WASHINGTON, Jan. 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Temporary Emergency Committee of the Board of Governors of the U.S. Postal Service ("TEC") will meet Feb. 6 in open session at Postal Service headquarters, 475 L'Enfant Plaza, SW, Washington, DC. The public is welcome to observe the meeting beginning at 8:30 a.m. in the Ben Franklin Room on the 11th floor. The TEC is expected to discuss the following items:
1. Call to order and remarks of the Chairman of the TEC
2. Remarks of the Postmaster General and CEO
3. Approval of prior minutes
4. Committee reports and assignments
5. Quarterly report on Financial Performance
6. Quarterly Service Performance Report
7. Tentative agenda for the April 13 and 14 meeting
Open session meetings of the TEC, and the Board of Governors once a quorum is reconstituted, are available on live audio webcasts at http://about.usps.com/news/electronic-press-kits/bog/welcome.htm. Three hours after the conclusion of the open session meeting, a recorded audio file will be available for listening. In compliance with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, the audio webcast will be open-captioned.
Following the TEC's open meeting on Feb. 6, Postmaster General & CEO Megan J. Brennan and Chief Financial Officer Joe Corbett will host a telephone/web conference call to discuss the financial results in more detail. The call will begin at 11 a.m. ET and is open to the news media and all other interested parties.
How to Participate:
Important Notice: To ensure your computer is set up to join the event, click on the link www.webex.com/lp/jointest/
US/Canada Attendee Dial-in: (855) 293-5496
Conference ID: 67696374
Attendee Direct URL:
If you cannot join using the direct link above, please use the alternate logins below:
Alternate URL: https://usps.webex.com
Event Number: 992 175 830
The briefing will also be available on live audio webcast (listen only) at:
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