Monthly Archives: June 2014

No Matter What, USPS Wants to Slash Jobs

Cutting out Saturday mail delivery would mean eliminating as many as 80,000 full-time and part-time postal jobs not and may not yield the cost savings the U.S. Postal Service and others claim it will. According to recent Washington Post  http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/fact-checker/wp/2014/06/16/how-many-jobs-would-be-cut-if-usps-eliminates-saturday-delivery/ … Continue reading

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What’s the Postmaster General’s Road Game?

Why does the U.S. Postal Service want so much to ensure its own destruction, especially when it doesn’t have to legally? In their latest unreasonable (and unreasoning) proposal House Republicans intent on destroying the USPS have offered a plan to … Continue reading

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