U.S. Postal Service

Whistleblower: Tammy Baldwin Did Not Respond to Illegal Political Activity by Postal Workers

Union boss involved has donated to Wisconsin Democrat 11 times

The office of Democratic Sen. Tammy Baldwin (Wisc.) was the only office that failed to respond to complaints of postal workers illegally conducting political activity in Wisconsin during the 2016 campaign season for Democratic candidates, actions that left some postal offices in the state short on personnel, according to a whistleblower.

Undelivered Savings

Postal Service backtracks on commitment to change delivery schedule, prompting oversight hearing

The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform will hold a hearing on Wednesday in response to the Postal Service’s announcement last week that it will not go forward with a cost-cutting modification to its delivery schedule.

Farenthold to Chair New House Subcommittee

Sophomore Republican to oversee civil service, postal service

Rep. Blake Farenthold (R., Tex.) will chair a new subcommittee for the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, according to a source within the committee.