Aides say there has been talk of a boycott. But even though it’s being discussed among individual members, it’s unlikely to happen.
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“When you’re two months from an election… The American people are going to have their say very, very soon,” said Democratic Rep. Tom Malinowski.
“The U.S. Postal Service is a self-funding agency,” said Kevin Kosar, a fellow at American Enterprise Institute. “By law it should be paid whenever it provides delivery services."