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US Postal Service to boost purchases of electric vehicles

WASHINGTON (AP) — The US Postal Service plans to substantially increase the number of electric-powered vehicles it’s buying to replace its fleet of aging delivery…

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Use This Map to Find Out When Your Sent Mail Should Arrive

When you mail something via the United States Postal Service (USPS), it can be hard to know when it might reach its final destination. And…

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‘We need more protection’: Mail carriers sound alarm over surge in robberies

Criminals across the country are increasingly targeting mail carriers. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/-need-protection-mail-carriers-sound-alarm-surge-robberies-rcna25147 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was…

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Senate passes sweeping overhaul of U.S. Postal Service

The Senate voted 79-19 on Tuesday evening to pass a sweeping $107 billion plan to overhaul the U.S. Postal Service. Why it matters: Advocates argue…

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Postmaster General Says Gas-Guzzling Mail Trucks Are Here to Stay Unless Congress Acts

After facing fierce criticism from the Biden Administration and environmental groups over its decision to prioritize new, gas-guzzling mail trucks, the United States Postal service…

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USPS under fire for new mail truck’s dire fuel economy

The new US Postal Service fleet would be less efficient than a Hummer H1, and barely more frugal than the aging outgoing vehicles, the EPA…

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Vermont’s Republican governor backs all-mail elections

Vermont Gov. Phil Scott (R) wants his state to become the latest to conduct all elections entirely by mail, a move he says would expand…

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Give the U.S. Postal Service $3 Billion to Electrify Its Fleet, You Cowards

The United States Postal Service’s trucks are in dire need of replacement, and the agency has a plan to do just that. Last year, it…

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USPS Secretly Tested a Blockchain Voting System Before 2020, It Didn’t Work

If you’ve ever found it strange that modern society managed to figure out how to use the internet to facilitate the sale of millions of…

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The USPS is testing out becoming a bank, and it’s about damn time.

The American Prospect reports the US Postal Service has — finally! — begun piloting several postal banking programs. In four pilot cities, customers can now…

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Mail has been showing up on time, but don’t be fooled: Slower days are coming

Despite a recent bump in on-time performance, data shows a decade long decline. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/usps-mail-delivery-showing-time-slower-days-n1277083 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with…

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USPS issues stamps with “secret” message

The US Postal Service yesterday released a new stamp emblazoned with unusual colorful patterns. Each pattern is a camouflaged letter of the alphabet. A full…

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US DoJ investigating postmaster general over political fundraising

FBI agents interviewed present and former employees who worked for Louis DeJoy about campaign contributions Federal law enforcement authorities are investigating the controversial US postmaster…

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Star Wars Droids stamps release May 4

May the Fourth be with you this May 4 with these new Star Wars Droids postage stamps. USPS: Technology plays a prominent role in the…

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‘A win-win solution’: Banking and booze could save the U.S. Postal Service, advocates say

“Postal banking is an elegant solution that would provide the USPS upwards of $9 billion a year in revenue and would address the high cost…

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Higher prices, longer delivery times and reduced hours part of postmaster general’s plan: report

A new U.S. Postal Service strategic plan to be released Tuesday from Postmaster General Louis DeJoy will reportedly include further cuts to agency services, including…

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USPS’ DeJoy to Congress: ‘Get used to me’

Louis DeJoy, the embattled postmaster general, said on Wednesday he is not going anywhere as he faces withering criticism of his leadership of the U.S….

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USPS’s new trucks deemed adorable

The USPS has unveiled its new delivery trucks, and they are adorable. The odd but obviously practical design evokes something from an old-timey cartoon, squashing…

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The First USPS Stamp Designed by an Alaska Native Artist Features a Trickster Raven as It Steals the Sun

“Raven Story.” Image courtesy of USPS When it’s released later this summer, a new stamp from the U.S. Postal Service will illuminate a piece of…

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Duckworth urges Biden to oust entire Postal Service board

Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.) on Friday urged President Biden to replace every member on the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) board of governors. In a letter, Duckworth ……

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Requests for mail-in ballots top 1 million in Georgia as early voting begins in Senate runoffs

More than one million voters in Georgia have requested mail-in ballots as turnout is expected to explode in next month’s runoff Senate elections.Data obtained by…

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A new doc peeks inside the USPS’s Operation Santa program

Every year, hundreds of thousands of letters to Santa go through the USPS system, asking for everything from toys to food Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/a-new-doc-peeks-inside-the-uspss-operation-santa-program-usps-program-program-program-santa-b1762776.html Droolin’ Dog…

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