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Race to the White House: Postmaster says election mail will go through despite cuts

New Zealand Herald Saturday, 22 August 2020
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 ensure timely delivery of an expected...
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