American Postal Workers Union

The Washington-Baltimore NewsGuild represents about a dozen staff attorneys, communication specialists, accountants, programmers, and network administrators at the American Postal Workers Union headquarters. All of these Guild members are employed at the national union’s offices in Washington.

TNG collective bargaining agreements have been negotiated for APWU’s professional staff since an organizing drive in 2000.

APWU Shop Ratifies Two-Year Extension

The nine-member WBNG unit at American Postal Workers Union headquarters ratified a two-year collective bargaining agreement June 9 that gives salary increases of 1.2 percent each year. The new contract is an extension of the 2012-2015 agreement that expired May 1 and that itself had been extended one year ago. “The two-year extension keeps everything […]

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Unit Facts - At a Glance

Unit Leadership Chair: Tim Fitzgerald
Phone: 202-842-8535


Unit Address
1300 L St. NW, 3rd Floor
Washington, DC 20005
Local Staff Representative Richard Ehrmann Contracts & Documents Contract May 21, 2012 - May 1, 2015 Extension 2016 May 21, 2016 - May 1, 2018