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Judge blocks 'politically motivated' USPS changes
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Senate GOP offers scaled-back coronavirus bill
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USPS Chief Has 99 Problems And A Possible Felony Charge Is One
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US Postmaster General stumped by questions about post
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House passes bill to support Post Office
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Protesters rally in Oldsmar to save USPS, demand funding
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DeJoy supports voting by mail
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USPS chief: election mail will be handled 'securely and on time'
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House Dems Turn Attention To Mnuchin's Involvement In DeJoy's Appointment
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Democratic House To Vote On Bill That Would Keep USPS Alive Until After the Election
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At Least 20 States Are Suing the USPS Over Possible Mail Delays Before Election
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Sally Yates: Trump trying to 'sabotage' USPS
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U.S. Postal Service 'not a business' -Pelosi
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Trump's postmaster general pauses service cuts
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US Postmaster General delays USPS reforms until post-election
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USPS uncertainty worries business owners
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Back To Work: House To Return Saturday To Deal With USPS Flap
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U.S. postmaster general to testify before House
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Trump and First Lady Request Mail-In Ballots Amid Attack on USPS
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How to return your mail-in ballot without sending it in the mailThe U.S. Postal Service says it is ready to handle the surge in mail-in ballots, but there are other options.
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Trump administration has not paid USPS for COVID-19 postcards featuring Trump's nameThe bill for the postcards sent to 138 million residential addresses has still not been paid, a USPS spokesperson said.
Absentee ballot anxiety hits American expats voting abroad amid a pandemic and changes at the USPSAmericans living abroad vote largely via absentee ballot. COVID-19 has meant complex restrictions and delays. USPS changes add to the uncertainty.
Fact check: Postal Service will deliver ballots with insufficient or unpaid postagePosts claim that voters must affix two stamps to mail-in ballots. In actuality, the rates vary by state, and the USPS will deliver ballots regardless.
Postal Service to Tap Republican Lobbyist to Quell Mounting ScrutinyFacing multiple investigations and calls for his ouster, the postmaster general turned to a G.O.P. lobbyist viewed as adept at reaching out to Democrats.
Prescription delivery times increased after DeJoy took over USPS, report findsOperational shifts have allegedly led to a delay in mail delivery and backlogs.
Democrats worry about a partisan slant at the Postal Service, where Trump allies dominate the board.The five Republicans on the seven-member board have taken a hands-on role in trying to defend the agency against accusations that it is trying to help the president win a second term by sabotaging..
Trump says he would support investigation into postmaster generalAt a press conference at the White House on Labor Day, President Trump said he would support an investigation into Postmaster General Louis DeJoy following reports that before leading the Postal..
I work for the US Postal Service. Fund our public service, don't privatize it.I'm always thinking of the people who receive the mail. Do they know how much our service is in danger?
Probe launched after bags of mail dumped in 2 spots in L.A. areaConcerns raised in light of recent USPS election-related controversy
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Prescription deliveries: Health care providers urge patients to be proactive as COVID pandemic, USPS troubles cause delaysAs a surge in deliveries strain the postal system and the White House opposes additional funding, patients report delays in getting medications.
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Postal Service worker: Dismantled mail processing machines is only our latest burdenThe Postal Service gave me a job that serves Americans all over the country. It is something to be proud of. But now it is in danger.
House committee to subpoena Postmaster General DeJoy for withholding documents from CongressDemocrats want documents related to delays at USPS and in election mail, plus communication between DeJoy and Trump's campaign.
USPS removes thousands of mailboxes each year. In 2020, mail-in ballots make it political.USA TODAY Network reporters fanned out to see whether mailboxes had been removed in their communities.
Fact check: Ballot envelopes with prepaid postage are already first-class mailAdding a stamp will not get a prepaid mail-in ballot to its destination any faster, according to the U.S. Postal Service.
Senator Gary Peters demands more answers from Louis DeJoyLawmakers grilled Postmaster General Louis DeJoy twice last week on changes he's made to the U.S. Postal Service. Senator Gary Peters, the ranking member of the Senate Homeland Security Committee, is..
Many small business rely on the US Postal Service to compete, stay afloatSmall businesses overwhelmingly depend on the Postal Service for their shipping, and in a world of online shopping the USPS is even more important.
US Postal Service: Three states sue Trump governmentHawaii, New Jersey and New York are suing the Trump administration over alleged "partisan meddling".
Postal leader defends changes, denies 'sabotaging' electionWASHINGTON (AP) — Postmaster General Louis DeJoy told lawmakers Monday that he has warned allies of President Donald Trump that the president's repeated attacks on the legitimacy of mail-in ballots..
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Postmaster general testifies before House Oversight CommitteePostmaster General Louis DeJoy returned to Capitol Hill on Monday to testify before the House Oversight Committee. DeJoy continued to defend changes made to the Postal Service ahead of the 2020..
Postmaster General Louis DeJoy defends decisions to House committeePostmaster General Louis DeJoy defended cost-cutting measures at the U.S. Postal Service and denied trying to impede mail-in voting at a hearing Monday before the House Oversight and Reform Committee...
USPS delays could put 14 million at risk for late prescriptionsConsumers are experiencing delays in prescription deliveries, an issue that threatens many seniors, veterans and rural Americans.
Trump's Postmaster General DeJoy commits to delivering election mail on time, slams 'false narrative'House lawmakers grilled Postmaster General Louis DeJoy on Monday in a hearing about recent controversial changes at the USPS
House passes $25 billion bill to fund U.S. Postal Service, but Senate balksIn a rare Saturday session, the House of Representatives voted to pass a bill that would inject $25 billion into the U.S. Postal Service and block any changes to service that may slow mail-in ballots..
Trump, RNC, USPS, Hurricane Marco, Tropical Storm Laura: 5 things to know MondayThe Republican National Convention is here, Hurricane Marco and Tropical Storm Laura surge toward landfall and more things to start your Monday.
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House approves additional Postal Service funding while Trump threatens vetoThe Democratic-led House of Representatives on Saturday approved an additional $25 billion in funding for the United States Postal Service. The legislation now moves to the Senate, but President Trump..
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US Postal Service: House agrees election cash boostDemocrats fear cost-cutting measures will hamper mail-in voting - a key issue in November's election.
Postmaster general to testify before House committee as concerns over mail delays growPostmaster General Louis DeJoy will testify before the House Oversight Committee on Monday amid growing concerns surrounding the United States Postal Service ahead of the 2020 election. The emergency..
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Congress Moves Toward Vote to Block U.S.P.S. ChangesThe Democratic bill up for debate would send $25 billion to the Postal Service and reverse changes that have slowed service until after November’s election.
House to vote on additional $25 billion for U.S. Postal ServiceThe rare Saturday session highlights the importance of the agency during the coronavirus pandemic and ahead of the November election.
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Race to the White House: Postmaster says election mail will go through despite cutsNew Postmaster General Louis DeJoy said Friday he has no plans to restore mailboxes and other agency cuts made since he took over in June, sparking fresh questions over how the Postal Service will..
Postmaster General defends changes made to USPS during Senate committee hearingThe US postmaster general was peppered with questions from senators during a committee hearing. During his testimony, Louis DeJoy defended changes made to the postal service, and said delivering..
DeJoy testifies: Dems focus on mail voting, GOP hones in on USPS fundingLouis DeJoy testified before a Senate panel amid concerns about whether the Postal Service will be able to process the increased numbers of mail-in ballots expected in the general election.
Senators grill postmaster general over USPS changesPostmaster General Louis Dejoy says it is "outrageous" to accuse him of trying to make it harder to cast a mail-in ballot. Nancy Cordes reports.
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Treasury Department insists Mnuchin isn't politicizing Postal ServiceA former top Postal Service official accused the treasury secretary of politicizing the Postal Service.
DeJoy Tells Senators Election Mail Will Be Delivered ‘Fully and on Time’The postmaster general, under fire for recent changes that have slowed mail delivery, defended his approach and asked Congress to help free the Postal Service from costly retirement obligations.
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