Yes, USPS workers will be required to get vaccinated, but not under executive order for federal workers

USPS workers won’t be required to get vaccinated under the executive order for federal employees, but will be required to get the shot under the rule for businesses.

With President Biden’s announcement last Thursday of new vaccine mandates, we found confusion all over social media about how the mandate for federal workers does or does not apply to the United States Postal Service.

Most of the confusion spurs from the relationship between USPS and the federal government.

On Thursday, Sept. 9, President Biden also announced more vaccine mandates for companies.

The official White House transcript says the Department of Labor “will require all employers with 100 or more employees” to have their workers “fully vaccinated or show a negative test at least once a week.”

The Post Office website shows, in 2020, it had nearly 495,941 employees. So, because that is well over 100 employees, USPS falls into this group and will have to require their employees get vaccinated or require them to take a weekly COVID-19 test.


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APWU Statement on Mandatory Vaccination for Federal Employees | American Postal Workers Union “Various media outlets have reported that the White House is considering mandatory COVID-19 vaccination as a condition of employment for federal employees. Maintaining the health and safety of our members is of paramount importance. While the APWU leadership continues to encourage postal workers to voluntarily get vaccinated, it is not the role of the federal government to mandate vaccinations for the employees we represent. Issues related to vaccinations and testing for COVID-19 in the workplace must be negotiated with the APWU. At this time the APWU opposes… Read more »

WHy when it comes to abortion it”My Body My choice” But when it come to the vaccine it get it or get out?

And an abortion directly involves taking someone else’s life… That’s a very good question. Meanwhile, more people vaccinated are getting sick now than those who are already building up a natural immunity.

We should point fingers and tell them they’re killing us with their variants.