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Door-to-door mail delivery is about as American as apple pie. With the Postal Service facing billions of dollars in annual losses, that tradition could be virtually phased out by 2022 under a proposal in Congress.
The United States Postal Service wants to raise stamps to 50 cents and stop Saturday delivery. What they should do is double the postage on advertisement mail because the businesses can write it off on their income tax, and deliver mail on Monday, Wednesday and Friday only. If Christmas falls on Friday: too bad, you deliver mail. Why are we the ones that have to foot the bill every time big business loses money?
February 14, 2005