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Response to TM99 (Reply #53)

Mon Feb 18, 2013, 06:06 PM

54. Perspective is not reality

The reality, is for 200 years the Post Office has been able to pass along losses in rural areas of the nation to more urban customers. Those urban customers now have an alternative that is free and instantaneous. Mail volume is plummeting.

In the 10 years I worked for the Post Office volume fell every year. We lost over 200,000 employees BEFORE the Congressional cluster "f" of pension pre-funding in 2006.

By all means get the asshats in Congress out of the way, but let us also stay out of the way of the Post Office making the changes they must make in order to survive.

If the Post Office is broken up it will never be put back together, and rural people like myself will lose the most the fastest.

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