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Postal Union Targets Staples Over Mail Services Program - The Boston Globe

A priceless example of USPS double talk:

"The Postal Service said it is not trying to privatize the US mail with the Staples contract. Spokeswoman Reid said customer traffic to post offices is declining and it makes sense for the agency to be located within retail stores that have small-business customers. At the same time, she said the postal service is looking to close some post offices."