21st Century Postal Service Act (S. 1789)
Senate Committee Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs
The Senate Homeland Security Committee marked up legislation written to deal with the financial problems of the U.S. Postal Service. Members focused on the proposed 5-day work week and the possible closing of post offices and processing centers. The committee also considered an overhaul of workers' compensation provisions for federal employees.
APWU's News Bulletin:
Short-Term Relief, Long-Term Damage
Senate Panel Approves Postal Legislation