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Meet the new boss... better than the old boss?

Meet the new boss… better than the old boss?

These are some of the first wave of changes that will be coming to the USPS this year. Many of the changes are are good and should have been done years ago. We all need to embrace these changes to keep the USPS in service. The PMG said this ...

Joe Biden’s Bad Ideas Include Postal Banking

As his campaign moves forward, former Vice President Joe Biden’s platform is coming into focus. The first indication of the direction in which he will be going is the “Biden-Sanders Unity Task Force,” released on July 8.

Postal Employee Charged With Stealing Mail

Freeman worked as a mail carrier for the Goreville post office. The indictment charges that she stole over $500 worth of rebate checks sent by Menards to customers along her mail routes in February and March, 2020.

Small business owner calling for change within the U.S. Postal Service

A Manistee County man who mailed his wife visa documents through the U.S. Postal Service three months ago is still waiting for the package to be delivered.

Sen. Carper talks about the future of the U.S. Postal Service

Carper has consistently been an advocate for the Postal Service throughout his political career, citing its importance to him when serving in Vietnam.

In letter, new PMG DeJoy praises employees

In his first letter to USPS employees, Postmaster General Louis DeJoy expresses his pride in their service to the American people and his eagerness to work with them to secure the organization’s future.

New tuition discount for postal workers

Cardinal Stritch University is offering Postal Service employees a 20 percent discount on tuition.

Union President Says Chicago Post Office Is Failing

But when Molina asked the U.S. Postal Service about the issues, again Wednesday, a representative of USPS denied there are delays right now – calling operations normal.

Some Hyde Park Residents Say They’ve Gotten No Mail For Weeks, Are Missing Necessities Such As Medicines

CHICAGO (CBS) — No mail for weeks – it’s an issue in Hyde Park, where CBS 2 heard from a few people who are missing shipments they need.

USPS audit blames mail carrier and label problems for spring election mail problems

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) The Postal Service Inspector General found a mail carrier's inattentiveness and problematic ballot labels led to some election mail being delayed or undelivered before Wisconsin's spring election.

The Billionaire Behind Efforts to Kill the U.S. Postal Service

Since the 1970s, a concerted effort to popularize the fringe idea of privatizing the Postal Service has been advanced for nearly five decades with the support of one man: the billionaire and libertarian ideologue, Charles Koch, chairman and chief executive officer of Koch Industries.

Lawmakers Introduce Financial Relief Package for U.S. Postal Service

A bipartisan group of lawmakers has introduced the Postal Service Emergency Assistance Act to provide USPS with up to $25 billion to cover revenue lost and operational expenses arising from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Randolph County mail carrier pleads guilty to voter fraud

Thomas Cooper, 47, a mail carrier in Pendleton County, has admitted to attempted election fraud, according to the United States Attorney’s Office.

Biden-Sanders unity task force calls for Fed, US Postal Service consumer banking

A task force set up by former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) to bridge policy divides within the Democratic Party on Wednesday called for the creation of a government-run banking system set up through the Federal Reserve and U.S. Postal Service.
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