Postal executives say the proposed plan is intended to cut costs and modernize the agency’s operations.
Shipping companies are ramping up their holiday hiring while expanding their weekend operations.
"Given 10 'dead letters' from the early 20th century that never made it through the postal system, I set out to track down the families of their senders."
U.S. District Judge Victor Marrero said the right to vote is "too vital a value in our democracy to be left in a state of suspense in the minds of voters weeks before a presidential election."
The House Oversight Committee subpoenaed Postmaster General Louis DeJoy for records about USPS delivery delays.
DeJoy testified Friday in the Senate that his “No. 1 priority” is to ensure election mail arrives on time.
Postmaster General Louis DeJoy Evades Responsibility For Major Post Office Delays, Refuses to Reverse Changes
But the new head of the U.S. Postal Service says mail-in votes will be delivered.
Democrats warn DeJoy’s cost-cutting initiatives since arriving in June are causing an upheaval that threatens the election.
The USPS will be the "heart and engine of New Jersey’s and America’s electoral machinery" amid the pandemic, warned Rep. Bill Pascrell.
Changes imposed by Louis DeJoy are causing mail delays ahead of an expected major expansion of mail-in ballots in the upcoming election.