Postal News

USPS to hold Priority Mail, Express Mail rates steady
Rates for Priority Mail and Express Mail parcels in the United States will remain unchanged, the U.S. Postal Service said in a Jan. 26 filing with the Postal Regulatory Commission. (Read more...)

Post office in Antarctica focus of 'Nature' episode on PBS [VIDEO]
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The Onion takes a jab at the U.S. Postal Service and its customers The Onion takes a jab at the U.S. Postal Service and its customers
The United States Postal Service has made the pages of The Onion (or at least its website). (Read more...)

USPS holiday season package deliveries up 18 percent
The United States Postal Service announced in early January that it delivered approximately 524 million packages in December, an 18 percent increase over the previous year. (Read more...)

PMG takes aim at postal unions, mailers
In a Jan. 6 speech at the National Press Club, departing Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe blamed “shortsightedness” by mailers and postal unions for undermining his efforts to resolve the United States Postal Service’s financial crisis (Read more...)

PMG-designate Brennan will need friends on Capitol Hill
When Megan Brennan becomes the nation’s 74th postmaster general Feb. 1, she is likely to discover that one of her big challenges is making friends on Capitol Hill. (Read more...)

Philadelphia collector wins postmaster general’s praise Philadelphia collector wins postmaster general’s praise
When stamp collectors look at the legacy of Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe, they should recall the story of Joan Tittle, a 78-year-old retired physical education teacher from Philadelphia. (Read more...)

Indiana town of Santa Claus celebrates its namesake Indiana town of Santa Claus celebrates its namesake in December
Santa Claus, a small community in Indiana, is continuing its annual tradition of providing a special Christmas cancel. (Read more...)

Postal Service offers support for Christmas at ceremony Postal Service offers support for Christmas at ceremony
Those television commentators who believe there is a government plot to take Christ out of Christmas should have been at 1525 H St. N.W., Washington, D.C., on Nov. 19. (Read more...)

Questions about the new postmaster general Questions about the new postmaster general
One of the United States Postal Service’s strongest allies in the Senate is concerned about how the federal agency selected its postmaster general-designate. (Read more...)

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