Postmaster got $800,000 in pay, perks

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    Postmaster General John E. Potter recently warned that economic times are so dire that the U.S. Postal Service may end mail delivery one day a week and freeze executive salaries. But his personal fortunes are nonetheless rising thanks to 40 percent in pay raises since 2006, a $135,000 bonus last year and several perks usually reserved for corporate CEOs.

    http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/feb/17/in-hard-times-postmaster-earned-800000-in-pay-perk/

    He actually makes more than the President!
     
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    mhm... and postage increases again on May 11....
     
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    He got a raise even thought the USPS is losing money and cutting delivery and laying off.
     

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