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S.1853 Postal Service Protection Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Nov 10, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

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    • Sanders' Provisions Added to Senate Postal bill S.1789 | - April 18, 2012 by Presort.com - Sanders' Bill Addresses USPS Crisis Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) recently introduced the Postal Service Protection Act (S. 1853 [PDF]), a bill that would go a long way toward resolving the USPS financial crisis, Legislative and .

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      As noted by Presort.com on April 18, 2012, "Sanders' Bill Addresses USPS Crisis Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) recently introduced the Postal Service Protection Act (S. 1853 [PDF]), a bill that would go a long way toward resolving the USPS financial crisis, Legislative and ." (/url?q=http://www.presort.com/2012/04/17/sanders-provisions-added-to-senate-postal-bill-s-1789/&sa=U&ei=v8aWT8_3B4no2QWB8IyUAQ&ved=0CD4QmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNEWSfvoDdLUZx_-QdZ1PM-85SFNoA)
    • Sanders' Provisions Added to Senate Postal bill S.1789 | - April 18, 2012 by Presort.com - Sanders' Bill Addresses USPS Crisis Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) recently introduced the Postal Service Protection Act (S. 1853 [PDF]), a bill that would go a long way toward resolving the USPS financial crisis, Legislative and .

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      As noted by Presort.com on April 18, 2012, "Sanders' Bill Addresses USPS Crisis Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) recently introduced the Postal Service Protection Act (S. 1853 [PDF]), a bill that would go a long way toward resolving the USPS financial crisis, Legislative and ." (/url?q=http://www.presort.com/2012/04/17/sanders-provisions-added-to-senate-postal-bill-s-1789/&sa=U&ei=74CVT4afI8rs2QXmzJDEDQ&ved=0CDoQmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNEjwxYIZ8CrZIG6bEgu6n8P33-uYg)
    • Sanders' Provisions Added to Senate Postal bill S.1789 | - April 18, 2012 by Presort.com - Sanders' Bill Addresses USPS Crisis Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) recently introduced the Postal Service Protection Act (S. 1853 [PDF]), a bill that would go a long way toward resolving the USPS financial crisis, Legislative and .

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      As noted by Presort.com on April 18, 2012, "Sanders' Bill Addresses USPS Crisis Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) recently introduced the Postal Service Protection Act (S. 1853 [PDF]), a bill that would go a long way toward resolving the USPS financial crisis, Legislative and ." (/url?q=http://www.presort.com/2012/04/17/sanders-provisions-added-to-senate-postal-bill-s-1789/&sa=U&ei=dySUT62qC6qG2gX16LTtBA&ved=0CD4QmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNE6Vqt_Kgc796-fQi49gq-4f7ARxw)

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    • Hidden narratives of torture - July 06, 2012 by phys.org - This organisation had been established by a leading Madras political activist and merchant named Gazulu Lakshminarasu Chetty to advocate for government reform and speak out about injustices during the run-up to the Company’s 1853 Charter renewal.

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      As noted by phys.org on July 06, 2012, "This organisation had been established by a leading Madras political activist and merchant named Gazulu Lakshminarasu Chetty to advocate for government reform and speak out about injustices during the run-up to the Company’s 1853 Charter renewal." (http://phys.org/news/2012-07-hidden-narratives-torture.html)
    • Credit Suisse (Eur) Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Xstrata Plc - July 04, 2012 by Bloomberg - Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Xstrata Plc RNS Number : 9071G Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 04 July 2012    FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER ...

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      As noted by Bloomberg on July 04, 2012, "Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Xstrata Plc RNS Number : 9071G Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 04 July 2012    FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER ..." (http://www.bloomberg.com/article/2012-07-04/arW0tyWJJhEM.html)
    • Letters to editor: May 30 - May 30, 2012 by Lexington Herald-Leader - Two bills in Congress, HR 3591 and S 1853, both titled "The Postal Service Protection Act," contain all the components to return USPS to profitability. There are no taxpayer dollars involved, just access to USPS dollars. Cutting service to our ...

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      As noted by Lexington Herald-Leader on May 30, 2012, "Two bills in Congress, HR 3591 and S 1853, both titled "The Postal Service Protection Act," contain all the components to return USPS to profitability. There are no taxpayer dollars involved, just access to USPS dollars. Cutting service to our ..." (http://www.kentucky.com/2012/05/30/2205489/letters-to-editor-may-30.html)
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