President Obama awards 24 Army veterans the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry. These veterans are receiving the Medal of Honor in recognition of their valor during major combat operations in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War.
On September 26, 2013, President Hegarty testified before the Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs. In testimony, Hegarty highlighted the Mail Handlers ongoing contributions to the financial turnaround of the Postal Service noting all postal employees have contributed to the rejuvenation of the Postal Service. President Hegarty went on to address many aspects of pending legislation and most notably, the Postal Service’s proposals to change its retirement and health insurance programs.
The Postal Employee Relief Fund provides financial assistance for Postal employees who are victims of natural disasters. Could this happen to you? How can you help? Visit www.postalrelief.com for more information. Please consider designating CFC donations to PERF (#10268) in the upcoming campaign (September 1 through December 15, 2013). Text to give #50555.