By David Ditch ~
A stream of apocalyptic predictions and strained conspiracy theories have turned the once-sleepy world of U.S. Postal Service operations into front-page news.
Lawmakers focused on the topic are being confronted with an approaching deadline. By the end of 2021, the Postal Service is on pace to run out of funds needed to continue current operations.
Rather than drafting legislation to reform the U.S. Postal Service and make it financially sustainable, both houses of Congress seem intent on a shortsighted taxpayer-funded bailout. Pictured: People attend a rally Aug. 25 in Miami in support of the Postal Service. (Photo: Chandan Khanna/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images)
Several proposed and potential pieces of legislation would provide a bailout worth tens of billions of taxpayer dollars to the Postal Service, supposedly justified by the COVID-19 pandemic.
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