Posts Tagged ‘Postmaster’

Postmaster General’s Pay Package Under Fire

$135,000 Performance Bonus, as Post Office May Cut Back on Service, Raises Eyebrows These are tough times for the post office, but not for the postmaster general. Even with stamp prices set to rise another two cents this May, the U.S. Postal Service is awash in red ink. In January, Postmaster General John Potter told […]


Big bucks: Postal bosses salaries give stamp cost hike a bad taste

At a time when the U.S. Postal Service is again raising the price of a stamp and considering ending mail delivery one day a week, revelation comes that Postmaster General John E. Potter received more than $800,000 in compensation and retirement benefits in 2008. At least four other postal officials got more than a quarter-million […]


Acting postmaster also manages Temple post office

Anthony Palomino, Temple postmaster, assumed the same role in Killeen last June when the original postmaster went on leave for an official assignment. Taking on the job of acting postmaster of Killeen has been no small feat. “Especially in the younger generation, a lot of people don’t even know what a postmaster is,” Palomino said. […]