The Consumer Postal Council champions world-class postal services by promoting programs and policies that increase productivity, transparency and eliminate distortions and inefficiencies caused by monopolies.

Federal decisionmakers are feeling considerable pressure to take action to rescue the Postal Service from its desperate financial situation.  But decades of Congressional interference has been a major reason the Service’s business plan is so broken, and the danger persists that, despite projections of $200 billion in cumulative losses if...