The Post Office Is Deactivating Mail Sorting Machines Ahead of the Election

The United States Postal Service is removing mail sorting machines from facilities around the country without any official explanation or reason given, Motherboard has learned through interviews with postal workers and union officials. In many cases, these are the same machines that would be tasked with sorting ballots, calling into question promises made by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy that the USPS has “ample capacity” to handle the predicted surge in mail-in ballots.

Motherboard identified 19 mail sorting machines from five processing facilities across the U.S. that either have already been removed or are scheduled to be in the near future. But the Postal Service operates hundreds of distribution facilities around the country, so it is not clear precisely how many machines are getting removed and for what purpose.

Even to local union officials, USPS has not announced any policy, explained why they are doing this, what will happen to the machines and the workers who use them. Nor has management provided a rationale for dismantling and removing the machines from the facility rather than merely not operating them when they’re not needed.

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Again waste waste waste think people

The Post Service is under the protection of the Constitution. How can this “upstart” PostMaster General disband the vital sorting machines…and what is he doing with them. Each one costs over $1Million. That is our Tax Dollars he is ridding the PO of. Clearly this is a purly political move on the part of Trump and this toady…this rich toady. He can bloody well pay us for those machines.

The post office gets NO tax dollars. Get your facts straight.

Sorry, they do. Periodically they have been given grants, paid by taxpayers

Get off the dementia train!

I call BS, they have been getting rid of the machines for awhile now. But nice try from the leftist point of view.

That’s not true, either.

Post Office removing sorting machines by Trump’s direction. So buy stamps now

They have been getting rid of these sorting machines for awhile. Get your facts straight.

Got a link with that info?

Ever notice that this Trump has nothing but LAWYERS in his Administration, along with what appears to be corrupt businessmen. Washington is filled with such people today. It only takes a few rotting apples to spoil the barrel folks. The Bar Association needs looking at in Washington.

Blah blah blah, get over it, Trump2020

Ever notice how many stupid lawsuits the dems bring? Of course Trump needs attorneys. EVERY.SINGLE.THING he does the dems file suit, start an impeachment or begin an investigation. I mean he was being targeted for impeachment before he even won the election. The Obama Administration (yes that is Obama and Biden) approved and were involved in spying on his campaign, falsifying documents and covering up this action for the past 4 years. Don’t believe me, do some research. Read up on Kevin Klinesmith and don’t think for a minute he acted alone…more is coming. The Steele Dossier is now debunked.… Read more »

The dbcs’s that are being removed are being used to make all the remaining machines 2 stackers longer

Closing more again

Rotten to the core!!

The PO has been getting rid of this type of machinery for awhile. Nothing to do with the elections. Get off your high Democratic Horse and get your facts together!

Okay, while I’m still on my horse. Plz give me your info link on how long this has been going on and why

Look it up yourself you lazy pos. These machines were planned to be moved or decommissioned since 2019.

Lets talk about the democrats cheating the elections in New Jersey…Really, sending everyone a ballot. Talk about cheating!

Mail in ballots are being sent to all Voters, not every person!