President Report:   Does your supervisor come around each day and tell you what time you should leave the office, how much under time you have today, and what time to be back this afternoon?  I would like to clarify how this conversation should actually take place.  Management’s DOIS program along with all their other little computer toys are meant to be a tool for them to use to “help estimate your daily work load”.    More

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WE NEED UNIFORM DONATIONS AT THE UNION HALL ASAP OUR NEW CCA'S ARE IN DIRE NEED OF UNIFORMS AND WE ARE SHORT, ESPECIALLY OF LARGER SIZES.  PLEASE DO NOT BRING ANYTHING TORN OR WORN OUT.

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SECRETARY REPORT: The Regular Branch Meeting of NALC Branch 2589, Lubbock, Texas, was called to order by President Mitch Terral at 7:04 P.M. The invocation was given by H. Steffens. The roll call of officers was taken. All officers were present except T. Robles and C. Cooley. E. Odle was added to the attendance list for tonight due to illness. M. Terral read the attendance lists for the August Executive Board and Steward meetings. J. Duran was added to the Steward Attendance List due to working late. M. Kuss moved to approve the minutes of the last meeting as published in the August, 2016, Newsletter. The motion seconded by J. Smith. Motion carried.  More

NOTICE TO ALL MEMBERS OF 

NALC BRANCH 2589

 TWO PROPOSED BY-LAW CHANGES HAVE BEEN PRESENTED TO THE BRANCH

 THE SECOND READING OF BOTH PROPOSED BY-LAW CHANGES WILL BE AT THE REGULAR BRANCH MEETING ON APRIL 21, 2016.

THE PROPOSED BY-LAW CHANGES WILL BE VOTED ON DURING THE REGULAR BRANCH MEETING ON

MAY 19, 2016

 

National News:   Contract Negociations Update: Following 90 days of bargaining over the terms of a new National Agreement—culminating in a week of intense negotiations—NALC and the U.S. Postal Service announced tonight that the bargaining period would be extended beyond the midnight expiration of the 2011-2016 contract on May 20.   more