USPS: Tennessee employees become citizens

It was a moment Tsvetelina Padezhka and her husband, Lyubomir Padezhki, had long worked toward. The Tennessee residents recently recited the oath of allegiance to the United States during a ceremony at a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services office, completing a final step in their journey to become American citizens. “It’s a dream come true,”…

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South Carolina postal employee becomes U.S. citizen

Adrian Scott’s supervisor was surprised when he asked for a day off recently. Scott, a rural carrier associate at Fairfield Station on Hilton Head Island, SC, usually accepts all available work assignments. He initially didn’t explain why he was unable to work — but as the day approached, he couldn’t contain his enthusiasm. After months…

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USPS tells entrepreneurs that American citizens aren’t their customers

It sounded like a great idea, but perhaps it was too good — at least from one perspective. Evan Baehr and Will Davis left their staff jobs on Capitol Hill and enrolled at Harvard Business School, hoping to find private-sector solutions to chronic inefficiencies in the public sector. They decided to rethink the US Postal…

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