall Elimination Provision (WEP)-affected federal employees.These will have a direct impact on your life and determine the future for our families, for USPS and for every American. 21, the Senate Finance Committee unanimously passed the Miners Protection Act, which calls for ensuring that the federal government and coal operators honor their obligation of lifetime pension and health benefits to more than 22,000 retired mine workers and their families, View Post House and Senate leaders are hammering out details on a short-term continuing resolution that would extend current funding levels to prevent a government shutdown from happening after Sept. View Post NALC has been educating members about the only postal reform bills before the House and Senate: H. View Post The Securities and Exchanges Commission reportedly has withdrawn the proposed “Investment Company Reporting Modernizing Rule” that, if implemented, would have allowed mutual funds to discontinue the mailing of shareholder reports and other important investment information to investors. View Post On July 15, President Barack Obama signed into law H. 4960, naming an Aurora, IL, post office after the late Ken Christy, the Illinois State Association of Letter Carriers president who died unexpectedly in March.