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Politics
Buttigieg's campaign insists he had nothing to do with the McKinsey report's cost-cutting recommendations.
Politics
An earlier bill to honor the fallen U.S. Army captain mistakenly renamed the wrong post office.
Black Voices
Renowned artist Synthia Saint James has created a new Kwanzaa stamp for the U.S. Postal Service. The new Kwanzaa stamp issued on October 1, 2016 is called "Abundance," and is currently available online and at local post offices.
Politics
The woman says the message should be changed. The clerk agrees. The clerk instructs me to write "Department of State" on
Comedy
Sure, it feels patriotic to BBQ on our day off and light fireworks we hope won't start a brush fire, but it's little more than consumerism wrapped in the seasonal marketing of nationalism. But fear not! If you wanna put your patriotism to the test, we've got just the thing for you.
Books
I was 22 years old, a struggling, aimless community college student working part-time at Bullwinkle's, a greasy, sticky-floored pizza parlor named after an animated moose when Charles Bukowski's Post Office found me.
Politics
The price of a postage stamp is going down by two cents, to 47 cents, for a one-ounce letter. But even two cents can add up to big losses for the U.S. Postal Service.
Weird News
"Don't be bland. Don't be forgettable. Send a Potato in the Post instead."
Business
At a time when people are proposing that the USPS reinstate public banking -- a service that would help millions of Americans -- Barnett is clearly the wrong choice for the USPS Board.
Politics
Forget the Civil War. It is over. It is killing us. We, all Americans, need statues and honors to the smartest and best children of the South.
Business
Will TPP enable the privatizers to declare things like our beloved U.S. Postal Service, schools and roads to be "commercial activity" that competes with private companies? How about our parks, libraries, public pensions and other public services?
Politics
Reading serious letters sent by citizens might induce presidents to send out thoughtful responses in the form of public feelers for fresh approaches, recommendations, or timely alerts about important matters.
Business
Contract talks between the American Postal Workers Union (APWU) and the U.S. Postal Service for a new contract start Thursday. Along with asking for fair wages and benefits, the APWU wants improvements in customer services, including postal banking.
Politics
The conservative anti-government strategy is to set government up to fail (usually by starving it of funding). Then they point to the resulting "crisis" they created and say that it proves that government doesn't work and that we should therefore "privatize" it. Now they're coming for the U.S. Postal Service.
DC
6. If you thought it was difficult to reach any large company in 2014, it will be much worse in 2015. There are consultants
Politics
Now that the Republican Party -- the conservative voice in mainstream U.S. electoral politics -- has attained the most thoroughgoing control of Congress that it has enjoyed since 1928, it's an appropriate time to take a good look at modern conservatism.