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08/24/20

August 21, 2020 Update from Dan Heins, UPMA National President

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08/18/20

Postmaster General Louis DeJoy Statement

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08/14/20

August 14, 2020 Update from Dan Heins, UPMA National President

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08/10/20

Updated - United States Postal Service Initiates Restructuring Plan

On Friday, August 7, 2020, the United States Postal Service unveiled a new restructuring plan that will have a significant impact on how the Postal Service operates and conducts its business. Continue Reading

08/11/20

Hiring Freeze Update

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08/10/20

UPMA Response to Recent Inquires

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08/10/20

National Executive Board Telecom and Scheduled Board Meeting

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08/10/20

August 7, 2020 Update from Dan Heins, UPMA National President

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07/31/20

July 31, 2020 Update from Dan Heins, UPMA National President

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07/30/20

U.S. Postal Service Statement on Washington Post CARES Act Lending Authority Article

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07/29/20

July 29, 2020 transcript of From The Presidents Desk

Review the transcript of the July 29, 2020 From the Presidents Desk video message covering the latest news on changes at the US Postal Service, As Postmaster General DeJoy stated in his Postmaster General Statement on Operational Excellence and Financial Stability released on July 27th, and I quote “changes must be made, and we will refocus on all of the items within our control, and propose changes to some that are not, in order to ensure that we will be able to continue to fulfill our universal service obligation to all of America.”, the options regarding the 2020 National Convention and how our government relations team and Dan continue to work with members of Congress as they work to reach a comprise on a new COVID relief package. Continue Reading

07/29/20

U.S. Postal Service Reaches Agreement with Treasury on $10 Billion CARES Act Lending Authority

An agreement was announced today between the United States Postal Service and Treasury Secretary Mnuchin regarding the addition $10 Billion in borrowing authority Continue Reading

07/24/20

July 24, 2020 Update from Dan Heins, UPMA National President

Weekly Update from Dan Heins, UPMA National President Continue Reading

07/17/20

July 17, 2020 Update from Dan Heins, UPMA National President

Memorandum on modified pay provisions extended through Sept 25, 2020, Changes in how the Postal Service now does business with trips on time, and changes with some reporting requirements. Heat Wave and COVID Continue Reading

07/16/20

The memorandum on modified pay provisions for Exempt Postmasters have been extended through Sept 25, 2020.

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07/10/20

July 10, 2020 Update from Dan Heins, UPMA National President

Weekly update from Dan Heins, UPMA National President, covering a wide range of topics. Continue Reading

07/02/20

July 3, 2020 Update from Dan Heins, UPMA National President

Working on the holiday, remind your employees to take all precautions by practicing social distancing, wearing their face masks when and where required, share information on cutting back on some retail hours, rural inspections and using your privately owned vehicle Continue Reading

06/29/20

June 26, 2020 Update from Dan Heins, UPMA National President

Northeast Area voted to elect Kathy Santo-Cristo from Connecticut to take over the duties as the Postal Area Coordinator for that Area, financial condition of the Postal Service, cost control within the Postal Service and more topics important to the UPMA membership Continue Reading

06/24/20

June 24, 2020 transcript of From The Presidents Desk

Review the transcript of the June 24, 2020 From the Presidents Desk video message covering the latest news on the options regarding the 2020 National Convention, Postmaster General, Mr. Louis Dejoy, has been sworn into office and officially took over the top Postmaster position in the United States Postal Service (USPS) on June 15th, the Senate has also approved the appointment of two new members of the Postal Service Board of Governors Continue Reading

06/19/20

June 19, 2020 Update from Dan Heins, UPMA National President

Mr. Louis Dejoy was officially sworn in as the 75th Postmaster General of the United States, Board of Governors appointments, Government Relations Team presentation, the Chapter Member Representative Academies and an update on the postponed National Convention Continue Reading