Voting Blogs: OIG report recommends USPS develop Vote by Mail strategy | electionlineWeekly

August 21, 2015

The U.S. Postal Service is the largest self-funded agency of the U.S. government and is supported entirely by revenue from postage and products. Because of that, unlike most federal agencies that are always looking for ways to cut costs, the Postal Service is also always looking for ways to boost revenue. Therefore, with the increasing popularity of vote-by-mail, the Office of the Inspector General of the USPS (USPSOIG) set out to evaluate voting methods to identify opportunities to increase voting by mail and therefore revenues for an agency that has struggled under budget constraints and the changing mailing habits of Americans.  Read More: http://thevotingnews.com/oig-report-recommends-usps-develop-vote-by-mail-strategy-electionlineweekly/