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Busting myths about the U.S. Postal Service

The Postal Service has been in the news a lot lately. Sometimes the information...accurate. It's time to dispel common myths associated with the Postal Service. Myth: The Postal Service wastes taxpayer dollars. Fact: the Postal Service receives...
Letters not addressed to you. According to the U.S. Postal Service, there are two ways to handle misdelivered mail...clear up any confusion. Accidents do happen, and the Postal Service moves millions and millions of pieces of mail daily...
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Bypass mail bill could violate U.S. Constitution

...the state of Alaska to pay for the U.S. Postal Service's bypass mail system? The answer from the...annual basis, shall make a payment to the Postal Service to reimburse the Postal Service for its costs in providing Alaska bypass mail...
An open letter to the Inspector General

To David Williams, U.S. Postal Service Inspector General: It has come to our attention that the U.S. Postal Service Office of the Inspector General...shipped. And we understand that the Postal Service is struggling with complex budget...
Postal changes scrutinized: Commission releases report saying proposed changes would not save very much money

...that the savings in the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) proposal to end Saturday...communities who depend on the Postal Service for medical supplies, prescriptions...potential cost benefits and impacts to Postal Service customers associated with the...
Longtime Eagle River postal employee ships out

...Hightower's nearly four-decade career as a U.S. Postal Service employee came to an end. Hightower - who was born...last year after a quarter century with the U.S. Postal Service. The post office has changed drastically over the...
Feds suggest using permanent fund to pay for bypass mail

...The unusual recommendation came from the U.S. Postal Service's Office of the Inspector General, which issued...called "bypass mail," due to its linkage to the Postal Service, but it more typically involves goods delivered on...
Agencies need to behave reasonably

...doesn't really matter. The mail boxes are right next to each other, according to a worker at the DMV. But the U.S. Postal Service won't deliver DMV mail if it has the wrong suite number on it, even though the box is right next to the old one...

...early 1960's by Richard Gay, one of the owners of the area's Gay Fish Company. However, in the 1980's, the postal service eliminated the name Frogmore and the stew became more widely known as Lowcountry Boil, sometimes referred to as Beaufort...
Misplaced faith in government

...reasonable cost, but that doesn't deter those who continue to believe government can solve every problem.The U.S. Postal Service wants to raise the cost of a first-class stamp from 46 cents to 49 cents in order to cover a "precarious financial...


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