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A Major Labor Union Just Endorsed Bernie Sanders

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 11.12.2015 | Politics

Presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) won the endorsement of the American Postal Workers Union on Thursday, giving the self-described democ...

Postal Workers and the Public Want a Postal Banking Public Option

Dave Johnson | Posted 04.21.2015 | Business
Dave Johnson

Contract talks between the American Postal Workers Union (APWU) and the U.S. Postal Service for a new contract start Thursday. Along with asking for fair wages and benefits, the APWU wants improvements in customer services, including postal banking.

Dave Jamieson

How The Post Office Could Take On The Payday Loan Industry

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 02.11.2015 | Business

A union head says that postal banking -- when post offices also offer simple banking services like checking and savings accounts -- is "an idea that should be reborn and whose time has come."

Will Labor Solidarity Save the Post Office?

David Morris | Posted 09.25.2014 | Politics
David Morris

The United States Postal Service (USPS) management just ran into a possible game-changing obstacle to its shameful pursuit of a fully privatized post office: labor solidarity.

Videos of the Labor 2008 Program to Elect Pro-Worker Candidates!

Stewart Acuff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stewart Acuff

Here are some fun videos that show you our core program elements.