Tag: usps

Maria Elvira Salazar Wants USPS to Crack Down on Check Washing in Miami

This week, U.S. Rep. Maria Elvira Salazar, R-Fla., wrote to United States Postal Service (USPS) Chief Postal Inspector Gary Barksdale about “the increase of check washing cases in Miami.” The congresswoman wrote Barksdale about the...

Matt Gaetz Wants to Name Post Office After WW2 Heroes Doolittle Raiders

Gaetz introduced the ‘‘Doolittle Raiders Post Office Building” bill this week in commemoration of the 79th anniversary of the Doolittle Raid during World War II.

Stephanie Murphy: USPS Needs to Continue Door Delivery for Homes and Offices

This week, U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., showcased her resolution having the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) continue door delivery for both homes and businesses.

Charlie Crist Urges Postmaster General to Offer More Reflective Gear, Flashlights to USPS Employees

U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla., write U.S. Postmaster General Louis DeJoy on the matter this week. 

Party Lines Mostly Hold in Florida Delegation as House Backs Sending $25 Million to...

Every Democrat from the Sunshine State voted in favor of the proposal and they were joined by U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla. Other Republicans from the Florida delegation voted against the proposal though Florida Republican U.S. Reps. Mario Diaz-Balart, Ross Spano and Greg Steube did not vote. 

Alcee Hastings Wants More Funds for the US Postal Service to Expand Vote-by-Mail Systems

At the end of last week, U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings, D-Fla., wrote U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-NY, advocating for additional funding for the United States Postal Service (USPS) “in anticipation of the increased demand on the USPS as more states and jurisdictions allow vote-by-mail ballots in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.”