|Latest News and Resources:|
|NALC President Young announces retirement: President William H. Young has officially announced his retirement date—July 3, 2009. He has served 43 years as a letter carrier and 30 years as an officer of the NALC. Biography|
|2010 Leadership Academy applications now being accepted: The form is posted here and is also available from your National Business Agent. In order for you to be eligible for 2010 training, forms must be postmarked by September 30. Please note: Previous applicants must reapply and include updated information, along with a renewed commitment from your mentors. Application|
|Frequent postage increases can be avoided: NALC President Young says frequent postage rate increases, such as the recent that boosted a first-class stamp to 44 cents, may be necessary for the U.S. Postal Service to function effectively, but they can and should be avoided in the future. More|
|Details of MIARAP agreement: A training document jointly developed by the NALC and USPS (M-01703), which details the parties' mutual understanding of the provisions of the Memorandum of Agreement, Re: Modified Interim Alternate Route Adjustment Process - 2009 (M-01702), is now available. M-01703|
|H.R. 22 would help save the Postal Service: Contact your House representatives and ask them to co-sponsor the bill. President Young recently testified before Congress that the legislation could help USPS weather the economic crisis. He also was interviewed on Federal News Radio about the bill. Press Release | Testimony | Interview | H.R. 22 Fact Sheet | Bulletin|
Save on summer trips with Union Plus: With programs to save on theme park admissions, vacation tours, rental car discounts and a motor club, Union Plus can help make your summer vacation affordable. Find these and other money-saving benefits from Union Plus here.
|Change your address? Make sure your union can stay in touch with you. Call or write the Membership Department if your address changes.|
|Contract-related or work rule question? Letter carriers who need information and assistance should contact the National Business Agent in their region. Locate your NBA here.|
|Route protection materials online available here.|
|Online form for bylaw changes available here.|
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NALC is affiliated with the AFL-CIO and with UNI, an international alliance of communications unions.
Updated June 4, 2009