American Society of Magazine Editors

House Oversight Committee Holds Hearing on Postal Reform

On July 17, The House of Representatives Oversight and Government Reform Committee held a hearing entitled, “A Path Forward on Postal Reform”.  Testifying on behalf of MPA and the rest of the mailing industry was Joel Quadracci, Chairman, President and CEO of Quad Graphics, one of the largest printers of magazine media.

To read this thoughtful and well-received testimony, which describes the need for significant cost cutting and restructuring reforms at the Postal Service and which details the potential devastating effects of excessive postage rate increases as a “solution” to the Postal Service’s financial difficulties, click here.