Friday, September 24, 2010

Postal Operations Sustainment and Transformation (POST) Act of 2010

Postal Operations Sustainment and Transformation (POST) Act of 2010

"... At times, arbitrators have awarded postal employees what they believe are comparable pay and benefits without taking the Postal Service's financial condition into account. Recognizing that this situation cannot continue in a world where the Postal Service operates under a rate cap and faces stiffer competition from electronic communication, the bill requires arbitrators to take the Postal Service's financial condition into account along with other factors such as the comparability requirement and the details of the rate system. ..."   

Reference: carper.senate.gov

Sunday, September 19, 2010

Lew says he would address USPS pension overpayment

Lew says he would address USPS pension overpayment

"... If he gets the job of Office of Management and Budget director, Jacob Lew will push the Office of Personnel Management to respond to findings that the U.S. Postal Service overpaid its pension obligations ..."   

Reference: www.federaltimes.com

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Wednesday, September 1, 2010