2011 July 02 - postalnews blog

Archive for July 2nd, 2011

NALC President says Pawlenty statement shows "profound ignorance"

NALC President Fred Rolando has responded to GOP Presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty’s recent attack on the US Postal Service:

Dear Govenor Pawlenty:

I write on behalf of the 280,000 members of the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC). Our members live and work in almost every city and town in America, in blue states and red states, and we come from all backgrounds. Almost a third of us are veterans and our political beliefs reflect the full range of American opinion — we are Democrats, Republicans and Independents alike. However, I believe I speak for all our members when I express our deep disappointment with your shallow and uninformed treatment of the Postal Service in your economic policy speech in June. Read the rest of this entry »