We all know we can send letters to people in other countries, but did you ever wonder how the Postal Service gets them there? It turns out, the Postal Service contracts with air carriers to fly the mail to other countries.
The U.S. Postal Service has always played a vital role in the American democratic process, but never more so than in the 2020 general election, when a global pandemic drove up the number of people voting by mail. A record-setting 160 million total ballots were cast, and the Postal Service delivered at least 135 million of them going to and coming from voters from September 1 through November 3.
Did you know the U.S. Postal Service plays a significant role in contributing to the health and wellness of the people it serves?