2014 OFFICER ELECTION NOTICE
Pursuant to a voluntary settlement agreement between the National Alliance of Postal and Federal Employees (NAPFE) and the U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Labor‐Management Standards (OLMS), OLMS is supervising a new election for all National and District officer positions.
NAPFE is holding a mail ballot election for all National and District Officers. The nomination period for this election expired on January 20, 2015. The only Districts with contested races are District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5, and District 10. Only members in these Districts will receive a ballot. All National Officer races are unopposed.
Ballots must be received by 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time on April 27, 2015 in order to be counted. Voting instructions will be contained with the ballot package. The tally will begin immediately afterwards at NAPFE National Headquarters located at 1640 11th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001.
Any NAPFE regular member in these contested Districts who has paid their February 2015 dues by March 10, 2015 will be considered in good standing and eligible to vote. NAPFE life members in these Districts are eligible to vote. NAPFE retired members in these Districts must have paid their calendar year 2015 dues by March 10, 2015 in order to be eligible to vote.
Any member in one of these contested Districts that has not received their ballot package by April 6, 2015, may contact the DOL Election Supervisor at 202‐513‐7308 or OLMS‐ NAPFEsupervisedelection@dol.gov to request a duplicate ballot. Be sure to provide your full name, mailing address, and NAPFE local union number when requesting a ballot. If you request and return the original and the duplicate ballot, only the duplicate ballot will be counted.
If you have any questions, you may contact the U.S. Department of Labor Election Supervisor at 703‐513‐7308.
Any member may protest the supervised election for valid cause. Protests should be made directly to the Department of Labor Election Supervisor in writing as soon as possible, but no later than 10 days after the election. Protests can be mailed to U.S Department of Labor – OLMS, Washington District Office, ATTN: DOL Election Supervisor, 800 North Capitol Street, NW, Suite 120, Washington, DC 20002, faxed to 202‐513‐7301, or emailed to OLMS‐ NAPFEsupervisedelection@dol.gov. These OLMS protest procedures are in lieu of the regular NAPFE election protest procedures.