Decision of Board of Governors to Replace Postmaster General: Joint Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Postal Operations and Services and the Subcommittee on Postal Personnel and Modernization of the Committee on Post Office and Civil Service, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, Second Session, February 5, 1986

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Page 70 - Postmaster General United States Postal Service 475 L' Enfant Plaza, SW Washington, DC 20260-0010 Dear Mr.
Page 5 - Mr. Chairman, that concludes my prepared statement I would be happy to answer any questions at this time.
Page 7 - I would like to acknowledge the presence of the chairman of the full committee, the gentleman from Florida, Mr.
Page 16 - Administration proposes to stop reimbursing the Postal Service for losses in revenue associated with carrying certain categories of mail at free or reduced rates beginning in 1986. However, legislation will be proposed to enable the Postal Service itself to continue the subsidy for most existing subsidized mailers.
Page 64 - Except as otherwise provided by law, the resolutions of the Governors and the Board of Governors of the United States Postal Service and the bylaws of the Board of Governors take precedence over all regulations issued by other authority. (c) The adoption, by reference or...
Page 77 - No lay-offs or reduction in force," says it is agreed bv the emplover that no work force will be laid off on an involuntary basis during this agreement.
Page 16 - The budget proposes to terminate in 1986 the Federal appropriation that reimburses the Postal Service for losses in revenue associated with carrying certain categories of mail at free and reduced rates beginning in 1986. However, legislation will be proposed that will enable the Postal Service itself to continue the subsidy for most existing subsidized mailers.
Page 70 - Act, this Committee must report Its views and recommendations to the Committee on the Budget not later than February 25, 1986. Because of this urgency, and because of the gravity of the postal issues raised by the President's budget, I would appreciate your responding to my request as expeditlously as possible.
Page 3 - ... and a half. We have Mr. Buyer, who is a member both of the Veterans Committee and the National Security Committee and also a Gulf war veteran who has been at the forefront of this issue for as long as it has been an issue since 1991, and I appreciate your participation today, Mr. Buyer. Mr. BUYER. Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I have an opening statement, if I may. Mr. Chairman and members of the subcommittee, thank you very much for allowing me to make part in these hearings. I also believe that...
Page 70 - Issues: the effect of increasing Postal Service payments to the Civil Service Retirement Fund from 7 percent to 9 percent; the impact on the Postal Service of the President's other civil service retirement "reform...

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