U.S. Postal Service says it’s finished ballot sweeps required by judge – National

The U.S. Postal Service on Wednesday disclosed it had found just 13 undelivered ballots in Pennsylvania after it completed required sweeps of mail processing facilities late Tuesday in about a dozen states. The Postal Service earlier on Tuesday had said it could not meet a 3 p.m. EST deadline that day to complete the […]

U.S. Postal Service agrees to reverse service changes that slowed delivery – National

The U.S. Postal Service agreed Wednesday to reverse changes that slowed mail service nationwide, settling a lawsuit filed by Montana Gov. Steve Bullock during the novel coronavirus pandemic that is expected to force many more people to vote by mail. The lawsuit filed against Postmaster General Louis DeJoy and the U.S. Postal Service on […]

U.S. election officials warn voters of ‘misleading’ mailers from postal service – National

A voter-outreach effort by the U.S. Postal Service drew a growing backlash on Monday as election officials in several states warned voters that the embattled agency was providing inaccurate information about how to vote in the Nov. 3 election. The statements by officials in West Virginia, Maryland, Utah and Washington state come after a […]

U.S. Postal Service leader Louis DeJoy subpoenaed by House over delivery delays

Louis DeJoy, a major donor to Republicans and President Donald Trump, took over the agency in June.

U.S. Postal chief Louis DeJoy has long leveraged connections, money

During its search for a new postmaster general, the U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors was presented with 53 candidates screened by an outside company. Not on the list: Louis DeJoy, who ultimately got the job.