Postal system

COVID, private operators threaten the universal postal system

The Universal Postal Union and the International Civil Aviation Organization urge governments to provide postal, air cargo and express courier operators with the money and flexibility to meet the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. Postal services depend on passenger planes that fly and deliver mail to people around the …

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Stop the Critics, Take the Handcuffs off the US Postal System

I will never forget calling my local post office at 6 am “We have a package for you, Mr. Swanson – and he’s alive!” “ An hour later, I was the proud owner of a dozen chicks who had traversed half the country without damage in two days, from a …

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Local lawmakers strike back in postal system battle – FOX13 News Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The battle for the postal system has aroused enthusiasm in people across the country; lawmakers and local leaders are returning fighters. “The mail is not delivered. It is an intentional act to subvert and get the president to have a reason to claim the election was not …

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Trump calls for mail-in ballot at same time as he locks mail system funds to stop such vote

President Donald Trump admits he is withholding money from the U.S. Postal Service to hamper efforts to expand postal ballots for voters concerned about the safety of polling stations during the pandemic. The funds are also linked to negotiations on the coronavirus relief bill. The day before this declaration, Donald …

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