Postal Information

The United States Postal Service: An Insight Into Its Operations

The United States Postal Service (USPS) traces its roots to 1775 during the Second Continental Congress, when Benjamin Franklin was appointed the first postmaster general. The cabinet-level Department of the Post Office was established in 1792 from Franklin’s operation and transformed into its current state in 1971 under the Postal Reorganization Act. As an independent […]