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How to save the Post Office

How to save the Post Office | Postal Service | Scoop.it
Today, the US Post Office announced that it will no longer deliver first-class mail on Saturdays. The decision highlights the dramatic need for reform in the 200+ year old institution, whose financ...
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Twisted government accounting behind Postal Service woes

Twisted government accounting behind Postal Service woes | Postal Service | Scoop.it
You might have heard that the United States Postal Service is in trouble: that it's losing billions, that it will have to end Saturday service and close branches — and most inflammatory, that it might need a government bailout.
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Financially strapped Postal Service plans to cut Saturday mail, but continue package delivery

Financially strapped Postal Service plans to cut Saturday mail, but continue package delivery | Postal Service | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON - Saturday mail may soon go the way of the Pony Express and penny postcards (Postal Service plans to cut Saturday mail, but continue package delivery http://t.co/3OY7qVsF)...
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LOOK: 9 Reasons The Postal Service Is Not Obsolete Yet

LOOK: 9 Reasons The Postal Service Is Not Obsolete Yet | Postal Service | Scoop.it
The Postal Service may no longer deliver letters on Saturdays, but that doesn't mean its services are not important. In fact, the world would be a sad place without the post office and much of what it does would be sorely missed.
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Postal Service Plans To End Saturday Mail Delivery : NPR

Postal Service Plans To End Saturday Mail Delivery : NPR | Postal Service | Scoop.it
The U.S. Postal Service is expected to announce Wednesday that letters will no longer be delivered six days a week. The move starts this summer and should save $2 billion. Saturday package delivery, however, will continue.
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Real Reason Post Office is Canceling Saturday Deliveries

For years, Sam Seder has been discussing the right wing attack on the United States Postal Office. The Postmaster General has just announced that to cut cost...
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No Saturday mail? Sign me, Heartbroken

No Saturday mail? Sign me, Heartbroken | Postal Service | Scoop.it
The mailman comes to my door at 2:15 p.m. Monday through Saturday. He hops up on the side of my porch, tosses the mail in my little gold mail box and scurries down the front steps.
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Copy editors ‘have been sacrificed more than any other newsroom category’ | Poynter.

Standing for journalism, strengthening democracy | Journalism training, media news & how to's (RT @KyleComm: This accounts for a lot of the boo-boos we see in newspapers these days http://t.co/GyZU8k6J)...
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How much will you miss delivery of the Saturday mail?

How much will you miss delivery of the Saturday mail? | Postal Service | Scoop.it
How much will you miss delivery of the Saturday mail? (RT @CynthiaBenjamn: Poll: How much will you miss delivery of the Saturday mail?
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Post Office Tries to Cut Saturday Delivery -- Will Congress Stop Them?

Earlier today, news broke that the United States Postal Service (USPS) wishes to eliminate mail delivery on Saturday.  (Supposedly, packages will still be delivered, but nothing else.)  This is des...
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