1st. Qtr Report 2019
Greetings Brothers and Sisters,
Hope you all are doing well.
January 26, 2019 started with the COP in Denton, Texas. The first day preparing for our State Convention with the state officers and members it was good turnout.
The spring school was held in San Marcos, Texas February 16 thru 18. Classes started on Saturday at 3:00 pm. To 6:00 pm. Our National Business Agent Javier Bernal is not wasting any time for us to learn. Our fall school will be held at the Omni Corpus Christi Hotel 900 North shoreline Blvd Corpus Christi, Texas 78401 from October 11 thru 14, 2019. Brothers and sisters make plans to attend for reservations call 1-800- 843-6664 and mention NALC Region 10 Fall School. The cut off for reservation is September 10, 2019.
Privatization of the United States Postal Service is wrong. We need to pay attention what is going on in congress and one way to help out is by calling 202-224-3121 to tell your member of Congress and Senators , NO to the Privatization of the U. S. Postal Service.
The lobby trip was scheduled for February 24-28, 2019, when the LCCL met and talk with the congressmen or staff. Congressman Vicente Gonzalez (D-15), Joaquin Castro (D-20), Henry Cuellar (D-28), Filemon Vela (D-34) they all agreed to support all four House Resolutions.
HRES23 Expressing the sense of the house of Representatives that the United States Postal Service Should take all appropriate Measures to ensure the continuation of door delivery for all business and residential customers.
HRES 54 Expressing the sense of the House of Representative that the United State Postal Service should take all appropriate measures to ensure the continuation of its six day mail delivery service.
HRES 60 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should take all appropriative measures to restore service standards in effect as of July 1, 2012.
HRES33 Expressing the sense of the House of Representative that Congress should take all appropriate measures to ensure that the United States Postal Service remains an independent establishment of the Federal Government and is not subject to privatization
The PAC fund is used to help those candidates that will support our issues in order for us to stay strong and to head in the right direction. We need to continue to sign carriers for the Letter Carrier Political Fund. Contact Carlos Rodriguez (956)455-2540, Homer Hernandez (210)744-2602 or Luis A. Palacios (956) 645 1062 to sign you up for the Letter Carrier Political Fund.
PS take care of your job contribute to the Letter Carrier Political Fund!!!
See you all at the convention.
Luis A Palacios
District 5 Board Member