U.S. Postal Service Reports Fiscal Year 2021 Results

  • Operating revenue increase of $3.9 billion due to higher package demand driven by e-commerce
  • Adjusted loss of $6.9 billion for 2021, compared to an adjusted loss of $7.6 billion for 2020
  • Ongoing investments to meet customers’ evolving needs ahead of the 2021 holiday season
  • Delivering for America plan provides clear strategies to structure the organization for success and significant progress has already been made

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Former New Orleans Postal Worker Gets Probation and Community Service for Stealing Cash from a Birthday Card

NEW ORLEANS, LA – U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced today that RONNIE BARTHOLOMEW, age 64 and a resident of New Orleans, was sentenced to probation, 50 hours of community service and payment of a $10 mandatory special assessment fee by United States District Court Judge Eldon E. Fallon for obstruction of mail, in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 1701. Continue reading

Former Local NALC VP Pleads Guilty to Running Overtime Kickback Scheme in the Allentown PA Post Office

PHILADELPHIA – Acting United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams announced that Joseph Whitbeck, 56, of Tamaqua, PA, pleaded guilty to multiple fraud charges before United States District Court Judge Edward G. Smith stemming from his operation of a scheme to defraud fellow union members out of rightfully earned overtime compensation. Continue reading