Category: News

Results of our APWU National Election poll and survery

Below are the results of the APWU National Election polls/survey we held starting September 26th for the offices of President, Vice President, Secretary/Treasurer and Industrial Relations Director.  On September 30th we held a second election poll/survey that included the offices of Legislative/Political Director, Health Plan Director and Clerk Craft Director. 

Part 2 of the 2019 APWU Election exit poll

We encourage you to take a minute out of your busy schedule to take our APWU Election exit poll. You can only vote once.

Jeane Gardiner a breath of fresh air for APWU financial transparency

Information is slow to get to the officers in the field and even slower to get to the individual member.  We support electing Jeane Gardiner.  This will most certainly bring a total audit of all APWU budgets, LM-2’s and the APWU Health Plan by outside auditors.  This is something we totally support.

Sam Wood gets results others can’t for the APWU

This is no secret Sam Wood dances to the beat of his own drummer.  Which may not be a good thing unless you can get consistently get positive results.  Sam gets results and sometimes it defies conventional wisdom.  But this is a good thing and Sam Wood is the perfect person to be the next Executive Vice President of the American Postal Workers Union.

APWU President Mark Dimondstein wants you to eat the cheese

A total of seventeen current sitting and past APWU National Officers have abandoned supporting Dimondstein in this election cycle.

2019 APWU National Election exit survery

We encourage you to take a minute out of your busy schedule to take our APWU Election exit poll. You can only vote once. The first non-candidate-oriented question you can see the results instantly. You may not view the results of the candidate polls until October 4th, 2019.

Is APWU President Mark Dimondstein a socialist or communist?

As a right-wing friend who happens to be a soon retired member of the APWU used to tell me from time to time “socialism always leads to communism”. At the time when he would make those types of statements my thoughts were, he is an extremist and that can’t be right.

Houston Communist Party blog embraces APWU President Mark Dimondstein’s ideas

Mark Dimondstein, President of the American Postal Workers Union (APWU) and member of the Executive Council of the AFL-CIO, is the latest to write an Op Ed supporting a single payer healthcare system.

2019 APWU Health Plan premiums skyrocket under Marcotte’s leadership

Tony D. McKinnon Sr. the clear choice to lead APWU

I am over due to write this article. There are only so many hours in the day and I do my best to support the campaign of each person I support in the APWU National Election. Times are brutal for postal workers. The membership deserves change from the status quo and Tony McKinnon is clearly the that change.