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Postal Service Losing INSANE Amount Of Money Daily

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.17.2013 | Business

The United States Postal Service is hemorrhaging money -- $25 million a day to be precise. That's one frank admission that was made Wednesday by P...

Postal Service Delaying Controversial Saturday Plan

AP | PAULINE JELINEK | Posted 06.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The financially beleaguered Postal Service backpedaled on its plan to end Saturday mail delivery, conceding Wednesday that its gamble to...

WATCH: Cliff Clavin Disses U.S. Postal Service

HuffPost Live | Posted 03.22.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

HuffPost Live's Alyona Minkovski sat down Friday with actor John Ratzenberger, famous for his role as mail carrier Cliff Clavin on the television seri...

Saturday Mail Cutback Still Being Debated

AP | PAULINE JELINEK | Posted 03.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The new spending bill passed by Congress on Thursday appears to continue the requirement for six-day mail delivery, but some lawmakers a...

Postal Service Saturday Delivery Pushed By Congress

Reuters | Posted 05.21.2013 | Politics

By Elvina Nawaguna WASHINGTON, March 21 (Reuters) - The financially beleaguered Postal Service suffered a setback in its plan to end Sa...

Jason Linkins

Cash-Strapped U.S. Postal Service Hopes You Will Buy Some Of Their Dope All-Weather Gear | Jason Linkins | Posted 02.20.2013 | Politics

As you've no doubt heard, there are big changes afoot for your U.S. Postal Service. The perennially cash-strapped movers of mail recently announced th...

Postmaster Pleads With Congress Over Saturday Mail Cuts

AP | PAULINE JELINEK | Posted 04.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The head of the U.S. Postal Services pleaded with Congress Wednesday not to thwart his plan to cut Saturday mail as a way to save m...

How Would The End of Saturday Mail Delivery Affect Your Family?

Posted 02.08.2013 | Parents

This week's Family Dinner Table Talk, from HuffPost and The Family Dinner book: It might sound crazy to you that mail was once delivered twice a da...

LOOK: 9 Reasons The Postal Service Is Not Obsolete Yet

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.06.2013 | Business

The Postal Service may no longer deliver letters on Saturdays, but that doesn't mean its services are not important. In fact, the world would be a ...

Condemning the U.S. Postal Service's Move to End Saturday Delivery

Ralph Nader | Posted 04.08.2013 | Business
Ralph Nader

By ending Saturday letter delivery in August 2013, as the USPS has proposed, millions of customers who take advantage of its services will be harmed, mail service will be slowed, and the USPS's current death spiral will deepen.

Postal Service Takes Drastic Action

AP | PAULINE JELINEK | Posted 04.08.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON — Saturday mail may soon go the way of the Pony Express and penny postcards. The Postal Service said Wednesday that it plans to cut b...

Senate Weighing Postal Service Measures

AP | HOPE YEN | Posted 06.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — With big postal cuts looming, the Senate is deciding whether to stabilize the ailing U.S. Postal Service with a short-term cash inf...

Congress Gearing Up For Big Fight

Posted 01.16.2012 | Politics

By ANDREW TAYLOR, ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- Republicans would cut federal employee benefits. President Barack Obama would raise fees for airli...