Feb 6, 2013 ... The U.S. Postal Service announced Wednesday morning that it was moving from six- to five-day delivery to help reduce its ever growing budget ...
Apr 12, 2013 ... The Post Office's Biggest Problem Isn't Saturday Delivery — It's Congress ... If the U.S.P.S. is ever going to break even, Congress will need to pass some ... that the postal service would eliminate Saturday delivery, essentially ... Office report stated that current law required the post office to deliver six days a ...
Apr 10, 2013 ... Postal Service backs off plan to stop Saturday delivery, hints at layoffs, price hikes ... of Congress and the rule of law itself,” said Virginia Democratic Rep. ... cost-cutting strategies including ending Saturday mail deliveries, closing or cutting hours at low-volume post offices .... Fox Business Breaking Alerts
Feb 6, 2013 ... It's unclear, though, how the service can eliminate Saturday mail delivery without congressional approval. ... He noted that the law governing the agency's operations expires at the end of ... Under the new plan, mail would still be delivered to post office boxes on Saturdays. .... Fox Business Breaking Alerts
Feb 6, 2013 ... So while the Post Office is privileged under U.S. law (it has a ... has delivered mail six days a week - with the exception of a short break in 1957.
Feb 6, 2013 ... We'll continue to deliver mail to Post Office boxes on Saturday which is very important ... The agency claims eliminating Saturday delivery starting Aug. ... “It's a large company and we have solid corporate laws that create a structure for a large business that allows it to thrive. .... Fox Business Breaking Alerts
Feb 6, 2013 ... Eliminating Saturday delivery of first-class mail (but not packages) might save it ... Donahoe made the case, though, that USPS has no choice. ... Congress, Donahoe said "it is our opinion that the way the law is set right now ... that we can make this change. ... Read All About It: Breaking News From NPR.
Apr 10, 2013 ... According to a memo on its site, the USPS blames Congress for ... Policy & Law ... The proposed plan would have eliminated Saturday standard mail ... Teen who asked Wendy's for nuggets breaks all-time retweet record ...
Feb 6, 2013 ... Post offices would remain open on Saturdays so that customers can drop ... The GOP bill would have permitted ending Saturday mail deliveries ...
Feb 6, 2013 ... Packages will still be delivered on Saturdays, and post office boxes will continue to receive mail that day. ... much of that would also disappear by eliminating Saturday delivery. ... much of it because of a 2006 law requiring the Postal Service to set ... Breaking news about local government in D.C., Md., Va.