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civilrights.org: 106 Civil Rights Groups Call for Robust Funding for U.S. Postal Service

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‘A vote against adequate, timely funding for the USPS is an anti-civil rights vote’FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Shin Inouye, [email protected], 202.869.0398WASHINGTON – Citing concerns about the financial insecurity facing the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a result of the COVID-19 crisis, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights and 105 other civil rights groups called on Congress to support robust funding for the agency in the next coronavirus response package.

“A vote against adequate, timely funding for the USPS is an anti-civil rights vote,” the groups wrote.

And their service during this pandemic has come at a cost and at great personal risk.

The USPS is an important employer of people of color and has served as one of the linchpins of many communities.

ProvincesDemocracy 21DemosDisability Rights Education & Defense Fund (DREDF)Equal Rights AdvocatesEquality North CarolinaFair Count, Inc.

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