Have all federal agencies use the USPS to ship everything possible through Priority Flat Rate unless absolutely necessary to use overnight. Then use the Express Service through the Post Office. They're cheaper than any of the express services, and you can print out the signature form online.
Save over $1,000,000,000.00 average per year! The recent census cost around 13 billion dollars and although there would be an expense related to preping and utilizing the USPS they are already on location in communities across the country. Imagine the training, hiring, salary, and other costs associated with Census.
2nd I think it would be prudent in this day and age to combined the Postal Service with the Census and allow them to share information so we can have a more accurate census without spending so much money to have folks walk around doing so when we already... more »
Why are we not using the US Postal Service?
Why are we using UPS and FedEx to ship packages, when we have the postal service that is perfectly capable to handle our needs?
Not only will using the US Postal Service save the government money, but I believe that the US Postal Service will do an even better job than their commercial competitors that we are currently using.