Monthly Archives: November 2014

USPS Launches Hypocritical Ad Campaign

The U.S. Postal Service is launching a $40 million holiday television advertising campaign touting how its “team” will be ready to deliver everybody’s packages and cards for holiday season. http://about.usps.com/news/national-releases/2014/pr14_057.htm The 30-second spots, which will feature outgoing Postmaster General Patrick … Continue reading

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What Will First Woman Postmaster General Bring to the USPS?

In February, Megan J. Brennan, U.S. Postal Service chief operating officer and longtime postal employee becomes the nation’s first female Postmaster General, replacing the retiring Patrick Donahoe. On the face of it, the USPS seems scared to choose outside its … Continue reading

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What Will GOP-Led Congress Do With the Postal Service?

What are the prospects for the U.S. Postal service now that the Republicans have taken over Congress? Will both houses try to bull ahead on the full-scale privatization that Rep. Darrel Issa (R-CA) has been championing for years? Or will … Continue reading

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