Chuck Schumer Announces Senate Vote On $50 Billion USPS Upgrades

Federal legislation dedicating tens of billions in funding over the next ten years to the chronically cash-strapped US Postal Service will get a Senate vote Monday, Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced Sunday.

The Senate vote Monday evening will come after on Tuesday the House by a wide margin approved the equivalent measure to provide USPS with about $50 billion in financial relief over a decade and mandate that future retirees enroll in a federal government health insurance.

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Reuven Fenton and Sam Raskin