shallow focus photography of gray mailbox

In the article, “Post Office Panic” by Patricia Smith, Postal services have been having difficulties with their businesses due to the pandemic currently which has raised concerns about the election.  Since there have been delays with shipments, people are concerned that the ballots will not be counted in time of the election.  The President, Trump, started resenting the Postal Service because of this, granting them no additional funding.  Democrats argue Trump’s actions are to discourage others from doing mail-voting as they’ll assume it won’t be on time for the election.  Postal Services are depended by Americans to deliver paychecks, medicines, and other products, which makes their importance extremely significant.  

This current issue should be that Postal Services are being defunded, not so much the delay of the products.  Postal Services are doing their job to the best of their ability, they can’t control the effects of a pandemic or the amount of time it takes for them to receive a product.  They thoroughly do their job to the best of their ability and they shouldn’t pay the consequences for something they aren’t capable of controlling.

What do you think about this occurring issue?

image_printPrint

Authors

Tags:
0 Comments

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Youth Voices is an open publishing platform for youth. The site is organized by teachers with support from the National Writing Project. Opinions expressed by writers are their own.

CC BY-SA 4.0All work on Youth Voices is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License

CONTACT US

We welcome new members. You can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Sending
Missions on Youth Voices
or

Log in with your credentials

or    

Forgot your details?

or

Create Account