US Postal Service loses $2 billion this spring despite uptick in revenue

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Postal Service lost $2 billion this spring despite increasing...infrastructure," said Joseph Corbett, the Postal Service's chief financial officer.The Postal Service is an independent agency that receives...

Speak out on ZIP code

...the editor in support of a change.For the U.S. Postal Service to take any action, two things have to take place...and return address clearly on the postcard, so the Postal Service knows you are a resident, then send it to the address...

Deanne Hildebrandt

...University, taught Physical Education, worked in travel, SRS Electrical and Naval Fuels. She retired from the US Postal Service as a Letter Carrier and was a veteran of the US Army Reserves, National Guard and Air National Guard. She was a...

William Adams Jr.

...Baptist Church. Mr. Adams worked for many years at the Coca-Cola Bottling Company. He retired from the U. S. Postal Service where he was a Rural Mail Carrier for over thirty years, often leaving a stick of chewing gum in the mailbox for...

Postal Service isn't as wasteful as critics say -- it's a national treasure

...editorial April 5 about the U.S. Postal Service ("Efficiency down to the letter...You accurately noted that the Postal Service isn't budgeted a dime of taxpayer...conventional wisdom about the Postal Service, much of it I believe is misleading...

Internal audit shows Postal Service overspent ad budget by $90 million

WASHINGTON - The Postal Service spent nearly $90 million over its...boosting sales of Priority Mail, the Postal Service's two-to-three-day, $3-per-item...brought a lawsuit against the U.S. Postal Service in the Western District court of...

Postal Service urged to cut work force, costs

WASHINGTON -- The Postal Service should take advantage of coming...president's commission on the Postal Service recommended Wednesday. Some 47...commission also recommended that the Postal Service increase automation, establish...

Postal service motto is misleading

...as I, too, find the U.S. Postal Service incongruent. In recent times...I find it misleading for the postal service to advertise the motto, "Through...at a much cheaper rate than the postal service. The postal executives are going...

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Denies Postal Service gets tax money

...Augusta postmaster for the U.S. Postal Service, I would like to commend your...your readers that the U.S. Postal Service does not receive any taxpayer...from previous years. The U.S. Postal Service is indeed an excellent organization...

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Doubts high marks for Postal Service

From your Jan. 23 story on page 12A headlined, "Postal Service gets high marks" it is obvious that the U.S. Postal Service employs the same pollsters hired by Bill Clinton. Betty Timmerman, North Augusta

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