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House Dems Turn Attention To Mnuchin's Involvement In DeJoy's Appointment

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House Dems Turn Attention To Mnuchin's Involvement In DeJoy's Appointment

House Dems Turn Attention To Mnuchin's Involvement In DeJoy's Appointment

House Democrats are casting a beady eye on US Postal Service Postmaster General Louis DeJoy--and how he got the job.

CNN reports House Dems are scrutinizing DeJoy's selection as postmaster general in May -- and the Trump administration's involvement in his appointment.

The scrutiny comes in the wake of numerous cost-cutting measures that Democrats charge are causing unacceptable delays in mail delivery.


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