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Jul 01, 2020, 11:00 ET Hip-Hop: A Vibrant Stamp on the Culture

The U.S. Postal Service, together with the Universal Hip Hop Museum, today unveiled new Hip Hop stamps to celebrate the many facets of this popular...


Jun 13, 2020, 11:00 ET U.S. Postal Service Celebrates the Great Outdoors With New Forever Stamps

The U.S. Postal Service celebrates the many ways we appreciate the natural world with the release today of the new Enjoy the Great Outdoors stamps....


Jun 11, 2020, 09:30 ET U.S. Postal Service Releases Dog Attack National Rankings

The number of U.S. Postal Service (USPS) employees attacked by dogs nationwide fell to 5,803 in 2019 — more than 200 fewer than in 2018 and more than ...


Jun 11, 2020, 09:30 ET El Servicio Postal de Estados Unidos da a conocer las clasificaciones nacionales en lo que respecta a ataques de perros

La cifra de empleados del Servicio Postal de Estados Unidos (USPS) atacados por perros en todo el país descendió hasta 5,803 en 2019 — más de 200...


May 29, 2020, 12:15 ET U.S. Postal Service Provides Recommendations for Successful 2020 Election Mail Season

Today the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) released a letter that is being sent to local and state election officials and state party officials around the...


May 20, 2020, 09:31 ET Honoring Four of Harlem's Historic Voices

With a nod to the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s, the U.S. Postal Service on May 21 is issuing new postage stamps honoring the lives and legacies of ...


May 12, 2020, 09:32 ET American Gardens Stamps Available Nationwide Tomorrow

The natural beauty of American gardens is being celebrated by the U.S. Postal Service by issuing stamps that feature gardens ranging from botanical...


May 08, 2020, 09:00 ET U.S. Postal Service Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2020 Results

The U.S. Postal Service reported total revenue of $17.8 billion for the second quarter of fiscal 2020 (January 1, 2020 - March 31, 2020), an increase ...


May 06, 2020, 21:09 ET Board of Governors Announces Selection of Louis DeJoy to Serve as Nation's 75th Postmaster General

The Board of Governors of the United States Postal Service today announced its unanimous selection of Louis DeJoy to serve as the 75th Postmaster...


May 05, 2020, 09:00 ET U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors to Meet May 8

The U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors will meet in open session on May 8, 2020, at 9:00 a.m. ET. The Board is expected to discuss the following...


Apr 17, 2020, 10:00 ET Celebrate Earth Day with A New Forever Stamp; Available Nationwide Tomorrow

The U.S. Postal Service honors the 50th anniversary of Earth Day by putting its own stamp on raising awareness of our environment and the communities ...


Apr 15, 2020, 14:45 ET U.S. Postal Service Tops List Again as Americans' Favorite Federal Government Agency

Americans' opinion of the U.S. Postal Service remains highly positive, according to the results of a new survey. The Pew Research Center survey...


Apr 01, 2020, 07:30 ET New Boutonniere and Corsage Stamps Available Nationwide Tomorrow

Complementary in design, organic floral designs grace the newest stamps offered by the U.S. Postal Service. The Contemporary Boutonniere and Garden...


Mar 27, 2020, 11:00 ET U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors to Meet April 1

The U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors will meet in open session on April 1, 2020, at 12 noon ET. The Board is expected to discuss the following...


Mar 10, 2020, 11:00 ET U.S. Postal Service Recognized as 2020 Top Federal Agency for Multicultural Business Opportunities

The U.S. Postal Service is being honored as the top government agency for multicultural business opportunities by a leading national organization...


Mar 04, 2020, 11:15 ET U.S. Postal Service Honors American Icon and Golf Champion Arnold Palmer

The U.S. Postal Service issued the Arnold Palmer Commemorative Forever stamp today to honor the iconic golfer (1929–2016) who rose from humble...


Feb 25, 2020, 14:37 ET U.S. Postal Service to Issue Maine Statehood Forever Stamp March 15

What: The U.S. Postal Service celebrates the 200th anniversary of Maine statehood with a new Forever stamp. Maine became the 23rd state on March 15,...


Feb 21, 2020, 11:00 ET U.S. Postal Service Issues Wild Orchids Stamps

The U.S. Postal Service celebrates the striking beauty of wild orchids with the release of the Wild Orchids Forever stamps. Part of the largest...


Feb 14, 2020, 15:00 ET A New Stamp to Celebrate

The U.S. Postal Service today issued the Let's Celebrate! Forever stamp, giving customers a way to add extra fun and happiness to celebratory...


Feb 06, 2020, 16:15 ET U.S. Postal Service Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2020 Results

The U.S. Postal Service reported total revenue of $19.4 billion for the first quarter of fiscal 2020 (October 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019), a...


Jan 30, 2020, 11:00 ET U.S. Postal Service Salutes Pioneering Journalist Gwen Ifill

As the nation prepares to observe Black History Month, the U.S. Postal Service today issued the 43rd Black Heritage stamp, honoring one of America's...


Jan 27, 2020, 11:00 ET U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors to Meet Feb. 6

The U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors will meet Feb. 6, 2020, in open session at Postal Service headquarters, 475 L'Enfant Plaza, SW,...


Jan 23, 2020, 12:00 ET Love Is in the Mail

Love is celebrated with Made of Hearts, the latest stamp in the U.S. Postal Service's Love series, available now. This heart-filled design is just...


Jan 21, 2020, 10:12 ET U.S. Postal Service to Issue Wild Orchids Forever Stamp Feb. 21

What: The U.S. Postal Service celebrates the beauty of Wild Orchids with stamps of flowers that grow in the United States. The stamp art highlights...


Jan 17, 2020, 13:24 ET A New Stamp to Celebrate

What: In February 2020, the U.S. Postal Service will issue the Let's Celebrate! stamp for any joyous occasion. Whether celebrating a birthday, an...