Tag: Postal Service

Mail Carrier Allegedly Changed Ballot Requests from ‘Democrat’ to ‘Republican’ as a ‘Joke’

By on May 27, 2020 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
Mail Carrier Allegedly Changed Ballot Requests from ‘Democrat’ to ‘Republican’ as a ‘Joke’

A West Virginia mail carrier has been charged with attempted election fraud after allegedly tampering with ballot requests sent through the mail.

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The State of the Postal Service in 8 Charts

on May 16, 2020 in Agency News with 0 Comments

The Postal Service has been suffering financially for years. How did it end up in this position? These charts take a detailed look at the situation.

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Postal Service Launches Review of Package Delivery Fees

on May 14, 2020 in Agency News with 0 Comments

The U.S. Postal Service has quietly launched a review of its package delivery contracts and lost its last senior official who was not appointed by President Donald Trump.

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USPS Loses $4.5 Billion in Q2 2020 as Effects of Coronavirus Begin to Set In

By on May 8, 2020 in Agency News with 0 Comments
USPS Loses $4.5 Billion in Q2 2020 as Effects of Coronavirus Begin to Set In

The economic effects of the coronavirus are beginning to show up in the Postal Service’s financial numbers as its losses continue to mount.

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Denver Woman Charged With Murdering Fellow Postal Worker

on April 28, 2020 in Current Events with 0 Comments

A Denver Postal employee has been charged with murdering her co-worker who also was allegedly in "an on-again, off-again relationship" with the victim.

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Report: Trump Administration Wants to Use Emergency Loan as Leverage on Postal Service

on April 23, 2020 in Agency News with 0 Comments

The Trump administration is considering using a $10 billion emergency loan for the coronavirus as leverage to require the cash-strapped US Postal Service to make big changes to its structure and management.

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USPS Wants $75 Billion to Survive Coronavirus Pandemic

By on April 10, 2020 in Agency News with 0 Comments
USPS Wants $75 Billion to Survive Coronavirus Pandemic

The Postal Service wants a bailout from Congress, but is this just delaying the inevitable?

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Lawmakers Renew Their Plea for a Postal Service Bailout

By on April 8, 2020 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Lawmakers Renew Their Plea for a Postal Service Bailout

A small group of lawmakers are asking for emergency relief for the Postal Service in the next coronavirus stimulus bill.

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House Coronavirus Stimulus Bill Contains a Bailout for the Postal Service

By on March 24, 2020 in Agency News with 0 Comments
House Coronavirus Stimulus Bill Contains a Bailout for the Postal Service

Two House lawmakers have said that the coronavirus has created a financial emergency for the Postal Service.

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As Postal Workers Fall Sick, Colleagues Keep Working. And Worrying.

on March 23, 2020 in Agency News with 0 Comments

As the number of positive cases of COVID-19 coronavirus rise in the Postal Service workforce, employees worry that the USPS isn’t doing enough to protect them, and that they could become unwitting carriers of the virus.

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