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U.S. Senate Roll Call Votes 112th Congress - 2nd Session (2012)
Vote Date Issue Question Result Description
00082 25-Apr S. 1789 On Passage of the Bill Passed S. 1789 as Amended; A bill to improve, sustain, and transform the United States Postal Service.
00081 25-Apr S. 1789 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2046 Rejected DeMint Amdt. No. 2046; To provide protections for postal workers with respect to their right not to subsidize union nonrepresentational activities.
00080 25-Apr S. 1789 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2042 Rejected Casey Amdt. No. 2042; To maintain current delivery time for market-dominant products.
00079 25-Apr S. 1789 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2039 Rejected Paul Amdt. No. 2039; To prohibit employees of the United States Postal Service from engaging in collective bargaining.
00078 25-Apr S. 1789 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2028 Rejected Paul Amdt. No. 2028; To establish a pilot program to test alternative methods for the delivery of postal services.
00077 25-Apr S. 1789 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2079 Rejected Manchin Amdt. No. 2079; To extend the moratorium on the closing and consolidation of postal facilities or post offices, stations, or branches.
00076 24-Apr S. 1789 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2025 Rejected Paul Amdt. No. 2025; To end the mailbox use monopoly.
00075 24-Apr S. 1789 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2049 Rejected Akaka Amdt. No. 2049; To allow supervisory and other managerial organizations to participate in the planning and development of changes in, or termination of, pay policies and schedules and fringe benefit programs.
00074 24-Apr S. 1789 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2083 Rejected Corker Amdt. No. 2083; To improve the bill.
00073 24-Apr S. 1789 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2034 Rejected Akaka Amdt. No. 2034; To provide appropriate workers compensation for Federal employees.
00072 24-Apr S. 1789 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2043 Rejected Udall (NM) Amdt. No. 2043; To strike the limitations on changes to mail delivery schedule, with an offset.
00071 24-Apr S. 1789 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2061 Rejected Coburn Amdt. No. 2061 As Modified; To achieve long-term cost-savings by allowing the Postmaster General to reduce the postal workforce through mandatory retirements for eligible employees.
00070 24-Apr S. 1789 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2033 Rejected McCain Amdt. No. 2033; To establish the Commission on Postal Reorganization.
00069 24-Apr S. 1789 On the Motion S.Amdt. 2000 Agreed to Motion to Waive All Applicable Budgetary Discipline Re: Amdt. No. 2000 As Modified; In the nature of a substitute.
00068 24-Apr S.J.Res. 36 On the Motion to Proceed Rejected Motion to Proceed to Consider S. J. Res. 36; A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation election procedures.
00067 23-Apr PN986 On the Nomination Confirmed Confirmation Brian C. Wimes, of Missouri, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri
00066 17-Apr S. 1789 On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Agreed to Upon Reconsideration Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 1789; A bill to improve, sustain, and transform the United States Postal Service.
00065 16-Apr S. 2230 On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 2230; A bill to reduce the deficit by imposing a minimum effective tax rate for high-income taxpayers.
00064 16-Apr PN919 On the Nomination Confirmed Confirmation Stephanie Dawn Thacker, of West Virginia, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit
00063 29-Mar S. 2204 On the Cloture Motion Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on S.2204; A bill to eliminate unnecessary tax subsidies and promote renewable energy and energy conservation.
00062 28-Mar PN633 On the Nomination Confirmed Confirmation Susie Morgan, of Louisiana, to be U.S. District Judge
00061 28-Mar PN865 On the Nomination Confirmed Confirmation Miranda Du, of Nevada, to be U.S. District Judge
00060 27-Mar S. 1789 On the Cloture Motion Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S.1789; A bill to improve, sustain, and transform the United States Postal Service.
00059 26-Mar S. 2204 On the Cloture Motion Agreed to Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S.2204; A bill to eliminate unnecessary tax subsidies and promote renewable energy and energy conservation.
00058 22-Mar PN857 On the Nomination Confirmed Confirmation Ronnie Abrams, of New York, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York
00057 22-Mar PN735 On the Nomination Confirmed Confirmation David Nuffer, of Utah, to be United States District Judge for the District of Utah
00056 22-Mar S. 2038 On the Cloture Motion Agreed to Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to S.2038; An original bill to prohibit Members of Congress and employees of Congress from using nonpublic information derived from their official positions for personal benefit, and for other purposes.
00055 22-Mar H.R. 3606 On Passage of the Bill Passed H.R. 3606 As Amended; A bill to increase American job creation and economic growth by improving access to the public capital markets for emerging growth companies.
00054 22-Mar H.R. 3606 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1884 Agreed to Merkley Amdt. No. 1884; To amend the securities laws to provide for registration exemptions for certain crowdfunded securities, and for other purposes.
00053 21-Mar H.R. 3606 On the Cloture Motion Agreed to Motion to Invoke Cloture on H.R. 3606; A bill to increase American job creation and economic growth by improving access to the public capital markets for emerging growth companies.
00052 20-Mar H.R. 3606 On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1836 Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Cantwell Amdt. No. 1836; To reauthorize the Export-Import Bank of the United States.
00051 20-Mar H.R. 3606 On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1833 Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Reed Amdt. No. 1833; In the nature of a substitute.
00050 15-Mar PN786 On the Nomination Confirmed Confirmation Michael Walter Fitzgerald, of California, to be U.S. District Judge
00049 15-Mar PN566 On the Nomination Confirmed Confirmation Gina Marie Groh, of West Virginia, to be U.S. District Judge
00048 14-Mar S. 1813 On Passage of the Bill Passed S. 1813 As Amended; A bill to reauthorize Federal-aid highway and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes.
00047 14-Mar S. 1813 On the Motion S.Amdt. 1556 Rejected Motion to Waive All Applicable Budgetary Disciple Re: Paul Amdt. No. 1556; To permit emergency exemptions from compliance with certain laws for highway construction projects.
00046 14-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1816 Agreed to Boxer Amdt. No. 1816; To express the sense of the Senate that Federal agencies should ensure that all applicable environmental reviews, approvals, licensing, and permit requirements under Federal law are completed on an expeditious basis after a disaster or emergency.
00045 13-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1742 Rejected Portman Amdt. No. 1742; To allow States to permit nonhighway uses in rest areas along any highway.
00044 13-Mar S. 1813 On the Motion S.Amdt. 1785 Rejected Motion to Waive All Applicable Budgetary Provisions Re: Corker Amdt. No. 1785, As Modified; To lower the FY13 discretionary budget authority cap as set in the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 by $11,000,000,000 in order to offset the general fund transfers to the Highway Trust Fund.
00043 13-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1736 Rejected Portman Amdt. No. 1736; To free States to spend gas taxes on their transportation priorities.
00042 13-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1517 Rejected Coats Amdt. No. 1517; To modify the apportionment formula to ensure that the percentage of apportioned funds received by a State is the same as the percentage of total gas taxes paid by the State.
00041 13-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1782 Rejected Menendez Amdt. No. 1782; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify certain tax credits relating to energy, and for other purposes.
00040 13-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1589 Rejected DeMint Amdt. No. 1589; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to terminate certain energy tax subsidies and lower the corporate income tax rate.
00039 13-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1812 Rejected Stabenow Amdt. No. 1812 As Modified; To prevent a tax increase on American businesses and to provide certainty to job creators by extending certain expiring tax credits relating to energy.
00038 13-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1826 Rejected Roberts Amdt. No. 1826 As Modified; Of a perfecting nature.
00037 13-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1759 Agreed to Bingaman Amdt. No. 1759; To remove privatized highways from consideration in apportioning highway funding among States.
00036 13-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1756 Rejected DeMint Amdt. No. 1756; To return to the individual States maximum discretionary authority and fiscal responsibility for all elements of the national surface transportation systems that are not within the direct purview of the Federal Government.
00035 08-Mar S. 1813 On the Motion Agreed to Motion to Waive All Applicable Budgetary Discipline Re: S.1813; A bill to reauthorize Federal-aid highway and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes.
00034 08-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1537 Rejected Hoeven Amdt. No. 1537; To approve the Keystone XL pipeline project and provide for environmental protection and government oversight.
00033 08-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1817 Rejected Wyden Amdt. No. 1817; To ensure the expeditious processing of Keystone XL permit applications consistent with current law, prohibit the export of crude oil produced in Canada and transported by the Keystone XL pipeline and related facilities unless the prohibition is waived by the President, and require the use of United States iron, steel, and manufactured goods in the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline and related facilities with certain exceptions.
00032 08-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1822 Agreed to Nelson (FL) Amdt. No. 1822; To provide for the restoration of the natural resources, ecosystems, fisheries, marine and wildlife habitats, beaches, and coastal wetlands of Gulf Coast States and to provide funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
00031 08-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1738 Rejected Coburn Amdt. No. 1738; To prevent the creation of duplicative and overlapping Federal programs.
00030 08-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1660 Rejected Collins Amdt. No. 1660; To provide additional time for the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to issue achievable standards for industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers, process heaters, and incinerators.
00029 08-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1825 Agreed to Baucus Amdt. No. 1825; To reauthorize for 1 year the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000 and to provide full funding for the Payments in Lieu of Taxes program for 1 year, and for other purposes.
00028 08-Mar S. 1813 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1535 Rejected Vitter Amdt. No. 1535; To provide for an extension of the Draft Proposed Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program 2010-2015.
00027 06-Mar PN736 On the Nomination Confirmed Confirmation Thomas Owen Rice, of Washington, to be U.S. District Judge
00026 06-Mar PN634 On the Nomination Confirmed Confirmation Mary Elizabeth Phillips, of Missouri, to be U.S. District Judge
00025 06-Mar S. 1813 On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1761 Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Reid Amdt No. 1761 to S. 1813; Of a perfecting nature.
00024 01-Mar S. 1813 On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 1520 Agreed to Motion to Table Blunt Amdt. No. 1520; To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services.
00023 27-Feb PN631 On the Nomination Confirmed Confirmation Margo Kitsy Brodie, of New York, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of New York
00022 17-Feb H.R. 3630 On the Conference Report Agreed to Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 3630; A bill to extend the payroll tax holiday, unemployment compensation, Medicare physician payment, provide for the consideration of the Keystone XL pipeline, and for other purposes.
00021 17-Feb PN632 On the Nomination Confirmed Confirmation Jesse M. Furman, of New York, to be United States District Judge
00020 17-Feb S. 1813 On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1633 Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Reid Amdt. No. 1633; Of a perfecting nature.
00019 15-Feb PN864 On the Nomination Confirmed Confirmation Adalberto Jose Jordan, of Florida, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit
00018 13-Feb PN864 On the Cloture Motion Agreed to Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of Adalberto Jose Jordan, of Florida, to be U.S. Circuit Judge
00017 09-Feb S. 1813 On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Agreed to Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 1813; A bill to reauthorize Federal-aid highway and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes.
00016 09-Feb PN524 On the Nomination Confirmed Confirmation Cathy Ann Bencivengo, of California, to be U.S. District Judge
00015 06-Feb H.R. 658 On the Conference Report Agreed to Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 658; A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to authorize appropriations for the Federal Aviation Administration for fiscal years 2011 through 2014, to streamline programs, create efficiencies, reduce waste, and improve aviation safety and capacity, to provide stable funding for the national aviation system, and for other purposes.
00014 02-Feb S. 2038 On Passage of the Bill Passed S. 2038 As Amended; An original bill to prohibit Members of Congress and employees of Congress from using nonpublic information derived from their official positions for personal benefit, and for other purposes.
00013 02-Feb S. 2038 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1481 Rejected Brown (OH) Amdt. No. 1481 As Modified; To prohibit financial conflicts of interest by Senators and staff.
00012 02-Feb S. 2038 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1493 Agreed to Grassley Amdt. No. 1493; To require disclosure of political intelligence activities under Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995.
00011 02-Feb S. 2038 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1488 Rejected DeMint Amdt. No. 1488; To express the sense of the Senate that the Senate should pass a joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution that limits the number of terms a Member of Congress may serve.
00010 02-Feb S. 2038 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1473 Rejected Coburn Amdt. No. 1473; To prevent the creation of duplicative and overlapping Federal programs.
00009 02-Feb S. 2038 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1500 Rejected Inhofe Amdt. No. 1500; To prohibit unauthorized earmarks.
00008 02-Feb S. 2038 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1472 Rejected Toomey Amdt. No. 1472; To prohibit earmarks.
00007 02-Feb S. 2038 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1491 Agreed to Shelby Amdt. No. 1491 As Modified; To extend the STOCK Act to ensure that the reporting requirements set forth in the STOCK Act apply to the executive branch and independent agencies.
00006 02-Feb S. 2038 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1511 Agreed to Lieberman Amdt. No. 1511; To extend the STOCK Act to ensure that the reporting requirements set forth in the STOCK Act apply to the executive branch and independent agencies.
00005 02-Feb S. 2038 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1487 Rejected Paul Amdt. No. 1487; To prohibit executive branch appointees or staff holding positions that give them oversight, rule-making, loan or grant-making abilities over industries or companies in which they or their spouse have a significant financial interest.
00004 02-Feb S. 2038 On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1484 Rejected Paul Amdt. No. 1484; To require Members of Congress to certify that they are not trading using material, non-public information.
00003 30-Jan S. 2038 On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Agreed to Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 2038; An original bill to prohibit Members of Congress and employees of Congress from using nonpublic information derived from their official positions for personal benefit, and for other purposes.
00002 26-Jan H.J.Res. 98 On the Motion to Proceed Rejected Motion to Proceed to Consider H.J. Res. 98; A joint resolution relating to the disapproval of the President's exercise of authority to increase the debt limit, as submitted under section 3101A of title 31, United States Code, on January 12, 2012.
00001 23-Jan PN468 On the Nomination Confirmed Confirmation John M. Gerrard, of Nebraska, to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Nebraska
 
                                                     

Senate Floor Vote on S 1789 April 25, 2012 

The Senate has passed S. 1789 with those approved amendments noted below by a vote of 62-37. (Italicized items signify amendments that were defeated.)

Action taken Wednesday

  • Amendment 2032 (Tester): To limit postal executive compensation to an amount no greater than that which is paid to cabinet secretaries(Approved)
  • Amendment 2071 (Warner): To require the Postal Service to help facilitate the processing of postal employee requests for retirement and benefits. (Approved)
  • Amendment 2050 (Schumer): To preserve door delivery of mail for those that already receive it. (Approved)
  • Amendment 2074 (Rockefeller): (Approved) [Heaven knows what it was about.]
  • Amendment 2073 (Rockefeller): Regarding accessibility of postal employees to Medicare. (Approved)
  • Amendment 2036 (Pryor): To approve a sense of the Senate to direct the Postal Service NOT close any postal facilities pending passage of S. 1789(Approved)
  • Amendment 2030 (McCaskill): To extend the hardship exemption additional time for those who have difficulty making timely submission requests. (Approved)
  • Amendment 2046 (DeMint): To require postal unions to obtain permission from their members before using dues for political purposes. (Defeated)
  • Amendment 2072 (Landrieu): To require the Postal Service to take into account the impact of their decisions regarding postal facilities on small businesses. (Approved)
  • Amendment 2042 (Casey): To maintain current service delivery standards for market-dominant products for at least four years. (Defeated)
  • Amendment 2039 (Paul): To prohibit Postal Service employees from engag in in collective bargaining. (Defeated)
  • Amendment 2066 (Carper): On executive compensation and the requirement for senior executives to pay a portion of their health insurance cost. (Appproved)
  • Amendment 2029 (Paul): To add to the Postal Service's long term fiscal viability plan a requirement to note whether Congress has been helpful or hurtful. (Approved)
  • Amendment 2028 (Paul): To create a pilot program to test alternative methods of postal service deliveries.. (Defeated)
  • Amendment 2027 (Paul): To close Capitol Hill post offices retaining only one in the House and one in the Senate.(Approved)
  • Amendment 2076 (Bingaman): To require that state liaisons that don't have district offices in them be appointed and domiciled in the state they represent. (Approved)
  • Amendment 2079 (Manchin, Rockefeller, et al.): To prohibit the Postal Service from closing post offices for at least a period of two years. (Defeated)

         
                               
Senate floor vote on S. 1789 as of 4/24/2012
  • Motion to waive the Budget Act with respect to the Reid Substitute Amendment to S. 1789, the Postal Reform Bill.(Approved 62-37)
  • Amendment 2056 (Tester & Levin ), consider economic savings before closing postal faclities, the establishment of retail postal service standards, subject USPS closing proposals to PRC review. (Approved by voice vote)
  • Amendment 2060 (Coburn): Amendment on conferences (a la GSA Las Vegas conference scandal). (Approved by voice vote)
  • Amendment 2033 (McCain): Establish a commission on postal reorganizatoin (postal BRAC for postal facility consolidations and closures). (Defeated 69-30)
  • Amendment 2020 (Wyden et al.): To ensure postal reform does not disrupt voting by mail. (Approved by voice vote)
  • Amendment 2058 (Coburn): Encourages the colocation of postal retail services at alternative retail outlets. (Approved by voice vote)
  • Amendment 2061 (Coburn): Gives the Postmaster General, after two years, the authority to impose mandatory retirement for those eligible to retire. (Defeated 65-33)
  • Amendment 2031 (McCaskill): Prohibit rural post office closures for a period of one year until all options to continue service have been exhausted. (Approved by voice vote)
  • Amendment 2080 (Snowe): To get independent review and verification by the Postal Regulatory Commissoin of the methology and savings associated with USPS proposed mail processing facility closures. (Approved by voice vote)
  • Amendment 2043 (Udall-NM): Stikes the provision to permit the USPS to move to five-day delivery after the expiration of two years. (Defeated 56-43)


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Our View: The USPS is in a fight for its life 4/3/12



More Than 100 House Members Join Connolly, Young Letter on USPS reform
4/2/12




Connolly and Young Call on Congress to Develop 21st Century USPS Business Model
 4/2/12


Dispute among Senate Dems threatens postal reform before May 15 deadline 4/2/12


Senate to Act on Postal Bill After Recess 3/30/12

Modern Times at the Postal Service: Network Rationalization gives work to idle machines

The USPS Press Release on the Secret Survey: They Can't Get Their Story Straight!
3/25/12

Senate to vote on postal service reform bill
3/25/12a
se on the secret survey: They still can’t get their story straight

Md. senators fume over proposal to move ES mail center to Del. 3/23/12


Maryland Senator Puts Hold on Postal Legislation in Objection to Flawed USPS Consolidation Plan
3/22/12


Senators to PMG: Clean House before Cutting Rural Post Offices 3/21/12




Secret market survey reveals USPS plans would cost over $5 billion in lost revenue 3/21/12




Senator Collins Calls For Bipartisan Postal Reform 3/20/12



WILMINGTON DELAWARE"S REDACTED AMP STUDY!3/9/12

No meetings set on Easton postal facility's closing 3/19/12
Congress’s war on the post office
3/19/12

If at first you don’t succeed, try revising the survey
3/15/12

The Incredible Shrinking Postal Service 3/15/12

New APWU TV ads
 3/13/12

USPS Hasn’t Considered Combined Effect of Proposed Changes 3/13/12

Three keys to saving the U.S. Postal Service 3/13/12 


The Case of the Missing Market Research Study 3/13/12


NALC: Issa continues campaign to dismantle the Postal Service 3/13/12


Workers, supporters protest closing of mail sorting facility 
3/12/12

In Easton, loss of mail center would ripple through economy 3/10/12


APWU: Latest USPS Announcement on Consolidation Raises More Questions than It Answers
3/8/12

Bill to Prevent Post Office Closures In High-Growth ZIP Codes 3/11/12

Senator Carper want the Postal Regulatory Committee to deliver faster
3/8/12
USPS will suspend consolidation efforts during "Election Mailing Season"
3/7/12
Carper: PRC’s legitimacy and role endangered by delay in issuing advisory opinion 
3/6/12

Senator Carper on WDEL on Easton Mail coming into Delaware 
3/5/12
Postal Service may RIF up to 2,000; buyouts, early outs also expected 3/5/12

Postal Workers Need Support from the 99%  3/4/12

The numbers on Network Rationalization just don't add up 
3/4/12

Kalaupapa Post Office Saved From Closure 3/3/12

Rep. Meehan Announces Independent Review of Southeastern PA Plant Consolidation

Fraken goes to bat for the Postal Service 3/2/12
Rep. Markey calls on USPS to delay closures until Congress can act on postal legislation

Postal Cuts Are Dead Letter in Congress 3/1/12
How Many Postal Workers Will Consolidations Affect? 3/1/12


Going Anti-Postal: What kind of nation won’t fund a Post Office? 2/29/12

Senator says USPS executives need to make sacrifices too 2/29/12


PRC schedule for advisory opinion on USPS network and delivery standards proposals
2/28/12

APWU: Excessing Rules Dramatically Improved 2/28/12


McGovern questions closing of mail center 
2/28/12

Sanders Calls Postal Service Plan ‘Deeply Flawed’ 
2/23/12


USPS Set to Announce Consolidations APWU Continues to Oppose Plan To Slash Service, Jobs, Network 2/22/12


AMP Final Determinations Announcements to be made by USPS on Wednesday  February 22, 2012 !!!!!!!!

The spin doctors examine Post Office financials for Q1: “The patient is a goner”


The People of the United States vs. The U.S. Postal Service 2/21/12


How Post Office Closings Could Increase Economic Inequality 2/21/12



Postal Workers Call For OIG Investigation of Delayed Mail In Maryland 
2/20/12


Three Akron post offices off chopping block 
2/16/12


USPS Plans to Implement Consolidations As Soon As Moratorium Ends 2/15/12 


Senators Seek Changes to Postal Bill 2/15/12


Special Report: Towns go dark with post office closings (A Great Read) 2/14/12

27 Senators Support Saving the Postal Service 2/14/12



NAPUS: Senate Postal Bill Stalled for Now 2.12.12

Portland Postal Action Video 2.11.12


Senator Carper Statement on USPS Financial Losses 2.9.12


The Ed Show with Senator Sanders: The Republicans War On The Postal Workers 2.9.12

A Great Article on "The Dismantling Of The Postal Service". 1.24.12 

The Financial Future Of The USPS (This Article Is From The USPS, So keep that in mind) 2.09.12

Letter From Delaware Politicians about the impact of the closing of the Hares Corner Mail Processing Center   (Word Document)

Postal Workers Have Right To Speak Out On Facility Closures (Bulletin) 1.18.12

Delaware's AMP Study From Public Meeting (Slideshow Presentation from public meeting) 1.19.12


AMP Study From 12/20/11


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