Catalogers to Gain Temporary Postal Rate Relief
The Commission recognizes that the dates for implementation of all rate changes are determined by the Governors who must balance the needs of mailers and the Postal Service. We believe our recommendation appropriately acknowledges the recent passage of the Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act that underscores the potential benefits of providing the Postal Service with additional pricing flexibility.
The Postal Regulatory Commission is an independent federal agency comprised of five Presidentially-appointed and Senate-confirmed Commissioners, each serving terms of six years. The Chairman is designated by the President. In addition to Chairman Blair, the other four Commissioners are Mark Acton, Ruth Goldway, Tony Hammond, and Dawn Tisdale.