US Postal Service http://tspr.org en Fighting Schemes to Privatize the USPS http://tspr.org/post/fighting-schemes-privatize-usps <p>In an effort to protect good jobs and community service against privatization schemes on Capitol Hill and the marketplace, Postal Workers this month called for a boycott of Staples office-supply stores. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 18:30:00 +0000 Bill Knight 48945 at http://tspr.org Fighting Schemes to Privatize the USPS WIU Issues Its Own Set of Postage Stamps http://tspr.org/post/wiu-issues-its-own-set-postage-stamps <p>A current series of US Postal Service stamps encourages people to think green. Meanwhile, Western Illinois University is using stamps to encourage people to think purple.</p><p>The university has printed sheets of stamps for first class letters and for postcards.&nbsp; You can see the designs in the photo that accompanies this story.</p><p>Brad Bainter, WIU Vice President of Advancement and Public Services, said the stamps are a marketing tool, not a fundraiser.</p> Mon, 02 Apr 2012 18:50:58 +0000 Rich Egger 12863 at http://tspr.org WIU Issues Its Own Set of Postage Stamps