Former APWU President Bill Burrus, who has been unrelenting in his criticism of his successor, and the contract he negotiated with the US Postal Service, has announced that he will stop posting on his blog, burrusjournal.org, as of Saturday, just two days before the deadline for APWU members to cast their votes in the union’s national leadership election:
Notwithstanding the outcome of the APWU election of officers, views and opinions on this website http://burrusjournal.org will be terminated on October 5, 2013.
Whether you have agreed or disagreed with my points, I have voiced my opinions and thank you for your input. Debate and dialogue are the necessary requirements of democracy and consistent with my service to improve conditions for all postal employees I have passionately opposed the allocation of rights and benefits based on the date of hire. I wish you well.
Read more: Burrus Journal | Viewpoint.