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October 31, 2020
Halloween
Many food producers pivoted to online sales during the pandemic. Post office problems threw a wrench in their
plans.
Amazon shipping costs outpace sales growth as pandemic operating expenses soar
Raw video of mail backlog in Miami Dade PO
Video of Piles of Mail at Miami-Dade Post Office Brings Up Concerns of Ballot Backup
Man's body found after USPS employee reports a foul odor coming from a home
Post Office updates delivery fleet in Cedar Rapids
Judge considers prompting USPS to take more steps to deliver ballots on time
Save the Post Office: Documentary Film Reveals How the USPS Has Been Systematically Dismantled for Decades
Sen. Baldwin Letter to PMG About Directive Banning Postal Police From Patrol Duties (PDF)
Battleground States Face the Worst Postal Delays, Data Shows
Postal Service slowdowns leave rural Alaskan town vulnerable
Ohio mail carrier arrested and charged with delay of mail
USPS Utilizes Extraordinary Measures to Deliver Nation’s Ballots In Final Days of November Election Fact Sheet
USPS Employees Reminded of Hatch Act Guidelines
The Postal Third Rails - postal problems did not just start
Millions of Mail-in Ballots at Risk in Battleground States With Looming Deadlines
NPMUH: Postal Service releases updated Close Contact Tracing Protocol
Missing applications, ballots: Some Massachusetts voters struggle with new vote-by-mail system; They’re mailing
in ballots for Nov. 3 anyway
Florida state attorney requesting postal facilities audit after video shows ballots in bins at SW Miami-Dade branch
USPS reiterates requirements for face coverings, social distancing and proper hygiene
Ohio mail carrier arrested and charged with delay of mail
Inspection Service site explains how the agency protects election-related mail

October 30, 2020
Lakeland FL mail carrier pleads to cashing check taken from mailbox
San Rafael CA Police Dept Faces Civil Rights Lawsuit From Black Mail Carrier
US Postal Service won’t send Florida ballots to ‘far-flung’ sorting facilities: report
Stop girdling the Post Office
Election-related mail means tough times for the Postal Service
S. Korea holds event to demonstrate unmanned postal and mail delivery service
Providence neighbors deliver a send-off to postal carrier of 33+ years
USPS OIG: U.S. Postal Inspection Service Confidential Funds Program
Retired postal worker still delivering with charity golf tournament
Mailman unscathed after tree crushes mail truck
Chairs Maloney and Connolly Release Dismal Postal Data on Delivery Rates for First Class Mail
New Jersey Doctor Admits Role In Multi-Million-Dollar Postal Workers Comp Scheme
Burlington, ME Woman Sentenced for Mailing Anthrax Threat to Sen. Susan Collins
Two ballots among stolen mail found in Texas dumpster
Former WVA postal worker admits to marijuana offense in Huntington
East Bay, CA Residents Charged With Mail Fraud Conspiracy
Supreme Court rejects the second challenge to the postal voting deadline
Millions of mail-in ballots not yet returned in key states
$25K reward offered in armed robbery of mail carrier
Suspects caught ‘fishing’ at drop-off mailbox in Lighthouse Point, FL
USPS Continues to Deliver a Record Number of Ballots
Florida postal delivery times below national average as Election Day approaches
Hundreds Of Absentee Ballots In Detroit, Pennsylvania Missing, Not Delivered By USPS
Post Office has lost Butler County, PA mail-in ballots
NPMHU Election Committee Announces Results of 2020 Elections for Eastern and Western Regional Vice
Presidents
Millions of mail ballots have not been returned as window closes for Postal Service delivery
Early Data Shows Mail-In Ballots Are Moving Quickly Through Post Office

October 29, 2020
Casey, Wild make surprise visit to Lehigh Valley postal facility
'A Great Equalizer': USPS Provides Life-Changing Path Forward For Black Employees in Maryland
USPS Is Again Notifying Employees That DeJoy's Reforms Are Null and Void
NALC Interest Arbitration Update
A ban on postal workers’ ability to co-sign absentee ballots could determine the election.
New USPS Acting vice president of sales
UPS Package Volumes Swell, but U.S. Profits Shrink
Congressmen Release Dismal Postal Data on Delivery Rates for First Class Mail
Congressman protests ban on USPS facility tours
West Englewood Mother, Son Say They've Gotten No Mail in a Week, Fear They May Not Receive Ballots
Investigation underway on whether mail is being held up at Redmond postal center
Mailman carries piece of Powell postal history out the door with him

October 28, 2020
Springfield MA Man Sentenced for Damaging Postal Vehicle and Stealing Mail
India Post and United States Postal Service (USPS) signs Agreement for Electronic Exchange of Customs Data
USPS Says Timely Vote Delivery Isn’t a Constitutional Right
Spokane Postal Service employee no longer with the company after being federally charged with stealing mail
Judge Orders Daily Hearings on Postal Service Through Election
The Postal Service encourages employees to get a flu shot
USPS-approved costume gives people license to smile
Postal Worker Charged in Ballot Dumpster Incident, No Evidence of Political Motivation
Judge orders USPS to reverse mail collection limits now
San Antonio: USPS investigating a string of vandalism and mail theft
NY: Postal Service to host drive through hiring event to address severe staffing shortage
Court sets plan to make sure Postal Service delivers ballots quickly, one week ahead of election
As Many Cast Votes by Mail, USPS is Slowing Down
Thousands of Mailed DC Ballots Returned as Undeliverable
USPS Marks Red Ribbon Week With Drug Free USA Stamp
Millions of ballots yet unreturned as time for reliable postal delivery passes
Internal postal service memo calls for extraordinary measures to 'deliver democracy'
Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson: You Shouldn’t Rely On Postal Service For Absentee Ballots
Former Spokane postal worker accused of stealing mail from South Hill homes

October 27, 2020
The U.S. Postal Service Was Designed to Serve Democracy
New scam uses fake US Postal Service money orders, gets victims to buy gift cards as ‘mystery shopper’
Should You FedEx Your Ballot? No.
Feds Charge Kentucky Postal Worker With Destroying Mail
Letter carriers push on amid pandemic struggles
Missouri man's packages at a standstill, collecting dust at USPS facility due to postal service delays
USPS OIG: 7-and-11-ton lift gates review
USPS, police investigate charred mail found in Boston mailbox
USPS put to the test by Fox News ahead of 2020 election
Despite Struggling With Widespread Mail Delays, USPS is Processing More Ballots on Time
Springfield, MA Man Sentenced for Damaging Postal Vehicle and Stealing Mail
Postal Service Delays Could Lead To Rejected Ballots
US election 2020: Could postal voting upend the US election?
PMG discusses election, other topics
Vote-by-Mail Window May Be Closed, Advocates Say, Urging Drop-Offs
Postal delays persist with mail voting underway
Democrats urge swing-state voters to turn in mail ballots, consider bypassing USPS
Pascrell Blisters Post Office Interference
American Oversight v. USPS – Postmaster General DeJoy’s Calendars

October 26, 2020
Mail delays, the election and the future of the US Postal Service: 5 questions answered
DeJoy’s 57 Varieties of Cost Cutting: What’s in the new OIG report—and what’s not?
How the shenanigans of rogue postal workers expose the weak link in mail-in voting
Want something delivered by Christmas? Order way in advance
Dear Santa Movie Shines a Light on the 100-year-old ‘Operation Santa’ Program of the United States Postal
Service
‘A disgrace to democracy’: Dozens of ballots destroyed in suspected arson of a Boston drop box
Postal delays persist around the country with mail voting underway
As deadlines loom for absentee ballots, USPS still lagging its service standards in Ohio
Minnesota Postal truck fire

October 25, 2020
Trump-damaged Postal Service still lagging in key states raising mail-in ballot concerns
Fearful calls flood election offices as Trump attacks mail-in voting, threatening participation in GOP strongholds
Georgia: Yet another LLV postal truck fire
Political mail piling up across Maine in unusual election year
Chinese companies could invest in Cuba’s postal sector
Detroit mail delivery slowest in the nation, data shows
Native David Hyslip has spent 47 meaningful years with the Postal Service
USPS mail carrier has adorable encounter with furry admirer in Cleveland
Don't sell our embattled, hardworking postal officials short
100 Million Ballots, But Experts Say 'Heaven And Earth' Being Moved For Election Mail

October 24, 2020
USPS boosts extra trips, returns mail processing machines to service
USPS shares how mail-in ballots are delivered in unprecedented election
Postal Service to take ‘extraordinary efforts’ to find missing Indiana ballots
Austria's postal service issues 'corona stamp' printed on toilet paper
Senate Democrat: USPS mail delivery improving, but still unacceptably low
Battleground postal delays persist with mail voting underway
Podcast: The Consequences of DeJoy's USPS Changes
Can USPS cash in on its geolocation data?
Wisconsin Postal Service Facilities Violating Federal Court Orders, Not Reconnecting Sorting Machines,
Lawmaker Says
USPS Issues New Service Performance Report for the Week of October 10th
Will mailed-in ballots be delivered on time?
Maine supreme court declines to extend mail-in vote deadline
Higgins Responds to Report Confirming USPS Operational Changes Initiated by Postmaster DeJoy Led to
“Significant Negative Service Impacts Across the Country”
States Lose Fight to Get USPS Outside Monitor for Election Mail
U.S Rep. Velázquez Questions Postal Bust in Brooklyn

October 23, 2020
U.S. Postal Service has delivered more than 100 million ballots
Postal Service Taking New ‘Extraordinary Measures’ To Speed Up Ballot Delivery For Election
$35K reward after mail carrier robbed in North Hollywood
Prescott postal worker marks important career milestone
Thousands of Wisconsinites, including postal workers, raise alarm about mail system
Congresswoman questions postal bust in Sunset Park
Lawmaker Blasts DeJoy For Blocking Democrats From Postal Service Facilities
Viewpoint: The Postal Service will deliver on mail-in voting
Rep. Lawrence Statement on Release of the USPS IG’s Report on PMG DeJoy’s Operational Changes
PMG discusses election with employees in Philadelphia
Carper Statement on OIG Report Confirming Abrupt USPS Policy Changes Resulted in Detrimental Delivery Delays
USPS OIG – Expedited Packaging Supplies Program Costs
USPS Holiday Season 2020
USPS Has Made 57 Changes to Mail Operations Since Louis DeJoy Took Over
Postal Service awards $5 million contract to Postmaster DeJoy's former company XPO
Judge orders Postal Service to restore high-speed mail sorting machines
More Than 25% Of First-Class Mail Not Being Delivered On Time In Baltimore
FBI investigating after threatening letters mailed to President Trump supporters
Some partisan activities allowed for employees

October 22, 2020
Miss America 2020 Attending Postal Service Ceremony For Drug Free USA Stamp Dedication Oct. 27
U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Demands Answers from Postmaster General Louis DeJoy about Ongoing Delays in
Mail Delivery to Wisconsinites
Key swing states vulnerable to USPS slowdowns as millions vote by mail, data shows
Postal Carrier Veteran Adjusts to COVID-19 Mail Delivery
What Are Mail Carriers Saying About the Mail?
CT postal supervisor admits to stealing packages from Middletown post office
USPS to recognize veterans’ service for Veterans Day
Wisconsin Postal Worker Charged with Misappropriating Funds & Faking Records
We mailed 64 letters, packages in battleground states to check on mail delays. Here’s what we found
Are USPS transportation policies still causing mail delays?
Mail delays continue to plague Detroit, Peters report finds
Caught on cam: Postal carrier tosses packages, then woman with stroller steals it
OIG: Operational Changes to Mail Delivery
The Law that Indebted the USPS Is Even Worse Than You Think
Drug Free USA stamp to be dedicated Oct. 27
Dem lawmakers accuse Postal Service of illegally blocking visits
Postal workers accused of interfering with US election mail-in ballots

October 21, 2020
Delivery Driver Shot in Philly's Queen Village Neighborhood
Fact check: Photo of discarded mail is not ballots cast for Trump
Stop Act deadline looms for U.S. Postal Service
USPS Still Not Sorting Election Mail Fast Enough, States Say
Here's Where the Postal Service's Mail Delays Could Have the Biggest Impact on the Election
The Postal Inspection Service warns about new scam
USPS OIG – Operational Changes to Mail Delivery by PMG DeJoy
U.S. Postal Service still not sorting election mail fast enough, Michigan and other states say
USPS did not analyze how changes would affect mail delivery, watchdog says
Nearly 150 Las Vegas postal workers have had COVID-19
USPS did not analyze how changes would affect mail delivery, watchdog says | USPS IG: Postal service changes
compounded significant negative service | Report (PDF)
Stop Act deadlines looms for USPS
New Jersey Postal Service Employee Admits Stealing Mail
2020 U.S. Postal Service Election Mail Fact Sheet
USPS Postal Pulse Results Reported
Postal workers are filing 500 OSHA safety complaints each day

October 20, 2020
The Post Office in a Decent Society
Cellphone videos show overflowing mailboxes in parts of DC and Montgomery County MD
Former Postal Worker Pleads Guilty to Role in Marijuana Conspiracy
Postal Worker Charged in Federal Court After Alleged Theft of Vote-by-Mail Ballot, Gift and Debit Cards, and Other
Mail
2 New Jersey congressmen prevented from touring Kearny NJ Post Office sorting facility
Lawmakers encourage people to vote; thank town clerks, postal workers
Long before post offices became political flash points, this artist was photographing them
Postal workers really do not feel safe
Some North Texans Who Requested Mail-In Ballots Are Choosing to Vote in Person
Combined Federal Campaign 2020
Miami Beach Letter Carrier Admits To ‘Stealing Mail Sporadically’ For The Past 2 Years
Denver Ballots Being Dumped According to Multiple Reports
PMG addresses employees in new video
Today in History: Anthrax was discovered in a House postal facility on Capitol Hill
OIG: Making Sure Every American Vote Overseas is Delivered
Legislation to Repurpose Decommissioned USPS Mailboxes as Ballot Drop Boxes Advances
Man to face federal charges for arson at Bishopville Post Office in 2020 and 2017

October 19, 2020
OPM Announces 2021 Health, Dental, and Vision Program Premiums
Decision day going postal: Will mail-in ballots be delivered on time?
Holiday Crunch Starts Early With More Packages Than Means to Deliver Them
Watchdog says DeJoy's delayed XPO divestiture will not absolve him of possible previous conflicts
USPS News Link: Don't show prerecorded movies at facilities
Green Country resident battles misdelivered mail
AI Initiatives at the US Post Office: Final Rethink Before We Dissolve It  
The Postal Service is Under Attack. Our Research Shows Who This Hurts Most
Postal Service, Chewy, UPS, others hiring thousands of seasonal employees
Decision day going postal: Will mail-in ballots be delivered on time?
Reports of False Postal Delivery Scans Worry Sellers

October 18, 2020
Post office mural depicting slavery is covered
A New Agenda for Postal Reform
Court Says Michigan Cannot Count Ballots Received After Election Day
A Kentucky postal worker who trashed over 100 mail-in absentee ballots was fired and could face federal charges
Police investigating Bishopville, SC Post Office fire as arson
This Holiday Crunch Starts Early With More Packages Than Means to Deliver Them
Amazon Prime delivery truck hits car, jumps curb, crashes into house
A New Agenda for Postal Reform

October 17, 2020
Snow, rain nor COVID-19 stops essential USPS carriers
Across the Fence: Mail
Suspect allegedly steals mail truck in DC, leads police on chase
Postal Service Receives High Praise From Gen Z'ers
U.S. Postal Service Benches Its Police Officers Before Election
Ohio postal worker investigated for alleged Facebook comment
No playing politics - Postal employees reminded of Hatch Act prohibitions
More Billings voters report vandalized ballots - mailbox theft
Mailboxes left wide open at NW Bend, OR apartments leave voters concerned
Michigan court overturns absentee ballot extension
USPS integrates Click-N-Ship, Label Broker
Slip, Trip and Fall Prevention Week begins
DeJoy’s Postal Service Changes Have Now Been Struck Down 8 Times In Court
Feds Arrest NJ Post Office Custodian In $15,000 Theft Of Checks, Cash
U.S. Postal Officials Looking At Enfield Absentee Ballot Problem
AED: The Big Postal Issue That Needs More Attention

October 16, 2020
U.S. Postal Service Benches Its Police Officers Before Election
Louis DeJoy Forced To Divest From Former Company That Contracts With Postal Service
St Louis mail handlers union official charged with embezzlement of labor union assets
Will There Be an End-of-Year Retirement Exodus?
USPS Delivering More Mail on Time After Walking Back DeJoy’s Reforms
PA postal workers face federal charges for dumping mail in trash
417 million pieces of 2020 election mail have already been sent
Forsyth residents head to polls despite requesting ballots, citing their mistrust in USPS
DC residents still having mail delivery issues while USPS insists its ready for Nov. 3
People are planning to dress as postal workers for Halloween
Six employees at Tallahassee USPS location test positive for COVID-19
NPMHU Prevails in National Arbitration Regarding MHA Discipline
USPS investigates theft of absentee ballots in Norwalk
Ten Defendants Charged For Unemployment Insurance Fraud - One Was A Nevada Postal Employee
Postal employee who discarded 112 Louisville ballots no longer works for USPS, could face federal charges
Worries about postal service and mail-in ballots push early voters to in-person polling places
NY officials optimistic about fixes to mail-in voting system
The U.S. Postal Service Continues to Maintain Service Performance Amid Surge in Mail Volume
DeJoy’s Donations to GOP Convention May Align With Wife’s Ambassador Nomination
USPS Needs Monitor to Ensure Election Compliance, States Say
CREW sues USPS on Louis DeJoy conflicts
Most Nonprofit Mail Rates To Jump in 2021

October 15, 2020
Amazon staffers demand paid time off to vote in 2020 election
The Speedy Mail-In Ballot Plan that Can Thwart Trump’s Election Power Grab
California Man Convicted of United States Postal Service Mail Bombing
Former Oregon Postal Worker Sentenced to Prison for Stealing Over 400 Mobile Phones Out of Packages in the
Mail
Lehigh Valley residents ask, why did the mail come so late or not at all on Tuesday?
Postal workers are falsifying data to boost on-time delivery statistics, records show
USPS, already drowning in packages, now juggling Prime Day, holiday sales on top of ballots
USPS investigates mail box break-in at Denver apartment complex
Postal Service gives up legal fight, agrees to reverse service changes
Postal vehicle hit by pickup truck while delivering mail
USPS worker who threw out mail is Qanon follower: report | USPS special agents find massive amount of mail
OIG: Using Data to STOP Opioids
The Fate of the USPS Rests in the Ballot Box
Vermont Delegation Demands Postmaster General Deliver and Install Critical Mail Processing Machine to White
River Junction Facility
New USPS vice president – Pastre now leading government relations
New Christmas Stamp Features ‘Our Lady of Guápulo’
Feds Will Pay 4.9% More Toward Health Care Premiums Next Year
USPS Delays Decision On LLV Replacement Until the End of the Year

October 14, 2020
Northern Michigan post office 'engulfed' in flames
USPS resolves issue after photo shows mail-in ballots leaking from USPS box in Austin
USPS Inspector General Probes Change of Address Failure
Amazon Delivery Drivers Can't Pursue OT Suit As A Group
PMG DeJoy Champions USPS Employee Commitment to a Safe and Secure Election
Former North Carolina Postal Employee Pled Guilty to Stealing Mail
Caught On Camera: Pennsylvania postal worker seen dumping mail into trash
The circular journey of one uncounted 2020 Pennsylvania mail ballot
With the shift to voting by mail, it may take much of November to determine if Trump or Biden won
Social Security Announces 1.3 Percent Benefit Increase for 2021
USPS has three pandemic-related websites
Honoring a sacred trust – Latest PMG video focuses on elections

October 13, 2020
Great Postal Strike 50th anniversary dinner update
Video: How The U.S. Postal Service Fell Into A Financial Black Hole
eBay Advises Sellers to Look at USPS Alternatives
The flood of Amazon Prime Day packages won't delay your mail-in ballot
Federal Agents Raid Home Of Pittsburgh-Area Mail Carrier, Collect Bags Of Suspected Undelivered Mail
OIG Estimates That USPS Overpaid Injured Employees $3.9 Million Annually
The all-too-real possibility of an election fiasco
Wichita Falls, TX postal truck fire
Peters Releases Investigative Update Showing Postal Service On-Time Delivery Remains a Concern Despite
Improvements
U.S. Postal Service contract could mean $800M for Lordstown Motors
Postal Service, now under fire, vastly overspent on its employee relocation program
Woman Finds Discarded Ballots Near South Los Angeles ATM
CBS 58 Investigates: USPS mail truck fires

October 12, 2020
Columbus Day
Pitney Bowes, turning 100, shifts to ecommerce as its trusted postage meter recedes into the past
Mel Stahmer, a proud union member, was the kind of mailman who knew everyone on his route
Hamilton post office sees substantial increase in incoming student mail
USPS Hiring on Staten Island
Mural depicting slavery covered up at Catonsville Post Office
17 employees at USPS processing center in Las Vegas test positive for the coronavirus
Congressman Riggleman Co-sponsors Bipartisan Bill To Address Concerns About 2020 Election Fraud and to
Improve the Security of the Mail-in Ballots
Feds cleared to investigate when it suspects election fraud involving USPS, defense employees

October 11, 2020
Postal workers pay tribute to employee killed in hit-and-run with a procession in Portsmouth
California is ready to pilot a postal banking solution
‘Everyday Hero’: Postal Carrier Helps Norwalk Man Who Cut Himself With Chainsaw
Postal worker dies after being hit by car in Portsmouth
Postal workers pay tribute to employee killed in hit-and-run with a procession in Portsmouth
Despite late deliveries this summer, local postal officials confident they will handle rush of mailed election ballots
Des Moines man concerned after he says mail-in ballot was returned to his home
SANTA MONICA - Several dozen mail-in ballots were found in two different trash cans on Friday

October 10, 2020
U.S. Postal Service contract could mean $800M for Lordstown Motors
CBS 58 Investigates: USPS mail truck fires
USPS on-time performance dips again as millions prepare to mail 2020 ballots
Connecticut Absentee Ballot Investigation handed off to Office of Inspector General of U.S. Postal Service
Without secrecy sleeves, your mail-in ballot might not count
About 50,000 Ohio voters receive wrong absentee ballots
Postal Mail Delivery Still Facing Delays As Election Nears, Senate Report Finds
EAP can help during trying times
New Stamps Showcase Winter Scenes
America’s postal service is a rural lifeline—and it’s in jeopardy
USPS additional-ounce, postcard rates to go up in 2021
DeJoy donated nearly $700,000 to Trump's convention, new filings show

October 9, 2020
Texas gunman sentenced for shooting postal worker
Maine postal workers reassemble dismantled high-speed letter sorting machine
San Antonio man arrested after unprovoked attack on postal worker had grievance against USPS, police say
USPS investigating after mail found in dumpster in Virginia Beach
The High Price of 'Making the Numbers' at the USPS
What's the Real Reason Behind the Post Office Removing Mercedes Badges From Its New Vans?
Video: Is the United States Postal Service Essential?
Bergen County Postal Employee Arrested for Bank Fraud and Mail Theft
Postal Bulletin: Federal Income Tax Withholding
USPS Issues New Service Performance Report for the Week of September 26th
Former Postal Worker Pleads Guilty to Disability Fraud after Failing to Disclose Side Job
Pennsylvania man faces charges over alleged scheme to defraud USPS
‘Seinfeld’: Wayne Knight’s Newman Blasts Trump For Disparaging Postal Service
Workhorse short seller says USPS prototype vehicle rolled down a hill after emergency brake failure, injuring
driver
Philly mailman surprises 2-year-old with USPS uniform for Halloween
Man finds ballots, other mail tossed into trash cans in Santa Monica
If A U.S. Attorney's Office Suspects Election Fraud Involving Postal or Military Employees The DOJ Is Allowed to
Take Investigative Steps Before Polls Close
Los Angeles woman finds discarded mail-in ballots on ground near drive-thru ATM: 'Is this meant to suppress the
vote?'
PA Politicians Call for Changes at Postal Service to Better Handle Mail-in Ballots
Democratic Voters Beware: “Vote by Mail” in US Battleground States Is a Trap
N.J. Lawmakers Call For Postal Service Probe Into ‘Habitually Abandoned Mail’ Ahead Of Election
'Mail voting doesn't work for Navajo Nation': Native Americans face steep election hurdles
U.S. Postal Service Announces New Prices for 2021
World Post Day – Annual commemoration is Oct. 9

October 8, 2020
DOJ charges mail carrier for dumping mail and ballots in New Jersey dumpster
Postal Service Blocks Lawmakers From Visiting USPS Facilities Before Election
Sen. Bob Casey: Postal workers say efforts to sabotage mail are ongoing in Lehigh Valley
Philly Postal Workers Say Changes From Postmaster General Slowed Down Mail Delivery
Postal Service cuts are cutting into its law enforcement mission
What's The Real Reason Behind The Post Office Removing Mercedes Badges From Its New Vans?
New Jersey Postal Worker Arrested For Allegedly Dumping Mail, Including Election Ballots
New Jersey Postal Employee Arrested for Bank Fraud and Mail Theft
Postal facility with COVID cases investigated by OSHA in Las Vegas
Blaine mail carrier retires after 29 years on the job
PHOTOS: USPS Election Mail Delivery in Action
Albuquerque artist says 20% of her mail has been delayed for weeks
USPS releases deadlines for holiday shipping
Postal Inspection Service launches operation to protect U.S. veterans from mail scams
Police arrested a Texas man accused of punching a mail carrier in the back of the head for no apparent reason
Postal Service asks judge to clarify ruling it says could undermine election

October 7, 2020
Florida healthcare union sues Postal Service over mail ballots
We mailed about 400 letters to test USPS in CT. Most arrived in a few days, but some never did.
Sen. Casey wants answers after learning some Lehigh Valley mail is stuck in Scranton
Here’s how USPS plans to restore on-time mail delivery
USPS, NRLCA agree to allow regular rural carriers to deliver packages on Columbus Day holiday
New Jersey Postal Worker Among 4 Men Arrested in Scheme to Steal Mail, Commit Credit Card Fraud
Mail delivery robot makes test run on Tokyo road amid pandemic
Las Vegas: Post office leases warehouse space to handle holiday season mail
Postal Service Ready to Deliver Holiday Cheer to Service Members Worldwide
For Postal Workers, the Challenges Go Way Beyond Ballots
Postal Service Warns 'Massive Operational Disruptions' Possible Amid Nationwide Injunctions
Why the Postal Service is in deep financial trouble
Citing Potential Violations of the Hatch Act USPS Blocks Lawmakers From Visiting Postal Facilities Before Election
Postal employees urged to do paycheck checkup
USPS, CBP Not Implementing Law to Stop Flow of Opioids Into the Country
Military shipping deadlines announced
Emporia, Kansas USPS Contract Carrier Dennis Tapscott charged with mail tampering
Postal Contractor Allegedly Trashed Voter Guides for Atlantic City, South Pass
In Detroit, chronic USPS delays undermine voters’ confidence in voting by mail

October 6, 2020
Biden Promises Cash Infusion, End of Prefunding Mandate for USPS
A USPS Balancing Act—Business vs. Service
Pandemic guidance – Face coverings, social distancing reminder
USPS OIG – Automated Delivery Unit Sorter Cost Savings
USPS OIG – Air Cargo Contract Compliance
Disability Employment Month, ADA mark milestones
USPS Market Research and Insights: COVID Mail Attitudes – Understanding & Impact
Video: PMG DeJoy brings employees up-to-date
New Stamp Celebrates Kwanzaa
Hanukkah stamp to be released Oct. 6
Mailbox break-ins reported at multiple Central Virginia post offices
PAC Led by Postal Official Pours $20 Million Into Rescuing Tillis
FDR took a personal interest in 5 Dutchess County NY post offices
Woman, 20, killed in collision with postal truck in Brooklyn
Alaska elections office sends 81,681 ballots to post office for delivery
On time delivery of first-class mail, which contains ballots, plummets
USPS investigates bundles of mail found near dumpster at N.J. shopping center
Internal review underway after 1,200 missing ballots were found in St. Louis
Ruskin family furious after woman’s ashes lost in the mail
DUI suspect slams into USPS truck, mail carrier hospitalized
Piles of Mail, Including Ballots, Found in Dumpster in New Jersey
OIG: Management Alert – Property Condition Issues at Spring Garden Station

October 5, 2020
Postal worker injured in traffic collision
Postal workers put to the test
USPS confirms ballots were dumped, said they have been delivered
Postal Service employee relocation expense reimbursement requests submitted after Nov. 20 will be processed
for payment on Jan. 2, 2021
USPS: Reward up to $20K to find suspects who robbed letter carrier in Milwaukee
Have you see them? They're accused of stealing people's checks, credit cards from the mail
Post offices could be the new edge of 5G networks
OIG: Digital Generation Digs Mail
Canada Post worker says employer not doing enough to keep them safe from COVID-19
Charges Filed Against Pennsylvania Doctor and Medical Office Manager as Part of $6 Billion Nationwide Health
Care Fraud Takedown
New York Physical Therapy Providers Settle Allegations of Health Care Fraud

October 4, 2020
Senator Markey calling for $25 billion to help support the USPS
What is the size of the Last Mile Delivery market?
Legislation Would Allow All Federal Employees to Carry Over Unused Leave

October 3, 2020
USPS OIG – Relocation Benefits Program
Extended Mail Forwarding test expands
Implementing Advanced Electronic Data: Challenges and Opportunities
Poll: Voters Saying They’ll Vote By Mail Plunges Amid Trump Attacks, USPS Issues
Las Vegas postal workers see surge of COVID cases at central facility
Postal union leader testifies that visiting U.S. congressman was duped during San Antonio post office visit
USPS, South Milwaukee Defend Choice Not to Test Employees After Positive COVID-19 Test
Postal Service to Hire Hundreds in Illinois, Wisconsin
Disappearing blue mailboxes, in Oregon and across the country, are nothing new, U.S. Postal Service records
show - USPS has been removing collection boxes for at least 10 or more years
Close to 18,000 Mail-in Ballots Rejected in Massachusetts Primary Election
Probes of Postal Service are motivated by politics
Democrats Bail on Their Mail-Voting Experiment
Online Sellers to Pass Surge Postal Pricing on to Holiday Buyers

October 2, 2020
Election mail task force update for letter carriers
Update: Missouri Post Office locates 1200 missing absentee ballots
DC Residents Concerned After Mail-In Ballots Left Unsecured by Carrier
TSP Funds Hit the Skids in September
Sorting machine removed from Waterloo, Iowa Post Office is returned
The Postal Service Needs Fixing. Here’s How It Could Happen.
How the USPS Chooses Its Literary Stamps
Postal service ethics problems must be addressed
Do It Now: A Timeline of the Postal Service’s Work Hour Reduction Plan
Poll worker who received stranger's ballot says postal employee threatened him
UK: Postmasters celebrate huge victory against convictions
Poll: Americans abandoning plans to vote by mail
Amazon said nearly 20,000 workers got coronavirus
Friend remembers postal worker who died after Portsmouth hit-and-run
Twelve times postal workers went above and beyond for their community
In NC, consequences of Postal Service slowdown extend beyond the mailbox
5G at the Post Office?
PMG DeJoy Confirms Additional Resources to Ensure Successful Delivery of Election Mail
PMG praises employees for service, commitment
2020 USPS Election Mail Preparedness Efforts Fact Sheet
USPS Issues New Service Performance Report for the Week of September 19th
Postal worker injured in hit-and-run crash has died, police say
Concerns rise about Postal Service as Election Day nears
OIG: Payments to Injured Employees
Why Amazon Is Actually Good for the USPS
USPS OIG – Military, Diplomatic, and Other International Election Mail

October 1, 2020
Facebook bans ads 'delegitimizing' postal voting
Missouri Post Office unable to locate 1200 missing absentee ballots
W.Va. official refutes Trump's debate lie about mailman "selling ballots"
The harmful effects of large package price increases on businesses, consumers and the US Postal Service
Portsmouth police still searching for hit-and-run driver after USPS worker hit; neighbors say road a concern
NLRB Judge Dings Post Office Over Extreme Union Animas
Postal worker pepper sprays stray cats
Mission commitment - PMG answers questions during event
Postal-Ballot Issues Will Hit State, Local Elections
U.S. Postal Inspection Service Increases Interdictions
Protecting the network that binds the nation
72 percent say postal service doing good job despite recent changes
Comer Raises Concerns About Potential Political Bias by Postal Workers in USPS’ Mail-in Ballot Operations
Postal Service Delivers Service Talk re: Missent Election Mail
Why Amazon is Actually Good for the USPS
A few USPS plants are reinstalling mail sorting machines. But in Philly, more changes that could cause mail delays

September 30, 2020
USPS circulates memo on election mail
USPS OIG – Global Positioning System for Highway Contract Routes
Informed Delivery tests new package feature
With Record Number of Mail-In Ballots Expected, NBC10 Philadelphia Tests the U.S. Postal Service
In NC, consequences of Postal Service slowdown extend beyond the mailbox
Testing the USPS Again: NBC 5 Uncovers Postmarking Issues and Delays in DFW
US Postal Service letter carrier seriously injured in Portsmouth VA hit-and-run
How residents rallied to get their post office back
Five companies interested in purchasing Brazil's postal system, including Amazon and FedEx
Community celebrates postal worker's retirement
Federal Judge Reaffirms USPS Must Approve Overtime in Run Up to Election
Mail-in Balloting - Dumped Mail - No Problem Here...Yeah right
NBC tests U.S. Postal Service speeds before election but finds little sign of improvement
NY Postal Votes Sent Out With Wrong Names, Addresses and Confusingly Marked 'Military Ballots'
Woman told to forfeit Second Chance Lottery prize after USPS loses certified mail with ticket inside
Comer Raises Concerns About Potential Political Bias by Postal Workers in USPS’ Mail-in Ballot Operation

September 29, 2020
Poll: USPS should be run like a public service, not a business, Americans say 2-to-1
List of lawsuits against DeJoy, USPS & Trump over mail delays and election mail
UPMA – Extending the Special Exempt pay provision for all Postmasters until December 31, 2020.
As States Prepared Mail-in Ballots, Postal Service Failed to Update at Least 1.8 Million Addresses
Possible suspect vehicle released in shooting of postal worker in Chicago; $50k reward offered
Louisiana man arrested after threats made to a postal worker
DeJoy Says Postal Workers Could Abuse Election Overtime Order
Fourth U.S. judge issues order blocking Postal Service cuts
Late justice known for putting pen to paper
USPS OIG: From High-Rise Apartments to Rural Farms: Delivering Packages Across the Nation
Postal Service: Help is on the way for short-staffed Petersburg post office
Former Madison County, IL Postal Employee Charged with Stealing Mail
Republicans are going all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court over Pennsylvania’s mail ballot deadlines
Brooklyn voters report mislabeled absentee ballots: ‘It’s a major problem’
Trump is hurting US Postal Service, a lifeline for Americans in poverty
USPS workers quietly resist DeJoy’s changes with eye on election
Village says goodbye to post office veteran
eBay Withdraws Protections for Late Deliveries
Texas Sheriff Charged With Allegedly Destroying Evidence In Death Of Former Postal Worker
NPMHU: Postal Service Delivers Service Talk re: Missent Election Mail
Testing the Speed of the US Postal Service, Round II
Don’t take a chance by ‘mailing it in’ this November

September 28, 2020
Third judge orders USPS to halt delivery cuts before November's election
Exclusive: As States Prepared Mail-in Ballots, Postal Service Failed to Update at Least 1.8 Million Addresses
Packages incoming! Amazon Prime Day is Oct. 13-14
CNN: Another judge delivers blow to USPS, says changes put election mail 'at risk'
Amazon Introduces a $30 Mailbox Sensor
Retiring with a record of service: Cheryl Brown is the longest-serving Heights postmaster
NPMHU: Postal Service Delivers Mandatory Stand-Up Talk re: Ready to Deliver Election Mail for the Nation

September 27, 2020
Is mail theft surging in the U.S.? Postal inspectors don't know
Test of Colorado mail finds delivery is timely - most of the time
Save the Post Office: Lawsuits against DeJoy, USPS & Trump over mail delays and election mail
1,500 mail ballots arrived too late to count in Kansas
Rhinebeck petitions USPS to preserve Depression-era murals at post office
Good Deed: Letter Carrier Epitomizes Dedicated Service
Shelby County, TN Fire respond to mail truck engulfed in flames

September 26, 2020
Your Letters and Parcels Are Piling Up Thanks to the New Privatizer General
USPS issues new performance report for week of September 12
Trump administration retreats from Postal Service overhaul
$50K reward offered in shooting of female USPS carrier on Chicago's South Side
USPS Refuses to Comply With Judge's Order to Allow ALL Overtime Before Election
Read the Post Office's Mandatory Pep Talk About Election Mail
President Trump, briefed by AG Barr, was the first to reveal that the discarded ballots were votes for him, before
Pennsylvania authorities announced a probe into the matter
Judge rules against Navajo Nation voter lawsuit to force Arizona to count late-arriving mail-in ballots
Possible suspect vehicle released in shooting of postal worker on South Side; $50k reward offered
Postal Service defends on claims that cuts threaten election
Mail truck fire – Virginia
PMG Issues Vote By Mail Policies and Clarifying Operational Instructions
We knew we could do SOMETHING.
Man charged with having ammo outside California post office after punching postal worker
Video: The Economic Club of Washington, D.C. hosted a virtual event with PMG

September 25, 2020
Two Former Louisiana Postal Workers Indicted on Federal Charges
Former Texas postal worker indicted for delay and destruction of Mail
Read the Post Office’s Mandatory Pep Talk About Election Mail
A Post Office: If You Can Keep It
DeJoy Says Mail Sorting Machines Were Stripped For Parts And Can't Be Reinstalled
The USPS claimed it can't restore some mail sorting machines because it 'dismantled' them
USPS instructs employees to restore extra mail trips and some processing machines
Brazil Seeks $2.7 Billion With Postal Service Privatization
VICE: The Legacy of 'Going Postal
DeJoy: Trump 'incorrect' that USPS isn't equipped to handle mail-in voting
NY Woman Employed As Mail Carrier Charged With Acting As A Money Mule For Internet Scammers, Sending
Thousands Of Dollars To Africa
Pandemic protection - USPS employees to receive new face coverings
USPS investigating trays of mail, absentee ballots found in Wisconsin ditch
Former Texas postal employee indicted for delay and destruction of mail
NPMHU: PMG Issues Vote By Mail Policies and Clarifying Operational Instructions
Ahead of election, USPS mail delays still far exceed goals, records show
DeJoy says he’s happy as PMG, wants to remain
USPS Regrets Its Transparency, Asks FOIA Requester To Remove 1,200 Pages It Forgot To Withhold
USPS Communications of Postmaster General Brennan Containing Key Terms
DMM Revision: Customs Forms Acceptance Policies, including Military Mail
US Postal Service defends accusations that cuts threaten election
Drug Free USA stamp arrives soon
USPS Updates Guidance on Criteria for Return to Work for Employees after an absence related to COVID-19

September 24, 2020
USPS elects not to implement payroll tax deferral
Election mail task force update
Amazon Logistics' planned 2020 growth exceeds previous 3 years combined
Internal USPS documents link changes behind mail slowdowns to top executives
Postal workers say they are ready for the mail-in voting surge (Unless Postmaster General Louis DeJoy gets in
the way.)
USPS Troubles Worry Non-Profit Groups
Postmaster General Highlights Vision to Establish USPS as Preferred Delivery Service for American Public
Postal Service to Host Drive-Thru Indy Job Fair
Mother's ashes missing after being mailed to Jacksonville
Lexington: U.S. Postal Service's Detour Decade
Two Former Shreveport, LA USPS Employees Indicted on Federal Charges
Family to mark birthday of missing pregnant Chicago postal worker Kierra Coles
NPMHU: USPS Updates Guidance on Criteria for Return to Work for Employees after an absence related to COVID-
19
The Postal Service’s Nightmare Election Scenario
Injunction Against Postal Reforms Is Biased Judicial Overreach
Postal Police Warn Limits on Probes Threaten Election Integrity
eBay Strikes Deal with UPS, Offering Sellers Discounted Shipping
Staffing Issues, COVID-19 Cases At Postal Service Prompt Concern About Mail-In Ballots In Chicago And Beyond

September 23, 2020
Darby man gets 10-30 years in jail for beating death of retired Postal Employee
American Oversight Sues USPS for Postmaster General DeJoy’s Emails and Directives
USPS OIG – Generation Z and the Mail
New documents show Amazon is a $3.9 billion customer USPS can't lose
Staffing Issues, COVID-19 Cases At Postal Service Prompt Concern About Mail-In Ballots In Chicago And Beyond
The USPS Needs to Stop Acting Like the CIA
Mail found in ditch in Greenville - mail included absentee ballots
Listen: Postmaster general disagrees with Trump on mail-in voting in call with Griswold, other election officials
For rural Texans, the Postal Service is a lifeline, but some say it's been in decay for years
Charges dropped for Everett man accused of mailing explosives
Amazon's first store in St. Louis opens today
Wilmington USPS carrier saves mail after truck catches fire

September 22, 2020
Louisiana couple charged in postal insurance fraud scheme
Court Losses Mount for USPS as Agency Management, DeJoy Weigh Options
U.S. judge orders Post Office to expedite November election mail
Feds: NJ Crew Used Postal Workers, High School Students To Steal, Forge COVID Stimulus Checks
Car Crashes Into Post Office in North Hampton
"In the anarchist jurisdiction of Seattle's Central District, a neighborhood celebrates its new post office"
Amazon to raise holiday rates to offset USPS surcharges
NY Judge Orders Postal Service to Prioritize Processing Election Mail
USPS elects not to implement deferrals of payroll taxes for workers
NPMHU: New MOU on Temporary Extensions at Step 3 and Arbitration Appeals Signed
OIG: Helping Bridge the Digital Divide
Wilmington, NC FD: Mail delivery truck damaged in blaze
APWU Statement: Federal Court Issues Preliminary Injunction Against Postal Policies that Could Slow Election Mail
U.S. Postal Service files patent for combined mail and blockchain voting system
New Forever Stamp Provides Bold Color for the Holiday Season
Postal flags should be flown at half-staff to honor Ginsburg

September 21, 2020
Revealed: evidence shows huge mail slowdowns after Trump ally took over
How The Post Office Became A Political Football
Emmys: Jimmy Kimmel, Anthony Carrigan Spoof USPS Controversy With Mailman Bit
Empty trucks, falsified records: How Louis DeJoy's changes at the Postal Service brought chaos
Jimmy Kimmel's Odd New Mailman Bit at the Emmys
Chicago postal workers attend rally to demand something be done about violent crime plaguing the city

September 20, 2020
EBay activates plan to shift more business to UPS and away from Postal Service because of mail delays
Texas postal worker pleads guilty to delaying mail
Postal Service backs off threats to stop mail delivery in Wakulla County ahead of election (PDF)
A place in history at the Wilkes-Barre Post Office
If the U.S. Post Office has an ally, it's Duel2 and play-by-mail games
Asbury Park Postal Carrier Hero
Brewster woman offers delivery drivers, postal workers snacks during difficult times
USPS letter carrier retires after 36 years of service
A package addressed to Trump containing the deadly poison ricin was intercepted
Authorities intercept envelope addressed to White House with ricin
USPS Files A Patent For Voting System Combining Mail And A Blockchain
US election: with 50 million ballots to deliver, America’s creaking postal service fears failure, not fraud
U.S. senators reintroduce postal banking
Clerk says USPS postcard offers good election advice
FACT CHECK: U.S. Postal Service has the most cash on hand, though debt still looms
USPS settles lawsuit over misleading Colorado mailers with false voting info
USPS investigating why 237 absentee ballots showed up weeks late for Aug. 11 primary
OIG: Package Delivery in Rural and Dense Urban Areas

September 19, 2020
Postal Service feared Trump’s rhetoric could cost it billions in Amazon business, documents reveal
The Election’s Biggest Threat Is No Longer the Postal Service
Amazon launches retail store at The Woodlands Mall
It's Time to Make Postal Workers Heroes Again
FedEx, USPS to hire over a thousand team members in L.A. area
Gillibrand, Sanders reintroduce Postal Banking Act to fund U.S. Postal Service
USPS agrees to scrap confusing election mailers in Colorado
Feds: New Jersey Crew Used Postal Workers, High School Students to Steal, Forge COVID-19 Checks
Chicago Postal Workers May Stop Delivering Mail in Some Communities If They Don't Feel Safe
Treasury Tried To Take Over Postal Service Control, Docs Show
USPS OIG : Package Delivery in Rural and Dense Urban Areas
Congress must save the Postal Service from collapse — our economy depends on it
White House Axed USPS Plan To Send 5 Masks To Every American Household
Post Office Records Reveal Emails About Treasury Takeover, Thwarted Mask Delivery Plan
Internal documents say U.S. Postal Service made $1.6B profit on Amazon deliveries in FY2019
Postmaster General Louis DeJoy recently visited the Gulf Coast
In ‘Tense’ Call, DeJoy Tells Election Officials That USPS Can Handle Mail Ballots
Oversight Committee Passes Nonpartisan Postmaster General Act
USPS Service Performance Continues to Show Uptick Through Labor Day Weekend
Man arrested after attempted robbery at post office

September 18, 2020
COVID-19 Related MOUs Extended Until End of Year
DOL revises the definition of intermittent FMLA leave under the FFCRA
Postal Banking Bill Introduced in Senate
Federal Court Blocks Postal Service’s Controversial Operational Changes Nationwide
USPS OIG: Efficiency and Safety of Lift Gates
Retirement, insurance webinar is Sept. 24
Brooklyn Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing Mail in Liverpool
In video, PMG updates employees
Peters Releases New Investigative Report Detailing Harmful Impacts of Nationwide Mail Delays
Postmaster General and USPS Affirm Readiness for Election In Call with National Association of Secretaries of
State
Internal documents say U.S. Postal Service made $1.6B profit on Amazon deliveries in FY2019
White House nixed plan to distribute 650 million face masks through USPS
Vigil held for postal worker shot injured on South Side, another shot at with paintballs following day
Newly revealed USPS documents show an agency struggling to manage Trump, Amazon and the pandemic
Poorly Protected Postal Workers Are Catching COVID-19 by the Thousands. It’s One More Threat to Voting by Mail
Postal workers say they'll face rain, sleet and COVID-19, but they're 'not doing bullets'
Activist judge takes over United States Postal Service
PMG and USPS Affirm Readiness for Election In Call with National Association of Secretaries of State
PMG Louis DeJoy Remarks to National Association of Secretaries of State
Man indicted for burglarizing post office, other postal crimes
Democrats deserve some blame for postal service’s problems

September 17, 2020
Louis DeJoy's USPS changes brought operational chaos, delays
Why Are So Many Mail Trucks Bursting Into Flames?
Postal Employees Skeptical as Top Officials Testify They Were 'Appalled' Over Mail Delays
Plan to remove Rhinebeck NY Post Office murals raises concern
USPS service performance data for 2020 shows improvement but not back to baseline
USPS currently has the most cash on hand in its history, approximately $15 billion
USPS changes led to 85 million late deliveries in a single week, Senate Democrat's investigation finds
Q&A: Spokane postmaster and union president respond to concerns about USPS
Houston Democrats to USPS Leaders: Why are dozens of post offices rejecting voter materials?
'You're inviting crime' | Union leaders say new USPS policy puts letter carriers in danger
USPS defends voting by mail mailing that cost $28 million
Postal Service and State Officials Feud Over Mail Voting as Election Looms
Fact-checking controversy over USPS mail-in voting postcard
Election Officials Say Postal Service Isn't Helping States Prepare for a Surge in Mail Ballots
Democrats' claims of postal sabotage have no credibility
OIG: Efficiency and Safety of Lift Gates
Former Michigan NALC President Charged With One Count of Embezzlement and Theft of Union Funds in the
Amount of $10,323
Former Georgia NALC Secretary-Treasurer Sentenced to 30 Days In Prison For Embezzlement - Ordered to Pay
$45,934 in Restitution and a $100 Assessment
USPS Points Finger At States Over Pre-Election Changes
Could the pandemic hobble the US Postal Service?
House panel advances bill to ban Postal Service leaders from holding political positions
Bush Administration Ethics Lawyer Slams Hiring Of DeJoy As Postmaster
USPS Points Finger At States Over Pre-Election Changes
Colorado Secretary Of State Requests The US Postal Service Pay For An Accurate Election Mailer
East Hartford postman accused of having cocaine mailed to route

September 16, 2020
‘Why Is He Trying So Hard to Keep It a Secret?’ Postal Service Sued Over Refusal to Release DeJoy Calendar
Instead of selling off the Postal Service, why not expand the services it provides to every community in America?
USPS defends mass-mailing of inaccurate election mail postcards
DeJoy hired four people who worked for his private businesses to work at USPS
Louis DeJoy’s Former Company New Breed Logistics May Have Overcharged Postal Service By $53 Million, Audit
Found
USPS supplier change results in clearer sprayed-on postmark
QAnon is coopting a USPS phishing scam
LA Times: More than half of letters delayed amid USPS crisis, survey finds
Video: Government Operations Subcommittee Hearing – Postal Update – 09/14/2020
Fremont man sentenced for burglarizing post office
USPS temporarily suspends operations at several Alabama post offices due to Hurricane Sally
Watch: Postal Police Officers no longer allowed to investigate crimes outside USPS propert
Congress should give postal service a reprieve from financially hobbling requirements
Amazon plans to put warehouses in 1,000 U.S. neighborhoods
Is USPS Dying?

September 15, 2020
C-SPAN: House Oversight Subcommittee Hearing on the USPS
DeJoy Gave $600,000 to GOP After Postmaster Job Opened Up
Post office internet issues send Queens customers on quest for stamps
Postal police union sues USPS, DeJoy over limits to mail theft enforcement authority
USPS employee shot in Virginia, second postal service worker attacked in less than a week
Trump administration has not paid USPS for COVID-19 postcards
Amazon workforce to hit one million after pandemic hiring spree
Postal Service Closes Offices on West Coast Amid Fires
Postal police union sues USPS, DeJoy over limits to mail theft enforcement authority
Trump Admin. Claims USPS Delays Are Thanks To Pandemic
Postal contracts awarded to DeJoy-run company were questioned in 2001 USPS audit
Informed Delivery reaches 30 million subscribers
Bush administration ethics lawyer slams hiring of DeJoy as postmaster
Mail piles up in local post offices due to USPS funding cuts
We mailed 100 letters to test the Postal Service. The verdict: Spotty at best, dismal at worst
OIG: In Times of Crisis, the USPS Delivers for the American Public
OIG: Next Generation Connectivity: USPS Roles in 5G and Broadband Deployment

September 14, 2020
USPS driver killed in single-vehicle crash near Chickasha
Is the Mail Getting Slower? We’re Tracking It
The Seven-Percent Solution: The Not-So-Secret Plan to Downsize the Postal Service
Mail-Sorting Machines Are Crucial for the U.S. Postal Service
USPS: 'We believe the court acted prematurely' on halting voting mailing
VIDEO: New USPS TV Ad
USPS aligns network to boost efficiency
Analysis: What could still go wrong with mail-in ballots and Election Day
USPS asks judge to reconsider order barring it from sending vote info in Colorado
Postal Service urges voters to prepare for mail-in balloting
OIG: Independent Report to OPM - Employee Benefits, Withholdings, Contributions, Supplemental Semiannual
Headcount Reporting
OIG: Recovery for Private Party Damage to Postal Service Vehicles

September 13, 2020
One Cat - One Bite - Off To The Emergency Room - from Rick Owens
Statement from Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold on Lawsuit Filed Against the USPS
A million mail-in ballots could go uncounted this fall. The USPS may not be to blame
Warning ‘Patently False’ Information ‘Will Sow Confusion,’ Federal Judge Blocks Postal Service From Sending
Mailers to Colorado Voters
Friends, strangers rally to help postal worker who had stroke | GoFundMe Page
Campbell man claims area postal workers fudging records to hide deteriorating service
Colorado secretary of state sues USPS over election mailers she says misleads state's voters | USPS accused of
sending voters' postcards with misinformation | Federal judge blocks USPS from mailing | Washington election
officials scrambling | Nevada official warns USPS postcard has inaccurate voting information

September 12, 2020
'Like somebody turned off a switch': Small businesses say USPS delays are hitting them hard
Postal Service Used Apps That Had ‘Catastrophic’ Vulnerabilities for Years
Rural carriers union apparently OK with four more years of Trump
Postal carrier argues policy forbidding Trump face mask
Chicago letter carriers 'terrified' by violence, union says
Fire evacuees will have mail redirected
In court, USPS blames mail delays on 'poor judgment' by local supervisors
NAPS – Can They All Be Wrong?
Audio: The Postal Service
They call it “Hostage mail”
Protesters rally outside of Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s home in Greensboro
Postal worker is charged with stealing narcotics from veterans
Syracuse Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting a U.S. Postal Employee
USPS sends postcards encouraging voters to ‘make a plan’ for mail-in ballots
Election education – USPS launches voter information campaign
USPS Service Performance Continues Upward Trend
USPS aligns network to boost efficiency
Campbell CA Man Claims Area Postal Workers Fudging Records to Hide Deteriorating Service
States Warn DeJoy-Led USPS Is Sending Misinformation About Voting to Millions of Americans

September 11, 2020
Patriot Day
US Postal Service worker shot in Chicago: reports
VIDEO: PMG DeJoy, 4 Postal Union Presidents Join Up for Election Mail Task Force
Malden post office destroyed by wildfire | Entire town mostly destroyed
Senate fails to pass bill that would have provided $10B to Postal Service
MDI is adding 200 workers after landing $15 million postal service contract
AirMail100 honors U.S. Postal Service transcontinental flight
The U.S. Postal Service and Emergency Response: A History of Delivering for the American Public
Sacramento Area Offices Closed due to Wildfires
UPS hikes SurePost rates to match USPS peak surcharges
Carbondale postal employee indicted for embezzling mail
Walmart+ is taking on Amazon Prime
Fire closes Angelus Oaks post office
Lawmakers tour Virginia Postal Service center
Congressman addresses USPS concerns during visit to Buffalo mail processing facility

September 10, 2020
OPM clarifies effect of pandemic leave on retirement deductions
This is still happening: Louis DeJoy, postmaster general.
USPS: Senate report finds 'significant' drug delays under PMG Louis DeJoy
USPS removed 711 sorting machines this year, new court documents show
Survivor benefits - Understanding what they are, how they work
USPS orders murals in 16 post offices to be covered
OIG: Delivery of a New Delivery Vehicle
Audio: A Post Office Insider on What We’re Getting Wrong
NAPS Executive Board Votes to Appeal Dismissal of NAPS v. USPS
Carper, Democratic Colleagues File Brief in Support of Legal Challenges to USPS Changes Ahead of 2020 Election
Amid Firestorm, USPS Launches TV and Direct Mail Campaign to Assuage Concerns About Mail-In Voting
PRC approves temporary price increases for commercial domestic parcel products that USPS
Amazon is hiring 33,000 new employees with an average compensation package worth $150,000
DeJoy to Tap Republican Lobbyist to Quell Mounting Scrutiny
Delayed mail angers residents at retirement community; carrier denied entry after declining COVID screening
Don’t worry about the U.S. Postal Service and the election
What’s really behind Postal Service delays? A flood of packages, a stricter truck schedule and COVID-19
‘Be careful what you ship:’ Court upholds Pa. man’s 30-year federal prison term in cocaine-by-mail case
Trump-appointed USPS board stands by embattled postmaster general
Former Postal Worker Sentenced for Stealing Nearly $40K in Money Orders

September 9, 2020
Remembering Rick Longoria: Member of the USPS in Corpus Christi Dies From Coronavirus
Democrats Fear Partisan Slant at Postal Service as Trump Allies Dominate Most of Board
Democrats Fear Partisan Slant at Postal Service as Trump Allies Dominate Board
Connecticut Postal Worker Admits Stealing Cash and Gift Cards from Mail
Why Is The Postal Service Hiding Louis DeJoy’s Calendar?

September 8, 2020
Former postal worker sentenced for stealing cash from mail at Sweet Grass, Montana post office
Trump says he’s open to investigating Louis DeJoy over GOP contributions
Postmaster General Urged to ‘Immediately Step Aside’ as North Carolina AG Backs Probe Into Campaign Finance
Fraud Allegations
Postal workers rally in support of the USPS on Labor Day
USPS looking to fill positions in Tennessee
As USPS delivery issues continue, morale among postal workers is down
Podcast: Can USPS handle the election? Former DPMG John Nolan on what we’re getting wrong about the USPS
As USPS delivery issues continue, morale among postal workers is down
Amazon's Plan to Bypass the USPS, by the Numbers
Trump: U.S. Postal chief should lose job if alleged campaign finance scheme is true
Postal Reorganization Act has been a failure for the U.S. Postal Service
How the US Post Office Has Delivered the Mail Through the Decades
More Than 550,000 Primary Absentee Ballots Rejected In 2020, Far Outpacing 2016 | More than 550,000 mail ballots
rejected so far: Here’s how to make sure your vote gets counted
Video shows USPS mail being dumped in a California parking lot, but postal union says USPS employees weren't
involved
House Oversight Committee will investigate Louis DeJoy following claims he pressured employees to make
campaign donations
Maryland Mail Carrier, Accomplice Indicted For Allegedly Stealing Credit Cards, Identities Of Victims, Businesses
Did Postmaster General Louis DeJoy Break The Law? In Surprise Move, Trump Backs Investigation

September 7, 2020
Labor Day
Louis DeJoy’s rise as GOP fundraiser was powered by contributions from company workers who were later
illegally reimbursed, former employees say
Testimony of Mark Jamison in Jones v. United States Postal Service
"Now," says AOC: House Democrats Subpoena USPS' Louis DeJoy
The great Postal Service caper
Statement from Congressman Darin LaHood on the Delivering for America Act
Expect Chaos for the November Election - due to mail-in ballots
Probe launched after bags of mail dumped in 2 spots in L.A. area
In battleground states, absentee ballot rejections could triple
Kenosha Post Office to Reopen Tuesday
Brazilian postal workers wage bitter strike against wage cuts, privatization

September 6, 2020
Chris Smith: A big last day for a 'first class' Santa Rosa mail carrier
Labor Day 2020: Shoe leather and the dignity of work
Mail delays cause increasing concern as packages pile up at Buffalo facility
California man arrested in alleged marijuana-by-mail ring that led to shooting death of beloved South Carolina
postal worker
The New York Attorney General’s Postal Service Lawsuit Is Mostly Junk Mail
NPMHU: Labor Day is Our Day

September 5, 2020
USPS overtime up 35% since 2014
Surveillance video shows bags of mail being dumped in Glendale spa parking lot
Testimony of Mark Jamison in Jones v. United States Postal Service
Former postal worker Amanda Holland sentenced for stealing cash
U.S. Postal Service investigates Tennessee mailbox explosions, offers $1,500 reward
USPS Successfully Blocks Lawsuit Over Collision Involving Mail Contractor
Alzheimer’s Semipostal Fundraising Stamp Returning
Statement on Inaugural Meeting of the Postal Service’s Expanded Election Mail Task Force
Iowa post offices shipping more packages
Postal Service hiring part-time, entry-level carriers in Memphis
Senator Warner tours Henrico post office amidst delays, complaints
The 2020 USPS Holiday Stamps are Here!
Late mail leaves rural America disconnected
Postal Service set to hire 1,000 employees in Central Florida
House introduces legislation to restrict PMG’s political activities; fears of postal banking grow
USPS inspector general voices ballot concerns
ACLU sues Delaware Department of Elections over vote by mail deadline
OIG: District’s Stamp Stock Shipments’ Claims for Losses
Surveillance video shows bags of USPS mail being dumped in Glendale CA

September 4, 2020
Senate Republicans and Democrats look toward next step with House postal service bil
Ga. Postal Service fails to send ballots to voters
Ignore the conspiracy theories: Veterans can trust VA prescription drug delivery through the mail
We have a special police force dedicated to protecting the mail. It’s time to deploy them to secure the election
NPMHU and USPS Sign MOU Expanding Annual Leave Benefits For 2021 Leave Year
Mail-in ballots were subject to fraud in Baltimore during the Civil War
OPM: Coronavirus Won’t Delay Open Season
The Trump administration has said that all agencies will soon suspend Social Security payroll withholdings for
federal employees through the end of the year
Postal unions and associations sign agreements with USPS to increase annual leave carryover amounts
U.S. Postal Service Celebrates the Arrival of the Mayflower in Plymouth Harbor Forever Stamp on Sept. 17
America’s Biggest Wildcat Strike Gave Postal Workers the Power
Delivering for the nation – Commercial highlights employees, service
eBay Expands UPS Integration
56% Want USPS Postmaster DeJoy To Resign
Disability denied for injured worker who abandoned workforce
One Family Has Delivered the Mail by Boat for 115 Years. Is This the Last?
Congresswoman denied entry to USPS processing facility amid mail delivery concerns
USPS selling old sorting equipment online
Post Office confessional: ‘Our packages are up over 51% and we have half the workforce, do the math!’
USPS officials worry "supply chain" issues could impact mail ballots: Report
Statement on Inaugural Meeting of the Postal Service’s Expanded Election Mail Task Force
Arkansas postal worker gets prison for pot-theft scheme
Separating Myth from Fact About the Troubles of the Postal Service - a MUST read
About That Postal Office Hysteria
Postal Chiefs Warn: Workers’ ‘Heroic’ Efforts Won’t Save the Vote
Amazing Oklahoman: Mike Dinsmore Is Lifesaving Postal Worker

September 3, 2020
Baltimore postal facility sat on 68,000 pieces of election mail for 5 days ahead of primary, audit shows
Over 1 million ballots delivered to voters late during primaries, Postal Service watchdog finds
Barr likens mail-in voting to 'playing with fire' in testy interview with CNN's Blitzer
Postal Service Lawsuit: A Delivery of Pure Politics
Two Defendants Charged with Murder in Federal Court for Alleged Roles in Death of Postal Employee, Face
Federal Drug Conspiracy Charges with Third Defendant
Postal Service report warns of bottlenecks in processing mail-in ballots
The Postal Service Can Handle Mail-In Voting. What Happens After the Election?
Postal IG Charts Increase in Overtime at USPS
Dead Birds, Missing Drugs, and Lost Human Remains: USPS Workers Blame a 'Manufactured Crisis'
Gilroy Calif. postal worker claims she was fired after family member died of coronavirus
Spring Tx Postal Truck fire
The Post Office Has Been Used For Partisan Politics Before—Until Uniforms Came Along
Survey reveals USPS service issues with two key parcel products
Federal grand jury indicts 3 for murder, drug trafficking in S.C. postal worker’s death
DeJoy Has a Plan for the USPS, and the Election Got In the Way
USPS OIG: Arrow Key Management Controls
Letter Carrier Indicted for Stealing from the U.S. Mail
USPS fires back: Local election boards stuck in outdated, confusing mail-in voting
APWU – Update on National Arbitration “End of Day” Case
Olde Town East residents wonder why post office remains closed
Rise of Amazon orders keep postal workers busy
Houston lawmakers criticize changes at North Houston postal facility ahead of election
For Leave Year 2021, Maximum Annual Leave Carryover Amount Increased from 440 Hours to 520 Hours
Postal Service Has Paid Louis DeJoy’s Former Company $286 Million Since 2013
Trump-Nominated Postal Service Board Member Pushed Black Lives Matter Conspiracy Theories
Postal Service cuts in Arizona raise election fears
Pandemic takes toll on U.S. Postal Service; workers continue to bear the brunt
Why veterans want money for the Postal Service

September 2, 2020
USPS Officials Order Historic Murals Covered in 12 States; Considering Removal
NALC: National-Level Grievance Over Expedited Street/Afternoon Sortation (ESAS) Settled
Red Bank Rallies for Postal Service
Postal carrier pickets Oakland office claiming he's not paid for package deliveries
Rural carrier honored for saving fall victim
Postmaster General to Meet with Election Committee of Secretaries of State
Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission to review USPS heat safety cases
USPS OIG – Processing Readiness of Election and Political Mail During the 2020 General Elections
Families First Coronavirus Response Act Impact on Retirement and Thrift Savings Plan
USPS - SER initiative update
Trump's postal chief ousted brother to win control of family firm, court files allege
Leaked USPS memos tells employees not to speak to media
The GOP Needs To Support The Postal Service…Or Pay The Price.
Accounting Rules Driven by Congress Cost U.S. Postal Service Billions (on Paper)
USPS responds to concerns about Sioux City post office not answering phones
Mail From My Mom in a Pandemic, an Ode to the USPS
Neither Snow Nor Rain Nor Pandemic: Understanding The USPS
USPS to give weekly on-time mail delivery data to oversight committees
OIG: Processing Readiness of Election and Political Mail During the 2020 General Elections
Election mail had slowed before new US postal leader arrived
1 Million Primary Ballots Were Mailed Late, Postal Service Watchdog Says
More than 1,000 Volusia County ballots uncounted after Postal Service ‘glitch’
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin denied meddling in U.S. Postal Service operations to aid President Donald
Trump
Pandemic leave update - OPM clarifies effect on retirement deductions
U.S. Postal Service Financial Crisis Started Well Before Covid-19 Hit

September 1, 2020
Arkansas mail handler disciplined after taking a knee at stand-up talk loses in court
Postal Banking: Brought to You by JPMorgan Chase?
Inspector General's Report Details New Mail Truck Program Problems
All the Latest on Trump's War on Our Public Postal Service
USPS reports service performance has improved across all major mail performance categories
Amazon wins FAA approval for Prime Air drone delivery fleet
Postal worker retires after 36 years of delivering to Ashburn
Jillian Hensley: A USPS Savior
USPS OIG: Lost and Found at the Postal Service
USPS Is Fighting to Block the Release of Data on Mail Delays
Postal chief DeJoy has long leveraged connections, dollars
U.S. Postal Service Partnership for Growth Award Presented to Poshmark
Head Of USPS Board Of Governors Is Also Director Of Mitch McConnell Super PAC
Maple Grove MN postal truck fire
Postal Service worker: Dismantled mail processing machines is only our latest burden
Here's How Pa. Will Get All the Mail-in Ballots Counted in November
Amazon Expands while Congress Makes Postal Service Fund Retiree Health Benefits 75 Years in Advance
Nancy Pelosi’s Recent $194-a-Ballot Postal Intervention
Black, Latino Voters Not All on Board With Mail-In Voting
Texas sues over plans to send mail ballot applications
The Left Goes Postal
Man wearing FedEx shirt caught breaking into Miami Beach mailboxes
You've Got Mail? Investigative Reporters Mail Dozens of Letters to Track Delivery Time
USPS: Third-quarter finances reviewed in video

August 31, 2020
Statement from NALC President Fredric V. Rolando
He delivers where Amazon and FedEx won't: USPS worker covers 'the last mile' to rural America
USPS-linked FedEx SmartPost seeing delays
Battleground states want to be able to process mail ballots before Election Day
Lawsuits against DeJoy, USPS & Trump over mail delays and election mail
NBCDFW: What happened when we put the speed of the USPS to the test?
USPS removes thousands of mailboxes each year. This year, it's political
Common Dreams: JPMorgan Chase has offered to lease space from USPS in exchange for exclusive right to
solicit postal banking customers
House Democrats’ Piecemeal Postal Bill Completely Ignores Struggling Families
Iowa judge's ruling hands Trump campaign early win on mail-in ballots - Court invalidates 50,000 absentee ballot
applications that were pre-filled by election official
Confessions of a (Democratic ) voter fraud: I was a master at fixing mail-in ballots
NC Congressman Rouzer defends calling Postal Service investigation a ‘hoax’
What did we learn from the Postal Service fiasco?
No amount of money can save the Postal Service
Will Postal Service botch election in Michigan? It’s unlikely, experts say
Woman Wary Of U.S. Postal Mailboxes After Checks Are Stolen And She Loses Over $7,000 In Check-Washing
Scheme

August 30, 2020
Fact check: Ballot envelopes with prepaid postage are already first-class mail
Cost-cutting uncertainty mires Postal Service in more delays
Postal Chief DeJoy Has Long Leveraged Connections, Dollars
Dems Turn Table on Post Office Sabotage
What ails the mail are unintended consequences
Silverthorne, CO pays $9,500 settlement to ‘First Amendment auditor’ following incident at post office
Five myths about the Postal Service
Demonstrators rally outside Valparaiso post office to protest USPS changes
Nor gloom of night? When the post office leaves town

August 29, 2020
Fearing Delays and Chaos, Swing States Weigh Early Counting of Mail-In Ballots
The Post Office’s Crucial Role in Working-Class History
Boston Globe Editorial: Louis DeJoy must resign. Now.
Judge orders Postal Service to give details to Washington and other states over changes in mail delivery ahead
of election
Congress established the USPS as both a business and a service. That may be its fatal flaw
Postal worker who took knee lacks job retaliation, bias claims
Mail delivery suspended at L.A. public housing complex with over 1,800 residents
DOJ Interviewed USPS Board Member Bill Zollars in Federal Investigation
Blumenthal Visits Hartford Postal Facility to Plug More Funding for USPS
The head of the USPS said he was suspending changes. But Philly mail delays aren’t getting better
NALC responds to Hurricane Laura and California Fires
‘Everyone’s clueless’: Cost-cutting uncertainty mires Postal Service in more delays
A lifeline. A community center. A business safety net. In Arizona, the mail means more than you may think
DeJoy’s Fix for the Post Office: The Wrong Time, the Wrong Plan, the Wrong Man
The Disruptions and Delays of the U.S. Postal Service Are a Medical Catastrophe
Do the Men Running the Post Office Have Conflicts of Interest? Elizabeth Warren Wants to Find Out.
No sanctions - Reminder: Hatch Act prohibits endorsements
The Postal Service needs to find ways to cut its spending
Trump not to blame for USPS woes
"It's just unfathomable!" Grandfather's ashes get lost in mail
Maher: Don't Use The Mail For Anything But Ballots Until The Election Is Over
U.S. Postal Service, fabricated controversy
Despite DeJoy’s vows to halt changes, serious problems persist, postal workers say
Postmaster General Focused Too Narrowly on Trucking, Some Experts Say
Subcommittee Chairman Connolly Requests Info on Postmaster General’s Secret Communications with Trump
Campaign
Trump, beware: Americans have a deep, enduring love for the Postal Service

August 28, 2020
DeJoy-USPS: Right plan at the wrong time?
The Postal Service is beloved across America. Trump, beware.
The complicated truth behind USPS chief DeJoy's divestment from Amazon stocks
Albion Post Office employees join the USPS Million Miles Club
Bookstore owner saved by USPS during COVID
USPS Mail Delays Still Persisting, Workers Say, Despite DeJoy Pausing Some Changes
1,500+ Volusia Co FL mail ballots arrived late
No, Clovis Post Office mailboxes weren't removed for political reasons, officials say
Postal workers play essential role during pandemic
Postal Regulatory Commission’s 50th Anniversary:Working for the People: 50 Years of Ensuring Transparency and
Accountability of the U.S. Postal Service
Federal judge gives Trump administration 10 days to answer questions about USPS slowdowns
USPS responds to Hurricane Laura
There’s No Evidence Supporting Trump’s Mail Ballot Warnings, FBI Says
New report shows overtime out of control at USPS
NBC News: "Three times more than the volume you would see at Christmas"
Dead "chicks" causes concern for local farmer
Postal union leaders in five battleground states say mail delays persist

August 27, 2020
Chair of USPS Board Under Fire Over Little-Noticed RNC Appearance Backing ‘Four More Years!’ for Trump
USPS OIG: Assessment of Overtime Activity
Save the Post Office: Preserve the People's Post Office
Lexington: Postal Service's Latest Financial Report: A Brutal July
Congresswoman Introduces Bill to Counter President’s Politicization of the Postal Service
A Trump Pick To Oversee The Postal Service Has Extensive Ties To A USPS Contractor
Ex-postal worker destroyed immigration papers thought to be ‘lost’ in mail, feds say
Buffalo woman pleads guilty to assault for spitting on postal employee, claiming she has COVID-19
A retirement community of postal workers has a message to deliver to Trump: Trust the mail
American Diabetes Association asks USPS to get back to business
Postal employees reminded to update their beneficiary forms
Congressional Dems Demand Postmaster General Address USPS Delays Impacting Social Security Benefits
Postal distribution center in South Los Angeles evacuated after bomb threat reported
The Postal Service is telling people their mail is being held ‘at the request of the customer.’ It isn’t true.
USPS: Small businesses feel the attacks on the agency
No postage, no peace: Protesters gather at USPS board member's San Marino home
Fox Business: Nearly half of USPS employees had 'unauthorized overtime' last year, report finds
Postal Service Spent $522 Million on Questionable Overtime Last Year, Watchdog Says
US Postal Service: Officials report no evidence of foreign mail-in vote meddling
N.J. postal workers union rep claims retaliation for speaking out on USPS woes

August 26, 2020
New York-led lawsuit against the Postal Service
Discarded mail sorting machine was old and broken, not brand new as first reported
New York Mag: The House Post Office Hearing Was a Clown Show
House to Probe Limits Put on Postal Cops Protecting the Mail
Postal chief says Trump attacks on mail-in ballots ‘not helpful’
Oral Statement of USPS Board of Governors Chairman Robert Duncan Before the House Committee on Oversight
and Reform
Postmaster General DeJoy says USPS will have ‘redundant resources’ by Oct. 1
U.S. Postmaster Tells House Committee He Will Resume Cost-Cutting After Election
DeJoy Struggles With Basic Postal Questions Even as He Defends Reforms That Caused Delays
Overtime survives, but USPS truck policies could further mail delays
JPMorgan, postal service discussions ingnite ICBA to demand transparency
Video: SAVE THE POST OFFICE RALLIES, AUGUST 23, 2020
Postmaster General: USPS cutting extra trips in line with IG recommendations
Texas letter carrier passes away from coronavirus
New York Post: Democrats' 'postal' panic has zero basis in fact
Poll: Fewer voters say they're voting by mail amid uproar
APWU calls for Senate to return from recess
NYC postal workers stage protest against cutbacks | Columbus | West Sacramento | Detroit | Dallas
Low-profile L.A. politico swept up in the USPS dispute
How is the U.S. Postal Service governed and funded?
House Hearing on United States Postal Service Was Political Ambush
Nancy Pelosi's mad rush to bail out the failing Postal Service
Republicans defend Postal Service, accuse Democrats of scare tactics
Vote on Postal Bill to Be Last Action in Congress for Weeks; USCIS Furloughs Postponed
Rep. Comer: USPS Hearing Political Stunt To Embarrass President Trump
OIG: Business Application Review of the HERO System

August 25, 2020
Americans fear further cuts to U.S. Postal Service ahead of 2020 elections
Postal Service Slowdowns Cause Dangerous Delays In Medication Delivery
Pennsylvania mail problems highlight Trump and DeJoy's Postal Service tampering
Postmaster General blames inaction from Congress for USPS financial problems
Tacoma, Wenatchee postal workers reinstall machines (however, other workers say no such plan has been put in
place)
This feels different: Black postal workers on the USPS' fate
APWU: Aug 25 @SaveThePostOffice Day of Action
Postal Service suspends mail delivery for southern Louisiana ahead of Marco
Postal workers heroically rescued 1,225 ballots
VIDEO: DeJoy fights back
PMG DeJoy Admits That Mail Delays Are Far Worse Than Expected, But Fails to Take Responsibility
Oral Statement of USPS Board of Governors Chairman Robert Duncan Before the House Committee on Oversight
and Reform
Postmaster General Rips Democratic Rep. Jackie Speier, Tells Her To Educate Herself In Awkward Moment
Postal leader defends changes, denies ‘sabotaging’ election
Postmaster General: USPS cutting extra trips in line with IG recommendations
Postmaster General DeJoy denies hobbling mail services in congressional hearing opening statements
As Her Latest Conspiracy Theory (DeJoy) Collapses, Pelosi Calls Republicans 'Enemies of the State'
Grassley: Postal Service adequately funded to handle mail-in voting surge
DeJoy defends Postal Service changes at combative House hearing
Following House Vote on Postal Service Bill, Further Action Unlikely for Weeks
Congressman to PMG DeJoy: How did you mess up 240 years of USPS in a few weeks
GOP Congressman blames mail delays on Postal Workers not showing up for work due to Covid-19
Washington, DC: Robbery of U.S. Postal Service Letter Carrier
Cleveland Postal Service Manager accused of distribution of controlled substances and theft of mail
4 Big Moments From the House’s Postal Service Hearing
Vet Rep. Steube slams postal workers-US troops comparison: ‘Postal service drivers weren’t getting their
vehicles blown up’
The latest postal banking plan gets it wrong again
OIG: Informed on Informed Delivery

August 24, 2020
Trump’s Handpicked Postal Service Chair Has A Long History Of Voter Suppression
Postal trucks sometimes travel across country - with no mail - after USPS cuts
House Oversight Committee Hearing on “Protecting the Timely Delivery of Mail, Medicine, and Mail-in Ballots”
starts at 10AM
Rural Kansas residents fear a diminished US Postal Service
After Senate Hearing, Postal Chief to Appear Before House Oversight Committee Today
Senate will likely oppose the bill, which Trump has condemned as a hoax | Meadows: Bill is just a political
statement
USPS warns House bill will 'constrain the ability' of it to make operational changes
The Nation Rallies for the USPS
Denver-area post office employees call for changes
Statement of Postmaster General Louis DeJoy Before the House Committee on Oversight and Reform
White House says Trump open to amending Postal Service bill
Postal chief urges voters to request, return ballots early
White House rejects House bill for emergency Postal Service aid
White House Chief of Staff bashes Dems’ Postal Service bill
When a post office is not a post office: USPS celebrates 130th anniversary of the Bellville GA post office by
closing it
Protesters hold more demonstrations at PMG DeJoy’s residence over weekend
Rock Island Man Bryan Christopher Hanson Sentenced to Prison for Assault on Postal Worker
Small bomb located in suspicious package left outside Prescott, Wisconsin Post Office Sunday
Protesters Gather At USPS Locations Nationwide To ‘Save The Post Office’
Joaquin Castro questions whether postal workers broke federal law by hiding mail
NPMHU Statement on the Passage of H.R. 8015, the Delivering for America Act
United States Postal Service Statement on Passage of HR 8015

August 23, 2020
6 states sue USPS saying changes have harmed ability to conduct 'free and fair elections'
Emergency postal aid stalls as WH rejects House-passed bill
GOP Lawmakers Call Out Democrats For Lack Of Reasoning Behind USPS Hearing
Democrats' Postal Service funding bill meant to make a political statement
House passes $25B in 'emergency' Postal Service funding, White House threatens veto
'Money wasting HOAX': Trump slams Democrats' $25 billion Postal Service bill
Dems peddling postal service ‘conspiracy theory’
Anatomy of an about-face: Inside the Postal Service's attempts at damage control
The Postal Service may need a bailout. But it's actually making tons of cash
One postal worker explains why she doesn't believe Louis DeJoy
6 takeaways from the postmaster general's Senate hearing
UPS driver arrested in string of Oregon interstate shootings
Democrats say Postal Service delays 'far worse than previously acknowledged'
Did PMG commit perjury? Internal USPS memo appears to contradict postmaster general's testimony.
White House threatens veto of Democrats' Postal Service bill
Treasury Department pushes back on claim Mnuchin is politicizing Postal Service
Charity cannot save the US Postal Service
Washington Postal Workers Defy USPS Orders And Reinstall Mail Sorting Machines
House Democrats pass $25bn bill to fund US Postal Service
‘Save The Post Office’ Protests Turn Up Heat Demanding Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s Resignation
Mnuchin Paved Way for Postal Service Shake-Up
Rats reported feeding on packages of rotted fruit and meat as postmaster general's cutbacks unleash chaos at
California's mail centers
New Postal Service Documents Show Nationwide Delays Far Worse Than USPS Has Acknowledged
Florida: Mail truck started smoking, in 2 minutes went up in flames
Colorado Rallies Call for Fair Practices at USPS Offices | Erie | Oldsmar | Baltimore | Rochester
Everything you need to know about voting by mail, or in person, in Pennsylvania

August 22, 2020
Rally for the Postal Service planned outside Philly’s historic post office today
House poised to approve $25B for Postal Service in rare Saturday vote
Nevada: Contract Mail Carrier Sentenced To Prison For Stealing And Opening Nearly 70 Pieces Of Mail
Rock Island IL Man Sentenced to Prison for Assault on Postal Worker
Is Amazon Weaning Itself Off 'Last Mile' Postal Dependence?
What We Learned From the Senate Hearing on the Postal Service
Watchdog asks postal regulator to seek USPS data on mail delays
Searching for America’s 1930s post office murals – a photo essay
“It Looks Like They’re Targeting Blue Urban Areas”: New Postal Service Plan Is Setting Off Election Alarms
Why Postmaster General Louis DeJoy's Testimony Matters
The Postal Service helps keep millions of Americans alive and well
Postal Delays Slow Delivery of Medicines
Lexington: USPS Breaking Up With First-Class Mail, Chasing Packages
In rural New Mexico, Postal Service woes started long before 2020
Authorities say Cleveland-area postal manager stole mail filled with illicit drugs
USPS launches new election mail website
Just the Facts: Six Things to Know About the Postal Service
Postmaster General says he had ‘no idea’ of mailboxes, equipment being removed
Postal Worker cited for trespassing at Post Office after refusing to follow mask rules
DeJoy demands USPS be ‘liberated’ from pricing constraints
White House threatens veto of Democrats’ Postal Service bill
Treasury Releases United States Postal Service Fact Sheet
Postmaster general considers bringing budget axe down on Alaska’s bypass mail

August 21, 2020
‘Like Armageddon’: Rotting food, dead animals and chaos at postal facilities amid cutbacks
USPS email tells managers not to reconnect sorting machines
Empty mailboxes, missed rent: US Postal Service's struggles have real-world impacts
Former Attorney General Eric Holder calls for criminal investigation into Postal Service cutbacks
The surprising mission of the Postal Service police who arrested Stephen Bannon
Former USPS Leader from Texas Says Postmaster General Louis Dejoy is ‘Destroying Confidence’ in the Postal
Service
Pelosi Statement After Conversation with Postmaster General
APWU – Regarding PMG DeJoy Temporarily Suspending Some Recent Policy Decisions
House Democrats release revised USPS bill, tout more than 200 cosponsors
Thank You stamps to be released
Louis DeJoy eyes aggressive changes at USPS after election
Small shippers are facing headaches at the post office
US Postal Service truck in Natick MA catches fire, authorities say
Former Postal Governor Tells Congress Mnuchin Politicized Postal Service
Trump comes up empty-handed when pressed for evidence of election fraud in court
Democrats Suggest Postal Board May Have Broken Rules To Hire DeJoy
The post office arrested Steve Bannon. Yes, the post office can arrest people.
NYT: Former Postal Governor David Williams Tells Congress Mnuchin Politicized Postal Service
USPS Reinstalling Blue Mailboxes Downtown
Postmaster General Louis DeJoy testifies amid mail delivery delays
Postmaster tells Senate committee it's his ‘sacred duty’ to ensure timely election mail
Branch 373 member passes away from coronavirus
Boston letter carrier passes away while delivering his route
San Antonio post office hid problems from congressman, employee says
Senators open investigation into prescription delays through Postal Service
VA problems raise worries about mail slowdown, prescriptions
Postmaster says ballots No. 1 priority, but details no plan
Second Democratic Lawsuit Claims USPS Changes Will Harm Mail Voting
Statement of PMG DeJoy Before the U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs
Senate Hearing on Postal Issues May Clear Up Liberal Conspiracy Hoax
Postal Chief DeJoy Rejects ‘Outrageous Claim’ of Trump Meddling
U.S. postal chief says will handle election mail 'securely and on time'
Sen. McConnell: USPS Able To Handle Any Amount Of Mail-In Voting
PMG DeJoy defends Postal Services' ability to function in the 2020 election
Open mic catches Democrat Sen. Tom Carper cursing during Senate hearing on U.S. Postal Service

August 20, 2020
House voting on USPS relief this weekend: Call your rep and urge “Yes” vote
Steve Bannon was arrested by US Postal Service agents
Mail-order chicks are arriving dead, costing Maine farmers thousands of dollars
US Postal Service is using an outside PR firm to fight election fears as Trump fumes over upcoming hearing
Columnist: Don't mess with the USPS
Years of turmoil at Postal Service governing board fueled political firestorm, critics say
Trump, while attacking voting by mail, votes by mail again.
Milwaukee Letter Carriers Are Refusing to Comply with Mail Delays
Pelosi says postmaster general admits he has no plans to restore mail cuts
Postal Service blocked lawmakers from key evidence on DeJoy’s selection, Schumer says
Postal Inspectors Assisted in Bannon Investigation
Rand Paul: 'You can't fix the USPS until you fix their labor problem'
USPS Issues Take Toll on eCommerce Deliveries
USPS on track for its best financial year since 2015
JPMorgan Chase held talks with USPS about installing ATMs in post offices
USPS scrapping usable mail sorting machines in Grand Rapids, union says
How a viral photo of USPS collection boxes became a lesson in misinformation
Tennessee postal workers struggling amid cuts, backlogs
Georgia resident upset postal worker accused of stealing package is back on the job
Rand Paul Torches Politicians Who Want To Give Money To The Post Office: ‘Might As Well’ ‘Burn It’ On ‘Your
Front Lawn’
'Conspiracy theory': Kevin McCarthy slams Democrats' concerns about postal service
Connecticut Postal Employee Pleads Guilty to Theft of Mail
USPS head has no plans to replace sorting machines or reverse other USPS changes
What the Post Office Needs to Survive a Pandemic Election
USPS: Facilities should order pandemic supplies now
National Insurance Crime Bureau Partners With U.S. Postal Inspectors To Fight Insurance Crime
OIG: U.S. Postal Service Mail Recovery Center
Missouri postal truck fire
Postal Service backs down on changes as at least 20 states sue over potential mail delays ahead of election
Statement of NALC President Fredric v. Rolando on Joint National Election Task Force
New USPS stamp celebrates Innovation
New Tester Legislation Would Prevent, Reverse Removal of Mail Collection Boxes
US Postal Service delays force Department of Veterans Affairs to shift prescription delivery methods

August 19, 2020
The post office backed off, but the damage is already done
NALC files national-level grievance regarding Post Office Sortation Equipment Reconciliation
Statement of NALC President Fredric v. Rolando on Joint Covid-19 Election Integrity Task Force
Former Deputy Postmaster General Skeptical Of DeJoy’s Assurances That Mail Slowdown Is On Hold
Montana Postal Worker: Don't Lose Faith in Post Office
Postal union leaders doubt recent changes will be fully restored, despite USPS announcement
Bipartisan majority of Americans want more money for Postal Service: Reuters/Ipsos Poll
Need proof changes at the USPS are slowing down the mail? Here you go
PMG says “reforms” on hold until after election- contradicts Trump on USPS ability to handle absentee ballot
surge
Tennessee postal workers struggling amid cuts, backlogs
Amid outcry over changes at USPS, a retiring Cleveland carrier's community reflects agencies need
Ten Mail Sorting Machines Removed From Michigan
CNN: How the USPS became a political battleground
Cliff Clavin has a plan to save the USPS
Trump Says He Wants Faster Postal Service
Dysfunction at USPS causing mail delays locally, union leader says
PMG Louis DeJoy Statement - USPS Postmaster General Delays Reform Measures
House to Vote on "Deliver for America Act" and Congressional Schedule of Postal Hearings
Postmaster General Delays Reform Measures
Photojournalist Calls Out Photo of Mailboxes Being Used as Evidence Trump is Sabotaging USPS: 'Been There for
Years'
Vote-by-Mail, Other Issues Bring National Spotlight on USPS After Service Changes
Postmaster general says he's pausing changes 'until after the election'
U.S. postal chaos prompts Democrats to reassess mail-ballot plan
Susan Collins bill doesn’t fully explain Postal Service’s problems
In rule change, Postal Service forbids employees from signing absentee ballots as witnesses
Video: Inspection Service’s milestone celebrated
Extended Mail Forwarding being tested
Some versions of Dual-use boxes to be eliminated soon
Postal Initiatives to Reduce FECA Costs Showing Some Results, Says IG
Statement on USPS delays from DAV National Commander

August 18, 2020
Trump's attacks on the Postal Service may have done it a favor
'It's essential': Philadelphia-area officials address USPS workload, delays
Trump’s coup-by-mail is underway. America can’t wait until November to fight back.
FedEx announces peak season surcharges, follows UPS and Postal Service
Postal worker’s concern leads to help for stroke victim
Trump, the Mail and the Unbinding of America
DeJoy Earned Millions From Company With Financial Ties to Postal Service
Trump's Post Office Mess Is Meant to Exhaust You. Don’t Let It.
Massachusetts postal workers union chief on mail delays: 'It's frustrating to watch'
Dismantled equipment behind Cleveland Post Office raises delivery questions
DeJoy agrees to testify amid Dem fury over Postal Service changes
San Antonio Postal Service sorting machines ‘thrown in the trash’
I Was a Postal Service Regulator for 18 Years. Don’t Panic.
Trump Says He Wants Faster Postal Service
Dysfunction at USPS causing mail delays locally, union leader says
House Republicans allege Democrats are fabricating USPS crisis | Rove hits back at Democrats
USPS flashback: Obama administration removed thousands of mailboxes
NJ mailboxes removed, but they're being upgraded, USPS says
Manchin criticizes DeJoy: Guarantee mail services or resign
Protesters gather in person to claim voting in person 'too dangerous' during pandemic
AOC has a plan to save the USPS with a progressive pen pal program
Rep. Cooper (D-TN): We may have to arrest Postmaster General
House to return on Saturday to vote on legislation related to the Postal Service
USPS rerouting some mail from smaller processing plants as volumes continue to decline
Mail carriers travel the last mile to rural customers
NALC files national-level grievance regarding Post Office Sortation Equipment Reconciliation
Why It’s Common Sense That Universal Mail-In Ballots Are A Terrible Idea
Poll: Postal Service Conspiracy And Mail-In Voting Undermining Confidence In Elections
White House Chief of Staff vows no mail-sorting machines will be dismantled before election
Democrats' Postal Service conspiracy is baseless and deceptive
Postmaster general to testify before Senate Friday amid mail-in ballot controversy
Senate GOP to include Postal Service funds in smaller coronavirus relief bill
Postal Crisis Has States Looking for Alternatives to Mail-In Ballots
FSA reminder - Changes allowed through Aug. 29
OIG: One Year Later – A New Record
Mail Handlers Union has deep concerns about actions of Postmaster General Louis DeJoy

August 17, 2020
Several states considering legal action against Trump administration over USPS and mail-in voting
Changes to the Postal Service leave an Upper Darby mail carrier exhausted, yet eager to serve his residents
Louis DeJoy: is Trump's new post office chief trying to rig the election?
Louis DeJoy, head of Postal Service, faces protests outside homes in DC and NC
States huddling on Postal Service lawsuit
Why Trump’s attack on the Postal Service and election integrity matters
Democrats urge FBI to open criminal inquiry into postmaster general
Carl Bernstein Rips GOP Cowing to Trump's Voter Fraud Claims
USPS Postal Carriers Brave the Storm
Why Getting Prescriptions By Mail Is Stressing Out Employees And Stretching the USPS To Its Limits | Delays
leave 82-year-old man without heart medication for a week
Internal USPS documents raise questions about effectiveness of sorting machines removal order
Pelosi Calls Lawmakers Back to Block Postal Service Changes
6 Myths About U.S. Postal Service And The Election Debunked
'Meet the Press' Roundtable: Postal Service Disruptions May Be A "Disinformation Campaign"
Joe Biden And Taylor Swift Embrace Bizarre U.S. Postal Service Conspiracy
Trump Supports $1,200 Stimulus Check And Unemployment Benefits Combined With Aid To Postal Service
Trump indicates election won't be 'fair' if universal mail-in voting allowed
Trump pushes back on Dem claims he's trying to 'sabotage' the election by 'manipulating' Postal Service
Mail-in Voting Is Only Democrats’ Latest Election-Stealing Strategy
Postal exec tells state of 'risk' in mailed balloting
As the House demands an interview with Postal Service chief Louis DeJoy, protesters picketed his homes
House Democrats call for FBI investigation into US Postal Service leaders
Pelosi calls House back into session to vote on Postal bill
Trump campaign adviser accuses Dems of trying to change the rules on mail-in voting
Trump Says He’s Fixing ‘Disaster’ at U.S. Postal Service
US Postal Service to hike prices on commercial packages, putting pressure on businesses
Democrats Considering Standalone Postal Service Bill—And WH Signals It Could Agree
The White House says USPS isn’t removing mail-sorting machines. Postal workers say it is
Mississippi Postal Truck fire
Forever Stamp Honors Centennial of Women’s Suffrage
After alleged complaints, 82-year-old mural in Jackson Post Office may be removed

August 16, 2020
House accelerates oversight of Postal Service as uproar grows, demanding top officials testify at ‘urgent’ hearing
Pelosi, Schumer, Maloney, Peters Statement Calling on PMG and BOG Chairman to Testify About Postal Service
Sabotage
Questions for the Postmaster General
Inside Trump's obsession with the Postal Service
Analysis: Post Office Delays Plague Mail In Key Swing States
USPS crisis: Trump's finger-pointing on post office is latest attempt to rewrite history in real time
Postal Crisis Ripples Across Nation as Election Looms
Senators Introduce Bill To Save Post Offices From Closing During COVID-19 Pandemic
Democratic-run House demanding postal leaders testify at an emergency oversight hearing on August 24th
Residents Throughout SoCal Report Increase in Package Delays From USPS
CNN: Trump's Postmaster General in the Hot Seat
VIDEOS: Protest at PMG DeJoy's D.C. Residence
NYT: Postal Crisis Ripples Across Nation as Election Looms
Trump shifts blame to Democrats for USPS problems
DC protesters stage 'wake-up call' outside home of postmaster general | Dozens protest outside postmaster
general's DC condo | File under things I never thought I'd see
Trump says postmaster general is trying to make Postal Service "great again"
'Be Mindful of Our Delivery Standards.' Postal Service Informs All 50 U.S. States It Can't Guarantee Timely Return
of Mail Ballots
U.S. Postal Service Has Lost $78 Billion Since 2007
Postal Service says Oklahoma deadlines pose risk for counting mail-in ballots
Postal Service says it can’t guarantee all N.J. mail-in ballots will be delivered on time
Postal fight not affecting deliveries in Washington

August 15, 2020
New Jersey Moving to Universal Mail-In Ballots for November Election
'Starve the Postal Service': Obama criticizes Trump for sweeping changes at the USPS
USPS will stop removing letter collection boxes in Western states until after the election, spokesman says
Postal service inspector general reviewing DeJoy's policy changes and potential ethics conflicts
NAACP sounds alarm about Trump’s sabotage of U.S. Postal Service
Dayton man sentenced to 10 years in prison for shooting mail carrier
NJ Congressman Makes Criminal Referral of Trump, DeJoy for Election Subversion
Protesters at Postmaster General’s home this morning
Postal Service union leader in Michigan says mail is being slowed down intentionally
USPS Inspector general to review postmaster policy orders and ethic complaints
UPS, FedEx warn they cannot carry ballots like U.S. Postal Service
U.S. Postal Service Announces Temporary Price Increase
USPS warns 46 states, DC that delayed mail-in ballots could disenfranchise voters
New Postmaster General Hasn't Yet Met Officials About Mail-In Ballots
In new letter, USPS chief acknowledges 'unintended consequences' of recent policy changes
NBC News Brian Williams: Internal Docs Show USPS Plans to Remove 671 Mail Processing Machines
Postal worker for 17 years: 'It's nerve-wracking to see what's happening right now'
Obama Reacts to Trump's Attacks on Postal Service Funding
Chicago: USPS workers concerned agency isn't doing enough to protect essential workers from COVID-19
Dayton, Ohio man sentenced to 10 years in prison for shooting mail carrier
Amid national Postal Service crisis, D.C. area residents struggle without consistent mail
Postal Service won’t guarantee ballots will be counted in time
Postal Service Warns States It May Not Meet Mail-In Ballot Deadlines
U.S. Postal Service to award $6.3B contract for new mail truck this year

August 14, 2020
Moraga, CA Letter Carrier Thaddeus Tito Brantley passes away while delivering his route
NALC endorses Biden-Harris
Branch 36 letter carrier passes away from coronavirus
What's Really Going On At the Postal Service
Trump Opposes Postal Service Funding But Says He'd Sign Bill Including It
The Postal Service Can Handle the Election—If It’s Allowed To
The Post Office Is Deactivating Mail Sorting Machines Ahead of the Election
USPS Confirms It Has Removed Mailboxes in Portland and Eugene
New Audit Report: Delivery Vehicle Acquisition Strategy | FOX Business: See the Finalists
Portland postal workers fight top-down changes at USPS
Lexington: Top 10 Wrong Claims About the U.S. Postal Service
Chicago post office closed for lunch
USPS seeks patent on blockchain-backed mail-in voting
Trump says he opposes USPS funding in an effort to block mail-in voting
Funding for Postal Service, Mail-In Voting Stall Coronavirus Relief Talks
PMG Addresses USPS Restructuring
USPS Offers Retirement Webinar to be Hosted by Aetna
Fauci Won’t Endorse Mail-In Voting | Fauci says in-person voting can be done safely
US Postal Service warns of risk of delay for mail-in votes
Pennsylvania ballots might not be delivered in time to be counted, Postal Service warns
Postmaster general under fire over Amazon stock holdings
USPS workers concerned agency isn't doing enough to protect essential workers from COVID-19
GOP Sen. Susan Collins is 'concerned' about U.S. Postal Service delays, she tells postmaster general
Senator Pushes Postmaster General for Answers Following Reports of Removed Mail Collection Boxes
Congresswoman Maloney Introduces “Delivering for America Act” to Protect Delivery Standards for U.S. Postal
Service
How the White House and Other Federal Agencies Use USPS to Send Classified Material
US Postal Service audit blames contractors for failures at Greensboro distribution center
The Postmaster General, Reform and Technology
Senators want to improve electronic health record matching with USPS tool
175 members of Congress call on postmaster general to reverse changes, restructuring ahead of election
Postal service changes pose threat to voting, says former USPS deputy, Ron Stroman
Congressional regulators voice concerns about Postal Service delivery standards
Trump admits he’s blocking USPS funding to prevent universal mail-in voting

August 13, 2020
The 2020 General Election: America Can Count on the U.S. Postal Service
Financial disclosures reveal postmaster general's business entanglements and likely conflicts of interest,
experts say
Mississippi family is grateful for heroic postal worker following dog attack
Postal service changes pose threat to voting, says former USPS deputy
‘Just Comes Right Out and Says It’: Trump Declares Postal Service Can’t Handle Mail-In Voting Because He’s
Blocking Funding
Postal Service could halt special treatment of ballots, congressional Democrats warn
Funding for Postal Service, Mail-In Voting Stall Coronavirus Relief Talks
Postal worker: 'We do have the capacity to handle election mail'
Homeless man sets USPS truck on fire in NYC
House Democrats continue to press DeJoy on mail delays
Congresswoman Maloney Introduces “Delivering for America Act” to Protect Delivery Standards for U.S. Postal
Service
House Democrat Introduces Bill To Stop U.S. Postal Service Changes
Trump says funds for US Postal Service to deal with mail ballots is sticking point in coronavirus aid negotiations
USPS has made changes to the Customer 360 platform in order to help employees handle customer inquiries
about cremated remains
Schumer calls on Congress to fund billions in aid to Postal Service
Postal service says mail delays caused by staffing issues, pandemic
Dozens of immigrants in Elko area suffer after postal worker accused of intentionally discarding immigration
documents
Airlines Could Lose Big if U.S. Postal Service Fails
USPS Proposes 2 Hazmat-by-Mail Revisions
George Takei to help dedicate new U.S. Postal Service Forever stamps to Japanese sculptor Ruth Asawa
U.S. Postal Service Premieres Two New Stamp Issuances
How Are Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s Changes Affecting Workers?

August 12, 2020
Maine letter carriers say Collins paved the way for Trump’s attack on postal service
The Wreck Is in the Mail
Postal driver seriously injured in Laurel DE crash
Postal Service to Start Negotiations for Giant Mail Truck Contract
More Evidence That the Postal Service Means to Make Voting Harder
Postal carrier robbed at gunpoint in East Oakland
Jamie Lee Curtis tweets photo alleging Trump stealing the election by having USPS trucks towed
eBay reassures sellers about USPS shipping delays
Column: USPS postal carriers brave the storm, and not just the political one
Postal Service to Start Negotiations for Giant Mail Truck Contract
Admirers Give Fond Farewell After Francisco Ortiz Retires From St. Helena Post Office
Reece Witherspoon Calls on Congress to Save the USPS Service For The Coming Election
The 'Friday Night Massacre' at the Postal Service That Never Happened
Privatization Should Be on the Table if It Will Fix Mail’s Structural Problems
Mail-only v. Absentee Ballots: One of These Is Not Like the Other
Senator Myrie slams Postal Service refusal to testify
OIG: Security Assessment of a U.S. Postal Service Information Technology Application
Landmark postal law signed 50 years ago

August 11, 2020
NPR Audio: How Are Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s Changes Affecting Workers?
A Record 75% of Americans Can Vote by Mail in 2020
Can We Count on Postmaster General DeJoy to Resist Trump?
Voters, businesses concerned over delayed United States Postal Service mail times
‘We see it here every day’: How a slowdown in the Postal Service is impacting small businesses
Despite Calls for His Resignation, New USPS Leader Pledges More Sweeping Changes
Postal Service reviewing staffing following complaints of mail delays in Baltimore area
Democrats: Trump Is Screwing With the Postal Service—and Democracy
Trump Donor Louis DeJoy Is Destroying the Postal Service
Top Wash. elections official warns changes at Postal Service could impact voting
Postal workers’ union says up to 80,000 letters held back Monday in southern Maine
USPS services temporarily close due to widespread Iowa storms
Fillmore County Journal Reports Tremendous Delays in Deliveries of Newspaper
Get yourself a tiny Jeep from the USPS
Blue USPS mailbox unbolted from the ground and stolen from Minneapolis intersection
A thank you to postal workers during COVID-19 pandemic
50 Years Ago This Week: Post Office Department Became The U. S. Postal Service
Michigan clerk receives dozens of late absentee ballots in mail - "This is quite uncommon for us," said Melanie
Ryska, who has worked in election for 18 years
Voting in person is best way as Democrats slam postal service
Michigan lawmakers say Postal Service investigation reveals ‘hundreds’ of late mail reports
Hiring Freeze For Non-Bargaining  Unit Hiring (PDF)
NAPS Executive Board Votes to File Appeal of Lower Court Decision in Lawsuit Against U.S. Postal Service
Former Maryland Rural Carrier Facing Federal Indictment For Making False Statements To Obtain Disability
Compensation
Delayed, damaged and discarded ballots: Issues in postal service highlight trials to come in voting by mail
Success of election may hinge on Postal Service, which already has issues
3 arrested in murder of Mississippi off-duty officer who moonlighted as USPS truck driver
Should the U.S. privatize the postal service? | Pro/Con
To save the Postal Service, bring it online
OIG: Is the Mail Always Greener on the Other Side
Mail truck catches on fire following head-on collision
What’s wrong with the mail
Peters, Lawrence Visit USPS Metroplex in Pontiac, Highlight Impact of Postal Service Delays on Michiganders
League Of Women Voters, NAACP File Suits Over Pa. Voting
Court affirms postal worker’s fine for phony travel reimbursement

August 10, 2020
UPS Plans Hefty Holiday Fees Amid Coronavirus-Related Shipment Surge
Lawmakers Demand Removal of PMG DeJoy Over ‘Nefarious’ Efforts to Destroy the USPS and ‘Aid Trump
Reelection’
Trump's postmaster general is playing with political fire
USPS Leadership in Disarray Ahead of Key Mail-in Election
How do U.S. Postal Service's looming changes affect FedEx?
Mail delay blamed for uptick in turkey chick deaths
Three charged in USPS truck driver's killing  |  Man charged faces another murder charge

August 9, 2020
An Idea Whose Time Has Come: Make Election Mail Free
Trump aides exploring executive actions to curb voting by mail
As Democrats allege USPS sabotage, a conspiracy theory in the making
Albuquerque post office to be renamed after letter carrier murdered on the job
Washington’s top elections official warns of ‘very concerning’ changes at Postal Service that could impact voting
Vote-by-mail worries: A ‘leaky pipeline’ in many states
First seeds, now people are receiving unordered masks in the mail

August 8, 2020
NALC files national-level grievance regarding USPS delivery initiative
Your UPS packages could get a lot more expensive this fall
NALC files national-level grievance regarding USPS delivery initiative
USPS: Postmaster General Louis DeJoy Modifies Organizational Structure to Support USPS Mission
More details of USPS organizational realignment
Package Coalition Launches $2.3 Million Media Campaign Urging Senators to Support Emergency Funding for
USPS
Melissa postal carrier retires after lengthy career
USPS Requesting VERA for Non-Bargaining Employees
Postmaster General Touts Postal Service Overhaul But Promises On-Time Election Mail
Massachusetts Postal Manager Indicted on Drug Charges
‘Friday Night Massacre’ at US Postal Service as Postmaster General—a Major Trump Donor—Ousts Top Officials
California's Utopian post office and the woman who saved it
Chicago: Postal problems mean no checks, no medications for weeks
Mahindra drops out of USPS truck bid
Off-duty cop driving for USPS shot to death after truck stalls, Mississippi cops say
Postmaster general says Postal Service is not "slowing down election mail"
USPS chief warns of 'dire' finances, adopts manager hiring freeze
Court affirms postal worker’s fine for phony workers compensation travel reimbursement
OIG: Workers’ Compensation Program Cost Containment Activities
Package Coalition Launches Initial $2.3 Million Media Campaign Urging Senators to Support Emergency Relief
Funding for the U.S. Postal Service
U.S. Postal Service Honors Sculptor and Arts Education Advocate Ruth Asawa With Forever Stamps

August 7, 2020
Trump’s assault on postal service attacks much more than voting
USPS looks to reduce letter carriers’ casing equipment
U.S. Postal Service Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2020 Results
Democrats Demand USPS Reverse Rules Slowing Delivery
Chicago: Mail Thieves With USPS Master Key On The Loose In North Side Neighborhoods
The Hottest New Label? USPS
NC businessman has record of success, but is drawing fire as new postmaster general (nice mask!)
NALC: Support USPS in Next Emergency Stimulus
Postal workers deliver extra care during pandemic
As veterans and VA staff report USPS prescription delays, officials say to order early
Postmaster General’s Opening Remarks for USPS Board of Governors Aug. 7 Meeting
Manager of Customer Services at the Fall River Post Office Indicted on Drug Charges
Did the Postmaster General Order Postal Workers to Slow Down the Mail?
Lawmakers from both parties want Postal Service to undo changes that are slowing mail
No mail for residents after dogs bite postal carrier
Packages Help Postal Service Cut Loss, As Focus Sharpens On Mail-In Ballots
Philly mail delays are raising alarms about the 2020 election: ‘This is a huge problem’
USPS Official: Mail-In Ballot Surge Will Not Impact Service
USPS General Counsel’s letter to the House Oversight Committee
USPS OIG: Workers’ Compensation Program Cost Containment Activities
Adams, DeFazio, Maloney, and Connolly Lead Effort to Save the Postal Service
NPMHU – Retroactive Payments Tentatively Scheduled for October 30, 2020
Top Democrats say postmaster general acknowledged new policies that workers say are delaying mail
Mail carrier’s fraud conviction upheld by the Fifth Circuit
Is USPS Purposefully Slowing Mail To Help Reelect Trump?
Residents line up at Maryland post office after going without mail for weeks

August 6, 2020
Branch 450 gold card member passes away from coronavirus
As veterans and VA staff report USPS prescription delays, officials say to order early
Philly lawmakers are warning of an 'unmitigated disaster' as post office problems lead to big mail delays
APWU President Dimondstein on PBS News Hour
Postal customers frustrated by delayed shipments due to coronavirus
Why the Postal Service is a Controversial Player in the Second Stimulus Bill
Hundreds of pieces of burned, water-damaged mail sit at KC's USPS distribution center
Political Interference With USPS Is Unprecedented. Save the Post Office, Now
Money for the Postal Service? The Check’s in the Mail
Top Democrats rally for more USPS resources ahead of election
‘The anxiety and fear levels are real’: Phoenix-area postal workers face challenges amid COVID-19 crisis
Berkeley post offices found empty, short-staffed due to COVID-19
Nebraska Postal Employee Sentenced for Theft by Government Official
Sen. Rob Portman (R-Terrace Park): More funding needed for the USPS
Postmaster General Arrives on Capitol Hill
Sustainability and the Postal Service: Creating a Greener Future Through Product Innovation
Sens. Manchin, Peters introduces bill to save post offices from closing
A former U.S. Postal Service mail carrier was sentenced for theft
Residents rally in wake of post office hate incident
U.S. census, Postal Service share history
Preserve Our Post Office, Before It’s Too Late
Congress stimulus negotiations: Things are finally starting to move
Senator Launches Investigation into Postal Service Delays After Postmaster General Fails to Provide Answers
Postal service backlog: Sen. Gary Peters opens investigation into USPS

August 5, 2020
Rep. Latta conducting survey about challenges with USPS delivery in NW Ohio
Congressman Sires Statement on the Importance of the United States Postal Service
USPS – Postal Pulse survey is strictly confidential
Trump, Democrats both hold fears about US Postal Service, mail-in ballots
Push to buy USPS merch to help save the Post Office amid shutdown fears takes off on Twitter
The Post Office’s Great Mail Slowdown Is Hurting Small Businesses
U.S. Postal Service Is Urged to Stop Delivering Mysterious Seeds
APWU – Don’t Give Them Your “Postal Pulse”
Statement from NALC on Service Issues
Why some mail-in ballots are rejected
Marylanders fed up with delays go to post office to get their mail
Despite past skepticism of mail-in voting, Trump endorses practice in Florida
Planning on voting by mail? Here’s what you need to know to make sure your ballot is counted
NJ letter carrier avoids being crushed by tree in the midst of Isaias- his truck? Not so much
US Postal Worker Delivers Mail in Strong Winds From Tropical Storm Isais
The Post Office’s Great Mail Slowdown Is Hurting Small Businesses
Preserve Our Post Office, Before It’s Too Late
Shreveporters question late and undelivered packages
California Man Pleads Guilty to Burglary of 10 Post Offices
Trump Says Election Results Could Take 'Years' Because of Mail-In Voting
PB 22551: Your 2020 Election and Political Mail Guide
ELM Revision: Work Clothes and Uniforms
OIG: Cost Reduction Initiatives for Mail Products

August 4, 2020
Postal Service says it has 'ample capacity' to handle election after Trump casts doubt
Michigan ballots tangled in mail delays in advance of Tuesday primary
Destroying the Postal Service: Is that Trump's best shot at stealing the election?
The USPS is all the groups Trump ‘hates’, says professor
New U.S. postmaster to appear at Congressional hearing on mail delays
Mail-In Voting Is 'Not Rampant Voter Fraud,' Says Washington's Top Election Official
Trump predicts a mail-in voting disaster. Why won't he fix it?
House panel calls new postal chief to explain delays
100+ Baltimore District postal workers have tested positive for COVID-19
Martha's Vineyard: Packages and frustration piles up
Dan Rather Voices Opinion on Trump's Handling of Postal Service
USPS explains unusual “best friend” survey question
Mail Delays Fuel Concern Trump Is Undercutting Postal System Ahead of Voting
Statement from APWU President Mark Dimondstein on U.S. President Donald Trump’s Advocating Postponement
of November Presidential Election
USPS OIG: By Land and Air
The facts about the Postal Service’s relationship with the Treasury Department
USPS OIG : Cost Reduction Initiatives for Mail Products
Don’t Let the Postal Service Derail the Presidential Election
U.S. mail service is getting slower and Congress wants new postal chief to explain delays
Smart Postal Reform Can Help Agency Thrive for Decades

August 3, 2020
Phoenix letter carrier passes away from coronavirus
Watchdog calls on Senator Johnson to investigate potential voter suppression tactics by USPS, DHS
Dad makes hilarious realization why 11-year-old daughter wants to check the mail
Seeds sent in mail from China identified by USDA (sage, cabbage, mint, roses etc.)
USPS offices facing possible closures across the North Central West Virginia
Is postal service ready to handle increased mail ballots?
Why the Botched N.Y.C. Primary Has Become the November Nightmare
‘Serious problems’ with mail-in ballots, Atlantic County elections chair warns state
The history of airmail in the United States

August 2, 2020
Mail delays fuel concern Trump is undercutting Postal Service ahead of voting
USPS mail delays in Philadelphia amid Postal Service staff shortages, package boom, policy changes
Neither snow, rain, heat nor pandemic
Current USPS days-long backlog in mail delivery raises concerns about mail-in ballot process
Postal Forums: How much is your FERS Special Retirement Supplement?
Want proof voter fraud really exists? Here's plenty of evidence..including mail-in votes
Postal delays, greater demand for mail-in ballots leading to spike in complaints, groups say
Union warns of U.S. Postal Service cost cuts as states prepare for mail-in voting
Got mail? Many Philly residents don’t.

August 1, 2020
Statement from NALC on Service Issues
USPS OIG – Cybersecurity Incident Detection and Response Capability
New USPS loyalty program offers incentives to businesses
Postal bulletin: Your 2020 Election and Political Mail Guide
NAPS Newsbreak: Judge Rules that USPS Violations of Postal Compensation Laws are “Not Subject to Judicial
Review”
Kaptur-Pascrell Postal Banking Amendment Passes House
Letter carrier Sentenced for Cashing Dead Mother’s Social Security Checks
All 50 states have issued warnings about those mysterious packages of seeds
Campaign will seek US postal stamps for trio of drag icons
New Jersey Assembly Members Call for Immediate USPS Financial Assistance
COVID-19 Infected, Quarantined Postal Workers Impacting Service In Berkeley Area
Penn State Alumna Natalie Bonanno chosen for executive position in U.S. Postal Service
USPS personnel sound alarm about new procedures that might affect mail in voting
Kevin Smith Wants to Help Save the U.S. Postal Service
Survey is tool to improve workplaces
Concern grows over postal service as Trump continues attack on mail-in voting
Berkeley Post office workers get coronavirus, leading to reduced services
USPS Says Notices About Post Office Closures Just Big Misunderstanding (Slashing hours at post offices around
the country was not, though.)
Ukiah Post Office employees attacked in parking lot
Senate Dems press USPS chief over delivery complaints
APWU president: 'What we're concerned about is that mail has slowed down'
Postal services falling behind due to COVID-19
House passes appropriations amendment to fund postal banking pilot program
As Election Day nears, USPS rings the alarm
Mail-in voting debate — Will Democracy seem lost in the mail?
MAGA-Hat-Wearing Worker Accuses USPS of Reverse, Religious Bias
APWU warns of U.S. Postal Service cost cuts as states prepare for mail-in voting
OIG: Management Alert – Risks Associated with Information Technology Applications

July 31, 2020
Branch 157 member and long-time union activist passes away from coronavirus
USPS responds to Washington Post Article on CARES Act Lending Authority
How Trump Is Slowing Down The Post Office In The Year Of The Mail-In Ballot
Coronavirus Shifts Pricing Power to UPS and FedEx, and They Are Using It
USPS Says Treasury Is Not the Boss of Me
The USPS will reportedly reduce post office hours to save money
U.S. Postal Service Statement on Washington Post CARES Act Lending Authority Article
USPS Workers Concerned New Policies Will Pave the Way to Privatization
USPS OIG – Small Package Sorting System Performance
U.S. Postal Service workers point to numerous debacles during N.Y. primary
Postal employees reminded of Hatch Act rules
Financial Trades Oppose Postal Banking Amendment
USPS Denies It’s Giving the Trump Administration Undue Influence
Murkowski Joins Colleagues in Push to Aid the U.S. Postal Service
How the Postal Service helped stamp identity on America
Philadelphia, PA: Robbery of Mail Carrier
Delaware County residents ask, 'Where's the mail?'
USPS Plans to Slash Hours at Many Post Offices, Hoping to Save A Buck
Chattanooga postal workers say your mail could be delayed
Illinois Letter Carrier Sentenced for Cashing Dead Mother’s Social Security Checks
Car crashes into Robinson Road post office
UPS stock is jumping after the company delivered smashing earnings
Meet Aspen's new postmaster - though you may already know him
Obama, at Lewis eulogy, says voting rights being undermined at the Postal Service
USPS Denies It's Giving the Trump Administration Undue Influence
USPS statement on Washington Post CARES Act lending authority article
USPS workers point to numerous debacles during N.Y. mail-in primary
USPS workers sound alarm about new policies that may affect 2020 mail-in voting

July 30, 2020
USPS to initiate office activities study
Lawmakers Warn ‘Onerous’ New USPS Loan Terms Imposed by Mnuchin ‘Could Accelerate Demise of Postal
Service’
Pennsylvania Man Sentenced To 30 Months’ Imprisonment For Conspiring To Steal Thousands Of Dollars’ Worth
Of Postage Stamps
Is the Postal Service Being Manipulated to Help Trump Get Re-elected?
The Littlest Post Office
USPS Considers Downsizing, Senator and Union Leader Say
USPS Launches Loyalty Program for Click-N-Ship Purchases
eBay Protecting U.S. Sellers From USPS Delays
Illinois Letter Carrier Sentenced for Cashing Dead Mother's Social Security Checks
APWU-USPS 2018-2021 National Collective Bargaining Agreement is available
Postal Service Shrugs Off Chicago Mail Delivery Complaints
Ohio Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur’s Statement on USPS Delays
Cabarrus County, NC mail carrier wins 200k scratch off prize
Judge to determine if mail carriers were disciplined for reporting injuries

July 29, 2020
NPR Audio: Postal Service Tests Changes To Mail Delivery System In 200 Cities
NPR Audio: Election Officials Worry Postal Changes Could Affect Voting By Mail
USPS Reaches Agreement with Treasury on $10 Billion CARES Act Lending Authority
Here’s how the Trump administration is actively trying to sabotage the Postal Service
USPS workers concerned new policies will pave the way to privatization
Senator Manchin Asks Postmaster General For Clarification On Post Office Closures Across West Virginia
USPS announces 2020 holiday stamps
Reno Letter Carrier Eugene Arao, father of three, dies after being struck by lightning
The Postal Service And A National Election By Mail-In Voting
PMG says Postal Service must make changes
USPS Board of Governors to Meet August 7th
How Wisconsin’s 23,000 rejected mail-in ballots in spring could spell trouble for the November election
Mail theft investigation impacts more than 75 victims
Why Your US Post Office Packages Are Delayed
Video: Mail Trolleys – 1906 – San Francisco, CA
USPS suppliers receive awards virtually
Five New 2020 Forever Stamps Announced
NWA Postal Workers Union President says new cuts go against core values

July 28, 2020
Mail delays continue as U.S. Postal Service grapples with financial crisis
If you’ve received a package of seeds in the mail, don’t open them. Here’s why
Senate Republicans Propose Bailout Funds for Homeland Security Department, But Not Postal Service
Staffing shortages have impacted eight post offices in Berkeley and Albany
APWU members make almost 30,000 calls to Congress
Protesters Picket Outside Dulles Postal Service Facility
Frustrated Norfolk residents say they're missing a week's worth of USPS mail
Help Fund the USPS With This Extraordinary $20 Crop Top  |  Envelope Crop Top at USPS Store
USPS: 18-year-old arrested in connection to paintball assault on mail carrier
USPS OIG: Informed Delivery Sign-Up Communication and Implementation
Junction crash takes out mailbox
BFB Da Packman Has a 9-5 Mailman Job
Postmaster General issues statement on operational excellence
USPS urges local jurisdictions to advise voters to send mail-in ballots at least 15 days before election
Bugs Bunny Stamps Now Available Nationwide
NPMHU: USPS delivers Mandatory Stand-Up re: Talk Hold Mail service reminders
Mysterious Seeds, possibly from China, Are Showing Up in People's Mailboxes Around the Country
OIG: It’s All About the Money
OIG: How Does Missent Mail Affect the U.S. Postal Service's Service Standards?
New US Postmaster directive causes confusion
Postal Service Tests Changes To Mail Delivery System In 200 Cities

July 27, 2020
Caught on camera: Woman uses 'C-word' slur towards Asian employee at Los Altos post office
Reports of strange seeds arriving in the mail from China
USPS Needs Financial Aid to Continue Providing Essential Services
Trump keeps touting New Jersey fraud case to attack mail voting. Local leaders say he’s not telling the whole
story.
About 4,000 federal employees say they contracted the coronavirus at work
Editorial: Is this how the U.S. should treat its postal service?
NY mail-in voting deluge fuels uncounted ballots, confusion
Hurricane Douglas impacts USPS Operations in Kalaupapa

July 26, 2020
Editorial: Delay USPS changes
Wrong time to delay mail service: The November presidential election is not the time for an experiment with mail
delivery
Lines, delays and confusion at Center Post Office
Police investigate after dog poo mailed to Indiana Township car shop
Shreveport 16-year-old female accused of robbery and beating of a female postal worker
A month later, this New York City primary is still a train wreck and a warning to us all regarding mail-in ballots
Can vote-by-mail be fixed for November election? Election officials warn of problems

July 25, 2020
Baltimore residents facing long waits for mail delivery
Museum’s baseball exhibit postponed, will be rescheduled
Trump's New Postmaster General Could Destroy The Postal Service
Police investigate after dog poo mailed to Indiana Township car shop
Chicago: Where is your mail?
Postman not ringing at all in some neighborhoods
Package volume delaying delivery to many island residents
USPS reduces morning office time for letter carriers for ‘more consistent delivery’
NPMHU: Certified Results of 2020 Nominations Meeting and Primary Election
Mail-in snafu: Democrats at odds in New York City primary that refuses to end
St. Petersburg, FL postal clerk accused of running elaborate mail fraud scheme for 2 years
With U.S. Postal Service on the Ropes, Is Vote-by-Mail Safe?
OIG: Informed Delivery Sign-Up Communication and Implementation
New cuts threaten the Postal Service when it’s most needed
Reps. Peter DeFazio, Alma Adams Blast New Postmaster General for Damaging Changes to USPS Operations

July 24, 2020
3 Ways Postal Banking Could Help Save Our COVID-Ravaged Economy
Former USPS carrier sentenced for using mail route to distribute marijuana
Michigan: 1 dead in crash involving US Postal Service vehicle | Child killed
High Volume of Mail Sparks Longer Wait Times at Bethel Post Office
USPS Address Sorter Sought for Contact Tracing
Chicago customers warn USPS mail delivery delays could cause credit issues
ANOTHER! Mail truck catches fire in Williamsburg
N.J. residents go days without mail. Congressman wants answers
NPR: Critics Say Changes to USPS May Completely Transform the Post Office
Vote-by-mail experiment reveals potential problems within postal voting system ahead of November election
What New York’s Election Failures Tell Us About November Mail-in Voting
Former Texas USPS carrier sentenced for using mail route to distribute marijuana
Postal Worker Who Helped Stop Stabbing of RPD Officer Honored
Pandemic guidance - Video explains how to reduce COVID-19 risk
U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush blamed Republican opposition, understaffing, and poor management for problems with
local mail delivery
Fiscal Year 2019 Delivery and Retail Response Team Follow-Up Analysis

July 23, 2020
Alaska would lose big if Congress lets the Postal Service go bankrupt
Youngstown area post offices preparing customers for changes to lobby hours
Mail Delivery Delays Spark Complaints Along Jersey Shore
Area post offices preparing customers for changes to lobby hours
Collective of film/TV professionals launch #StandByYourMail campaign
Bayview residents growing frustrated with spotty USPS mail deliveries
Late deliveries, missing mail: Hundreds of Salinas residents want answers from USPS
USPS Acknowledges Leaked Directives That Could Slow Mail
Maine letter carrier files complaint with IG over over allegations that Amazon packages are receiving special
treatment
Mail-in voting faces slew of issues nationwide, as emergency USPS memo sounds alarm
Maine letter carriers allege USPS leadership ‘willfully delaying’ mail to sabotage postal service from within
Post office concerns highlighted at Senate hearing on elections amid COVID-19
Stolen elections show the vulnerabilities of absentee ballots
Brooklyn building had no mail service for 8 weeks, residents say
Democrat house candidate faces federal probe over use of mail
OIG: Fiscal Year 2019 Delivery and Retail Response Team Follow-Up Analysis

July 22, 2020
Former Kansas APWU President Sentenced To Probation - Ordered To Pay $4,740 Restitution
FSA Update - Changes Allowed During Limited Period
USPS Employees Reminded of Hatch Act Social Media Rules
UPS employees stole guns out of packages at West Columbia facility
USPS announces new ESAS delivery initiative test
The November Election Is Going to Be a Mess
St. Petersburg Postal Clerk Indicted For Stealing Mail And Passport Applications To Commit Bank Fraud
Postal Unions Mobilize for National Call-In to Senators
Grand Rapids company launches ballot tracker for mail-in voting
TSP stock funds: Wow and more wow!
Commentary: Seems Ohio's GOP Wants To Make Absentee Voting Harder
Postal Worker Robbed At Gunpoint While On Job In Philadelphia’s Nicetown Neighborhood
USPS Tests More Mail Delivery Changes as Lawmakers Push Back
Connolly, Senior Democrats Request Information on Postal Service’s Operational Changes
Chicago: Congressman Bobby Rush Holds Town Hall to Address Reports of Missing Mail
USPS's Informed Delivery transforming mail experience for Americans
USPS/NALC Working With Richland Co. Food Bank
Portland: Complaint says postmaster ordered Amazon packages sorted first
Auburn Gresham residents frustrated by weeks of missing mail delivery
Audit Faults Handling of Informal Grievances at USPS
USPS Recognizing Letter Carrier Who Helped Officer Denny Wright
Some Chicago Residents Are Still Not Getting Mail ‘This Is Ridiculous!’
Fresno Mailbox Thief Gets One Year in Federal Lockup
Senate Democrats want the USPS to explain how it’s going to handle vote-by-mail in November
USPS Burial Flags Reminder
Two New Albany men charged in theft of hundreds of checks from mail
NEW YORK COULD THROW OUT 1 IN 5 MAIL-IN BALLOTS IN ONE DISTRICT, DISPROPORTIONATELY HITTING
BROOKLYN
U.S. Supreme Court declines Texas Democrats' request to allow all Texans to vote by mail

July 21, 2020
How Will USPS Policy Changes Impact Shippers and the Agency Itself?
Postal customers see slower mail delivery
Postal banking is making a comeback. Here’s how to ensure it becomes a reality.
FedEx retrains employees to supervise robots installed on their parcel sorting line
Judge Rejects 5 OSHA Heat Danger Cases Against Postal Service
Chambersburg PA postal workers refuse to wear masks, and the state can’t do anything about it
Product Catalog From USPS Brings Summer Cheer
House democrats press USPS on plans to delay mail
USPS: Going Where Others Don't
APWU National Executive Board Response to Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s Destructive Policy Changes
USPS taking steps toward greater efficiency

July 20, 2020
Mail delivery delayed by new policies, postal workers say
Schumer warns U.S. post offices could close without federal relief, imperiling elections
Michigan Senator Requests Details on Reported Changes to USPS Mail Delivery Services
Santa Barbara mail carrier surprises boy with special Easter delivery
Georgia man convicted of armed assault of federal mail carrier
This reusable postal package has electronic ink screen, sensors, camera, mic and speaker
Prevent Heat Illnesses - Know the Signs and Act
Flood of postal votes threatens US presidential election chaos
Schumer says vote by mail dependent on functional Postal Service
Cost, hassle of stamps questioned as mail-in voting surges
Retired Postal Worker Sentenced to 8+ Years in Prison for Bribery Scheme
More Than 39,000 Federal Employees Have Tested Positive for COVID-19 - Includes 5,400 USPS Employees
OPM Proposes New Protections for Federal Employees’ Health Benefits During Future Shutdowns

July 19, 2020
The Next Phase of the Retail Apocalypse: Stores Reborn as E-Commerce Warehouses
Missouri mail carrier pressured into working despite COVID-19 symptoms, coworkers say
New delivery initiative has carriers going straight to the street in the AM, sorting mail in the PM
Why Trump's pick to lead the USPS puts our democratic system at risk
USPS Introducing New Initiative - Expedited to Street/Afternoon Sortation (ESAS)
Federal employee health programs are ‘essential services’ during future shutdowns, OPM says

July 18, 2020
Connecticut Postal Worker Charged with Stealing Cash and Gift Cards from Mail
Syracuse Man Indicted for Assaulting a Postal Worker
Postal Supervisors Can't Take Pay Gripe to Court, Judge Says
Man who killed U.S. postal carrier in fiery crash sentenced to 20 days in jail
Recent mail truck fire is the 11th in New Jersey as Postal Service tries to replace aging fleet
How USPS can keep up with changing volume
Chicago police suspend investigation into disappearance of pregnant postal worker
Residents plan surprise baby shower for postal worker, decorating her route in an effort that has gone viral
OIG: Mercury Mailability Communication and Implementation
New USPS city carrier initiative introduced – Expedited to Street/Afternoon Sortation (ESAS)
PA Mail carrier’s Jeep catches fire in Montoursville
Wisconsin: Fire destroys rural route mail carrier’s vehicle and all the mail inside of it
Minneapolis approves plan for temporary post office in former Kmart
USPS OIG: Mercury Mailability Communication and Implementation
Democratic Senators write letter to PMG DeJoy with concerns over mail in voting
Parents of missing postal worker want police to do more
Postmaster General’s bad plan to slow-walk your mail should be labeled ‘return to sender’

July 17, 2020
Hatch Act Doesn't Prohibit Black Lives Matter Paraphernalia at Work
Hampton Roads residents feeling the impact of Postal Service delivery delays
USPS package surge keeps agency afloat, but puts toll on employees
Family remembers life of Phoenix’s 1st Hispanic postmaster, who died from COVID-19 complications
The 2020 election depends on an efficient Postal Service
Atlanta man convicted in armed assault of letter carrier
Indiana postal worker expresses concerns of racial discrimination while on the job
Beloved Phoenix Postmaster Humberto 'Junior' Trujillo dies from COVID-19 Complications
USPS: Face coverings policy
Congressman Peter King (R-NY) Champions the Postal Service
Chicago Poll Results: 40 Percent Say They Don't Get Mail For Days, Weeks
San Francisco post office worker accused of sneaking out with packages
Judge sentences Plainwell man for crash that killed mail carrier
7 USPS Employees At West Sacramento Processing Plant Test Positive For COVID-19
Woman fatally struck by U.S. Postal tractor trailer
NPMHU: MOU on Temporary Extensions on Step 3 and Arbitration Appeals Renewed
UPMA National President Update

July 16, 2020
Mail delays likely as new postal boss pushes cost-cutting
How Trump’s war on the Postal Service could create an election nightmare
Former CEO of troubled trucking company that got huge COVID loan is now on USPS board
Vermont postmaster accused of racist Facebook posts
Scattered problems with mail-in ballots this year signal potential November challenges for Postal Service
Worker Shortage Leaves Eatontown Residents Without Mail for Days
New Albany postal worker expresses concerns of racial discrimination while on the job
Pedestrian killed after being hit by USPS truck in South Nashville
Election season shaping up to be a great postal challenge
Postal Workers Are Dying In Heat Waves. It’s Only Going To Get Hotter
USPS warns staff of temporary mail delays as it cuts ‘soaring’ delivery costs
Looking to Cut Costs, New USPS Leader Takes Aim at Overtime and Late Trips
Shreveport mail carrier allegedly attacked by juvenile over the weekend
NPMHU and USPS Reach Agreement on Extension of Various COVID Related Memoranda
OIG: Informal Grievance Oversight
OIG: Management of Highway Contract Route Contractor Failures at the Columbus, OH, P&DC

July 15, 2020
Sheehan: About those slides... | Shock the System: The Science of Change
Standup talk on USPS changes recently delivered to Ohio postal workers
New Jersey Congressman Blasts Latest Trump USPS Sabotage
Postal Service memos detail ‘difficult’ changes, including slower mail delivery
Roads closed, bomb squad called after letter carrier leaves scanner in collection box
Residents of Munds Park scramble as the post office closes suddenly
USPS struggles to keep up mail deliveries in Chicago amid pandemic
Mail delivery concerns growing in East Baton Rouge parish and surrounding areas
Fremont mail truck robber gets five years in federal prison
Mail-in ballots returned to Dallas County voters on eve of primary election runoff
APWU: Extension of COVID-19 MOUs
Leaked USPS PowerPoint indicates PMG DeJoy focus on getting operating costs under control
Outrage as Trump Crony Now Heading USPS Moves to Slow Mail Delivery

July 14, 2020
Turning Our Very American Postal Service Into A Partisan Pawn
Amazon deploying larger UPS-style delivery trucks
Document purports to show PMG’s plans for changes to USPS operations
Some Eatontown residents didn't get mail as post office faces worker shortage
Investigation Into Service at Mt. Greenwood Post Office Sought
USPS Won't Confirm Reports of 'Leaked' Directive
Minneapolis Weighs Deal to Lease Kmart Space to USPS
Nebraska Postal Employee Charged With Theft of Mail Matter
California tosses 100,000 botched mailed-in ballots for presidential primary
Less Than One-Quarter of Customers Trust Amazon the Most to Safely Deliver Packages
Postal Service will rebuild Minneapolis post office burned by rioters
U.S. Postal Service under fire again, this time burning trucks
OIG: Delivering A Lot More than Just Mail
All Mail Elections Would Undermine the Integrity of the Ballot Box
As ballots pile up in the mail, a potential 'nightmare' looms on Election Night
100,000 mail-in votes went uncounted in California's primary
Postal Service report details absentee ballot problems
Essential Workers With COVID-19 Face Workers’ Compensation Uncertainty

July 13, 2020
Accident between postal truck and sedan injures two in Woodland
Unverified: USPS Directives Could Result in Delayed Mail
Post Office reopens after odor sends two employees to hospital with breathing problems
Mail-in voting - great for voters...not so great for the voting system
Postal issues caused problems for hundreds of absentee ballots in April
Dallas County absentee voters say mailed ballots are inexplicably being returned with days left before election
Pennsylvania postal vehicle fire

July 12, 2020
Meet the new boss… better than the old boss?
Mail-in voting has many perks

July 11, 2020
Hundreds of US Postal Service delivery trucks are catching fire as they continue to outstay their 24-year life
expectancy
Neither Snow, Nor Rain, Nor Looting: Postal Police Deliver for Supermarket
Absentee ballots didn't get counted because of late delivery, misdelivery and bad postmarks, post office says
4,000 mail-in ballot requests sat at New Orleans post office
Atlanta: Deceased cat gets voter registration application in the mail
Joe Biden’s Bad Ideas Include Postal Banking

July 10, 2020
Branch 385 member passes away from coronavirus
El Paso mail carriers taking precautions in the extreme heat
USPS audit blames mail carrier and label problems for spring election mail problems
An anonymous thanks to postal workers
Members of Congress Address Growing Complaints About Postal Service in Chicago
West Virginia mail carrier admits attempted election fraud
New Postmaster General Louis DeJoy Praises Employees
COVID-19 Test Kits in the Mail
Illinois Postal Employee Charged With Stealing Mail
Postmarking Problems Could Invalidate 1,000s Of NYC Ballots
4 takeaways from Biden’s embrace of progressive banking policies - including USPS banking
OIG: Management Alert – Timeliness of Ballot Mail in the Milwaukee P&DC Service Area
Illinois Postal Worker Charged With Stealing Mail
Low profile, high impact: USPS gets the job done

July 9, 2020
Biden-Sanders Task Force Calls for Postal Banking
Procession for postal carrier who died just after he retired
How the New USPS Hip-Hop Stamps Came About
After CBS 2 Report, More Chicagoans Say They Haven’t Been Getting Mail; Union President Says ‘Chicago Post
Office Is Failing’
Bailout or raise prices? The battle over how to save the Postal Service
Postal Inspection Service closes case into Jussie Smollett’s alleged hate mail
Will postal reform leave rural Americans in the cold?
Mail troubles popping up for Baton Rouge residents
One Billionaire vs. the Mail: A new report details Charles Koch’s 50-year war on the U.S. Postal Service.
Mail carrier is beloved staple in Louisville neighborhood

July 8, 2020
COVID-19 case connected to Roanoke VA postal processing center
Oregon rural carrier dies in crash while delivering mail
Retired Postal Worker Sentenced to Over 8 Years in Prison for Bribery Scheme
Man sentenced to probation in mail truck crash that injured carrier
Chicago: Some Hyde Park Residents Say They've Gotten No Mail For Weeks
$50,000 reward offered for tips about post office arsons
Postal worker found dead on route in Portsmouth
Trump’s attacks on mail voting are turning Republicans off absentee ballots
In new guidance, CDC recommends alternatives in addition to in-person voting to avoid spreading coronavirus
States Must Adapt Their Absentee Ballot Process to Avoid What’s Happening in New York Right Now
USPS distributing face coverings to all employees
Procession for Ohio postal carrier who died of cancer just after his retirement
New report argues perils of mail-in voting go beyond fraud
Vote-by-mail would create chaos and distrust in November
Federal Officials Offer Reward For Info On Those Who Burned Minneapolis Post Offices
Appeals court rejects Postal Service’s secrecy regarding losses on inbound foreign mail

July 7, 2020
Post Office Delivery Trucks Keep Catching on Fire
Going Postal in Royal Oak, Michigan
Iron Range, MN man sentenced in mail truck crash
UK Postal worker: 'Covid-19 left me barely able to walk'
Bipartisan Senate Bill Would Provide $25 Billion to Postal Service
USPS announces new stamps celebrating innovation
Sen. Carper talks about the future of the U.S. Postal Service
Large Employer Union Wage Growth Weighed Down by USPS Contracts
USPS OIG: The Postal Service: An Essential Building Block
Postmaster: 'It's time for me to go'
USPS: Customers show support in latest video

July 6, 2020
Doctors: For all of our patients, we prescribe vote at home
After 50 years, a change of address for post office in Alamo Heights
Mobile Phone Plan Unveiled by Israel Postal Service
Coronavirus has put the USPS on the brink of extinction. Will anybody save it?
Massachusetts town debates future of post office mural
Here's What Could Invalidate Your Absentee Ballot. And It's Beyond Your Control

July 5, 2020
AG Bill Barr is wrong that mail-in voting will open 'floodgates to fraud'
A Wareham neighborhood's special deliveries to a special postal carrier
Houston Ranks No 1, Dallas No. 5 for Postal Carrier Dog Attacks
Jeanerette residents call for mural depicting slavery in city's post office to be covered up
Fire department responds to mail truck fire

July 4, 2020
Independence Day
Postal carriers present donation to Daily Bread
The Thompson Submachine Gun: Made for the U.S. Postal Service?
USPS: Why Employee Engagement?

July 3, 2020
Golden retriever waits on his driveway every day to greet mail carrier
Montana's senators introduce bill that would provide the USPS with $25 billion
Stamps.com generates $4 million in sales for "Last Week Tonight" Custom Postage Stamps in Support of USPS  
Celebrities Show Support for U.S. Postal Service
Bipartisan Postal Relief Bill Introduced in Senate
Pennsylvania Man Sentenced to Prison for Assaulting a Postal Carrier
House-passed infrastructure bill gives USPS $25B for e-vehicles, facility updates
TSP Funds Continue Slow Climb from COVID-19 Trough, and More
Final-mile international postal prices set to rise, but by how much is still up in the air
Congress Should Deliver Postal Reform – Not Gimmicks – in the Next 12 Months
The USPS is the only organization that was forced to pre-pay for health benefits decades into the future

July 2, 2020
The Postal Service is made up of real heroes. It's no time to let it die
Thousands of OSHA investigations quietly closed during COVID-19 pandemic
Celebrating Postal Worker Appreciation Day
Mail carrier behavior riles Woodmere residents
15-year-old boy on bicycle dies after being hit by USPS vehicle in Kansas City
The History of Chain Letters
Does my postal worker have to wear a mask when delivering the mail?
Overwhelmed by Volume, Strained Postal Workers Struggle to Keep Up
USPS driver taken to hospital after Charleston crash
On this 50th anniversary for the USPS, mail a letter to a friend
Amazon driver quits job on Twitter, abandons package-filled van in Detroit suburb
USPS wants every employee and contractor to continue to carry the essential service provider letter that the
organization issued this year
July 1 was National Postal Worker Day
OIG Audit: Does the Postal Service Have an Effective Employee Exit Process?

July 1, 2020
Why Snail Mail Is Your New Secret Weapon For Engaging Remote Workers
DC Circuit Says USPS Can't Stop Foreign Letter Data Release
Former Ohio postal worker sentenced to prison for drug trafficking, mail theft
Main Street postman, artist Gino Nardo, set to retire
Sen. Daines of Montana asking postal service inspector general for 'full investigation' after vet's remains go
missing
Nebraska postal employee convicted for opening U.S. Mail
Sheriff Troy Nehls accuses postal worker of dumping fliers
Will Postal Reform Leave Rural Americans in the Cold?
Metro Detroit Amazon driver quits job on Twitter, post goes viral
‘The worst it’s ever been’: Reno-Sparks direct mail, sorting companies forge ahead
America is woefully unprepared for mail-in voting. The result will be messy and divisive.

June 30, 2020
VIDEO: Car rams parked postal vehicle from behind, carrier narrowly escapes injury
VA receives funding from PTSD semipostal stamp
Amazon gives front-line workers a $500 coronavirus bonus
Dog attacks on LA mail carriers soar
Postal workers adapt procedures, emphasize safety during COVID-19 pandemic
Gicker Appointed Head of Stamp Services at USPS
On Hatch Act, Wide Range of Barred Behaviors and Resulting Penalties
Postal Service defends handling of absentee ballots as agency prepares to meet with Indiana election officials
Some Bastrop County voters’ mailed-in ballots returned due to USPS error
For Sale: The Post Office

June 29, 2020
Postal Workers Union in Iowa Takes Up Fight to Save USPS
PHOTO: 20-year-old postal worker crashes vehicle into ditch
A Woman of Many Addresses
Tidal wave of packages is keeping Postal Service afloat
Amazon to pay $1 billion for self-driving tech firm Zoox
Amazon's Vision for Autonomous Delivery
Letter carriers honor memory of colleague
UK e-commerce exporters urged to rethink US last-mile as postal rates rise
Rep. Jared Huffman applauds $6 billion earmarked to replace Postal Service vehicles
Ex postal worker who killed lover when she wouldn’t leave her husband needs to stay in prison: Pa court
Ashtabula, OH mail carrier accused of selling drugs on the job back in court Monday
Effective July 1, USPS Hikes International Shipping Rates; Shippers Consider Alternatives
USPS Cancels Dedication Ceremony for Fruits & Vegetables Stamps
OIG: Value to the Nation

June 28, 2020
Amazon driver fulfills unusual delivery instructions in Delaware
The very American Postal Service now a partisan pawn, with democracy at stake
Disinfecting the mail from yellow fever to coronavirus
Snail mail is getting people through this time
Trump Signs Executive Order to Overhaul the Federal Hiring Process
Former New Jersey APWU Secretary-Treasurer That Pleaded Guilty To Embezzling $34,500 In Union Funds
Sentenced
From yellow fever to coronavirus, keeping the mail safe
Will You Be Using the New L Funds?

June 27, 2020
Australian Postal Service Enables Customers to Buy Bitcoin at 3,500 Locations
Former postal worker gets three years in prison for drug trafficking at post office
Democrat's infrastructure bill has a special delivery: Electric mail trucks
Collision with small truck heavily damages mail vehicle
FedEx in Michigan turns to USPS as it struggles with delivery delays
Postal Unions Turn Up Heat On GOP to Rescue Postal Service
Republican nightmare: Trump vote-by-mail demonizing driving down GOP participation
Under siege from Trump, U.S. Postal Service finds surprising financial upside in pandemic
Biden Floats Baseless Election Conspiracy
Fact-checking Biden on GOP tax cuts, NAACP endorsement, and other false and misleading claims
Houston Letter Carrier Caught Throwing Campaign Mail Into Dumpster
Former Ohio postal employee sentenced to prison for drug trafficking, mail theft
VA receives $717,000 in funding from the US Postal Service for PTSD research
Surveillance video shows Henrico Co. VA mail carrier being shot by paintballs
Vote by Mail in New Jersey is Broken as Post Office Returning Thousands of Ballots Statewide Undelivered
Postal Service blamed for misdirecting absentee ballots
Manchester postal worker donates car to single mother of five

June 26, 2020
Mobile post office launches in Minneapolis after two locations destroyed in riots
Retiring postal worker's open letter to family and friends
Medford Post Office Mural a Grim Reminder of Past
Local Postal Worker Spotted Not Wearing PPE
Vote-by-mail ballots may have been lost in postal truck fire
USPS offering $50,000 after carrier shot with paintball gun
U.S. Postal Service retreats from dire financial forecast
Branch 1081 member passes away from coronavirus
Central Mass. Postal Worker Re-Sentenced for Sexually Exploiting a Child
Cracking the Retirement Code: Deciphering the all-important Form 50
USPS Now Says They Will Run Out of Cash October 2021 - Not September This Year
NPMHU: Postal Service releases updated CDC posters relating to Social Distancing and Face Coverings

June 25, 2020
Stockton post office closes, then reopens with limited service after worker tests positive for COVID-19
BBC: The surprising origins of the postal service
Portland: March Across the Hawthorne Bridge to Save the Postal Service
California USPS window clerk suspended for pro-Trump remarks while on duty, in uniform
Mail-in ballots thrust Postal Service into presidential race
Royal Mail to cut 2,000 management roles
‘Crush This Lady.’ Inside eBay’s Bizarre Campaign Against a Blog Critic
USPS to Release Forever Hip Hop Stamps on July 1st
Two Federal Employees Suspended Without Pay for Violating Hatch Act
Federal Judge Rules - postage is not a ‘poll tax’
N.J. county issues ‘urgent notice’ to mail-in voters after postal truck destroyed in fire
Alabama mail theft leads to crimes in several states
3 business lessons from the surprisingly tech-savvy U.S. Postal Service
You’ve Got Mail…Or Maybe Not. New Post Office Scam Hijack’s Your Mailbox

June 24, 2020
Fraudulent Mail Holds Under Investigation In Toms River NJ
USPS Ends What It Calls 'Redundant' Proof-of-Delivery Service
Despite Everything, the Mail Still Comes
Zollars, Moak join USPS board of governors
Moped rider from Ypsilanti in critical condition after colliding with mail truck
The US Postal Service lifted my family out of poverty. We can't let it die
5 Big Initiatives New Postmaster General Should Deliver
The USPS lifted my family out of poverty. We can't let it die
USPS workers look to government for bailout, projected to run out of money soon
New Stamps Celebrating Bugs Bunny’s 80th Birthday Coming Soon to a Post Office Near You
APWU raise awareness on the needed USPS funding through car caravan
Protesters in Detroit call on president to save the U. S. Postal Service
Postal Service Retiree Health Benefits: Pre-Funding Is Responsible; Reforms Are Necessary
OIG: Management of HCR Contractor Failures at the Greensboro, NC, Processing and Distribution Center

June 23, 2020
Reward offered in Minneapolis post office arsons
2 Coloradans held in theft of mail, key
USPS is hiring postal workers in the Richmond area
'Save the USPS!': USPS Workers Calling on Congress to Provide Funding in Next Stimulus Bill
Dallas: Beloved Lake Highlands' Mail Carrier Retires
Petition Calls for Name Change at Andrew Jackson Post Office
Dog attacks on Southwest Georgia mail carriers rise in COVID-19 quarantine
The Postal Service Is Steadily Getting Worse. Can It Handle a National Mail-In Election?
Postal Workers Rally Across U.S. to Save Post Office

June 22, 2020
Report: Mike Pence, Donald Trump, Ivanka, And Bill Barr Have All Voted By Mail
Netflix still mails DVDs?
Michigan postal workers to rally in national campaign for support
Fact Check: Trump's Newest Unfounded Claims About Mail-In Ballots
The U.S. Postal Strike of 1970 and Present-Day Crisis
Another LLV goes up in flames (Ulster Park, NY)
One year later: Family of USPS worker killed on the job held memorial balloon release
USPS: Nearly 10K New Yorkers change address to CT at height of coronavirus  |  Thousands of Michiganders put
in COAs
Postal Worker Worries about Threats to Rural ‘Lifeline’ During Pandemic
States failed to get absentee ballots to thousands of voters in recent primary elections, signaling problems for
November
An All-Mail Election Would Be Dangerous for Democracy

June 21, 2020
Father's Day
Rural Carriers Union Files National-Level Step 4 Grievance Over Pandemic Impacts
More Retirement Myth Busting
Small is beautiful: Holyoke gallery features mail art from across the country and overseas
India: In lockdown, postal employees deliver against all odds
Maine Rep Jared Golden joins push to save postal service
Maskless postal workers, election doorbellers? C’mon, Pierce County, COVID-19 is real
Pokemon YouTuber Leonhart stunned after postal service loses $55k card

June 20, 2020
Two more USPS Governors confirmed by Senate
Change to International Shipping Rules Adds New Threat for US Postal Service
Vote-by-mail worked in Michigan. Here’s what we need to succeed in the fall
Sioux City neighborhood no longer receiving mail due to threatening dogs
CA: Vote by Mail Bill Signed Into Law by Newsom | NJ: Some Ballots Not Delivered Due to Insufficient Address
Post Office Pensions Update: Playing a Game of Historical Revisionism
Mail theft at El Verano Post Office
“My baby can’t breathe!” - Letter Carrier to the Rescue
Post office and Amazon need better safety practices
OIG: Top Challenges Facing Federal Agencies: COVID-19 Emergency Relief and Response Efforts

June 19, 2020
USPS, facing fiscal calamity, confronts new challenges to international parcel competitiveness
Motorcyclist seriously injured in crash with Post Office van in Hanover NJ, police say
D.C. Plans To Mail Every Voter A 2020 Election Day Ballot
Union: Consolidated Casing Initiative test to end in Saco and other communities
L.A. Postmaster: 'Angelinos Love the Postal Service'
USPS discusses safety as Toledo ranks high in dog attacks
Trump describes mail-in voting as biggest threat to reelection
California to send every voter mail-in ballot for November
Unmasked postal clerk calls cops on customer in dispute over masks
USPS OIG Audit Report: Processing Network Optimization and Service Impacts
Essential Portraits of Colchester: USPS
USPS rated most important US business by public
USPS alarms neighbors with Civic Center post office closure letter
NALC: 2020 Stamp Out Hunger Donor Drive
Rep. Cisneros fights for Postal Service on behalf of America’s struggling small businesses
11th Circ. Denies Postal Worker New Trial On Disability Claim
NPMHU Files National Level Grievance Over Implementation of MHA Health Insurance

June 18, 2020
Amazon driver arrested following incident he parked on wrong side of street to deliver package
Caravan of protestors call on Congress to fund USPS
Postmark Toledo
Mail carriers suffer thousands of dog bites in 2019
Union workers raise awareness in Cape Coral to save USPS
Bystanders help pull USPS driver out of vehicle after fiery crash in Darke County
USPS to set up mobile post office in south Minneapolis
Virginia postal worker died of self-inflicted gunshot wound after wounding three relatives
Bag of undelivered mail found in Paterson, NJ
A Ridgefield postal employee was charged with trespassing and disorderly conduct after turning himself in to
police

June 17, 2020
PRC endorses USPS plan to end customized postage
Massachusetts: Protesters show support for Post Office funding
Growing your TSP: Time to time the market?
Mourning the Letters That Will No Longer Be Written, and Remembering the Great Ones That Were
Final Delivery: My Double Oak Years
Douglas Morgan retires from Ballinger post office
More USPS delivery concerns uncovered across the Denver metro
DeJoy takes oath as Postmaster General
Postal Service suspends service for Mount Lemmon, AZ post office

June 16, 2020
Former Vermont window clerk pleads not guilty to theft
Six former eBay executives charged with aggressive cyberstalking of Ecommerce blogger
Lincoln Park postal carrier is local face of USPS' National Dog Bite Awareness Week
DeJoy Honors Brennan With Benjamin Franklin Award
New Postmaster General Louis DeJoy praises postal employees, Megan Brennan in a new video message
In his first act as Postmaster General, Louis DeJoy paid tribute to Former PMG Megan J. Brennan
What Could Happen if the U.S. Postal Service Stopped Delivering Mail
Widespread voting by mail poses risks of disenfranchising voters, delaying election results
ATF Offers $70,000 to Solve Twin Cities Arson Cases - Releases Photos of Suspects
NPMHU and USPS Reach Agreement on Temporary Extensions on Step 3 and Arbitration Appeals

June 15, 2020
2020 Stamp Out Hunger Donor Drive
As Trump crony takes over as PMG, Democrats want to know how he got the job
Post office employees upset over supervisor's social media posts
Ready, Set, Go: USPS celebrates the great outdoors with new Forever stamps
U.S. Postal Service Releases Dog Attack National Rankings
Mail delays abound, but seem to be improving
USPS gets new leader as it deals with big financial concerns
The Postal Service Is Steadily Getting Worse — Can It Handle a National Mail-In Election?
Nearly 1,800 absentee ballots left uncounted in Marion County primary election
What's the future for global mail after Covid has put its stamp on services?

June 14, 2020
USPS Tops List Of Americans’ Most Essential Companies During Covid-19
Rep. Latta wants northwest Ohio mail to be processed in Ohio, not Michigan
USPS Celebrates the Great Outdoors With New Stamps
Retiring Wysox postmaster gave her all

June 13, 2020
Jacksonville IL postal worker says he was taunted, cursed because of his race
It’s Not Too Late to Save the 2020 Election It’s Not Too Late to Save the 2020 Election
Seller Questions USPS Signature-Required Fees Amid COVID
USPS union says property and vehicles ransacked, letter carriers assaulted and robbed during nationwide
protests
Come rain or shine, the USPS always delivers
Congressman Calls on Senate to Act on Emergency COVID-19 Funding for Postal Service
USPS Announces Virtual Dedication Ceremony for Enjoy the Great Outdoors Stamps
Man indicted for shooting Memphis postal worker last year
OIG: Stamp Count Analysis

June 12, 2020
Arbitrator issues new Canada Post collective bargaining decisions
An “international” stock fund without China? How’s that work?
USPS carrier has passion for people on St. Marys route
Downtown Boise mailboxes temporarily removed due to 'civil unrest'
Man found dead on top of semi-truck at postal facility
USPS Tops List Of Americans' Most Essential Companies During Covid-19
Houston had the most dog attacks of postal workers in the country in 2019
NJ Committee Approves Legislation Spurred by Postal Service’s ‘Documented Failure’ to Deliver Mail-in Ballots
on Time
Burned post offices destroyed in Minneapolis unrest leave a void
What can we do about the post office?

June 11, 2020
Fact check: Dianne Feinstein didn't help husband secure USPS contract
For postal workers, an online shopping frenzy during the pandemic means they are busier than ever.
The Look Book Goes to the Jamaica NYC Post Office We spoke to USPS workers, many of whom are working ten-
and 12-hour daily shifts to keep up with demand.
House, Senate lawmakers urge USPS to reassess expected losses from coronavirus
Fact Check: No Evidence Dianne Feinstein Helped Husband Secure a USPS Real Estate Contract
With Live PD Cancelled, Host Dan Abrams Speaks Out on the Video Footage of Javier Ambler’s Death in Police
Custody - Ambler was a former postal employee
USPS Releases Dog Attack National Rankings
Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan will retire June 12
$25K reward offered in Near West Side postal worker robbery
Michigan Should Not Be Encouraging Mail-In Balloting
OIG: Transportation Network Optimization and Service Performance

June 10, 2020
Will Pandemic and Politics Put Postal Service in Peril? Here Are the Facts.
Cross-border postal rates going up July 1 for many shippers
UPS grapples with Christmas-like shipping surge amid coronavirus- higher costs of home delivery could spell
end of ‘free shipping’
USPS to Launch Loyalty Program for Shippers
Tulsa postal carrier catches porch pirate in the act
Can Innovative and Holistic Leadership Help the USPS Weather the Storm?
USPS Custom Postage Political Content Ban Unconstitutional
You have two days left to order PhotoStamps
Postal Service Revenue Topped Projections During Pandemic, Lawmakers Say
Pandemic Doesn't Pause USPS in Western New York
Skepticism Voiced about Need for Postal Subsidy

June 9, 2020
Statement from NALC President Fredric V. Rolando on the COVID-19 pandemic
Nevada attempts unprecedented all mail-in primary amid coronavirus concerns
UPS Calls For Justice And Reform To Advance Equality
Pandemic increases workload, health risks for postal and delivery employees
2 post offices torched, timely delivery continues, USPS joins march against police brutality
Plain Talk: Responses to my defense of the U.S. Postal Service
Packing the Postal Service in Five Easy Steps
Australia Post's new delivery model will slash jobs, union warns
UPS deliveries delayed in Chicago, nationwide due to protests and road closures
Postal Service Hiring for Rural Carrier Associate Positions in Western Pennsylvania
USPS seeking to hire rural carriers at $18.56 an hour
Watch: Former Texas Postal Employee Dies After Being Tased by Cops Filming Live PD
DC Circuit Says Postal Service Can’t Ban Custom Stamps for Political Views
Postmaster General Louis DeJoy and U.S. Ambassador Dr. Aldona Wos Award 8 Scholarships To NC Students
FedEx Follows Suit with COVID-19-Related Peak Surcharges for Shippers
Postal Service Revenue Topped Projections During Pandemic, Lawmakers Say

June 8, 2020
Hundreds ride in memory of slain Indianapolis postal worker
Minneapolis Letter Carriers: Buildings Can Be Rebuilt, But Lives Cannot Be Brought Back
Postal workers from Minneapolis branch damaged in fire show support for Black Lives Matter
USPS to start sticker program in effort to stop dog attacks
Being vigilant - Staying safe during public demonstrations
Cedar Valley postal workers caravan to ‘Save Postal Service’
OIG: Six Months of Our Work

June 7, 2020
Postal Service controversy? COVID-19? Nothing can stop this letter carrier
The mailman was a lady!
USPS truck involved in crash on Route 302
USPS Faces Extra Coronavirus Woes
Post offices, beloved community hubs, fight virus-era threat
Bush retires from Post Office after 38.5 years
VIDEO: $50,000 Reward in Failed Armed Robbery of Letter Carrier in Pomona
NPMHU 2020 Convention Postponed

June 6, 2020
Postal Inspectors Release Coronavirus Masks Seized From Black Lives Matter Protesters
TSP Board Chairman to Resign Following Trump Intervention in Retirement Program
Trump Moves Forward with Workers Comp Cuts During Pandemic
The motley assortment of police currently occupying Washington, D.C.
Amazon Warehouse in California Destroyed by Fire
The Truth About Trump, Republicans, and Vote-by-Mail
"Alarming": postal inspectors seize masks Oakland printer made for protesters
Massive 3-Alarm Fire Erupts At Amazon Distribution Center In Redlands
California post office closes after threat
Postal Service needs reforms, not billions in bailout
U.S. Postal Service Hikes Prices, Hurting Small Businesses
High volume during COVID-19 forces FedEx surcharge on certain home deliveries
Labor activists want to reform police unions - Union leaders don't want to talk about it
OIG: Is the Postal Service Repairing, Updating, and Modernizing Facility Elevators As Needed?

June 5, 2020
Consolidated Casing Grievance Settled
Amazon Air to Add 12 More Aircraft to Fleet
Front Line Heroes: USPS Met With High Demands
Did Postal Inspectors seize “Stop Killing Black People” face masks from the mail?
New Federal Workers More Likely to Be Fired After Filing Whistleblower Complaints
Letter carrier refusing to wear mask is causing important mail for seniors to be delayed
Wonder How You’re Going to Go Back to Work? Watch the Postal Service
Bonaire neighborhood upset over USPS delivery problems
Reward Offered for Details in Looting of Chicago Post Offices
Shirtless Man In Milford, MA Wanted To Fight Postal Worker

June 4, 2020
Up to 4,000 postal workers may have coronavirus
USPS Board Nominees Vow to Protect Agency but Offer Little Expertise on Postal Issues
Devin Leonard On The Postal Service: 'I'm Optimistic' It Will Be Saved
Why Is Voting By Mail (Suddenly) Controversial? Here's What You Need To Know
'Disastrous at a time like this': the US Postal Service is on the brink of crisis
Lexington: The Postal Service's Hiring Spree
Ogden Park Post Office in Chicago Closed Wednesday Due to Damage From Looters
USPS board nominees see no ‘easy answers,’ but common ground for postal reform
U.S. states see major challenge in delivering record mail ballots in November
A bandit riding a scooter robbed a postal carrier of a package in Leonia

June 3, 2020
How the Postal Service helped stamp identity on America – and continues to deliver a common bond today
Connecticut Postal Worker Admits Stealing Nearly $40,000 in Postal Money Orders
Former Groton MA Postmaster Sentenced for Stealing Postal Funds
2 Minneapolis post offices deemed total losses after fires  |  Post offices destroyed by fire relocate; delivery
resumes
This dog sure loves her postal carrier
USPS tells employees to carry papers amid civil unrest, pandemic
PMG discusses importance of diversity, safety
Former Groton, MA Postmaster Sentenced for Stealing Government Funds
PRC Evaluates USPS FY 2019 Performance Report and FY 2020 Performance Plan
U.S. Postal Service, Denver health department still at odds over if distribution center had COVID-19 outbreak
Susan Collins (R-ME) pushes state and local aid, postal service relief in stimulus talks

June 2, 2020
Postal Service Resumes In The Twin Cities
Statement of NALC President Fredric V. Rolando on justice for George Floyd and civil unrest
Did politics and the TSP mix?
Kentucky Postmaster Relief Sentenced for Embezzling Postal Funds
PHOTO: Rioters destroy Minneapolis Post Office 55406  |  Message on side of post office says we will be back to
serve you
Ashes of Montana veteran found after being lost in mail for months
Multiple post offices in Chicago temporarily suspend service or limit delivery
Video shows looters raiding Amazon van in Santa Monica
APWU Statement on the Killing of George Floyd and the Continuing Struggle for Justice
How the Postal Service helped stamp identity on America – and continues to deliver a common bond today
NPMHU Supports LIUNA Statement on the Killing of George Floyd
NPMHU: USPS reissues Essential Service Provider Letter to all Employees and Contractors
NPMHU: USPS Delivers Mandatory Stand Up Talk on Essential Services during COVID-19 and Recent State and
Local Civil Unrest
Going Postal in Edmond, OK

June 1, 2020
TSP funds drop after April surge
USPS Faces Challenges With More Ballots Going In The Mail
Postal workers honor their own as heroes
Threatened cutbacks to the USPS would hit rural Pennsylvania hardest
Daines, Tester say U.S. Postal Service must be saved from collapse
What to do about the US Postal Service

April 30, 2020
Are you sure you're ready to retire?
Retiring postal worker receives tearful goodbye after decades of service
California Letter Carrier Alex De Mateo involved in fatal vehicle accident while delivering his route
Letter carrier deaths due to coronavirus now up to 10
Indianapolis Letter Carrier Angela Summers killed on her route
NALC commemorates Workers Memorial Day
Ongoing issues detailed between the Indianapolis mail carrier shot while on the job and certain neighbors
Samantha Bee Advocates for Saving the Postal Service on 'Full Frontal'
U.S. Postal Service in LA busier than holidays, looking to hire more workers
USPS Funding, Federal Benefits are Sticking Point for 5th Relief Bill
USPS Media Statement – COVID-19
USPS workers who are contacted by reporters should refer them to a manager or supervisor
Postal carrier fatally shot after dispute over dogs | 21-year-old man arrested in connection with shooting death
of Indianapolis mail carrier
Postal service sees 37% increase in mail delivery since pandemic

April 29, 2020
Akron: police investigating 2 armed robberies of USPS mail carriers
Why the Madman in the White House Wants to Kill the Post Office Amid a Pandemic
Parcel Profits Slumping
Indianapolis letter carrier was shot, killed after homeowner’s mail was curtailed due to loose dogs
Congress Must Stand Up to the White House and Deliver Relief to the Postal Service
Ohio primary a major test for mail-in voting
Postal workers in Portland call for federal help to save USPS
Memorial Mourns Fallen Postal Workers and Calls to Save the Service
Fighting to save the Postal Service while honoring lost workers
USPS shares face coverings guidance in warm weather for postal employees
USPS Funding, Federal Benefits are Sticking Point for 5th Relief Bill

April 28, 2020
UPS to deliver medicine by drone to Florida retirement community
Mail carrier killed in shooting on Indy's east side
Mourn the Dead and Fight to Save the Postal Service
Sanders knocks aid for cruise line as Postal Service flounders
Now is not the time to privatize post offices
USPS employee arrested for death of fellow postal worker
Humor's not lost at USPS
Editorial: US Postal Service rates cannot be set by whim
Mail carrier killed in shooting on east side of Indianapolis
Carrier Coming Home From Work After Retiring - sweet
Denver Woman Charged With Murdering Fellow Postal Worker
Postal Employee’s Facebook Posts Violated Hatch Act
Family selling T-shirts, hoodies to support US Postal Service during COVID-19 crisis
Royal Mail scraps Saturday postal deliveries due to coronavirus crisis
Ohio's mail-in ballot brouhaha: a sign of coming trouble?

April 27, 2020
Fact Checker: Trump’s claim the Postal Service loses money on every e-commerce package it delivers
The Founders never intended the Postal Service to be managed like a business
Joe Biden is the USPS’s only hope—but it has to hang on until November
Statement from NALC President Fredric V. Rolando Re: COVID-19 Virus Crisis and the Administration’s Attack on
the Postal Service (.pdf)
Faces of the frontlines: Postal service continues to serve community despite pandemic
Trump Denigrates Vote By Mail, But Troops Have Been Doing It For Decades
Time to Deliver for the Postal Service
NPMHU: Postal Service issues Memorandum on reusable Face Covering for employees
Postal Service endures financial woes as Dallas clerks, carriers worry about their health on the job
Send a Letter To Your Senators And Help Save The Postal Service
PPE and reduced contact with public 'keeping postal workers safe'

April 26, 2020
I'm a postal worker. In the coronavirus pandemic, I am my customers' link to the world.
Postal service employee begs for gloves, mask to protect herself during coronavirus
“We’re their store”: USPS carrier works through pandemic
John M. McHugh: Pandemic cannot stay Postal Service's appointed rounds. Meddling might.
Sendoff for postal worker is a moving tribute
Mail and freight keep Alaska air carriers on life support during pandemic
Postal Workers Plan Workers' Memorial Day Vigils
Postal carriers, delivery workers keep Americans safe at home during coronavirus
After 2 employees test positive for coronavirus, Maryland postal workers urge more protection
Reports of vote-by-mail ballots undelivered, tossed aside by postal workers
Worried on the route, mail carriers press forward amid pandemic
The Postal Service's untapped real estate fortune

April 25, 2020
Neither snow, nor rain, nor COVID-19 will stop USPS from delivering mail
NALC's Rolando responds to President Trump's ‘joke’ remarks
Trump: Postal Service must charge Amazon more, or no loan
If we let the US Postal Service die, we’ll be killing small businesses with it
Coronavirus deliveries: Mail carriers, FedEx, UPS workers busier
Trump tightens the Postal Service squeeze - his latest comments increase the uncertainty over its future.
Save the Postal Service - Trump’s personal hostility has merged with long-standing conservative antipathy to
endanger a vital civic institution
Trump could wreck the postal service, but he can’t beat Amazon
Rep. Jamie Raskin: Trump Wants Control of Post Office, Mail in Ballots
Postal employee begs for gloves, mask to protect herself during coronavirus
Ohio election officials face mail-in ballot issues due to postal service delays
Will the U.S. Postal Service survive the coronavirus?

April 24, 2020
Trump's $10 billion loan to USPS could shift control
Why We Should Love The Post Office
Wyoming post office seeing package volume similar to Christmas during the pandemic
Biden calls on Congress to back mail voting for states, says Trump's opposition 'un-American'
US Postal Service now does not deliver to roughly half the world
U.S. Postal Service Shifting International Air Mail to Sea Transport During COVID-19
USPS OIG: Mail Delivery and Customer Service Operations - Foothill Station, San Jose, CA
Orchids delivered to postal workers in Santa Barbara and Goleta
Five weeks in and feds are frayed
Harry Potter Alliance Needs Your Help to Save the USPS
Japan Suspends Mail to US, USPS Turns to Sea Transport
'A Power Grab': Postal Union Slams Trump For Holding USPS Funds Hostage to Force 'Draconian Cuts'
One draconian law is killing the U.S. Postal Service. Rescind it
Syracuse man charged with assaulting U.S. Postal Service employee
America’s Hidden Voting Epidemic? Mail Ballot Failures
Ohio elections chief says postal office holding up voting

April 23, 2020
A no-brainer stimulus idea: Electrify USPS mail trucks
Postal Service offers $25K reward after men hold down carrier, steal mail in Blue Island IL
USPS reports pandemic halts mail service to many
Sioux Falls postal workers handling higher volume of mail during pandemic
How postal workers are staying safe during the pandemic
Great Neck post office struggles as pandemic crushes USPS
USPS seeing package volume similar to Christmas during the pandemic
USPS to deliver stimulus checks, notices
USPS Social Media Policy Reminder
NPMHU and USPS Enter Memorandum of Understanding on the Exception for MOU Transfers – COVID 19
Related Absences
Three Jacksonville postal workers test positive for COVID-19
Postal Service Remains Most Favorably-Viewed Agency
A crime of opportunity: Increased reports of mail thefts targeting stimulus checks

April 22, 2020
Same Problems, Different Bailout for the Postal Service
As coronavirus cases among US Postal Service employees surpass 1,200, many say they're not receiving
adequate sanitation supplies, sick pay, or care from supervisors
Pennsylvania boosting efforts to promote voting by mail amid COVID-19 pandemic
Meet My Mom: Delivering During a Pandemic
Why We Should Love the Post Office
UPS sees demand for global coronavirus medical supplies, residential deliveries spike
Unsanitized Bathrooms and Working While Sick: Postal Workers Flood OSHA With Coronavirus Complaints
Taking FEHB into Retirement Without a Hitch
Chicago: Thieves steal from postal vehicles
Unsanitized Bathrooms and Working While Sick: Postal Workers Flood OSHA With Coronavirus Complaints
Pitney Bowes Accused of Monopolizing Postal Equipment Market
New York City's Essential Workers Are Overwhelmingly People of Color
WATCH: Bernie Sanders Holds Virtual Town Hall With Postal Union Leaders on How to Save the USPS
Over 100 Postal Workers in Massachusetts and Rhode Island Have Contracted COVID-19; One Has Died

April 21, 2020
Some Amazon workers plan to not show up for the job this week as part of labor actions
White paper: The Postal Service and the COVID-19 Crisis
West Virginia family leaves snacks for postal worker
Amazon Is Building a Delivery Powerhouse. Look Out, FedEx, UPS, USPS.
We Can’t Allow Trump to Use COVID-19 to Destroy the Postal Service
Help Save The Post Office With These Awesome Scale Models Of USPS Vehicles
Congress gave the Postal Service a Band-Aid. It needs a permanent fix.
The Radical Idea That Undergirds Our Postal System
Why does Trump hate the U.S. Postal Service?
Seven USPS employees in Valdosta test positive for COVID-19
FedEx drivers say they're not getting coronavirus protections other delivery workers receive
Postal worker who previously tested positive for COVID-19 is back on the job just one week after employees
had been informed of the worker’s illness
New video offers delivery safety tips
Former New York Postal Employee Sentenced for Mail Theft

April 20, 2020
The U.S. Postal Service is in trouble. What does that mean for FedEx?
New York Postal Worker Sentenced for Mail Theft
Cashing in on USPS Overtime: Why Many Postal Workers Earn More Than Their Bosses
Postal Service shortfall threatens seniors, small businesses
USPS Celebrates Earth Day With New Forever Stamp
UPI Photo: Postal workers complete their shift in Los Angeles
Hard-working mail handler earned $181,253 in 2018
USPS has established a COVID-19 Supplies Command Center
COVID-19 pushes Postal Service’s finances to the brink

April 19, 2020
2 arrested after threatening to shoot UPS worker over missing package in NJ
NALC: Statement From President Rolando Concerning COVID-19 (PDF)
'Unsung heroes': Essential workers armed with masks and fears during coronavirus pandemic
East Brunswick is the latest Hometown Hero
Postal worker connects people to outside world
LA Times: Postal Service defines America, losing it would be devastating
Residents furious as coronavirus disrupts mail delivery across NYC

April 18, 2020
Coronavirus causing mail interruptions across NYC
Will Republicans Help The Coronavirus Kill The Post Office?
US Postal Service is a lifeline to customers during the COVID-19 crisis
Other Views: Postal service not to blame for missing absentee ballots in Wisconsin
For some, post office takes on renewed importance during isolation
Domestic Shipping Disruptions Now a Reality for Sellers
Mathematical proof the eagle in the USPS logo is fast
USPS Halting International Services in 72 Countries
Mansfield postal carrier says coronavirus is 'just like a speed bump'
Postal Service can’t be saved by bailouts unless serious reforms come attached
USPS extends return-to-sender time frames
USPS changes Priority Mail’s two-day and three-day service commitment
India: Postal employees to get Rs 10 lakh compensation in case they succumb to COVID-19

April 17, 2020
‘A Right of the People’: Leader of Postal Workers Union Demands USPS Funding in Next Stimulus Bill
Can the Postal Service Survive Coronavirus?
USPS In Crisis: Can The Post Office Cut Its Retiree Healthcare Costs?
Appeals court tells USPS regulator to rethink ‘incomprehensible’ package revenue formula
Bezos wants to test all Amazon employees for COVID-19
Chicago-area mail carriers navigate coronavirus challenges
Hundreds of USPS workers have tested positive for the coronavirus, but it still may be safer to get postal mail
than other types of packages
NPMHU: MOU on Temporary Extensions on Step 3 and Arbitration Appeals
Kevin Kosar Discusses the U.S. Postal Service
Deputies arrest alleged credit card thieves, find tons of stolen mail, postal carrier uniform

April 16, 2020
U.S. Postal Service Tops List Again as Americans’ Favorite Government Agency
Peterborough NH stationery brand creates new cards for pandemic
Chicago-area mail carriers navigate coronavirus challenges: Customers eager to chat, the pain of postage-due
notices and Postal Service’s financial collapse.
Death of the Postal Service Would Hurt Trump’s Base Most of All
NRLCA and USPS Sign MOU Concerning Temporary Workplace Changes to Promote Social Distancing
Trump tweets “Thanks for Delivering”- to UPS
Westchester USPS worker got coronavirus, speaks out after husband's death
Royal Mail's putting profits before safety results in deaths of UK postal workers
The Postal Service is in Deep Trouble. Here's One Way to Get it Out
Lexington Institute: Seven Myths About the Postal Service and Its Finances
Protective barriers installed at Willmar Post Office
Eleven postal employees in Baltimore test positive for COVID-19
Gift offerings - USPS offers guidelines for workers
Could coronavirus deal a fatal blow to the U.S. Postal Service?
U.S. Postal Service statement on use of USPS trademarks
Unsent absentee mail ballots discovered in Milwaukee
Warwick family sends big thank you to postal workers amid coronavirus pandemic
OIG: First-Line Supervisor Recruitment and Retention

April 15, 2020
Editorial: What’s an Essential Service in a Pandemic? The Post Office
Trump's war against the Postal Service could have another casualty: tens of thousands of military veterans with
disabilities
U.S. Postal Workers Were on the Front Lines Before. They Were Ignored.
Fix the Postal Service - Don't Give It a Coronavirus Bailout
Postal Service touts hiring spree while agency faces financial turmoil, 20 employee deaths
Postal worker speaks out after husband dies from coronavirus
UPS Wins Challenge to Postal Rate Regulation in D.C. Cir.

April 14, 2020
Next big health shocker: Your 2021 FEHBP premiums
Post Office Pensions: Some Key Myths And Facts
The November election will be a disaster without a functional post office.
Don’t Kill the U.S. Postal Service. Unshackle It.
A disaster brewed for years in the Postal Service. The coronavirus has engulfed it in crisis.
Trump Vs. The Postal Service: Behind The Movement To #SaveTheUSPS
Postal service changes mail carriers' routines
Postal Service says it's going broke due to pandemic, Trump flatly opposes emergency aid
Do Republicans oppose vote by mail? In Pennsylvania, it’s not that simple.
USPS shows how it's protecting customers and workers
Valley postal workers race to keep up with major spike in demand for Amazon deliveries
Postal Workers Say USPS Isn’t Telling Them When Colleagues Test Positive for COVID-19, Despite Promising To
Buffalo woman accused of spitting on USPS worker at post office, claiming she had COVID-19
More Than 600,000 People Sign Petition Demanding Hazard Pay for U.S. Postal Service Employees
Lawmakers Need to Reform Postal Service, Not Provide Massive Bailout
The U.S. Postal Service should not be a business
Why Vote-by-Mail Could be a Legal Nightmare in November
Bad Idea: What If Jeff Bezos Tries to Acquire the Struggling U.S. Postal Service?

April 13, 2020
Bernie Sanders Says Congress Must Stop Trump From Exploiting COVID-19 Crisis to 'Bankrupt and Privatize the
Postal Service'
U.S. Postal Service Has Never Been More Important, or More Endangered
#SaveUSPS Goes Viral After Trump Reportedly Blocks US Postal Service Coronavirus Funding
Link: US Mail Not For Sale
Exton postal employee dies from coronavirus
Postal Inspection Service warns of several COVID-19-related scams
Postal service employees will maintain safe distancing
Coronavirus may give President Trump a long-sought chance to privatize the Postal Service
Valley postal workers race to keep up with major spike in demand for Amazon deliveries
USPS Investigates Wis. Absentee Ballot Reports
Would a bailout for the remainder of the fiscal year really help the Postal Service, or is it just kicking the
proverbial can farther down the road?

April 12, 2020
Easter Sunday
The debate over a post office bailout, explained: Republicans want privatization, Trump wants to stick it to
Amazon.
Cruise ships safe, but post office can die- Trump will put 600K USPS employees out of work to lash out at Jeff
Bezos.
Routes still hot, mailboxes full: USPS still delivering
Where has all the mail gone? Blame it on the coronavirus
Questions and anger in Wisconsin over undelivered absentee ballots for Tuesday’s controversial election
Postal workers wear masks as they restock shelves in Los Angeles
Trump reportedly said he would reject a bailout package if it included aid to keep the US Postal Service
functioning
OSHA Reminds Employers That They Cannot Retaliate Against Workers Reporting Unsafe Conditions During
Coronavirus Pandemic

April 11, 2020
If the Postal Service Dies, So Does Democracy
NALC: Trump is Being Misinformed About the Postal Service
Postal Service running 'out of cash' and that may hurt African Americans
Postmaster General Warns House Committee of Dire Consequences Without Congressional Action- Trump’s
Own Hand Picked Board of Governors Says USPS Needs $75B
Political Mail in a COVID-19 World
Postal workers tackle COVID-19 spread
USPS Helps JCPS Deliver Chromebooks to Students in Need
USPS investigates absentee ballot issues from Tuesday's election
Fact check: US Postal Service will not close in June
Postal workers providing normalcy on the frontline
A nurse practitioner, a doctor and a postal worker share their COVID-19 stories, advice to readers
Two teens rob U.S. Postal Carrier at gunpoint in North Chicago
This mailman in Ohio is delivering essential supplies to the elderly on his route

April 10, 2020
Good Friday
Pasadena, TX letter carrier passes away
Column: Trump again attacks the U.S. Postal Service with lies
U.S. Postal Service offers $25K reward after armed robbery of carrier in North Chicago
Postal Service Warns of $22 Billion Hole From Coronavirus
Coronavirus Is Threatening One of Government’s Most Ubiquitous Services: The Mail
Poll: Most Americans, unlike Trump, want mail-in ballots for November if coronavirus threatens
Loss of belly capacity hobbles USPS
Save the Post Office: Pandemic forces Postal Service to suspend dozens of post offices
Package delivery up 20% in Fargo area
Postmaster General statement on U.S. Postal Service stimulus needs
NPMHU approves contract with USPS
USPS requests $75B amid pandemic to recover from ‘steep’ drop in mail volume
USPS touts hiring spree while agency faces financial turmoil, 20 employee deaths
Driver Flashes Gun at Off-Duty Postal Worker Following South Bay Traffic Crash
John Prine, “the Singing Mailman” and one of America’s greatest songwriters dies from coronavirus

April 9, 2020
Tractor Supply CEO expects shift to e-commerce to continue
Amazon Warehouse Warned Staff Not to Touch Shipments for 24 Hours
Trump: Postal Workers Don’t Deserve a Financial Lifeline
Feud over mail causing more problems for residents during COVID-19
NALC: Senate Democrats propose up to $25K pay increase for essential workers, including letter carriers
Communities and Postal Workers United (CPWU) Spring 2020 Newsletter (PDF)
Postal Service workers say more can be done to keep them safe
USPS testing new Informed Delivery feature
NALC: President Trump is Being Misinformed About the Postal Service
Trump Blasts Amazon for the U.S. Postal Service’s Losses. He Might Want to Blame Congress Instead
State lawmakers want to know how 3 tubs of Oshkosh, Appleton absentee ballots went undelivered
Three towns without mail as Haledon postal workers stay home
OIG Audit: What Do You Think About the New Lift Gates on Postal Service Trucks?

April 8, 2020
NAPS Chat with House Government Operations Subcommittee Chairman Gerry Connolly
Trump goes on confused rant when asked why he opposes funding for the Postal Service in coronavirus
stimulus
For the Sake of the Common Good, Save the Postal Service
You've Got Less Mail: The Postal Service Is Suffering Amid The Coronavirus
Mail theft a concern in Las Vegas Valley as federal checks go out
12-year-old Brentwood boy makes face masks for postal workers, dad
Delivering messages of gratitude to postal workers
Postal worker crashes mail truck into liquor store, dies
VIDEO: Trump Explains Nixing $25B For USPS | Trump blames internet companies, including Amazon, for Postal
Service struggles
Lawmakers Renew Their Plea for a Postal Service Bailout
CDC’s new guidance - Cloth face coverings now recommended
President Trump responds to Va. congressman's claim that he's 'hastening the demise' of U.S. Postal Service
NPMHU: Mail Handlers Ratify 2019 National Agreement
Postal employee who stole gift cards from mail in Kansas sentenced to probation
Michigan mail delivery slows as coronavirus hits postal service workers

April 7, 2020
Austin postal workers afraid to work, say they aren’t provided protection during COVID-19
Grocery, Post Office Workers In NJ Find Themselves On Front Lines Of Pandemic
Feud over mail causing more problems for residents of Kentucky apartment complexes during COVID-19
Appreciating America's Overlooked, Forgotten, and Discarded Post Office Murals
Detroit postal workers concerned after postal worker dies from COVID-19
Postal Service makes changes after Honolulu employee tests positive for COVID-19
USPS Hiring Temporary Employees
USPS Says "No evidence virus spread through mail, packages"
Postal workers afraid to work, say they aren’t provided protection during COVID-19
USPS hiring after seeing enormous surge in parcel volume
Democratic lawmakers wary of Treasury’s conditions for USPS $10B emergency loan
Montgomery AL postal worker dies following coronavirus illness, USPS says
USPS OIG: Facility Condition Reviews in the Northern New Jersey District (PDF)
USPS OIG: Operating During the COVID-19 Pandemic

April 6, 2020
How to Save the Postal Service
NAPS Works to Secure Hazard Pay for Frontline Postal Employees
Mail delivered Sunday after delays in Dundalk
COVID-19's Effect on the USPS and Direct Mail Marketing
An Post offers check-in service for elderly and vulnerable people
Watch: This is what it's like to take COVID-19 test

April 5, 2020
Coronavirus is straining the post office in NYC
Postal worker violently attacked on Philadelphia subway platform, video shows
Opinion: Oregon’s vote-by-mail system a model for virus-proof elections
Postal workers bringing mail to areas hardest hit by coronavirus demand hazard pay
Tempers flare at Dundalk post office after residents say they haven't received mail in days
Postal Employees Are Demanding Hazard Pay | See/Sign Petition 400K Supporters
Postal Workers Want Hazard Pay. The Answer Is "No"
Royal Mail given nod to cut six-day service
USPS has made changes to keep employees and customers safe during COVID-19 outbreak | Postal Service
aims to protect workers from coronavirus

April 4, 2020
Coronavirus In Colorado: Postal Worker Accuses USPS Of Negligence
Some express concerns over Hartsville SC post office's COVID-19 precautions
Postal workers keep working amid pandemic, take extra precautions
Postal Workers and COVID-19: A Dispatch from the Front Lines
Manhattan letter carrier passes away
USPS uses plastic to protect postal workers
Postal workers mixing DIY sanitizer and buying gloves online
Reeling Postal Service Faces Coronavirus Financial Headwinds
NAPS Works to Secure Hazard Pay for Frontline Postal Employees and Emergency Appropriations
Postal union fears Pontiac mail center may be a 'hot spot' for spreading coronavirus
Update from UPMA National President

April 3, 2020
USPS Media Statement 4/02/20 – COVID-19
PMG Brennan salutes employees for continued service
Coronavirus Update: Some Postal Service Disrupted Due To The Pandemic
4 Postal Workers In Baltimore Area Test Positive For Coronavirus
Mail groups call for 5¢ postal rate reduction
OIG: U.S. Postal Inspection Service Forensic Laboratory Services
Employees speak out about conditions at Dundalk MD Post Office after employee tests positive
Wyoming PO installs improvised counter to ceiling barrier
Postal employees ask you to wipe mail slots, leave them open
NALC: USPS consolidated casing: The good, the bad and the ugly, part 2 (PDF)
Thousands of Federal Employees Have Contracted Coronavirus
Gothamist: "The Mail Just Stopped"
Ravn suspends air service, including mail deliveries, to most rural Alaska communities
Mail delivery slows to every other day in Farmington Hills amid coronavirus pandemic

April 2, 2020
‘I think we should be shut down’: DC postal employee says he purchased own supplies to protect against
coronavirus
Mail Handlers Union announces death of Detroit NDC mail handler Anthony Smith due to COVID-19
New mural unveiled at Barnesville OH Post Office
Postal workers adapt to a changing world
TSP funds take much expected downturn in March
Mailman leaves $2,200 tip to help employees feeling coronavirus impact
How coronavirus could be the 'final straw' for the USPS
USPS reports postal employees’ deaths from coronavirus, ‘not immune’ to financial downturn
Europe split over handling of postal services while in lockdown
USPS and the Families First Coronavirus Response Act
U.S. Postal Service truck crash with street sweeper kills man
"The Mail Just Stopped": Coronavirus Staffing Shortages And Budget Gaps Push Postal Service To Brink Of
Collapse
Postal Service: Public faces 'low' risk after Montgomery, AL worker tests positive for coronavirus
OIG Audit: Have You Been Affected by Delayed Mail at the Milwaukee Processing & Distribution Center?

April 1, 2020
April Fool's Day
Congressman Joe Neguse Introduces Legislation to Protect Front Line Postal Workers and Ensure On-Time
Mail
delivery suspended at Naperville condominium complexes with no explanation
How post offices are handling the coronavirus online shopping boom
‘There is no social distancing going on’: Ridgewood NYC post office struggles to deliver mail during COVID-19
crisis
Bernie Sanders Launches Inquiry into Postal Worker Protections Against Coronavirus | Letter to PMG (PDF) |
Petition cited in letter
Video explains new procedures for carriers
Hazard Pay Lawsuit Filed, Labor Disputes Erupt Over COVID-19 Safety

March 31, 2020
Amazon fires worker who organized strike over coronavirus response
Only 9 out of 61 employees working at a Manhattan post office
Longmeadow MA mail carrier bringing smiles to residents
Bel Air postal worker gives neighborhood kids chalk, neighborhood responds by giving her hand sanitizer and
other gifts
Postal workers among those on the front lines | Postal workers step up in our time of crisis
Mail delivery is safe in Aspen and elsewhere, USPS says
UK Postal Workers Demand End To Daily Deliveries In Bid To Protect Staff From Coronavirus
Postal Employee Suspended After Hatch Act Violation
IRS: Economic impact payments: What you need to know
NPMHU: Postal Service Updates Criteria for Return to Work for Employees with Confirmed Case of COVID-19,
Supervisors and Management Guidance
The Postal Service is providing employees and contractors with an “essential service provider letter” they can
show to law enforcement officers in case they’re stopped and questioned during the coronavirus pandemic
Disinfect Your Mailboxes To Stop COVID-19 Spread, Canada Post Union Says
USPS confirms Fairfield, CT employee tests positive for COVID-19
Postal service employee at Hanover Township facility tests positive for COVID-19

March 30, 2020
Postal worker in Northeast Philadelphia tests positive for COVID-19
McHugh: USPS Shows Its Value
NYC's rich are paying limo drivers to deliver their mail to their Hamptons beach houses
USPS employee at Cleveland P&DC tests positive
USPS warns it might have to shutter by June as $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package provides no funding
Hackers Sending Malicious USB Drives & Teddies Via Postal Service: FBI
Trump Killed Postal Relief
OIG: Looking Overseas for Ideas to Preserve Rural Post Offices
Trump faces pushback for coronavirus postcard prominently displaying his name
About 2,000 U.S. postal workers nationwide are in quarantine over coronavirus concerns, union says
UK letter carrier dons fancy dress to 'lift spirits'
USPS Extends Hold-Mail Period for Closed Businesses
Tornado strikes Jonesboro post office, tears off frame of postal truck and tosses it a block away |  Video | Photo

March 29, 2020
Postal service forced to keep working despite shortages of cash and protection
Postal Workers Say Letter Carriers Are Calling Out Sick in NYC
We're lucky to have jobs, but at what cost? | I'm worried, but no one's freaking out
Plastic shower curtains being placed at some clerk windows
U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors to Meet April 1
The U.S. Postal Service Gets $10 Billion In the Stimulus Act. It Needs The Help
Postal employees install new mailboxes for tornado survivors

March 28, 2020
Congressman says Trump personally objected to any assistance for US Postal Service in virus bill
Postal worker shot, wounded while delivering mail in Chicago
Downtown Santa Fe post office closed after worker contracts coronavirus
Union Leaders Concerned After Two Postal Workers Test Positive for COVID-19
USPS seeks to hire retired employees, temporary workers as coronavirus takes toll on workplace
DFW: Postal Worker at Coppell P&DC Tests Positive for Coronavirus
USPS modifies procedures for carriers
While the US Postal Service fights for its life financially, 2,000 of its workers are in quarantine and dozens have
tested positive for the coronavirus
Congress, Not Coronavirus, Deserves Blame for Postal Service Woes
This is how USPS, package delivery staff are dealing with COVID-19

March 27, 2020
In the fine print of the $2 trillion economic rescue package Postal Service gets special loan help
What the $2T coronavirus stimulus means for federal employees, retirees and contractors
New Jersey lawmakers call for more protections for postal workers during pandemic
Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive Postponed
Statement by NALC President Fredric Rolando: The Postal Service is vital in this crisis
Bronx letter carrier passes away from coronavirus
What’s in the Coronavirus Bill for the USPS? Not much…
Wentzville MO Post Office employee tests positive for COVID-19
Bristol CT postal worker tests positive for COVID-19
Postal Service Workers Concerned for their Health Amid COVID-19 Crisis
The Postal Service Is Breaking Down
After NY man dies from COVID, USPS tells family to move mail box to curbside
Postal Workers Increasingly Concerned the Agency Isn't Protecting Them From Coronavirus
USPS Creates COVID-19 Response Command
DOL Sues Postal Service Over Firing of Injured Whistleblower
NPMHU: March 27, 2020 USPS Mandatory Stand-up Talks Issued
Royal Mail may reduce postal services as more staff take sick leave
U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors to Meet April 1
OIG: Just the Facts, Please

March 26, 2020
What USPS Got Under The $2T Stimulus Package
Give thanks to postal workers during the coronavirus pandemic
NPMHU and USPS Enter Memorandum of Understanding Re: Temporary Exception Period – COVID-19
UPMA: Temporary Exception for Level 18 Postmasters Performing Bargaining Unit Work
Statement from NALC President Rolando on the COVID-19 pandemic
OIG: Maintaining Rural Retail Networks: Best Practices Abroad and Implications for the U.S. Postal Service
OIG Audit: How Can Use of GPS Improve Management of Transportation Routes for Highway Contract Routes?
Employee at USPS facility in North Syracuse tests positive for COVID-19
No help for USPS in COVID legislation?
Sylvania postal worker tests positive for coronavirus
Two Oregon postal workers test positive for coronavirus
Tyler TX Main Post Office employee tests positive for coronavirus
PRC Releases 2019 Annual Compliance Determination (PDF)
The Postal Service's Surprising Role in Surviving Doomsday

March 25, 2020
AFL-CIO Executive Council's Statement on COVID-19 Pandemic
OLMS advisory on LM filings
UK postal workers in plea for limit to non-essential deliveries
How (Not) to Retire During a Pandemic
Maloney and Connolly Urge Senate to Pass Emergency Funding for Postal Service Facing Bankruptcy
Canada Post to reduce hours, install clear barriers in response to COVID-19
Lexington: COVID-19 Assistance to the Postal Service: Three Things to Know
After 33 years, postal worker takes long walk into retirement
'We're not going anywhere': A mail carrier reflects on the impact of coronavirus
Postal workers hoping for community donations to meet sanitizing needs
Post offices stay open, take safety measures in light of COVID-19
Georgia postal worker hits 60-year-old woman with truck
Postal workers say they lack supplies, training to protect themselves from coronavirus
Macon carrier receives heartwarming note on toilet paper
USPS needs 1,000 workers in the Bay Area to keep up with delivery demands
USPS Paychecks Notice - Employees Encouraged to Use Direct Deposit
New USPS Stand-up Talk Clarifies "Lockdown" and "Shelter-in-Place" Restrictions
USPS restrictions for shipping sanitizers, wipes
UPMA: The US Postal Service will temporarily modify the eligible conditions for sick leave dependent care by
non-bargaining employees

March 24, 2020
U.S. Postal Service employee in Pa. has coronavirus: ‘Risk is low’
Unions fight for bus drivers, postal workers and other essential workers to be classified as 'first responders'
Voting by Mail Would Reduce Coronavirus Transmission but It Has Other Risks
OIG: Management Structure at the Postal Service
House panel warns coronavirus could destroy Postal Service by June
You’ve Got Mail. Will You Get the Coronavirus?
New Hampshire mail truck goes up in flames
November could turn into 'election by mail' due to coronavirus
Virus can linger on some surfaces up to 17 days (cardboard no more than 24 hours)
Pelosi counterproposal includes $20 billion for U.S. Postal Service and forgives USPS debt
USPS Issues Statement on the MOU on Liberal Changes of Schedule and Leave
POSTAL DISTANCING: A Letter Carrier's Plea
Maintenance worker at Hamilton mail center that survived anthrax attacks positive for COVID-19
Employee at USPS distribution center in Bethlehem Township tests positive for coronavirus
Updated USPS Statement on Coronavirus
COVID-19 command - New group to lead USPS response
Letter carriers refused to enter a Brooklyn post office Friday after a supervisor tested positive for
coronavirus, according to a union official
US Postal Service closely monitoring coronavirus
Postal Service, UPS, FedEx and Amazon Look to Protect Customers, Employees

March 23, 2020
Neither Rain, Nor Sleet, Nor...Coronavirus; Mail Delivery Continues
Mail vendors face challenges as Election Day becomes a moving target
USPS employee at Louisville P&DC tests positive
Commercial Flights Won’t Stop Operating Completely—Here’s Why
The million-mile mailman: 50 years and going strong
NYT: As Postal Workers Fall Sick, Colleagues Keep Working. And Worrying.

March 22, 2020
Amazon France stops 'non-priority' delivery
‘Terrified’ Package Delivery Employees Are Going to Work Sick
Postal Workers' Coronavirus Blog - Day 6 (Is a district hiding two positive diagnoses from postal employees?)
The forgotten first responder in this crisis is the delivery driver
Postal carriers appeal to pet owners to distance their dogs
Beachwood, OH mail carrier tests positive for COVID-19
Black Button Distilling delivers hand sanitizer to USPS

March 21, 2020
Rep. Connolly, postal unions back USPS coronavirus stimulus funding to maintain ‘essential service’
As deliveries soar, UPS drivers say company's coronavirus precautions may not keep them or customers safe
Brooklyn Postal Workers Avoid Post Office Over Coronavirus
Metro Detroit postal workers concerned about safety conditions (Same complaints found elsewhere, including
in Dallas, to include close working conditions and no cleaning of facilities.)
Hold My Mail, Please!
Coronavirus in Colorado: USPS Hiring as Thousands File Unemployment Claims
Postal Workers' Coronavirus Blog - Day 5
Mail voting could secure the November election. But can election officials make it happen in time?
USPS official says no cases of COVID-19 among Oklahoma City postal workers despite employee fears
USPS says watch out for coronavirus scams
Here’s what the Postal Service, UPS, FedEx and Amazon are doing to protect customers, employees amid
coronavirus crisis
USPS Briefs the NPMHU on Coronavirus COVID-19
Coronavirus can live on surfaces for days. But it can't travel through the mail, experts say

March 20, 2020
Postal Service employees can sign up to receive informational alerts from the organization during
emergencies, including the coronavirus pandemic
OIG: First-Line Supervisor Resources
OIG: U.S. Postal Inspection Service Handling of Suspected Marijuana Packages
Federal Employees and Union Dues
Oklahoma: Possible issues with mail delivery due to alleged staffing shortage amid COVID-19
Mandatory stand up talk for city carriers on new signature capture procedures
Attention All Rural Carriers: Special Provisions and Instructions for Handling Signature Capture Items During
the COVID-19 Crisis
California governor issues statewide order to 'stay at home' effective Thursday evening
USPS is an essential service in regards to shelter-in-place orders
Postal Service gave me a form to sign - and handed me a pen
USPS temporarily closes two Salt Lake post offices after earthquake
PMG Brennan allows more USPS execs to work from home
Concerns over possible COVID-19 case at Albany NY USPS distribution center
Mail Handler Union President confirms 13 postal workers have tested positive for COVID-19

March 19, 2020
Your TSP in the tank: Now what?
New White House Guidance Says Agencies Should ‘Minimize Face-to-Face Interactions’
Statement From NALC President Rolando on the COVID-19 Pandemic (PDF)
Postal Unions: Stimulus Proposals to Support the USPS (PDF)
NPMHU: New Memorandum Establishes Expanded Sick Leave for Dependent Care During COVID-19
Additional Paid Leave for Mail Handler Assistants
APWU Signs Leave Adjustments With USPS
Nearly 6,000 missing packages: East Bay mailman gets probation for hoarding mail
Letter Carriers Say the Postal Service Pressured Them to Deliver Mail Despite Coronavirus Symptoms
Postal Workers' Coronavirus Blog - Day 3
Coronavirus Diaries: I’m an Amazon Worker Handling All Those Toilet Paper Shipments
An Amazon Warehouse Employee Has the Coronavirus
Coronavirus angst: Amazon drivers get 1 wipe to clean vans
Postal Unions Urge Leadership to Support the Postal Service
PMG thanks employees for service during pandemic
NRLCA and USPS sign MOU on Temporary Expanded Use of Sick Leave for Dependent Care During COVID-19
Crisis
We are with you a message from LutherSales
NPMHU: USPS Issues Guidance on Social Gatherings

March 18, 2020
St. Louis Woman Sentenced for Aiding in the Robbery of the Richmond Heights Post Office
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update: NAPS Recommends NAPS Activities be Rescheduled
NPMHU: AFL-CIO Urges Senate to Protect Workers During Pandemic
The Postal Workers Strike, 50 Years Later
Updated USPS Statement on Coronavirus
A Raleigh postal worker tested positive for COVID-19
Costco acquires Innovel Solutions, "Final Mile" deliverer for big and bulky items
Senior community misses mail delivery over the coronavirus
Amazon to suspend non-essential shipments to UK and US warehouses
Search for Next Postmaster General Continues
Two years in prison for postal worker who aided robbery of Missouri post office
West Virginia postal worker charged with stealing mail
USPS: No Evidence COVID-19 is Spread Through Mail

March 17, 2020
St. Patrick's Day
Coronavirus crisis forces states to prioritize mail-in ballots
Amazon’s warehouse workers fear coronavirus spread after European workers test positive for covid-19
USPS Statement on Coronavirus
USPS urges supervisors to grant ‘liberal sick leave’ during coronavirus pandemic
NALC: Coronavirus precautions
Members of Congress demand more action to protect federal workers
OIG: Funding for the Future
Amazon will hire more workers and raise pay as delivery orders surge
Update: After two employees test positive for coronavirus in White Plains, Postal Service issues assurance
mail is safe
Crash involving postal truck in Henrico VA
The Military Can Reinforce The Postal System if COVID-19 Causes Delivery Disruptions
Federal Employees Worry Their Agencies Aren't Keeping Them Safe from Coronavirus
US tells older people to stay home (Should USPS allow special leave considerations for older postal
employees?)
San Francisco issues shelter-in-place order | Mail delivery to continue
Mail services including USPS and FedEx will continue delivering despite coronavirus
Postal Workers' Coronavirus Blog - Day 1

March 16, 2020
OPM asks federal health insurance providers to make adjustments to prepare for coronavirus
How a Mailman Still Carries On During Coronavirus
Amazon warns of delivery delays, running out of items
USPS is encouraging employees to use videoconferencing and teleconferencing in place of travel when
possible
USPS: Blue, LiteBlue pages to keep workers informed
No, it's not likely you'll catch COVID-19 from your mail
Royal Mail announces changes to delivery practices due to virus concerns
NZ Post couriers stop taking signatures to avoid spread

March 15, 2020
2 White Plains USPS employees test positive for coronavirus
'Temporary national lockdown' being considered to combat coronavirus  |  Post Office remains open in Italy
despite nationwide shutdown
Czech Post to Help the State by Delivering Food
USPS keeping normal operations during the coronavirus pandemic

March 14, 2020
Post offices, banks, water: How the coronavirus is affecting essential services across the region
Suspicious package turns out to be coronavirus hoax
Mail carrier in viral dog chase video calls for increased awareness of postal worker safety
Elderly customer who fell gets help from letter carrier
Royal Mail: Changes to doorstep parcel deliveries to minimize coronavirus risk
London postal workers take strike action over coronavirus concerns
After much community outcry, USPS held its first public meeting for its controversial Oak Creek mail facility
Former Secretary-Treasurer of NALC Branch 536 indicted for embezzlement of union funds in the amount of
$65,033

March 13, 2020
Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection Recommendations
StoryCorps: A Postal Worker Who Loved His Job Also Found 'Dignity' In Strike
Trump nominates two transportation executives to USPS board of governors
USPS seeks definition of its universal service obligation
Cremated remains update from USPS
Coronavirus could normalize voting by mail. That will create other problems
Kari Wiskow retires after 35 years as mail carrier
How Europe Travel Restrictions May Impact Major Shippers
USPS Will Stick To Stamps
Archives: USPS plan to deliver antibiotics to residences in an emergency
Does the USPS have a plan for mass absenteeism due to the coronavirus?

March 12, 2020
Agencies scramble to protect feds from coronavirus; Concern about the Bureau of Prisons' response to
coronavirus
APWU Announces Contract Arbitration Award
Trump nominates Donald Lee Moak to be a member of the USPS Board of Governors  |  Lee Moak
Mail Handler sentenced for stealing almost 150 Express Scripts packages
Trucker awarded nearly $900K after Lawrenceburg IN post office fall
UPS Board Appoints Carol Tome As CEO; David Abney To Be Executive Chairman
The Man Behind the Plan to Remake FedEx
St. Louis Mail Handler Sentenced for Stealing Opioids From Mail
Blue Cross Loosens Some Policies in FEHB Due to Coronavirus
Visions for the Future of USPS are Aligned in Some Ways, Contradictory in Others
U.S. senators seek to ban federal employees from using TikTok on their phones

March 11, 2020
Postal Banking Is Unlikely to Improve USPS Finances: GAO
Bronx residents in Belmont want post office to clean up
Kansas APWU president pleads guilty to concealing records
Hawthorne residents say postal mail now completely unreliable
USPS provides update on shipments to Italy
Coronavirus update - PMG delivers message to employees
Springfield MA Man Pleads Guilty to Damaging a Postal Vehicle and Stealing Mail
Trump nominates former pilots union president Donald Lee Moak to USPS Board of Governors
Expanding USPS Nonpostal Products and Services Could Result in Benefits, but May Have Limited Viability
USPS Service Alert Regarding COVID-19

March 10, 2020
Nine post office burglaries in seven months: Are they the work of the same suspect?
Post Office offers $25k reward after armed robbery of letter carrier
USPS preps for coronavirus with updated pandemic flu plan
USPS introduces cremated remains container for animals
USPS OIG Audit Report: Options to Reduce Unfunded Retirement Liabilities
Multiple mailbox break-ins in North Austin
Postal worker suspended after harassing his boss
NY Hazmat Team Called for Pet Urine Neutralizer at Post Office
A look at an early 1900s rural mail carrier's experiences
OIG: Accuracy of Surface Visibility Scans and Reporting

March 9, 2020
Postal Service has activated its pandemic flu preparedness plan
Mail bonding: Is the postal service the future of voting?
Lafayette residents deliver post office opinions
OIG to USPS: Improve Scanning Practices
USPS district manager responds to Herald editorial about issues in North Dakota
NPMHU Joins AFL-CIO Coronavirus Task Force
OIG: Scanning Issues Persist

March 8, 2020
NY State Police respond to serious crash involving a postal delivery vehicle
Former Acting IG Indicted for Stealing Federal Employees' Personal Data (including USPS)
Coronavirus: Calls to Protect Federal Employees Ramping Up
Federal Agencies Prepare for Coronavirus Disruptions

March 7, 2020
Oklahoma Postal Worker Sentenced to Jail Time for Embezzling Postal Funds and Making False Records
Mailman goes above and beyond in wake of tornado
USPS Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic Policy – March 6, 2020
Representatives Connolly and Bost Introduce Postal Supervisors and Managers Fairness Act
House passes smaller USPS reform bill to eliminate pre-funding benefits

March 6, 2020
Sealed with a kiss: Morton mail carrier takes final step - retirement after 40 years
Former Kansas APWU official pleads guilty to financial improprieties
USPS isolates section of Southern Maine processing center due to mercury spill
The Outside Collection Box At The Cantonment Post Office Was Broken For Months. We Asked Why. They Fixed
It Before Answering.
Dearborn Postal Annex in Taylor honors carriers with 30 years of safe driving experience
Undelivered packages from West Miami-Dade USPS office causes concern
Postal Service refuses to pay for repairs after mail carrier fleeing dogs leaps on truck
Driver charged in crash that killed U.S. postal worker

March 5, 2020
Oregon postal worker who stole mail sentenced to prison
Union: New USPS sorting initiative at Maine plant slows postal delivery
Battle lines forming over setting of U.S. stamp prices
Postal trucks were parking illegally. So Jersey City started ticketing the postmaster
Amazon tells Seattle HQ employees to work at home due to coronavirus
USPS OIG Audit: Mail Delivery and Customer Service Operations at the Chatsworth Post Office
Man arraigned on charges in postal worker's fiery death
USPS Contractor Purchases Propane Delivery Trucks
Bloomberg, Sanders and Warren want to use post offices as banks
Former Kansas Postal Workers Union President Pleads Guilty to One Count of Failure to Maintain Records
CORONAVIRUS UPDATE FOR FEDERAL EMPLOYEES

March 4, 2020
Omaha Rural Carrier Convicted of Theft of Mail by a Postal Employee
Mysterious mailboxes appear in California neighborhood
Safety Issues Again Cited at Postal Facilities
Aspen postmaster leaves for USPS position elsewhere
NY postmaster who admitted stealing from USPS charged with defrauding her current employer
Arlington Heights residents are fed up with lost and late mail
Muskegon postal worker sentenced for 'thoughtless, stupid' mail thefts
Major shipping companies taking precautions to avoid spreading coronavirus through mail service
USPS to handle historic census mailing
Golfer Arnold Palmer honored with Forever stamp
Senators Make Bipartisan Push to Better Protect Feds From Synthetic Opioids

March 3, 2020
UPS worker who threatened mass shooting had arsenal, 20,000 rounds of ammo
West Virginia letter carrier sentenced to prison in marijuana distribution scheme
What takes Asheville snail mail so long to be delivered?
Groton MA Postmaster Pleads Guilty To Stealing Postal Funds
Omaha Rural Carrier Convicted of Theft of Mail by a Postal Employee
Ex-OSHA employee gets probation, ordered to pay restitution for fabricating worksite inspections in Nebraska -
including four in Lincoln at the U.S. Postal Service
Bruyneel: I hit rock bottom after US Postal scandal

March 2, 2020
TSP Returns Plummet Amid Coronavirus Worries
USPS fixes broken mail equipment in Florida neighborhood after TV station gets involved
US Postmaster General Reduces Work Hours to Cut Costs
APWU provides updated Coronavirus COVID-19 guidance/information
Woman, two men kidnapped USPS mail carrier over suspected stolen package
Postmaster General Reduces Work Hours to Cut Costs
Washington's new mailbox damage policy delivers in first winter
NPMHU: Coronavirus- Flu Response and Prevention - Mandatory Stand-Up Talk
Navistar to start work on new order of postal trucks in Springfield
OIG: No Letting Up
The Time the U.S. Used a Nuclear Missile to Deliver Mail

March 1, 2020
Seattle NDC postal worker tests positive for coronavirus
The Sky is Falling! Time to Sell Your TSP Stock Funds?
Kentucky postal wotker charged with misappropriation of funds
USPS employee in Washington state tests positive for coronavirus  |  Federal Way USPS employee tests
positive |  Woman in her 50s had recently traveled to South Korea
February 29, 2020
A postmaster general’s legacy and USPS support of the Postal Museum
Portland mail carrier found guilty of stealing tens of thousands of dollars
Schumer urges Postmaster General to come to the table on Ithaca NY USPS branch
Pennsylvania Man Charged With Impeding A Letter Carrier
USPS Statement on Coronavirus
SURPRISING POSTAL WORKERS WITH COFFEE!!

February 29, 2020
A postmaster general’s legacy and USPS support of the Postal Museum
Portland mail carrier found guilty of stealing tens of thousands of dollars
Schumer urges Postmaster General to come to the table on Ithaca NY USPS branch
Pennsylvania Man Charged With Impeding A Letter Carrier
USPS Statement on Coronavirus
SURPRISING POSTAL WORKERS WITH COFFEE!!

February 28, 2020
Mail concerns: South Wichita residents are raising questions about USPS after being forced to install curbside
mailboxes
Bismarck Tribune editorial: Time for action from Postal Service on delivery issues
Post Offices Are the Lifeblood of Rural America—Yet Bloomberg Dismisses Them as ‘Antiquated’
South Bay Letter Carriers Say Mail Problems Linked to USPS Cost-Cutting Experiment
Out of Stock: Coronavirus in China Threatens Amazon Sellers
1920: After 41 years of service, 79-year-old letter carrier finally calls in sick
Walmart is working on an Amazon Prime competitor called Walmart+
USPS moves post office in small North Idaho city to a van
Florida woman attacks postal worker for ‘stuffing’ mail in mailbox
South Dakota rural postal carrier gets probation for mail theft

February 27, 2020
PMG discusses financial health, other topics
Missouri couple fighting to be found on map by post office
Mail destroyed after carrier vehicle catches fire in N.H.
Inside a UPS training school

February 26, 2020
Video shows heartwarming reunion after missing 2-year-old rescued by postal worker
Turnover High Among Non-Career USPS, Dissatisfaction With Supervisors Cited
Transportation Companies Dominate Husch Blackwell’s Top U.S. Postal Service Suppliers List
Timing your first date with Social Security
Snail's Pace: Mail Delivery Lags in South Burlington VT Neighborhood
USPS OIG Management Alert: Nationwide Delivery Scanning Issues
Are your packages safe from the coronavirus?
Top USPS Suppliers for Fiscal Year 2019 (PDF)
Durango postal worker caught on video throwing mail from vehicle
Police look for truck that struck USPS wall and drove away
Money Mailer Now Offering Companion Postcard Alongside Each Shared Mailer
Chicago mail thieves make improvised Arrow keys from scissors
The coronavirus has little impact on the United State Postal Service
Porch pirates could face 5 years in jail if new bill passes
Missing mail, checks worth thousands of dollars, Christmas cards finally delivered

February 25, 2020
Former postal employee who worked in NW Omaha given probation, time served for mail theft
A Key to the City? Thieves Again Appear to Use USPS Key to Enter Chicago Buildings
Money Mailer Now Offering Companion Postcard Alongside Each Shared Mailer
If you’re a Postal Service employee, the organization wants you to remember the rules on engaging in activities
outside USPS
Postal Service Continues to Fight Injury Claims and Discrimination Ruling, Report Says
OIG: The Churn and Heartburn of Employee Turn…over

February 24, 2020
Have You Been Injured Working for the U.S. Postal Service?
Ohio letter carrier injured in dog attack
The Postal Service Fired Thousands of Workers for Getting Injured While Delivering and Processing Your Mail
Nearly $400 in mail thefts ‘damaged faith in government,’ prosecutor says
Owner of Company Contracted to Wash Postal Vehicles Pleads Guilty to Violating Environmental Law
USPS to issue Maine Statehood Forever stamp March 15
OIG Audit: Effectiveness of the Postal Service’s Efforts to Reduce Non-Career Employee Turnover
LET'S TALK: U.S. Postal Service deliveries leave a lot to be desired

February 23, 2020
FedEx Ground will debut 'last-mile' delivery service for Triad in March
Where is the Country’s Smallest Post Office?
Opposition grows to new cluster mailbox
U.S. Postal Inspectors cracking down on Jamaican lottery scams

February 22, 2020
Raritan NJ Police: Two Arrested for Using Abusive Language Against Postal Workers
Western North Dakota newspaper reps, residents express frustration with Postal Service
Oklahoma: USPS offers up to $50,000 reward to find people who robbed letter carrier at gunpoint
NALC and USPS have mutually agreed to postpone a national-level grievance
Royal Mail raises stamp prices to 'maintain quality of service'
Kingsbridge commuters say some U.S. postal trucks are parking illegally
Bait and Swindle: Why Federal Employees Should Never File Mixed Case Complaints

February 21, 2020
Residents Of Oklahoma Town Frustrated About Paying For Mail Service
USPS mail carrier robbed by two men in Oak Hills CA
Royal Mail Offers 16% Pay Raise in Bid to End Bitter Labor Spat
Harrisburg Man Charged With Mail Thefts And Fraud
APWU: Join the Feb 25 USPS Fairness Act Nationwide Call-In Day
The NALC Veterans Guide is Now Available
Stamps.com surges 63% on earnings report
Internet Glitch Forces Inwood Post Office to Shut Down
USPS Keeps Its Long Island City Warehouse
Dog attacks scare postal workers away from hardscrabble coastal Georgia trailer park
U.S. Postal Service Issues Wild Orchids Stamps
Ex-Snyder County, PA postal clerk admits misappropriating more than $12,000
Retired postal workers reflect on their careers

February 20, 2020
New Step when Mailing International Packages at the PO
Disabled Ohio man confused about demand to move mailbox
Military post offices to stop accepting handwritten customs forms
Georgia Court OKs $125K Verdict In Postal Worker Dog Bite Suit
Missing Mail Found Dumped on Chicago's Southwest Side
GAO: Checking in with the USPS on its 228th Anniversary
Message from employees prove the USPS is in disarray
Possible hazmat situation at west Phoenix post office sends 2 to hospital
Harrisburg, PA Man Charged With Mail Thefts And Fraud
Election Mail, Political Mail Handling Reminder
New mailboxes arrive throughout Springfield after security concerns
USPS temporarily suspends guarantee on Priority Mail Express International to China and Hong Kong

February 19, 2020
Bronx Church Prays For Deliverance After Post Office Brings Mail Once In 2 Weeks
Some coronaviruses can linger on surfaces up to 9 days  |  China destroying cash to stop virus spread on
infected bank notes
Georgia court OKs $125K verdict in postal worker dog bite suit
OPM Seeking to Offer New Benefits: Disability Insurance, Legal Plans, Childcare, Accident Insurance
Federal Employees and Canceling Union Dues
PBS documentary, ‘Amazon Empire,’ explores controversy about the company, and founder Jeff Bezos’ power
OIG: Get a Line on Our Hotline

February 18, 2020
Mail carrier robbed, assaulted near UC Berkeley campus
Silicon Valley Residents Report Late Deliveries, Missing Mail Amid USPS Staffing Shortfall
Pennsylvania letter carrier sues USPS after being scheduled to work on Sundays
There Is No Federal Presidents' Day Holiday
Postal Hub Podcast Episode 187: The Same-Day US Delivery Market
Chicago: Thieves steal mail from unattended postal carts
Man faces federal charge after postal worker attacked with pipe
NALC posts coronavirus information
Ithaca postal carrier cited for careless driving after striking bicyclist
Family Puts Up Billboard In Hopes Of Finding Shooter Who Killed Postal Worker On I-57
On Her Majesty's postal service: Britain unveils James Bond stamps
108 more delivery layoffs around Tampa Bay as Amazon contract ends

February 17, 2020
President's Day
USPS Postmaster in Roanoke Makes History
South Dakota Postal Employee Charged with Obstruction of Correspondence and Delay or Destruction of Mail
USPS Issues Let’s Celebrate! Stamp
Amazon Purges Three Last-Mile Vendors This Week
Mailboxes no match for plows. Who pays for replacement?
'Hopefully I scared him': Florida man baits mail package thief
Feds: Erie man’s mail was $250,000 of cocaine
Amazon's claiming the last mile, and wants entrepreneurs behind the wheel
Michigan postal carrier cited for careless driving

February 16, 2020
You've got mail! 104 year old WWII vet receives 300,000 Valentines
Amazon continues to expand, currently has 37,000 job listings
82-year-old woman walks to post office, shoots herself in the chest

February 15, 2020
Amazon cuts ties with local delivery partners, erases hundreds of jobs
Vexed by Missed Deliveries? Data-Savvy Tech Can Help
Have you ever had timecard issues related to disallowed time or time charged to the wrong code? The USPS
OIG wants to know
USPS OIG: Manual Flats Processing Operations at Birmingham P&DC
Postal worker who saved missing boy surprised with Valentine's Day gifts
North Carolina Man Sentenced to Four Years for Pembroke, NC Post Office Burglary
Lubbock police investigating threat of organized mail theft
New TSP Hardship Withdrawal Option Likely Coming Soon
House Bill Would Expand Paid Parental Leave to All Federal Employees
You’re most likely to be single at 40 if you have one of these jobs - on the list...USPS employee

February 14, 2020
Valentine's Day
Mail truck driver taken to hospital after crash in Virginia
Postmaster Removed for Inappropriate Behavior Toward Employee He Fired
Tri-State postal worker honored for decades of service
Staten Island Couple’s Wedding Invitations Worth $2,000 Get Lost In Mail
USPS seeks tips after mail thefts in Harrisburg, PA caught on camera
Connecticut sues USPS to halt deliveries of foreign cigarettes
OIG: Manual Flats Processing Operations at the Birmingham, AL, Processing and Distribution Center

February 13, 2020
Post Office says political mail requires 7-10 days lead time
Novel coronavirus: misinformation circulates online about US Postal Service operations for mail bound for
China and Hong Kong
Community Shows Support at Sentencing in Postal Worker’s Hit-and-Run Death
Virtual, traveling philatelic museum honors black heritage
Barron County postal worker arrested for meth possession while on route
Deary, ID residents are disappointed  over downsize of post office to mail truck
Employment Costs are Killing the Postal Service
Postal Service OIG report takes a long look at impact of same-day delivery and next-day, too
Fargo mail carrier helps disoriented woman in blizzard
Old Valentine Tradition Has West Texas Postal Worker Very Busy
400 pounds of marijuana seized after drugs mailed to Elmwood, LA business

February 12, 2020
Community Shows Support at Sentencing in Postal Worker’s Hit-and-Run Death
Coronavirus update - Postal Service shares CDC guidance
NALC: White House releases FY 2021 budget proposal
NPMHU: 2019 Contract Update #11
White House dusts off USPS reform plan to save $97B in 11 years
Trump budget: downsizing your pay/pension for life
China's virus crisis hits global flows of letters, parcels
Former New Jersey Postal Worker Admits Role in Bank Fraud Scheme
Massachusetts Postal Worker Charged with Stealing Packages Containing Narcotics
North Portland Residents Demand End to Postal Service's Pilot Program
Protest Outside Chicago Post Office After Spanish Speakers Allegedly Refused Service
Blood-smeared mail delivered in Allegany area
Why Catalogs Are Making a Comeback

February 11, 2020
Package deal: UPS plans big new Philly center
The impact of the Coronavirus on mail delivery services
USPS mail delivery problems in Chicago have cost money, time, and even their jobs, residents say
Mail fraud, employee abuse allegations surface against Parker CO post office
Blood-smeared mail delivered in Allegany NY area
Thieves appear to use USPS master key to enter Chicago buildings
Lee County woman fed up with constant USPS mix-ups, delivers neighbors' mail herself
USPS suspends some mail to China amid coronavirus outbreak
PHOTO: Postal Vehicle Crunched by Falling Tree (1 of 42 photos)
New Jersey Man Sentenced to Two Years in Prison for Bribing Mail Carriers to Deliver Parcels Containing
Marijuana
Mail fraud, employee abuse allegations surface against Parker, CO post office
Postal employee charged with falsely reporting robbery
Chicago alderman demands US Postal Service hire more Spanish-speaking workers
President Trump Proposes $97 Billion USPS Savings Package
OIG: IT Network: Optimize to Thrive

February 10, 2020
FedEx to transfer some Express parcels to Ground for last mile
'Hundreds of potential victims' — Two Anchorage residents charged with dozens of counts of mail theft
Bill passed to name Detroit post office after Aretha Franklin
Is the 'unsustainable' USPS doomed to be Amazon's next victim?
Latinos call on USPS to address discrimination at Pilsen office  |  Discrimination claims spur demands for
bilingual staff at Chicago post office  |  Facebook post
Postal worker says his rescue of toddler was ‘God-ordained’
Is turning 62 the magic moment for feds?
UPMA: House of Representatives Moves Postal Legislation
Statement by NALC President Rolando on the Postal Service's 2020 Quarter 1 financial report
NARFE Urges Congressional Passage of USPS Fairness Act
Lawmakers Act to ease fiscal burden of retiree benefits on USPS
Task Force Proposes Eliminating FERS

February 9, 2020
White House Memo Could End Unionization at the Pentagon
Postal Service Statement on H.R. 2382 (USPS Fairness Act)
USPS Says Be prepared - Major changes to affect eBuy2 in February
New problems for Gretna, LA Post Office
Amazon Flex drivers are using bots to get the best package routes
The long history of mail in Wolcott

February 8, 2020
$50K Reward Offered in Search for Men Who Robbed Los Angeles Letter Carrier
Post office accused of discriminating against non-English speaking customers
What the Post Office’s Earnings Mean for FedEx and UPS
Three Defendants Indicted In Postal Carrier Kidnapping
USPS Revenue Continued to Slide During the Holiday Season
Witness opens up about postal worker's death
Kilmer Postal Employees Wear Red to Raise Awareness of Heart Disease
USPS nearly 'breaking even' if House-passed reform bill becomes law
USPS OIG: Late arriving mail, scanning issues, late returning carriers found at Allen (TX) Post Office (PDF)

February 7, 2020
USPS reports net loss of $748 million for 1st quarter ($387m loss without PAEA charges)
Postal Worker Finds Missing 2-Year-Old Boy
'Nah, I'm not a hero': Postal worker rescues missing toddler
Postal Service OIG Explores Idea of Same Day Deliveries
Royal Mail shares sink to all-time low as strike threat takes toll
Florida Man Pleads Guilty to Mail Theft, Bank Fraud, Id Theft
USPS carries on during winter weather
Mail collection box thieves have a task force on their tails
Identity theft conviction for woman who stole mail throughout Northern California
NAPS Chat Podcast for February 7, 2020
Will postal employees be eligible to work as census takers? Answer: Yes
Postal worker robbed - USPS offering $50,000 reward for info leading to arrest
Mail collection box thieves have a task force on their tails
Watch: Massachusetts dog takes fetch (the mail) to whole new level

February 6, 2020
USPS Fairness Act passes House
USPS OIG Finds Building Maintenance and Safety Issues at Greater Indiana District post offices  |  Similar
Findings in Mid-Carolinas District
House votes to end controversial USPS payments for future retirees' health care (next stop the Senate)  |  309-
106  |  Senate Companion Bill
An Amazon delivery company is laying off more than 400 after Amazon cuts its contract
Amazon creating a futuristic fleet of 100,000 electric delivery vans, complete with Alexa and routing software
built in  |  Video

February 5, 2020
Nolan selected as neutral arbitrator
Why the USPS Launched a Premium Tracking Option
$200,000 worth of checks stolen from Gretna LA Post Office drop box
NBC 5 Responds: Battle With US Postal Service in Chicago
House to vote this week on smaller USPS reform bill to eliminate pre-funding benefits
No buyers found for world's oldest working post office in Scotland
CBO Projects USPS Will Continue Defaulting on Retiree Health Fund Payments
Man accused of shooting Houston letter carrier set to appear in federal court today
TSP returns down overall for first month of 2020
Whoops! Somebody Drove Into the Clear Lake Post Office
California Man Pleads Guilty to Bank Fraud, Identity Theft Scheme, and Possession of Reproduced U.S. Postal
Service keys
Crash claims life of well-liked postal carrier
Postal workers claim dog bite ordinances aren’t effective after recent attack

February 4, 2020
Aspen postmaster says she’s working to get fully staffed
Thank a Mail Carrier Day: Why the Post Office Is a Critical Institution for the African-American Workforce
What it's like to run a British Post Office in Antarctica
Today is National Thank a Mail Carrier Day!
Mauriceville post office to reopen after Imelda
H.R. 2382, USPS Fairness Act
USPS improves safety observation tool
Postal Realty Trust Closes on $8.7 Million Portfolio
Amazon's van-buying spree delivers a gift to auto industry
United States Postal Service – A Prehistoric Mess
Richfield Springs postal worker commended for actions following Main Street crash

February 3, 2020
Faulty mail delivery prompts mayors to act
USPS Offers Premium Tracking for a Fee
USPS are parking on Jersey City streets, prompting some to ask why
Author of 'Post Office Poem' has new book with chapters about his Brooklyn letter carrier dad
Dear John: An investigation into USPS management is needed, says retired letter carrier
Postal Inspectors Keeping Super Bowl Mail Secure
Former Royal Oak postal employee gets 17 years in fatal drunken driving crash that killed Fraser man
Thrift Savings Plan Withdrawal Changes (PDF)

February 2, 2020
Groundhog's Day
Return to sender; it’s a mail mix up as Twinsburg couple gets 55,000 pieces of mail
OK, bye: Austrian Post marks Brexit with comically indifferent stamp
End of an era: Longtime Toledo postal worker retires after 52 years
NC man shipped $60K in marijuana, THC cross-country through postal service
USPS issues reminder about falling for fake emails
Coronavirus: Hong Kong post offices to reopen with shortened working hours, thousands of parcels with
masks backed up, union says

February 1, 2020
Resources on CCA to PTF Conversion
Longtime Toledo postal worker retires
Influential journalist Gwen Ifill honored with USPS stamp
Can you get Coronavirus from Wish.com products (and other packages shipped from Wuhan, China)?
Marvel Comics writer turns to sarcasm when package is not delivered
Lexington Institute: Dangerous Packages En Route From China To The U.S.
Mail carriers honored for million miles of safe driving
Pennsylvania Man Sentenced to Prison for Stamp Theft Scheme Perpetrated to Pay a Drug Debt
Indictment Charges Members of Inland Empire Drug Trafficking Ring with Transporting Cocaine by U.S. Mail and
Trucks
Election’s impact on your 2021 raise

January 31, 2020
Congress’s most ambitious attempt to strengthen unions in years is set for a House vote next week
Woodstock mailman's 50 years of service to be celebrated February 9th
Cheswick PA Man Sentenced to Prison for Stamp Theft Scheme Perpetrated to Pay a Drug Debt
Jonesborough postal worker presented award for 50 years of service
New Jersey Man Charged With Offering Bribes To A Postal Worker And Receiving Stolen Mail
You’ve got snail mail: Targeted online ads are now literally following you home
APWU Executive Board Endorses Bernie Sanders for President
Time to admit it: The USPS Has a Union Problem
Former Texas Postal Service Clerk Indicted On Theft Charges
Pennsylvania police commend postal employees for stopping fraud

January 30, 2020
Texas postal worker indicted on theft charges
UPS And Waymo Partner To Begin Self-Driving Package Pickup In Arizona
Oklahoma City letter carrier pistol-whipped, robbed at gunpoint
'We can't get answers': Outraged Milwaukee residents speak out against plan for a huge new mail facility
UPS is taking on Amazon with its own fleet of electric vans
Postal Service failing to deliver to rural areas such as Spofford, Says Sen. Hassan
UPS doubling down on weekend deliveries
Murdered infant's ashes stolen following USPS mail carrier error
Illegal drugs through the mail: ‘It’s a daily occurrence’

January 29, 2020
Postal worker is caught on CCTV hurling package at front door from the street
'Pressured' postal worker accused of putting undelivered mail in storage unit
Mail delivery horror stories help Windsor get new postal facility
Driver in critical condition after crash forces USPS semi-truck off freeway
Kansas postal employee charged with embezzlement
USPS statement on need to combat counterfeit and pirated goods entering U.S.
Former New Jersey Letter Carrier Spared Prison For Delivering Packages Of Pot
Speeding car near USC causes Postal Service driver to crash, suffer critical injuries
Bronx couple cuffed for mailbox fishing on Long Island on Christmas Day
Same-Day Delivery Not Seen as a Threat to USPS, Says IG in Report

January 28, 2020
All in a day's walk: Longtime Bozeman mail carrier enjoys his work
Senator urges Navistar to move production of USPS trucks from Mexico back to Ohio
Sen. Brown questions Navistar layoffs, postal truck production in Springfield
APWU: Postal workers can help in the fight against climate change
USPS Board of Governors to meet Feb. 6
Some Long-Time CCAs Feeling Left Out By New Agreement
USPS OIG: Operational Assessment Mail Flow From Plant to Delivery
Beeware: 47 packages from bee farm lost in the mail
Postal Service Agrees to Convert 5,000 Letter Carriers to Career Positions
USPS Says They Are Committed To A Safe Workplace
Compton Woman Who Impersonated Dead Mother In Order To Collect Deceased Step Father's Postal Annuity
Gets Community Service
NPMHU: H.R. 2382 (USPS Fairness Act,) on Track for a House Vote
USPS employee deals update

January 27, 2020
Community Mourns Their Longtime Letter Carrier Killed While Cycling
Amazon opening two new delivery stations in San Jose

January 26, 2020
Texas- yet another mail truck goes up in flames
Tacoma postal worker stole mail, $267K in benefits
USPS plans to rebuild tiny Montana post office destroyed by fire
Man receives USPS package five years after ordering item
Congressman Hears North Portland Postal Complaints Related to Consolidated Casing  |  North Portland
residents say mail problems related to USPS experiment

January 25, 2020
Omaha Man Sentenced to 50 Months for Mailing an Explosive with Intent to Injure and Interstate Stalking
As the USPS faces privatization, here's what it can learn from Canada
Millennials trust the Postal Service more than Amazon
Maryland letter carrier charged with stealing coins worth $2900 from the mail
Car plows into post office in Parker
A good place for mail bonding
MS postal worker dies a week after Attala County shooting
US Postal Service Is America’s Most Trusted Brand

January 24, 2020
California: USPS Contractor Arrested For Theft
Postal workers use video for "U.S. Mail Not For Sale" campaign
Congressman to hold public forum this Saturday on consolidated casing mail delivery issues in Portland
California USPS Contractor Arrested For Theft
Postal Service Exaggerated the Savings It Collected From Cutting Employee Compensation, Audit Finds
Kenton community members hold ‘Postal Protest Rally’
OIG: Review of Information Technology Network Performance
Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong is offering people the chance to join him for five days riding around
Mallorca - but guests will have to fork out a hefty $30,000

January 23, 2020
Mail Handlers Union, USPS reach tentative contract agreement
Boston Postal Worker Leads Second Life as Entertainer
US Postal Service patents anti-fake tech for stamps
Love Is in the mail with USPS “Made of Hearts” forever stamp
Wife mourns veteran letter carrier killed while cycling in San Diego
Letter carrier finds pipe bomb in Caln Township
USPS Price Changes Take Effect Jan. 26
24,000 items of undelivered mail hidden at Japan Post postman’s home
White House announces injury-prevention initiative for federal workers
In all offices, CCAs who have at least 30 months of relative standing on February 15th to be converted to
career status

January 22, 2020
Accomplice to Armed Robbery of United States Postal Letter Carrier Sentenced to 9 1/2 Years in Federal Prison
Court documents reveal new details in shooting of postal worker
PRC Releases Annual Report to Congress (PDF)
How this black UPS worker challenged powerful union leaders in Philly, and won
White House says USPS should privatize
USPS Overstated Savings of Workforce Shift While Turnover Increased
New five-year study paints grim picture for USPS
USPS officials respond to mail carrier rescue, delivery delay
The federal workplace is safer than ever. But is it safe enough?
Amazon package contract changes US postal service
Former US Postal carrier reaches plea agreement

January 21, 2020
How to Rescue the U.S. Postal Service
Cats used to deliver the mail in this Belgian city
Post office rejects rural mail delivery for Albion
Amazon now has 200,000 robots working in its warehouses
USPS OIG: Can Same-Day Delivery Thrive?
U.S. Postal Service to Issue Wild Orchids Forever Stamps Feb. 21
USPS Hold Mail form is updated
The (TSP) millionaire in the mirror
Postal Pushback: Residents Want Mailboxes Moved
NPMHU: 399 Appeal Update
Dispute over mail delivery lands in federal court

January 20, 2020
Martin Luther King, JR. Day
Miami-Dade eBay seller pulled a $1.5 million fraud on the U.S. Postal Service, feds say
Mark joyous occasions with the Let’s Celebrate! stamp
Bill Would Publicize Tax Debts of Federal Employees
A holiday and yet …
Amazon CEO Says His Company “Will Go Bankrupt”...
Amazon using electric rickshaws for deliveries in India
Community honors shot postal worker with purple bows along route
USPS driver seen throwing packages

January 19, 2020
Post offices serve critical roll in small, rural Illinois towns
The Policing of the American Porch
Mail truck slide closes road
Mailman embraces cold temperatures head on
San Bruno Postal Worker Arrested In Hit-And-Run
Pending Postal Issues for the New Year 2020

January 18, 2020
Same-Day Delivery Services Not Now Significant to USPS, Says Report
USPS mail carriers working through any conditions
Residents File Hundreds Of Complaints Against 'Struggling' Post Office'
Pennsylvania Man to Pay $12,000 to Resolve Allegations of Fraudulent Insurance Claims to USPS
Oklahoma CCA charged with mail theft
Caught On Camera: Retired Postal Worker With Alzheimer’s Disease Randomly Attacked On NYC Subway
Man accused of shooting Miss. postal worker now in federal custody
Lawsuit filed against United States Postal Service in Bowling Green
OIG Audit: How is HERO Empowering You to Develop and Serve?

January 17, 2020
Postal Service aging delivery vehicles causing fire concerns -  USPS issues press release related to Michigan
crash and burn
Mississippi rural carrier shot in the head on route, in extreme critical condition
Denverites in Whittier neighborhood getting mail again, but USPS can't account for what went wrong
St. Louis Man Sentenced for Robbing Missouri Post Office at Gunpoint
United States Postal Service aging delivery vehicles causing fire concerns
Twenty-Six People Charged with Trafficking Cocaine, Heroin and Fentanyl Between Puerto Rico and Milwaukee
Through USPS  
USPS Sees More Cuts to Workforce Costs to Avoid Running Out of Money by 2024
U.S. Postal Inspector offers $10K reward for info on Plantation, FL armed robbery of mail carrier

January 16, 2020
Three will serve lengthy prison sentences for 2018 heist of Nebraska postal truck
Florida man arrested for $1.5 million in mail fraud, false insurance claims through USPS
After TSP changes, feds are pocketing more money for retirement
Colorado mailman saves residents from knife attack
Dashcam video shows Connecticut police pursuit that ended in Massachusetts crash killing suspect, postal
worker
Pharmacist admits role in multi-million health care fraud scheme involving U.S. postal workers
USPS Five-Year Strategic Plan - FY2020-FY2024 (PDF) - Also see: USPS 5-year business plan: ‘Innovate faster,’
cut costs to remain solvent
$10,000 reward offered for information that leads to conviction of letter carrier robber
Postal Bulletin 22537: 2019 Tax Information: Form W-2 Wage and Tax Statement; Form 1099
OIG: Same-Day Delivery: Implications for the U.S. Postal Service
Signed, Sealed, Slowly Delivered: IRS Questions Mail Timeliness
Pennsylvania letter carrier honored for heroic efforts on the job

January 15, 2020
USPS employees not covered by the new paid parental leave law
Grand jury indicts Dayton man for shooting mail carrier
Suspects arrested in Texas post office burglaries
USPS halts mail delivery to select military bases in Iraq
Amazon lets third-party sellers use FedEx ground again
Golfer Arnold Palmer to be honored with USPS Forever stamp
Three Sacramento Airport Workers Plead Guilty to Mail Theft Conspiracy
Charlotte Man Is Sentenced To Three And A Half Years In Prison For Stealing Thousands Of Pieces Of Mail
Undercover Texas deputies are setting 'bait boxes' to catch porch pirates
Another Guardsman prevented from returning to work at the USPS
Lawsuit: Post Office ignored sexual harassment complaint, told woman it was too late

January 14, 2020
Former Florida Postal Worker Sentenced to 25 Months For Mail Theft, Bank Fraud, And Identity Theft
Kansas Mail Truck Driver Sentenced for Theft
New clearer U.S. sprayed-on postmarks found on mail
Does the USPS owe its retirees health care like Social Security?
The TSP’s fast-growing self-made millionaires club
Vermont Postal Worker Charged With Stealing Money Order From Mail

January 13, 2020
USPS is the most trusted brand in America
USPS plans for new mail delivery trucks to replace aging fleet
Why Everyone Should Care Who the New Postmaster General Is
REPORT: Puerto Rico Postal Employees Working Under Dire Conditions After Earthquake
Postal Service Readying Production Contract for New Mail Truck
Postal Chief’s Delay on Retirement Signals Outside Candidates
Former Michigan NALC President Sentenced For Embezzling $9,031 In Union Funds

January 12, 2020
Days after a postal worker was robbed in Whittier CO, neighbors say they're still not getting mail
New Year, New Stamp – USPS Commemorates Lunar New Year with Year of the Rat Forever Stamp
NJ Postal Employee Gets 364-Day Term in Fatal Hit-And-Run - Can Keep Working, Return To Jail At Night
USPS commemorates Lunar New Year with Year of the Rat Forever stamp
Texas woman sues USPS for banning custom-made Jesus stamp
Postal worker assaulted, robbed on Denver mail route

January 11, 2020
Caught on camera: Amazon driver accused of stealing packages he just delivered
White House Tasks Agencies With Getting Injured Feds Back on the Job Faster
NAPS Chat Podcast January 10, 2020
Leominster postal worker honored for running into burning home, escorting family out
South Dakota USPS worker sues for sexual harassment and retaliation
Drug Trafficker Admits Mailing Thousands of Packages containing Fentanyl, Methamphetamine and Heroin to
Customers around the U.S.
NPMHU Reminder: Deadline to appeal 399 settlement distribution is January 17, 2020
Postmaster Organization Opposes NAPS Lawsuit Against USPS
Chicago Police Arrest Woman With Stolen Mail, Five Postal Keys In Car
Donald Trump Is About To Put His Stamp On The U.S. Postal Service
2 hurt as minivan slams into post office in Temecula

January 10, 2020
Police reports describe bizarre behavior of suspect accused of killing postal worker
USPS worker sues for sexual harassment and retaliation
Bad Smell Closes Michigan Post Office
Japan Post appoints new CEO following insurance scandal
Drug Trafficker Admits Mailing Thousands of Packages containing Fentanyl, Methamphetamine and Heroin to
Customers around the U.S.

January 9, 2020
Column: The Postal Service is America’s most popular government agency. Why does Trump hate it?
Florida Man Pleads Guilty in High-Profile Macon, Georgia Mail Theft Case
Guardsman fired from the Postal Service in 2000 for military service receives notice to return to work
USPS Approves Voice-Activated Marketing Mail
A day in the life of a mail carrier
Local woman ends postal career
Brooklyn: Post offices held onto years-old mail
USPS Operation Santa Saw Record Participation In 2019
USPS Gained Revenue in 2019 but Lost $8.8 Billion Due to Retiree Costs
North Texas Official Sues US Post Office for Violating First Amendment
OIG: Fiscal Year 2019 Selected Financial Activities and Accounting Records

January 8, 2020
Oklahoma letter carrier pleads guilty to taking bribes to deliver drugs
Crash update: Killed: Sheila Rackley, 55, Rural Carrier Since 2008  |  PHOTO: Charred Ground
Charges possible after crash that killed Michigan mail carrier
Brazil's Bolsonaro favorable to privatizing postal service: spokesman
USPS Urges Cybersecurity Vigilance Amid Mideast Tensions
Former Oklahoma USPS mail carrier pleads guilty to bribery
Mugshot released of man accused of shooting mailman
North Brooklyn Post Offices Held Onto Years-Old Mail, Audit Finds
Council hears about USPS PAWS initiative Stickers will indicate areas, homes with dogs

January 7, 2020
Was this an LLV? Postal worker killed, possibly burned to death, when vehicle is rear-ended, rolls into ditch
and bursts into flames  |  NHTSA: Post collision fires are very rare, most are caused by technical defects
Amazon Helps Keep Local Postal Service Strong
Chicago: Alleged Thieves Use USPS Master Key to Break Into Condo Building
USPS OIG: Multiple issues found at two Brooklyn post offices
Man shares outrage after secretly filming USPS delivery driver: 'There's no excuse for this'
USPS Reminds Employees That Collection Boxes Cannot Be Donated - Must Be Destroyed
Yukon man pleads guilty to accepting bribes as a postal carrier

January 6, 2020
Disgruntled customer mailed fake anthrax to NYC gay bar: prosecutors
PMG Brennan agrees to delay retirement as BOG searches for a successor
Mail bomb found at Rotterdam sorting center; gas station returned it to sender
Israel Post sued for prioritizing Amazon packages
Assault charges filed for man accused of shooting postal worker
Some gratitude for Aspen postal carriers
For these Central Illinois communities, post offices play critical role
Baby Toy Causes Bomb Scare at US Postal Office
How I finally got the USPS’ attention after packages kept getting lost

January 5. 2020
NAPS Chat podcast for January 3 2020
Catalog retailers see reason for optimism after declines
Coalition warns against U.S. Postal Service privatization
Two USPS Drivers To Be Honored for Driving 1 Million Miles Accident Free
Postal Inspectors investigated undelivered mail in Linden
Louisiana postal workers react to last weekend’s deadly plane crash
'Criminal with a conscience' returns stolen mail with an apology
Man shot at by suspected mailman shooter: 'I prayed so hard'
Unruly dogs have local post office worried about worker safety
Last letters: Beloved Auburn NY mail carrier retires after 46 years
Another Postal Truck Catches Fire and Burns

January 4, 2020
After three decades with the Postal Service, two carriers retire
Man videos postal worker "abusing" box full of delicate computer components (but doesn't lift a finger to help
him)
Fire destroys rural Montana post office
Aryan Brotherhood gang member arrested in shooting of Houston mail carrier

January 3, 2020
Suspect faces slew of charges in connection with shooting of postal worker, attempted shooting in Houston
Connecticut Postal Worker Who Stole Mail is Sentenced
Nearly All TSP Portfolios End 2019 in the Black
Inside Documents Show How Amazon Chose Speed Over Safety in Building Its Delivery Network
Residents don't overlook Elizabethtown Post Office
Suspect faces slew of charges in connection with shooting of postal worker
Amazon's largest carrier is now... Amazon
Longtime Norwell postal clerk retires
Thieves sought after postal worker robbed in Inglewood day after Christmas
Senators Applaud Continued Sales of Alzheimer’s Stamp
Mail carrier’s ADA lawsuit tossed out

January 2, 2020
Job fairs to be held by Postal Service in January
USPS Calendar shows 2020 payroll schedule
Former Connecticut Postal Employee Who Stole Mail is Sentenced
It's time to stop sending checks through your mailbox, Tennessee police warn

January 1, 2020
New Year's Day
Missouri postmaster takes plea deal in nearly $8,000 embezzlement case
Communities and Postal Workers United Winter 2020 Newsletter (PDF)
Thieves use USPS master key to clean out apartment building's entire mailbox
Postal Workers Worried About Safety As Mail Thefts Are On The Rise
Loudoun Postal Worker Shot By Special Agent Awaits Court Hearing
Portland State Settles With Family Of Deceased Postal Workers For One Million Dollars

December 31, 2019
New Year's Eve
Two Pallets Full Of Amazon Packages Found Abandoned In Sacramento Restaurant Parking Lot
UPS, FedEx Fees on Heavy Packages to Hit Consumers and Merchants
Alaska Bypass Mail makes every day feel like a holiday
Some new postage rate hikes coming January 26
Postal carrier retires after 50 years of service in Cincinnati
Alaska Bypass Mail makes every day feel like a holiday
Texas letter carrier remains in critical condition after being shot while delivering mail
29 years later, USPS vet receives combat medal
4 sought after mail carrier robbed in South LA; $50K reward offered
U.S. Postal Service to Issue New Presorted Star and Global Stamps
Man sentenced to prison for shooting Cleveland UPS worker, prosecutors say

December 30, 2019
Fire damages Burkittsville Post Office
Postal Service still addressing mold issue at Ashland office
Arkansas Contract Postal Carrier Arrested on Theft of Mail Charges
Louisiana post office suspends operations temporarily after plane crash
Firefighter Falls from Ladder During Post Office Blaze
OIG: Top 10 Postal Stories of 2019

December 29, 2019
FedEx made the right decision to part with Amazon, strategist says
Mail carrier shot multiple times in Houston's Spring Branch area  |  Shot in the back and abdomen, $50,000
reward offered
Plane en route to college football game crashed in Louisiana post office parking lot
Virginia: Yet Another Mail Truck Burns (third one this week)
Drone causes concern after report of suspicious package at Chicago postal facility

December 28, 2019
USPS Could Privatize As Early As Next Year
“USPS Could Privatize As Early As 2020”? Really? (No.)
Three big takeaways from Amazon's record-breaking holiday season
FedEx Partnering With Walmart as Amazon Delivery Growth Incrementally Hurts USPS, UPS
Nevada County residents look for solutions about undelivered mail
The Mail Got Through, Always
Phoenix woman accused of mail theft facing 11 felony charges
Experts Estimate 12,000 Packages Are Stolen Or Disappear Every Day In Chicago
Unforwarded mail is the basis of an appeal

December 27, 2019
Chicago Postal Worker Battles Would-Be Thieves Trying To Take Packages
Crazed man jumps into postal truck - bizarre video caught on video
Aspen residents going postal over continued mail service problems
Three grinches rob and assault postal worker in Queens
Congress has steps it can and should take to help with postal return

December 26, 2019
US Postal Service worker saves the day by delivering last-minute letter to Santa
Sad letter to Santa prompts postal worker to take action
Mail carrier saves packages after truck catches fire on Christmas Eve in Rubidoux CA
Pooch pirate: Doorbell camera catches dog stealing package from Oklahoma porch
Kerkhoven, MN Post Office shut down indefinitely over building safety concerns
Man arrested after allegedly attacking postal worker in NW Miami-Dade

December 25, 2019
Christmas Day
Suspects caught on camera stealing USPS truck, hundreds of pieces of mail in West Seattle
Minnesotans feeling Christmas frustration after packages aren’t delivered in time
U.S. postal carriers deliver hundreds of holiday packages on Christmas Eve in Honolulu
Postal worker raises $500 for nine-year-old boy after reading his letter to Santa asking for 'food and clothing for
his family because last year you didn’t notice me'
“Santa Claus is not a person but an idea:” Letter carrier reaches out to believers and non-believers
Postal worker robbed at gunpoint; $10K reward offered

December 24, 2019
Christmas Eve
Postal worker answers 9-year-old boy's letter to Santa asking for 'food and clothing for family'
How Talking to the Elderly and Assessing Air Quality Could Help USPS Grow Revenue
You've got mail: Nebraska postal workers talk package delivery during holiday season
Let's make the Postal Service great again

December 23, 2019
Philadelphia postal worker took bribes as part of a plot to steal gasoline
Minnesota Man Arrested After Rear-Ending Postal Carrier's Jeep, Alcohol Suspected
Postal worker saves Christmas packa