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Banking as a fix to the Postal Service’s financial crisis

Banking as a fix to the Postal Service’s financial crisis

Measures to introduce banking at United States Postal Service offices are the latest moves to combat annual budget concerns about the cash-strapped agency. But such moves would certainly face scrutiny by Congress.

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Jul 25
10 fascinating facts on the Postal Service’s 239th birthday

10 fascinating facts on the Postal Service’s 239th birthday

On July 26, 1775, the Continental Congress created the Post Office, naming Benjamin Franklin as the first Postmaster General. Here’s a look at 10 fascinating facts about a unique American institution.

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