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Postmaster general foresees end to monopoly

...will maintain a secure place in America, outgoing Postmaster General Marvin Runyon predicted Tuesday. Runyon, in a...he said. Runyon, who became the nation's 70th postmaster general July 6, 1992, plans to leave office June 1. Already...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/15/bus_226103.shtml
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Federal officials struggle in response to anthrax attacks

WASHINGTON - On Oct. 18, the U.S. postmaster general summoned reporters to the capital city's largest...words of assurance for Washington postal workers. Postmaster General John Potter said there was little chance that anthrax...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/30/tec_330309.shtml
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Mailing deadlines approach for holiday

...be processed."The holidays are a special time for the U.S. Postal Service," said Patrick Don ahoe, the postmaster general and CEO. "We consider it a privilege to help spread holiday cheer by delivering billions of holiday greetings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-26/mailing-deadlines-approach-ho
Post office had $1.9 billion second-quarter loss

...advance payments to cover expected health care costs for future retirees ? something no federal agency does.Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe said the agency is considering its options, including negotiations with unions to reduce labor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-05-10/post-office-had-19-billion
We're from the government, and we're here to help -- or else

...campaign against the Postal Service and is abducted by secret agents. In a darkened interrogation room he meets the Postmaster General, who convinces Kramer it's in his, ahem, best interest to keep getting mail.Of course, this is a humorous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-03-02/were-government-
Postal workers unions protest Staples program

...would not address the workers' concerns, only saying the store is always testing new ways to serve its customers.Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe has said the Staples program has nothing to do with privatization. Rather, it's a "direct response...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-24/postal-workers-unions-prot
Postal Service proposes 49 cent stamp

...deferred from the previous year, and is expected to miss another at the end of this month when its fiscal year ends.Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe was to appear before a Senate panel on Thursday to press lawmakers for swift action on legislation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-09-25/postal-service-proposes-49-cent-sta
USPS financial problems concern Augusta workers

...will help protect their livelihoods.On Tuesday, Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe told a Senate committee that USPS...people," she said, noting the country's first postmaster general. "Poor, rural, whatever. People in rural communities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-09-07/usps-financial-problems-conc
Postal Service buys 500 electric delivery trucks

...the mail in California and the Washington D.C. area. "We deliver clean air along with the nation's mail," Postmaster General William Henderson said Wednesday as the agency announced it had awarded the single largest contract for electric...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/24/tec_279376.shtml
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Postal Service faces shaky future

...changes in the way people communicate. In 1993, Postmaster General Marvin Runyon drew criticism for suggesting mail...only to the expensive places to reach, he said. Postmaster General John Potter has repeatedly said he is "bullish...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/07/bus_134972.shtml
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