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Call Ernst And Grassley About The Post Office

Donald Trump and his Republican Party have turned the Post Office into a major election year issue. Besides the effects their attempt at dismantling the USPS has on the election, their have been major effects on the delivery of medications … Continue reading

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Take Loebsack’s Post Office Survey!!

Urgent message from Rep. Dave Loebsack: The creed of the United States Postal Service, “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds,” is currently under attack. Recent … Continue reading

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Save The Post Office From Trump’s Path Of Destruction

Blog for Iowa has been posting about Republicans trying to dismantle the Post Office since before it was popular.  The evil GOP has been trying to close post offices for the past decade. Check out our previous articles about their … Continue reading

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Vote By Mail? What If There is No Post Office?

Very disturbing news coming out in recent days that the venerable US Postal Service (USPS) which has been on shaky financial legs since a 2006 law passed by a Republican congress and signed into law by George W. Bush forced the … Continue reading

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Will The Post Office Be Privatized Next Year?

Remember back in 2006 when a Republican Congress and a Republican president required the US Postal Service to pre-fund health care for retirees fo 75 years? Most of us thought it was crazy then and obviously set up to make … Continue reading

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Administration Trying To Gut Post Office?

Our Dear Leader often – very often – seems to act almost irrationally or motivated by what the latest Chiron scroll on the bottom of the screen of Fox News dictates him to do. One of his recent gambits has … Continue reading

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Loebsack: Rural Post Offices Will Remain Open

Dear Friend, In response to the numerous comments and complaints that the US Postal Service (USPS) received regarding Post Office closings, including the many times I shared Iowans’ and my own strong opposition to their plan, USPS has announced that … Continue reading

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Braley’s Post Office Bill Amendment Passed With Bipartisan Support

Today, Rep. Bruce Braley (IA-01) released the following statement as the US House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform considers the Postal Reform Act, a bill that, in part, allows the Postal Service to move forward with plans to close … Continue reading

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Why Would Steve King Oppose Your Local Post Office?

Before everyone carried cell phones 24-7 (not really that long ago), during RAGBRAI when our group of riders would find ourselves separated from one another, we always fell back on one fail-safe plan:   Meet At The Post Office. No matter … Continue reading

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Iowa Jobs, The Post Office And Terry Branstad.

We got yet another look into the workings of the mind of Terry Branstad last week. One day he takes out his line-item veto pen and undoes some work that the legislature battled and battled over before coming to an … Continue reading

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