"They want $25 billion for the post office. Now, they need that money in order to have the post office work so it can take all of these millions and millions of ballots," Trump said. "Now in the meantime, they aren't getting there. By the way, those are just two items. But if they don't get those two items that means you can't have universal mail-in voting, because they're not equipped to have it." … [Read more...] about Biden campaign accuses Trump of ‘sabotaging’ post office
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Multiple lawmakers on Thursday criticized Trump's comments. Rep. Jimmy GomezJimmy GomezHispanic Caucus asks for Department of Labor meeting on COVID in meatpacking plants Census director says he learned of Trump citizenship move 'when it was posted on the web' Hispanic Caucus requests meeting with private detention center CEOs MORE (D-Calif.) tweeted that Trump was "saying the quiet part loud," while Rep. Hakeem JeffriesHakeem Sekou JeffriesJeffries on Senate coronavirus bill: 'Totally irrelevant' Gohmert tests positive for COVID-19 The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - Brawls on Capitol Hill on Barr and COVID-19 MORE (D-N.Y.), a member of House Democratic leadership, said "the effort to destroy the Post Office is part of a continuing conspiracy to steal the election." … [Read more...] about Trump says no Post Office funding means Democrats ‘can’t have universal mail-in voting’
A similar process is at work with cash machines: banks are desperately shutting theirs (300 are closing every month) as cash usage collapses, and because they don’t want the bill for managing the last one left. His solution: the post office. It can be the core location for banking services in villages and towns vacated by the banks, and provide a guaranteed way for people to obtain cash wherever they are. But before we get there, can the Post Office find a way of making its stores and branches places someone might actually want to visit? … [Read more...] about How did we allow our post offices to become so grotty?
Post offices partnered with retailers is a successful model – for communities, retailers and, most importantly, customers. It makes our services more convenient and accessible: 93% of people in the UK live within just one mile of their nearest post office, and with 200,000 extra retail opening hours added across our branches, they’re open earlier, later, and on Sundays too. … [Read more...] about Post offices offer a first-class experience
“Now, they need that money in order to have Post Office work, so it can take all of these millions and millions of ballots,” Trump said. “But if they don’t get those items, that means you can’t have universal mail-in voting because they’re not equipped to have it.” … [Read more...] about Trump Says Gutting the Post Office ‘Means You Can’t Have Universal Mail-In Voting’