Another judge delivers blow to USPS, says changes put election mail ‘at risk’

“Plaintiffs have also demonstrated that the combination of the reduction of late trips, extra trips and reduced sorting capacity puts the timely delivery of election mail at risk,” Judge Emmet Sullivan of the DC District Court wrote on Sunday, in a case brought by a coalition of state governments including New York.

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AOC introduces Postmaster General DeJoy to concept of accountability. Apparently he’s ‘new to this’

So Ocasio-Cortez asked again. “Well according to regulations that we currently have, electronic calendars that are submitted and maintained on USPS computers are agency records,” she said, “and so can we get your commitment to hand that calendar over to this committee as a matter, of course, for investigation?”

DeJoy again responded: “I’m new to this. If that is in fact a process that counsel says I must comply with then I will do that yes.”

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Trump’s Postal Service sabotage killing thousands of chicks, chicken farmers’ livelihoods

Live chicks can live for two days in transport without food and water. The Postal Service has been in the business of shipping them for over a century to farmers and hobbyists, along with other live animals like reptiles and bees. But it’s chicks that are most commonly sent, and this is another indication of just how important the Postal Service is to rural Americans.

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Trump’s sabotage of Postal Service threatens elections in November and leads to mail delays now

There’s a race on now: Does the time between now and November give DeJoy more time to do ever more damage to the Postal Service and undermine the elections? Or does it give the public and congressional Democrats time to push back and make Trump and DeJoy rethink the wisdom of destroying the most popular part of the federal government just before an election?

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