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Commentary | We’ll Need USPS Reform If Voting Goes Postal

Commentary | We’ll Need USPS Reform If Voting Goes Postal

  By James P. Pinkerton, Fox News Contributor  Two days of congressional hearings on the Postal Service—the Senate’s relatively sedate three-hour session on Friday, the House’s stormier five-and-a-half-hour session on Monday—have given us a remarkable glimpse into the checks and balances inherent in a public political system. Moreover, we have also seen the challenges facing the […]

Advisory: Mail will be delayed due to 101 closure

Advisory: Mail will be delayed due to 101 closure

Due to mudslides closing the 101 Freeway there will be a disruption in mail delivery in zip codes beginning with 930**.  The postal service is planning on work arounds which include sending trucks along the 5 freeway to the Goleta Center where most of the mail for the area is processed.   Please contact your local […]

The US Postal Service is Dying. Let it.

The US Postal Service is Dying. Let it.

. By Thomas L. Knapp   Like most monopolies, the US Postal Service isn’t interested in changing its business model. An enterprise hemorrhaging cash  in a free market would cut prices, improve service, look for new revenue streams, or simply close its doors. The USPS solution, as usual, is to raise prices and hope for […]