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Part of a car caravan of postal employees has a sign on it asking Congress to approve emergency funding for the Postal Service, Tuesday, June 23, 2020, on Capitol Hill in Washington. The U.S. Postal Service’s famous motto — “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers” — is being tested like never before, by challenges that go well beyond the weather. Its finances have been devastated by the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Mail-in ballots thrust Postal Service into presidential race

Jun. 25, 2020 11:06 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service's famous motto — "Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers” — is being tested like never before, by challenges that go well beyond the weather. The coronavirus has devastated its finances. The Trump administration...

Vermont National Guard Sgt. Michael Menard grabs boxes of food and loads them onto people's vehicles at a Farmers to Families Food Box Distribution site at Brattleboro Union High School, in Brattleboro, Vt., on Wednesday, May 27, 2020. (Kristopher Radder/The Brattleboro Reformer via AP)

Vermont gov says to prepare for mail-in voting, decide later

May. 27, 2020 5:15 PM EDT

Vermont’s Republican Gov. Phil Scott said Wednesday he is in favor of preparing to hold the November election by mail, but he wants to wait until later in the year to determine if it's needed. Speaking at his regular COVID-19 news conference, Scott said he is not opposed philosophically to voting-by-mail...