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What does APWU stand for?

APWU stands for American Postal Workers Union

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Flattery of Oxford, president of the American Postal Workers Union AFL-CIO Local 4553, said they are skeptical that the Postal Service plan will happen because it requires approval from Congress.
But Jim Kubli, president of American Postal Workers Union Local 679 in Eugene, said in a telephone conversation earlier Wednesday that with the proposed cutbacks, "there just aren't any jobs for people to go to.
Through the efforts of more than two dozen local coalitions and national networks, nearly 100 municipalities and institutional investors have boycotted the bonds, including the cities of San Francisco, Boulder, and Milwaukee; international labor unions such as the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, the American Postal Workers Union, and the Service Employees International Union, as well as numerous locals throughout the country; and 31 religious communities.
For example, the American Postal Workers Union has asserted that worksharing discounts are too large, but some mailers and members of the mailing industry have asserted that the worksharing discounts are not large enough.
The NALC's contract with the USPS expired last November, as did those of the American Postal Workers Union and the National Postal Mail Handlers Union - the other two large unions that are involved in this round of negotiations with the USPS.