Initial United States postage rates were set by Congress as part of the Postal
Service Act ... The United States issued its first postage stamps in 1847. Before
Info on 2016 USPS postage rate increase, new USPS postage stamp prices.
USPS postage rates offer low-cost mailing and shipping prices for domestic &
international customers. See Forever postage stamp prices and other postage ...
Buy Forever stamps online directly from USPS. The current Forever stamp value
is 47-cents - the current First-Class Mail one-ounce rate.
Apr 8, 2016 ... Cost of first class stamp going down 2 cents to 47 cents on Sunday, but Postal
Service files for new rate-setting process.
Apr 7, 2016 ... The price of a stamp will go down two cents this weekend. A temporary rate
increase granted to the U.S. Postal Service in January 2014 by its ...
Apr 12, 2016 ... The United States Postal Service recently dropped its rates, and a standard First-
Class stamp now costs $0.47. According to USA Today, it's the ...
Apr 10, 2016 ... Beginning Sunday, the price of a first-class stamp drops two cents, to 47 cents.
The reduction is the result of an expiring surcharge that had ...
Apr 12, 2016 ... A 2-cent drop set to cost $2 billion a year shows how badly we need postal
Apr 10, 2016 ... Stamp prices typically go up slightly every few years to keep pace with inflation,
but for the past two years customers paid an “exigent ...