Michael LaFaive, director of the Center’s Morey Fiscal Policy Initiative, told MLive that privatizing delivery of first-class mail would force the U.S. Post Office to become more competitive and cost-effective. The Post Office announced it would eliminate Saturday delivery beginning Aug. 1.

“How much is the public supposed to endure in terms of cost and service for this archaic system of delivering mail?” LaFaive said.

Stay Engaged

Receive our weekly emails!

Related Articles:

MEA Opposes Privatization In Schools But Practices It

Proposed Beer Tax Hike Would Hurt Brewers

Praise, Not Criticism for Companies That Follow Rules

Privatization Remains a Popular Practice with School Districts

Congress May Protect Private Pensions from State Bureaucrats

Seventy Percent of School Districts Contract Out for Food, Custodial or Transportation Services