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      Postal Service legislation likely to push soon

      Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings is one of a group of lawmakers that are trying to push through legislation that would overhaul how the United States Postal service does business, Federal Times reports.

      Cummings and Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., say they're close to producing a bill that would bring about several changes to the fledgling system, which officials say is losing money hand over fist.

      The legislation comes just more than a week after the USPS backed off plans to end Saturday mail service nationwide, a move they said would have saved the agency $2 billion.

      READ MORE at federaltimes.com.