Archive for November, 2015

Happy Thanksgiving

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Wishing all of my readers a safe and Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving – Facts, Origin, Pictures & Videos – History.com

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November 25th, 2015 at 12:12 pm

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Tampa Bulk Mail Entry Unit – Power Outage

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Per a USPS Industry Alert:

Tampa Bulk Mail Entry Unit  – Power Outage

Monday, November 23, 2015

The Tampa Bulk Mail Entry Unit (BMEU) will be without power until 5:00p.m. today due to an accident that disabled all cable systems to the facility. Until the outage has been resolved, all permit imprint mailers are being asked to use the Tampa Airport BMEU location as their primary acceptance unit to drop off their mailings.

 

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November 23rd, 2015 at 2:32 pm

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Postal Service releases on-time performance reports for Q4 2015 | Save the Post Office

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November 12th, 2015 at 11:08 am

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Labeling List and Mail Direction File Schedule

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November 5th, 2015 at 11:57 pm

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USPS to deliver more than 15 billion pieces of holiday mail, packages

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November 5th, 2015 at 6:15 pm

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Brookings paper on the Postal Service gets the facts wrong

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Elaine Kamarck’s essay, “Delaying the Inevitable: Political Stalemate and the U.S. Postal Service,” grossly misstates the facts about the central cause of the Postal Service’s financial crisis, which is the statutory requirement to pre‐fund retiree health benefits. Current law, enacted in 2006, requires the Postal Service to pre‐fund these benefits over a 10‐year period at a cost …

Source: Brookings paper on the Postal Service gets the facts wrong

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November 5th, 2015 at 12:53 pm

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Q: How the Postal Service Thinks It Can Predict the Next Cyber Breach – Nextgov.com

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The agency’s manager for data science and exploration told Nextgov his team plans to use predictive analytics to foresee future cyberintrusions.

Source: Q: How the Postal Service Thinks It Can Predict the Next Cyber Breach – Nextgov.com

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November 4th, 2015 at 11:29 am

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November MTAC Agendas

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November 4th, 2015 at 10:38 am

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