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H.R.2967 Innovate to Deliver Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Oct 03, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, U.S. Postal Service, and Labor Policy .

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    • Demise of U.S. Post Office Not What It Appears | Palo Alto Free Press - January 12, 2012 by Tony Ciampi - And HR 2967,Innovate to Deliver,would lift restrictions,thereby allowing the Postal Service to introduce new product lines and enter new markets. Sen. Max Baucus (D–Mont.),who is chairman of the Senate Finance Committee ...

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      As noted by Tony Ciampi on January 12, 2012, "And HR 2967,Innovate to Deliver,would lift restrictions,thereby allowing the Postal Service to introduce new product lines and enter new markets. Sen. Max Baucus (D–Mont.),who is chairman of the Senate Finance Committee ..." (/url?q=http://paloaltofreepress.com/demise-of-u-s-post-office-not-what-it-appears/&sa=U&ei=7xikT-2aNIuk8QTC4IC9CQ&ved=0CEwQmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNG9Iy7KHqd20t6TDUBcbVa2juqdjw)
    • Demise of U.S. Post Office Not What It Appears | Palo Alto Free Press - January 12, 2012 by Tony Ciampi - And HR 2967,Innovate to Deliver,would lift restrictions,thereby allowing the Postal Service to introduce new product lines and enter new markets. Sen. Max Baucus (D–Mont.),who is chairman of the Senate Finance Committee ...

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      As noted by Tony Ciampi on January 12, 2012, "And HR 2967,Innovate to Deliver,would lift restrictions,thereby allowing the Postal Service to introduce new product lines and enter new markets. Sen. Max Baucus (D–Mont.),who is chairman of the Senate Finance Committee ..." (/url?q=http://paloaltofreepress.com/demise-of-u-s-post-office-not-what-it-appears/&sa=U&ei=Vr-iT7eMOuKh2QWSjenYCA&ved=0CE0QmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNFRkpSuIGz5S1J5oG_knk8k_1EgUQ)
    • Demise of U.S. Post Office Not What It Appears | Palo Alto Free Press - January 12, 2012 by Tony Ciampi - And HR 2967,Innovate to Deliver,would lift restrictions,thereby allowing the Postal Service to introduce new product lines and enter new markets. Sen. Max Baucus (D–Mont.),who is chairman of the Senate Finance Committee ...

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      As noted by Tony Ciampi on January 12, 2012, "And HR 2967,Innovate to Deliver,would lift restrictions,thereby allowing the Postal Service to introduce new product lines and enter new markets. Sen. Max Baucus (D–Mont.),who is chairman of the Senate Finance Committee ..." (/url?q=http://paloaltofreepress.com/demise-of-u-s-post-office-not-what-it-appears/&sa=U&ei=unChT5acKMno2AWRovS5CQ&ved=0CE0QmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNHpebFUTEa3tCdLQGjLwsHUByvGHA)

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    • Cummings: Save the Postal Service Through Innovation - October 12, 2011 by Roll Call (subscription) - and I recently introduced the Innovate to Deliver Act, or the I2D Act (HR 2967). This bill would enable the Postal Service to meet its financial challenges by implementing reforms in three core areas: profitability, personnel and performance. ...

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      As noted by Roll Call (subscription) on October 12, 2011, " and I recently introduced the Innovate to Deliver Act, or the I2D Act (HR 2967). This bill would enable the Postal Service to meet its financial challenges by implementing reforms in three core areas: profitability, personnel and performance. ... " (http://www.rollcall.com/issues/57_41/elijah_cummings_save_postal_service_through_innovation-209411-1.html?pos=oopih)
    • Proposed Legislation Would Refund $6.9 Billion Postal Service Has Overpaid ... - September 21, 2011 by FedSmith.com - The "Innovate to Deliver" Act (HR 2967) implements reforms in three core areas: profitability, personnel, and performance. The Act gives the Postal Service the flexibility to update its business model and enter into new lines of business. ...

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      As noted by FedSmith.com on September 21, 2011, " The "Innovate to Deliver" Act (HR 2967) implements reforms in three core areas: profitability, personnel, and performance. The Act gives the Postal Service the flexibility to update its business model and enter into new lines of business. ... " (http://www.fedsmith.com/headline/18563/)
    • House Republicans hint that deal is possible over USPS “bailout” - September 21, 2011 by Post and Parcel - Cummings, along with Congressman Stephen Lynch of Massachusetts, has introduced yet another piece of legislation as an attempt to drive the process forward – HR 2967. It would authorise USPS to go into new lines of business like cheque cashing and new .

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      As noted by Post and Parcel on September 21, 2011, " Cummings, along with Congressman Stephen Lynch of Massachusetts, has introduced yet another piece of legislation as an attempt to drive the process forward – HR 2967. It would authorise USPS to go into new lines of business like cheque cashing and new ." (http://postandparcel.info/42372/news/house-republicans-hint-at-possible-deal-over-usps-bailout/)
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