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The U.S. Postal Service’s 10-year plan, led by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, raises significant concerns. The proposed consolidation of mail sorting and delivery into regional centers threatens smaller post offices with potential closure or reduced hours. This lack of transparency and resistance to inquiries from the Postal Regulatory Commission is alarming…
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