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POSTAL FACTS: Aug. 31, 2016 (updated)

What reporters and commentators are writing and saying about the Postal Service, and how NALC members and leaders are making their voices heard.

The U.S. Postal Service, a national—and constitutional—treasure (Lexington Institute)

The Arlington, VA-based Lexington Institute has published a commentary by NALC President Fredric Rolando, making it the lead item on its website (click here for a screen shot). Lexington is among Washington’s top defense and national-security think tanks and also focuses heavily on educational and postal reform, among other topics—usually from a free-enterprise perspective. Rolando’s piece will be read by public-policy professionals, in particular by those in the military, defense and national security fields, as well as those involved in postal matters.

Click here to read the piece.

Lynn advocate earns national honor (Lynn Daily Item)

Lynn, MA Branch 7’s Patrick Byrne, the 2016 National Heroes of the Year Education Award winner, was featured in a Sept. 2 story in the Lynn Daily Item.

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